• September 18, 2021

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U.S. Open to use electronic line-calling technology on all tennis courts

U.S. Open to use electronic line-calling technology on all tennis courts

Novak Djokovic does not need to worry about accidentally hitting a U.S. Open line judge with a tennis ball between points this year because there won’t be any line judges — chair umpires will be…

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2021 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells rescheduled for October

2021 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells rescheduled for October

The 2021 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, frequently referred to as tennis’ “fifth major,” has been rearranged for October. Initially slated for March 8-21 in California, the tournament was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. It…

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Andreescu pulls out of tournament in Parma, Italy with ‘continuing illness’

Andreescu pulls out of tournament in Parma, Italy with ‘continuing illness’

Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from next week’s event in Parma, Italy, with what the WTA Tour describes as “continuing illness.” Mississauga, Ont. native was booked to return for Italian Open but withdrew…

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Andreescu withdraws from Grampians, will focus on Australian Open prep

Andreescu withdraws from Grampians, will focus on Australian Open prep

2019 US Open champion Bianca Andreescu will wait just a tiny bit longer to contest her first WTA match in over a year, as she has decided to withdraw from this week’s upcoming Grampians Trophy…

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Canada’s Rebecca Marino ‘feels like different person’ ahead of 1st major in 8 years

Canada’s Rebecca Marino ‘feels like different person’ ahead of 1st major in 8 years

It’s been eight years since Rebecca Marino participated in a Grand Slam, and the Canadian says she “feels like a different person.” Marino, the 30-year-old from Vancouver, is set to play the main draw of…

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Australian Open ‘likely’ to be delayed

Australian Open ‘likely’ to be delayed

Victorian Sports and Tourism Minister Martin Pakula concedes the 2021 Australian Open will “most likely” be delayed – but only by a week or two. Pakula on Wednesday also said the delicate talks between the…

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Canada’s Pospisil slams Kyrgios for ‘zero due diligence’ in opposing tour merger

Canada’s Pospisil slams Kyrgios for ‘zero due diligence’ in opposing tour merger

Canada’s Vasek Pospisil has hit back at Nick Kyrgios for opposing the proposal to merge the men’s ATP and women’s WTA tennis tours, stating the Australian did not have enough information to comment on the…

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WTA cancels Kunming Open due to coronavirus

WTA cancels Kunming Open due to coronavirus

The women’s Kunming Open tennis tournament scheduled to start in April in China’s Anning city has been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, the WTA Tour informed on Tuesday. The April 27-May 3 claycourt event,…