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British tennis chiefs to vote against Davis Cup reform

A decision on the proposals made by International Tennis Federation chief David Haggerty will be taken on Thursday in Orlando.


LTA will vote 'No' on proposed changes to the Davis Cup format, in defiance of the All England Club

In the boldest move of his reign to date, Scott Lloyd – who took over as the Lawn Tennis Association’s chief executive at the start of the year – has …


Novak Djokovic, U.S. Open Champ Sloane Stephens Win in Cincinnati

MASON, Ohio (AP) Novak Djokovic completed his comeback from elbow surgery by winning Wimbledon for the fourth time. He's inching closer to one of the …


Roger Federer: The one rule Swiss legend would change in tennis

Federer returned to competitive action overnight as he cruised to a 6-4, 6-4 win over Peter Gojowczyk in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters. …


Bhupathi predicts a rewarding campaign

Indian Davis Cup captain Mahesh Bhupathi expects the Indian tennis contingent to return with a bagful of medals from the upcoming Jakarta Asian Games.<p>…

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Andy Murray is wrong about five-set tennis – but things need to change

Sport reporter<p>Andy Murray has sparked fresh debate regarding best-of-five sets tennis by claiming his own view had been shifted during his stint in …


Eye on Tennis: Nitin Kannamwar aims for high standard

The main aspect of the initiative would be that a Chief Evaluator, with two assistants, would be speaking to the officials as they come off the court …


Uncovered: Federer On Breaking Through, Rivalries, The Mental Game & More | Video Search Results | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Video Channels<p>Select a Channel<p>All Channels ATP Heritage Media Beyond The Numbers Challenger Classic Moments Coaching Doubles Highlights Hot Shot …


Five things to watch out for today

The Supreme Court is likely to issue orders on timelines for publication of the final Assam's National Register of Citizens. Earlier this week, the C

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Roger Federer floats massive rule change for men's tour

If Roger Federer were in charge of the men’s tennis tour, he would immediately reverse a 12-year-old rule change and reintroduce best-of-five-set …


Asian Games 2018, Indian player profiles: Tennis

Meet all the members of the Indian tennis squad in Jakarta and Palembang.<p>The 18th edition of Asian Games is set to begin in Jakarta and Palembang on …


Indians place righthander Trevor Bauer on 10-day disabled list

The 27-year-old righthander is 12-6 with a 2.22 ERA in 25 starts, and second in the AL with 214 strikeouts.


Tennis Podcast: Stefanos Tsitsipas comes of age in Canada

Simona Halep and Rafael Nadal left with the titles, but it was Stefanos Tsitsipas who generated the most buzz at last week’s Rogers Cup in Canada. On the Tennis Podcast, presenter Catherine Whitaker (Eurosport, Amazon Prime) is joined by Charlie Eccleshare of <i>Telegraph Sport</i> to look back on the …


San Antonio Sports hoping the Freeman Coliseum will host the Davis Cup Final

San Antonio could host the Davis Cup final, pegged as "The World Cup of Tennis."

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Davis Cup: Proposed revamp will kill event, says German tennis boss

Plans to revamp the Davis Cup to create an 18-nation World Cup of Tennis Finals will "kill" the competition, says a German Tennis Federation (DTB) boss.


Game, Set and Match podcast - August 14 - Davis Cup naming

This week on the Game Set and Match tennis podcast Radio sport commentator Matt Brown is joined by Tennis NZ High Performance Manager Simon Rea to …


Sunil Chhetri adjudged 'Best Sportsperson' by Calcutta Sports Journalists' Club

India football captain Sunil Chhetri was on Monday adjudged the country's 'Best Sportsperson of the Year' by the Calcutta Sports Journalists' …


Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati Masters

TORONTO (CANADA) (AFP) -<p>World number one Rafael Nadal on Sunday withdrew from next week's ATP Cincinnati Masters event as he prepares for this month's US Open.<p>The 32-year-old scooped the 80th title of his career earlier Sunday with victory at the Toronto Masters.<p>However the Spaniard said in a …


Confidence for Tsitsipas easy to come by after charging through Rogers Cup

Stefanos Tsitsipas’ belief in himself probably has never been stronger, and considering his terrific play this week, that’s not really a …


Nadal to face birthday boy Tsitsipas in Canadian final

Rafael Nadal's bid to win a maiden ATP Masters series title on hard court continues, as the Spaniard saw off Karen Khachanov to reach the Rogers Cup …


Davis Cup war exposes dark underside of ITF

Where do we even start with the mess of accusations of infighting, personal grievances and naked ambition that is about to unfold in Orlando this week, under the guise of the International Tennis Federation’s annual general meeting?<p>Tennis is generally seen as a rarefied, cucumber-sandwiches sport. …


Qualifying rounds of KP Independence Day Tennis begins, 120 players turn-up

PESHAWAR, Aug 10 (APP):The Qualifying Round of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Independence Day Tennis Tournament got under way here at Synthetic Courts of …


Nine unveils dynamic new tennis commentary lineup

American tennis legend John McEnroe will spearhead a dynamic new commentary team for Australia’s tennis coverage after Nine on Thursday announced the …


Tennis Europe's Vladimir Dmitriev launches attack on ITF president David Haggerty ahead of vote on Davis Cup future

A bitter row at the heart of tennis took another twist yesterday, as International Tennis Federation president David Haggerty was accused of keeping …


Djokovic: World Team Cup Will Be Revolutionary

During his term as ATP Player Council president <b>Novak Djokovic</b> has advocated for more Grand Slam prize money and smarter scheduling.<p>The Wimbledon …


Baseline: Baseline Birthday: Federer celebrates 37th birthday

Roger Federer holding the Australian Open trophy. (AP Photo)<p>Roger Federer, the man, the myth, the G.O.A.T, turned 37 on Wednesday. Since 1981, the …


Kats coach named to UTRGV Hall of Fame

<b>EDINBURG -</b> Sam Houston women’s tennis head coach Rob Hubbard will be one of six 2019 inductees to the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) …

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Novak Djokovic bats for format change in Davis Cup, says revamp much needed

Madrid and Lille are the two cities in the race to host the revamped Davis Cup in 2019.<p>Reigning Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic says he is in …


Djokovic beats Polansky, Del Potro withdraws from Rogers Cup

TORONTO (AP) — Four-time champion Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round of the Rogers Cup on Wednesday, defeating Canadian wild card Peter …


Court says soccer's Maradona can pursue ex-wife case in US

MIAMI (AP) — Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona can pursue a lawsuit in the U.S. against his ex-wife claiming she misappropriated some of his money to buy Florida real estate, an appeals court ruled Wednesday.<p>The state 3rd District Court of Appeal decided that a lower court correctly refused to …

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