'Carlos Alcaraz is playing so fast', says ATP ace

'Carlitos' won the us open and became the youngest no.1 in men's tennis history. The 19-year-old won two Masters 1000 (Miami and Madrid) and as many ATP 500 (Rio and Barcelona). He was forced to miss the ATP Finals and the Davis Cup finals in Malaga.
#Carlitos #ATP #Masters1000 #ATP500 #Miami #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

"1st event without the baby, I lost 1st round; 2nd event, I was out of group stage" - Rafael Nadal jokes about adapting to life on tour as a father

The 22-time grand slam champion will begin the 2023 season with his wife and their newborn son beside him. He joked about how his previous tournaments as a father have not been up to the mark, losing out in his opener at the Paris Masters and getting knocked out of the ATP Finals in the group stage.
#RafaelNadal #ParisMasters #ATPFinals #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

"No way" - Rafael Nadal pulls Casper Ruud's legs after Norwegian breaks Federer and Nadal's 18-year monopoly on Sportsmanship Award

Rafael Nadal and Casper Ruud won the 2022 Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award. It is the 23-year-old's first ATP Award and it came after a great 2022 season in which he reached the finals of two Grand Slams, one Masters 1000 and the ATP Finals. Nadal took to social media to pull his leg, before adding that he was super happy for him.
#RafaelNadal #ATPAward #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Roger Federer: 'That relaxed me a bit'

Roger Federer announced his retirement on the eve of Wimbledon. The Swiss has not played in official tournaments for more than a year. The 41-year-old has promised that he will not abandon the sport that has given him everything. Federer has won 20 Grand Slams, 103 ATP titles, 28 Masters 1000 and 6 ATP Finals.
#RogerFederer #Wimbledon #Swiss #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

'I prefer what Novak Djokovic told me in Turin', says young ace

Novak Djokovic has returned to form after a turbulent season. The Serbian missed the Australian Open and US Open due to the coronavirus. The 21-time Grand Slam champion has also won the ATP Finals in Turin and the ATP 500 in Astana. Daniel Vallejo, a rising star on the junior men's tennis circuit, praised Djokovich for his conduct.
#NovakDjokovic #Serbian #AustralianOpen #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

'Rafael Nadal and I are in similar situation,' Novak Djokovic recalls

Novak Djokovic won three Majors and five Masters 1000 tournaments in 2011. World No. 1 beat Rafael Nadal in six finals, including Wimbledon and US Open. Novak and Rafa were tired at the ATP Finals, failing to pass the round-robin stage and fight for the title.
#RafaelNadal #Masters1000 #Wimbledon #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

'I don't know what to say about Novak Djokovic anymore', says former ace

Novak Djokovic won five titles in 2022, including the ATP Finals in Turin, the Masters 1000 in Rome, the ATP 500 in Astana and the ATP 250 in Tel Aviv. Nikolay Davydenko said he was once again impressed by the Serbian phenomenon. Kim Clijsters said she is a fan of both Rafael Nadal and Novak.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Masters1000 #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Novak Djokovic: 'No one had made a sound before me'

Novak Djokovic won the ATP Finals in Turin, the Masters 1000 in Rome, the ATP 500 in Astana and the ATP 250 in Tel Aviv. The Serbian got back on track by clawing for his seventh Wimbledon title (fourth in a row) The 35-year-old from Belgrade thus hoisted himself to 21 Grand Slams, just one length away from Rafael Nadal's record.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Masters1000 #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

"Improved a lot" - Andre Agassi's long-time coach Brad Gilbert hails Taylor Fritz for 'tremendous year' after American No

Taylor Fritz won the Diriyah Tennis Cup exhibition tournament on Saturday. The American No. 1 beat Daniil Medvedev to win the $1 million prize. Coach Brad Gilbert was impressed with the amount of improvement Fritz showed in the 2022 season. The World No. 9 won three singles titles and reached the semifinals of the 2022 ATP Finals.
#AndreAgassi #American #DiriyahTennisCup #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Novak Djokovic dethrones Roger Federer

Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer 7-6, 7-5 in the ATP Finals final in London. The Serb defeated five rivals to win his second ATP Finals title in four years. Novak defeated Juan Martin del Potro in the semi-final and set up the title clash against Federer.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serb #London #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Novak Djokovic edges Juan Martin del Potro

