Nick Kyrgios honestly reveals what led to his US Open outburst

Nick Kyrgios made his first US Open quarterfinal this past September. The 27-year-old came to the US Open determined to win his first Grand Slam singles title. After losing to Karen Khachanov in the quarterfinal, he admitted he was frustrated at not winning a big prize money reward and also winning a Grand Slam title. Kyrgio said he had to let it out because he missed out on a big money reward.
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Rafael Nadal honestly tells what is really important to him

Rafael Nadal is one of the most accomplished tennis players in tennis history. But he insists his legacy and being remembered as a good human being is more important to him than being regarded as the best tennis player of all time. Nadal, a record 22-time Grand Slam champion, has one more Major than Novak Djokovic.
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"Guess what Serena Williams drew"- Alexis Ohanian shares picture of wife's drawing while playing family pictionary

Serena Williams' husband Alexis Ohanian shared an image of the tennis star drawing while playing family pictionary. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion drew a racing track with spectators and a car that had 'Petronas' written on it, implying that the word that had to be guessed was seven-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton. Williams has played only seven singles matches this season, winning three.
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Canada Davis Cup: "It was really cool for Novak Djokovic to be there, he came and congratulated all of us" - Vasek Pospisil after Canada's 2022 Davis Cup win

Canada beat Australia 2-0 to win their first-ever Davis Cup title on Sunday. Vasek Pospisil was set to team up with Felix Auger-Aliassime to take on Jordan Thompson and Max Purcell in the third match of the day, but they didn't need to take to the court for their contest. 21-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic was also present at the venue along with his eight-year-old son Stefan.
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'Roger Federer helped me a lot to...', says Grand Slam champion

Rafael Nadal regrets not being able to finish at the top of the world rankings. Nadal is the only tennis player in history to have won 22 Grand Slam titles. The Spaniard also regrets not having won the ATP Finals. The ATP Finals are the one thing he truly regrets and the thing he has never won.
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Rafael Nadal opens up on his life after tennis

Rafael Nadal says he is ready for post-tennis life as he prepares for life outside tennis. Nadal had another injury-plagued season in 2022 but still he was able to win two Grand Slams. The 36-year-old became a father for the first time in his life last month.
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'I think it will be really hard to digest 2022 for Carlos Alcaraz', says expert

Rafael Nadal has called Carlos Alcaraz someone very special. The Spaniard is pleased that his country has a young talent who is likely to achieve great things. Alcarz is already a Grand Slam champion and is the youngest number 1 in tennis history. Mats Wilander has said that Alcarraz shouldn't be compared to Federer, Nadal and Djokovic. The Swede has never seen anything like it.
#CarlosAlcaraz #Spaniard #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

2 days ago

Venus Williams hints she is playing doubles again only if Serena Williams returns

Venus Williams hints that she does not plan to play doubles anymore unless her sister Serena Williams comes out of retirement. Serena, 41, retired from professional tennis after the US Open. Venus hinted that she plans to return to court in 2023. The Williams sisters captured 14 Grand Slams together.
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3 days ago

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer retirement at 'emotional' Laver Cup – 'A part of my life left with him' - Eurosport

Rafael Nadal has revealed a part of his life left him when Roger Federer retired from tennis earlier this year. The pair have played each other 40 times over the last two decades in one of sports greatest ever rivalries, with the Spaniard leading the head-to-head 24-16, having won 14 of the 24 finals they have contested. The 22-time Grand Slam champion is 36 years old, compared to Federer who retired at 41.
#RafaelNadal #Eurosport #LaverCup #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

3 days ago

Tennis news: In Pictures : Rafael Nadal visits fashion museum in Chile during Latin America exhibition tour

Rafael Nadal stopped by a fashion museum in Santiago, Chile during his ongoing South American exhibition tour. The Spaniard is currently on a Latin America exhibition tour, where he plays in six different countries across South America. The 22-time Grand Slam champion will continue his tour on November 26 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and in Quito, Ecuador.
#RafaelNadal #SouthAmerican #GrandSlam #Chile #News #Sports #Tennis

3 days ago

'Roger Federer was amazing at those interviews', says former No.1

Rafael Nadal finished the season in the World Top 2 in the ATP ranking. Nadal is the only player in history to have achieved 22 Grand Slam titles. The Spaniard also won the Davis Cup, Davis Cup and Olympics. The only thing Nadal has ever won is the ATP Finals, the only thing he has never won.
#RogerFederer #ATP #World #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

