Djokovic and Halep top seeds at Australian Open
World number ones Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were named top seeds on Thursday for next week's Australian Open, with 23-time major winner Serena Williams lurking at 16 on the women's side. Djokovic heads long-time rival Rafael Nadal and defending champion Roger Federer, with young-gun Alexander Zverev seeded four as he targets a maiden Grand…
Agut downs Djokovic in Qatar Open semifinals
Spaniard, Roberto Bautista Agut yesterday in Doha beat world number one, Novak Djokovic, in the semi-finals of the Qatar Open.
Djokovic battles through to Qatar semi-finals
World number one Novak Djokovic won another gruelling battle in Doha on Thursday to continue his unbeaten start to the year and progress to the Qatar Open semi-finals. The Serb came from a set down, just like in his previous match, to beat Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in a match lasting almost two…
Djokovic wins first match of 2019 in just 55 minutes
Novak Djokovic took just 55 minutes to claim his first win of the 2019 season, brushing aside Damir Dzumhur 6-1, 6-2 in the Qatar Open first round on Tuesday.
Djokovic and Halep named 2018 ITF world champions
Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were Thursday named as the 2018 ITF world champions by the governing body of global tennis.
In London, it’s a second change of guards as Zverev beats Djokovic
The final match was another chapter in the battle of generations. It rounded off an exciting London week that featured the top eight male tennis players. The story line is the route to the finals by Serbia’s Novak Djokovic and Alexander Zverev of Germany.
Djokovic marches on in victory over Zverev
Novak Djokovic defeated Alexander Zverev 6/4, 6/1 to sustain his unbeaten run and lead position in the Guga Kuerten Group standings. The Serbian now leads 2-1 in their career matches. Djokovic won the first set 6/4 on a single break of the Zverev serve, thanks to his returning success off the German’s hard delivery in…
Federer, Djokovic divided over future venue for ATP Finals
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic were split Friday over whether the season-ending ATP Finals should remain in London after 2020 as tennis chiefs consider where the event should be staged in future. The ATP, the governing body of men's professional tennis, announced in August the opening of an international tender process to determine the future…
Khachanov upsets Djokovic to win Paris Masters tennis tournament
Karen Khachanov defied the bookmakers at the Paris Masters by defeating Novak Djokovic 7/5, 6/4 in a major upset that shook all the records.
Djokovic, Khachanov meet in today’s Paris Masters finals
Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in three thrilling sets to reach the final of the Paris Masters. In their 47th meeting, the Serb took the match 7-6 (8-6) 5-7 7-6 (7-3) in three hours and two minutes. Djokovic, who will return to world number one tomorrow, will face Karen Khachanov in today’s final after the…