Tag archive for ‘ATP’
By Vishal Gajaria On Saturday, September 17th, 2016

WATCH: Did French Tennis Player Constant Lestienne Hit the Trickiest Shot Ever?

var vclk_options = {sid:97892,media_type:5,version:"1.4"}; It is largely believed that there is nothing wrong in experimenting when you are 0-40 down while receiving. Sometimes, it works. Sometimes, it More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Monday, July 25th, 2016

Gael Monfils, Fabio Fognini Take Big Strides Forward in Latest ATP Rankings

In the latest ATP rankings released on Monday, Citi Open (Washington) champion Gael Monfils broke back into the Top 15. The Frenchman, who defeated Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic in the title-clash, jumped three positions More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic Bag Top Honors at ATP Awards

  Tennis superstars Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer were among those who were honored by the men’s tennis governing body, Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), for their outstanding performances in More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Two Italian Tennis Players Face Life Ban for Match Fixing

  Italian tennis players, Daniele Bracciali and Potito Starace, have been handed over a life by the Italian Tennis Federation for their alleged involvement in match fixing. According to Al Jazeera, the duo More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Boris Becker Reveals: “Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic Don’t Like Each Other”

  A few decades back, the sport of tennis had a spicy factor that attracted the likes of more people. It wasn’t just about the on-court rivalry, but also off it. Players hurling tantrums at each other was More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Saturday, May 9th, 2015

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic Likely to Feature at Gerry Weber Open in Halle

(Photo: The Guardian)   World No. 1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia might warm up for the Wimbledon Championships 2015 by competing at the Gerry Weber Open in Halle, a 500 series event on ATP World Tour. According More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Former World No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt Withdraws from French Open 2015

(photo: fox sports)   Two-time Grand Slam champion, Lleyton Hewitt, will skip the forthcoming French Open 2015 to concentrate on the grass court season and Davis Cup, thereby going through his final clay season More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Rafael Nadal Reflects on Slump in Form, Rankings

(photo: tennisflash)   Nothing has been going Rafael Nadal’s way of late. Despite a second-rate hard-court season, the Spanish ace was expected to up the ante on his favorite surface, clay. However, the More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Rafael Nadal Makes Racquet Switch, Again!

(photo: rafaelnadalfans)   Spain’s Rafael Nadal is seen to be out of form these days. Besides being shown the door by top rival Novak Djokovic at Monte Carlo Masters, he also faced a stunning exit from Barcelona More...

By Vishal Gajaria On Sunday, April 26th, 2015

Kei Nishikori Reigns Supreme in Barcelona; Angelique Kerber Wins Stuttgart Crown

(photo: skysports)   Top seed Kei Nishikori successfully defended his Barcelona Open title after defeating local hope Pablo Andujar in the title-clash on Sunday. The Japanese favorite looked rusty in patches More...

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