' 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


5 hours 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


Yesterday

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


Yesterday

Venus Williams hints she is playing doubles again only if Serena Williams returns

Venus Williams hints that she does not plan to play doubles anymore unless her sister Serena Williams comes out of retirement. Serena, 41, retired from professional tennis after the US Open. Venus hinted that she plans to return to court in 2023. The Williams sisters captured 14 Grand Slams together.
#VenusWilliams #USOpen #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

'Novak Djokovic often times plays at night when the ball...', says expert

Novak Djokovic would have won this year's Australian Open had he been allowed to compete at Melbourne Park, says Greg Rusedski. The Serb, 35, holds the record for most wins at the Australian Open with nine career wins. The former US Open finalist Greg Ruseski says Djokovich is a world class player.
#NovakDjokovic #AustralianOpen #Serb #MelbournePark #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

Carlos Alcaraz moves closer to Boris Becker

Carlos Alcaraz is spending his 11th week as world no. 1. The 19-year-old Spaniard won his first Major title at the US Open in New York. Carlos is the 20th player with 11 No.1 weeks since 1973. The Spaniard is hoping to kick off the 2023 season injury-free.
#CarlosAlcaraz #Spaniard #Major #NewYork #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

'I had the feeling that Novak Djokovic...', says former Top 10

Novak Djokovic defeated Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-7, 7-6 in three hours and 11 minutes. The Russian lost all three round of 16 matches in the deciding tie break, including two when he served to win! Daniil knocked Novak down in last year's US Open final, preventing him achieving a calendar Grand Slam.
#NovakDjokovic #Russian #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days 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


4 days 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


4 days ago

Serena Williams nominated for WTA award

Serena Williams, Tatjana Maria, Donna Vekic and Daria Saville nominated for WTA Comeback Player of the Year Award. Williams, 41, was out for 12 months before making her singles return at Wimbledon. At the US Open, Williams made some noise before her career came to an end.
#SerenaWilliams #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

"Well done for owning and using your platform to speak out about abuse towards women" - Chris Evert hails Iga Swiatek for condemning sexual abuse allegations against Polish Tennis Association president

WTA World No. 1 Iga Swiatek has spoken out in support of victims of abuse. Miroslaw Skrzypczynski has been accused of molesting many young Polish players over the years. Polish Member of Parliament Katarzyna Kotula, a former tennis player herself, recently shared her harrowing experience, accusing the Polish Tennis Association president of assaulting her as a teenager. Tennis legend Chris Evert has praised the US Open champion for speaking out in light of the allegations.
#IgaSwiatek #PolishTennisAssociation #Polish #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

Djokovic news: "Don't think he wants the men’s record, he wants the all-time record" - Greg Rusedski believes Novak Djokovic is chasing Margaret Court in Slam race, not just Rafael Nadal

Novak Djokovic won his 21st Grand Slam at Wimbledon this year, taking him one behind Rafael Nadal's tally. The all-time leader in Grand Slams is currently Margaret Court, who owns 24 Majors, followed by Serena Williams, who has 23. Former US Open runner-up Greg Rusedski believes the Serbian is eyeing Court's record. He also predicted Nadal to win the French Open and the US Open next year.
#Djokovic #GrandSlam #Major #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

'Carlos Alcaraz is one of those players who is groomed for...', says expert

Juan Carlos Ferrero's protégé has won the US Open, two Masters 1000 (Miami and Madrid) and two ATP 500 (Rio and Barcelona) The 19-year-old from Murcia became the youngest number 1 in the history of men's tennis. The Spaniard suffered an abdominal injury during the Paris-Bercy Masters 1000, a setback on the eve of the ATP Finals.
#JuanCarlosFerrero #USOpen #Masters1000 #Miami #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

'Carlos Alcaraz had the ability to pass...', says former No.1

Juan Carlos Ferrero's protégé won the US Open, as well as two Masters 1000 titles. The 19-year-old Spaniard became the youngest number 1 in the history of men's tennis. The Murcian will lead Spain to the conquest of the Davis Cup in the absence of Rafael Nadal.
#CarlosAlcaraz #USOpen #Masters1000 #Spain #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Toni Nadal explains why Casper Ruud can reach No 1

Toni Nadal believes Casper Ruud has what it takes to become world No 1 in 2022. The 23-year-old made his first two Grand Slam finals this year. Ruud was runner-up to Rafael Nadal in the French Open final and lost to Carlos Alcaraz in the US Open final.
#ToniNadal #GrandSlam #FrenchOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Jannik Sinner identifies what match versus Novak Djokovic showed him

Jannik Sinner, ranked at No 15 in the world, fell just short of reaching his first Grand Slam semifinal this year. The 21-year-old admits he will have to improve his mental game. Sinner missed out on a semifinal spot at Wimbledon, US Open and US Open.
#JannikSinner #GrandSlam #Wimbledon #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Former ATP ace pays tribute to Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic won his seventh Wimbledon title at Wimbledon this year. The Serb was forced to give up the top ranking after missing the Australian Open and US Open due to the Coronavirus. Andy Roddick has stated without hesitation that the Serb is still the man to beat.
#NovakDjokovic #ATP #Wimbledon #Serb #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Back in the semifinals, Casper Ruud proving to himself he belongs among ATP elite in Turin

Casper Ruud is back in the semifinals of the Nitto ATP Finals in Turin for the second straight time. Ruud won three straight tournament titles and reached a career-high No. 2 ranking last year. He was a finalist at the French Open, the US Open, and the Miami Open.
#CasperRuud #ATP #NittoATPFinals #FrenchOpen #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

'I remember this one thing which Novak Djokovic told me', says young ace

Novak Djokovic had to skip the Australian Open and the US Open due to the Coronavirus. The Serb missed the American Masters 1000 (Indian Wells, Miami, Montreal and Cincinnati) The 35-year-old has equaled his idol Pete Sampras with seven Wimbledon wins in London, taking him to just one distance behind Roger Federer. The 'Djoker' is busy this week at the ATP Finals in Turin.
#NovakDjokovic #AustralianOpen #USOpen #IndianWells #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Tennis: Nadal after two consecutive losses at ATP Finals – ‘Going to die to reach that level again’

Rafael Nadal loses 6-3, 6-4 to Felix Auger-Aliassime in Turin. The Spaniard was playing in just his third singles match since the US Open in September. The 36-year-old says he is ‘going to die’ trying to return to the level he won a record 22 Grand Slam titles.
#Nadal #ATPFinals #Spania #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago