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Sudipto Ganguly

Tennis - San Diego auditions for permanent spot on calendar with strong field

Sep 17 2021

MUMBAI Asia's loss is San Diego's gain after the Southern Californian city bagged a one-year licence to host an ATP 250 event this month and audition for a permanent spot on the calendar.

Tennis-Lengthy toilet breaks may soon be thing of the past

Sep 16 2021

MUMBAI Inordinately long toilets breaks or medical timeouts at critical moments could soon be a thing of the past in men's tennis with the ATP Tour planning to impose stricter rules, a source at the men's governing body told Reuters.

Djokovic marches on as 'Big Three' era draws to a close

Sep 15 2021

Novak Djokovic's single-minded drive towards greatness makes it almost unthinkable that he would rest before owning every tennis record in the book, but some are questioning whether his hunger will survive the departure of his two main rivals.

Tennis-Raducanu's toughest challenge is coping with the fame game

Sep 14 2021

Emma Raducanu has spent her time hopping from one media interview to another since her fairytale U.S. Open triumph and how she deals with her new-found fame could be as important as her tennis skills for her long-term success.

Tennis-Djokovic denied as stars are born on New York stage

Sep 13 2021

The coronation of new champions Emma Raducanu and Daniil Medvedev left tennis fans salivating at the prospect of what is to come as the curtain dropped on Grand Slam tennis for another year at the end of the U.S. Open on Sunday.

Tennis-Raducanu, Fernandez mark depth of women's game, signal enticing future

Sep 12 2021

With Serena Williams pulling out due to fitness issues even before a ball had been hit and Naomi Osaka and Ash Barty dispatched in the third round, a loss of interest in the women's singles draw at this year's U.S. Open was palpable.

Tennis-King lauds Osaka for mental health stand, calls it 'fantastic progress'

Aug 30 2021

Aug 30 Tennis great Billie Jean King has praised Naomi Osaka for speaking out on mental health issues and her stand against racial injustice.

Tennis-King lauds Osaka for mental health stand, calls it 'fantastic progress'

Aug 30 2021

Tennis great Billie Jean King has praised Naomi Osaka for speaking out on mental health issues and her stand against racial injustice.

Tennis-In-form Barty prepared for U.S. Open success

Aug 25 2021

Australian Ash Barty appears primed to be the most consistent women's number one since Serena Williams as she heads into the U.S. Open, while Naomi Osaka faces a difficult challenge in her title defence with a handful of contenders vying for their first Grand Slam title.

Tennis-ATP and WTA inch closer to merger after combining marketing ops

Aug 18 2021

MUMBAI The first major project to come out of the combined ATP and WTA marketing operation was launched on Wednesday as the streamlining of the governance of tennis gathers pace.

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