After completing century, Federer rises in rankings
Roger Federer's 100th title lifted him three places to fourth in the ATP rankings on Monday.
Federer wins 'special' 100th title by beating Tsitsipas
Roger Federer wrote another "special" page of history as he defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday at the Dubai Championships to win the 100th title of his career. The 20-time Grand Slam winner claimed a record eighth trophy at the Aviation Club. The Swiss second seed was untouchable throughout much of the 69-minute final…
Tsitsipas wins Open 13 Provence final
Stefanos Tsitsipas claimed his first ATP title of the year with victory in the Open 13 Provence final in Marseille. The Greek top seed, who reached the Australian Open semi-finals earlier this year, overcame Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 7-5 7-6 (5) in just under two hours. Kukushkin survived an early break point in the match…
Nadal slams door on next generation at Australian Open
Rafael Nadal slammed the door on the next generation by defeating 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 6/2; 6/4; 6/0 to reach his fifth Australian Open finals in Melbourne. It was a superlative performance that lasted one hour and 46 minutes in Rod Laver Arena. The great expectations preceding the match found justification when Tsitsipas took…
Tsitsipas is Next Generation champion as ATP Finals commence
The tennis world has shifted attention to London, just as the Next Gen tournament ended in Milano, where Greek star, Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated Australia’s hopeful, Alex De Minaur in the finals. For Roger Federer, it is an aspiration to a seventh end of year title, which would also take his career tally to 100.
Djokovic knocked out of rogers cup by greek teenager
Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic saw his bid for a fifth Rogers Cup triumph ended by a shock third-round defeat at the hands of Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas in Toronto. Tsitsipas, who turns 20 on Sunday, beat the 13-time Grand Slam champion 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 in two hours 18 minutes.