Tennis: Albert Ramos-Vinolas survives first-round scare in Barcelona
April 21, 2021
BARCELONA (Reuters) – Albert Ramos-Vinolas eked out in a win in the first round of his hometown event, beating Denmark's Holger Rune 6-7 (2), 6-1, 7-6 (2) at the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell on Tuesday.
April 6, 2021
After Miami high, Barty ready for slow transition to clay
(Reuters) - Ash Barty is pleased with how her body coped with tough conditions during her successful title defence at the Miami Open but the world number one is being careful not to rush things as she transitions to the clay season in Charleston this week.
March 30, 2021
Murray ponders life after tennis
PARIS (Reuters) - Britain’s Andy Murray would be interesting in becoming a caddy on a professional golf tour or getting soccer coaching qualifications after he retires from tennis, the former world number one said.
February 17, 2021
No Ash Wednesday as Barty's bid ends in quarter-finals
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - World number one Ash Barty’s dream of become the first homegrown Australian Open champion since 1978 ended in an extraordinary 1-6 6-3 6-2 quarter-final loss to Karolina Muchova on Wednesday.
February 15, 2021
Tennis: American Pegula continues dream run at Australian Open
MELBOURNE (Reuters) – American Jessica Pegula continued her dream run at the Australian Open on Monday by claiming a 6-4 3-6 6-3 win over fifth seed Elina Svitolina to reach the quarter-finals.
February 6, 2021
Tennis: Jittery reigning champion Kenin brushes off leg injury concerns
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Sofia Kenin admitted she was still struggling to control her nerves ahead of her Australian Open title defence but said a leg injury that affected her in a warm-up defeat had cleared up.
November 21, 2020
Djokovic backs domestic abuse policy in tennis
LONDON (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic said tennis authorities could adopt clearer policies on domestic abuse in light of allegations made against US Open runner-up Alexander Zverev by his ex-girlfriend.