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Nick Kyrgios takes nap during match with Andy Murray

Say what you want about Nick Kyrgios, but the man is entertaining. The 20-year-old Aussie lost in four sets to No. 3 seed Andy Murray in the first round of the U.S. Open Tuesday night, but he certainly had people talking. The immensely talented Kyrgios is a controversial figure in tennis thanks to his on and off-court antics and Tuesday night was no exception. He yelled, talked...
Via Rumors and Rants
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U.S. Open: Caroline Wozniacki, Roger Federer Avoid Dreaded Early Upsets

NEW YORK — Caroline Wozniacki crashed John Isner’s post-match news conference, needling her good friend for arriving late to his interview session and delaying the start of hers. The fourth-seeded Wozniacki was in quite a hurry Tuesday, when she needed just 67 minutes to win at the U.S. Open against an opponent making her Grand Slam debut. Those sorts of lopsided victories have...
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Federer and Serena Win Cincinnati, But There’s More To The Stories

Before telling you about tennis over the past few weeks in North America, take just two minutes to appreciate the site of Roger Federer’s and Serena Williams’s victories on Sunday afternoon. * Cincinnati, for the international readers in the crowd, is an American sports city starving for a professional sports success story. The Reds are the oldest franchise in the history of...
Via Attacking The Net
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer, Serena win the Western & Southern Open

The Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati has come to a close. Last year’s champions, Roger Federer and Serena Williams, successfully defended their tittles. Both have aged gracefully over the years, and today the two legends beat out their younger opponents to reign supreme in Ohio. Roger Federer really likes Cincinnati. Federer always seems to pay his best tennis at this...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Federer rolls past Djokovic, claims wins seventh Cincinnati title

CINCINNATI -- Roger Federer jutted his right index finger toward the summer-blue sky to celebrate his latest Cincinnati title. He would have needed both hands to count all of them. Federer remained perfect in Cincinnati finals, winning an unprecedented seventh championship on Sunday while denying Novak Djokovic the one title that always eludes him. Federer never faced a break point...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sampras believes Federer still has a grand slam left in him

    Roger Federer is 34 years old and nearing the end of his career. He has not won a major since 2012, and many think he will not win another one again. But Pete Sampras still believes the Swiss star has one more grand slam left in him. Sampras joined “The Tennis Podcast” over the weekend and talked about Federer among others. “I do think there is (a good chance of...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer is Raring To Go

by JAMES HENRY CINCINNATI – A year ago, Roger Federer was tired. He had just played five matches at the Masters 1000 tournament in Canada and wasn’t sure if he was even going to compete in Cincinnati. Fortunately, he did. He won the title, for an incredible sixth time. In fact, Federer has never lost in a final at Cincinnati’s Western & Southern Open. He was the champion...
Via Onthegotennis
15 days ago  |  Discuss

What to expect from Roger Federer this summer?

Roger Federer’s summer campaign on the North American hard courts has been slightly delayed. Federer recently announced that he is withdrawing from the Rogers Cup in Montreal. Is this bad news for Federer? Well, not exactly. He isn’t injured so not playing this tournament is a strategic move on his part. The downside is that he will only have the one warm-up tournament in Cincinnati...
August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Roger Federer rips Boris Becker over allegations made in book

Roger Federer grew up idolizing former world No. 1 tennis player Boris Becker, but some recent comments that Becker made may have changed Federer’s opinion of the six-time Grand Slam winner. Becker recently released an autobiography, and in it he claims that it is an “open secret” that Federer and Novak Djokovic “don’t particularly like...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Federer unhappy with security after fan comes on court

Roger Federer is not happy with the security at the French Open after experiencing a few alarming brushes with fans. After beating Alejandro Falla 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday in the first round, a fan came on the court and tried to take a selfie with the Swiss master. Federer, caught completely off guard, was...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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