Chung Hyeon

Australian Open: Angry Alexander Zverev bows out to clinical Canadian Milos Raonic

Zverev has emerged as one of the brightest stars in men's tennis after victories over Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic en route to an ATP Finals triumph in November, but the 21-year-old German remains unable to find his best form at Grand Slams.

Jan 21, 2019, 14:05 PM IST

John Isner routs Chung Hyeon to reach Miami Open semi-finals

John Isner's magical ATP Miami Open run continued Wednesday when the big serving American overpowered South Korean Chung Hyeon 6-1 6-4 to book his place in the semi-finals.

Mar 29, 2018, 09:38 AM IST

Former World No 2 Tommy Haas calls it a day on tennis career

The 39-year-old German, a tournament director at the event, announced his decision in an emotional speech shortly after his close friend Roger Federer`s quarter-final victory over South Korea`s Chung Hyeon.

Mar 16, 2018, 15:29 PM IST

Roger Federer thrashes Chung Hyeon to reach India Wells semis

Chung`s fairytale run at the Australian Open in January came to a crashing halt when he retired with foot blisters while trailing Federer 6-1 5-2 in their semi-final.

Mar 16, 2018, 15:23 PM IST

Roger Federer into Australian Open final as Chung Hyeon retires injured

Defending champion Roger Federer strolled into the Australian Open final in a bitter-sweet win after Chung Hyeon`s retired injured in their semi-final on Friday.

Jan 26, 2018, 16:09 PM IST

Australian Open: Roger Federer faces Chung Hyeon semi test as Angelique Kerber and Simona Halep shine

Roger Federer zeroed in on a 20th Grand Slam title Wednesday with Chung Hyeon next in his Australian Open firing line as dominant Angelique Kerber and Simona Halep raced into a semi-final showdown.

Jan 24, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

Australian Open: Hyeon Chung becomes South Korea's first grand slam semi-finalist

Chung Hyeon's trailblazing run through the Australian Open continued on Wednesday as the South Korean tossed American Tennys Sandgren aside 6-4 7-6(5) 6-3 to become his nation's first grand slam semi-finalist.

Jan 24, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

Australian Open Weak eyesight no hindrance for 'Professor' Chung Hyeon

Chung Hyeon took up tennis after a doctor recommended that peering at a green court would help his weak eyesight, and the bespectacled South Korean has never looked back.

Jan 23, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

Novak Djokovic knocked out of Australian Open in pre-quarters by Chung Hyeon

The relentless South Korean defeated the six-time champion 7-6(4), 7-5, 7-6(3) on Monday in the fourth round.

Jan 22, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

Next Gen ATP Finals: Andrey Rublev thrashes Borna Coric, sets up Chung Hyeon title clash

One of the many innovations at the Next Gen Finals, the headphone exchanges between coach and player make for interesting listening for the crowd and TV audiences and Coric`s reaction to losing the second set was candid.

Nov 11, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

Novak Djokovic: Serb reveals he was approached for match-fixing in 2007

Djokovic's comments came after BBC and BuzzFeed claimed 16 players who had reached the top 50 in the past decade, including Grand Slam champions, had been repeatedly suspected of fixing matches for betting syndicates.

Jan 18, 2016, 15:13 PM IST

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic to battle rising South Korean first up

Fifth seed Rafa Nadal, the 2009 winner, has an all-Spanish encounter in the first round against Fernando Verdasco.

Jan 15, 2016, 09:21 AM IST

Asian teens power into US Open second round

 Two Asian teenagers have advanced to the second round of the US Open, set to make warnings of a rising young generation of stars come true on tennis` biggest stage.

Sep 02, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Andy Murray advances without worry against Donald Young

World number four Andy Murray had little trouble dealing with American Donald Young in his opening match at the Miami Open with a 6-4 6-2 victory on Friday. Murray, a two-time winner at Key Biscyane, broke left-hander Young four times as he wrapped up the win in 82 minutes.

Mar 28, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

South Korea beat Taiwan in Davis Cup tie

Exhaustion took its toll of Taiwanese veteran Chen Ti in the first-round Davis Cup play-off Sunday, giving South Korea a 3-1 victory and sustaining its Asia/Oceania Group One status.

Sep 14, 2014, 18:47 PM IST