newstennis5 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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newstennis5 months ago

Didn’t know if I would win until the last shot, reveals Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic has revealed that he never felt confident of winning the match until the final shot, post his nail-biting Wimbledon semi-final against Rafael Nadal. Djokovic and Nadal played out yet another classic and it was the Serb who emerged victorious in five sets of 6-4, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 10-8.
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newstennis5 months ago

Wimbledon | Calls to introduce final set tie breaker grow louder after marathon semi-final

After Kevin Anderson and John Isner’s marathon semi-final that went on for six hours and 36 minutes, players have asked for the need of tie-breaker in the fifth set after 12-all. Isner, who lost the match, insisted that the change is long overdue and the rules of the Grand Slam must be changed.
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newstennis5 months ago

Wimbledon | The goal is to come back here next year, says Roger Federer

Roger Federer's loss to Kevin Anderson in the quarter-finals was easily the biggest upset of the tournament so far, but the Swiss ace has confirmed he is coming back next year. He further stated that his loss cannot be called 'unfinished business’ as he played good Wimbled campaign in past years.
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Wimbledon 2018 | Novak Djokovic calls out ‘double standards’ of umpire

Novak Djokovic, who reached the semi-final of the Wimbledon, picked up two code violations warnings during the course of the match and accused the umpire of having double standards. He stated that he was feeling good to be in the top four of a slam and insisted that he was peaking at the right time.
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newstennis5 months ago

Sachin Tendulkar impressed by Roger Federer’s cricket skills, invites him to ‘exchange notes’ on twitter

Sachin Tendulkar has never hidden his admiration for Roger Federer and was quite impressed by his cricket skills during a Wimbledon match when the Swiss ace was seen practicing a forward defense. Tendulkar took to Twitter inviting him for exchanging notes on cricket and tennis that Federer accepted.
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newstennis5 months ago

Wimbledon | Novak Djokovic points out to his unfair treatment with Centre Court

Featuring just once in the Centre Court so far, unlike Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal who have played there all the games, Novak Djokovic has asked the All England Club to schedule it for his quarter-final game. The three-time champion will take on Kei Nishikori in the crunch clash.
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newstennis5 months ago

Roger Federer: More concerned the World Cup final will have issues because of the Wimbledon final

Roger Federer joked about how the 2018 FIFA World Cup final in Russia will face issues due to a clash of timings with the Wimbledon final that will take place in England. Wimbledon officials were adamant as they revealed that the men’s final will start at its traditional time as decided.
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Wimbledon 2018 | Divij Sharan and partner Artem Sitak reach quarter-finals in men’s doubles

Divij Sharan, along with New Zealand’s Artem Sitak, has made his way to the quarter-finals of the Wimbledon Championships by beating Jonathan Erlich and Marcin Matkowski by 1-6 6-7(3) 6-4 6-4 6-4. This is the first time that Sharan has qualified for a Grand slam quarter-final in his entire career.
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newstennis5 months ago

I am not stupid, want to face easier opponent, asserts Rafael Nadal on possible Fedal final

Rafael Nadal has claimed that he would much rather face an easier opponent than Roger Federer if he makes it to the final of Wimbledon 2018. Nadal was asked the question on the 10th anniversary of theWimbledon final between the two, which is still considered as the "greatest-ever tennis match"
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