newstennis7 days ago

Roger Federer's appearance fees at ATP events revealed

Roger Federer has always featured in the list of the world's highest paid tennis players and between June 2016 and 2017 made a cool $64 million. Federer has a lot of sponsors by his side as well and he charges $2 million to play exhibitions and over $1 million to play ATP 250 and 500 events.
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newstennis11 days ago

Toni Nadal predicts Rafael Nadal will catch Roger Federer

Rafael Nadal's uncle and long-time coach, Toni Nadal, has tipped his nephew to reach Roger Federer's record haul of 19 Grand Slam titles. Toni has also added that, despite the loss of form and injuries over the last few years, he always believed that Rafa could win Grand Slam titles again.
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newstennis15 days ago

WATCH | Rafael Nadal’s spectacular shot surprises Kevin Anderson in US Open final

While most fans expected the final of the US Open between Rafael Nadal and Kevin Anderson to be a one sided affair, the former looked intent to give the fans their money's worth. Nadal came up with an audacious lob-cum-slice return to give the fans at the Arthur Ashe court something to cheer about.
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newstennis17 days ago

I'm angry to lose a chance like this, admits Del Potro after losing semifinal against Rafael Nadal

Juan Martin del Potro stated he was angry over his US Open semifinal loss to Rafael Nadal and admitted he never had control of the match. He praised his opponent Nadal for his improved backhand which helped him win the semi final 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2 and tipped him to lift the title again.
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newstennis18 days ago

I am not in good condition, says Juan Martin del Potro ahead of clash against Rafael Nadal

Juan Martin del Potro will face Rafael Nadal in the semifinal of the US Open on Saturday, but ahead of the match, he revealed that he is not in good condition to take on the World No.1. The Argentine ended Roger Federer's journey at the US Open 2017 defeating him 7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 6-4 in the QF.
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newstennis19 days ago

WATCH | Roger Federer stunned by del Potro’s vicious forehand

The fans had high hopes ahead of the rematch of the 2009 US Open final between Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro, and fair to say, the duo didn't disappoint them at all. During the match, both the players delivered their best but del Potro’s forehand shot was the highlight of the encounter.
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newstennis19 days ago

US Open | Roger Federer eliminated by Juan Martin del Potro; Rafael Nadal advances to the semi-final

The much-prophesied semi-final between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will not see the light of day as the Swiss ace went down fighting against Juan Martin del Potro in the quarter-final. Top seed Nadal, however, cruised into the semis with a three-set win against Russian teenager Andrey Rublev.
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newstennis20 days ago

Del Potro's flat forehand down the line makes him a dangerous player, believes Roger Federer

Ahead of the much-awaited US Open semi-final, Roger Federer has praised his opponent Juan Martin del Potro, calling his forehand second only to his arch nemesis, Rafael Nadal. Federer, who is looking for the 20th Slam, also advised youngsters to look at del Potro's "great" forehand as a reference.
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newstennis21 days ago

US Open| Roger Federer and Juan Martin Del Potro win, setup epic quarter-final clash

Roger Federer and Juan Martin Del Potro registered wins against Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber and Austria’s Dominic Thiem respectively, to set up a mouth watering quarter final clash. Indian ace Rohan Bopanna and partner Gabriela Dabrowski was shown the door in the mixed doubles event.
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newstennis23 days ago

US Open | Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal cruise to the next round; Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna advance in respective events

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal secured comfortable wins in the third round of the US Open as they overcame Feliciano Lopez and Leonardo Mayer respectively to reach the fourth round. Indian stars Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna advanced to the second round after wins in their respective doubles events.
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