reporttennis5 months ago

French Open | Novak Djokovic beats Alexander Zverev to set up semi-final clash with Dominic Thiem

World No.1 Novak Djokovic waltzed past Germany’s Alexander Zverev to set up a replay of the 2017 French Open quarterfinal against Dominic Thiem, who also had an easy win against Karen Khachanov. In women’s category, Amanda Anisimova beat Simona Halep to play Ashleigh Barty in the semi-final.
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newstennisa year ago

Simona Halep withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up tournament due to Achilles problem

Women's World number one Simona Halep has pulled herself out of next week’s Wimbledon warm-up at Eastbourne after enduring an Achilles problem during the latter stages of the French Open. Halep beat Sloane Stephens through a three-set victory in the French Open final recently to lift the silverware.
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newstennis2 years ago

Rafael Nadal breaks 34-year old record, wins 50 sets in a row on clay

Rafael Nadal won his 50th consecutive set on clay in a win against Diego Schwartzman on Thursday and broke a 34-year old record set by John McEnroe, who won 49 consecutive sets on carpet in 1984. Nadal will face Austrian Dominic Thiem up next in the quarter-finals of Madrid Open on Friday.
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reporttennis2 years ago

Australian Open | Wozniacki beats Halep to win first Grand Slam title; Marach-Pavic win men’s doubles trophy

Caroline Wozniacki has managed to win her first Grand Slam title after she defeated Simona Halep 7-6 (7-2) 3-6 6-4 in the final of the women’s singles event of the Australian Open. Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic grabbed the men’s doubles title with a 6-4, 6-4 win against Juan Cabal and Robert Farah.
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newstennis2 years ago

Australian Open 2018 | Rohan Bopanna and Timea Babos progress into semis; Marin Cilic advances to finals

Indian-Hungarian pair Bopanna and Babos entered into the mixed doubles semi-finals as they beat Romania-American pair of J Cabal and A. Spears. Sixth-seeded Marin Cilic created history as he booked a spot in the final of the Australian Open defeating England's Kyle Edmund 6-2, 7-6 (4), 6-2. 
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newstennis2 years ago

Australian Open | Paes-Raja advance to next round, Federer, Djokovic reach third round

Leander Paes and partner Purav Raja beat Nikoloz Basilashvili and Andreas Haider-Maurer 6-2, 6-3 in the opening round of the Australian Open. The likes of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Juan Del Potro along with women's World No.1 Simona Halep progressed to the next round of the tournament.
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newstennis2 years ago

US Open | Maria Sharapova feels the respect from athletes

Maria Sharapova has insisted that she hasn’t faced any tantrums from her oppositions and they have shown enough respect towards her since her comeback. The five-time major winner has also added that she has instilled renewed fear into her rivals and rekindled the love from her fans.
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reporttennis2 years ago

US Open Round Up | Simona Halep and Johanna Konta crash out as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga cruised into second round

Romania’s Simona Halep and Britain’s Johanna Konta were both surprisingly eliminated in the opening round of the US Open as they lost to Maria Sharapova and Aleksandra Krunic respectively. In men’s section, Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga progressed after a straight sets win over Romanian Marius Copil.
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newstennis2 years ago

Cincinnati Open | Nick Kyrgios to face Grigor Dimitrov in final; Garbine Muguruza to take on Simona Halep for title

Grigor Dimitrov has reached his first ATP Tour final by edging past John Isner 7-6 (7-4) 7-6 (12-10), in just two hours and will now face Nick Kyrgios for the title. Meanwhile, in the Women’s singles, Garbine Muguruza beat World No.1 Karoline Pliskova to set up the final date with Simona Halep.
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newstennis2 years ago

Cincinnati Open Round Up | Sania Mirza and Shuai Peng cruise to the semis; Johanna Konta sets up rematch with Simona Halep

The Indo-Chinese doubles pairing of Sania Mirza and Shuai Peng advanced to the semi-finals of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Cincinnati Open with a 6-3, 6-7,10-3 win over the Romanian pair of Irina-Camelia Begu and Raluca Olaru. Meanwhile, Johanna Konta set up a rematch with Simona Halep.
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