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26 Nov
World No 1, Novak Djokovic said, yesterday, that he supports the multi-city staging of the Davis Cup finals, but Britain’s captain, Leon Smith, has called for dialogue over the format going forward.
25 Nov
Hostilities will begin at the 53rd Asoju Oba Molade Okoya Thomas Cup Table Tennis Championships from December 1. The tennis tourney, which ends on December 7, holds at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium...
25 Nov
World number one, Novak Djokovic will lead the charge for Serbia at the ongoing Davis Cup Finals tie, which starts today, while World number two, Daniil Medvedev, headlines a strong Russian team at the finals.
23 Nov
Tournament Director for J5 Abuja, International Tennis Federation (ITF) world tennis tour, Musa Saidu, on Monday said the Federation reduced registration fees to have more Nigerians players participate in the Championship.
23 Nov
The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, has extolled the effort of former players to sustain the growth of table tennis in the country with the organisation
21 Nov
Daniil Medvedev has moved to within one match of defending his Nitto ATP Finals title, yesterday, cruising past Casper Ruud 6-4, 6-2 to earn his ninth consecutive victory at the season finale.
20 Nov
In a winner-takes-all green group match, Casper Ruud delivered an absolute shocker at the Nitto ATP Finals, edging Andrey Rublev 2-6, 7-5, 7-6(5) in a high-quality, tense match to qualify for today’s semi-finals
19 Nov
The head of the Women's Tennis Association said he is prepared to cut lucrative business ties with China if tennis star Peng Shuai remains unaccounted for and her sexual assault allegations against a top Communist Party official are not investigated.
18 Nov
The boss of women's tennis has cast doubt on an email posted on China's media purportedly from tennis star Peng Shuai, saying it "only raises my concerns as to her safety."
18 Nov
Stefanos Tsitsipas is the latest player to be plagued by season-end injuries and has withdrawn from the ongoing Nitto ATP Finals due to a right elbow injury, which he sustained yesterday
17 Nov
Four-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka said that she was in "shock" about fellow tennis star Peng Shuai, who has not been heard from since alleging that a powerful Chinese politician sexually assaulted her.
17 Nov
In the latest chapter of their rivalry, reigning champion Daniil Medvedev earned a hard-fought 6-3, 6-7(3), 7-6(6) win over Alexander Zverev yesterday at the Nitto ATP finals to boost his semi-final chances...

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48 mins ago
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51 mins ago
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52 mins ago
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53 mins ago
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