Dominic Thiem

‘Just a real bad day’ – Dominic Thiem refuses to offer up any excuses after shock defeat

Dominic Thiem has put his Australian Open defeat to Grigor Dimitrov down to 'a real bad day,' although he said there were also some...

Dismal Dominic Thiem dumped out of Australian Open by dominant Grigor Dimitrov

Dominic Thiem has been dumped out of the Australian Open in straight sets after the meekest of defeats to Grigor Dimitrov. Thiem, who won the...

Dominic Thiem and Nick Kyrgios produced ‘professional tennis at its best,’ says analyst

Former world number one Mats Wilander has praised the efforts of both Dominic Thiem and Nick Kyrgios after their five set battle in the...

‘I was so close to losing it,’ admits Dominic Thiem after five set thriller against Nick Kyrgios

Dominic Thiem fought back from two sets down to win his third round clash against Nick Kyrgios in arguably the match of the Australian...

‘Nick Kyrgios still has everything to prove,’ says Mats Wilander ahead of Dominic Thiem clash

Nick Kyrgios still has everything to prove at the Australian Open despite his incredible win over Ugo Humbert, says Mats Wilander. Kyrgios looked down and...

‘I’m hurting thinking about playing Dominic Thiem right now,’ admits Nick Kyrgios

Nick Kyrgios has set up a third round clash with world number three Dominic Thiem after coming through an epic five setter in the...

‘I just needed time’ – Dominic Thiem confident of improvement at Australian Open

Dominic Thiem says he expects his tennis to improve after he was given a bit of an Australian Open scare by Mikhail Kukushkin. Thiem came...

‘Never count out Rafael Nadal,’ says Boris Becker as he discusses his Australian Open favourites

Rafael Nadal playing to make history will make him a top favourite at the Australian Open, says Boris Becker. If Nadal can win in Melbourne...

Rafael Nadal handed kind Australian Open draw as he avoids both Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem

Rafael Nadal will not have to face either Novak Djokovic or Dominic Thiem unless they meet in the final after being handed a kind...

‘Dominic Thiem can be the best player in the world by the end of 2021’ says former Champ

World number three Dominic Thiem can become the best player in the world by the end of the year according to former player and...

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...

Rafael Nadal ‘shares nothing’ jokes Dominic Thiem after Adelaide defeat

Dominic Thiem was in a thankful mood after competing in front of a full crowd for the first time in a year, and says...

‘They have a huge disadvantage’ admits Dominic Thiem of players in Melbourne isolation

World number three Dominic Thiem has admitted that the players who are under hard quarantine conditions in Melbourne will find it tougher to play...

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...

‘Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic are still a small step above me’ says Thiem

World number three Dominic Thiem believes he has a strong team for the ATP Cup and a good chance of winning the Australian Open...

Dominic Thiem sees ‘no great advantage’ to Adelaide base ahead of Aussie Open

World number three Dominic Thiem has said he doesn't feel like he is receiving an advantage through being based at Adelaide ahead of the...

‘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...

Dominic Thiem: ‘I hope we can play throughout the entire year and get back to normal’

Dominic Thiem, the current World number three, has been talking about his training schedule and his hopes for life to return to normal in...

Dominic Thiem: ‘My wish for 2021 is to win a second Major title’

Dominic Thiem has been giving fans an insight into his journey to the Australian Open and revealing his hopes for the year ahead. Writing on...

Jeremy Chardy accuses Australian Open of favouritism for top players over Adelaide event

Jeremy Chardy has accused the Australian Open organisers of favouritism towards top players following the announcement some will be moved to Adelaide for quarantine. Tennis...

Dominic Thiem has ‘Rafael Nadal-style intensity’ now, claims Gael Monfils

Dominic Thiem is able to match the physical intensity of Rafael Nadal according to Gael Monfils, who thinks there is more to come from...

‘Dominic Thiem can compete equally with the Big Three now,’ says coach Nicolas Massu

Dominic Thiem has become 'spectacularly consistent' this year and is now ready to compete at the same level as the Big Three, says his...

‘It counts for nothing!’ – Dominic Thiem urged to ditch Olympics intent by father

Dominic Thiem has been urged to reconsider his Olympics dreams by his father - because they 'don't count for anything.' The Austrian won the US...

