Daniil Medvedev

‘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...

‘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’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...

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...

‘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...

‘Ever tried, ever failed,’ Stefanos Tsitsipas tries to overcome disappointment of semi-final loss

Stefanos Tsitsipas crashed out of the Australian Open in a straight sets defeat by Daniil Medvedev and says he hopes it gets better next...

Stefanos Tsitsipas: ‘I can see Daniil Medvedev winning the tournament – it would be good for tennis’

Stefanos Tsitsipas says he can see Daniil Medvedev winning the Australian Open after a supreme performance by the Russian in their semi-final. Medvedev was dominant...

‘I am happy I kept my nerve,’ says Daniil Medvedev after cruising into Australian Open final

Daniil Medvedev extended his remarkable winning streak to 20 matches as he outclassed Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Australian Open semi-final. Medvedev, the world number four,...

‘Daniil Medvedev is the player to beat right now,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic has labelled Daniil Medvedev as 'the player to beat' right now due to the Russian's incredible winning streak. Medvedev heads into his Australian...

VIDEO: Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev produce incredible 43-shot Australian Open rally

Andrey Rublev was made to work incredibly hard by Daniil Medvedev at the Australian Open and he has vowed to keep working to reach...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘That was one of the best matches I have ever played at Australian Open’

Daniil Medvedev says his 7-5, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Andrey Rublev at the Australian Open was one of his best ever performances in the...

‘I started cramping – I could not move my left leg,’ – says Daniil Medvedev after tough Andrey Rublev test

Daniil Medvedev admitted the conditions in his Australian Open quarterfinal win over Andrey Rublev were extremely challenging. Medvedev beat his compatriot 7-5, 6-3, 6-2 to...

‘If there’s a new winner at the Australian Open, it will be Daniil Medvedev,’ says top analyst

Former British number one Tim Henman has backed Daniil Medvedev to win the Australian Open if favourites Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal don't.  Henman, who...

‘I don’t know what was going through his head,’ says Daniil Medvedev after coach walk-out

Daniil Medvedev says he will 'sometimes disagree' with his coach after Gilles Cervara walked out on him at the Australian Open. Medvedev eventually came through...

‘That’s my job!’ – Daniil Medvedev extends winning streak to 15 with first round Australian Open win

Daniil Medvedev cruised through his first round Australian Open match and said it couldn't really have gone any better. The world number four came into...

Red-hot Daniil Medvedev says ATP Cup win a ‘big boost in confidence’ ahead of Australian Open

Daniil Medvedev led Russia to the ATP Cup title glory to extend his remarkable current winning streak ahead of the Australian Open. Medvedev beat Matteo...

Russia ‘happy to be in the final’ as Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev undefeated

Team Russia, led by top ten players Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev, have reached the final of the ATP Cup where they will take...

‘I’m getting better everyday’ says Kei Nishikori after comeback defeat

Kei Nishikori is taking the positives from this return to tennis, despite being defeated by Daniil Medvedev in the ATP Cup. Nishikori, who underwent elbow...

Daniil Medvedev ‘We want to win it as a team’ as Russia make strong ATP Cup start

Team Russia have made a strong start to the ATP Cup with singles wins for both of their top players Daniil Medvedev and Andrey...

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...

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...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘I can lose my temper sometimes’ says World number four

Daniil Medvedev admits he can't always control his temper on court when he's not playing well but that he's trying to be a better...

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. 

‘It’s a long way to the top of the rankings with the big three around,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev says he sees no simple path to the top of the ATP rankings, especially with Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer...

COMMENT: Why Daniil Medvedev has exposed the flaws of the on-court coaching debate

Tennis has many on-going debates, but the Russian is best argument for ending this one.

‘It was the toughest victory of my life,’ says Daniil Medvedev after Dominic Thiem triumph

Daniil Medvedev says his win over Dominic Thiem at the ATP Finals was the 'toughest' of his career, but also perhaps the most satisfying.  Medvedev...

‘I lost a big opportunity,’ admits Rafael Nadal after missing out at ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal believes he missed a 'big opportunity' to win his first ATP Finals title, although he couldn't begrudge Daniil Medvedev the win.  Nadal lost...

‘It’s a completely legitimate tactic!’ – Andy Murray defends underarm serves

'I thought it was a smart play, and he obviously won the point so it’s a good play...'

‘I want to get a win over Rafael Nadal next,’ says Daniil Medvedev after Novak Djokovic win

“Rafa is one of the best tennis players in the history of sport..."

‘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...

‘Sometimes good tennis is not enough’ – Daniil Medvedev identifies key weakness in his game

Daniil Medvedev says he needs to become better in the 'clutch' moments if he is to take his tennis to the next level. Medvedev has...

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.

‘Daniil Medvedev has that little touch of madness and tennis needs him,’ says Paris Masters chief

Daniil Medvedev 'has a little touch of madness that makes him likeable,' says Paris Masters and French Open tournament director Guy Forget. Medvedev won the...

Daniil Medvedev confident of London success, warning rivals: ‘I’m in better shape than last year’

Daniil Medvedev says he is feeling mush fresher ahead of the ATP Finals than he did last year when he struggled to make any...

Daniil Medvedev – ‘Diego didn’t show his best tennis’ as he claims a Paris semi-final place

Daniil Medvedev has booked his place in the Paris Masters semi-finals after defeating sixth seed Deigo Schwartzman in straight sets. Medvedev has had mixed results...

Daniil Medvedev on Diego Schwartzman – ‘If he has problems with me I understand it’ as they meet in Paris

World number five Daniil Medvedev says he has no problem with his Paris Masters quarterfinal opponent Diego Schwartzman but admits the feeling might not...

Daniil Medvedev admits he is struggling for confidence, but insists: ‘I don’t feel burnt out’

Daniil Medvedev says he is 'physically and mentally ready' to finish the season strongly, although he has admitted his confidence has taken a hit. Medvedev...

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