featuretennis16 days ago

ATP ranking | How are the ranking points awarded?

The way the ATP Rankings work is not common knowledge. People believe it's hard to understand the ranking system in tennis, while in truth, it's probably the easiest rankings systems among all sports. Here's a simple, easy-to-understand explanation of how the ATP rankings work.
SportsCafe Desk
featuretennis25 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
featuretennisa month 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
featuretennisa month 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
featuretennisa month ago

Australian Open | Five best matches in Week 1

The first Grand Slam of the year is off to a flyer, and it will be the first Aussie Open since 2011 that will not feature either of the top two seeds in the final. The Open has seen the return of the serve and volley with players experimenting the old style against the new age heavyweights.
Faizan Qadiri
featuretennis2 months ago

Which are the best-performing countries at each of the four Grand Slams?

The United States of America’s dominance in tennis might be on the wane, but the other nations still have a lot of catching up to do if they are to establish themselves as the new tennis superpower. We take a look at how each nation has fared in the four Grand Slams in the open era.
Amlan Majumdar
featuretennis2 months ago

Djokovic or Murray: Who is the real winner in 2016?

If 2016 began with Novak Djokovic's continuation of his dominance, it ended in a stunning fashion with Andy Murray dethroning him from the top spot. As Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were out of the picture for most of the season due to injuries, the role reversal between Djokovic and Murray kept tennis fans spellbound.
Sudeshna Banerjee
featuretennis2 months ago

Indian tennis’ lacklustre 2016 – A report card

Sania Mirza's phenomenal success and Leander Paes' completion of his mixed-doubles Career Grand Slam were the only news that brought cheer to Indian tennis fans in an otherwise insipid season.
Sudeshna Banerjee
featuretennis3 months ago

Jimmy Connors: The champion who refused to give up

He was controversial, crazy and remained the bad boy of tennis throughout his career, but no fan can disagree with the tennis Jimmy Connors played. We bring to you the charismatic story of the American which is a testament of unadulterated passion for the game and his unshakable thirst to compete.
Amogh Jain
featuretennis3 months ago

Five best performances by Sania Mirza

Over the last decade, there is hardly any sportsman who can claim to have had an impact on a generation of Indian men and women like that of a certain Hyderabad-based tennis player.
Faizan Qadiri