• Federer retiring from tennis

    Federer retiring from tennis
    Roger Federer will retire from tennis after next week's Laver Cup, aged 41.
  • Roger Federer caught partying after Laver Cup

    Roger Federer partied alongside Team Europe and Team World at a post-Laver-Cup party held at InterContinental London.Federer took photos with teammate Cameron Norrie and his girlfriend Louise Jacobi. Louise posted the photos on her Instagram account. "A wonderful weekend celebrating Roger Federer at Laver Cup. Congrats to Team World," Norrie's girlfriend captioned the photos.    View this post on Instagram        &nb
  • Novak Djokovic trains anonymously in Tel Aviv!

    Novak Djokovic is undoubtedly one of the strongest tennis players in history. The Serbian, along with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, has literally smashed all records over the past twenty years. At the same time Nole has never managed to have around the affection that has always characterized the other two phenomena of the Big Three.In the last year and a half Djokovic has experienced difficult times due to the decision not to carry out the vaccine for Covid-19. This decision has led to numerou
  • Novak Djokovic: 'It's a natural cycle, things change'

    Novak Djokovic has completely reworked his schedule. The Serbian tennis player used, in recent years, to appear in few tournaments during the long tennis season: the priority was the Grand Slam and Masters 1000 tournaments, in addition to the participation in his home tournament, the ATP in Belgrade. This year, however, things have changed for the former world number one. Not being vaccinated against Covid19, he could not play the Australian Open and the US Open, but only Roland Garros and Wimbl
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  • ATP Seoul: Hyeon Chung, come back and win

    Former world number 19, Korean tennis player Chung Hyeon returned to the field this week after more than two years of absence. Chung is back in doubles with the strong compatriot Kwon and continues the story of the dream couple for the home fans.The two won on a comeback and reached the quarter-finals, beating the pair made up of Mexican Hach and Philippine tennis player Huey.ATP Seoul: Hyeon Chung wins again!An important victory for morale and to play again as regards Chung, the former prodigy
  • Maria Sharapova and Anne Hathaway are gorgeous in Italy

    Former Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova and actress Anne Hathaway. What do they have in common, apart from their charm and their elegance? A photo in which they look beautiful on the shores of Lake Como, in Italy.The post on Maria Sharapova's Instagram page that portrays them together, in a few hours has reached 70 thousand likes.But what were the two beautiful women doing on Lake Como? The two girls have been busy in the last few days in Milan during the fashion week. After their Milanese en
  • 'Rafael Nadal knew about my retirement,' Roger Federer says

    The crowd at London's O2 Arena witnessed history last Friday night. The 20-time Major winner Roger Federer picked the Laver Cup as the final event of his career, gathering his friends and rivals in a tennis festival. Roger has been dealing with a knee injury for almost three years, undergoing three surgeries and deciding to end his tennis journey after failing to recover. Federer did not want to risk his knee in London, entering only one doubles match and picking his great rival Rafael Nadal as
  • Novak Djokovic: 'We're human and we respect each other'

    Novak Djokovic was unable to express his best tennis on the last day of the Laver Cup competition due to a wrist problem. The Serbian champion seemed to be in top form last Saturday, when he defeated Frances Tiafoe in straight sets and won the doubles match alongside Matteo Berrettini. The long period of inactivity that has characterized the period after Wimbledon for the player from Belgrade, who was forced to skip the American Masters 1000 and the US Open due to the registration regulations in
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  • Behind the 'raw' photo of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal that captures their enduring friendship

    Behind the 'raw' photo of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal that captures their enduring friendship
    A moment in time, as brief as half a second, that Roger Federer
    Poised on the side of the court with her camera at the ready, photographer Ella Ling expected Roger Federer's farewell from tennis to be charged with emotion -- though when the moment arrived, the outpouring of tears and adulation caught her by surprise.
  • Roger Federer: 'There was no one in the stadium'

    On Friday, Roger Federer officially retired from tennis. The Swiss played his last double in the Laver Cup alongside his great friend and now former rival Rafael Nadal, losing in a super tiebreak to Americans Frances Tiafoe and Jack Sock. Although it was a painful decision, the former world number 1 had no other choice. At the beginning of the summer, the King realized that the knee did not respond well to the stresses and that it made no sense to insist. Additionally, he underwent an MRI that c
  • Sabalenka hits beach wearing transparent dress after no top photoshoot

    After WTA's world number 6 Aryna Sabalenka posed without a top in a personal photoshoot, the Belarusian appeared on a beach in Miami wearing a transparent dress through which her bathing suit can be seen. Sabalenka posted the photo on her Instagram account."Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm," wrote Aryna.    View this post on Instagram           A post shared by 𝗔&
  • Rory McIlroy: "What I've learnt this year is that if you.."

