Thiem, ’20 Aussie runner-up, routed by Dimitrov

Dominic Thiem, the 2020 Australian Open runner-up and US Open champion, was eliminated in the fourth round of the 2021 Australian Open following a 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 loss to three-time major semifinalist Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday at Rod Laver Arena. Thiem looked physically compromised coming off a dramatic victory over local favorite Nick Kyrgios in … Read more Thiem, ’20 Aussie runner-up, routed by Dimitrov

21 tennis players under 21 to watch this year: Coco Gauff, Bianca Andreescu and more

After an offseason filled with more uncertainty due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 2021 tennis season is finally upon us, and the start of the Australian Open is mere weeks away. While many of the game’s perennial favorites will likely continue to dominate in the new year, the next crop of superstars is not far … Read more 21 tennis players under 21 to watch this year: Coco Gauff, Bianca Andreescu and more

Federer and Nadal re-elected to ATP players’ council | Tennis News – Times of India

PARIS: Tennis legends Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, ranked second and fifth in the world respectively, have been re-elected to the ATP players’ council, whose term runs until June 2022. The council, as voted by ATP player members, also saw the re-election of Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime, Australian John Millman, South African Kevin Anderson, Briton Andy … Read more Federer and Nadal re-elected to ATP players’ council | Tennis News – Times of India

Zverev wins Cologne Indoor to end title drought

COLOGNE, Germany — Alexander Zverev ended his 17-month wait for a title by drawing on the pain of his US Open final defeat to beat Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-3, 6-3 and win the Cologne Indoors on Sunday. Zverev has had a breakthrough year in Grand Slam tournaments with his first semifinal at the Australian Open in … Read more Zverev wins Cologne Indoor to end title drought

Zverev to meet Auger-Aliassime in Cologne final

COLOGNE, Germany — Alexander Zverev moved one win from a third title in his native Germany on Saturday and will play Felix Auger-Aliassime in the final of the Cologne Indoors tournament. Top-seeded Zverev defeated Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 7-5, 7-6 (3) in the semifinals. The 20-year-old Auger-Aliassime also beat a Spanish opponent and second-seeded Roberto Bautista … Read more Zverev to meet Auger-Aliassime in Cologne final

Andy Murray elected to ATP Player Council

1:40 PM ET Reuters Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print Former world No. 1 Andy Murray and three others have been elected to the ATP’s Player Council to replace the Novak Djokovic-led group who resigned from the body to form a breakaway union, the governing body of men’s tennis announced on Monday. Murray, Felix … Read more Andy Murray elected to ATP Player Council

US Open excitement building: Private suites, empty tennis courts and COVID-19 protocols

After months of speculating whether the US Open would actually take place during its scheduled time due to the coronavirus pandemic, players have finally arrived on site in New York, and have already made themselves at home on the fan-less grounds. Sure, things look slightly different this year and a number of big names won’t … Read more US Open excitement building: Private suites, empty tennis courts and COVID-19 protocols