Audience exclusion in Rome angers tennis association

Audience exclusion in Rome angers tennis association

While the French Open is being played in Paris (from 27th September) in front of spectators, the Masters Tournament in Rome, starting next Monday, must take place in front of empty stands, which causes a lot of indignation in the Italian tennis association. “It is a huge injustice”, Angelo Binaghi, president of the association, also…

Up to 2300 spectators at the Red Tree

Up to 2300 spectators at the Red Tree

The high-ranking tennis tournament at the Hamburg Red Tree (19 to 27 September) may take place before up to 2300 spectators. On Tuesday, the organizers received an approval from the Office of the Interior and Sports. The traditional ATP tournament benefits from a new regulation in the Hanseatic City, the stadium events with more than…

New ATP tournaments with Zverev in Cologne?

New ATP tournaments with Zverev in Cologne?

In the Cologne Lanxess-Arena, according to a report by the “Cologne Stadtanzeiger” there are supposed to be two men’s tennis tournaments in October. According to the newspaper, the ATP-Tour events from 12th to 26th October, and thus directly after the French Open in Paris. There was a confirmation for this. Not at first. Arena CEO…

Career? Kerber leaves the future open

Career? Kerber leaves the future open

At the end of a strange tennis year with few tournaments Angelique Kerber is in preparation for the new season. Shortly before the Australian Open in February, the three-time Grand Slam winner wants to compete again for the first time since the end of September. In an interview with the German Press Agency, the 32-year-old…

Rittner for social networks with " major concerns"

Rittner for social networks with " major concerns"

Tennis Bundestrainer Barbara Rittner is “seriously worried” about the exhaustive use of the social networks of her young players. “The girls are exposed to extreme external influences –they are shot almost all day,” Rittner at Spox.com said: “It is a huge flood of excitement. They are constantly on the phone, e.g. posting an image and…

Officially! French Open moved

Officially! French Open moved

The French Open of the tennis pro has been officially postponed by one week. This was announced by the organizers on Thursday. The second Grand Slam tournament of the year is now held from 30th May to 13th June, before the peak of the sandfield season had been planned for the time from 23rd May…

French open shift causes discomfort

French open shift causes discomfort

The organizers of the ATP-Rasenturnier in Stuttgart reacted to the move of the French Open. The Grand Slam event now takes place at a time from 30th May to 13th June 2021, which collides with the tournament on the Weissenhof. “It is a solitary entrance by Roland Garros,” tournament director Edwin Weindorfer told the “SID”:…

Hanfmann reaches the quarter finals of Cagliari

Hanfmann reaches the quarter finals of Cagliari

Tennis pro Yannick Hanfmann has entered the quarterfinals at the ATP tournament in Cagliari. The world ranking list-105. 6:1. After 1:34 hours the Karlsruhe transformed his first match. In the last eight rounds Hanfmann meets the French Gilles Simon or Lorenzo Sonego (Italy). The Warstein Jan-Lennard Struff had already reached the quarterfinals in Sardinia on…

Olympic? That’s what feathers say

Olympic? That’s what feathers say

The long-standing world tennis ranking first Roger Federer has not yet decided whether he will start the Olympics in Tokyo. This was said by the 39-year-old Swiss in London, two days before the start of the Grand Slam tournament in Wimbledon. Whether he plays well or badly with the grass classic has an influence, as…