newstennis8 days ago

Twitter reacts to Fernando Verdasco’s antics towards young ball boy during China Open

A series of Tweets from prominent personalities headed by Swiss legend - Roger Federer were directed towards 34-year old Fernando Verdasco after his recent outburst towards a young ball boy in China. Verdasco aggressively gesticulated at the ball boy to hurry up during last month's Shenzhen Open.
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newstennisa month ago

US Open | Juan Martin Del Potro believes Novak Djokovic can break Roger Federer’s record

Juan Martin Del Potro is of the opinion that former world number one - Novak Djokovic has it in him to break Swiss legend, Roger Federer’s record of 20 Grand Slams in the coming years. Del Potro went down 3-6, 6-7 (4/7), 3-6 against Djokovic in the final of the 2018 US Open on Sunday.
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newstennis2 months ago

US Open 2018 | Umpire Mohamed Lahyani was wrong to get out of chair and talk to Nick Kyrgios, says Roger Federer

Tennis star Roger Federer has stated that umpire Mohamed Lahyani was wrong to get out of the chair and talk to Nick Kyrgios during the Australian’s 2nd round US Open match against Pierre-Hugues Herbert. The controversial pep-talk has sparked a row over the impartiality of officials in the sport.
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newstennis2 months ago

US Open Draw | Roger Federer could meet Novak Djokovic in quarter-finals

Tennis star Roger Federer, who lost in the US Open quarterfinals last year, has been scheduled to face Japan’s Yoshihito Nishioka in the 1st round and could meet Novak Djokovic in this year’s quarter-finals. On the other hand, defending champion Rafael Nadal has been scheduled to play David Ferrer.
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newstennis2 months ago

US Open to feature Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Andy Murray together

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray, the "big four" of the tennis world, will be seen together in US Open, since their united appearance in Wimbledon last year. Novak Djokovic will be hoping to snatch his third US Open title, scheduled to be played in New York.
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newstennis2 months ago

Cincinnati Masters | Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer to become first man to win all 9 Masters 1000 titles

Novak Djokovic has defeated Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 in the Cincinnati Masters’ finals to become the first man to complete a matched set of Masters 1000 titles. Federer, meanwhile, has lost a final in the hardcourt US Open tuneup for the first time after winning 7 titles this year.
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newstennis2 months ago

David Cup will never be the same for the next generation, says Roger Federer

Reflecting on the changes made in the Davis Cup format, Roger Federer has commented that the experiences of playing the Davis Cup will not be the same for the next generation. He hopes that tennis authorities will abide by the promises made for the purpose of the development of the tournament.
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newstennis2 months ago

Roger Federer admits that he’s anxious despite training hard ahead of Cincinnati

Roger Federer displayed some caution ahead of his return to American soil for the Cincinnati Masters this month which will be followed by the US Open that begins on August 27. Federer revealed that he had to take breaks between tournaments in order to keep himself at 100% ahead of the US Open.
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newstennis3 months ago

Rafael Nadal still number one in ATP rankings as Novak Djokovic enters top 10

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal retained his spot at the top of ATP rankings despite a semi-final exit at the recently concluded Wimbledon as his old nemesis, Roger Federer trails him at number two. Serbia's Novak Djokovic returned to the top 10 from 21st position after his 2018 Wimbledon triumph.
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newstennis3 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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