Bianca Andreescu’s Extended Time Out From Tennis Served Well

[ad_1] ROME — Bianca Andreescu’s first Italian Open tournament came to an understandable halt in the quarterfinals against Iga Swiatek, a steamroller disguised as a tennis star. But despite being unable to prevent top-ranked Swiatek from extending his streak to 26 games, Andreescu nevertheless took his place under the Roman sun with a wide smile …

Bianca Andreescu’s Extended Time Out From Tennis Served Well

[ad_1] ROME — Bianca Andreescu’s first Italian Open tournament came to an understandable halt in the quarterfinals against Iga Swiatek, a steamroller disguised as a tennis star. But despite being unable to prevent top-ranked Swiatek from extending his streak to 26 games, Andreescu nevertheless took his place under the Roman sun with a wide smile …

Racket Smashing in Tennis Gets Out of Control

[ad_1] After blowing out a golden opportunity to break his opponent’s serve in the second set of Monday’s Miami Open game, rising American star Jenson Brooksby hit his foot several times with his racket in frustration. For Brooksby, who survived automatic disqualification earlier in the tournament, it was a breakthrough for Brooksby, whom many tennis …

A Shot of Optimism for American Men’s Tennis at Indian Wells

[ad_1] This is not a takeover: Almost all of the Top 10 remained in Europe, with Felix Auger-Aliassime from Canada as the sole mediator. But this is progress and there seems to be a significant upswing. “I think that’s true,” said Patrick McEnroe, ESPN analyst, former professional player, and USA Davis Cup captain. “I think …

A Shot of Optimism for American Men’s Tennis at Indian Wells

[ad_1] This is not a takeover: Almost all of the Top 10 remained in Europe, with Felix Auger-Aliassime from Canada as the sole mediator. But this is progress and there seems to be a significant upswing. “I think that’s true,” said Patrick McEnroe, ESPN analyst, former professional player, and USA Davis Cup captain. “I think …

Ukrainian Tennis Stars Take Their Struggle To Court At Indian Wells

[ad_1] “I remember how united everyone was, and I remember it was a huge mistake when we changed the government and the man decided that we would finally want to join him in eight years,” Kostyuk said. , referring to Russian President Vladimir V. Putin. Kostyuk and Zanevska, whose parents remained in Odessa, said they …

Tennis Suspends Russia and Belarus, But Will Allow Their Players

[ad_1] Organizations that oversee professional tennis will ban Russia and Belarus from competing in team events, but will allow players from these countries to participate in tournaments without any national identity. The statement on Tuesday came a day later. The International Olympic Committee recommended that sports organizations banned Russian and Belarusian athletes from events. Other …