Alexander Zverev

‘The reality is there are no funds to pay him’ – Acapulco tournament director explains Rafael Nadal absence

Rafael Nadal will not be playing Acapulco this year due to his appearance fee being deemed too high, says tournament director Raul Zurutuza. Nadal has...

Alexander Zverev: ‘I no longer just want to play nice tournaments or matches – I want to win’

Alexander Zverev says he is at the stage of his career where he wants titles, not plaudits, after admitting he was disappointed with his...

Andy Murray and Alexander Zverev given wild cards to join sensational Rotterdam line-up

Andy Murray and Alexander Zverev have been awarded wildcards and added to an incredibly strong Rotterdam line-up. Three time Grand Slam winner Murray is currently...

‘I agree with Novak Djokovic – tennis can’t have a traveling Tour right now,’ says Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev has suggested that tennis considers pausing the travelling tour for a while and hold multiple events in one venue instead. The need for...

Mischa Zverev: ‘That’s Novak Djokovic, he always finds a way – it’s why he’s one of the best’

Mischa Zverev has paid tribute to Novak Djokovic after he overcame injury to defeat Alexander Zverev at the Australian Open. Mischa is part of Alexander...

‘There are no words’ to help Alexander Zverev after tough Novak Djokovic loss, says coach

Mischa Zverev says there are 'no words' he can offer to brother Alexander Zverev after Novak Djokovic defeated him at the Australian Open. Alexander Zverev...

‘Alexander Zvevev is going to be difficult for Novak Djokovic,’ says top analyst

Novak Djokovic will take on Alexander Zverev in a hotly anticipated quarterfinal at the Australian Open, and Tim Henman thinks it won't be an...

‘Pain of losing US Open final is still in my head,’ admits Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev says he will do 'everything he can' to win the Australian Open to vanquish the pain of New York. Zverev reached his first...

WATCH: Alexander Zverev demolishes racket in Australian Open first round match

Alexander Zverev took his frustrations out on one of his rackets at the Australian Open, but he is safely into the second round. Zverev, who...

‘Never say never’ – Grand Slam legend says he can’t rule out coaching Alexander Zverev in future

Boris Becker says he can't rule out him coaching Alexander Zverev in the future, although for now it is not a possibility. Becker has worked...

The six Australian Open warm-up events: Who is playing where and when?

After all the controversy surrounding the Australian Open preparations, tennis is back where it belongs - on the court - and here is a...

Novak Djokovic wrongly portrayed as ‘the bad guy’ says Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev has accused the media of wrongly betraying Novak Djokovic as the bad guy when all he was doing was standing up for...

‘I didn’t want to let him go, we were an incredible match’ Alexander Zverev on coach

Alexander Zverev has said he found it very hard to lose coach David Ferrer earlier this year because they were such a good match. Ferrer...

Alexander Zverev says Australian Open made ‘mistake’ by giving advantage to top players

Alexander Zverev believes that Australian Open organisers made a mistake in giving top players preferential treatment pre-tournament. The controversy has dominated tennis news for the...

Alexander Zverev: ‘I think I can win big tournaments with the coaching staff I have’

Alexander Zverev is feeling positive about his new family coaching set up and believes it can lead to big tennis success. The current World number...

‘Zverev has to find himself again’ says Becker ahead of Australian swing

Former Grand Slam Champion Boris Becker believes Alexander Zverev will start this year with a clean slate after a turbulent 2020. On court Zverev faired...

ATP Cup: Tough draw for Novak Djokovic and Serbia but kinder on Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal and Spain have been handed a kind draw for the ATP Cup in Melbourne, although it was a lot tougher on Novak...

Alexander Zverev “I’ve decided to go back to my roots” as he drops Federer’s management company

Alexander Zverev has announced that he wants to go back to his roots, giving his family a bigger role in his career, as he...

‘Three of the four Grand Slams won’t be won by Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal’ predicts former coach

Respected tennis coach Mats Merkel has made a bold prediction that only one of the 2021 Grand Slams will be won by Novak Djokovic...

