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Ex-world number one Simona Halep suspended for doping
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Ex-world number one Simona Halep suspended for doping

Romania’s Simona Halep, former world number one, has been provisionally suspended for doping, the Tennis Integrity Agency announced on Friday. Currently ranked ninth in the worldHalep (31) tested positive for Roxadustat, a substance that promotes endogenous erythropoietin (EPO) production, during the US Open last August, says the agency. Notified in writing of a violation of...

Carlos Alcaraz after his US Open title: “Fighting for more”
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Carlos Alcaraz after his US Open title: “Fighting for more”

“What is the feeling after this first Grand Slam title and this No. 1 spot?It’s been a great run here at the US Open. It’s great to have the trophy. I have outdone myself. I played great matches, at high intensity during these two weeks, which I had never done before. I’m really happy to...

Carlos Alcaraz wins the US Open and becomes world number 1
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Carlos Alcaraz wins the US Open and becomes world number 1

A year ago, Carlos Alcaraz had already ignited the US Open and when he had to give up in the quarter-finals against Félix Auger-Aliassime, we said to ourselves that we would soon see the Spaniard again in the last matches. of a Grand Slam tournament. But from there to imagining a progression curve so dazzling...

Carlos Alcaraz defeats Frances Tiafoe to advance to US Open final
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Carlos Alcaraz defeats Frances Tiafoe to advance to US Open final

He ended up being the Night King again. Too good, too fast, too strong. To disgust Frances Tiafoe by dint of finding the lines and bringing back each of her accelerations. Even the public no longer knew what to do, torn between this American semi-finalist and this Spanish troublemaker with the face of a kid...