Novak Djokovic defeated Juan Martin del Potro in the ATP Finals semi-final. The Serb reached his second ATP Finals title match in 2012, the first since 2008. Novak saved five out of seven break points and delivered four breaks to control the scoreboard in sets two and three. World no. 1 had 30 winners and 25 unforced errors.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serb #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer reaches final over Andy Murray

Roger Federer defeated Andy Murray 7-6, 6-2 in the 2012 ATP Finals semi-final. Federer claimed six ATP titles in 2012, achieving that for the first time since 2007. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray reached the semi-finals in Group B.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #ATP #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer matches Ivan Lendl, Boris Becker

Roger Federer defeated David Ferrer 7-5, 6-3 in an hour and 26 minutes in the semi-final. Federer claimed his sixth and last ATP Finals crown in London, becoming the most successful player at the premium ATP event and lifting his 70th ATP crown. He reached his seventh ATP Finals title match as only the third player after Ivan Lendl and Boris Becker!
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #London #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer secures year-end no

Roger Federer secured the year-end no. 1 honor at the 2009 ATP Finals. Federer defeated Andy Murray in the ATP Finals round-robin stage on November 24. The Swiss claimed the Masters 1000 titles in Madrid and Cincinnati and did enough to wrap up the season at the top. He became the fourth player with a Channel Slam after Rod Laver and Bjorn Borg.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #Swiss #Madrid #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Year after visa row, Novak Djokovic to begin new season in Adelaide - India Today

Novak Djokovic will begin his 2023 season at Adelaide International wherein as many as 4 top 10 players are in the entry list. The Serb did not play in Australia last year after he was deported over lack of Covid-19 vaccination. The 21-time Grand Slam champion won the season-ending ATP Finals last month.
#NovakDjokovic #IndiaToday #International #Serb #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'I hope Novak Djokovic is well received', says former ace

Novak Djokovic is one of the strongest tennis players in history. The Serb has won 21 Grand Slam titles and six ATP Finals titles in all competitions. He is the only tennis player to have won six ATP finals in the history of the sport. Djokovi remains the best player in the world and Paul McNamee says he is the favourite to win next year’s Australian Open.
#NovakDjokovic #Serb #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Stefanos Tsitsipas regrets 'unfair' comments towards Andrey Rublev at ATP Finals

Stefanos Tsitsipas says he would like to apologize to Andrey Rublev for criticizing his game. The 24-year-old fell to Rublev in three sets at the Nitto ATP Finals in London. The world No. 8 said Rublev had won with the few tools he has, an apparent shot at the lack of variety.
#StefanosTsitsipas #Tennis #ATPFinals #NittoATPFinals #London #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer downs Rafael Nadal and wins title

Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in the final of the ATP Finals in London. Federer became the third player with five ATP Finals crowns after Ivan Lendl and Pete Sampras. The Swiss beat Nadal for the eighth time in 22 encounters with the Spaniard.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #Swiss #London #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Novak Djokovic: 'I was accused of being a...'

Danish tennis player Holger Rune won the first Masters 1000 of his career by beating Novak Djokovic. Rune also became the first tennis player to beat five top ten players in the same tournament since 1973, excluding the ATP Finals. Rune finished 2022 in 11th place in the world rankings. Rune: "I try to learn a lot from him: the precision of his shots and the fitness"
#HolgerRune #Danish #Masters1000 #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer beats Novak Djokovic

Roger Federer beat Novak Djokovic 6-1, 6-4 in an hour and 21 minutes to deliver his 13th and most convincing victory over the Serb from 19 encounters. Federer reached six finals in the last eight tournaments and lifted four trophies, including his fifth ATP Finals crown. The Swiss had the edge on serve and return and grabbed 49% of the return points.
#RogerFederer #Serb #ATPFinals #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Former ATP star pays tribute to Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic closed his 2022 with a flourish, triumphing for the sixth time at the ATP Finals and equaling Roger Federer's record. Serbian phenomenon won Wimbledon, the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, ATP Finals in Turin, the ATP 500 in Astana and the ATP 250 in Tel Aviv. Janko Tipsarevic, captain of the Serbian national team at the North Palmyra Trophy, the controversial exhibition organized in Saint Petersburg, spoke about his compatriot.
#NovakDjokovic #ATP #ATPFinals #Serbian #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'The bans did not stop Novak Djokovic', says former ace

