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'Big Three' plus Andy Murray confirmed for inaugural ATP Cup

The ATP, governing body of the men`s tour, said every member of the top 10 and 27 of the top 30 had committed to play the $15 million tournament to be hosted in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney from Jan. 3-12, 2020.

Sep 14, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

Roger Federer wants better prize money distribution

Speaking after a 3-6 6-2 6-3 6-4 win over Bosnian Damir Dzumhur, Federer said the prize money for players at the top of the sport had improved significantly since he began playing but that was not the case at the other end of the spectrum.

Aug 29, 2019, 16:13 PM IST

'Big Three' in ominous form as Wimbledon moves into second week

The 'Big Three' of Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic head into the second week of Wimbledon.

Jul 08, 2019, 14:33 PM IST

Rafa Nadal knocked out by Fabio Fognini in Monte Carlo semi-finals

The 11-time champion`s loss ended a series of 25 consecutive sets won on his favourite clay as Fognini set up a final showdown against Serbian Dusan Lajovic.

Apr 20, 2019, 23:00 PM IST

Nick Kyrgios braves cut and cramps to down Stan Wawrinka in Acapulco quarters

Next up for Kyrgios is either big-serving American John Isner or his eighth seeded countryman John Millman, who play later on Friday.

Mar 01, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal sets up semi-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas

For a place in the final, Nadal will meet 20-year-old Greek sensation Tsitsipas.

Jan 22, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Stefanos Tsitsipas aims higher after Australian Open semi-final success

Stefanos Tsitsipas became Greece's first player to reach the last four at a major with a 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6(2) triumph over Roberto Bautista Agut on Tuesday.

Jan 22, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Australian Open: After Roger Federer, Stefanos Tsitsipas stuns Roberto Bautista Agut to reach semis

Having already floored Roger Federer to send shockwaves throughout the tournament, Tsitsipas can create further tennis history for Greece when he plays for a spot in the final against either Rafael Nadal or Frances Tiafoe.

Jan 22, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

Novak, Rafa and I are still Grand Slam favourites: Roger Federer

Before the tournament, top seed Djokovic declared the three should be favourites to win the Slams, and Federer agreed when asked after his Evans match.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

Australian Open: Dan Evans shoulders slim British hopes against Roger Federer

It was Evans` first win in the main draw of a Grand Slam in nearly two years, setting up a second round clash with Federer.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

French Open : Juan Martin Del Potro defeats John Isner to reach last eight in Paris

 Juan Martin Del Potro stormed into the French Open quarter-finals with a convincing 6-4 6-4 6-4 defeat of the big-serving American John Isner on Monday.

Jun 05, 2018, 08:56 AM IST

French Open: Alexander Zverev's condition key to Thiem clash in Paris

French Open: Alexander Zverev might be mentally drained after three five-set matches in a row when he takes on Dominic Thiem in a much-anticipated French Open quarter-final clash on Tuesday.

Jun 04, 2018, 19:17 PM IST

Rafael Nadal faces old friend Richard Gasquet on familiar French Open turf

World number one Rafa Nadal faces local hope Richard Gasquet in the third round of the French Open on Saturday in a clash between two long-time friends.

Jun 02, 2018, 09:26 AM IST

'Current generation can't emulate Big Four's consistency,' feels Kevin Anderson

The 31-year-old said there was no doubt in the quality of current players but achievements of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray can't be emulated.

Jan 02, 2018, 20:08 PM IST

Marat Safin believes something is 'wrong' with tennis

Safin added that earlier, players used to win tournaments at an early age of 16 or 17, but now, players become pro only after the age of 25.

Dec 03, 2017, 00:28 AM IST

Rafael Nadal presented with ATP World No. 1 award

Tennis player Rafael Nadal was presented with the ATP World No. 1 award on the court during the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena here.

Nov 13, 2017, 10:00 AM IST

Rafael Nadal confident of being fully fit at ATP Finals

"Hopefully the knee is good. I`ve done everything I`ve needed to do in order to get ready for London... Let`s see if I am able to be 100 per cent to compete," Nadal said

Nov 10, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Injured Rafael Nadal doing his all to play ATP Finals in London

Rafael Nadal's personal doctor said on Tuesday they will do "everything possible" to enable the 16-time Grand Slam champion to compete at next week's season-ending Tour Finals in London.

Nov 08, 2017, 11:23 AM IST

Alexander Zverev seals ATP finals spot

The 20-year-old has won five titles this year including the Italian Open and the Rogers Cup and joins world number one Rafa Nadal and Swiss Roger Federer in the finals, with five spots yet to be decided.

Oct 07, 2017, 18:02 PM IST

Andy Roddick reflects on career spent in vacuum of Big Four

International Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Andy Roddick said on Saturday he was honoured to have played in the era of the Big Four, but also acknowledged that they caused him no end of frustration during his career.

Jul 23, 2017, 20:12 PM IST