Tennis: a Wimbledon tournament marked by politics | DW Sports | DW

This edition of the Wimbledon tournament is obviously marked by political events: following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, the organizers of the grass-court tournament decided last April to exclude Russian and Belarusian athletes from the tables masculine and feminine, stating that he “would be unacceptable for the Russian regime to derive any benefit from … Read more

Roland-Garros: how Rolex became the benchmark watch for tennis worldwide

Hans Wilsdorf, the founder of Rolex – a name he coined in 1908 – saw the world as “an open-air laboratory”. Thus, as early as the 1930s, the brand, for example, subjected its watches to extreme situations by providing explorers with timepieces in the most hostile places on the planet, both thousands of meters below … Read more

interview with the US journalist author of a reference biography

MAINTENANCE – The Swiss, who will be absent at Roland-Garros, clings to the hope of a return. In the meantime, the biography signed Christopher Clarey makes it possible to rewind the film of the legend. At 40, Roger Federer is a very present absentee in the world of tennis. His last match dates from the … Read more