Rafael Nadal returns a shot to Denis Shapovalov (unseen) during their Italian Open match in Rome on Thursday. Reuters
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal had starkly different days at the Italian Open on Saturday. Djokovic regained his cool after throwing his racket off the court in a grueling,
Rafael Nadal beat world number one Novak Djokovic to win a 10th Italian Open title on Sunday and set down a key marker two weeks out from the defence of his Roland Garros crown. Second seed Nadal won through 7-5, 1-6, 6-3 in 2hr 49min against the
Novak Djokovic survived a five-set scare while Rafael Nadal shone in the Paris sun as the two Grand Slam heavyweights reached the French Open quarter-finals for the 15th time, stalling the advance of tennis’s next generation. World number one Djokovic
Defending champion Rafael Nadal swept past Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 to advance to his first final on clay this season at the Italian Open on Saturday. The eight-time Rome winner had been stunned by Tsitsipas, seeded eighth, in the semi-finals at the Madrid Open last weekend.
While capturing three Grand Slam times is a huge part of Murray’s successful tennis career, the Scot reached World No.1 in 2016 and made history at that year’s Olympic Games when he became the only player to win back-to-back gold medals in tennis singles.
Taking in stunning Dubai views and iconic locations along the 95.4km route, riders participating in the main event are in for a surprise as for the first time, the track will be surpassing Expo City Dubai in an anti-clockwise direction.
LeBron James went after Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's NBA career scoring record on Tuesday night in an arena filled with stars and rocked by eager fans anticipating a crowning moment in his 20-year career.