newstennis15 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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newstennis21 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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reporttennis23 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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newstennis24 days ago

ATP Finals | David Goffin stuns Roger Federer as Grigor Dimitrov thrashes Jack Sock

14-time semi-finalist at the ATP Finals, Roger Federer, had everything to lose when he faced David Goffin on Saturday and he eventually lost his way going down 2-6, 6-3, 6-4. In another game, Grigor Dimitrov continued his winning run as he defeated Jack Sock 4-6, 6-0, 6-3 quite comfortably.
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newstennis25 days ago

Defeat Federer ? Don’t know how to, admits David Goffin

Ahead of his ATP World Tour Finals clash against Roger Federer, David Goffin has admitted he doesn’t know how to beat the 19-time Grand Slam winner. In the last match between the two, at Swiss Indoors Basel, Goffin was able to win just three games as Federer ran rout in the semi-final clash.
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reporttennis25 days ago

ATP Finals | David Goffin ousts Dominic Thiem as Grigor Dimitrov makes it three in a row

David Goffin was in inspired form yesterday as he outplayed Dominic Thiem to book a place in the semi-finals of the ATP World Tour finals with straight sets win. Grigor Dimitrov kept his 100% record in the tournament intact as he got the better of Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets of 6-1, 6-1.
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newstennisa month ago

ATP Finals | Roger Federer defeats Marin Cilic, Jack Sock gets the better of Alexander Zverev

Roger Federer has beaten Marin Cilic 6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 6-1 to maintain his perfect record at the ATP Finals at London’s O2 Arena. Later in the day, American Jack Sock beat German third seed Alexander Zverev, in a winner takes all, 6-4, 1-6, 6-4 to reach the last four of the tournament.
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newstennisa month ago

Roger Federer feels Alexander Zverev is the ‘full package’

World number 2 Roger Federer has praised German’s young sensation Alexander Zverev for his phenomenal progress and has called him the ‘full package’ in tennis. Although the 20-year-old lost to Federer in the ATP Finals group game, Zverev believes that he could still face Federer in the final.
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newstennisa month ago

ATP Finals | Roger Federer beats Alexander Zverev; Jack Sock stuns Marin Cilic

After winning the campaign opener against Jack Sock, Roger Federer continued his winning momentum as he registered a three-set win against Alexander Zverev to reach the semi-final of the ATP World Tour Finals. In another clash, Sock claimed his first win by beating Marin Cilic 5-7, 6-2, 7-6(4).
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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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