Category: Grand Slam

Wimbledon Launches £50 million Bid To Acquire Nearby Golf Club

Adam Addicott- 19/04/2018

The All England Club has launched a takeover bid of a neighbouring golf club that would expand its capacity by 73 acres if it is ...

Andy Murray, Serena Williams Named On French Open Entry List

Adam Addicott- 19/04/2018

A total of eight players will enter this year's grand slam tournament with the use of a protected ranking.

US Open Aims To Speed Up Matches With Introduction Of Stop Clocks

Adam Addicott- 12/04/2018

The USTA is set to implement stricter rules to monitor the amount of time that is taken by players on the court

French Open To Introduce New Rules As Well As Record Prize Money In 2018

Adam Addicott- 22/03/2018

Players will be allowed extra time between points at this year’s French Open as part of a series of new rules set to be introduced ...

Billie Jean King Urges Grand Slams To Shorten Men’s Matches To Three Sets

Adam Addicott- 08/03/2018

Billie Jean Kind (zimbio.com) WTA founder Billie Jean King believes men and women should be required to play the same amount of sets at grand ...

Roger Federer Outlines Plan Concerning The French Open

Adam Addicott- 02/03/2018

20-time grand slam champion Roger Federer has indicated when he will make a final decision about participating at the upcoming French Open. The world No.1 ...

Can 32 seeds make that much difference?

Staff- 08/02/2018

By Daniele Malafarina The Australian Open tournament organizers have announced that the “Happy Slam” will return to seeding only 16 players instead of the current ...

Louis Armstrong To Hold Night Sessions At 2018 US Open

Tony Fairbairn- 06/02/2018

Louis Armstrong Stadium (zimbio) For the first time at the US Open, Louis Armstrong Stadium will host evening session matches starting from 2018, according to ...

Pundits question roof closure in Australian Open Final

Alex Burton- 28/01/2018

Roger Federer won the title, but some decisions made by tournament organisers were questioned on social media. (Zimbio.com) Roger Federer's win over Marin Cilic in ...

Five Things To Know About Roger Federer’s Australian Open Win

Adam Addicott- 28/01/2018

Once again Roger Federer has created history with a five-set win over Marin Cilic at the Australian Open. The Swiss player continues to defy the ...

Roger Federer Wins Record 20th Major Title At The Australian Open Amid Roof Argument

Adam Addicott- 28/01/2018

Under the roof of the Rod Laver Arena, Roger Federer has become the first man in history to win a 20th grand slam title after ...

Simona Halep Still Smiling After Fresh Grand Slam Heartbreak Despite Injury Fears

Adam Addicott- 27/01/2018

Yet again, it was a case of so near, but so far for Simona Halep in the final of a major tournament. The current world ...

Caroline Wozniacki Edges Halep In Thriller To End Grand Slam Drought At The Australian Open

Adam Addicott- 27/01/2018

Caroline Wozniacki has broken her grand slam jinx to become the first Danish player in history to win a major title after defeating Simona Halep ...

Hyeon Chung Proud Of Australian Open Run After Heartbreaking End

Adam Addicott- 26/01/2018

Hyeon Chung has vowed to return ‘stronger’ after being forced to withdraw from his semi-final clash against Roger Federer at the Australian Open. On what ...

Simona Halep Creates Australian Open History With Straight-Sets Win Over Pliskova

Adam Addicott- 24/01/2018

Simona Halep (zimbio.com) Simona Halep has become the first Romanian woman to reach the semifinals of the Australian Open after blasting her way past Karolina ...

Rafael Nadal Accuses Officials Of ‘Not Caring’ After Australian Open Injury Misery

Adam Addicott- 23/01/2018

World No.1 Rafael Nadal has urged the ATP to review their calendar after retiring from his quarter-final match at the Australian Open. During his last ...

Mischa Zverev Receives Record Fine Over ‘Poor Performance’ At The Australian Open

Adam Addicott- 23/01/2018

Mischa Zverev (zimbio.com) Germany’s Mischa Zverev has lost almost all of his prize money earned at this year’s Australian Open after being issued with a ...

Kyle Edmund Stuns Dimitrov To Reach Australian Open Semis

Adam Addicott- 23/01/2018

Kyle Edmund has become the sixth British man in the Open Era to reach a grand slam semifinal after knocking out world No.3 Grigor Dimitrov ...

Karolina Pliskova Survives Against Strycova To Reach Her Second Consecutive Australian Open Quarterfinal

Tevon King- 22/01/2018

6th seed Karolina Pliskova booked her place in her second successive Australian Open quarterfinal after defeating her compatriot and 20th seed Barbora Strycova under the ...

Novak Djokovic To ‘Reassess’ His Health Following Australian Open Exit

Adam Addicott- 22/01/2018

Six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic admits that his health is ‘not great’ following a straight sets loss to Hyeon Chung in the fourth round. ...