tennis

Schwartzman advances to open semifinals with 5-hr upset of Dominic Thiem

“Dominic is one of the best players right now in the world, winning the last Grand Slam, two time finals here, we are friends, I have a lot of respect for him.”

By EMILY BURACK/ JTA
07/10/2020
Israeli tennis start-up Slinger Bag nets Dunlop partnership

With rave reviews for newly launched personal and portable machine, European and global exposure secured after new deal with No. 1 ball company

Catching up with Jewish tennis star Noah Rubin amid pandemic

After early US Open ouster, 24-year-old outspoken New Yorker gives feedback on tournament organizers and players' mental health in these crazy times

By HOWARD BLAS
17/09/2020
Andy Ram at US Open practice 2009
Andy Ram, tennis legend, helps Israel's newest players achieve greatness

"I didn’t think about how I was making history as the first Israeli athlete to play in Dubai."

By HOWARD BLAS
17/09/2020
No-shows, FOMO and business as usual

This year’s US Open is unquestionably different – without Israelis, fans or in-person coverage

By HOWARD BLAS
09/09/2020
Shocking first-round loss for Schwartzman

After two straight US Open quarterfinals, Jewish-Argentine knocked out early • Djokovic cruises • Gauff ousted

By HOWARD BLAS
01/09/2020
A tribute to the late Angela Buxton: A true Jewish sports pioneer

Until her death Monday at age 85, Buxton was still waiting for her August 1958 application for membership in the All-England Lawn Tennis Club to be approved.

By HOWARD BLAS
20/08/2020
Angela Buxton, Jewish tennis star who won Wimbledon title, dies aged 85

A year after the Wimbledon victory, she was forced to retire at the age of 22 due to a wrist injury.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
19/08/2020
Best Tennis player in the world Novak Djokovic tests positive for COVID-19

"Obviously it's not surprising how many players have tested positive when you see the scenes and the images and the videos from the tournament."

By REUTERS
24/06/2020
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