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‘Novak Djokovic is extraordinary – he is not as big an idol as he deserves to be,’ says Alex Corretja

Alex Corretja says Novak Djokovic is not recognised as 'the idol he deserves to be,' and that's a real shame. Djokovic won the Australian Open...

ATP Tour accused of ‘conflict of interest’ by American ace: ‘Our board members do NOT serve tennis’

Reilly Opelka has backed John Isner in his criticism of the ATP Tour, alleging almost half of their board members have 'a conflict of...

‘Novak Djokovic has spent years working on himself as a person,’ says former coach

A calm borne of focusing on personal emotional development is the secret behind the supreme mental strength of Novak Djokovic, says his former coach. Pepe...

‘It is clear beyond doubt’ Rafael Nadal Acapulco absence was not about appearance fees, says agent

Agent Carlos Costa has issued a statement dismissing claims from the Acapulco tournament director Rafael Nadal is not playing due to a dispute over...

‘It looks bad’ – ATP board member says tennis fans won’t return to arenas until French Open

The prospect of tennis fans getting back into arenas soon 'looks bad,' says one ATP board member, who believes the French Open is the...

‘Stop waiting for big three to retire and beat them,’ David Nalbandian tells top ATP youngsters

The top young players have been told to stop waiting for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic to retire and start beating them...

Craig Tiley: Novak Djokovic’s ‘list of demands’ was a leaked WhatsApp message

Craig Tiley says the reported 'letter of demands' Novak Djokovic sent him was no more than a leaked WhatsApp 'open dialogue' containing suggestions. Djokovic came...

Marin Cilic: ‘It doesn’t matter whether Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, or Roger Federer wins Grand Slam race’

Marin Cilic says who wins the Grand Slam race between Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic will only matter to the history books,...

‘Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are very similar, Roger Federer is so quick,’ says former US Open champion

Former US Open champion Marin Cilic says Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have amazing intensity, while Roger Federer is the most athletic of the...

‘My doctors have advised me not to play’ – Rafael Nadal withdraws from Rotterdam

Rafael Nadal has announced he has pulled out of Rotterdam due to the injury that he struggled with at the Australian Open. Nadal missed the...

‘I’ll be keeping my fingers and my toes crossed for Andy Murray to play Wimbledon’ says Henman

Tim Henman has been speaking about the potential return of two-time Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray to the All England Club this year, and says...

‘The Australian Open made it clear: Novak Djokovic is in a league of his own,’ says analyst

Novak Djokovic is in 'a league of his own,' says Sky Sports expert and former Germany Davis Cup captain Patrik Kuhnen, especially when it...

‘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...

‘The ATP is a broken system plagued by conflict and lack of transparency,’ says John Isner

John Isner has called for a review of how the ATP Tour is run after describing the distribution of wealth as 'broken.' Tennis has been...

‘Novak Djokovic is made of something else!’ – Physio explains Serbian’s amazing Australian Open feat

Novak Djokovic 'is made of something else' says a physio who has explained he must had dealt with severe pain to win the Australian...

‘Roger Federer clearly still has his passion for tennis – we depend on it,’ says Pierre Paganini

Roger Federer is returning to tennis because his passion is still as strong as ever, says Pierre Paganini, although he admits there was discussion...

‘The knee had been bothering him for years’ – Coach reveals full extent of Roger Federer injury fight

The knee problem that has cost Roger Federer a year of his tennis career had been 'causing him problems for a year,' says his...

FEATURE: The top ten ATP Open Era greats listed by tournament win-percentage

Tennis is not short of great players achieving great feats, and that seems to be especially true in the modern era of Roger Federer,...

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...

‘You would look at Roger Federer now and think he’s not hurt’ – Coach gives big injury update

Roger Federer is at the point where he 'trains almost normally' again, says his fitness coach, but the real test will come when he...

‘Age is just a number – I still have a lot of gas left in me,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic has warned his rivals he 'still has plenty of gas' left in the tank and he still sees himself retaining his current...

‘Daniil Medvedev was not able to retain his poise against Novak Djokovic,’ says Toni Nadal

Toni Nadal believes Daniil Medvedev ultimately crumbled under the pressure in the Australian Open final against Novak Djokovic. Medvedev was the form player going into...

Novak Djokovic on new record: ‘I am now going to focus all my attention on Grand Slams’

Novak Djokovic has confirmed he will risk his number one ranking in order to 'focus' on winning Grand Slams instead. In December, Djokovic said he...

‘He gives you no time to think’ – Daniil Medvedev explains difference between facing Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic

Daniil Medvedev says the difference between playing Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is that the Serbian deprives you of time to think. Medvedev has now...

‘I was impressed with his attitude’ – Nick Kyrgios finds unlikely ally after Australian Open performance

Nick Kyrgios has found an unlikely ally in Boris Becker after his eye-catching Australian Open performance. Kyrgios and Becker have been at loggerheads before, with...

Novak Djokovic: ‘I will revise my schedule – it rips my heart out to be away from my family’

Novak Djokovic says he will have to 'revise his schedule' this year to ensure he gets to spend time with his family. The past twelve...

Crowds and line-judges: Tim Henman outlines his hopes for Wimbledon this summer

Tim Henman says Wimbledon hopes to welcome fans to the Championships this summer, and he hopes line-judges can return too.  UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson...

‘If Novak Djokovic hadn’t hit the line judge, the US Open would have been the same outcome,’ says Andy Murray

Andy Murray says the younger players are 'nowhere near' to matching Novak Djokovic, and only a twist of fate stopped him winning the US...

