Roger Federer surprises rooftop tennis players during lockdown

It began with a game of lockdown rooftop tennis between two Italian youngsters and ended with global fame and a surprise visit from their idol Roger Federer. When 13-year-old Vittoria and Carola, 11, found they could not visit their local courts this year because of the coronavirus pandemic they opted for the next best thing and started playing tennis between […]

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Maria Sakkari considered running in the 100m at the national athletics championships

Maria Sakkari says she was so desperate for competition during the coronavirus shutdown she considered running in the 100m at the national athletics championships. The 25-year-old is seeded third at the WTA’s Palermo Ladies Open, which marks the return of professional tennis five months after it was halted due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Murray enters Western & Southern Open Murray […]

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Battle of the Brits trick shot challenge

They may be champions on the court but how will the St James’s Place Battle of the Brits Team Tennis stars get on when they take on your epic trick shot challenges? Britain’s finest tennis stars including Kyle Edmund, Heather Watson, Jamie Murray, Greg Rusedski and current Fed Cup captain, Anne Keothavong do their very best to showcase their skills. […]

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Project host slams ‘brat’ Kyrgios

The Project co-host Peter van Onselen has slammed Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios after Sunday morning’s announcement he would not compete at this year’s US Open. Kyrgios read out a letter on his social media channels where he slammed tennis players and officials for pushing through with the New York tournament in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. The 25-year-old […]

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