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newstennis2 years ago

VIDEO | Pablo Cuevas comes up with an outrageous behind-the-back shot - yet again

Pablo Cuevas, of late, has been making a habit of pulling rabbits out of his hat, coming up with ridiculous shots time and again. In his first round match versus Damir Dzumhur, Cuevas recreated the famous 'behind-the-back no-look' pass which he had showcased in his match against Zverev in 2017.
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newstennis2 years ago

Wimbledon 2019 | I feel good going into the tournament, says Prajnesh Gunneswaran

Prajnesh Gunneswaran has said that he is feeling good going into the 2019 edition of the prestigious Wimbledon starting from today. The Indian tennis star also stated that the last few months have been really tough for him as he suffered a shoulder injury which also affected his rankings.
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newstennis2 years ago

There are not many real friends on the tour, says Roger Federer

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer admits that once he retires, there won't be many players that he'll be in touch with, insisting that he would only know who his 'real friends' are once he retires. Federer also says that he will miss his Tennis family once he hangs up his boots.
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newstennis2 years ago

Tennis Round-up | Ankita Raina enters second round of Wimbledon qualifiers, P Gunneswaran ousted

India’s women’s tennis ace Ankita Raina overcame the challenge of Turkey’s Cagla Buyukakcay on Tuesday to advance into the second round of the Wimbledon qualifiers. In other matches, while Prajnesh Gunneswaran got eliminated from Antalya Open, Leander Paes won his opening doubles match.
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newstennis3 years ago

Sania Mirza looking to resume play from August

Sania Mirza has revealed that she has returned back to training after almost two years of absence from court and is targeting to resume play from August this year. However, the 32-year-old also added that she would have to go a long way in getting acquainted with things again before she can compete.
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newstennis3 years ago

Novak Djokovic delves into parenthood and mental hurdles in his Open letter

Winning Wimbledon once again after coming back from an injury that had kept him out of tennis for six months, was probably the biggest boost Novak Djokovic’s career could ever get. Following his comeback on grass, the Serbian ace decided to pen it all down in an open letter on his website.
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newstennis3 years ago

Didn’t know if I would win until the last shot, reveals Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic has revealed that he never felt confident of winning the match until the final shot, post his nail-biting Wimbledon semi-final against Rafael Nadal. Djokovic and Nadal played out yet another classic and it was the Serb who emerged victorious in five sets of 6-4, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 10-8.
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newstennis3 years ago

Wimbledon | Calls to introduce final set tie breaker grow louder after marathon semi-final

After Kevin Anderson and John Isner’s marathon semi-final that went on for six hours and 36 minutes, players have asked for the need of tie-breaker in the fifth set after 12-all. Isner, who lost the match, insisted that the change is long overdue and the rules of the Grand Slam must be changed.
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newstennis3 years 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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newstennis3 years ago

Wimbledon 2018 | Novak Djokovic calls out ‘double standards’ of umpire

Novak Djokovic, who reached the semi-final of the Wimbledon, picked up two code violations warnings during the course of the match and accused the umpire of having double standards. He stated that he was feeling good to be in the top four of a slam and insisted that he was peaking at the right time.
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