newstennis7 days ago

Cincinnati Masters: Ramkumar Ramanathan beats Chris Eubanks to move into second round

India’s Ramkumar Ramanathan made it to the second round of the ongoing Cincinnati Masters, after he beat American qualifier Chris Eubanks 6-7, 6-1, 6-4. The 22-year-old Indian will next face either American Jared Donaldson or Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut in the second round.
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newstennis8 days ago

Rogers Cup | Alexander Zverev stuns Federer to bag title; Bopanna-Dodig miss out

Germany's Alexander Zvererv defeated Roger Federer in the final of the Montreal Masters 1000, 6-3, 6-4 to bag his second Masters 1000 crown. Meanwhile, the duo of Rohan Bopanna and Ivan Dodig lost the final of the men's doubles category to Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert 4-6, 6-3, 6-10.
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newstennis9 days ago

Rogers Cup | Federer to face Alexander Zverev in the summit clash; Bopanna-Dodig to fight for men's doubles title

Roger Federer overcame a resilient Robin Haase in straight-sets in the Montreal Masters semi-final to set up the final date with German ace Alexander Zverev. Meanwhile, Indian ace Rohan Bopanna has also advanced to the Men’s Doubles final with partner Ivan Dodig in a hard-fought game.
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newstennis14 days ago

Rafael Nadal: Not focusing on regaining World No.1 ranking

Despite being very close to reclaiming the no.1 spot in the ATP Rankings at the ongoing Rogers Cup, Rafael Nadal has insisted that his priorities are different. The Spaniard added that he is currently focused on preparing and playing the right way, just like he had done for the first part of 2017.
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newstennis24 days ago

Roger Federer and I are better prepared to compete for World No.1 spot, says Rafael Nadal

World No. 2 Rafael Nadal believes he and 3rd placed Roger Federer are better prepared to fight it out for the World No.1 spot owing to their splendid run of form in the recent past. Andy Murray currently holds the World No. 1 spot in the ATP rankings with 7750 points to his name.
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newstennisa month ago

Roger Federer is one of the best people I have ever met, says Tommy Haas

Germany's veteran tennis star Tommy Haas has stated that Roger Federer is one of the best people he has ever met in his life owing to the humility the Swiss maestro possesses. The 39-year old has also stated that Federer is one of the most important sports personality in the history.
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newstennisa month ago

Federer blasts young players for not putting up tough challenge in Wimbledon

Roger Federer has voiced his disappointment in the young players’ performance, criticizing them for not delivering in recently concluded Wimbledon. He also revealed the reason for his success stating that the young players are not strong enough to challenge ‘Fab-4’, which has been helpful for them.
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newstennisa month ago

Pune to replace Chennai as venue for "Chennai Open"

Pune is all set to host what used to formerly be known as the Chennai Open as the 'Maharastra One' from next year after the tournament moves to Pune. The organizers of the ATP 250 event, played on hard courts, are trying to rope in players such as Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic for 2018.
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newstennisa month ago

Marin Cilic focuses on the positives from his Wimbledon campaign

Having been outclassed by Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final on Sunday, Marin Cilic said that he would rather focus on the fact that he made it to the final of the most prestigious tournament of the year, rather than his loss in the final. The Croatian also revealed his plans ahead of the US Open.
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featuretennisa month ago

Roger Federer - A humble champion

Humility is a virtue of the strong and not a vice of the weak. But having said this, how an individual deals with success will always be the true test of one's humility. And though remaining down to earth amid the highs and lows may seem like a tough task, Roger Federer has shown us the way.
Rohit George