Monday, Aug 10, 2020
WTA09:17 pm

WTA Prague: Genius Bouchard convinced, Simona Halep before return and US Open decision

Simona Halep
The first main field day at the WTA tournament in Prague fell largely through the water. Before that, however, Genie Bouchard celebrated an impressive victory. The top seed Simona Halep intervenes on Tuesday.     » more...
ATP06:11 pm

Stan Wawrinka has a three year plan

Stan Wawrinka is looking forward to the Australian Open
Currently, the three-time major champ Stan Wawrinka wants to play smaller tournaments instead of the US Open. In the long term, however, he still has some plans.     » more...
WTA04:15 pm

Coco Gauff on her famous "Black Lives Matter" speech: "I have to use my platform"

Cori Gauff generated a lot of attention at Wimbledon
As part of the "Black Lives Matter" movement in the USA, Coco Gauff gave a speech that went around the world - and which was actually not planned at first.     » more...
ATP01:12 pm

Grigor Dimitrov: "Can't bear this responsibility with me for the rest of my life"

Grigor Dimitrov came up with a personal best
Grigor Dimitrov was the first tennis professional to make his corona disease public - one day after the Adriatic Tour. And there were reasons for that.     » more...
WTA10:47 am

WTA Prague: After praise from the highest level - what's still in it for Genie Bouchard?

Eugenie Bouchard
At the WTA tournament in Prague this week, ex-Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard will also compete - thanks to a wildcard. If you trust some voices, the Canadian might want to attack again.     » more...
Sunday, Aug 09, 2020
WTA10:45 pm

WTA Palermo: Fiona Ferro wins first title after tour comeback

Fiona Ferro
The French Fiona Ferro won the WTA tournament in Palermo and thus won the first title after the tour resumption.     » more...
WTA08:28 pm

Mandy Minella is pregnant - and will be hanging on for another year

Mandy Minella
Congratulations, Mandy Minella ! The Luxembourger is expecting her second child in December - and is still postponing the end of her career.    » more...
US Open06:36 pm

"Voluntarily take responsibility for illness or death" - US Open clause causes a stir

The decision is to be made in June as to whether the US Open 2020 can take place as planned.
The preparations for the US Open (August 31 to September 13, 2020) are in full swing. Now a waiver agreement regarding possible lawsuits has surfaced on Twitter.     » more...
WTA04:23 pm

Serena Williams ahead of Lexington launch: "I don't have full lung capacity, I'm not sure what would happen to me"

Serena Williams has to wait on
Serena Williams will start at the WTA International event next week - and was extremely cautious about COVID-19 before the start.     » more...
US Open01:44 pm

Dominic Thiem on US Open 2020: "Going far would be worth less"

Dominic Thiem is still waiting for his final opponent
Dominic Thiem wants to compete at the US Open - in contrast to other top players - if the entry and exit regulations allow. In view of the last form shown, he would be the top favorite after Novak Djokovic.     » more...
US Open11:09 am

US Open: Hordorff does not fear a collective withdrawal of the top 20

Dirk Hordorff sees the ITF, the WTA and the ATP in duty
Tennis official Dirk Hordorff does not see a collective retreat of the top 20 professionals at the US Open.     » more...
WTA07:50 am

WTA Palermo: Anett Kontaveit and Fiona Ferro in the final

Anett Kontaveit
At the WTA tournament in Palermo, the first since the Corona break, Anett Kontaveit and Fiona Ferro, who were seeded four, reached the final.     » more...
Saturday, Aug 08, 2020
ATP08:20 pm

Carlos Alcaraz: "Don't want to compare me to Rafael Nadal"

Alcaraz Garfia, Juan Carlos Ferrero
Carlos Alcaraz is considered the surprise of the tennis season so far, at the age of only 16 he celebrated his first victory on the ATP tour in Rio de Janeiro. However, this is not a reason to compare yourself to Rafael Nadal .     » more...
ATP06:00 pm

Roger Federer is 39 - and still does not have enough

Roger Federer is 39 years old today
Roger Federer celebrates his 39th birthday today. For the Swiss there is no reason to quit.     » more...
ATP03:45 pm

Over 160 km h: Grigor Dimitrov and Daniil Medvedev caught lawn

Grigor Dimitrov had to surrender his driver's license
Grigor Dimitrov and Daniil Medvedev are said to have been in a particularly hurry last Saturday. According to media reports, both were caught at extremely high speed - and had to surrender their driver's licenses.    » more...
US Open01:00 pm

Uncle Toni on Rafael Nadal: "I think he made a wise decision"

Toni Nadal understands Rafael's decision not to play the US Open
In an interview with the Spanish medium El Larguero, Toni Nadal judged his nephew's decision not to play the US Open to be wise.     » more...
ATP10:45 am

Reports: Stan Wawrinka reportedly planning a comeback at the Challenger level

Stan Wawrinka apparently plans to return to the tour with two Challengers
Stan Wawrinka will apparently make his comeback at the Challenger level. The Swiss should serve two tournaments in Prague at the end of August.     » more...
WTA08:15 am

WTA Palermo: Petra Martic and Anett Kontaveit in the semi-finals

Petra Martic is in the semifinals of the WTA event in Palermo
While Anett Kontaveit and Petra Martic celebrated their favorite victories at the WTA event in Palermo yesterday on the quarter-finals, Fiona Ferro and Camila Giorgi surprisingly secured their place in the semifinals.     » more...
Friday, Aug 07, 2020
ATP08:30 pm

Roger Federer turns 39 - all major match balls to celebrate

Last Grand Slam title so far: Australian Open 2018
Roger Federer celebrates his 39th birthday on Saturday. We look back again at the points that gave the Swiss his 20 Grand Slam successes.     » more...
Podcast07:00 pm

tennisnet podcast: "The USTA cannot guarantee freedom from quarantine"

Quiet, please - the tennisnet podcast
How much does the US Open shake? Who can we expect at the Generali Open in Kitzbühel? And: what has the ATP done significantly better than the WTA? Alex Antonitsch (ServusTV) has the answers to all burning questions in the tennis circus.     » more...