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Coronavirus Outbreak: Classic matches to watch (or re-watch) during extended lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Classic matches to watch (or re-watch) during extended lockdown

With no live sport on the horizon due to the coronavirus pandemic, Firstpost writers share their choices of matches that they would love to revisit.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Fourth Laver Cup in Boston postponed to 2021, Roger Federer intent on participating
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Fourth Laver Cup in Boston postponed to 2021, Roger Federer intent on participating

Laver Cup for 2020 has been postponed after the tennis calendar has been significantly affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Thanasi Kokkinakis 'trying to stay in shape' after coming through bout of glandular fever
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Thanasi Kokkinakis 'trying to stay in shape' after coming through bout of glandular fever

Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis says he is just trying to stay in shape after coming through a bout of glandular fever that saw him shed 10kg and left him unable to breathe while sleeping.

Want feedback from 20-time grand slam champion Roger Federer? Tweet him your volleying video
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Want feedback from 20-time grand slam champion Roger Federer? Tweet him your volleying video

Roger Federer offered stuck-at-home amateurs the ultimate online fantasy camp of sorts, a chance to get tennis tips from a guy many consider the greatest of all time.

Coronavirus Outbreak: From Roger Federer to Kevin Pietersen, a look at how the sporting world is coping with self-isolation
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Coronavirus Outbreak: From Roger Federer to Kevin Pietersen, a look at how the sporting world is coping with self-isolation

We at Firstpost take a look at what sportspersons around the world have been getting up to in self-isolation this week

With Wimbledon cancelled, Serena Williams and Roger Federer running out of Grand Slam opportunities
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With Wimbledon cancelled, Serena Williams and Roger Federer running out of Grand Slam opportunities

Wimbledon was scrapped for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday due to the coronavirus pandemic, with the suspension of professional tennis extended to 13 July.

Coronavirus Outbreak: What does cancellation of Wimbledon mean for tennis in 2020?
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Coronavirus Outbreak: What does cancellation of Wimbledon mean for tennis in 2020?

Wimbledon became the first Grand Slam tournament to be cancelled in a calendar year since Australian Open moved from December to January in 1986.

Coronavirus Outbreak: 'Trying to find ways to stay active, stay happy', says Olympic champion Monica Puig on dealing with quarantine
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Coronavirus Outbreak: 'Trying to find ways to stay active, stay happy', says Olympic champion Monica Puig on dealing with quarantine

Puig fought her way to the upset of her career in Rio in 2016, claiming Puerto Rico’s first-ever Olympic gold against German Angelique Kerber, a favourite who had claimed victory at the Australian Open months earlier.

Roger Federer wows fans on Twitter with video of trick shots while playing wall tennis
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Roger Federer wows fans on Twitter with video of trick shots while playing wall tennis

Roger Federer delighted fans by posting a video on Twitter on Tuesday, which shows him executing some trademark trick shots against a wall in the snow.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Roger Federer's hometown tournament Swiss Indoors to begin ticket sales on schedule
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Roger Federer's hometown tournament Swiss Indoors to begin ticket sales on schedule

Federer and his wife donated 1 million Swiss francs ($1.04 million) last week to help families in need in his home country during the pandemic

Coronavirus Outbreak: Novak Djokovic pledges €1 million towards healthcare service in native Serbia
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Novak Djokovic pledges €1 million towards healthcare service in native Serbia

Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic pledged one million euros ($1.10 million) to help buy ventilators and other medical equipment in his native Serbia on Friday, joining a list of other athletes in the fight against coronavirus.

Coronavirus Outbreak: British boxer Amir Khan offers four-storey building for COVID-19 patients
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Coronavirus Outbreak: British boxer Amir Khan offers four-storey building for COVID-19 patients

British boxer Amir Khan has offered help to the health authorities in the fight against coronavirus.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Roger Federer and wife Mirka donate one million Swiss Francs to vulnerable families
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Roger Federer and wife Mirka donate one million Swiss Francs to vulnerable families

Tennis great Roger Federer and his wife Mirka have donated 1 million Swiss Francs (approximately Rs 7.7 crore) to help the most vulnerable families in Switzerland during the coronavirus pandemic.

After Roland Garros' postponement to September, tennis fraternity calls for action in unison
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After Roland Garros' postponement to September, tennis fraternity calls for action in unison

The French Tennis Federation, in an announcement that came out of the blue on Tuesday, said they were moving the tournament to 20 September - 4 October from its May start because of the coronavirus outbreak

US Open criticises unilateral changes to Grand Slam calendar after Roland Garros rejig, promises consultation over changes
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US Open criticises unilateral changes to Grand Slam calendar after Roland Garros rejig, promises consultation over changes

The revised date of Roland Garros sees them begin a week after the final of the US Open and results in clashes with ATP tournaments in Metz, St. Petersburg, Chengdu, Sofia and Zhuhai as well as WTA events in Guangzhou, Seoul, Tokyo and Wuhan.

Cancellation of Indian Wells Masters due to coronavirus fears could be start of barren tennis summer
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Cancellation of Indian Wells Masters due to coronavirus fears could be start of barren tennis summer

Since its inception in 1974, the Indian Wells tournament has never been cancelled, and never not played a huge part in shaping the tennis season.

'You can never count him out,' says John McEnroe on Roger Federer's knee surgery and possible retirement
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'You can never count him out,' says John McEnroe on Roger Federer's knee surgery and possible retirement

Hall of Famer John McEnroe doesn't think tennis has seen the last of Roger Federer playing at an elite level following the 38-year-old's recent knee surgery.

Dubai Tennis Championships: World No 1 Novak Djokovic beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets to win title for fifth time
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Dubai Tennis Championships: World No 1 Novak Djokovic beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets to win title for fifth time

After saving match points to reach the final, top-ranked Novak Djokovic was scarcely troubled as he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday to win the Dubai Championships for the fifth time.

Mary Pierce interview: Pressures of fame difficult to handle for younger players like Naomi Osaka, says former Roland Garros champion
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Mary Pierce interview: Pressures of fame difficult to handle for younger players like Naomi Osaka, says former Roland Garros champion

Former Roland Garros and Australian Open champion Mary Pierce touched base on wide range of topics such as level of women's tennis today, the unpredictability, rise of Coco Gauff and return of Kim Clijsters.

Novak Djokovic 'surprised' by news about Roger Federer's knee surgery, says tennis needs Swiss maestro
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Novak Djokovic 'surprised' by news about Roger Federer's knee surgery, says tennis needs Swiss maestro

Federer said he would miss a number of tournaments, including the French Open in May, after undergoing keyhole surgery in Switzerland last week.