Algerian tennis player hits back at No. 3 Thiem over hurtful words – Rappler

Algerian tennis player hits back at No. 3 Thiem over hurtful words – Rappler

PASSION. Ines Ibbou says helping players also means helping the game survive. Photo from Ibbou’s Instagram (@ines_ibbou) ALGERIA – Ines Ibbou, a young Algerian tennis player who hit back at Dominic Thiem for saying he did not want to give money to lowly-ranked players, has drawn support from Venus Williams as well as her country’s […]

Social Flex: Tennis Players Happy to Hit the Courts Again – Tennis Now

By Chris Oddo | @TheFanChild | Tuesday May 12, 2020   With quarantine restrictions loosening in some countries, tennis pros are jumping for joy as they begin taking to the courts again. Photo Source: Petra Kvitova and Barbora Strycova With quarantine restrictions loosening a bit, some players are finding their way out of […]

Meet Sureshkumar Sonachalam, the tennis coach who made webinars possible – The Indian Express

Written by Gaurav Bhatt | New Delhi | Updated: May 12, 2020 8:06:14 am Sureshkumar Sonachalam’s fortnight-long webinar series wrapped up on Saturday. It was Sureshkumar Sonachalam’s freewheeling chats with tennis players over Instagram that birthed the idea of a full-fledged ‘webinar’. And the veteran coach’s experience with running socially-distanced classes helped with logistics. The […]

Dominic Thiem & Alexander Zverev: The Rivalry – ATP Tour

Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev are well into their ATP Head2Head rivalry, one that promises to thrill fans for years to come. The players have different games — Thiem wields heavier groundstrokes and a two-handed backhand, whereas Zverev is backed by one of the best two-handed backhands in the sport. Those differences have made for […]