Novak Djokovic is the best tennis player of all time, says Goran Ivanisevic. Novak won Wimbledon, ATP Finals, Internazionali BNL d'Italia, ATP 500 in Astana and ATP 250 in Tel Aviv. Serbian national team captain Janko Tipsarevic praises his compatriot.
#NovakDjokovic #Wimbledon #ATPFinals #Astana #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro and calculations

Roger Federer, Juan Martin del Potro, Andy Murray and Fernando Verdasco were in Group A. Two of three matches went into a deciding tie break in the final round-robin clash. Andy Murray could have secured the semi-final place with a straight-sets victory. Roger faced elimination after trailing 5-4 in set number two in the tie break. Juan Martin delivered four winners in game nine, sealing the deal and moving through.
#RogerFederer #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal, but both fail

Novak Djokovic defeated Rafael Nadal 7-6, 6-3 in the last round-robin clash. The Serb claimed the victory in straight sets at the 2009 ATP Finals. Novak and Nadal failed to advance to the semi-final stage of the tournament.
#NovakDjokovic #Serb #ATPFinals #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Rafael Nadal shares thoughts on being a father to a baby boy

Rafael Nadal became a father for the first time in October when his wife Mary Perello gave birth to a baby boy. Nadal concluded his 2022 season at the Paris Masters and ATP Finals. The 36-year-old admits he is happy to be a father as he is still adjusting to his new role.
#RafaelNadal #ParisMasters #ATPFinals #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Roger Federer was kind of unstoppable', says Top 10

Roger Federer reached two Major finals in 2001, reaching the ATP Finals in 2002. The Swiss failed to defend the title in Milan before scoring wins over Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Marat Safin in the Russian Davis Cup on clay. Federer defeated Andrei Pavel in less than an hour after one of his best performances of the season up to that point. Roger was confident going into the next match, feeling very good on court.
#RogerFederer #Major #ATPFinals #Milan #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Is defeating the Best, what it takes for Carlos Alcaraz to stay No

The 19-year-old is the no. 1 player in the world, winning at this year's U.S. Open, but knows he must not get frazzled by all the players and just stick to his game tactics. Alcaraz sustained an abdominal injury at the Paris Masters against Holger Rune. The young Spaniard was in no shape to continue the tour and had to withdraw from the ATP Finals and the Davis Cup due to the injury.
#CarlosAlcaraz #S.Open #ParisMasters #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Novak Djokovic goes hiking ahead of return to Australia

Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena went hiking in the La Concha mountains, Malaga, Spain. The Serb won his sixth ATP Finals title in Turin to tie Roger Federer's all-time record. Jelene and Marko went on a hiking trip with Spanish pro tennis player Carlos Gomez Herrera.
#NovakDjokovic #Serb #ATPFinals #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Nobody knows how it was to be Novak Djokovic', says former ace

Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal in the final of the ATP Finals in Paris. The Serb claimed the title for the first time in seven years at Roland Garros. Nadal lost in the semi-final to Roger Federer in four sets in four other finals. The Spaniard won three Majors and three Masters 1000s in 2010 to regain the title.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serb #Paris #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer destroys Rafael Nadal in 59 minutes

Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal 6-4, 6-1 in the ATP Finals semi-final in Shanghai. It was Federer's sixth victory over Nadal and the third in the previous four encounters. The Swiss fired 11 aces and dropped 11 points in nine service games. Federer had 24 winners and 16 unforced errors, forcing around 20 mistakes.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #Swiss #Shanghai #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Christmas full of tennis! December full of performances and full of stars

After the WTA Finals, the ATP Finals and Davis Cup, tennis will not stop. The Diriyah Cup will be played from 8-10 December with Alexander Zverev, Nick Kyrgios, Dominic Thiem and Stan Wawrinka. The Mubadala World Tennis Championships will be held from 16-18 December. The World Tennis League will replace the ATP Cup with four teams, eighteen players.
#AlexanderZverev #WTAFinals #ATPFinals #News #Entertainment #Tv


