Tennis

LONDON: UK sports-focused production outfit Whisper has been appointed as the production partner for the 2023 and 2024 editions of Wimbledon, staged at The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC).

The extensive contract sees Whisper, in which Sony Pictures Television holds a minority stake, set to produce the world feed, international highlights, a creative preview film and an official film of Wimbledon. 

Jan 16, 2023 17:01
ABU DHABI: The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) and IMG Monday announced Abu Dhabi will be the newest destination for the world’s professional women’s tennis tour. The ‘Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open’ will be held in the capital of the United Arab Emirates, from 5–12 February. It is the first ongoing WTA sanctioned tour event to locate in the Emirate.
Jan 13, 2023 19:01
The future of the Davis Cup is up in the air after the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Thursday announced it was ending its partnership with investment group Kosmos, founded by Spanish footballer Gerard Piqué, just five years into a 25-year agreement.
Jan 12, 2023 18:01
MUMBAI: Sony Sports Network will kickstart the Grand Slam calendar of 2023 with the Australian Open, which will feature the top and rising tennis stars gunning for the coveted title.  The Australian Open is the first of three Grand Slams, followed by Roland Garros and the US Open, that will be live telecast on Sony Sports Network in 2023.
Jan 11, 2023 18:01
JAIPUR: Delhi Public School, Jaipur Wednesday announced the launch of the Devyani Jaipuria Tennis Academy (DJTA).  The training facility will be backed by India’s national and Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali.
Jan 09, 2023 10:01
Sania Mirza, for long the face of Indian women's tennis will end her celebrated career in the sports at the Dubai Tennis Championships 2023 in February. "Honestly, I like to do things on my own terms. So I don't want to be forced out by injury,” Sania Mirza, who pulled out of the US Open 2022, told wtatennis in an interview.
Dec 21, 2022 19:12
PUNE: Tata Motors has bolstered its long-standing commitment to tennis in India by extending the landmark association with Tata Open Maharashtra as title sponsor for a fifth consecutive year.  South Asia’s only ATP 250 tournament is set to kick off on December 31 in Pune. The company Wednesday announced that its flagship SUV, the all-new Tata Safari, will be the Official Partner for Tata Open Maharashtra.
Dec 20, 2022 18:12
PUNE: Reigning US Open champions Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury will headline the star-studded doubles field at the fifth edition of Tata Open Maharashtra along with four Indians, including defending champions Rohan Bopanna and Ramkumar Ramanathan. South Asia’s only ATP 250 event will take place at the Balewadi Stadium in Pune from December 31 to January 7.
Dec 15, 2022 20:12
PUNE: Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri and the last edition’s semi-finalist Elias Ymer will battle it out in the singles qualifiers of the fifth edition of the Tata Open Maharashtra as the qualifying draw features a highly competitive field with the cut off standing at a stiff 243.
Dec 15, 2022 19:12
LONDON: The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) and IMG Thursday announced a long-term extension of their exclusive media rights and commercial representation partnership for Wimbledon.
Dec 13, 2022 20:12
NEW YORK: Tennis legend Serena Williams has teamed up with two CPG veterans to launch Will Perform, a line of topical pain relief and daily muscle care solutions.