‘You are kidding’: Tennis world erupts over Rafa Nadal’s ‘ridiculous’ act

Rafael Nadal has put on an absolute clinic at the Mexico Open in Acapulco, producing a number of winners that had fans and commentators in awe. Nadal beat Miomir Kecmanovic in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals, the World No.2 seeing off his 20-year-old opponent…

Why has Roger Federer never played with a two-handed backhand?

Perhaps in a multiverse that has many alternative realities, Roger Federer would have been left-handed and with a two-handed backhand. But, jokes aside, why has Roger Federer never played a two-handed backhand? Could this shot have suited his playing style well? Or would it have…

Roger Federer’s Hopes Of Top-Four Wimbledon Seeding Lie In Germany

Roger Federer, seen here kissing the Wimbledon trophy in 2017, hasn’t been seeded outside of the Top … [+] 4 at the All England Club since 2002. (Photo: Lindsey Parnaby/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Getty Images Roger Federer’s hopes of earning a crucial top-four seeding at Wimbledon…

Looking ahead: Not all lost for Federer thanks to grass-court pedigree

With world No. 3 Roger Federer announcing that he has undergone arthroscopic right knee surgery, resulting in his withdrawal of all planned tournaments through the French Open, the 20-time major champion will drop to his lowest ATP points total—3,950—since March 5, 2017, when the grass-court…

“I Answer No” – Rafael Nadal Does Not Want Novak Djokovic to Win More Slams

The three-way race between Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic to be tennis’s all-time leading Grand Slam winner is on and has never been closer. With Djokovic’s latest victory at the Australian Open 2020, Nadal admits that he does not want his arch-rival to…

Dine with tennis superstar Rafael Nadal at Umi this weekend for charity

Buckhead sushi restaurant Umi will host tennis star Rafael Nadal, the 19-time Grand Slam champion and one of the world’s most recognizable athletes, for a charity dinner this Sunday, March 1.  A donation of $6,500 includes a spot at the Sunday evening dinner and an…

ATP Acapulco: Rafael Nadal downs Miomir Kecmanovic to stay on title course

World no. 2 Rafael Nadal grabbed the tenth victory of the season and the 17th in Acapulco from 19 matches, defeating Miomir Kecmanovic 6-2, 7-5 in an hour and 35 minutes. The two-time champion looked good on the court, controlling the pace with sharp and…