Caroline Garcia wins her first title since 2019

Caroline Garcia wins her first title since 2019

The Frenchwoman won her first WTA tournament on Saturday after three years of drought by winning 6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 6-4 against the Canadian Bianca Andreescu in the final in Bad Homburg (Germany). Caroline Garcia ended a three-year drought just before Wimbledon. The Lyonnaise won her first title since 2019 on Saturday, beating Canadian Bianca Andreescu … Read more

Bonzi defeated by Tsitsipas in semi-final in Mallorca

Benjamin Bonzi (56th in the world) lost Saturday in the semi-finals of the ATP 250 Mallorca against Stefanos Tsitsipas (6th in the world), 6-4, 6-4, which ends his best run this season, at two days from the start of Wimbledon. The French could not take his revenge against the Greek, who had already beaten him … Read more

a big basket festival in Villeurbanne in September

The players who won ASVEL’s 21st French championship title this Saturday have entered the history of the club and the city. This is why the mayor of Villeurbanne, Cédric Van Styvendael, has decided to pay tribute to the Old Lady of the LNB by organizing the “Villeurbanne all star, a big party to celebrate this … Read more

Andy Murray refuses to play in Saudi Arabia

British tennis player Andy Murray, a former world number one, told a news conference at Wimbledon on Sunday that he refused to contest competitions in Saudi Arabia. Three-time Wimbledon winner Andy Murray has ruled out any possibility of playing in Saudi Arabia in the future, adding that he had previously turned down an offer to … Read more

Gaël Monfils will return to the pitch in mid-July in Hamburg

After his packages at Roland-Garros and Wimbledon, the Frenchman hopes to return to the circuit in Germany in a month. Frenchman Gael Monfils, already absent from Roland-Garros due to a right heel injury, has announced his withdrawal from the Wimbledon tournament, which begins on Monday, but plans to return to the circuit in mid-July in … Read more

Novak Djokovic adamant on covid vaccination, even if it means missing the US Open

The Serb confirmed his position on vaccination, while assuming the possible consequences on his participation in the American Grand Slam. Novak Djokovic remained inflexible on Saturday on his refusal of the covid vaccine even if this ethical position, which already made him miss the Australian Open in January, was also to prevent him from playing … Read more

the American Fritz dominates Cressy and wins the Eastbourne tournament

American Taylor Fritz won the Eastbourne ATP 250 tournament on Saturday, played on grass, beating his compatriot Maxime Cressy in the final, 6-2, 6-7 (7/4), 7-6 (7/4) . Already winner of the tournament in 2019, Fritz, 14th player in the world, offers his second title this season after that of Indian Wells, in the United … Read more

Kvitova wins at Eastbourne, two days before Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova, 31st player in the world, is awarded the Eastbourne WTA 500 tournament on Saturday, played on grass, beating Latvian Jelena Ostapenko in the final, 6-3, 6-2, two days before the start of Wimbledon. The 32-year-old Czech thus won the 29 title of her career, more than one after her last triumph on the … Read more

Benoît Paire evokes “a break” after another defeat in Stuttgart

Benoît Paire spoke on Monday of his desire to do “pause“After his new defeat in the first round of an ATP tournament, Monday in Stuttgart against the Italian Lorenzo Sonego (7-5, 6-2). “Tennis break for an indefinite period“, he wrote on his Instagram account in the caption of a photo where we see him taking … Read more

European Tour also sanctions LIV Golf dissidents

The European Tour reacted in turn. Dissenters will be banned from racing co-sanctioned events with the US Circuit and will be fined £100,000. European players who took part in the Saudi circuit (Garcia, Kaymer, Poulter, Westwood…) will be financially impacted up to £100,000 (approximately €116,000), and will not be able to contest certain European Tour … Read more