Pack your jerseys. The era of ‘sports tourism’ is here – Lifotravel

Pack your jerseys. The era of 'sports tourism' is here

Start your engines. From Formula One races to the Summer Olympic Games, traveling to attend major sporting events is on the rise. Sports tourism, as it’s called, is one of the fastest-growing sectors in the travel industry, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organization.   The market is massive, and only stands to grow, … Read more

Watch: Queen Camilla and Brigitte Macron play table tennis – Lifotravel

Watch: Queen Camilla and Brigitte Macron play table tennis

The Queen played table tennis against France’s first lady Brigitte Macron during a joint visit to a sports centre near Paris. Camilla and Mrs Macron were touring the Saint-Denis centre just outside the capital as part of the King and Queen’s three-day state visit. Earlier in the day, King Charles became the first British monarch … Read more

Simona Halep banned from tennis for four years for doping violations – Lifotravel

Simona Halep banned from tennis for four years for doping violations

The 31-year-old two-time Grand Slam champion has been provisionally suspended since October 2022. Twice Grand Slam champion Simona Halep has been banned until October 2026 for two separate anti-doping rule violations, the International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) said. The 31-year-old Romanian former Wimbledon and French Open champion has been provisionally suspended since October 2022 after … Read more

Coco Gauff Recalls Staying On The Phone With Her Boyfriend Until 1 A.M. The Night Before US Open – Lifotravel

Coco Gauff Recalls Staying On The Phone With Her Boyfriend Until 1 A.M. The Night Before US Open

Coco Gauff says she called up her boyfriend the night before the 2023 U.S. Open to help keep her mind on track before her massive win. On Saturday, the 19-year-old won her first major title at the U.S. Open by securing a 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory against Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus at the Arthur Ashe … Read more

Novak Djokovic wins US Open men’s final for fourth time – Lifotravel

Novak Djokovic wins US Open men's final for fourth time

Novak Djokovic battled past Daniil Medvedev 6-3 7-6(5) 6-3 and into the tennis record books on Sunday, winning the US Open to equal Margaret Court’s record haul of 24 Grand Slams. Issued on: 11/09/2023 – 01:47 2 min The victory, his fourth in 10 Flushing Meadows finals, capped another remarkable Grand Slam campaign for Djokovic with wins … Read more

Novak Djokovic wins US Open for record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title – Lifotravel

Novak Djokovic wins US Open for record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title

The Serbian beats Medvedev in straight sets to match Margaret Court’s all-time record haul of 24 Grand Slam titles. Novak Djokovic has beaten Daniil Medvedev 6-3 7-6(5) 6-3 in the US Open men’s final to match Margaret Court’s all-time record haul of 24 Grand Slam titles. For Djokovic, the win marked his third Grand Slam … Read more

Novak Djokovic And Daniil Medvedev Meet Again In U.S. Open Men’s Final – Lifotravel

Novak Djokovic And Daniil Medvedev Meet Again In U.S. Open Men's Final

Their match Sunday afternoon is a rematch of the 2021 final in Flushing Meadows. Medvedev won that day for his lone Grand Slam title. The 27-year-old from Russia also denied Djokovic what would have been the first calendar-year Grand Slam in men’s tennis since 1969. Djokovic has gone on to win two more major titles … Read more

Presidents Obama, Clinton Congratulate Coco Gauff Following Her U.S. Open Win – Lifotravel

Presidents Obama, Clinton Congratulate Coco Gauff Following Her U.S. Open Win

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Barack Obama congratulated Coco Gauff on her U.S. Open title Saturday, less than two weeks after attending her first comeback of the tournament. After Gauff rallied to beat Aryna Sabalenka 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, messages quickly poured onto the social media platform formerly known as Twitter in celebration of the … Read more

Coco Gauff beats Aryna Sabalenka in US Open final to win first Grand Slam – Lifotravel

Coco Gauff beats Aryna Sabalenka in US Open final to win first Grand Slam

The 19-year-old American wins the US Open women’s singles title with 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Belarus’s Sabalenka. United States teenager Coco Gauff has beaten Belarusian second seed Aryna Sabalenka 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the US Open women’s final to claim her first Grand Slam title. With the win on Saturday, sixth seed Gauff became … Read more

19-Year-Old American Coco Gauff Wins U.S. Open – Lifotravel

19-Year-Old American Coco Gauff Wins U.S. Open

Nineteen-year-old tennis sensation Coco Gauff has won the U.S. Open, making her the youngest American champion of the competition since Serena Williams in 1999. She beat out Belarusian tennis star Aryna Sabalenka, the 25-year-old winner of the Australian Open singles final earlier this year, at Saturday’s final in New York, scoring 2-6, 6-3 and 6-2. … Read more