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Archive for May 21st, 2017

May 21st, 2017

Halep Hobbled Mid-Match, Svitolina Steals WTA Rome Title

“I never like to give up during the match,” Halep said afterwards. “I don’t want to stop the matches. So I just wanted to try to win the second set…At 5-3 in the second set, I turned to hit an inside-out forehand, I felt it again. That’s why I called [the trainer] to tape it, because I was scared not to do something worse.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 2:26 pm in Tennis | 2 Comments »

May 21st, 2017

Zverev Powers Djokovic Off Court for Rome Title, Top 10 Debut

“He served very well,” Djokovic surmised. “I just wasn’t able to get any rhythm on my returns. If we would get into a rally, he would smash the ball from the first or second shot.

Posted by Staff @ 1:52 pm in Rome | 31 Comments »

May 21st, 2017

Novak Djokovic’s New Coach Is Andre Agassi!

Andre Agassi is back in tennis.

Posted by Staff @ 12:38 pm in Coaching | 16 Comments »