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Practicing Social Distancing: Federer shows off his trick shots

Practicing Social Distancing: Federer shows off his trick shots

New Delhi [India], Mar 31 (ANI): As the whole sporting action has come to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic, Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer on Monday (local time) was seen practicing his trademark trick shot.Federer posted a small video on Twitter in which the 20-time Grand Slam winner can ...

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Combating Covid-19: Sania Mirza raises Rs 1.25 crore

Combating Covid-19: Sania Mirza raises Rs 1.25 crore

New Delhi [India], Mar 30 (ANI): Sania Mirza has raised Rs 1.25 crore to help people as India continues its fight against coronavirus. "The last week we have tried as a team to provide some help to the people in need..we provided food to thousands of families and raised 1.25 Crore in one week which ...

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Novak Djokovic pledges 1 million Euros to combat coronavirus

Novak Djokovic pledges 1 million Euros to combat coronavirus

New Delhi [India], Mar 28 (ANI): Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic and wife Jelena Djokovic have announced that they will donate a million euros to help the people of Serbia in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.The funds will be used for purchasing ventilators and medical equipment for hos...

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COVID-19: AELTC to take call on Wimbledon in emergency meeting

COVID-19: AELTC to take call on Wimbledon in emergency meeting

London [UK], Mar 26 (ANI): All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club (AELTC) has said that it is continuing a detailed evaluation of all scenarios, including postponement and cancellation of the Wimbledon due to the coronavirus pandemic and has called for an 'emergency meeting'.The meeting is sched...

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Postponing Olympics is the right decision, says Novak Djokovic

Postponing Olympics is the right decision, says Novak Djokovic

New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic on Wednesday said that postponing Tokyo Olympics is the right decision.His remarks came as the International Olympic Committee announced the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics to next year due to the coronavirus pandemic.The 2020 Au...

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ITF 'fully supports' IOC's decision to postpone Tokyo Olympics

ITF 'fully supports' IOC's decision to postpone Tokyo Olympics

London [UK], Mar 25 (ANI): The International Tennis Federation (ITF) said it 'fully supports' the decision of International Olympic Committee (IOC) to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympics until next year due to coronavirus pandemic."The ITF fully supports the decision to postpone the games, which will s...

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Coming together as community will keep our cities safe from COVID-19: Leander Paes

Coming together as community will keep our cities safe from COVID-19: Leander Paes

New Delhi [India], Mar 23 (ANI): Indian tennis star Leander Paes on Monday said that coming together as a community will keep our cities safe and also help us to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.Lauding the people's effort of abiding the 'Janta Curfew' called by the Prime Minister Naren...

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Angelique Kerber advises fans to stay indoors

Angelique Kerber advises fans to stay indoors

New Delhi [India], Mar 23 (ANI): German tennis star Angelique Kerber has advised everyone to stay home to contain the spread of coronavirus pandemic.The former world number one expressed concern and said one should be safe and smart in difficult times."Be safe, smart and kind to one another in this ...

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'Biggest need of the hour': Sania Mirza urges people to stay at home

'Biggest need of the hour': Sania Mirza urges people to stay at home

New Delhi [India], Mar 23 (ANI): Indian tennis player Sania Mirza on Monday expressed concerns over the spread of coronavirus and urged people to stay at home saying that it is the 'biggest need of the hour'.Mirza took to Twitter to write: "Be kind. It's the need of the hour. STAY AT HOME. It's the ...

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COVID-19: Novak Djokovic urges people to stay at home in this 'very challenging' time

COVID-19: Novak Djokovic urges people to stay at home in this 'very challenging' time

New Delhi [India], Mar 23 (ANI): Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic has expressed concerns over the spread of coronavirus terming it a 'very challenging' time and urged people to stay at home."I pray for the health and healing of you. May God heal any sickness you have physical, mental or spiritua...

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