newstennis16 days ago

Toni Nadal: Now Rafa and Djokovic are friends, in the past they weren't

Toni Nadal, the uncle and long-time coach of Rafael Nadal, has revealed that Nadal and Novak Djokovic are now in good terms unlike the past when they were not the best of the friends. Toni has also added that Rafa became a better player by playing against Djokovic than his arch-rival Roger Federer.
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reporttennis16 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Sania Mirza knocked out of women's doubles; Roger Federer rolls on, while Gilles Muller stuns Rafael Nadal

Sania Mirza and Kirsten Flipkens went down 2-6,4-6 to Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan in the fourth round of the women’s doubles event. Meanwhile, Roger Federer reached his 50th Grand Slam quarterfinal- an Open era record, while Gilles Muller stunned a stubborn Rafael Nadal in a marathon 5-setter.
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newstennis17 days ago

WATCH | Nadal and Muller play out the best rally at Wimbledon so far

Rafael Nadal has made a career out of retrieving shots that other players would just give up on, but today, against Gilles Muller, the Spaniard was given a taste of his own medicine. The duo played out a rally that brought the crowd to its feet and eventually needed a review to declare a winner.
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reporttennis19 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Rohan Bopanna, Purav Raja-Divij Sharan bow out while Nadal, Murray advance to the round of 16

Rohan Bopanna and Roger Vasselin's men's doubles campaign came to an end after the duo was beaten by Ken and Neal Skupski in the second round while Divij Sharan and Purav Raja, too bowed out of the category. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray progressed to the round of 16.
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newstennis21 days ago

Wimbledon Roundup | Nadal and Murray through to round 3 while Kvitova bows out

Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray both registered straight-sets wins over Donald Young and Dustin Brown respectively to move into the third round of Wimbledon. However, Petra Kvitova's return was cut short as she was beaten 6-1, 1-6, 6-2 by American Madison Brengle on court two yesterday.
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newstennis22 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 Round One | The Gifs that keep on Giffing

The third Grand Slam of the year started at the All England Club on Monday and starting from the first day itself, the tournament has provided fans with some exciting tennis. The grass-court major saw all seeded players, with the exception of Serena Williams, join the fray for the oldest Grand Slam.
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newstennis23 days ago

WATCH | Dustin Brown acrobatic flying volley against Joao Sousa

Germany's Dustin Brown took the game to another level after he used a superman dive to secure a point against Portuguese Joao Sousa in the opening round of his Wimbledon tie. The German won the match 3-6, 7-6(7-5), 6-4,6-4 and will next face World No. 1 Andy Murray in the second round.
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newstennis23 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Stan Wawrinka crashes out in first round while Nadal, Murray cruise into the second

Stan Wawrinka bowed out of Wimbledon 4-6, 6-3, 4-6, 1-6 against Daniil Medvedev on the first day while Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray cruised past their opponents into the second round of the event. Meanwhile, Petra Kvitova, Venus Williams, Johanna Konta registered easy wins on the first day.
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newstennis24 days ago

Juan Martin del Potro picks the Fab four as favourites for Wimbledon

Juan Martin del Potro has suggested that the quartet of Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray are still the favourites to win Wimbledon just like they were in 2008-09. Del Potro further added that they are still at an excellent level and draw a huge crowd to the court.
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newstennis25 days ago

Roger Federer picks Murray, Nadal and Djokovic as favourites for Wimbledon

World No. 5 Roger Federer has suggested that the trio of Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic are still the favourites to win Wimbledon that will commence on July 3rd despite their injury and form concerns. The big four have won the Grand Slam event since 2002 when Lleyton Hewitt had won it.
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