German tennis, contrary to the decision of Roland Garros

first_imgThe director of the girls’s tennis division of the German Tennis Federation (DTB), Barbara Rittner, disagreed with the organizers of Roland Garros for deciding to go “alone” and deciding to postpone it till the finish of September due to the coronavirus.“The solo path of the French Open appears unhappy to me. These are simply the issues that aren’t going, it was forcibly put in,” mentioned the 46-year-old extenista to the newspaper ‘Bild’ in its version this Friday.Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organizers of Roland Garros postponed the date of the ‘Grand Slam’ on clay on a non-consensual foundation for 4 months, to be held between September 20 and October four in Paris. The match organizers acquired robust criticism, each from the gamers and from different tournaments, as a result of of this stunning decision. “It was a solo step, however now the second requires getting nearer and growing concepts collectively to see how to remedy the issues,” mentioned Patrik Kühnen, director of the Munich match, which was scheduled to happen between April 25 and Could 5. , however that was canceled this Wednesday.In the meantime, battles for the dates are already foreseen in a tennis calendar with nearly no free areas. Each the ATP and the WTA introduced that every one tournaments might be suspended till June 7 inclusive.last_img read more

Drunk driver runs car over man sleeping in house, dies

first_imgRameswaram (TN) Jun 25 (PTI) A man driving a car allegedly under inebriated condition died and another seriously injured after the vehicle rammed into a roadside house at Thangachimadam here today.Police said Ibrahim shah lost control of the vehicle and hit an electric pole and crashed into the house running over a middle-aged man, Manikandan who was asleep, and injured him seriously.They said the driver died on the spot while two other occupants in the car managed to escape after the accident.The injured man has been admitted to the goverment hospital in Madurai.The driver was allegedly drunk at the time of the accident, police said adding further investigation was on. PTI COR SSN ROH ROHlast_img read more