    Rory McIlroy is optimistic ahead of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. McIlroy spoke at the press conference about his season and is satisfied with the progress he has made."I think the stats would suggest that I am [having the best year]," McIlroy told Sky Sports News. "If you're purely looking at numbers and you're looking at strokes gained statistics, it's very close to the best golf that I've played for a calendar year.When you look purely into the numbers and you look at the number
  • Serena Williams' future is in fashion

    Serena Williams has just turned 41 and in mid-September she said goodbye to tennis, at the US Open, in front of her crowd, after an immense career, made of great victories and some tears, especially in the last seasons.Now that her professional sports career is over (or at least so it seems) the 23-time Slam champion she will be able to devote herself to all the investments she has made in her career and beyond. She could now fully devote herself to fashion too.With Anna Wintour, director of Vog
  • Novak Djokovic on how Roger Federer's retirement got him thinking about his own

    Novak Djokovic admits that witnessing Roger Federer's final tournament got him thinking about his own retirement. Djokovic, 35, represented Team Europe over the weekend at the Laver Cup.This year's Laver Cup edition will be remembered by Federer's retirement. Federer received a great send-off as he was accompanied by Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray in his final tournament. "I must say, I was also thinking about how it would look for me when I say goodbye to tennis," Djokovi
  • Roger Federer: 'I knew it could be my last match at...'

    After more than 20 years on tour, there is a question that haunts Roger Federer's close circle: What's next? A figure of his magnitude could undoubtedly be of great importance for the development of "white sport", although from what he has hinted, he will be away from it for a while and will dedicate time to his family. But what will he miss most about tennis? “Everything that is breathed around, the fans, the interactions, even some trips. I feel ready to do different things in life and t
  • Parma Ladies Open: Maria Sakkari claims last-8 spot; Sloane Stephens exits

    Maria Sakkari advanced to the quarter-finals of the Parma Ladies Open. The Greek who’s the highest seed this week in the Italian event beat Arantxa Rus in their second-round match. Sakkari needed two hours and 36 minutes to notch a 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory.
    Sakkari saved five of the six break points she faced and converted three break points on the Dutchwoman’s serve. The only time Sakkari conceded her serve was in the first set.
    Sakkari will play Belgium’s Maryna Zanevska for a c
  • Novak Djokovic: 'Whoever I step out on court against is...'

    One of the most interesting topics of the Laver Cup was the return of Novak Djokovic to the court. The former world number one had been absent from the courts for about two months and still seemed to be in good condition. The Balkan tennis player did well especially on the first day, while on the last day he was one of the protagonists of a resounding defeat against the Canadian tennis player Felix Auger Aliassime. After the defeat of Team Europe, the tennis player spoke at a press conference an
  • Norrie into Korea Open quarter-finals

    Norrie into Korea Open quarter-finals
    Cameron Norrie is through to the quarter-finals of the Korea Open after seeing off Kaichi Uchida 6-2 6-2.
  • Norrie cruises into Korea Open quarter-finals

    Norrie cruises into Korea Open quarter-finals
    Second-seed Cameron Norrie beat Japan's Kaichi Uchida 6-2 6-2 to cruise into the quarter-finals at the Korea Open in Seoul.
  • Novak Djokovic pays ultimate tribute to Roger Federer's greatness

    Novak Djokovic says he has "a tremendous respect" for Roger Federer and underlined the impact the former 20-time Grand Slam champion had on tennis.Djokovic, a 21-time Grand Slam champion, took part in Federer's farewell at the Laver Cup. Federer was one of Djokovic's biggest rivals, but the Serb has nothing but a great level of respect and admiration for the Swiss."I have a tremendous respect for him," Djokovic said of Federer, per Sportskeeda. Everything he has contributed to our sport, on
  • My Leander, surprise victory for the first title

    Surprise victory of the Swedish My Leander who obtained the first title on LET Access imposing herself with 213 (72 73 68, -3) strokes, the only player with a score below par, in the Rose Ladies Open on the course of The Melbourne Club At Brocket Hall (par 72), in Hatfield, near Welwyn Garden City, England, where the best of the Italians was Alessandra Fanali, rookie among the proettes, 18th with 221 (77 71 73, +5).My Leander, resultsMy Leander, 28 year old from Östertälje, got the bet
  • Roger Federer reacts to Bill Gates' retirement message