2 months ago

"Novak Djokovic is still hungry, still winning & thinking of preparations for the next season" – Goran Ivanisevic

Novak Djokovic beat Casper Ruud in ATP Finals final to match Roger Federer's record for most titles at the event. Goran Ivanisevic said the Serb is practicing harder than he was at the age of 22 and is hungry for more success.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serb #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'It's so incredible what Novak Djokovic's been able to do', says expert

Novak Djokovic won the ATP Finals for the sixth time in his career. The Serbian champion had a very difficult season and missed several tournaments, including two Grand Slams, due to registration regulations imposed by different countries to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic. Goran Ivanisevic stopped at the anomalous year of the Belgrade player in the box. Despite having a limited 2022 season, he proved that his overall game has no limits.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #Belgrade #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Rafael Nadal falls to Roger Federer

Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal 6-4, 7-5 in the 2006 ATP Finals semi-final in Shanghai. Federer becomes the first player since Ivan Lendl with four straight ATP Finals title matches. The Swiss beat the Spaniard in straight sets in an hour and 53 minutes.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #Swiss #Shanghai #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

' I have enormous admiration for Rafael Nadal as...', says legend

Rafael Nadal has revealed that he may have found a solution to his chronic foot injury. The Spaniard won the Australian Open and Roland Garros this year. Nadal was unable to progress beyond the second round at the US Open. The 36-year-old was eliminated from the ATP Finals in Turin. Gabriela Sabatini thanked everyone involved in making the tournament a success.
#RafaelNadal #Spania #AustralianOpen #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Roger Federer helped me a lot to...', says Grand Slam champion

Rafael Nadal regrets not being able to finish at the top of the world rankings. Nadal is the only tennis player in history to have won 22 Grand Slam titles. The Spaniard also regrets not having won the ATP Finals. The ATP Finals are the one thing he truly regrets and the thing he has never won.
#RafaelNadal #GrandSlam #ATPFinals #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'When I arrived, Roger Federer was already at...', says ATP ace

Novak Djokovic has lost the leadership of the ATP ranking, which he held for a long time. The Serbian champion has been excluded from many tournaments this season, due to the choice not to take the Covid-19 vaccine. The Balkan talent has won five tournaments this year, including the ATP Finals in Turin. Nole has unseated only Roger Federer in this ranking, stopped in 10 seasons.
#RogerFederer #ATP #Serbian #Covid19 #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Novak Djokovic dethrones Swiatek in 2022 prize money ranking

Novak Djokovic is officially the tennis player with the highest earnings from prize money. Before the ATP Finals, Iga Swiatek held the top position. The Serbian won almost as much prize money as Rafael Nadal and Nadal combined. To get to the over 9 million dollars won in 2022, the only woman in the top 5.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer scores double bagel and writes history

Roger Federer beat Gaston Gaudio in the ATP Finals in Shanghai in 2005. The Swiss became the first player with a double bagel at the season-ending elite event. Federer hit 17 winners, eight from forehand and volley each, while Gaudio added three. Roger landed 11 service winners while Gaston hit four.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #Swiss #Shanghai #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Rafael Nadal misses his debut due to injury

Rafael Nadal broke his foot in the 2005 Madrid Masters final against Ivan Ljubicic. The Spaniard needed injections to win his 22nd Major title at Roland Garros. Nadal was forced to withdraw from his first ATP Finals after suffering from the injury. He has been dealing with the injury for almost two decades.
#RafaelNadal #MadridMasters #Major #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Rafael Nadal: 'I wasn't there as many times as...'

