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A Wall. A Ball. That’s All: Your New Social-Distancing Workout

A Wall. A Ball. That’s All: Your New Social-Distancing Workout

Long-ignored vertical slabs all over the city are having a moment.
Wimbledon under threat: key decision to be made next week

Wimbledon under threat: key decision to be made next week

Description Simona Halep beat Serena Williams to win the 2019 women’s singles title at Wimbledon Credits Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Alt Text Simona Halep beat Serena Williams to win the
Countdown to Number 1: The Sascha Zverev Story

Countdown to Number 1: The Sascha Zverev Story

For the latest edition of FRONTPAGE, we met up with Alexander “Sascha” Zverev in Indian Wells, California, as he sets his sights on taking the top spot in tennis. Getting into the Vintage Club in
Han Ong on the Language of Tennis

Han Ong on the Language of Tennis

Deborah Treisman speaks with the author Han Ong about his short story “Forever,” from the March 30, 2020, issue of The New Yorker.
“Futures,” by Han Ong

“Futures,” by Han Ong

Fiction by Han Ong: “He loves tennis; it’s the only way of life for him. It is not enough to tire your body with play; away from the court, the discipline has to be kept alive through ardent
SIN BIN: MMA star Valerie Loureda denies boob boost

SIN BIN: MMA star Valerie Loureda denies boob boost

Bodacious MMA star Valerie Loureda is denying she’s had a boob job and says she has a “most natural body.” Her denial comes in the wake of claims on social media the 21-year-old slugger has gone under

French Open Postponement Irks US Open, Threatens Laver Cup In Boston

The French tennis federation has ruffled feathers by looking out for itself. The FFT on Tuesday postponed the 2020 French... Read More »
French Open Moved to September Due to Coronavirus Outbreak, Drawing Backlash from Many

French Open Moved to September Due to Coronavirus Outbreak, Drawing Backlash from Many

As information about the coronavirus pandemic rapidly changes, PEOPLEis committed to providing the most recent data in our coverage. Some of the information in this story may have changed after
Today’s back pages: French Open farce creates ‘confusion and anger’ and Champions League could be played on weekend

Today’s back pages: French Open farce creates ‘confusion and anger’ and Champions League could be played on weekend

Description The French Open tennis grand slam is played at Roland Garros in Paris Credits Eric Feferberg/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text The French Open tennis grand slam is played at Roland
The French Open Is Postponed, to the Surprise of the Tours

The French Open Is Postponed, to the Surprise of the Tours

Tournament officials said it was impossible to carry out the tennis major as originally planned. Leaders on the men’s and women’s tours said the decision caught them by surprise.
The French Open Is Postponed, to the Surprise of the Tours

The French Open Is Postponed, to the Surprise of the Tours

Tournament officials said it was impossible to carry out the tennis major as originally planned. Leaders on the men’s and women’s tours said the decision caught them by surprise.
7 Tennis Must Haves That’ll Make You Feel Fierce on The Court

7 Tennis Must Haves That’ll Make You Feel Fierce on The Court

When I'm channeling my inner Serena Williams on the tennis court, nothing can be more distracting than a clingy top or itchy visor. No doubt, it's my skills that get me the W, but showing up in a
Coronavirus Cancelled Sports. Here's How to Fill the Void

Coronavirus Cancelled Sports. Here's How to Fill the Void

Coronavirus has forced the NHL, NBA, MLS, Serie A, ATP, and La Liga to suspend their seasons. Here's a bunch of things you can do with all your new free time.
Coronavirus is forcing the biggest global sports shutdown since World War II

Coronavirus is forcing the biggest global sports shutdown since World War II

While other large public gatherings reacted quickly to the coronavirus outbreak, sports were reluctant to do so. That is beginning to change.
If Indian Wells Can Be Canceled, Is Any Sporting Event Safe?

If Indian Wells Can Be Canceled, Is Any Sporting Event Safe?

Anxiety over the spreading coronavirus cost tennis one of its most important tournaments. The cancellation weighs heavily on the coming sports calendar.
If Indian Wells Can Be Canceled, Is Any Sporting Event Safe?

If Indian Wells Can Be Canceled, Is Any Sporting Event Safe?

Anxiety over the spreading coronavirus cost tennis one of its most important tournaments. The cancellation weighs heavily on the coming sports calendar.
Indian Wells Tennis Postponed After Coronavirus Confirmed

Indian Wells Tennis Postponed After Coronavirus Confirmed

The BNP Paribas Open, the near-major tennis tournament set to begin this week in the California desert, won’t be played as scheduled after a case of coronavirus was confirmed in the Coachella Valley.
Indian Wells Tennis Tournament Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns: 'There Is Too Great a Risk'

Indian Wells Tennis Tournament Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns: 'There Is Too Great a Risk'

Event organizers made the last-minute decision to call off the annual BNP Paribas Open over the weekend due to public health concerns. On Sunday, the tennis tournament’s officials announced that the

Indian Wells Tennis Postponed After Coronavirus Confirmed in Coachella Valley

The announcement came Sunday night after many players were already in the desert practicing
Indian Wells Tennis Tournament Canceled Because of Coronavirus Outbreak

Indian Wells Tennis Tournament Canceled Because of Coronavirus Outbreak

Public health officials in California declared an emergency in the area where one of tennis’ signature tournaments would be held.