Results for: Tennis and the Coronavirus

The Rally: if you wanna play a major, you must play by the local rules

Staging the Aussie Open can’t contribute to a rise in cases among the public in Melbourne.

Jan 18, 2021
by Steve Tignor and Joel Drucker

AO qualies—Kudla wins but is disqualified after positive COVID-19 test

"If I’d won that game at 5-3, I would've qualified for the second round," Benchetrit said.

Jan 11, 2021
by Kamakshi Tandon

Full circle: Paul-Henri Mathieu returns to serve as Strasbourg ballboy

"It was hard today, I was doing the baseline with the sun in my eyes," the Frenchman said.

Sep 24, 2020
by Kamakshi Tandon

UPDATE: Only 1,000 fans permitted to attend Roland Garros each day

The French government has now limited public gatherings to 1,000 people in Paris.

Sep 24, 2020
by Kamakshi Tandon

"I'm breaking": Paire retests COVID-19 positive, still plays Hamburg

Local health authorities made the decision Saturday that Paire could play the ATP event.

Sep 23, 2020
by Matt Fitzgerald

French Open reduced to 5,000 fans on Chatrier; Moscow, Linz canceled

Roland Garros capacity was cut down to be in line with national regulations on gatherings.

Sep 18, 2020
by Kamakshi Tandon

After elbow & COVID-19 woes, Nishikori not "rushing to be 100 percent"

Nishikori added,  "I need many more matches to have confidence and [get] my tennis back."

Sep 17, 2020
by Matt Cronin

At fan-less US Open, one marketing guru pivots clients to virtual VIPs

Jeremy Steindecker has transported his Ashe Stadium suite experience directly to clients.

Sep 11, 2020
by Matt Fitzgerald