Rafael Nadal won two majors in 2022, extending over Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer in the all-time rankings. The Spaniard won at the Australian Open and Roland Garros, despite the pain in his foot. The 36-year-old was defeated on his debut in Paris-Bercy and eliminated in the group stage at the ATP Finals in Turin.
#RafaelNadal #Spania #AustralianOpen #ParisBercy #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Novak Djokovic makes a particular choice for 2023

Novak Djokovic finished his 2022 with a flourish, triumphing for the sixth time at the ATP Finals and equaling Roger Federer's record. The former world number 1 left no way out for Stefanos Tsitsipas, Andrey Rublev, Daniil Medvedev, Taylor Fritz and Casper Ruud. The Serbian phenomenon managed to win Wimbledon, the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, ATP Finals in Turin, the ATP 500 in Astana and the ATP 250 in Tel Aviv. The 35-year-old from Belgrade should start his year with the Adelaide ATP 250, scheduled for January 2-8.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Novak Djokovic's 2023 schedule: the start and the return

Novak Djokovic finished his 2022 with a flourish, triumphing for the sixth time at the ATP Finals and equaling Roger Federer's record. The Serbian will try to join the Australian Open 2023 already, having been authorized by the local government to travel to Australia next January. The Australian Open will be staged in Melbourne Park from January 16th to 29th.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Rajeev Ram, Joe Salisbury seemingly shade US captain Mardy Fish

Rajeev Ram won the US Open and ATP Finals doubles titles with Joe Salisbury this year. The United States exited the Davis Cup Finals after Italy beat Tommy Paul and Jack Sock. Captain Mardy Fish chose not to select Ram for the knockout stage of the tie in Malaga. Ram and Salisbury tweeted that the USA had someone better for doubles.
#RajeevRam #USOpen #ATPFinals #UnitedStates #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

ATP Finals Flashback: Roger Federer tops Marat Safin in epic tie break

Roger Federer beat Marat Safin at the 2004 ATP Finals in Houston. The Swiss defeated the Russian 6-3, 7-6 in straight sets to reach the final. Federer won his first Major title at Wimbledon in 2003. He won 74 out of 80 matches and added three Major titles to his tally in 2004.
#RogerFederer #ATPFinals #Swiss #Houston #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Tommy Paul slams criticism directed at US captain Mardy Fish

The United States exited the Davis Cup Finals after Italy beat them 2-1 in the quarterfinal. Mardy Fish decided not to select reigning US Open and ATP Finals doubles champion Rajeev Ram for the knockout stage. Italy's Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini defeated Tommy Paul and Jack Sock in the decisive match of the United States and Italy tie.
#MardyFish #DavisCupFinals #USOpen #UnitedStates #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Novak Djokovic's still this guy that has kept himself in...', says analyst

Novak Djokovic ended his 2022 with a bang, winning the ATP Finals for the sixth time and equaling Roger Federer's record. The 35-year-old turned his year around by triumphing at Wimbledon for the fourth consecutive time. The Serbian reached 21 Slams, just one trophy short of Rafael Nadal's record, but will try to catch up as early as the Australian Open 2023.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Roger Federer was amazing at those interviews', says former No.1

Rafael Nadal finished the season in the World Top 2 in the ATP ranking. Nadal is the only player in history to have achieved 22 Grand Slam titles. The Spaniard also won the Davis Cup, Davis Cup and Olympics. The only thing Nadal has ever won is the ATP Finals, the only thing he has never won.
#RogerFederer #ATP #World #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Tennis news: "The team that has my eye is definitely Djokovic and the Falcons" - Nick Kyrgios hopes to make a mark at World Tennis League in Dubai

Nick Kyrgios wrapped up his 2022 season following his 2022 ATP Finals group stage exit. The 27-year-old will next be in action in a couple of exhibition tournaments in December ahead of his 2023 campaign. The World Tennis League (WTL) is one event that the Australian is set to commence on December 19 in Dubai.
#NickKyrgios #Falcons #ATPFinals #WorldTennisLeague #Dubai #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Rafael Nadal: 'It's one more concern in your life'

Rafael Nadal defeated Casper Ruud in the last round of 16 of the ATP Finals. The Spaniard ended his four-match losing streak to end the season with a win. Nadal suffered an abdominal injury at Wimbledon, reaching the semi-final before retiring before the clash with Nick Kyrgios.
#RafaelNadal #ATPFinals #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Novak Djokovic must have been heartbroken', says former No.1

