reporttennis6 days ago

French Open | Rafael Nadal wins 18th Grand Slam title by beating Dominic Thiem

Rafael Nadal has won his 18th Grand Slam title and 12th French Open by beating Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 at Roland Garros on Sunday. The Spanish tennis player has become the first man or woman to win the same Grand Slam title for the 12th time in his/her playing career after beating Thiem.
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newstennis6 days ago

VIDEO | Beast-mode Rafael Nadal leaves Dominic Thiem powerless with insane backhand drop shot

There is a certain reason why the adage, “When the going gets tough, the tough get going”, has survived the test of time – it has been proved multiple times over centuries. After Thiem had won the second set 7-5 to level thing, Nadal had turned into his vintage self the world once knew him.
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newstennis6 days ago

VIDEO | Dominic Thiem outruns Rafael Nadal on clay to win vicious rally

Known as the undisputed king of clay, Rafael Nadal has made Roland Garros his own, buoying on his unparalleled stamina and muscle. However, every era comes to an end and although he is still on top, his usurper is around the corner in Dominic Thiem, who was seen outdoing the legend on Sunday.
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newstennis6 days ago

Tennis Round-up | R Ramanathan advances in England as P Gunneswaran bows out in Germany

Ramkumar Ramanathan advanced into the final of the Surbiton Trophy in England with partner Kwon Soon-woo as they beat the British pair of Lloyd Glasspool and Dan Evans in the men’s doubles semis. An unfortunate Prajnesh Gunneswaran retired with an injury against Matteo Viola in Stuttgart Open.
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newstennis7 days ago

French Open 2019 | Dominic Thiem beats Novak Djokovic in windy semi-final

World No.1 Novak Djokovic was downed by Dominic Thiem in one of the epic matches of French Open that lasted for two days amidst gusty wind and erratic rainfall halting the match numerous times. The match went right down to the wire and Djokovic seemed furious with the weather conditions.
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newstennis7 days ago

VIDEO | Dominic Thiem creates impossible angle against Djokovic to execute perfect backhand winner at net

One of the major elements a player needs to create a huge upset on the biggest of stages is luck – a day when one’s every shot just clicks perfectly and one has to just think about it. Thiem was riding his lady luck on Saturday against Novak Djokovic and produced one such moment of magic.
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newstennis8 days ago

French Open | Rafael Nadal downs Roger Federer while rain suspends Novak Djokovic play

Rafael Nadal took a giant stride to contend for his 12th Roland Garros title as he got the better of Roger Federer in straight sets on a windy day in Paris. In other game, Novak Djokovic’s tensed duel against Dominic Thiem had to be suspended due to rain as they are scheduled to continue today.
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newstennis8 days ago

LIVE King's Cup | India vs Thailand - Match 2

India take on Thailand in their second match of the King's Cup, which is also India's chance of winning a third place in the oldest Asian football tournament. After raising fans' hopes with some entertaining stuff against Curacao in the first match, Stimac would want to capitalize on it on Saturday.
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newstennis8 days ago

VIDEO | Off-balance Roger Federer creates unbelievable backspin to stun Rafael Nadal

Even before the tournament began, headlines had spread like wildfire that this was going to be the last Roland Garros for the legendary Roger Federer. Federer would have wanted to leave with fond memories from France and he did exactly that by probably hitting the shot of the tournament.
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newstennis8 days ago

VIDEO | Roger Federer smashes ball into stands as petrified fan protects face

Experience has been defined in a number of different ways over the ages, and one of the more prominent descriptions has been keeping calm in the face of adversity. But 37-year-old Roger Federer denied that trait when he was seen hitting the ball into the stands in anger after it came off the net.
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