newstennis8 days ago

It's my last season with Rafa on the tour, says uncle Toni

Toni Nadal has said that he won't be following Rafael Nadal on tour anymore after this season, and will focus on upcoming players at the Rafa Nadal Academy. He also talks about Nadal's loss to Roger Federer in the Australian Open final and how the Spaniard's injuries affected him mentally.
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featuretennis19 days ago

Of Federer and Nadal; of Sport and Us

Federer might have won this match but that doesn’t mean a thing really. They have been greats for long now and will remain greats for long to come. Their rivalry has defined them, elevated tennis and enhanced our lives.
Sarath Chandra
newstennis20 days ago

Roger Federer emotionally acknowledges his wife’s part in his success

Roger Federer might have fans in every part of the world, but he believes that there is none bigger than his wife Mirka Federer. Acknowledging Mirka's contribution throughout his career, the Swiss legend, who won his 18th Grand Slam title on Sunday, said, “she was there when I had no titles”.
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featuretennis20 days ago

How and where Roger Federer won against Rafael Nadal

When the two Champions entered the Rod Laver Arena on Sunday, it was truly like two Gladiators walking into the Colosseum.
Faizan Qadiri
newstennis21 days ago

Roger Federer hints that the end of his tennis career may be near

Roger Federer’s 18th Grand Slam win might have rekindled his fans' hopes of his return to the top, but according to him it might just have been his one last hurrah. Federer is aware that he has “only so much tennis left” in him, although he has hoped that this was not his last Australian Open.
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newstennis21 days ago

Rafael Nadal : The belief that I can win titles is back

Despite missing out on what would have been his 15th Grand Slam singles title, Rafael Nadal is delighted with how things have worked out for him in Australia over the past one month. The 30-year-old is now confident of winning more titles and has vowed to keep playing at the top level.
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newstennis21 days ago

Roger Federer dismisses Pat Cash’s ‘legal cheating’ claims

Roger Federer has hit back at Pat Cash for claiming that he had called for a medical timeout during the final of the Australian Open against Rafael Nadal because he was tired. Federer said he felt pain in his right thigh and that he was normally the “last guy to call for a medical timeout”.
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reporttennis21 days ago

Australian Open | Roger Federer wins his 18th Grand Slam in another classic against Nadal

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal produced a match for the ages in another classic final between these two rivals, and this time it was the Swiss who came out on the top with 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 win. It was the 5th Australian Open title for the 35-year-old and his 18th Grand Slam title overall.
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newstennis22 days ago

Twitter reacts to the epic Australian Open final between Federer and Nadal

The stars aligned themselves perfectly to bring to the world a tennis fan's ultimate fantasy - a Grand Slam Final match between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. At the end of some brilliant tennis by both the tennis greats, Federer overcame his demons and Nadal to lift his 18th grandslam title.
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featuretennis22 days ago

The greatest rivalry in sports – Federer and Nadal one last time!

It's the quarterfinals last weekend, and Kei Nishikori is otherworldly in the first set – how else do you call it when he makes the greatest player the sport has seen look clueless.
Prabu Thiruppathy