newstennis3 months ago

Novak Djokovic delves into parenthood and mental hurdles in his Open letter

Winning Wimbledon once again after coming back from an injury that had kept him out of tennis for six months, was probably the biggest boost Novak Djokovic’s career could ever get. Following his comeback on grass, the Serbian ace decided to pen it all down in an open letter on his website.
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newstennis4 months ago

Rohan Bopanna confident ahead of Wimbledon

Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna has voiced his confidence ahead of the upcoming Grand Slam on grass adding that he always enters every tournament with the expectation of winning. The 2017 French Open winner did, however, confirm that he did not have a mixed doubles partner as of now.
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newstennis4 months ago

Maria Sharapova decides to skip pre-Wimbledon tournament to rest

Maria Sharapova has opted to back out of a pre-Wimbledon tournament that will start this weekend in Birmingham as she wanted to give her body as much rest as possible for the season ahead. Sharapova last played in a quarter-final defeat to Garbine Muguruza at the 2018 French Open this year.
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newstennis4 months ago

Yuki Bhambri jumps 9 places to 84, Prajnesh Gunneswaran attains his career best 169th rank

Top-ranked Indian singles player Yuki Bhambri jumped nine places to 84 while Prajnesh Gunneswaran touched his career-best rank of 169 after climbing 14 spots on the ranking ladder. Gunneswaran has also qualified for his first ATP World Tour event in Stuttgart, which is slated to start this week.
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newstennis4 months ago

Rafael Nadal unsure about Wimbledon participation owing to fitness issue.

Rafael Nadal is unsure about his participation in the Wimbledon as he would wait to see how his body recovers after a taxing clay court season. Having longevity of his career in mind, the two-time Wimbledon champion will consult his team and coach Carlos Moya before taking the big call.
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newstennis4 months ago

French Open | Dominic Thiem heaps praise on Rafael Nadal's amazing clay run

After being comprehensively beaten by Rafael Nadal, Dominic Thiem has stated that the latter’s record is “exceptional” and his 11th French Open title is one of the best achievement in sports. He has also added that it was simply not his day and he couldn’t succeed despite giving his everything.
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newstennis4 months ago

I think the important part is to put the best team for the country in Davis Cup, says Leander Paes

Leander Paes, who has been included in the squad for the Asian Games 2018, insisted that India needs to send its best team to the Davis Cup in order to achieve positive results. Paes has also added that he missed the clay season because he needs to maximize his performance to achieve his goals.
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newstennis4 months ago

Rafael Nadal states that it was impossible to even think of achieving his 11th French Open title

After winning his 11th French Open title at the Roland Garros yesterday, Rafael Nadal stated that this was something he could not even imagine to think was possible. Nadal also praised Dominic Theim for his resilience and stated that he is one of the players the game of tennis needs so much.
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newstennis4 months ago

Boris Becker believes Rafael Nadal on clay is tennis's greatest challenge

Despite admitting that Rafael Nadal is only at his 75 percent, Boris Becker believes that facing him at Roland Garros would be the greatest challenge in tennis. The former World No.1 has, however, stated that Dominic Thiem still has a chance in the French Open final if he plans his strategies well.
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newstennis4 months ago

French Open | I don’t want anyone to think that reaching final is a routine, says Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal, who reached his 11th final in Paris on Friday, insisted that nobody should assume his feats are routine and each victory is celebrated like first. With a place in the final, Nadal reached his 24th Grand Slam final, equaling Roger Federer’s record for most finals in a single major.
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