newstennis7 hours ago

Andre Agassi : It pisses me off that Roger Federer makes it look so easy

American tennis great Andre Agassi has described Roger Federer as “arguably the greatest ever” for “what he could do on every surface”. The former world No1 also said that everyone should be grateful for the fact that they are watching one of the greatest generation of tennis stars at the moment.
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reporttennisa day ago

Australian Open | Federer and Murray through to third round

Former Champion Roger Federer and World No. 1 Andy Murray secured a place in the third round of the year's first Grand Slam with wins over Noah Rubin and Andrey Rublev respectively. Indians Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna advanced to the next round in the women's and men's doubles respectively.
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reporttennis2 days ago

Australian Open | Murray, Wawrinka and Federer win tough opening round matches

Stan Wawrinka and Roger Federer were stretched in their opening round matches at the Australian Open as the Swiss duo played tough matches to advance under a scorching Melbourne sun. Meanwhile, last year's finalist Andy Murray laboured to a win against Ukrainian Illya Marchenko.
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newstennis3 days ago

WATCH: Roger Federer answers questions about his hidden talent, best tennis memory, and more

Former World no.1 Roger Federer, or just ‘Roge’ according to him, believes that he has no other talents apart from his tennis skills. In a free-rolling interview, Federer hailed Michael Jordan and Stefan Edberg as his childhood idols and went on to pick the 2003 Wimbledon win as his favorite moment.
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newstennis4 days ago

It's been a long time since I played 'pain-free', admits Rafael Nadal

Tennis star Rafael Nadal has admitted that he played the entire last year suppressing excruciating pain in his left wrist. Nadal, who is however confident of competing for more titles despite suffering from multiple injuries, said that he is not aiming to surpass Federer's record of 17 Grand Slams.
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newstennis6 days ago

Australian Open | Tricky draw for Murray, Djokovic

Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic have been handed a tricky draw at the Australian Open, starting on Jan 16 at the Melbourne Park. Although former world No1 Roger Federer has an easy opener, the Swiss ace will face stern challenges as he advances in the opening grand slam of the season.
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newstennis8 days ago

Roger Federer looks great on comeback, says Rafa

Former World No.1 Rafael Nadal is pleased to see the comeback of his old rival Roger Federer to the court after a long injury layoff and said he "looks great". The Spaniard has also praised the new bunch of younger players, who are doing well on the court, saying it is good for the game of tennis.
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newstennis15 days ago

Watch : Roger Federer mesmerises crowd with incredible sportsmanship against Alexander Zverev

Roger Federer proved once again why he is considered as the all-time great in tennis when he generously gifted away a point to opponent Alexander Zverev during the Hopman Cup clash on Wednesday. Federer lost the match to the German, but his act of sportsmanship outshone his opponent's victory.
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newstennis17 days ago

Federer chooses Nadal as the toughest opponent ever

Roger Federer, who is making a comeback into competitive tennis after an injury-layoff, has revealed that perennial rival Rafael Nadal is the toughest opponent he has ever had to face. Federer also hopes that Nadal can come back from the injuries that have plagued him last year and regain his form.
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newstennis23 days ago

Rafael Nadal on Slam No 15 : I am going to fight for it

Tennis great Rafael Nadal is unsure if he can win a Grand Slam again, but the former world No 1 said he had felt the same ahead of each of the 14 that he has won. The Spaniard struggled with injuries in 2016 and decided to end the season early in order to prepare for the coming year.
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