‘I still believe Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal overtake Roger Federer,’ says Goran Ivanisevic

Goran Ivanisevic says he still backs both Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic to win more Grand Slam titles than Roger Federer. Ivanisevic, who coaches Djokovic,...

Andy Murray: ‘If I was getting smoked in practice I wouldn’t keep going through it’

Andy Murray says he is playing well in practice against good players, so he knows he can still produce quality tennis. The former world number...

‘I’ll have to take some time off to heal’ – Novak Djokovic confirms muscle tear has worsened

Novak Djokovic has revealed that continuing to play with an abdominal tear at the Australian Open has made the injury worse. Djokovic suffered the injury...

Boris Becker: ‘Novak Djokovic gave a mental and tactical masterclass in Australian Open final’

Novak Djokovic put on a 'mental and tactical masterclass' to neutralise Daniil Medvedev in the Australian Open final, says Boris Becker. Medvedev was riding a...

‘Novak Djokovic now poised to overtake Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal,’ says Grand Slam legend

Boris Becker believes Novak Djokovic is now 'poised' to win the Grand Slam race after his latest Australian Open success. Djokovic claimed a ninth title...

‘Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal inspire me to keep going,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says he will continue to play tennis at least as long as rivals Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are. Djokovic has been locked...

‘Today was a masterpiece’ – Coach hails Novak Djokovic after he cements Australian Open legacy

Coach Goran Ivanisevic has described the performance Novak Djokovic produced in the Australian Open final as 'a masterpiece.' Djokovic defied both an injury and a...

‘Somebody upstairs sees the unfairness in the media to Novak Djokovic,’ says Goran Ivanisevic

Goran Ivanisevic has taken aim at the media for questioning the injury sustained by Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open. Djokovic won a ninth Australian...

Impossible to call Grand Slam race after Novak Djokovic Australian Open triumph, says analyst

Mats Wilander says it is impossible to predict who will win most Grand Slams after Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open. Djokovic maintained his perfect...

Mats Wilander: ‘Novak Djokovic is as difficult to beat at Australian Open as Rafael Nadal is at Roland Garros’

Novak Djokovic is as tough to beat at the Australian Open as Rafael Nadal is at the French Open says Mats Wilander. Nadal has won...

‘I felt it was unfair’ – Novak Djokovic confirms muscle tear before blasting media accusations

Novak Djokovic has confirmed that he suffered an oblique abdominal muscle tear at the Australian Open, and he has blasted the media for their...

Novak Djokovic: ‘It has been, emotionally, one of the toughest tournaments of my life’

Novak Djokovic has described the Australian Open as 'one of the toughest tournaments of his life' after winning the final. The world number one outclassed...

‘I’ll tell you a story…’ Daniil Medvedev shares amazing Novak Djokovic memory

Daniil Medvedev shared an anecdote about playing with Novak Djokovic as a youngster, while collecting his Australian Open runner-up trophy. World number one Djokovic won...

‘Not yet!’ – Defiant Novak Djokovic tells young players he and Rafael Nadal are still the men to beat

Novak Djokovic has told the younger players in the ATP that him, Rafael Nadal, and Roger Federer are still top dogs. Djokovic beat Daniil Medvedev...

Novak Djokovic is the ‘King of Melbourne Park’ as he wins ninth Australian Open

Novak Djokovic has won his ninth Australian Open, after demolishing Russian Daniil Medvedev in three straight sets. It is the 18th Grand Slam title for...

‘I think they are going to kill each other!’ – Analyst expecting great Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev contest

Former world number two Alex Corretja says he is expecting a lengthy, competitive Australian Open final with Daniil Medvedev and Novak Djokovic likely to...

‘Novak Djokovic has the confidence to down Daniil Medvedev,’ says top analyst

Novak Djokovic has the confidence to win the Australian Open final, despite the Russian being 'out to cause hell' for him, says Mats Wilander. Djokovic...

‘Daniil Medvedev is a huge character and great for our sport,’ says Mats Wilander

Former world number one Mats Wilander has declared himself a 'huge fan' of Daniil Medvedev, and his backhand in particular. Medvedev powered into his second...

‘Novak Djokovic couldn’t fake injury,’ says Daniil Medvedev ahead of Australian Open final

Daniil Medvedev has rubbished the idea that Australian Open final opponent Novak Djokovic would have 'faked' injury earlier in the tournament. Djokovic has been criticised...

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...

‘Daniil Medvedev is the most difficult opponent Novak Djokovic could have,’ says Boris Becker

Former Grand Slam Champion Boris Becker has been looking ahead to the Australian Open final between world number one Novak Djokovic and in-form Daniil...

Daniil Medvedev ready to meet Novak Djokovic challenge: ‘When he is in the zone, he doesn’t miss’

Daniil Medvedev says he knows he will have to be at his absolute best to wrestle the Australian Open title from the grasp of...

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‘Novak Djokovic is extraordinary – he is not as big an idol as he deserves to be,’ says Alex Corretja

Alex Corretja says Novak Djokovic is not recognised as 'the idol he deserves to be,' and that's a real shame. Djokovic won the Australian Open...

ATP Tour accused of ‘conflict of interest’ by American ace: ‘Our board members do NOT serve tennis’

Reilly Opelka has backed John Isner in his criticism of the ATP Tour, alleging almost half of their board members have 'a conflict of...

‘Novak Djokovic has spent years working on himself as a person,’ says former coach

A calm borne of focusing on personal emotional development is the secret behind the supreme mental strength of Novak Djokovic, says his former coach. Pepe...

‘Iga Swiatek is a future number one,’ says top analyst as she clinches second career title

Iga Swiatek has claimed her second career title at Adelaide International after bursting onto the scene winning last year's French Open. Swiatek was a newcomer...