Djokovic downs Murray for a 5th Miami title

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It was the world no. 1 and defending champion Novak Djokovic who prevailed in a battle of two defenders on a scorching Sunday afternoon in Crandon park, beating Andy Murray  7-6(3) 4-6 6-0. Besides a Masters 1000 crown, there was a lot on the line for both players. Djokovic was looking to

ATP Rising Stars

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With the news that 14 year old Canadian Felix Auger Aliassime has received an ATP Emirates world ranking, its worth looking forward to the future of mens tennis and who will knock current stars Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal off the top spots. Over the past couple of years

Verdasco overpowers Nadal to reach Miami 4th round

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Yet another upset in Key Biscayne! After world no. 2 Maria Sharapova crashed in her opening match, Rafael Nadal, the men's world no. 3 fell to compatriot Fernando Verdasco 6-4 2-6 6-3. Verdasco was dominant throughout the first set, while Nadal seemed oddly absent allowing his opponent to stretch him to the

LTA Change Wildcard Policy For British Tennis Players Competing In Wimbledon

LTA Change Wildcard Policy For British Tennis Players Competing In Wimbledon

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) have amended their wildcard policy which will no longer guarantee a players ranking will gain him/her automatic entry into Wimbledon. The previous system ensured players ranked within the top 250 would qualify through the wildcard policy but an LTA spokesman revealed players will now be selected based on who

Djokovic Survives Second Round Scare, Wins Classic in 3 sets


Playing his first match as a married man, Mr. Novak Djokovic survives a tough second round match against the Frenchman Gael Monfils in the Toronto Rogers Cup. The recent Wimbledon champion needed three sets to defeat Monfils, after winning 6-2, 6-7, 7-6 in 2 hours and 40 minutes. Djokovic, a three-time

Rafael Nadal Wins 9th French Open Championship In 10 years


Rafael Nadal won his fifth consecutive French Open title after beating Novak Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4. It was the 42nd time the two legends had bashed rackets but It was Nadal who came out victorious, winning in dramatic style after losing the first set 6-3. Nadal claims a record-breaking 9th French Open Championship and ends