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COMMENT: Novak Djokovic legacy missed the piece he hoped for, but got the piece he deserved

From the moment Novak Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev to reach the final of the US Open, you knew that he was just one win...

‘I was cramping’ – Daniil Medvedev says he was close to breakdown before sealing US Open win

US Open champion Daniil Medvedev admitted he was on the verge of physical breakdown when he beat Novak Djokovic in the final.Medvedev beat the...

Novak Djokovic: ‘I was subpar, but I have to be proud of what we achieved this year’

Novak Djokovic admitted he was 'subpar' in his US Open final defeat, but attributed it to fatigue.Djokovic was clearly short of his usual high...

‘You guys touched my soul’ – Tearful Novak Djokovic thanks US Open crowd

Novak Djokovic thanked the New York crowd for 'touching his soul' after he lost the US Open final to Daniil Medvedev.Djokovic has not always...

‘It’s not an easy journey to win a Slam,’ says Daniil Medvedev after US Open success

Daniil Medvedev said his it was 'not an easy journey' to win his first major title after beating Novak Djokovic in the US Open...

Daniil Medvedev denies Novak Djokovic the Grand Slam, but tells him: ‘You are the greatest ever’

Daniil Medvedev has told Novak Djokovic he is 'the greatest player in history' after crushing his Calendar Slam dreams at the US Open.Djokovic took...

‘We got through it!’ – Relentless Emma Raducanu wins historic US Open title

Emma Raducanu has completed her incredible US Open run to beat Leylah Fernandez in the final to win the tournament.The 18-year-old was already the...

COMMENT: Is 2021 the year Novak Djokovic left Roger Federer behind?

He has been stealing a march on his long-time rival since 2011, but 2021 is perhaps the year when Novak Djokovic has hurt Roger...

Goran Ivanisevic: ‘Novak Djokovic doesn’t crack under pressure, he says ‘bring it on”

Coach Goran Ivanisevic says Novak Djokovic is embracing the pressure of impending history, not cracking beneath it.Djokovic beat Jenson Brooksby in the fourth round...

Alexander Zverev credits Novak Djokovic win for recent form: ‘It gave me something’

Alexander Zverev thinks his win over Novak Djokovic at the Olympics is responsible for his big US Open performances.Zverev took another step towards a...

Novak Djokovic pays tribute to Jenson Brooksby after US Open battle: ‘He has a great future’

Novak Djokovic paid tribute to opponent Jenson Brooksby after the American gave him an almighty battle at the US Open.Brooksby, who is just 20-years-old...

‘It’s a dream come true’ – Carlos Alcaraz makes history as his US Open journey continues

Spanish teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz says it is a 'dream come true' to reach his maiden Grand Slam quarterfinal at the US Open.Alcaraz became...

Patrick Mouratoglou accuses website of ‘bullying’ Stefanos Tsitsipas over bathroom controversy

Patrick Mouratoglou has sprang to the defence of Stefanos Tsitsipas, accusing a popular tennis website of 'bullying' him.Tsitsipas came in for a lot of...

‘I hope Daniil Medvedev is nowhere near me for the rest of my days,’ says Dan Evans

Dan Evans said Daniil Medvedev was so good in their US Open clash that he hopes he is 'nowhere near him for the rest...

‘Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal would never do it’ – Toni joins list of Stefanos Tsitsipas critics

Toni Nadal has become the latest significant figure in tennis to criticise Stefanos Tsitsipas over his comfort breaks.Tsitsipas caused a major stir during the...

‘You don’t want to play Novak Djokovic in the third round,’ admits Kei Nishikori ahead of US Open clash

Kei Nishikori says he always 'loves the challenge' of playing world number one Novak Djokovic, despite only winning two of their 19 career head...

‘Being aggressive all the time is his game’ – Carlos Alcaraz win ‘special,’ says coach

Coach Juan Carlos Ferrero believes Carlos Alcaraz will take immense confidence from his brilliant win over Stefanos Tsitsipas at the US Open.Alcaraz, 18, produced...

