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French Open director Guy Forget resigns, steps down as Paris Masters' chief
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French Open director Guy Forget resigns, steps down as Paris Masters' chief

The federation did not give any reason for Forget's sudden departure and thanked him for his commitment and exemplary work

Asking Novak Djokovic to get vaccinated for Australian Open not blackmail, says senior official
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Asking Novak Djokovic to get vaccinated for Australian Open not blackmail, says senior official

Martin Pakula, sports minister in Victoria, insisted the vaccine requirement for the 2022 Australian Open was about protecting the local community

United Nations wants proof of missing Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's well-being
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United Nations wants proof of missing Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's well-being

The UN Human Rights Office called for a fully-transparent investigation into the former Grand Slam doubles champion's claims against Zhang Gaoli

Roger Federer hopes to return one last time in mid-2022
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Roger Federer hopes to return one last time in mid-2022

The 20-time Grand Slam champion, who turned 40 in August, is working his way back from a persistent right knee injury that restricted him to just five tournaments this year

'Taken out of context': Kyrgios backtracks on call for Australian Open to be cancelled
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'Taken out of context': Kyrgios backtracks on call for Australian Open to be cancelled

The mercurial Australian created waves by saying he believed January's opening Grand Slam of the year should not go ahead out of respect for the struggles Melbourne, which hosts the tournament, has endured during the pandemic.

Nick Kyrgios calls for cancellation of 2022 Australian Open, sympathises with unvaccinated Novak Djokovic
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Nick Kyrgios calls for cancellation of 2022 Australian Open, sympathises with unvaccinated Novak Djokovic

The mercurial Australian said he believed January's opening Grand Slam of the year should not go ahead out of respect for the struggles Melbourne, which hosts the tournament, has endured during the pandemic.

US Open 2021: Russia president Vladimir Putin hails Daniil Medvedev's ‘brilliant victory’
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US Open 2021: Russia president Vladimir Putin hails Daniil Medvedev's ‘brilliant victory’

By beating Djokovic in Sunday's final, Medvedev became the first Russian to win a major title since Maria Sharapova in 2014, and the first Russian man since Marat Safin in 2005.

US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu’s ex-coach says British teen can ‘rule the world’
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US Open 2021: Emma Raducanu’s ex-coach says British teen can ‘rule the world’

Raducanu's former coach Mark Petchey knows just how talented and focused Raducanu already is.

US Open Women's Singles Final Live Streaming: When and where to watch on TV and online
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US Open Women's Singles Final Live Streaming: When and where to watch on TV and online

Here's everything you need to know about the live broadcast of the US Open 2021 women's singles final between Emma Raducanu vs Leylah Fernandez

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic's quest for 20th Slam faces Matteo Berrettini test in final
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic's quest for 20th Slam faces Matteo Berrettini test in final

Djokovic will move level with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on career majors with victory and also go three-quarters of the way to the first calendar Slam in more than half a century.

Wimbledon 2021: Karolina Pliskova ‘not proud’ of tears on court after hard-fought loss against Ashleigh Barty
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Wimbledon 2021: Karolina Pliskova ‘not proud’ of tears on court after hard-fought loss against Ashleigh Barty

Pliskova, a former world number one who had never previously got past the fourth round at Wimbledon before this year, endured a final of contrasting fortunes.

Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty outplays fellow Aussie Ajla Tomljanovic; Aryna Sabalenka ends Ons Jabeur’s dream run
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Wimbledon 2021: Ashleigh Barty outplays fellow Aussie Ajla Tomljanovic; Aryna Sabalenka ends Ons Jabeur’s dream run

World number one Barty, though, will need her top game if she is to reach the final as she plays in-form 2018 champion Angelique Kerber in Thursday's semi-finals.

Wimbledon 2021: Ajla Tomljanovic accuses Jelena Ostapenko of 'lying' about injury in heated third round clash
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Wimbledon 2021: Ajla Tomljanovic accuses Jelena Ostapenko of 'lying' about injury in heated third round clash

Tomljanovic was furious that 2017 French Open champion Ostapenko called the trainer at 0-4 in the final set, claiming she was suffering from an abdominal injury. Tomljanovic eventually clinched a 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 win.

Explained: Is grass to blame for Serena Williams' Wimbledon exit? All you need to know about Grand Slam surfaces
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Explained: Is grass to blame for Serena Williams' Wimbledon exit? All you need to know about Grand Slam surfaces

Neither was Serena Williams the only one to quit after sustaining an injury. Adrian Mannarino, who had gone up against eight-time champion Roger Federer, too, withdrew after slipping and hurting himself.

Wimbledon 2021: Serena Williams 'heartbroken' after leg injury in first-round forces early exit
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Wimbledon 2021: Serena Williams 'heartbroken' after leg injury in first-round forces early exit

The 39-year-old was leading 3-1 in the first set of her first round match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus when she slipped and injured her right leg.

Wimbledon 2021: All England Club chief executive Sally Bolton says player withdrawals 'not unexpected'
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Wimbledon 2021: All England Club chief executive Sally Bolton says player withdrawals 'not unexpected'

The withdrawals came despite all players and staff being confined to a hotel bubble, 12 months after the 2020 tournament was cancelled due to the pandemic.

Wimbledon 2021: Stefanos Tsitsipas hails Novak Djokovic as ’one of the greatest players tennis has seen'
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Wimbledon 2021: Stefanos Tsitsipas hails Novak Djokovic as ’one of the greatest players tennis has seen'

With the 2021 Australian and French Open titles under his belt, he is halfway to becoming only the third man, and first since Rod Laver in 1969, to complete a calendar Grand Slam.

Wimbledon 2021: As Roger Federer aims for ninth title, here are his highs and lows at the Grand Slam
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Wimbledon 2021: As Roger Federer aims for ninth title, here are his highs and lows at the Grand Slam

Wimbledon 2021 could be Roger Federer's final appearance at the All England Club.

Wimbledon 2021: Ball in Serena Williams's court as rivals battle fitness concerns
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Wimbledon 2021: Ball in Serena Williams's court as rivals battle fitness concerns

The tennis legend could even hold the record outright if she wins both Wimbledon and the US Open but despite holding her own in the top 10, there is a fear that age is impacting on her powers.

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic ready to be first among equals as 20th Grand Slam beckons
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic ready to be first among equals as 20th Grand Slam beckons

Novak Djokovic is targeting a record-equalling 20th major and sixth Wimbledon title from next week, edging him closer to becoming only the third man to complete a calendar Grand Slam.