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List Of Top Tennis Stars (Male & Female) Who Have Pulled Out Of The Tokyo Olympics

With the Tokyo Olympics set to hold in some days, and sports fans already hyped to see the action go down in various events-- Lawn Tennis might just be a bit different from what many would be looking out for. A number of top tennis stars have pulled out of the Olympics due to one reason or the other.

  1 year ago ago
List Of Top Tennis Stars (Male & Female) Who Have Pulled Out Of The Tokyo Olympics

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Kai Havertz requests transfer as Chelsea agree to pay £89m fee

Kai Havertz demands move as Chelsea consent to pay £89m expense Comment Chelsea are driving the race to sign Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen (Getty Images) Share this article by means of facebookShare this article through twitterShare this article by means of whatsapp Metro Sport Reporter Wednesday 8 Jul 2020 8:46 am Kai Havertz has requested to leave Bayer Leverkusen this late spring with Chelsea prepared to pay the midfielder's €100 million (£89.8m) asking value, as per reports in Germany. The 21-year-old

  2 years ago ago
Kai Havertz requests transfer as Chelsea agree to pay £89m fee

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Kyrgios 'pleased' on return to court action

Australian tennis player, Nick Kyrgios has expressed his excitement on his return to competitive tennis, as he has not played since February. The 26-year-old player has only played six different matches this year, with his last match against Austria's Dominic Thiem at Melbourne. Kyrgios has not advanced beyond the final eight of a Grand Slam which he had played in both Wimbledon and the Australian Open in 2014 and 2015 respectively.

  1 year ago ago
Kyrgios 'pleased' on return to court action

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Fogini defaulted for abusing judge

Italian tennis star, Fabio Fogini was defaulted from Barcelona Open for verbally abusing a line judge.The world number 27 was tied with Bernabe Zapata, upending him when he had a clash with the official and he was disqualified by the umpire for the unprofessional act.The 33-year old player was one of the players who have been defaulted from a match This not the first time Fognini will be disqualified as at the 2017 US Open, he was knocked out of the tournament and fined $24,000 for a series of insults aimed at a female chair umpire.

  1 year ago ago
Fogini defaulted for abusing judge

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Nadal faces a familiar and difficult opposition in Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open quarterfinals

Arguably one of the best ever tennis players and last year Australian Open finalist, Rafael Nadal put himself a foot closer to the title as he secured a 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 victory against his Spanish countryman Pablo Carreno Busta in about an hour and forty minutes. Rafael Nadal who is currently targeting his 20th Grand Slam title didn’t face any break points as he hit 42 winners and 7 unforced errors. The Spanish tennis star who has claimed this title just one in 2009 would face Australian Nick Kyrgios with w

  2 years ago ago
Nadal faces a familiar and difficult opposition in Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open quarterfinals

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Satan, leave my Instagram

The Australian 'Bad Boy' tag given to Nick Kyrgios was deepened when Russian WTA player Kalinskaya called him 'satan' and commanded him to leave her social media page. There have been several reports telling a tale of two love birds especially with both tennis players hanging out several times after the US OPEN this year. The grand slam had seen Kalinskaya made the headlines when she defeated the 2017 US Open champion Sloane Stephens in the opening round. Tennis fans across the globe have gone on to suggest

  2 years ago ago
Satan, leave my Instagram

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'Satan Leave My Instagram'

The Australian 'Bad Boy' tag given to Nick Kyrgios was deepened when Russian WTA player Kalinskaya called him 'satan' and commanded him to leave her social media page. There have been several reports telling a tale of two love birds especially with both tennis players hanging out several times after the US OPEN this year. The grand slam had seen Kalinskaya made the headlines when she defeated the 2017 US Open champion Sloane Stephens in the opening round. Tennis fans across the globe have gone on to suggest

  2 years ago ago
'Satan Leave My Instagram'

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Tennis: Nick Kyrgios pledges money for victims of Australian bushfires

Australian Nick Kyrgios has put his hand up to help the victims of raging bushfires in his country by promising a $200 donation for every ace he serves during the home summer season. More than 1,000 homes have been destroyed by the fires fuelled by searing temperatures and high winds, with Kyrgios' hometown of Canberra experiencing its worst air quality and residents have been told to stay indoors. "I'm kicking off the support for those affected by the fires," world No. 30 Kyrgios wrote on Twitter. "I'll be

  2 years ago ago
Tennis: Nick Kyrgios pledges money for victims of Australian bushfires

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See How Players Feel Hurt When Fans Throw Abuse At Them As Tennis Player Calls Fans Disrespectful

Sportsmen are humans too and fans need to understand that any disrespect to them doesn't make them do better than what they are doing at that particular time.  In the past months we have seen sportsmen and women lashed out at fans for either been racially abused or insulted for their performance.  Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka reacted negatively to fans insulting and blaming them for Arsenal's woes, while players such as Moussa Marega, Mario Balotteli and Taison who were racially targeted by fans also fough

  2 years ago ago
See How Players Feel Hurt When Fans Throw Abuse At Them As Tennis Player Calls Fans Disrespectful