Posts Tagged "Tennis"

Roger Federer’s 6-4, 7-5 win in the men’s final at Indian Wells, over countryman Stan Wawrinka, was the third time Federer had won the tournament after lifting the trophy at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne.

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It is time. You can only talk about potential, and ‘coming of age’ for so long, and raw talent can only get you so far.

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Nick Kyrgios has long polarised opinion. In fact of late he has not just polarised but rather been pilloried for his various indiscretions.

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Nick Kyrgios has pulled out of his scheduled clash with Roger Federer at the BNP Paribas Open due to sickness.

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Enigmatic Australian Nick Kyrgios will be looking to continue his stunning run of form when he does battle with the great Roger Federer for a place in the Indian Wells quarter-finals. Join The Roar for live scores and updates from 6am (AEDT).

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Seventeen majors is a big deal. 300 weeks at number one is a big deal. Winning all four slams, the Davis Cup, and an Olympic Gold (in doubles) is pretty much all you can do. But it’s not quite everything.

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Nick Kyrgios has upstaged Novak Djokovic for the second time in a fortnight to power into the ATP Masters tournament in Indian Wells quarter-finals for the first time.

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The hype surrounding Maria Sharapova’s comeback demonstrates tennis’ problem with performance-enhancing drugs.

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Australia is renowned for building up the hopes of young talent only to sit back and gleefully watch those hopes race down the gurgler. But when do hope and the promise of great things transform into wasted talent?

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Ashleigh Barty’s astonishing comeback to tennis has his new heights as she stormed into the final of the Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur.

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Nick Kyrgios has put up an incredible display of serving to knock Novak Djokovic out in the quarter-finals of the Mexico Open with a thumping straight sets victory.

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Bernard Tomic is facing more questions about his commitment to tennis after retiring from his first-round match at the Mexican Open in Acapulco.

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World number eight and defending champion Dominic Thiem has won his first title of 2017 in Rio, defeating Pablo Carreno Busta 7-5 6-4 in the final.

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Nick Kyrgios bowed out of his Marseille Open defence with a semi-final loss to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga but not without some customary fighting words.

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Bernard Tomic has been involved in his fair share of bizarre tennis matches.

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The lines between sport and entertainment are becoming increasingly blurred, but is this necessarily a bad thing?

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Jo-Wilfred Tsonga has claimed his first ATP singles title in 18 months, battling past world number 11 David Goffin 4-6 6-4 6-1 in Rotterdam.

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Australian tennis player Jordan Thompson has always been seen as a hard grafter, but he copped a roasting after a straight sets loss in an ATP Tour event in Memphis.

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Dominic Thiem had an outstanding start to 2016, reaching the semi-final of the French Open and recording a career-high ranking of seven in June.

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Nick Kyrgios’ eight-week suspension from the ATP for “perceived lack of effort” after the Shanghai Open last year, was followed immediately by a decision that attracted less attention at the time.

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