Let battle commence, says #Djokovic ahead of #Nadal showdown

Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal will add another chapter to their rivalry when they face off in a much-anticipated clash on Friday but there will be more at stake than just a spot in the French Open final. A semi-final… Read More ›

#MSN: The 10 richest #Tennis players in history has been revealed ahead of #FrenchOpen

It goes without saying that tennis can be a very lucrative sport, particularly for those who manage to stay at the top of the game for a considerable length of time. 1. Roger Federer – $900 million We had to double-check this one,… Read More ›

#Nadal beats #Djokovic to win record-extending 10th #ItalianOpen #Tennis title

Rafael Nadal beat a tired Novak Djokovic 7-5, 1-6, 6-3 for a record-extending 10th Italian Open title on Sunday. The Spaniard recovered from a potentially dangerous fall after tripping over a raised line to take the latest installment of the… Read More ›

#Forbes: #Rafael #Nadal Outlasts #Stefanos #Tsitsipas For 12th #Barcelona #Tennis Title

Rafael Nadal is guaranteed to enter the French Open next month with at least one clay court title under his belt in 2021. But it took everything he could muster to win the trophy. The world No. 3 overcame a… Read More ›

#FoxSports – #Tennis – #RogerFederer declared ‘champion of his era’ by #RodLaver as #RafaelNadal, #NovakDjokovic close in

Australian sporting legend Rod Laver believes that Roger Federer remains “the champion of his era”, even as he enters the final year of his “best” tennis and Rafael Nadal closes in on a record-breaking 21st grand slam singles title. One… Read More ›

#NovakDjokovic, #RogerFederer, #RafaelNadal, #FrancesTiafoe win #ATP #Tennis awards for 2020

Djokovic was the year-end No. 1 for a record-equaling sixth time after winning four titles including a record eighth Australian Open. Federer, who played only six singles all year, was the singles fans’ favorite for a record-extending 18th straight year,… Read More ›

#Washingtonpost – #Tennis: #Nadal earns his 1,000th win

“The real feeling, the personal feeling is completely different,” Nadal said. “It makes a big difference that the court is empty.” The 34-year-old Nadal joins towering company in Jimmy Connors (1,274), Roger Federer (1,242) and Ivan Lendl (1,068) as the… Read More ›

#CNN: #Rafael #Nadal swaps #Tennis rackets for #Golf clubs and finishes sixth in professional event

If you thought world No. 2 tennis star Rafael Nadal would be taking it easy after winning his record-tying 20th grand slam, think again. The Spaniard, who was born in Mallorca, swapped his tennis rackets and balls for golf clubs and balls as he… Read More ›

#CNN – #Tennis: #AndyMurray hails #RafaelNadal’s #FrenchOpen record as ‘one of the best in sport’

(CNN)Andy Murray thinks Rafael Nadal’s 13 French Open titles is among the greatest achievements in sporting history and one that will never be topped. Nadal’s victory over Novak Djokovic on Sunday means the Spaniard has won five more titles than any other… Read More ›

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