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Djokovic, wife test negative for coronavirus

BELGRADE, Serbia — Novak Djokovic and his wife have tested negative for the coronavirus, his media team said Thursday, 10 days after announcing that the couple had contracted the disease. The top-ranked player tested positive for the virus after playing in an exhibition series he organized in Serbia and Croatia amid the pandemic. No social […]

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How Andy Murray has fared at Wimbledon down the years

We look back at the Wimbledon career of Andy Murray after this year’s tournament was cancelled for the first time since World War Two due to the coronavirus pandemic. 2005 – Wimbledon bow An 18-year-old Murray made his senior Wimbledon bow and there were high hopes for the teenager after his victory at the US […]

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Tennis star burns Djokovic after Bouchard’s post

Andrea Petkovic dunked all over Novak Djokovic and his male mates after women’s tennis returned this week. World No. 1 Djokovic has been slammed for holding his Adria Tour — an exhibition tournament in Serbia and Croatia — with absolutely no social distancing protocols during the COVID-19 pandemic. The event was eventually called off as […]

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Kyrgios lambasts Zverev over viral party video

SYDNEY • Nick Kyrgios has hit out at Alexander Zverev after a video appeared to show the German dancing at a crowded club on Sunday despite the world No. 7 pledging last week he would be self-isolating, following Novak Djokovic’s coronavirus-hit Adria Tour. The video was posted on Instagram by German designer Philipp Plein and […]

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Manchester United star Nemanja Matic DEFENDS compatriot Novak Djokovic

‘People need to understand that the situation in Serbia was better than here’: Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic DEFENDS compatriot Novak Djokovic and his nightmare Adria Tour that saw several people test positive for coronavirus Nemanja Matic has defended Novak Djokovic for organising his Adria Tour Several people tested positive for coronavirus and the event […]

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Pete Sampras is a seven-time Wimbledon champion and tennis icon

Exactly 20 years ago, American legend Pete Sampras won the last of his seven All England Club titles. His name was written in Wimbledon folklore. In 2001, 19-year-old Roger Federer pulled off an era-defining win in the fourth round of Wimbledon against Sampras. The moment in tennis history signalled a changing of the guard. But […]