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NK Foundation nets grant for new tennis facility in Canberra

NK Foundation nets grant for new tennis facility in Canberra

Founded by Greek-Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios, the NK Foundation – Giving Dreams A Sporting Chance has been granted funding to build a Gungahlin tennis facility in Canberra. “For all the families…

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Nick Kyrgios won’t be playing at the 2020 US Open

Nick Kyrgios announced he won’t be playing in this year’s US Open, saying he is making his decision for “my Aussies”, and for the people who have lost their lives in the…

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Stefanos Tsitsipas: Together, we can make a difference

Stefanos Tsitsipas is doing his part to help struggling tennis players during the coronavirus crisis. The 21-year-old joined forces with Patrick Mouratoglou, the coach of Serena Williams, to launch  ‘Beyond 100 Support,’ an auction platform destined,…

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Stefanos Tsitsipas’ birthday prank to Nick Kyrgios?

Wondering how to celebrate your friend’s birthday from a distance during the coronavirus pandemic? Instead of using ‘Zoom’ to sing ‘Happy Birthday’ to them, Stefanos Tsitsipas has pulled the ultimate prank. In…

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Xronia Polla to Nick Kyrgios, who turns 25 today

Greek Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios was born on the 27th of April 1995. As of March 2020, Nick Kyrgios is ranked No. 40 in the world in men’s singles by the…

Stefanos Tsitsipas to compete in Virtual Madrid Open 4

Stefanos Tsitsipas to compete in Virtual Madrid Open

The Madrid Open, while technically cancelled, will still go on—virtually. The Mutua Madrid Open Virtual Pro, is an innovative tournament in which the best tennis players in the world will square off…

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Greece defeat Philippines in Davis Cup

Greece earned a 4-1 win against the Philippines in the 2020 Davis Cup World Group II play-offs, and will now compete in the World Group II in September. After taking a commanding…

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Greece all set for Davis Cup duel with Philippines

Led by world number six Stefanos Tsitsipas, Greece’s Davis Cup team will take on the Philippines in Manila this weekend for the World Group II play-offs. Tsitsipas will be joined by his…

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Stefanos Tsitsipas returns to ATP Dubai final

Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Great Britain’s Daniel Evans 6-2 6-3, to reach the final of the Dubai Tennis Championships for the second straight year. The two players had previously never played against…

Greece’s Maria Sakkari breaks into Top 20 WTA Rankings 5

Greece’s Maria Sakkari breaks into Top 20 WTA Rankings

Greece’s young tennis star Maria Sakkari has reached a new career-high WTA ranking of number 20 in the world, becoming just the second Greek female tennis player to ever break into the…