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Novak Djokovic

No clear favourite for Australian Open: Djokovic

13 January 2020, 9:55 PM

Novak Djokovic says next week’s Australian Open is wide open and while bookmakers see the seven-times champion as the hot favorite the Serb expects the current crop of young talent to push for glory at the season’s opening Grand Slam.

Novak Djokovic

Djokovic pulls Serbia into ATP Cup semi-final after surviving Shapovalov challenge

10 January 2020, 12:02 PM

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic battled through a stirring challenge from rising Canadian star Denis Shapovalov on Friday to propel his country into the semi-finals of the inaugural ATP Cup team event in Sydney with a 4-6 6-1 7-6(4) victory.

Nadal defies inspired Medvedev in five-set epic to win US Open

9 September 2019, 9:24 AM

Rafa Nadal survived a heroic Daniil Medvedev fightback to claim an epic 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 win and a fourth US Open title on Sunday, moving within one Grand Slam crown of matching Roger Federer’s record of 20.

Rafael Nadal

Nadal into semis after big fight from Schwartzman

5 September 2019, 11:00 AM

Diego Schwartzman may have been the smallest player in 25 years to reach the US Open quarter-finals, but gave Rafa Nadal a big fight and forced the Spaniard to grind out a 6-4 7-5 6-2 win on Wednesday to reach the last four at Flushing Meadows.

Serena survives scare to reach US Open third round

29 August 2019, 8:46 AM

Serena Williams survived a second-round scare at the US Open on Wednesday with a 5-7 6-3 6-1 win over American wildcard Catherine McNally to keep alive her hopes of securing a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title.

Djokovic still favourite for US Open but defeat at Cincinnati gives rivals hope

22 August 2019, 4:10 PM

Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favourite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible.

Raven Klaassen and Michael Venus

Klaassen, Venus progress to second round in Italian Open

15 May 2019, 8:31 PM

Raven Klaassen of South Africa and his New Zealand partner, Michael Venus, will be in second round doubles action at the Italian Open tennis tournament on Wednesday.

The Davis Cup

Spain handed tough draw in new Davis Cup Finals

15 February 2019, 8:48 AM

Hosts Spain were handed a difficult draw as they were placed in what looks like by far the toughest group for this year’s inaugural Davis Cup Finals at a ceremony in Madrid on Thursday.

Kevin Anderson

Kevin Anderson moves up ATP world rankings

28 January 2019, 6:12 PM

South African tennis ace, Kevin Anderson, has moved up one place to number five on the ATP world rankings.

Drained Djokovic ‘not feeling so great’ after grind past Medvedev

21 January 2019, 6:15 PM

Drained Novak Djokovic admitted he “didn’t feel so great” after surviving a physical fourth-round examination against 15th seed Daniil Medvedev at the Australian Open.



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