‘A star is born!’ – Alex Corretja tips Carlos Alcaraz for top after huge US Open win

Alex Corretja has declared 'a star has been born' after watching Carlos Alcaraz defeat Stefanos Tsitsipas at the US Open.The 18-year-old came out on...

‘It’s not correct, it’s not fair’ – Novak Djokovic explains anger at US Open fan

Novak Djokovic has spoken out against the fan at the US Open who was deliberately trying to disrupt his game.Djokovic was in complete command...

Alexander Zverev could derail Novak Djokovic Grand Slam attempt, says analyst

Former Grand Slam champion and TV pundit, Mats Wilander, thinks Alexander Zverev could deny Novak Djokovic the calendar year Grand Slam.Much has been said...

‘It’s about handling the expectations’ – Novak Djokovic discusses calendar slam pressure

World number one Novak Djokovic believes the key to winning the calendar slam will be overcoming the mental challenges rather than physical.Djokovic will become...

‘I think Stefanos Tsitsipas criticism is ridiculous,’ says ATP ace

Reilly Opelka has backed Stefanos Tsitsipas as debate continues to rage over his on-court behaviour.Tsitsipas has angered both Andy Murray and Alexander Zverev in...

Dominic Thiem: ‘Daniil Medvedev has no weaknesses – he is biggest challenge for Novak Djokovic’

Dominic Thiem has named Daniil Medvedev as the biggest threat to Novak Djokovic at the US Open.Medvedev lost to Djokovic in the final of...

‘He never gives you anything’ – Holger Rune explains what makes Novak Djokovic so good

Holger Rune says consistency within his return game is a large part of what makes Novak Djokovic such a tough opponent to play.Rune played...

‘I can challenge Novak Djokovic for US Open title,’ says Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev has backed himself to give Novak Djokovic 'a challenge' at the US Open.The German was the losing finalist last year despite taking...

Opportunity to re-write history weighing heavy on Novak Djokovic, says Patrick Mouratoglou

Novak Djokovic will have to battle his nerves if he is to complete an incredible year and win the Calendar Slam, says Patrick Mouratoglou.Djokovic...

‘He does not need to do it!’ – Alexander Zverev reignites Stefanos Tsitsipas spat

Alexander Zverev had reopened his recent argument with Stefanos Tsitsipas by backing Andy Murray's suspicions of the Greek.Murray accused Tsitsipas of 'cheating' in their...

‘He deserves my respect’ – Novak Djokovic hails opponent after easing into US Open second round

Novak Djokovic paid tribute to opponent Holger Rune after beating him at the US Open, saying he earned his respect.Djokovic opened his US Open...

VIDEO: Furious Andy Murray complains about Stefanos Tsitsipas US Open ‘cheating’

Andy Murray was furious with Stefanos Tsitsipas and accused the Greek of 'cheating' in their US Open first round clash.Murray put in his best...

Stefanos Tsitsipas responds to Andy Murray cheating allegations: ‘I broke no rules’

Stefanos Tsitsipas says he 'broke no rules' after Andy Murray accused him of 'cheating' at the US Open.The pair put on a superb display...

‘Nonsense and he knows it’ – Andy Murray says he has ‘lost respect’ for Stefanos Tsitsipas

Andy Murray says he has 'lost respect' for Stefanos Tsitsipas after his match with him at the US Open.Murray faced the world number three...

‘I know I’m capable of playing that tennis’ – Andy Murray picks positives from US Open exit

Andy Murray believes he has proven he can still play quality tennis, although he admits he was 'really disappointed' to lose to Stefanos Tsitsipas.Murray...

‘All the top players stretch the rules’ – Mats Wilander backs Stefanos Tsitsipas in cheating row

Former multiple Grand Slam champion Mats Wilander has defended Stefanos Tsitsipas after Andy Murray called him 'a cheat' at the US Open.Murray was furious...

