Mats Wilander: ‘Novak Djokovic is the biggest loser in this situation’

Novak Djokovic and the coronavirus pandemic have been the leading features of the broken tennis season so far. Losing the battle with Rafael Nadal for the year-end no. 1 spot in the closing stages of the previous year, Novak Djokovic returned stronger at the beginning…

Miami 2005 Final, Federer: ‘Today I Saw The Danger Nadal Represents’ – Miami Open presented by Itau | ATP Tour | Tennis

It was one of those matches that marked a turning point in the game. Exactly 15 years ago, on 3 April 2005, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal clashed for the first time in an ATP Tour final. On the courts of the Crandon Park Tennis…

Toni Nadal: Bill Gates told Rafael Nadal about outbreak when they met in Cape Town

Toni Nadal, the uncle and former coach of Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal, says that American businessman and philanthropist Bill Gates had told Rafa about the COVID-19 outbreak in China when the two met in South Africa in early February for the Match in Africa…

In Rafael Nadal’s words: ‘Victory over Roland Garros champion means a lot to me’

Playing in his first Masters 1000 tournament at the age of 16 in Monte Carlo 2003, Rafael Nadal qualified for the main draw and scored two wins to cement his place in the top-100 for the first time. In the second round, the youngster took…

In Rafael Nadal’s words: ‘I have never asked for an autograph, my favorite player..’

The 16-year-old star in the making Rafael Nadal was ready to rumble in 2003 after gaining a lot of places on the ATP list in the previous year, passing more than 500 rivals and hoping for more of the same in the new campaign. The…

Rafael Nadal: Carlos Moya assesses star’s 2020 season as coronavirus disrupts campaign

Rafael Nadal’s coach Carlos Moya has given his evaluation of the Spaniard’s 2020 season so far with the tennis season is currently on a prolonged break. Related articles There is no tennis scheduled until June 8 due to the global coronavirus outbreak which has claimed…

Miami 2005 Final, Federer: ‘Today I Saw The Danger Nadal Represents’ – Miami Open presented by Itau | ATP Tour | Tennis

It was one of those matches that marked a turning point in the game. Exactly 15 years ago, on 3 April 2005, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal clashed for the first time in an ATP Tour final. On the courts of the Crandon Park Tennis…

Roger Federer receives uplifting message from tennis great Rod Laver after Wimbledon axed

Tennis legend Rod Laver sent his well wishes to Roger Federer and struck an optimistic tone as he told fans “our great game will re-emerge” from the impact of the global coronavirus pandemic. Tennis was rocked on Wednesday when Wimbledon announced the tournament was being…