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Nadal’s Spain to face champions Croatia in Davis Cup finals

MADRID (AFP) – Rafael Nadal’s Spain will host defending champions Croatia in the Davis Cup finals with the 17-time major winner set to be the only member of the sport’s big four taking part in the controversially rebooted tournament. Nadal, who has played in four Davis Cup winning campaigns, has said he intends to take […]

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Nishikori survives scare

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AFP) – Top seed Kei Nishikori was tested by a stubborn opponent before finally putting away Pierre-Hugues Herbert, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, on Tuesday at the Rotterdam Open. The Japanese world number seven needed an hour and a quarter to get on track against a player who had reached the Montpellier final barely 48 […]

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Japanese ace Osaka in shock split with coach

TOKYO (AFP) – World tennis number one Naomi Osaka has split from her coach Sascha Bajin just 17 days after completing back-to-back Grand Slam victories at the Australian Open. “Hey everyone, I will no longer be working together with Sascha. I thank him for his work and wish him all the best in the future,” […]

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Czech, Romania split rubbers in Fed Cup

Pliskova, her country’s top player in the absence of world number two Petra Kvitova, swept past Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-1, 6-4 before Halep disposed of Katerina Siniakova 6-4, 6-0 to bring Romania level.

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Busy 2020 tennis sked

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Busy 2020 tennis sked

Sustaining the momentum it gained from its successful campaign last year, the Unified Tennis Philippines (UTP) has lined up a record 70 junior, 14 senior and seven Open tournaments this year as part of its commitment to produce world-class Filipino players as well as further developing the sport in all levels.

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Enriquez bags two crowns

Sydney Enriquez played true to form and racked up two titles while Kurt Haro grabbed the spotlight in boys’ singles as they shared top honors in the PPS-PEPP Gen San National age group tennis tournament at the GenSan City Tennis Club last Sunday. The top-seeded Enriquez stopped unranked doubles partner Kyle Rivera twice, scoring a […]

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