US Open draw: Andy Murray to play Stefanos Tsitsipas; Novak Djokovic handed tough path

The US Open draw has thrown up a first-round blockbuster, with former world number one Andy Murray facing Stefanos Tsitsipas.Murray, who won his first...

US Open draw: Naomi Osaka given tough task; Ashleigh Barty in Bianca Andreescu’s section

World number one Ash Barty has been handed a tough path in the US Open draw, with Iga Swiatek, Karolina Pliskova, and Bianca Andreesscu...

‘I need to allow my body to heal’ – Serena Williams withdraws from US Open

The US Open has lost another big name with the news that Serena Williams has withdrawn from this year's event.The men's singles had already...

Tim Henman: ‘Calendar Slam would elevate Novak Djokovic to a different level in GOAT debate’

Tim Henman believes Novak Djokovic can elevate himself above the rest and become the undisputed GOAT if he completes the Calendar Slam.Djokovic is locked...

‘Novak Djokovic still the obvious US Open favourite,’ says Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev believes Novak Djokovic is the 'obvious' favourite to win the US Open despite his own fine recent form.Zverev defeated Djokovic en-route to...

‘I will do everything I can’ – Simona Halep suffers US Open injury scare

Simona Halep may be forced to miss the US Open after suffering tear in her right abductor.Halep has had a tough time with injuries...

‘Novak Djokovic will win Calendar Slam but not the Golden Slam,’ says tennis legend

Novak Djokovic has a good chance of winning all four majors, but an Olympic gold might be out of reach according to tennis legend...

‘I can’t promise I’ll play the US Open, but it would be a dream,’ says Dominic Thiem

Dominic Thiem says there is no guarantee he will be fit in time to defend his US Open title but he is working as...

‘Novak Djokovic is the best player that ever lived on hard courts,’ claims John McEnroe

Tennis legend John McEnroe says Novak Djokovic is the best tennis player that ever lived on hard courts and has a good chance at...

‘I don’t feel ready to play my best in Tokyo’ – Dominic Thiem withdraws from Olympics

Dominic Thiem has announced that he will play Wimbledon and the US Open but will not compete at the Tokyo Olympics.It comes on a...

‘Novak Djokovic will go for the Golden Slam – that says it all,’ says coach

Marian Vajda says Novak Djokovic is now 'set up' to go for the 'golden slam' this year after he won the French Open.The Golden...

‘I hope to be a better person,’ says Naomi Osaka as she wins prestigious Laureus award

Naomi Osaka has picked up her first Laureus Sportswoman of the Year Award after a phenomenal season that saw her win back to back...

‘I didn’t realise how much US Open win took out of me,’ says Dominic Thiem

Dominic Thiem has opened up about the pressure that becoming a Grand Slam champion has put on him and how he is still processing...

STAT PACK: How often do Grand Slam matches go to five sets and how big a difference does it make?

The question of whether or not the men's singles at a Grand Slam should no longer be best-of-five reared it's head last week. Opinion can...

Roger Federer: ‘Novak Djokovic was unlucky at the US Open – everyone knows that’

Roger Federer says 'everyone knows Novak Djokovic was unlucky' to be disqualified at the US Open last year.Federer was watching at home when Djokovic...

‘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...

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COMMENT: Novak Djokovic legacy missed the piece he hoped for, but got the piece he deserved

From the moment Novak Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev to reach the final of the US Open, you knew that he was just one win...

‘I was cramping’ – Daniil Medvedev says he was close to breakdown before sealing US Open win

US Open champion Daniil Medvedev admitted he was on the verge of physical breakdown when he beat Novak Djokovic in the final.Medvedev beat the...

Novak Djokovic: ‘I was subpar, but I have to be proud of what we achieved this year’

Novak Djokovic admitted he was 'subpar' in his US Open final defeat, but attributed it to fatigue.Djokovic was clearly short of his usual high...

‘You guys touched my soul’ – Tearful Novak Djokovic thanks US Open crowd

Novak Djokovic thanked the New York crowd for 'touching his soul' after he lost the US Open final to Daniil Medvedev.Djokovic has not always...