Sunday, 29th January 2023
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

US Open

27 Jul 2020
Andy Murray is "mentally" planning for next month's US Open but admits he is apprehensive about the return of tennis following the coronavirus shutdown. 
7 Jul 2020
Rafael Nadal said on Tuesday that he will take part in the Madrid Open, raising doubts about whether he intends to defend his title at the US Open.
18 Jun 2020
Serena Williams committed to play at this year's US Open on Wednesday as US Tennis Association officials vowed they can safely stage the first Grand Slam since the coronavirus pandemic shutdown.
24 Apr 2020
These are not the best of times for sportsmen. Since governments the world over the banned mass gathering of people due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, all major sports events have been postponed
26 Jan 2020
Coco Gauff's bid for history at the Australian Open ended in tears in the last 16 on Sunday as the 15-year-old crashed out in three sets to fellow American Sofia Kenin.
21 Jan 2020
Robert Farah, the world's top-ranked men's doubles player, was provisionally suspended by the International Tennis Federation on Tuesday after testing positive for a banned steroid
6 Oct 2019
World number one Novak Djokovic grabbed the Japan Open Sunday, dispelling any concerns about his shoulder injury that pulled him out of the US Open.
5 Oct 2019
Britain’s Andy Murray was beaten 6-2 7-6 (7-3) by top-seed Dominic Thiem in the quarter-finals of the China Open. The 32-year-old, in his first singles quarter-final in over a year following career-saving hip surgery in January, was broken early in both sets.
4 Oct 2019
Naomi Osaka fought back from a set down to defeat Bianca Andreescu in a captivating first meeting on Friday between two of the biggest young talents in tennis. The 21-year-old Japanese moved into the China Open semi-finals with a 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 victory in over two hours in Beijing.
22 Sep 2019
Japan's Naomi Osaka ended an eight-month title drought by winning the Pan Pacific Open in her home city on Sunday, her first trophy since her second consecutive Grand Slam...
10 Sep 2019
The pride of Spain, Rafael Nadal from Mallorca added another chapter to his outstanding resume by defeating Russia’s Daniil Medvedev 7/5; 6/4; 5/7; 6/4; 6/2 to win his fourth title in New York to move one place closer to Roger Federer’s 20 Grand Slams.
9 Sep 2019
Five facts as figures from the US Open women's final won by Canada's Bianca Andreescu on Saturday over American Serena Williams:

Latest

13 mins ago
The Director General National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Mustapha Habib Ahmed has advised stakeholders to brace up and prepare to mitigate against the likelihood of flood this year.
17 mins ago
Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA) on Sunday, said Nigerians should hold President Muhammadu Buhari responsible and accountable if terrorist attacks mar the 2023 general elections.
23 mins ago
The Nigeria Police Force has concluded the training of its operatives attached to the Explosive Ordnance Disposal – Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (EOD-CBRN) Unit.
27 mins ago
Four adult males, three adult females, one boy child and one girl child lost their lives in the Ojuelegba truck accident, while one adult female was rescued alive on Sunday, January 29, 2023. The truck conveying a 20ft container landed on a commercial bus. Permanent Secretary (PS), of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr…
56 mins ago
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA), have dismantled a trans-border drug cartel and arrested five leaders of the syndicates operating in parts of the world.