    Billionaire Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft, congratulated Roger Federer after the Swiss Maestro ended his career at Laver Cup 2022."Congratulations on a phenomenal career, Roger Federer," said Bill Gates on Instagram.Roger Federer shared Bill's message on his Instagram Stories.How Gates reacted when Federer announced his retirementBill Gates called Roger Federer "an inspiration" and wished him the best in his next chapter. Gates, a Federer admirer, paid tribute to the 20-time Grand Sla
  • 'Rafael Nadal had his own way which I was happy to see', says legend

    Roger Federer has quit tennis. The world of tennis loses a legend, not a rivalry with international appeal. Novak Djokovic knows it well: "Rafael Nadal will continue to be my number one rival. On the other hand, the Djokovic-Nadal rivalry has been a glorious chapter for 16 years, since that first meeting in 2006 in France, when Rafa reached the quarter-finals in straight sets when the Serbian player retired. Since then 59 clashes in total, 30 in favor of Djokovic, nine Slam finals. For Nadal, th
  • Tallinn Open: Barbora Krejcikova reaches last-8; Kaia Kanepi ousts Jelena Ostapenko

    Barbora Krejcikova reached the quarter-finals of the Tallinn Open on Wednesday. The Czech got through against Marta Kostyuk 7-5, 6-3 in an hour and 40 minutes.Krejcikova, who’s seeded seventh this week, won 71% of her first-serve points to her opponent’s 68%. She also converted four break points on Kostyuk’s serve while saving six of the seven break points she faced.
    In the quarters, the 2021 French Open champion will face Beatriz Haddad Maia. The Brazilian, seeded third, got t
  • Rafael Nadal vs Roger Federer in Madrid? "Exciting, but who knows"

    Roger Federer's farewell gave many emotions to tennis fans, and not only. In addition to the protagonist of that evening, many around him were overwhelmed by emotion: in particular, Rafael Nadal. The Spanish tennis player, who was the companion of the last double of the Swiss champion, his great rival and great friend of him.The twenty-two-time winner of the Grand Slam titles returned to talk about that evening so dense, to the microphones of El Partidazo de COPE: "It was a moment of many emotio
  • Chris Evert nicknames Roger Federer's wife Mirka as "The Rock"

    Chris Evert, after seeing how Mirka comforted Roger Federer during his retirement event at Laver Cup, nicknamed the Swiss Maestro's wife. "The Rock," Evert nicknamed Mirka on Twitter.The ROCK…. https://t.co/72gZt2JdYr— Chris Evert (@ChrissieEvert) September 26, 2022At the end of the match, the tears of Rafa Nadal, Roger's friend and rival, impressed but even more tender was the embrace of Mirka (wife), parents and children of the Swiss tennis player, all gathered around Roger's
  • Amateur Matthis Lefèvre wins first pro victory

    Thanks to a sumptuous last card on a route he knew on the end of the clubs, Matthis Lefèvre won last week the IPS New Mexico Open, a professional tournament of the local section of the PGA America.It was at the cost of an incredible last card of 62 (-9) that Matthis Lefèvre snatched victory. Two bogeys, but above all an eagle and nine birdies, the last of which was at 18, allowed the player who learned all his skills in Hossegor to win this tournament counting for the local PGA. He
  • Coach Ivan Ljubicic reveals how it felt working with Roger Federer

    Coach Ivan Ljubicic insisted Roger Federer was really pleasant to work with and added Federer always wanted to hear the truth and nothing else.Ljubicic started working with Federer in 2016 as he was a part of the Federer's until the end of the 41-year-old's career. "Easy! Easy because he makes it easy for coaches. He is really open and makes sure you have freedom. You are comfortable and you feel you can say whatever you think is right and the way it is," Ljubicic told Eurosport. "He always
  • 'Rafael Nadal is still my greatest rival,' Novak Djokovic admits

    Two young guns met in the 2006 Roland Garros semi-final. They were Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, playing their first encounter on the Tour. Sixteen years later, Novak and Rafa stand on the record-breaking 59 duels, setting the Open era record that will take some beating in the future. Born within a year, two great rivals have pushed each other to the limits in numerous thrilling encounters, setting their eyes on the biggest trophies and chasing Roger Federer. Nadal and Djokovic will finish th
  • 'Rafael Nadal became a very strong personality', says legend

    The last few days have been really important for Rafael Nadal. The Spanish tennis player participated in the 2022 Laver Cup in London, an event in which he was especially close to his great friend and rival Roger Federer and his farewell match. The two, protagonists of the Fedal, a historic rivalry that lasted about twenty years, played together in the last game of the Swiss. In addition to the great emotions, Nadal's tears at the withdrawal of his great friend and colleague, a rather rare episo

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