The Malta Independent 22 March 2019, Friday


Tennis: Growing match-fixing probe in tennis snares more players

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 16:23 Last update: about 7 hours ago Associated Press

French police have questioned another batch of tennis players in a growing investigation into a match-fixing syndicate suspected of paying out hundreds of thousands of dollars to fix low-level...

Tennis's 'new week, new champ' 2019 is unprecedented

Wednesday, 20 March 2019, 21:49 Last update: about 15 hours ago Associated Press

Roger Federer has won one trophy so far in 2019, which puts him in a tie for the ATP lead — with 18 other players. That same type of unprecedented parity is happening in the WTA, too, with...

VLTC San Michel Team Tennis Tournament 2019

Monday, 18 March 2019, 11:52 Last update: about 3 days ago

The VLTC San Michel Team Tournament sponsored by San Michel Table Water has reached halfway after a couple of months with wind and rain. Participation in this tournament was outstanding which consisted of six teams with eighteen players in each team....

Tennis: Thiem edges Federer in 3 sets to win Indian Wells title

Monday, 18 March 2019, 04:32 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Roger Federer came out playing like his legendary self. Dominic Thiem needed a set to adjust to what he was seeing across the net. Thiem went on to beat Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 and win the BNP...

Tennis: Teen spirit - Andreescu, Kecmanovic win at Indian Wells

Thursday, 14 March 2019, 05:16 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

A couple of teenagers are shaking things up at the BNP Paribas Open. Bianca Andreescu, an 18-year-old Canadian, routed two-time major champion Garbine Muguruza 6-0, 6-1 in 52 minutes Wednesday to...

Tennis: Bad day for No. 1s: Djokovic, Osaka upset at Indian Wells

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 11:05 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

It was a tough day for seeded players at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday, with Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka, the world's top-ranked players, ushered out in the desert. Djokovic and Philipp...

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