3 days ago

'I had the feeling that Novak Djokovic...', says former Top 10

Novak Djokovic defeated Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-7, 7-6 in three hours and 11 minutes. The Russian lost all three round of 16 matches in the deciding tie break, including two when he served to win! Daniil knocked Novak down in last year's US Open final, preventing him achieving a calendar Grand Slam.
#NovakDjokovic #Russian #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis

3 days ago

"The number of Grand Slams would have become completely irrelevant if Novak hadn't been allowed to play anymore" - Mats Wilander welcomes Novak Djokovic's return to Australian Open

Mats Wilander has welcomed Novak Djokovic's return to the 2023 Australian Open. The Swedish tennis great believes the Serbian great's absence from the Majors would have put a stain on the GOAT debate if he had missed more Majors. The number of Grand Slams won would have become irrelevant in the debate of the best of all time, according to Wilander. The 35-year-old Serbian great currently stands one behind Rafael Nadal for most Grand Slam singles titles.
#MatsWilander #AustralianOpen #Swedish #News #Sports #Tennis

4 days ago

"Rafa is going to need a bit of luck"- Mats Wilander on Rafael Nadal's future

Mats Wilander says Rafael Nadal still has three or four years left in his career. The 36-year-old Spaniard won two Grand Slams in the 2022 season. World No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz dismisses comparisons with Nadal, saying there is no point comparing him with the Spaniard.
#Rafa #Spaniard #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

4 days ago

"If Rafael Nadal gets to peak fitness, he can beat anybody next year" - Sportswriter Chris Oddo

Rafael Nadal has struggled with multiple injuries throughout his illustrious career. The current World No. 2 has won 22 Grand Slam titles, the highest among the men. Sportswriter Chris Oddo said that if he can find his top fitness level in 2023, he will be the player to beat.
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5 days ago

Tennis news: In Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz's absence, Spain lose to Croatia and exit Davis Cup in quarterfinals

Marin Cilic knocked out Spain by defeating Pablo Carreno Busta 5-7, 6-3, 7-6 (5) in the Davis Cup Finals. World No.1 Carlos Alcaraz missed the quarterfinals due to an abdominal strain. Rafael Nadal was left out of the team because of an abdominal injury that first surfaced at Wimbledon. The 22-time Grand Slam champion said that he was unsure if he would be able to play for Spain again.
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5 days ago

Rafael Nadal 'knows what he is looking for' - Mats Wilander predicts how long star has left before retirement - Eurosport

Rafael Nadal has won 22 Grand Slam singles titles in his career. The 36-year-old has battled through so many injuries in his illustrious career. Eurosport's Mats Wilander has given his thoughts on how long Nadal can continue playing professional tennis before he retires from the sport. The 2023 Australian Open gets underway in under two months' time.
#RafaelNadal #Eurosport #GrandSlam #AustralianOpen #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

'Novak Djokovic wants to have 25', says expert

Novak Djokovic won his first ATP Finals title since 2015 in Turin. Coach Patrick Mouratoglou is not ruling out the possibility of reaching the 30 Grand Slam title mark. Greg Rusedski believes Novak is eyeing Margaret Court's record more than Nadal's current tally.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #GrandSlam #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis

5 days ago

Casper Ruud shares thoughts on facing Rafael Nadal in Latin America Tour

Casper Ruud is not concerned about his fitness ahead of the Latin America Tour. The American reached two Grand Slam finals this year, losing to Novak Djokovic. Ruud and Rafael Nadal will play each other across Latin America on Wednesday. The pair will play four more times in Belo Horizonte, Quito, Bogota and Mexico City.
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5 days ago

Tennis news: "I like another type of sport more" - Rafael Nadal on why he doesn't prefer today's style of tennis

Rafael Nadal rues lack of tactical flexibility in tennis despite being one of the best players in the sport. The Spaniard is currently in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for an exhibition tour with Casper Ruud. Nadal is a record 22-time Grand Slam winner and has not left the top ten since 2005. The 36-year-old is coming off a group-stage exit at the ATP Finals in Turin.
#RafaelNadal #GrandSlam #ATPFinals #BuenosAires #News #Sports #Tennis

6 days ago