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Andy Murray backs compulsory vaccines for tennis tournaments

Tennis Nov 25, 2020

Andy Murray backs compulsory vaccines for tennis tournaments

Andy Murray said Tuesday that tennis players should be required to have a coronavirus vaccination before they are allowed to take part in tournaments. With the 2021 tennis schedule facing inevitable issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic, three-time Grand Slam winner Murray hopes the long-awaited ...

Yui Kamiji misses out on French Open wheelchair doubles crown

Tennis Oct 11, 2020

Yui Kamiji misses out on French Open wheelchair doubles crown

Yui Kamiji, winner of the French Open women's wheelchair singles title, missed out on her third Grand Slam doubles crown of 2020 when she and her British partner Jordanne Whiley lost in Saturday's final. Kamiji and Whiley, who together won the Australian Open doubles title ...

Momoko Ohtani sets up all-Japanese final against Yui Kamiji

Tennis Oct 9, 2020

Momoko Ohtani sets up all-Japanese final against Yui Kamiji

Momoko Ohtani will face three-time French Open winner Yui Kamiji in the first all-Japanese women's wheelchair singles final at Roland Garros after the relative newcomer pulled off an upset victory over the defending champion on Thursday. Tournament debutant Ohtani stunned the No. 1 seeded Dutchwoman ...

French Open to allow just 1,000 fans a day at Roland Garros

Tennis Sep 25, 2020

French Open to allow just 1,000 fans a day at Roland Garros

A maximum of only 1,000 spectators will be allowed each day at Roland Garros after the French government insisted Thursday on tougher restrictions to counter the resurgence of the coronavirus. Organizers of the French Open, which gets under way four months later than planned in ...