"If he could win that tournament, can he get back to win again on the main tour? I think he can," Tim Henman believes Andy Murray can return to his former glories although Grand Slams may prove a step too far. Murray played his first tournament of the year...
Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley is 'optimistic' that fans can return for the latter stages of the tournament, once a five-day lockdown in the state of Victoria ends on Wednesday. The season-opening Grand Slam had been played in front of a reduced capacity for the opening five days...
Wimbledon's organisers are considering replacing human line judges with an automated system for this year's championships, in what would be a first in the 144-year history of the event. Tim Henman, who is a member of the All England Club committee, has said discussions are taking place over the...
Between 500 and 600 players, officials and staff at the Australian Open will go into self-isolation after a positive coronavirus case was identified at one of the event's quarantine hotels. Thursday's matches at the Australian Open warm-up event at Melbourne Park have been cancelled as a result. "Health Authorities have...
Rafael Nadal feels he is still far from the level required to play at the Australian Open, which is scheduled to start on Monday, February 8. Nadal pulled out of Spain's ATP Cup tie against Australia on Tuesday with a lower back problem and, despite improvement he remains below...
Wimbledon organisers are prioritising preparations for a reduced-capacity Championships this summer. The Grand Slam was cancelled last year for the first time since World War Two because of the coronavirus pandemic. "Our aspiration is to stage the best Championships possible - a trusted, best practice, safe event - with the...
The Australian Open will begin as scheduled on Monday even though a worker at one of the Melbourne hotels used to quarantine players and their entourages tested positive for COVID-19, tournament director Craig Tiley said on Thursday. "We're absolutely confident the Australian Open will go ahead," Tiley told reporters in...
Nick Kyrgios has said he did not miss tennis or most of his fellow players ahead of his return to action at an Australian Open warm-up event next week. Kyrgios did not even touch a tennis racket for the first four-five months of the coronavirus pandemic as he wanted...
Alexander Zverev says Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's more salubrious isolation conditions in Adelaide was a mistake. Although the German had no complaints about being forced into quarantine ahead of the Australian Open, he believes allowing a select group of players to enjoy stays in higher-end Adelaide hotels for...
Naomi Osaka says she would be willing to undergo two more weeks of quarantine to play at the Tokyo Olympics. Two days after completing 14 days of isolation in Adelaide ahead of the Australian Open, the US Open champion said she would be prepared to do it all again...