Thiem, Zverev, Dimitrov join Djokovic in US Open doubts
Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev and Grigor Dimitrov on Friday joined world number one Novak Djokovic in expressing their reluctance overplaying at the US Open
Thiem says struggling players don't deserve his hard-won money
Tennis world number three Dominic Thiem expressed scepticism Sunday about plans to set up a fund to help lower-ranked players struggling because of the shutdown of the sport.
Australian open: Thiem battles Djokovic for title
Dominic Thiem of Austria defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev 3/6; 6/4; 7/6(3); 7/6(4) to set up a title match with Serbia’s Novak Djokovic who had won a one-sided battle against injured Roger Federer of Switzerland.
Australian Open: Thiem ends Nadal’s journey
• Meets Zverev in semifinals Dominic Thiem defeated Rafael Nadal 7/6(2); 7/6(4); 4/6; 7/6(6) while Alexander Zverev defeated Stan Wawrinka to set up their encounter in the semi-finals. Thiem won the first set first set in a tie breaker by 7points to 3. Nadal broke in the fifth game of the second set and held…
A battle of generations but Nadal sure to top year-end rankings
When the top eight ranked men gathered in London for the last encounter of the year, the major stake was the number one position at year-end, between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.
Federer and Djokovic drawn in same ATP finals group
Spectators will be hoping for a mini repeat of this year's epic Wimbledon final between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer after the two tennis legends were drawn in the same group for next week's climax to the season, the ATP Finals.
Djokovic sets up Tsitsipas clash as Dimitrov beats Thiem
Novak Djokovic saw off Britain's Kyle Edmund on Thursday to reach his eighth Paris Masters quarter-final, while Grigor Dimitrov knocked out fifth seed Dominic Thiem. Top seed Djokovic, battling Rafael Nadal for the year-end world number one spot, needed seven set points in the first set before winning 7-6 (9/7), 6-1.
Federer, Kyrgios, advance, Querrey stuns Thiem
Roger Federer overcame a first set loss to defeat South Africa’s Lloyd Harris 3/6, 6/1, 6/2, 6/2 on a Wimbledon day in which American Sam Querrey stunned the fourth seed, Dominic Thiem of Austria....
Djokovic, Federer, Nadal primed to tighten Wimbledon grip
Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to tighten their private stranglehold on Wimbledon as rivals struggle to keep afloat as they bid to dethrone the sport's A-list stars.