newstennis7 months ago

Roger Federer to lose No. 1 ranking after shock defeat to Thanasi Kokkinakis

Roger Federer’s latest reign at the top of the world rankings will end after his shock loss to Australian qualifier Thanasi Kokkinakis in the second round of the Miami Masters. Federer, who won the Australian Open, revealed that he will skip the clay-court season, including the French Open.
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newstennis7 months ago

Yuki Bhambri gets past Elias Ymer to reach Miami Open main draw

Yuki Bhambri has managed to qualify for the Miami Open main draw after beating Swiss World No. 133 Elias Ymer by a margin of 7-5, 6-2 at Key Biscayne in Florida. Bhambri, who reached the third round of the Indian Wells Open, will take on Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Miraz Basic in the first round.
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newstennis7 months ago

Miami Open | Yuki Bhambri progresses as Ramakumar Ramanathan loses in first round

Yuki Bhambri has continued his brilliant form on the ATP tour with a win over Argentina’s Renzo Olivo 6-4 6-1 to enter the final round of the qualifiers at the Miami Open. Ramkumar Ramanathan, however, failed to progress into the second round as he lost to America’s Michael Mmoh 6-7(4), 4-6.
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newstennis7 months ago

Leg injury forces Rafael Nadal out of Indian Wells and Miami open

In a recent turn of events, ace Tennis player Rafael Nadal has backed out of the Indian Wells and the Miami Open following the injury that had forced him out of the Australian Open in January. The Spanish No. 2 has three Indian Wells title to his name and is a five-time finalist at the Miami Open.
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newstennis10 months ago

33-year-old Marion Bartoli announces return after four-year time away

French tennis ace Marion Bartoli, on Tuesday, surprised many by announcing her comeback in professional tennis after a four-year hiatus from the game. The Frenchwoman had retired from tennis after winning the Wimbledon 2013 following which she had contracted a life-threatening mystery virus.
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newstennisa year ago

Roger Federer is one of the best people I have ever met, says Tommy Haas

Germany's veteran tennis star Tommy Haas has stated that Roger Federer is one of the best people he has ever met in his life owing to the humility the Swiss maestro possesses. The 39-year old has also stated that Federer is one of the most important sports personality in the history.
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newstennisa year 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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newstennisa year 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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newstennisa year ago

Alexander Zverev bats for Roger Federer to win Wimbledon

Germany's Alexander Zverev has predicted Roger Federer to lift his eighth Wimbledon title in the upcoming Grand Slam event commencing on July 3rd. The 20-year old also stated that the level of tennis the 18-time Grand Slam winner plays is insane and no one will ever come close to the Swiss.
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newstennisa year ago

Tommy Robredo : Nadal and Federer are at another level, in another dimension

Tommy Robredo suggested that the fab-four concept in tennis is flawed and according to the Spanish the only two players that are amongst the best are Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. Nadal and Federer have each won a Grand Slam title after their return from injuries.
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