Key questions as Wimbledon faces postponement or cancellation

2020-03-26 21:20

AFP Sport looks at the key questions facing the organisers of Wimbledon as they discuss the possible postponement or even cancellation of the event.

Tennis SA suspends all tournaments over coronavirus pandemic

2020-03-16 11:50

Tennis SA has suspended all their tournaments until 20th April following President Cyril Ramaphosa declaring an emergency over Covid-19.

Coronavirus | Tennis season set to halt altogether

2020-03-12 11:28

Officials are reportedly set to cancel the Miami Open following the cancellation of Indian Wells and President Donald Trump's travel ban.

Indian Wells event takes steps to combat coronavirus

2020-03-07 10:27

Organised interaction between players and fans will be limited at the Indian Wells, one of several steps organisers are taking amid coronavirus concerns.

Sabalenka dedicates Qatar title to late father

2020-02-29 23:42

Aryna Sabalenka won her sixth career title when she swept past former two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in the Qatar Open final.

Halep in hurry to set up Dubai final clash with Rybakina

2020-02-21 20:53

Simona Halep pounded out a defeat of US qualifier Jennifer Brady to move into a second career final at the Dubai Championships.

Australian Open winner Kenin loses on WTA return

2020-02-19 06:00

Sofia Kenin lost her first WTA match since winning the Australian Open as she went down to Elena Rybakina on Tuesday at the Dubai Championships.

Injured Andreescu withdraws from Dubai

2020-02-12 12:05

US Open champion Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships as her knee has not fully recovered.

Muguruza 'smiling inside' despite Aussie Open final loss

2020-02-01 14:46

Garbine Muguruza said she was "smiling inside" despite giving up a one-set lead in losing the Australian Open final to fiery Sofia Kenin.

One more plot twist? Muguruza, Kenin in Aussie Open final

2020-02-01 08:26

Tough American Sofia Kenin stands between Garbine Muguruza and a third Grand Slam title in Saturday's Australian Open women's final.


Social distancing has Serena 'on edge' amid coronavirus pandemic

2020-03-21 08:15

Serena Williams has opened up about how difficult she is finding social distancing due to the coronavirus crisis.

Andreescu gives fitness update, reveals Netflix addiction

2020-03-15 10:58

US Open champion Bianca Andreescu will use the enforced coronavirus lay-off recovery from injury - while indulging her new Netflix addiction.

Kenin ends losing streak to win in Lyon

2020-03-08 20:59

Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin beat Anna-Lena Friedsam to win the inaugural Lyon WTA event.

Kenin powers into first semi-final since Melbourne triumph

2020-03-06 21:41

Sofia Kenin reached her first semi-final since winning her maiden Grand Slam title last month by beating France's Oceane Dodin in Lyon.

Kvitova beats Barty to set up Doha final with Sabalenka

2020-02-28 20:13

Petra Kvitova battled past world number one Ashleigh Barty to set up a Qatar Open final against Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka.

Rybakina books 4th season final with Dubai victory

2020-02-21 18:25

Elena Rybakina will play her fourth final of the season after a defeat of Petra Martic at the Dubai Championships.

Bencic soars, then crashes in Dubai

2020-02-18 17:52

Holder Belinda Bencic ran off the first 19 points against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova before collapsing to a loss at the Dubai Championships.

Melbourne winner Kenin breaks into Top 10

2020-02-03 17:05

Sofia Kenin's rise to a career-high seventh in the world after her surprise Australian Open triumph was confirmed with the latest WTA rankings.

Fearless Kenin stuns Muguruza for Australian Open title

2020-02-01 12:51

America's Sofia Kenin has romped to her maiden Grand Slam title as she defeated Garbine Muguruza of Spain in the Australian Open women's final.

Kenin revels in limelight after reaching first Grand Slam final

2020-01-30 11:15

Sofia Kenin apologised to home fans at the Australian Open and said her phone was "blowing up" after she stunned Ashleigh Barty in the semi-finals.

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