Dominic Thiem joins Roger Federer as first members of Team Europe for Laver Cup 2021

Team Europe have added US Open champion Dominic Thiem to their roster for the Laver Cup in Boston next year.  Europe already have Roger Federer...

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. 

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.

‘I take Novak Djokovic as an example – he just refuses to miss,’ says Dominic Thiem

Dominic Thiem has reiterated how big an influence Novak Djokovic is having on his mentality in tiebreaks this year.  Thiem has become a genuine clutch...

‘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...

Dominic Thiem: ‘It has been a tough year but it will always hold a special place in my heart’

US Open champion Dominic Thiem says 2020 will always hold a 'special place in his heart' despite how tough it has been. With the coronavirus...

‘I am so far away from Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer,’ says Dominic Thiem

Dominic Thiem says he is uncomfortable with comparisons to Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer as he is 'so far away' from them.  Thiem...

‘I will remember that match for a long time,’ admits Dominic Thiem after Rafael Nadal triumph

Dominic Thiem says his match against Rafael Nadal at the ATP Finals was a special and he will 'remember it for a long time.' Thiem...

‘I was not mature enough – it was the silliest thing ever,’ says a rueful Stefanos Tsitsipas

"I just rushed and didn’t take time to think where I wanted to go..."

‘Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are still above the rest – including me,’ says Dominic Thiem

Domimic Thiem says Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are still better than the rest, including himself. Thiem has had a great season on the ATP...

‘Any win against Stefanos Tsitsipas is special – I am super happy,’ says Dominic Thiem

Dominic Thiem said his win over Stefanos Tsitsipas at the ATP Finals was 'special' because of just how good the Greek ace is. Thiem lost...

‘I am more comfortable on a hard court than clay now,’ reveals Dominic Thiem

US Open champion Dominic Thiem says he no longer considers himself a clay specialist as his game now 'suits' hard court tennis. The Austrian has...

Dominic Thiem declares Olympics ambitions, saying: ‘If there is a chance, I want to play’

Dominic Thiem has revealed his dreams of Olympics glory, although he says he is 'lucky' to get the chance. Thiem ruled himself out of the...

‘Dominic Thiem has already broken through, and there are more to follow,’ says Kevin Anderson

Dominic Thiem has broken into the top level of men's tennis this year, and there are more ready to follow in his footsteps, says...

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.

Dominic Thiem ‘overjoyed’ as he wins coveted Austrian sports award for first time

Dominic Thiem has been honoured in his homeland for his maiden Grand Slam title by being named Austrian Sportsman of the Year.

‘I have recovered and I’m ready for London,’ says Dominic Thiem after Vienna injury

Dominic Thiem says he is heading to London to play the ATP Finals after recovering from his Vienna injury. Thiem crashed out of Vienna in...

‘We are disappointed and saddened’ – Paris Masters chief criticises players for skipping tournament

Tournament director Guy Forget says he is 'disappointed and saddened' that so many players have withdrawn from the Paris Masters. Defending champion and world number...

Dominic Thiem out of Paris Masters but physio insists: ‘I am sure he can prepare for London’

Dominic Thiem has withdrawn from the Paris Masters due to the foot injury he sustained in Vienna, but he should be fine for the...

Dominic Thiem ‘not sure’ if he will play the Paris Masters after revealing reasons behind Vienna defeat

Dominic Thiem reveals persistent battles with blisters was behind his meek Vienna Open exit on Friday. Thiem was the defending champion in the tournament, but...

‘Novak Djokovic has a superb aura about him,’ says Dominic Thiem

Novak Djokovic has 'a superb aura', according to Dominic Thiem, who says it is immediately noticeable when you play him for the first time. Thiem...

Dominic Thiem: ‘Mentally, Novak Djokovic is the best player of all time – he is extremely professional’

Dominic Thiem says Novak Djokovic is the best player mentally of all time, adding he had taken tennis to a new level. In a question...

‘Andrey Rublev is one the best five players in the world right now,’ says Dominic Thiem

Dominic Thiem says Andrey Rublev is one of the best five players in the world right now ahead of their Vienna Open clash. No one...

‘This trophy means a lot to me! – Dominic Thiem issues warning to ‘spectacular’ Vienna field

Dominic Thiem says the draw for Vienna is 'spectacular,' but the event will always be special to him no matter what line-up it attracts.  The...

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