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Serena, Venus Win Opening Doubles Match at Roland Garros

Serena, Venus Win Opening Doubles Match at Roland Garros

Serena and Venus Williams have won their first Grand Slam doubles match in nearly two years. The sisters moved into the second round of the French Open by defeating the 14th-seeded Japanese pairing of Shuko Aoyama and Miyu Kato. The Williams sisters have not played doubles together since winning at Wimbledon two years ago and [...]

May 30, 2018 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Juan Martin Del Potro Wins Indian Wells Title

Juan Martin Del Potro Wins Indian Wells Title

Juan Martin del Potro ended Roger Federer’s best ever start to a season to become the first Argentine to win a top-tier Masters series event. This win gives Del Potro his first Masters 1000 title of his career. The 29-year-old had to stave off match point by Federer on three occasions in the final set, [...]

March 19, 2018 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Serena Williams Introduces Her Newborn Daughter

Serena Williams Introduces Her Newborn Daughter

Tennis superstar, Serena Williams has shared the first photo of her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., on Instagram. Williams’ daughter with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, was born on September 1st in Palm Beach wighing six pounds and 13 ounces. Meet Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. You have to check out link in bio for her amazing [...]

September 13, 2017 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Novak Djokovic to Miss Rest of 2017 with Elbow Injury

Novak Djokovic to Miss Rest of 2017 with Elbow Injury

Novak Djokovic is going to miss the rest of this season because of an injured right elbow. The two-time U.S. Open champion and 12 time Grand Slam champion made the announcement saying ”this is the decision that had to be made at this moment.” “Professionally this is not an easy decision for me, but I’m [...]

July 26, 2017 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Venus Williams Responsible for Fatal June 9 Car Crash

Venus Williams Responsible for Fatal June 9 Car Crash

According to Florida police, tennis star Venus Williams is responsible for a car crash that resulted in a fatality on June 9th. A report by ESPN reveals that Venus Williams’ SUV darted across a six-lane intersection with the other driver, Linda Barson, unable to stop in time to avoid the collision. Mrs. Barson’s husband sustained [...]

June 30, 2017 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Serena Williams Bares it All for Vanity Fair

Serena Williams Bares it All for Vanity Fair

Serena Williams who is due to give birth to her first child later this summer posed nude for the cover of the most recent issue of Vanity Fair. The photograph by Annie Leibovitz depicts Williams in front of a stark background, nude except for her hand in front of her breasts and a waist chain, [...]

June 27, 2017 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Serena Williams is Pregnant

Serena Williams is Pregnant

Serena Williams appeared to announce on Snapchat that she is pregnant only to remove the post a few minutes later. Williams, 35, got engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian in December. He proposed with a large diamond ring, which she showed off in January. They had been dating for only 15 months before he got [...]

April 19, 2017 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Maria Sharapova Banned from Tennis for 2 Years

Maria Sharapova Banned from Tennis for 2 Years

Maria Sharapova has been banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation after failing a drug test at the Australian Open. Sharapova said in a post on her Facebook page that she would appeal the ruling to the Court of Arbitration for Sport claiming that she did not intentionally violate anti-doping rules. The heart [...]

June 8, 2016 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Tennis Line Judge Takes Ball To The Groin (Video)

Tennis Line Judge Takes Ball To The Groin (Video)

A very unlucky umpire was on the receiving end of a 195kph serve at the 2016 Australian Open. During Roger Federer’s quarterfinal win over Czech sixth seed, Tomas Berdych, an errant serve from Berdych hit an umpire right in the groin. Berdych is now for his fast service speed. The crowd groaned as they watched [...]

January 26, 2016 admin Balltribe TV, Headlines, Tennis 0

Djokovic Was Approached to Fix Tennis Match Early in Career

Djokovic Was Approached to Fix Tennis Match Early in Career

Over the last decade, 16 players of top 50 ranked players have been flagged to the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) over suspicions they have thrown matches. All of these players, including winners of Grand Slam titles, were allowed to continue competing. TIU has a zero-tolerance approach to betting-related corruption and Chris Kermode, head of the [...]

January 18, 2016 admin Headlines, Tennis 0