Novak Djokovic closed the season with his sixth ATP Finals title (record shared with Roger Federer) The Serbian star's decision not to get vaccinated against the Coronavirus prevented him from participating in some of the most important and representative tournaments of the tennis season, such as the Australian Open and the US Open. Mats Wilander says it is important for Novak to be able to play at Australian Open again. Goran Ivanisevic says Novak trains even harder than when he was 22 years old.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Italian tennis CEO: "ATP Finals overcame our forecasts"

The ATP Finals ended with Novak Djokovic beating Casper Ruud in two sets and winning this tournament for the sixth time in his career, joining Roger Federer. The Italian Tennis Federation president Angelo Binaghi spoke at a press conference. He said: This tournament does not create budget holes but wealth and this allows Italy to have a positive image in the world.
#NovakDjokovic #ItalianTennisFederation #Italian #ATPFinals #Italy #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'When Rafael Nadal arrived at the Australian Open...', says top coach

Rafael Nadal ended his season with a two-set victory against Casper Ruud at the ATP Finals in Turin. The Spaniard had already been beaten in two sets by both Taylor Fritz and Felix Auger-Aliassime. Nadal was unable to play the Wimbledon semi-final against Nick Kyrgios due to an abdominal tear. The 36-year-old was also beaten in the US Open in the second round.
#RafaelNadal #AustralianOpen #ATPFinals #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Rafael Nadal beats Casper Ruud in Buenos Aires

Rafael Nadal beat Casper Ruud 7-6, 6-2 in Buenos Aires' Arena Parque Roca. Nadal and Ruud met at the Roland Garros final and ATP Finals last week. The pair will play each other in Chile in the next two days.
#RafaelNadal #RolandGarros #ATPFinals #BuenosAires #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Novak Djokovic wants to have 25', says expert

Novak Djokovic won his first ATP Finals title since 2015 in Turin. Coach Patrick Mouratoglou is not ruling out the possibility of reaching the 30 Grand Slam title mark. Greg Rusedski believes Novak is eyeing Margaret Court's record more than Nadal's current tally.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #GrandSlam #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Tennis news: "I like another type of sport more" - Rafael Nadal on why he doesn't prefer today's style of tennis

Rafael Nadal rues lack of tactical flexibility in tennis despite being one of the best players in the sport. The Spaniard is currently in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for an exhibition tour with Casper Ruud. Nadal is a record 22-time Grand Slam winner and has not left the top ten since 2005. The 36-year-old is coming off a group-stage exit at the ATP Finals in Turin.
#RafaelNadal #GrandSlam #ATPFinals #BuenosAires #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

'Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are in their league.' says

Daniil Medvedev praised Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. The Russian failed to deliver his best tennis against rivals from the top. Daniil won only two titles in Los Cabos and Vienna this season. The 26-year-old is a Major champion, a Masters 1000 winner and the ATP Finals champion.
#NovakDjokovic #Russian #Major #LosCabos #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Rafael Nadal opens up about his experience with fatherhood: "More tired, sleeping less; Trying to make the most of the moments I can be with him"

Rafael Nadal recently won his first match as a father at the ATP Finals against Casper Ruud. The Spanish tennis great and his wife Maria welcomed their son Rafael Jr. Into the world last week. Nadal joked that being a father has so far meant that he is more tired and always low on sleep. The 36-year-old has already spent time away from his son and has had the little one with him on tour.
#RafaelNadal #ATPFinals #Spanish #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Novak Djokovic opens up on magnitude of 2022 ATP Finals triumph

Novak Djokovic beat Casper Ruud 7-5 6-3 to win his sixth ATP Finals title on Sunday. The Serb won Wimbledon and was runner-up at the Paris Masters. The 20-year-old was denied participation at two Grand Slam and four Masters tournaments in 2022. He also experienced deportation for the first time in his life when his visa Australia visa was revoked.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serb #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago

Djokovic news: With ATP Finals win, Novak Djokovic surpasses Roger Federer to equal Jimmy Connors' titles record

Novak Djokovic claimed five titles and a record pay cheque of $4.7 million at the 2022 ATP Finals. The 21-time Grand Slam champion equaled Jimmy Connors’ record of having the most number of seasons with five or more titles in the Open Era. The Serb's track record includes winning 11 titles in 2015, ten in 2010, seven in 2013, 2014 and 2016, six in 2012, and five in 2007, 2009 and 2021.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


2 months ago