World No.1 Novak Djokovic has admitted he has a mountain to climb if he is to retain his French Open crown. Djokovic suffered a big defeat at the hands of Rafael Nadal last week in Rome and knows the Spaniard will be the favourite in Paris. “Nadal (is) the No.1 favourite without a doubt, and
Outspoken Aussie pain Nick Kyrgios hates the French Open. And he wants all clay tournaments dumped to extend the grass-court season in Europe. Kyrgios made a stop in London yesterday on his way to the French Open and had a hit with recently knighted British star Andy Murray. But on his instagram page Kyrgios wished he
Defending champion Rafael Nadal ended his 2019 title drought, hammering a fatigued Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 to win a record ninth title at the Rome Masters on Sunday. Not since 2004 (when he won an August title in Sopot, had the world NO. 2 gone so far into the season without lifting at least one trophy.
Sir Andy Murray, who claimed prior to the event that he was “too young to be knighted” received his knighthood at Buckingham Palace today – more than two years after he was awarded the honour. The three-time Grand Slam champion was named in the Queen’s New Years Honours list in 2016, following his second Wimbledon win and second Olympic
A day after launching verbal rockets at opponents including Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios went into spectacular meltdown, storming off court during a match at the Rome Masters on Thursday. The resulting racquet-throwing, chair-tossing, full-on swearing tantrum got the No. 36 disqualified for packing his bag and storming off the court. The explosion from the unpredictable Aussie handed