It has been an incredible 10 days of tennis. Played across Perth, Brisbane and the final eight coming together in Sydney the new format has proved incredibly popular with fans and players alike with over 220,000 fans attending the event. To begin the day Roberto Bautista Agut extended his winning record to 6-0 for the event with a straight sets win against Dusan Lajovic. Another 100% record was kept as the super impressive Novak Djokovic also boasted a faultless 6-0 record in singles with his 6-2 7-6 domination of Rafael Nadal. It meant the first ATP Cup title would come … Continue reading Serbia win the ATP Cup!
Alexei Popyrin really brought some variety to Court 8 on the first day of Wimbledon as he battled impressively well past Pablo Carreno Busta to win in straight sets 7-6 7-5 6-2. The 19 year old Australian who at 6ft5 brings a big serve to the court has been looking at other options as well. He does a bit of training at the Mouratoglou Academy where he has learnt a lot but has a familiar face in his box at the moment and that is former Wimbledon winner Pat Cash. Todd Woodbridge was part of the commentary team and he … Continue reading Alexei Popyrin brings variety on a comfortable Wimbledon debut!
Sometimes you just have to wait and be patient. This years US Open saw a high number of top players out injured. With no Djokovic, Murray, Wawrinka, Nishikori or Raonic it left the tournament short of big names and Federer and Nadal in the same half. Defeats to Tsonga, Zverev and Cilic in the bottom half of the draw opened it up big time and it has never been wider than this before. One of Sam Querrey, Kevin Anderson, Pablo Carreno Busta or Diego Schwartzman will make the final of the US Open this year, but who will it be? … Continue reading Sam, Kevin, Pablo or Diego – An opportunity like no other!