Daniil Medvedev

‘I don’t wanna be here, please default me’ – Daniil Medvedev suffers another clay meltdown

Daniil Medvedev put in a bizarre performance at the Rome Masters, even by his usual standards for clay court events.The world number two has...

‘The change is coming – I’m not paying attention to the rankings anymore,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says he is seeing a shift in generations, with the younger players rising in the rankings, but he's not paying attention to...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘I am never going to be like a Spanish player on clay, but I can improve’

Daniil Medvedev says he will never be a natural on clay, but he believes he can compensate for that with trial, error, and adjustments.Medvedev...

Madrid Masters: Surprise early exits for three top seeds

Three of the top seeds at the Madrid Masters exited the tournament today as Stefanos Tsitsipas, Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev were defeated.The shock...

Andre Agassi: ‘Younger players now know they have shown too much respect to the big three’

Andre Agassi says he believes the young players have now realised they have shown Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, and Novak Djokovic too much respect.Djokovic,...

‘I thought I’d have 25 break points and not win’ – Daniil Medvedev up and running in Madrid

Daniil Medvedev managed to battle past Alejandro Davidovich Fokina in Madrid - as well as his own personal demons about clay.Medvedev has never made...

‘Daniil Medvedev is an annoying player,’ says Matteo Berrettini

Matteo Berrettini has described Daniil Medvedev as 'an annoying player' to play given his unique style of tennis.Medvedev has gained many fans around the...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘My goal for Rome, Roland Garros and Madrid is to win one match at each’

Daniil Medvedev has revealed the target he has set himself on his least favourite surface, just to win at least one match at each...

Daniil Medvedev reveals he suffered ‘sickness and weakness’ during Covid scare

Daniil Medvedev says he suffered with 'sickness and weakness' during his bout of Covid-19, but he is confident he is back to full strength...

‘I hate everything around me on clay,’ admits Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev is hoping to make a bigger impact on clay this year, but admits it takes him a lot of time to adjust...

Madrid Masters draw: Rafael Nadal handed tough path to final in Spanish capital

Rafael Nadal could face both Carlos Alcaraz and Jannik Sinner at the Madrid Masters after being handed a tough draw.Nadal is the top seed...

Daniil Medvedev fallen ‘significantly behind’ rivals due to Covid infection, says coach

Daniil Medvedev is over his Covid-19 infection but coach Gilles Cervara says he worries it has forced him to fall 'significantly' behind his rivals.Medvedev...

‘I don’t feel like joking anymore’ – Coach tells Daniil Medvedev to sort out his clay record

Coach Gilles Cervara has told Daniil Medvedev to stop joking about his poor record on clay and start improving it.Medvedev is the world number...

‘Rafael Nadal is absolutely fine,’ says publicist after COVID scare

Rafael Nadal is 'absolutely fine' despite playing with a COVID-infected Daniil Medvedev in Monte-Carlo on Monday.Medvedev was forced to withdraw from the tournament after...

Breaking: Daniil Medvedev withdraws from Monte-Carlo after positive COVID test

World number two Daniil Medvedev has been forced to withdraw from the Monte-Carlo Masters due to a positive COVID test it has been announced.The...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘It is funny that I am seeded above Rafael Nadal for Monte-Carlo’

Daniil Medvedev says it is 'funny' that he is seeded above Rafael Nadal at the Monte-Carlo Masters given their contrasting fortunes on clay. Medvedev climbed...

‘Honestly, there is nothing I like on clay,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev has openly admitted to disliking clay court tennis ahead of the Monte-Carlo Masters where he is seeded in second place.Medevev, a hard-court...

Postponing Roland Garros by a week is ‘ridiculous,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev believes delaying Roland Garros by a week is 'ridiculous' and worries about the implications for the grass season.Medvedev, who leap-frogged Rafael...

Monte-Carlo Masters: Draw, prize money, and how to watch it on TV

The Monte-Carlo Masters is celebrating its 114th year in 2021 with an impressive line-up - here's everything you need to know to get you...

Roberto Bautista Agut ‘happy and proud’ after downing Daniil Medvedev in Miami

Roberto Bautista Agut once again proved he is someone no top player wants to face after beating Daniil Medvedev at the Miami Masters.The Spaniard,...

‘We feel like everything is against us,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev has opened up about the mentality that makes him a good fighter on court and says it can sometimes make him go...

Alexei Popyrin win ‘probably one of the sweetest of my career,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev has described his win over Alexei Popyrin as 'one of the sweetest' of his career so far.The world number two appeared to...

‘Let’s see what people say,’ says Daniil Medvedev as he explains new look

World number two Daniil Medvedev says he will probably ditch his new look as soon as the Miami Open is over, but he is...

Miami Masters: Andy Murray given tough opener with Daniil Medvedev in same section of draw

Andy Murray has been handed a tough draw at the Miami Masters after he was drawn in the same quarter as top seed Daniil...

‘REAL’ ATP RANKINGS: Who is benefitting from new rules and who is missing out?

If there is one issue that appears to be causing divide in men's tennis right now it is the ATP rankings and the temporary...

Daniil Medvedev says becoming world number two ‘great for self-esteem’ after clinching Marseille title

Daniil Medvedev has won his tenth career title at the Open 13 Provence on the eve of holding his highest ever ranked position as...

Daniil Medvedev on Novak Djokovic record: ‘It is unbelievable and he is capable of getting to 400 weeks’

Daniil Medvedev says Novak Djokovic has achieved something 'unbelievable' by reaching a record 311 weeks at world number one - and he thinks he...

‘I am not ready to go toe-to-toe with Daniil Medvedev,’ says Stefanos Tsitsipas

Stefanos Tsitsipas says his defeat to Daniil Medvedev at the Australian Open has made him realise how far he is from winning a Grand...

Daniil Medvedev to leapfrog Rafael Nadal in rankings with big three dominance finally showing signs of decline

Men's tennis will have a new name inside its top two for the first time in 16 years on Monday, with Daniil Medvedev breaking...

‘Stefanos Tsitsipas is my greatest rival,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Daniil Medvedev has named Stefanos Tsitsipas as his greatest rival in a preview of what tennis may look like after the big three retire.Medvedev...

Daniil Medvedev: ‘The US Open final defeat to Rafael Nadal hurt me the most’

Daniil Medvedev says of his two Grand Slam final defeats, the one against Rafael Nadal hurt the most.Medvedev has established himself as the biggest...

ANALYSIS: How often did the young big three lose first round matches, and how does it compare to Next Gen?

In all honesty, the young players of today are on a hiding to nothing when it comes to comparisons with the big three -...

‘Novak Djokovic achieved a level of excellence in final,’ says Daniil Medvedev’s coach

The biggest problem Daniil Medvedev had in the Australian Open final was that Novak Djokovic 'was at a level of excellence,' says coach Gilles...

Daniil Medvedev ‘cracked up,’ says Dusan Lajovic as Russian blows chance to topple Rafael Nadal in rankings

Dusan Lajovic said Daniil Medvedev 'cracked' as he blew his chance to overhaul Rafael Nadal in the world rankings.Medvedev had the opportunity to take...

‘Novak Djokovic won because he was just the better player,’ says Daniil Medvedev

Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open final because he was simply the better player, Daniil Medvedev has admitted.Medvedev is back in action for the...

‘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...

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