ATP weekly roundup: Djokovic wins on return of tennis

Novak Djokovic has equalled Rafael Nadal’s staggering 35 Masters titles at the Western and Southern Open after he won the first Tour competition back. The world number one was pushed far in the final, as he had to overcome a much revived and rejuvenated looking Milos Raonic, who was the surprise package of the return…

ATP weekly roundup: Monfils lifts third Montpellier title

This week world number nine Gael Monfils won his first title in almost a year, as he won the Open Sud de France in Montpellier. The Frenchman beat former world number 25 Vasek Pospisil 7-5 6-3 to claim his third trophy at the event, having previously sailed to victory in 2010 and 2014. Reaching the…

Djokovic lifts eighth Aussie crown after epic against Thiem

Novak Djokovic has become the first man to win grand slams across three different decades, as he tussled to a exceptional five set victory against Dominic Thiem in the final of the Australian Open. The Serbian Djokovic has lifted the crown eight times now and has never lost in the final at Melbourne Park. But…

ATP weekly roundup: Australian Open week one

Late January means one thing for the tennis world, the Australian Open is well and truly underway. As far as the men’s draw is concerned, there have been few upsets in the opening week, with the world’s top five still alive and kicking. This of course includes ‘The Big Three’, who as always have looked…

US Open 2019 Preview: The Outsiders

Whilst the dominance of the ‘Big Three’ is still so strong in 2019, the US Open is the slam where outsiders appear to have the best chance of causing an upset. Of the last 55 slam competitions, only eight have been won by men other than Djokovic, Federer and Nadal. These eight are shared between…

US Open 2019 Preview: The Big Three

As summer draws to a close , there is only one Grand Slam left in 2019. Late August means tennis fans turn their attention to New York, and the US Open. Despite the rise of younger players like Stefanos Tsitsipas, Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev, all eyes are still on the ‘Big Three’ at this…

Wimbledon 2019 review: Ten of the biggest stories

Another Wimbledon is over, the 132nd to be precise. 2019’s tournament has been great entertainment. As always there have been big stories pouring out of SW19, from big upsets, to rising stars and returning greats. Here we look at ten of the biggest stories to arise from this year’s Championships. The arrival of Coco Gauff…