Alexander Zverev loses coach David Ferrer ‘for no special reason’ ahead of new season

The promising partnership of Alexander Zverev and David Ferrer has come to an unexpected end with the Spaniard choosing to step down from his...

‘His evolution has been incredible!’ – Top coach impressed with Alexander Zverev progress

Alexander Zverev has undergone an 'incredible evolution' this year, according to Naomi Osaka's former coach Sascha Baijin.  Zverev has certainly had a fine year, reaching...

‘Alexander Zverev is a great player, but I don’t respect his comments,’ says Jannik Sinner

Rising star Jannik Sinner has criticised Alexander Zverev ad urged him to learn from Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer about grace in defeat.  Sinner and...

ANALYSIS: What would the year-end ATP rankings look like if ONLY 2020 points were counted?

Perhaps 2020 is not a true asterisk year for tennis, although the year-end ATP rankings could probably do with a couple here and there. 

‘I did not do it to mock Alexander Zverev’ – Daniil Medvedev defends underarm serve

Daniil Medvedev said his underarm serve against Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals was not designed to mock him while he was losing.  Medvedev was...

‘I have beaten all the great players here,’ declares Alexander Zverev ahead of ATP Finals

Alexander Zverev says his confidence is high for the ATP Finals because of his fine record in the competition over the years.  Zverev won the...

ATP respond to Alexander Zverev accusations: ‘We condemn any form of abuse’

The ATP have issued a statement regarding the abuse allegations surrounding Alexander Zverev, saying they will not intervene until a conviction. A former girlfriend of...

Alexander Zverev denies abuse allegations again, insisting: ‘That is not who I am’

"We had our ups and downs but the way our relationship is described in the public is not how it was..."

‘Alexander Zverev is so much better indoors than outdoors,’ says Grand Slam legend Ivan Lendl

Alexander Zverev could be a huge threat at the ATP Finals this year because it's his ideal surface, says Ivan Lendl.  Zverev won the tournament...

ATP Finals Groups: Rafael Nadal faces Dominic Thiem test; Novak Djokovic drawn with Alexander Zverev

Novak Djokovic will likely be the happier man between him and Rafael Nadal after the groups for the ATP Finals were confirmed.

‘I stand by his side’ – Alexander Zverev backed by brother Mischa over allegations

Alexander Zverev has been backed by his brother Mischa following potentially damaging allegations about his personal life.

Alexander Zverev comes out defiantly to critics, saying: ‘You won’t wipe the smile off my face’

Alexander Zverev says he will not allow his critics to 'wipe the smile off his face' as he continues to fight allegations about his...

‘Rafael Nadal is the best defender in tennis,’ says Alexander Zverev ahead of Paris Masters clash

Rafael Nadal is the 'best defender in tennis' according to Alexander Zvever, who is due to meet the Spaniard in the semi-finals of the...

Alexander Zverev refusing to let allegations affect Paris campaign, saying: ‘I am here to play tennis’

Alexander Zverev says he will not be drawn on any allegations on his personal life, insisting he just wants to play tennis.  Since winning both...

‘I will be at the top of the game very soon,’ in-form Alexander Zverev warns

Alexander Zverev has warned the world's best players that he 'will be at the top of the game very soon' following another title in...

Alexander Zverev has no safety concerns for ATP Finals: ‘It’s the last place you’ll feel vulnerable’

Alexander Zverev says he is happy with the safety arrangements for the ATP Finals despite a recent coronavirus spike in the UK.  The end-of-season showpiece...

Alexander Zverev highlights key weakness: ‘I have to do a better job of keeping my focus’

Alexander Zverev says he needs to work on his focus during matches if he is to fulfil his obvious potential. Zverev lost his first Grand...

Alexander Zverev: ‘I don’t have COVID-19 – it’s just a typical cold and I already knew this’

Alexander Zverev does NOT have Covid-19, he has revealed, after admitting to suffering with symptoms at the French Open. The German ace told reporters that...

Alexander Zverev wary of Jannik Sinner threat, saying: ‘He is incredible, he has a lot of power’

Alexander Zverev admits he is very wary of the threat Jannik Sinner posts ahead of their fourth round clash at Roland Garros. Sinner has been...

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