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Tennis-Impossible to play under U.S. Open's COVID-19 protocols, says Djokovic

10 hours ago   |   National Post

World number one Novak Djokovic has said participating in the U.S. Open would be an impossible task due to the "extreme" COVID-19 protocols in place for the tournament at...
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The French Cut the Tennis Tournament Line. And They Are Not Sorry

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

With little consultation, the French Open moved to September from June, causing scheduling headaches it says it could not help.
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Roger Federer is the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time ever. Here's how he earned $106 million last year

Roger Federer is the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time ever. Here's how he earned $106 million last year

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Roger Federer earned $106.3 million in pretax earnings over the last year, making him the highest-paid athlete in the world, according to Forbes . This is the first time...
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Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian has stepped down from the company's board, and urged the company to fill his seat with a black candidate

Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian has stepped down from the company's board, and urged the company to fill his seat with a black candidate

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian has stepped down from the company board, he announced Friday. Ohanian, who is married to tennis star Serena Williams, said that he is urging the...
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'Good company': Tennis bad boy Nick Kyrgios reveals pic of Eugenie Bouchard in his VIP box - before getting close to her SISTER

'Good company': Tennis bad boy Nick Kyrgios reveals pic of Eugenie Bouchard in his VIP box - before getting close to her SISTER

1 day ago   |   RT

Nick Kyrgios, who recently broke up with Russian tennis player Anna Kalinskaya, has called love-seeking ace Eugenie Bouchard "swaggy as f***" in a photo from his box at...
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Rafael Nadal Not Yet Ready to Travel for U.S. Open

2 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

“If you ask me today if I want to travel today to New York to play a tennis tournament, I will say no, I will not.”
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Coco Gauff gives speech at Black Lives Matter protest: ‘We must change now'

Coco Gauff gives speech at Black Lives Matter protest: ‘We must change now'

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Coco Gauff can't vote, but that doesn't mean she can't make a difference. The 16-year-old American tennis star is doing her part, as protests have gone nationwide following the...
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Rafael Nadal Not Yet Ready to Travel for U.S. Open

2 days ago   |   NY Times

“If you ask me today if I want to travel today to New York to play a tennis tournament, I will say no, I will not.”
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Tennis-Players will always feel at risk without vaccine, says Ram

2 days ago   |   National Post

MUMBAI - Athletes will not feel 100% safe until a vaccine for the novel coronavirus is available and the U.S. Open should only proceed if all qualified players are able to...
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Tennis-Interesting to see if Djokovic can regain momentum, says Evert

2 days ago   |   National Post

MUMBAI - Novak Djokovic had built up a real head of steam before the COVID-19 pandemic shut the tennis season down and it will be interesting to see if the world number one can...
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