newstennis17 days ago

Judy Murray backs change in ATP scheduling after injury-packed 2017

Judy Murray has asserted that the ATP needs to rethink the scheduling of the year’s matches to avoid players missing out majors due to injuries. The 58-year-old coach pointed out that despite managing their workload, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal ended up missing quite a bit of the action.
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newstennis23 days ago

Grand Slam Board releases list of possible rule changes for 2018 season

The 2017 season has given the Grand Slam Board a lot to ponder upon and they have released a list of changes after their meeting, in London, that could be enforced in 2018. A major change would be the players being penalized if they decide to withdraw just before a tournament or in the first round.
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reporttennis25 days ago

Grigor Dimitrov outplays David Goffin to claim maiden World Tour Finals title

Grigor Dimitrov ensured that he made a perfect end to his 2017 season with a 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 win against David Goffin in the final of the ATP World Tour Finals in London. However, the win wasn’t an easy one for the Bulgarian as his Belgian opponent pushed to the very limits in the final yesterday.
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newstennisa month ago

Grigor Dimitrov hails Rafael Nadal’s magnificent ‘etiquette’

Grigor Dimitrov has recalled his intense summer training with Rafael Nadal and was all praise for the World Number 1’s ‘magnificent etiquette’, whose body language remains the same while winning and losing. Dimitrov has managed to reach the semi-finals of the World Tour Finals in his first attempt.
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newstennisa month ago

WATCH | Rafael Nadal provides priceless expression after David Goffin winner

In his sixteen year career, there are few occasions where Rafael Nadal was left surprised by something that happened on a tennis court. David Goffin, however, can strike out the same from his list, as he left the Spaniard stunned with a brilliant down the line winner at the ATP Tour Finals.
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newstennisa month ago

Andre Agassi believes Federer's poor H2H against Nadal stops him from being the greatest

Andre Agassi believes that Roger Federer cannot be considered the greatest of all time because of his dismal head-to-head record against long-term nemesis Rafael Nadal. However, the American has also stated that Federer is in a class of his own and will leave behind a legacy in the sport forever.
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newstennisa month ago

Rafael Nadal pulls out of ATP Finals after David Goffin loss, Carreno Busta to replace him

Rafael Nadal had to withdraw from the season-ending ATP World Tour finals with a knee injury on Monday after losing 7-6(5), 6-7(4), 6-4 to David Goffin in the opening group match. The World No.1 will now be replaced by first alternate Pablo Carreno Busta who will take his spot in Group Pete Sampras.
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newstennisa month ago

Roger Federer praises Rafael Nadal, states he doesn't regret being No.2

Roger Federer has heaped praise on Rafael Nadal for his dominance throughout the year in most tournaments and stated that he has no regrets losing out the No.1 spot to him. However, the Swiss' only lament was that he couldn’t stay in contention for the Montreal finals, Cincinnati, and U.S. Open.
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newstennisa month ago

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal warn game administrators over rule changes

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have appreciated innovation in tennis but they also alerted the game’s administrators not to do too many changes to the current format. Federer admitted that there are positives and negatives to the changes but he doesn't want to see anything change on the Tour.
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newstennisa month ago

ATP World Tour Finals | Tennis fans left fuming as ATP announce wrong schedule

After ATP’s NextGen fiasco in Milan, fans were left frustrated yet again as they announced the wrong schedule for the ATP Tour finals in their initial announcement. While they did rectify the error, fans had already purchased the tickets for the matches they wanted to see as per the earlier report.
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