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news from Thursday, August 16, 2018

- How can it be, that a player as good as Thomas Muster can never have won a match at Wimbledon? Michael Graham tells the tale.  Look through tennis history, and you will find no shortage of examples of fine players who struggled on a particular surface. Usually, that surface is clay. In fact, we recently did a Top Ten of players failed to win on the red clay of Roland Garros and it was one of the ...

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news from Wednesday, August 15, 2018

- Will Federer win the US Open? (Picture: Getty) Roger Federer believes he has put his disappointing Wimbledon quarter-final defeat to Kevin Anderson firmly in the past and is focused on ending a 10-year wait for a title at the US Open. The Swiss was stunned by Kevin Anderson at the All England Club just over a month ago, leading by two sets before the South African secured a remarkable comeback on ...

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news from Tuesday, August 14, 2018

news from Monday, August 13, 2018

- A Flamboyant boy full of audacity The commencement of the new millennium also saw the rise of a future champion. Roger Federer had been topping the charts in the junior rankings since the late '90s and was ready to be unleashed at the professional level. He did achieve some success during his teenage years but it was not enough to be noticed. Eventually, his accurate serve, a powerful offensive fo...

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news from Friday, August 10, 2018

- Rafael Nadal proved too strong for Stan Wawrinka in Toronto (Picture: Getty) Rafael Nadal admits he is feeling confident after defeating Stan Wawrinka to reach the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup. Nadal, who lost to eventual champion Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon semi-finals last month, beat former Grand Slam winner Wawrinka 7-5 7-6 (7-4) in Toronto. World number one Nadal has won the Canadia...

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- Novak Djokovic suffered a shock defeat in the Rogers Cup (Picture: Getty) Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic snapped his racquet in half during his shock defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Rogers Cup. Djokovic was bidding to win the Canadian Open for a fifth time in Toronto but was beaten 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 by Greek teenager Tsitsipas in the third round. Tsitsipas, who turns 20 on Sunday and is t...

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news from Thursday, August 9, 2018