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“I don’t like his tour” – Naomi Osaka sa

Tennis star Naomi Osaka is very open about her relationship with her rapper boyfriend, Cordae. The American player recently went on a ‘tour date’, with him, around the East Coast. Asked about her experience and the difference between the two professional tours, Naomi preferred the tennis tour to the music tours. ADVERTISING The article continues […]

Living dangerously in the desert, Christ...

After American Christopher Eubanks picked up his thrilling three-set victory over compatriot Maxime Cressy in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open on Thursday night, he pointed to his left forearm to say he felt pain. ice in the veins. The former Georgia Tech star saved three match points in the second-set tie-break against […]

Naomi Osaka comes from behind to beat St...

Naomi Osaka picked up a solid victory after returning from an extended layoff on Thursday when she defeated fellow former US Open champion Sloane Stephens at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. After losing the first set 6-3 in windy conditions, the former Japanese world No. 1 won the next two sets 6-1, 6-2 […]

WTA Tour Bracketology: Former champions ...

The women’s singles main draw for the 2022 BNP Paribas Open has been unveiled, and it features several key matchups of perennial stars, including defending champion Paula Badosa, 2018 champion Naomi Osaka, as well as rising American Coco Gauff and the 2022 juggernauts Jelena Ostapenko and Iga Swiatek. As the ink on the sheet dries, […]

Pro surfers to pay homage to ‘female her

(Photo/Margarita Salyak, World Surfing League) March 3, 2022 | By Mary Murphy Support us! GearJunkie may earn a small commission from affiliate links in this article. Learn more. Home » Women » Pro female surfers to honor ‘female heroines’ on upcoming World Surfing League tour The World Surf League (WSL) celebrates International Women’s Day in […]

USTA seeks nine-figure fee as ATP Tour s...

The Western & Southern Open, also known as the Cincinnati Masters, is one of the premier tournaments on the tennis calendar. Played on hard courts, it is home to some of the greatest tennis players. Swiss maestro Roger Federer has won the tournament a record seven times. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Every […]

Tennis marks Black History Month | ATP ...

The International Tennis Hall of Fame has launched its new digital exhibition, Breaking the Boundaries of Black Tenniswhich highlights the breakthroughs, evolution and impact of black tennis players and influential contributors to the sport globally. The initial Breaking Boundaries launch includes 70 people representing 19 nations, and will continue to grow with many more inspiring […]

How Black Investors Are Shaping the Food...

Black celebrities like Lewis Hamilton and Jay-Z are increasingly supporting plant-based food companies, using their fame and financial power to fuel a sea of ​​change in the way we eat. The highly visible investments of these celebrities tell the story of the fight against institutional racism in finance, as well as the prediction of a […]

The ruthless Daniil Medvedev progresses ...

New year, same ruthless efficiency for Daniil Medvedev during a Grand Slam championship on hard court. With a 13-1 record at the Australian Open and US Open in 2021, the Russian has dropped just three sets in those 13 wins. The world No. 2 continued that trend in the first round of the 2022 Australian […]

Nadal returns to tour with victory over ...

Rafa Nadal stepped up his preparations for this month’s Australian Open on Thursday with a 6-2, 7-5 victory over Lithuanian qualifier Ricardas Berankis in the second round of the Melbourne Summer Set ATP 250 tournament. Playing his first competitive singles match on the ATP Tour since August 5, the 20-time Grand Slam champion showed no […]

Nadal makes Tour singles comeback with v...

Tennis – ATP 250 – Melbourne Summer Set – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 5, 2022 Spain’s Rafael Nadal during a REUTERS / Loren Elliott training session Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MELBOURNE, Jan.6 (Reuters) – Rafa Nadal stepped up his preparations for this month’s Australian Open on Thursday […]

Tour grind: Australian tennis star relis...

Jordan Thompson will attend the Melbourne Summer Set event next week after spending nine months abroad last year Jordan Thompson doesn’t want to hear any international rivals complain about being away from home. Thompson, 27, spent nine months on the road last year, given difficulties returning during the Covid-19 pandemic. “I’m getting pretty old now […]

Could famous investors change the food i...

When did being a celebrity startup investor become such a thing? We’re in a time when it’s normal to see names of musicians, actors, and athletes in press releases about the latest round of funding secured by a tech startup. And this is also happening in the field of food technology. Investments in the plant-based […]

Women’s tennis tour suspends events in C

The Women’s Tennis Association. on Wednesday announced that all tournaments would be suspended in China – including Hong Kong – over concerns over the safety of Peng Shuai, a doubles Grand Slam champion who accused a former senior Chinese government official of aggression sexual. The suspension of all WTA tournaments in China could result in […]

Gold Over America Tour to Feature Top Gy...

Marguerite Quamme | Special for The Columbus Dispatch Can’t get enough of gymnastics during the Summer Olympics in Japan? Alternatively, for those who appreciate the skill and athleticism of the sport, you can see Simone Biles and other Olympic gymnasts in action during the Gold Over America Tour on October 19 at Nationwide Arena. The […]

Emma Raducanu can still qualify for the ...

Emma Raducanu still has a chance to qualify for the WTA Tour final, which is to be played in November in Mexico. The 18-year-old started 2021 as a relatively unknown prospect ranked 338th in the world and hadn’t featured on the main tour at all. GETTY Raducanu’s mania swept the tennis world after his US […]

Jay Monahan says PGA Tour won’t force Br

ATLANTA — Bryson DeChambeau’s ongoing issues with some fans need to be resolved, according to PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan. As for DeChambeau’s ongoing problems with the print media, that’s another story. DeChambeau declined to speak with print media, which includes writers from various websites including GolfChannel.com, from the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational after his […]

Naomi Osaka tested by Coco Gauff, wins t...

Two days after a thoughtful exchange with a local sports columnist, Naomi Osaka made a more relevant statement on the pitch. She is back. Down a set and a break at 17 Coco Gauff, second-ranked Osaka battled back to earn a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 win at the Western & Southern Open on Wednesday, her first […]

How Naomi Osaka fared on and off the cou...

MASON, Ohio — Two days after a thoughtful exchange with a local sports columnist, Naomi Osaka made a more relevant statement on the court. She is back. After a set and a break against 17-year-old Coco Gauff, the second-ranked Osaka fought back to claim a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 win at the Western & Southern Open […]

Matthew Wolff a ‘different person’ after

Matthew Wolff is not the global figure that Naomi Osaka and Simone Biles are in their respective sports. But Wolff, a 22-year-old PGA Tour player who is finding his calling, is delivering the same message these two superstars have been having in recent months – that mental health shouldn’t be a stigma and that the […]

Djokovic, Medvedev and Tsitsipas top fin...

Editor’s note: This story has been edited to reflect the final list of participants, which was published on July 19. Seven of the top 10 players in the FedEx ATP Race To Turin are on the final entry list for this month’s Tokyo Olympics. The list includes Serbian star Novak Djokovic, who will continue his […]

Naomi Osaka plans to return to the WTA t...

World No. 2 Naomi Osaka has pledged to return to the WTA Tour at the National Bank Open in Montreal in August, event organizers announced Wednesday. Osaka has not played in a WTA event since withdrawing from the French Open at the end of May for mental health reasons. She also decided to bypass Wimbledon […]

Georgia Oboh: first Nigerian player on t...

“To see someone who looked like me playing at such a high level and still does now was quite inspiring,” she told CNN Sport. “For Naomi Osaka, she’s part of the new generation of tennis stars and top athletes. I really connect with her in the sense that we’re trying to break through in all […]