'Novak Djokovic's a graceful loser', says top analyst

Novak Djokovic is still the best tennis player in the world despite his 35-year-old age. The Serbian won the Tournament of Masters title at the end of his 2022 season. His current coach Goran Ivanisevic has revealed the key to keeping him in top form. Mats Wilander has welcomed Novak's participation in the 2023 Australian Open.
#NovakDjokovic #Serbian #TournamentofMasters #News #Sports #Tennis

4 days ago

'Carlos Alcaraz doesn't have to be considered...', says former ace

Carlos Alcaraz won his first Slam at the US Open in 2022. The 19-year-old Spaniard became the youngest number 1 in the history of men's tennis. Mats Wilander has said that Carlos shouldn't be compared to Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic.
#CarlosAlcaraz #Slam #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis

4 days ago

'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

1 weeks ago

WATCH: Rafael Nadal receives massive reception from thousands of Chilean tennis fans as he takes to the court in Latin America tour

Rafael Nadal beat Alejandro Tabilo in straight sets in Santiago on Friday. The Spaniard is currently on his Latin America exhibition tour. The 36-year-old will continue his tour in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on November 26 and in Quito, Ecuador. Mats Wilander believes Nadal will achieve more success if he is injury-free.
#RafaelNadal #Chilean #Spania #LatinAmerica #News #Sports #Tennis

1 weeks ago

Tennis news: "He’s the most inspirational tennis player we have; Never compare him to Nadal, Federer and Djokovic" - Mats Wilander on Carlos Alcaraz

Mats Wilander has said Carlos Alcaraz shouldn't be compared to Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic. The 19-year-old is coming off a dream 2022 campaign, climbing 32 places to end the season as the first teenage year-end World No. 1. Wilander opines that his 2022 campaign was the stuff dreams are made of. The Swede added that it's heartening and inspiring to see his success.
#MatsWilander #Swed #News #Sports #Tennis

1 weeks 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

1 weeks 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

1 weeks ago

Mats Wilander: Never compare Carlos Alcaraz to Rafael Nadal & Big Three

Eurosport tennis expert Mats Wilander says Carlos Alcaraz should never be compared to Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer. Wilander feels it will likely take some time for the 19-year-old to get used to his new reality. He expects coach Juan Carlos Ferrero to make the right moves for the Spaniard. The Spaniard is now the youngest Year-End No 1 in tennis history.
#MatsWilander #Three #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

1 weeks ago

'Novak Djokovic must have been heartbroken', says former No.1

Novak Djokovic closed the season with his sixth ATP Finals title (record shared with Roger Federer) The Serbian star's decision not to get vaccinated against the Coronavirus prevented him from participating in some of the most important and representative tournaments of the tennis season, such as the Australian Open and the US Open. Mats Wilander says it is important for Novak to be able to play at Australian Open again. Goran Ivanisevic says Novak trains even harder than when he was 22 years old.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #News #Sports #Tennis

1 weeks 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

1 weeks ago

'He would push Novak for his money': Djokovic warned of Paris Masters threat

Novak Djokovic reached the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters on Friday. The Serb is a six-time champion at Bercy and is bidding to defend his title. Mats Wilander has praised Felix Auger-Aliassime for his 16-match winning streak.
#Novak #TennisNews #ParisMasters #Serb #News #Sports #Tennis

4 weeks ago

Mats Wilander reveals one glaring weakness in Carlos Alcaraz when compared to the Big 4

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Mats Wilander reveals Carlos Alcaraz has one glaring mistake in his game that could be fatal going forward. Wilander stated that the Spaniard does not possess a great serve, which could result in him struggling during the early rounds of competitions when compared to the Big 4 of Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray. The 58-year-old said that the crowd loves the teenager because of his ability to play long rallies.
#MatsWilander #GrandSlam #Spania #News #Sports #Tennis

1 months ago

"You’ve got to hold on to what’s made you who you are" - Mats Wilander on Rafael Nadal's competitive return at Paris Masters weeks after becoming a father

Former world no. 1 mats Wilander has weighed in on his role as a father. The spaniard is yet to win a title at the ATP finals. He has won two majors this year, the Australian Open and the French Open.
#MatsWilander #ParisMasters #AustralianOpen #News #Sports #Tennis

1 months ago

Roger Federer's perfect match did not come against Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic

Roger Federer defeated former world no. 1 Lleyton Hewitt 6-0, 7-6, 6-0 in an hour and 49 minutes in one of the strangest scorelines in the major finals ever!A player lost the US Open final after suffering two bagels for the first time since 1884. He became the first player since Mats Wilander in 1988 with three majors in a single season.
#RogerFederer #USOpen #News #Sports #Tennis

2 months ago

Mats Wilander makes prediction about Iga Swiatek

Iga Swiatek won 37 consecutive matches in 2022. The 21-year-old has been enjoying an outstanding 2022 season. He predicts the pole will win two more Grand Slams next year.
#IgaSwiatek #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

2 months ago

"I don't see any woman even close to her" - Mats Wilander makes bold claim regarding Iga Swiatek's World no

Former world no. 1 mats Wilander has given his verdict on Iga Swiatek's dominance on the WTA tour. The seven-time grand slam champion credited her for her 37-match winning streak. He also lauded her efforts at the majors this year.
#Wilander #World #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

2 months ago

Mats Wilander shares thoughts on Simona Halep's shock US Open loss to qualifier

Daria Snigur beat Simona Halep 6-2 0-6 6-4 at the US Open on Monday. The 20-year-old was playing her first-ever Grand Slam main draw match. Mats Wilander admitted he was left stunned by Halep's shock US Open exit.
#DariaSnigur #USOpen #GrandSlam #News #Sports #Tennis

3 months ago

'Djokovic more difficult opponent': Tennis legend on Nadal's Federer comment

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer share the most loved and watched rivalry in sports history. Nadal's comment came exactly the day before Wimbledon celebrated 100 years of Centre Court. Mats Wilander stands in complete contrary to the big Nadal comment made by Nadal. Federer returned to the All England Club for the first time in 361 days.
#RafaelNadal #AllEnglandClub #CentreCourt #Sports #IndividualSports #RacquetSports

5 months ago

Wilander's bold prediction as legend expects Nadal vs Djokovic Wimbledon final

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are among the favourites to win Wimbledon 2022. Mats Wilander has already made a massive prediction for the tournament final. The final will be played next Sunday at the All England Club's Centre Court. The tournament has reached its middle Saturday with third-round matches underway.
#RafaelNadal #AllEnglandClub #Wimbledon #CentreCourt #Sports #IndividualSports #RacquetSports

5 months ago