Articles about International Tennis Federation

Djokovic and Barty named 2021 ITF world champions

17 Dec 2021

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Djokovic and Barty named 2021 ITF world champions

World number one Novak Djokovic and Australian ace Ash Barty have been crowned the 2021 International Tennis Federation (ITF) world champions for the men's and women's singles category respectively.

Coronavirus outbreak: French Open ticket holders to receive refund

08 May 2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: French Open ticket holders to receive refund

French Tennis Federation, on Thursday, announced that all ticket holders of the French Open will be refunded due to coronavirus pandemic.

Australian Open 2021 is under threat: Details here

07 May 2020

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Australian Open 2021 is under threat: Details here

The Australian Open 2021 could face cancelation under a worst-case scenario if the coronavirus pandemic continues to halt the world.

Tennis rallies together for Player Relief Programme, raises $6 million

06 May 2020

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Tennis rallies together for Player Relief Programme, raises $6 million

The governing bodies of tennis have come together to raise in excess of $6 million to create a Player Relief Programme aimed at supporting players who are particularly affected by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: International Tennis Federation issues new set of guidelines

02 May 2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: International Tennis Federation issues new set of guidelines

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) issued a new set of guidelines for local and national-level competitions, in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

Here're some facts about Maria Sharapova you might not know

30 Jul 2019

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Here're some facts about Maria Sharapova you might not know

Maria Sharapova is one of the top-rated and highest paid female tennis players to date.

Nadal sues ex-French sports minister

14 Oct 2017

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Nadal sues ex-French sports minister

World number one tennis player Rafael Nadal has sued former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot for wrongly accusing him of covering a dope test.

Maria Sharapova gets wild card entry into 2017 US Open

16 Aug 2017

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Maria Sharapova gets wild card entry into 2017 US Open

Former world number one tennis player Maria Sharapova is all set to compete at the 2017 US Open after the tournament officials issued a wild card entry to her.

Will quit tennis if I am banned: Ilie Nastase

29 Apr 2017

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Will quit tennis if I am banned: Ilie Nastase

Ilie Nastase said he will quit tennis if he is banned over his racist comments on Serena Williams's unborn child.

Serena Williams hits back at Ilie Nastase for 'racist' comments

25 Apr 2017

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Serena Williams hits back at Ilie Nastase for 'racist' comments

Responding to former tennis player Ilie Nastase's recent remarks about about her unborn baby, Serena Williams said, "It disappoints me to know we live in a society where people like Ilie Nastase can make such racist comments".

Sharapova's participation at Grand Slams doubtful after a comeback?

18 Mar 2017

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Sharapova's participation at Grand Slams doubtful after a comeback?

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, who will be making a comeback to tennis after a 15-months ban for drug usage, is doubtful of playing the year's Grand Slams.

Sania Mirza retains the world no.1 doubles ranking

31 Oct 2016

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Sania Mirza retains the world no.1 doubles ranking

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza ended the season as world no.1 doubles player, for the second consecutive year.