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ITF, 4 Grand Slams join USD 3 lakh to support wheelchair tennis
London [UK], June 1 (ANI): The International Tennis Federation (ITF) and four Grand Slam tournaments have come together to pledge over USD 3,00,000 in financial support for wheelchair tennis.
Combating COVID-19: Novak Djokovic Foundation donates ventilators to hospital
New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): As the world continues to grapple with coronavirus pandemic, Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic's foundation has donated five ventilators and clinical monitors to a general hospital in Krusevac, Serbia.
Nehwal, Kashyap, Praneeth lash out on BWF for revamped 2020 calendar

New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap, Saina Nehwal and Sai Praneeth on Friday lashed out at the revamped tournament calendar announced by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) for the remaining 2020 season following disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19: ITF plans on new relief fund to support lower-ranked players
London [UK], May 19 (ANI): The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has said that it is working on including a new relief fund for the lower-ranked players who have been impacted by coronavirus pandemic.
Virat is the best while chasing targets: AB de Villiers
London [UK], May 12 (ANI): Former South Africa skipper AB de Villiers has said that Virat Kohli is the best cricketer he has seen while chasing targets.
COVID-19: Tennis player relief programme raises USD 6 million
London [UK], May 6 (ANI): The governing bodies of world tennis have raised USD 6 million to create a Player Relief Programme that will assist sportsperson hardest hit by the coronavirus crisis.
Boris Becker supports merger of ATP, WTA; joint organisation would be "next big step"
London [UK], May 1 (ANI): Former German tennis professional Boris Becker on Friday welcomed Swiss star Roger Federer's suggestion of merging the men's governing body (ATP) and the women's organisation (WTA).
Boris Becker urges tennis bodies to come together in COVID-19 crisis
London [UK], May 1 (ANI): Tennis legend and Laureus Academy Member Boris Becker has warned that his sport is in crisis due to COVID-19 and has urged governing bodies to come together to find a solution.
2020 Odlum Brown VanOpen tennis tournament postponed due to coronavirus pandemic
West Vancouver [Canada], April 25 (ANI): The organisers of the Odlum Brown VanOpen on Friday postponed the tournament to 2021 as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc all over the world.
COVID-19: Rafael Nadal turns chef amid lockdown
Porto Cristo [Spain], April 14 (ANI): As the sporting action across the world has come to a halt due to coronavirus pandemic, Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal has been keeping his fans up to date with his indoor activities.
COVID-19: Women's Tennis Association postpones Rogers Cup until 2021

Florida [US], April 12 (ANI): The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has announced the postponement of the Rogers Cup, scheduled to take place in August this year in Montreal, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

ITF president takes 30 percent pay cut amid coronavirus pandemic
London [UK], April 10 (ANI): The International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced that its president, David Haggerty, has voluntarily taken a 30 percent pay cut for the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Containing Corona: Federer's #StayAtHome is totally cool
New Delhi [India], April 7 (ANI): As the whole sporting action across the world has come to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic, Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer on Tuesday was seen spending his time doing a small tennis drill.
COVID-19: USTA asks people to take a break from tennis

New York [USA], April 4 (ANI): The United States Tennis Association on Friday (local time) advised people not to play tennis during the coronavirus pandemic.

Will miss playing in Wimbledon: Coco Gauff

New Delhi [India], Apr 2 (ANI): Reacting on Wimbledon 2020 cancellation due to the coronavirus pandemic, tennis player Coco Gauff said the news left her heartbroken as she will miss playing in the competition.

Halep expresses sadness at cancellation of Wimbledon amid COVID-19

New Delhi [India], Apr 2 (ANI): Romanian tennis player and defending champion Simona Halep stated that she was "sad to hear" about the cancellation of Wimbledon 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19: Roger Federer left 'devastated' as Wimbledon gets cancelled
New Delhi [India], Apr 2 (ANI): As Wimbledon 2020 got cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer expressed his disappointment for not being able to play one of his favourite tournaments.
Practicing Social Distancing: Federer shows off his trick shots
New Delhi [India], Mar 31 (ANI): As the whole sporting action has come to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic, Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer on Monday (local time) was seen practicing his trademark trick shot.
David Warner uses tennis ball to better his catching skills

New Delhi [India], Mar 24 (ANI): Australian opening batsman David Warner was on Tuesday seen trying to perfect his catching skills by using a tennis ball as the whole world has been sent in a lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Helping to end this global crisis is the highest priority: WTA Chairman
Florida [USA], Mar 23 (ANI): As the coronavirus continues to sweep the globe, Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Chairman and CEO, Steve Simon, said helping to end this 'global crisis' is their 'highest priority'.