Financial aid has slowly trickled in for tennis players in the lower echelons of the sport during the COVID-19 shutdown but the vast majority of men and women who coach them for a living have been left to fend for themselves.
Women's tennis in great spot, men need new Grand Slam champions, says Australian coach Darren Cahill
While the women’s game is replete with fresh champions, the men’s side has witnessed the so-called ‘Big Three’ of Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer sharing the last 13 Grand Slam titles between them.
Cahill said organisers were considering flying players to New York from around the world on charter flights and keeping them in an isolation bubble with regular testing for COVID-19.
Simona Halep's coach Darren Cahill backs idea of WTA-ATP merger, says idea would make tennis 'simpler'
Cahill said, 'I think, hypothetically, it would be a pretty good position for a tennis player to be in, because you know that every single decision being made is made in the best interest of the game.'
Coaching from the stands would still be banned at Grand Slam events but WTA will trial the new system at all WTA Premier and International tournaments this year.
Australian Open 2020: With coach Darren Cahill back in her corner, Simona Halep chases Melbourne glory
Simona Halep hopes having Darren Cahill back in her corner at the Australian Open will help her land a third Grand Slam title but if the Melbourne Park trophy eludes her once again it will not be down to a lack of fitness or preparation.
Halep lost a see-saw battle with Pliskova to exit the end-of-season championship after the group phase
Wuhan Open 2019: Simona Halep looks to improve record in Asia, advances to last 16 with emphatic win over Barbara Strycova
Sixth-ranked Halep is a solid contender for clinching one of the six remaining spots in the WTA Finals in Shenzhen
Former world number one Simona Halep has appointed Thierry Van Cleemput as her new coach and will officially begin working with the Belgian at next week’s Qatar Open.
Andy Murray would be, for some time at least, UK’s best-ever tennis player and the first local in 77 years to win at Wimbledon, in 2013. For the British, Murray is more than an athlete; he is a symbol.
Simona Halep hadn't played since withdrawing from the WTA Finals in October with a herniated disc and was no match for fast-rising Australian Ashleigh Barty.
World number one Simona Halep admitted a back injury that ended her 2018 season early was "very scary", but she has recovered and is feeling fit heading into the new season.
World No 1 Simona Halep's Australian coach Darren Cahill steps down from role due to 'family reasons'
Darren Cahill, the coach of world number one and French Open champion Simona Halep, said Friday he will take a break from tennis in 2019 for family reasons.
Take a look at some of the best moments from Simona Halep's win over Sloane Stephens in the French Open final.
Australian Open 2018: Caroline Wozniacki beats Simona Halep to win maiden Grand Slam title, claims World No 1 spot
Wozniacki, who will take over as World No 1, burst into tears as she secured the title against the battling Romanian top seed on her first match point of a gruelling, epic encounter.
Simona Halep takes on Jelena Ostapenko in the French Open women's singles final. Follow our live blog for regular scores and updates from the matches at Roland Garros.
French Open 2017: Simona Halep's positive attitude gives her edge over Jelena Ostapenko in women's final
Simona Halep has shown that she has the talent and skills needed to win a Grand Slam. Now armed with a new attitude, she has the mental strength to finally make her dream a reality.
French Open 2017, women’s semis preview: Halep-Pliskova tussle for No 1 spot, birthday battle on cards
Simona Halep is the heavy favourite to win the French Open title. Here's a look at the women's semi-finalists and the opponents who could stop her.
SImona Halep's former coach Australian Cahill quit in frustration at her negative demeanour after she surrendered winning positions to Britain's Johanna Konta in Miami in March.