Spectacular Sports

Striking victories, unforgettable games and objects that were part of the history of winners in Brazilian sport are the ingredients of ‘Relics’, encompassed in a new series of ‘Spectacular Sports‘, which debuted on Sunday 5 October on TV Globo. The series…

Brazilian success

Winning Wimbledon

When a Brazilian player scores a success, the achievements of the great Maria Esther Bueno are still remembered. On the 11 October, Maria Esther would have turned 80 but, sadly, she passed away on 8 June 2018, succumbing to cancer…

Honoured by Woodfield Grove

Tributes unveiled Woodfield Grove Tennis Club was a haven for Maria Esther Bueno on her visits to London, and the club has paid a lasting tribute to their most famous Honorary Member by commissioning a portrait and naming the balcony…

Honoured by the Brazilian Senate

Maria Esther Bueno posthumously awarded Bertha Lutz Diploma On 26 March, the Brazilian Federal Senate honoured Maria Esther Bueno (1939-2018) in acknowledgement of her contribution to Brazil. She was among the 23 women and 1 man, who had marked and contributed…

Rio Open pays tribute to Maria Esther Bueno

Exhibits trophies and memories… The Rio Open has consolidated itself as the greatest tournament on the South American swing, and the 2019 edition proved to be an even greater success. In a statement Luiz Carvalho, Tournament Director of the Rio…