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  • News | Olympic News

    IOC President teams up with Wawrinka and Bacsinszky in Lausanne Grand Slam

    The President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach met with the two Swiss tennis stars Stanislas Wawrinka (winner of two Grand Slam tournaments, doubles gold medallist at the Olympic Games Beijing 2008 and winner of the 2014 Davis Cup for Switzerland) and Timea Bacsinszky (French Open semi-finalist in 2015) today in Lausanne.  
    16 Sep 2015 | Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Murray back on the Olympic gold trail

    In beating Roger Federer at London 2012, British tennis player Andy Murray won the first major title of his career. He has since claimed three Grand Slam titles, so travels to Rio with high hopes of becoming the first player to retain an Olympic singles title.
    29 Jul 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Tennis
  • News | YOG

    Hugo Gaston, from the YOG to the French Open: the birth of a champion

    Two years after claiming a gold medal at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Hugo Gaston, aged just 20, succeeded in reaching the last 16 of a Grand Slam event, beating former French Open winner and world number 17 Stan Wawrinka in a thrilling five setter, before forcing world number 3 Dominic Thiem to a heart-stopping fifth set.
    08 Oct 2020 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Tennis
  • Olympics Day 8 - Tennis

    Olympics Day 8 - Tennis

    BEIJING - AUGUST 16: Roger Federer (right) and Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland take on Thomas Johansson and Simon Aspelin of Sweden during the men's doubles gold medal tennis match at the Olympic Green Tennis Center on Day 8 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 16, 2008 in Beijing, China.
    Friday, August 15, 2008 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Federer in volley good form

    Federer in volley good form

    London 2012 - Switzerland's Roger Federer plays a backhand return during his doubles match with partner Stanislas Wawrinka against Japan's Go Soeda and Kei Nishikori at Wimbledon. The Swiss won 2-1 on sets.
    Monday, July 30, 2012 8:00 PM | Photo
  • News | Olympic News

    In uncertain times, athletes send messages of support

    Athletes from across the world have been using social media to send messages of hope and support during this difficult time. Here are some of the latest posts from your favourite sportspeople, complete with helpful tips on how everyone can help tackle the spread of the COVID-19 illness.
    18 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Federer, Nadal and Djokovic back for one final Olympic hurrah

    The “Big Three” of world tennis are preparing to face off at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Each of them already has a medal to his name, although they have experienced differing fortunes on the Olympic stage that means so much to them. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic: three men continuing to write their names in tennis folklore as they gear up for one final hurrah together at the Olympic Games, in what will be one of the main attractions next year in the Japanese capital.
    18 Nov 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Tennis
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