Olympics

‘One Olympics medal is not good by my standards,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic says 'only' winning one Olympics medal in four appearances at the Games is well below his expectations.Djokovic was the favourite for gold...

‘There is nothing better than this,’ declares Alexander Zverev as he wins Olympics gold

Alexander Zverev says the is 'nothing better' than winning an Olympics gold medal after he heat Karen Khachanov in the final.Zverev became the first...

Olympic bronze medal is ‘best title of my career,’ says Pablo Carreno Busta after Novak Djokovic upset

Pablo Carreno Busta described his Olympics bronze medal as 'the best title of his career' after beating Novak Djokovic.Carreno Busta faced the world number...

‘This is for Roger Federer and Martina Hingis,’ says Olympics gold medal winner Belinda Bencic

Belinda Bencic won the women's singles gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics before dedicating it to compatriots Martina Hingis and Roger Federer.Bencic was not...

‘I have played with pain and exhaustion,’ admits Novak Djokovic after Olympics disappointment

Novak Djokovic revealed he is suffering from 'abnormal pain and exhaustion' after he left the Olympics without a medal.Djokovic lost his semi-final to Alexander...

‘I feel terrible,’ admits Novak Djokovic as bid for Golden Slam ends in Tokyo

Novak Djokovic says he 'feels terrible' after his loss to Alexander Zverev in the Olympics semi-finals.The world number one started the match brilliantly and...

‘It was such a mess’ – Stefanos Tsitsipas coach blasts Tokyo Olympics over athlete’s living conditions

Christos Fiotakis, the fitness coach who was working with Stefanos Tsitsipas at the Olympics has blasted organisers of the event.Tsitsipas was tipped for a...

Alexander Zverev: ‘I told Novak Djokovic he is the greatest player of all time’

Alexander Zverev says he believes Novak Djokovic is the 'greatest player of all time' after ending his hopes of a Golden Slam.Djokovic was bidding...

‘You should be embarrassed’ – Daniil Medvedev fumes with journalist after doping question

Daniil Medvedev walked out of an Olympics press conference telling a journalist he 'should be embarrassed' about his question.Medvedev beat Fabio Fognini to move...

‘I can finish the match but I can die,’ says Daniil Medvedev during Olympics win

Daniil Medvedev says he 'could die' on court in the heat at the Tokyo Olympics after another scorching day at the games.Medvedev advanced in...

Andy Murray on Tokyo Olympics exit: ‘I am crushed, but s**t happens’

Andy Murray said he felt 'crushed' as his Olympics journey was ended by Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig in Tokyo.Murray was pairing with Joe...

‘I’ll need to take a break after the Olympics,’ admits Andy Murray

Andy Murray thinks he'll be 'physically okay' for the rest of his Olympics doubles challenge but admits he'll need to take a break after...

‘I’m thriving on the energy of the Olympic village,’ says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic is through to the third round in his Tokyo Olympic campaign and says he is thriving on being around other athletes in...

‘My attitude wasn’t that great,’ admits Naomi Osaka after shock Olympic defeat

Naomi Osaka has made a shock exit at the Tokyo Olympics after losing in the third round to world number 42 Marketa Vondrousova in...

Olympics men’s round up: Alexander Zverev and Stefanos Tsitsipas through but Andrey Rublev out

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev have made winning debuts at the Tokyo Olympics but Andrey Rublev is out after defeat from Kei Nishikori.Zverev made...

‘I feel a little bit out of my body right now,’ says Naomi Osaka after Olympic winning start

Naomi Osaka has made a winning start at the Tokyo Olympics, beating Zheng Saisai of China 6-1, 6-4 in the opening round. Osaka hasn't played...

‘I was just too erratic today,’ admits Ashleigh Barty on Olympic early exit

Ashleigh Barty has suffered a surprise early exit at the Tokyo Olympics against Spaniard Sorribes Tormo.The world number one came into the Olympics on...

Andy Murray makes ‘difficult decision to withdraw’ from Olympics singles competition

Andy Murray has seen his hopes of a third successive Olympic singles gold medal dashed after he suffered a fresh injury in Tokyo.Murray won...

Novak Djokovic after Olympics opener: ‘The humidity is brutal but I was solid on the court’

Novak Djokovic described the humidity at the Olympics as 'brutal' after he came through his first round match against Hugo Dellien.Djokovic was in complete...

Iga Swiatek comments on high humidity at Tokyo Olympics: ‘It’s hard to get used to’

Iga Swiatek admitted she was struggling to adapt to the conditions in Tokyo after beating Mona Barthel in her Olympics opener.The 2020 French Open...

Frances Tiafoe: ‘Novak Djokovic is trying to achieve something crazy and I want to stop him’

Frances Tiafoe says he Novak Djokovic is 'trying to achieve something crazy' this year but he wants to be the man to stop him.Djokovic...

‘It’s a joke!’ – Daniil Medvedev angry with Olympics scheduling despite first-round win

Daniil Medvedev has branded the scheduling of matches at the Olympics as 'a joke' after his first round win over Alexander Bublik.The Russian got...

Novak Djokovic: ‘Let’s talk about history if everything goes great here’

Novak Djokovic says he is only comfortable talking about him making history if he actually achieves it.The world number one is going for the...

‘Anything can happen’ – Novak Djokovic names three ‘favourites’ for Olympic gold

Novak Djokovic has named Alexander Zverev, Stefanos Tsitsipas, and Daniil Medvedev as his main rivals for Olympics gold.The event has suffered from a spate...

‘My goal is to try and win a medal,’ says Andy Murray ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Andy Murray says he is not just going to Tokyo to make up the numbers despite his recent injury nightmare.Murray is the defending champion...

Novak Djokovic handed tough Olympics draw as he chases Golden Slam

Novak Djokovic has been handed a tough draw as he bids for Olympics gold in Tokyo.Djokovic has already won all three of this years...

Naomi Osaka and Iga Swiatek in same quarter of exciting Olympics draw

Naomi Osaka has been drawn in the same quarter of the draw as Iga Swiatek in the women's singles Olympics competition in Tokyo.Osaka has...

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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...