Tennis

Sun 29 Mar 2020

‘Take it seriously’: Locked in de Minaur warning

premium_icon ‘Take it seriously’: Locked in de Minaur warning

Stranded in Spain, top-ranked Aussie tennis star Alex de Minaur has served up a dire warning for anyone not taking the COVID-19 pandemic seriously: ‘You don’t want to...

Thu 26 Mar 2020

Former tennis star child rapist ‘to be freed early’

premium_icon Former tennis star child rapist ‘to be freed early’

A former Aussie tennis star will walk free from jail after serving just half his sentence for child rape charges, after psychologists ruled that he had learnt his...

Wimbledon may not be held in 2020

premium_icon Wimbledon may not be held in 2020

The All England Club says it will decide at an emergency meeting next week whether or not to postpone Wimbledon.

Tue 24 Mar 2020

Female stars bombarded during quarantine

Female stars bombarded during quarantine

Isolation is making people “horny” but also creative as Eugenie Bouchard and Paige Spiranac reveal the extra attention they’re receiving.

Sun 22 Mar 2020

Federer makes desperate plea amid pandemic

Federer makes desperate plea amid pandemic

As the death toll in Switzerland rises to 43, tennis superstar Roger Federer has spoken about the coronavirus outbreak for the first time.

Thu 19 Mar 2020

Isolated Genie just can’t help herself

Isolated Genie just can’t help herself

The tennis world’s biggest tease has opened the floodgates to a stream of personal requests after quickly tiring of self-isolation.

‘This is madness’: Tennis world in turmoil

‘This is madness’: Tennis world in turmoil

French Open organisers have been slammed for miscommunication and creating scheduling conflicts after the Grand Slam tournament was postponed.

Wed 18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus causes French Open chaos

Coronavirus causes French Open chaos

Ash Barty’s French Open title defence is under threat as the global coronavirus pandemic hits the sporting world including the NBA where four more stars have tested...

Mon 16 Mar 2020

‘I have all the symptoms’: Tomic in lockdown

premium_icon ‘I have all the symptoms’: Tomic in lockdown

Bernard Tomic is the latest Australian athlete to display symptoms of coronavirus, with the former junior star, who is now in isolation, believing he picked it up while...

Tue 10 Mar 2020

Coronavirus cancellation leaves tennis in limbo

premium_icon Coronavirus cancellation leaves tennis in limbo

Australian coach Darren Cahill says tennis circuit is in limbo after a tournament regarded as the sport’s fifth Grand Slam was cancelled due to coronavirus.

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