TENNIS TALK with Cam Williams
Nick Kyrgios has dropped another hint towards his tennis retirement after admitting he's unsettled about how many more years he'll be on the professional circuit for. Meanwhile, the Australian world No. 95 declared this year's Laver Cup would likely be his last ever, as he also prepares to cut his season short to return home to Australia and care for his ill mother.
Rafael Nadal is a source of inspiration for many young people in every corner of the world. The tenacity and determination of the Spanish legend have pushed him to constantly improve and not be satisfied with the successes already achieved. Very few imagined seeing the Majorcan competitive even after he...
Europe need to produce an historic comeback to retain the Ryder Cup after the United States opened up an 11-5 lead at Whistling Straits. A third straight victory for Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia and a dramatic last-hole success for Shane Lowry and Tyrrell Hatton kept the away side’s slim hopes alive, although they will have to surpass the famous ‘Miracle at Medinah’ to retain the trophy.
Newly-crowned US Open champion Daniil Medvedev cruised past Canada's Denis Shapovalov 6-4, 6-0 in the 2021 Laver Cup on Saturday, as Team Europe continued its march towards a fourth straight title. Medvedev's win over Team World's Shapovalov earned two points and gave the Europeans a whopping 11-1 overall lead heading...
Team Europe closed in on victory in the Laver Cup after building a commanding 11-1 lead over Team World in Boston. Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev and US Open champion Daniil Medvedev won their singles matches to extend Team Europe's lead from 3-1 to 9-1. Andrey Rublev and Tsitsipas then claimed...
Czech tennis star Petra Kvitova acknowledged that WTA Ostrava is a "special tournament" for her since she is playing in front of her home fans and family. After Friday's quarterfinal win over Jil Teichmann, Kvitova said there was no way she would play anywhere else this week. “This is a...
Team Europe are on the cusp of victory after building a commanding 11-1 lead heading into the final day of the Laver Cup in Boston Friday’s opening matches had seen victories for Italy’s Matteo Berrettini, Norwegian debutant Casper Ruud and Russian Andrey Rublev in Boston before Team World claimed the doubles to reduce the deficit to 3-1.The format of the tournament, which Roger Federer helped create, sees two points awarded for a win on the second day and then three in each match on the final day meaning Europe are one win away from retaining the title.Getting it done for...
Former world No. 1 Andy Murray was glad with the way he played in Metz. Murray, now ranked at No. 113 in the world, made the Metz quarterfinal before losing to No. 1 seed Hubert Hurkacz. En route to making the Metz quarterfinal, Murray beat Ugo Humbert and Vasek Pospisil.
Kate Middleton was seen raving on the tennis court! Sports legends are considered like royalty in the United States. However, in England, the monarchy does occasionally participate in sports. The Duchess of Cambridge is a well-known tennis aficionado. She can often be found in the royal box at Wimbledon in her capacity as Patron of the Lawn Tennis Association.
Emma Raducanu has been in the limelight for quite some time now. The 18-year-old Brit scripted history by winning the US Open 2021 title and post that, she has become the favorite face for innumerable brands who want to rope her in as their ambassador. The young achiever us being...
Emma Raducanu has achieved what many wouldn’t have even imagined. Who would have thought that an 18-year-old who came into the US Open main draw after battling through the qualifiers will end up thrashing all her opponents without much trouble. Raducanu’s gameplay was simply outstanding throughout the tournament, she didn’t...
Hubert Hurkacz will take on the Spaniard Pablo Carreno-Busta in the final of the 2021 Metz Open today at 14.30pm (UK Time). Hubert Hurkacz is very close to becoming the first player from outside the top 10 to win three or more titles on the main tour in 2021. The Pole converted his previous two semifinal appearances in ATP Tour events this year into titles in Delray Beach and the Miami Open.
Born at the dawn of the new millennium, Bianca Andreescu has taken the world of tennis by storm with a playstyle fitting of a future GOAT. This is a guest post by Yaseen Hijazi, an established freelance writer based in Sydney, Australia. He is a regular contributor for Lob and Smash, a professional tennis news website based in the US.
Santiago Gonzalez and Andres Molteni completed a dream week at the Astana Open on Sunday as they cruised past Andrei Vasilevski and Jonathan Erlich 6-1, 6-2 to capture their first tour-level title as a team. The Mexican-Argentine tandem have now won their past eight matches at all levels, after also...
In this way, Europe, seeking its fourth consecutive title, was placed with a mark of 11-1, just two more to revalidate it. While Europe lived the euphoria of victory, the Rest of the World team, with the Australian tennis player Nick kyrgios The front said that once the competition is over, he does not expect to remain on tour for many more years and that he will probably not play in the Laver Cup again.
Today, a man was shot just south of the Huntington Beach pier while the US Open ran. Police shot and wounded a man at close range at Huntington City Beach on Saturday afternoon as shocked witnesses watched and screamed from the pier and bike path. The shooting happened about 3:15...