A series of domestic tennis tournaments will be held behind closed doors at the National Tennis Centre in July.
Each event will be open to the 16 highest ranked men and 16 highest ranked women in Britain.
The tournaments, organised by British tennis’ governing body the LTA, will generally run from Friday to Sunday.
Andy Murray would be eligible to play his first match since November, although none of the top players have so far committed to taking part.
The LTA is hoping to stage best-of-three-set singles matches on a knockout basis, which means [...]
Novak Djokovic has announced Croatia’s Marin Cilic and Borna Coric as the latest players to join an eight-man tournament to tour the Balkans.
Austria’s Dominic Thiem, Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov and Germany’s Alexander Zverev – all current or former top-three players – will also take part.
The first leg will take place in Djokovic’s hometown of Belgrade on 13 and 14 June.
“I’ll do everything in my power to be a good host,” said the world number one.
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Kiki Bertens, the Dutch world number 10, is the latest WTA Tour star to feature in a GoBonus Sport column. In her third piece at the Australian Open, the 2016 French Open semi-finalist talks about matching her best run in Melbourne, her sadness at hearing Dutch wheelchair legend Esther Vergeer is fighting cancer and whether there should be a punishment for ‘unnecessary’ medical time-outs.
If you didn’t see my second-round match in the Australian Open then that’s a good thing – it was not a great one from my perspective!
The most important thing was that I won and I still managed to do that in two sets against Australian [...]
Britain’s Jamie Murray is competing in the men’s doubles and mixed doubles at the Australian Open, where he will again produce regular columns for GoBonus Sport. The Scot starts by talking about the freak red dust which hit Melbourne and led to the cancellation of his opening match, coping with Great Britain’s heartbreaking exit in the ATP Cup and dealing with social media ‘trolls’.
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