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Australian Open delay 'most likely'

The Australian Open is likely to be delayed by a week or two as negotiations between organizers, the tennis tours and the Victoria government over health measures continue, the state's sports minister said Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/11/25 21:33:40

Medvedev claims ATP Finals title

Daniil Medvedev barged to the head of the queue of young pretenders as the Russian captured the biggest title of his career by beating Dominic Thiem 4-6, 7-6 7/2), 6-4 in an absorbing climax to London's last ATP Finals on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/11/23 15:48:41

Aussie Open decision 'soon,' says event chief

Australian Open chief Craig Tiley said Sunday he expected “decisions soon” on arrangements for the tournament after reports said it could be shifted from its usual January slot, while Rafael Nadal urged players to be patient.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/22 15:28:42

Medvedev beats Nadal

Daniil Medvedev sent Rafael Nadal packing after a grueling slugfest at the ATP Finals in London on Saturday to set up a title match against Novak Djokovic's conqueror Dominic Thiem.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/22 15:28:40

Medvedev destroys Djokovic

Daniil Medvedev shocked Novak Djokovic in straight sets to book a place in the last four at the ATP Finals on Wednesday as former champion Alexander Zverev got his campaign up and running.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/19 16:13:40

Inspired Thiem outshines Nadal

Austria's Dominic Thiem produced a fearless display of attacking tennis to beat Rafael Nadal 7-6 (9/7), 7-6 (7/4) in a high-quality duel to book his place in the last four at the ATP Finals on Tuesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/11/18 16:13:41

Djokovic off to a flying start

Novak Djokovic produced a master class on Monday to launch his campaign for a record-equalling sixth title at the ATP Finals as Daniil Medvedev outfought former champion Alexander Zverev.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/17 15:13:41

Nadal cruises at ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal launched his bid for a first ATP Finals trophy in style on Sunday, taming in-form Andrey Rublev in straight sets in London after Dominic Thiem beat Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/16 16:43:40

Alexander Zverev says 'that's not who I am' after abuse allegations

Alexander Zverev opened up about the domestic assault allegations he is facing on Friday, apologizing for the negative attention it has brought to tennis and insisting the picture painted by his ex-girlfriend is “not who I am.”
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/15 16:23:41

Zverev stops Nadal

Top seed Rafael Nadal's bid for a maiden Paris Masters title was halted on Saturday when the Spaniard was beaten 6-4, 7-5 in the semifinals by German fourth seed Alexander Zverev.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/11/8 15:43:41

'Great achievement': Rafael Nadal claims 1,000th win of career

Rafael Nadal said he was proud of a "great achievement" after securing the 1,000th Tour-level victory of his illustrious career on Wednesday, becoming the fourth man to reach that mark with a comeback win over Feliciano Lopez in the Paris Masters second round.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/5 19:33:42

Disappointing run

Second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas was dumped out of the Paris Masters on Tuesday after losing to in-form Frenchman Ugo Humbert in a marathon second-round tie.
Soure:AFP: 2020/11/4 19:08:40

Djokovic eyes 'amazing' record

Novak Djokovic said it will be "amazing" to equal childhood idol Pete Sampras' all-time record of ending the year as world No.1 on six occasions.
Soure:AFP: 2020/10/26 17:43:40

Aussie Open chief confident Slam to go ahead

The Australian Open will only go ahead in January if agreement can be reached with local authorities to allow players to practice while they undergo quarantine in Melbourne, tournament director Craig Tiley said.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/10/15 18:23:40

'Nadal's Paris record will never be beaten,' predicts Murray

Andy Murray predicts Rafael Nadal's record of 13 French Open titles will never be beaten as the British former world No.1 looks to bounce back in Cologne this week from his own Roland Garros disappointment.
Soure:AFP: 2020/10/13 17:08:41

'Greatest achievement'

Rafael Nadal demolished Novak Djokovic 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 to win his 13th French Open on Sunday and equal the all-time record of 20 Grand Slam titles held by Roger Federer who hailed the victory as "one of sport's greatest achievements."
Soure:AFP: 2020/10/12 17:03:40

'Poland Garros'

Polish teenager Iga Swiatek won her country's first Grand Slam singles title on Saturday as she defeated American fourth seed Sofia Kenin 6-4, 6-1 to become the youngest women's French Open champion since 1992.
Soure:AFP: 2020/10/11 17:38:40

Prosecutors probe fixing at Roland Garros

French prosecutors said on Tuesday they had begun an investigation into suspected match-fixing at the French Open, reportedly involving a women's doubles match.
Soure:AFP: 2020/10/8 15:48:40