Tennis

Lee Duck-hee Wins First ATP As Deaf Player

Lee Duck-hee from South Korea has become the first deaf player to win a game in the main draw of an ATP Tour event. At the Winston-Salem Open in North Carolina, the 21-year-old, ranked 212th in the world, beat Switzerland’s Henri Laaksonen 7-6 6-1. Talking about both his win and ….

Novak Djokovic Wins Wimbledon Singles Final

Novak Djokovic managed to save two championship points in Wimbledon’s longest singles final to hold on to his defending title in an exciting win against Roger Federer. Played on a Centre Court with an atmosphere that overflowing with energy, Djokovic won the game 7-6 (7-5) 1-6 7-6 (7-4) 4-6 13-12 ….

Andy Murray To Skip US Open Singles

Andy Murray has ruled out the chance of playing singles at the US Open, saying that it could take up to 18 months until he was feeling well enough to head back into a singles match. The 32-year-old Scottish player has hinted that his successful hip surgery, along with his ….

Rafael Nadal Seeded Third for Wimbledon

World number two Rafael Nadal has been seeded in third for Wimbledon this year behind Novak Djikovic and world number three Roger Federer. The Spanish player now has a 50-50 chance of being in the same half as his Serbian opponent, and it’s possible that the two may meet in ….

Dan Evans Wins Nottingham Title

British Dan Evans has won the Nottingham title after his latest win against Evgeny Donskoy of 7-6 (7-3) 6-3. Top seeded Evans lost three set points before he managed to take the first set tie break, breaking to love in the decisive eighth game of the second set. Evans ha ….

Petra Kvitova Missing Birmingham Warm Up

Two time Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitova may not compete in this year’s event after she withdraw from a warm up game in Birmingham with an arm injury. The 29 year old, who is currently fifth in the world, and who took the singles title in both 2011 and 2014, pulled ….

Johanna Konta Moves to Second Round of French Open

British number one Johanna Konta has advanced to the second round of the French open for the first time in her career, and said that she couldn’t stop herself from overthinking throughout her entire match. Konta, who is 26th seeded, won her game against German world number 47 Antonia Lottner ….

Roger Federer Returns To French Open 2019

Roger Federer has announced his return to the 2019 French Open for the first time in four years in order to challenge both Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal for the winning title. Nadal is currently pursuing a record 12th Roland Garros title, while Djokovic is set to become the first ….

Jay Clarke and James Ward Lose French Open Qualifying Round

Great Britain’s James Ward and Jay Clarke both suffered defeats for the first qualifying round of the French Open. Number four in Great Britain Clarke served the match before his 19 year old opponent Alejandro Davidovich Fokina, ranked at 133 in the world, won the game with 2-5 7-6 6-1. ….

Former Champion Sharapova Pulls Out of French Open

Former French Open winner Maria Sharapova has officially withdrawn from the tournament this year following a shoulder injury that the player has been battling with for some time. The 32 year old, who is currently 35th in the world, has not played any competitive match since she pulled out of ….