Rublev, who like Djokovic had won his opening match at the year-ender, capitulated when serving to stay in the opener, losing the set as Djokovic thumped a backhand return winner. The second set was a non-event as five-time champion Djokovic roared to victory in little more than an hour. Serbia’s Novak Djokovic celebrates after winning against Russia’s Daniil Medvedev during their singles tennis match of the ATP World Tour Finals, at the Pala Alpitour in Turin. Former tennis superstar Monica Seles sees a lot of herself in Osaka but thinks that the 4x grand slam champion is even better. Although Naomi Osaka was often compared to Serena Williams, her career didn’t exactly take off as it had in the early stages of it.
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Neither player has posted anything about the photos to confirm whether they were in earnest or jest. If they were to confirm their relationship, they would be the ATP’s first gay couple. The best player awards in various categories were presented to Sahira Singh, Zeeshan Ali, Shivank Bhatnagar, Karan Singh, Sharmada Balu, Sidharth Rawat, Malek Jaziri and Vishnu Vardhan. Earlier, Tigers had pipped DMG Delhi Crusaders when the former needed only 11 points from the last rubber. Vishnu and Karan had scripted an unforgettable win by beating Niki Poonacha and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan 20-10. Nitin Kumar Sinha and Faisal Qamar further consolidated the position so well with a 13-7 victory over Vishnu and Shivank, that Gurgaon needed only six points in the last rubber, which carried 30 points.
Despite admitting that he still enjoys the daily grind of tennis, he is determined to avoid injury woes that he had in 2022 and is making great efforts in that direction. The final men’s tennis rankings for 2022 were published Monday, and Alcaraz’s rise from No. 32 at the end of 2021 is the largest single-season jump to No. 1. The Aussie played just 11 matches this season—but the impact of her limited tennis was as significant as the gaping void that followed.
Nick Bollettieri shaped the careers of top names including Andre Agassi, Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Monica Seles and Maria Sharapova. He’s losing sleep over his newborn baby and not so much the No. 1 ranking. Even with all of his absences, Nadal has a shot at finishing the season as the world No. FORT WORTH, Texas — No. 1-ranked Iga Swiatek performed so well against nearly every opponent all season that it should come as no surprise she’s been perfect when facing the best of the best since early January. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The WTA Tour released its schedule for 2023 through the U.S. MALAGA, Spain — Felix Auger-Aliassime fell to his back behind the baseline, then waited for teammates to race off Canada’s bench and pile on top of him.