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Agassi believes Djokovic can win French Open only if he can surmount 'Everest' Nadal Feb 28, 1:13 pm
Wellington, Feb 28 (ANI): American tennis legend Andre Agassi believes that in-form Novak Djokovic can win the French Open this year, but has warned that if Rafael Nadal, who has been the Mount Everest of Roland Garros, fires again then its going to be difficult.
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has overtaken 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal to claim the third spot in the ATP world rankings.
Johannesburg, Feb 24 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has claimed that he is getting closer to the level he wants to reach ahead of the Argentine Open at Buenos Aires this week, following his upset defeat in the Rio Open semifinals at the weekend.
Johannesburg, Feb 5 (ANI): 'Clay King' Rafael Nadal has insisted that he is free of physical problems as his clay court season is set to start next week in the Rio de Janeiro Open.
Johannesburg, Feb 13 (ANI): 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal has said that he is eager to experience the incredible energy of Brazilian carnival before gearing up to defend his title at the Rio Open, which starts on Monday.
Djokovic claims still long way for new tennis stars to break domination of 'Big four' Feb 3, 12:55 pm
Wellington, Feb 03 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has claimed that there is still a long way to go for the new wave of tennis stars to break the domination of the 'Big four' in tennis, after he won the Australian Open on Sunday.
London, Feb 03 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has invited British number one Andy Murray to clear-the-air talks after insisting that he did not fake injury during the Australian Open final.
London, Jan 27 (ANI): 'Clay King' Rafael Nadal suffered a straight-sets quarterfinal loss against Czech tennis ace Tomas Berdych, who ended a 17-match losing streak against the Spaniard to reach the Australian Open semifinals.
Nadal, Sharapova coast through to Oz Open quarterfinals Jan 25, 2:12 pm
Melbourne, Jan 24 (ANI): 14-time grand slam champion Rafael Nadal breezed past his South African opponent Kevin Anderson to stroll into the Australian Open quarter-finals in Melbourne.
Melbourne, Jan 21 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal moved into the third round of the Australian Open as he edged past his American qualifier Tim Smyczek in a pulsating five sets thriller in Melbourne.
Johannesburg, Jan 20 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal's return to tennis after nearly six months away was hard to miss, thanks to the Spaniard's pink florescent pink tennis shirt and a neon yellow wristband to mach his sneakers.
Nadal's new high-tech 'smart racket' helps him analyse strengths, mistakes post matches Jan 20, 12:16 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 20 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal has got a new high-tech racket that looks and feels like his old one, but has got an on-off switch that enables sensors embedded in the handle of the racket to tell him where he hit the ball -with the help of an app.
Nick Kyrgios reveals tragedy behind sustained success Jan 20, 11:37 am
Sydney, Jan 20 (ANI): Australian teen tennis ace Nick Kyrgios has revealed that tragedy in his life that has forced him to become a little bit 'more mature'.
'Fit' Djokovic raring to go for fifth Oz Open title chase Jan 19, 12:59 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 19 (ANI): After overcoming a bout of illness that had prompted social media users to suggest that Novak Djokovic was in doubt for the tournament, the world number one has declared that he is fit and raring to go in search of his fifth Australian Open title.
Out-of-form Nadal backs himself out of `favourites` to win Oz Open Jan 18, 11:35 am
Johannesburg, Jan 18 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal has admitted that he is not among the favourites to win the Australian Open, saying that he lacks confidence on account of a back injury.
Johannesburg, Jan 15 (ANI): King of Clay Rafael Nadal was reportedly happy to be on the dance floor, not on an actual one but on a tennis court, as the recovering Spaniard played in a new format called Fast4, which has been dubbed as disco tennis by some.
Djokovic reveals why modern tennis great friends can't hang out together as often as they want Jan 14, 2:39 pm
Sydney, Jan 14 (ANI): Competitive world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has given a glimpse of his soft side, saying that he would like to hang out more with his fellow modern greats in the sport but insisted that their competitive spirits don't often allow it.
Off-colour Nadal says 'may not' feature in Australian Open post 'shocking' Qatar defeat Jan 7, 4:01 pm
Sydney, Jan 07 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal admitted that he may not play in the upcoming Australian Open after suffering a shocking first round defeat against Germany's Michael Berrer at the Qatar Open.
London, Jan 07 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal started his 2015 campaign on a losing note as he suffered a 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 defeat against Germany's Michael Berrer in round one of the Qatar Open.
London, Jan 03 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray brushed aside world number three Rafael Nadal in straight sets in the Mubadala World Tennis Championship semifinals in Abu Dhabi for the first time since the 2013 Wimbledon final clash.
Wellington, December 19 (ANI): World number three Rafael Nadal has revealed that his Australian Open preparations are on course following his recovery from appendix surgery.
London, December 18 (ANI): Tony Nadal, uncle and coach of world number three Rafael Nadal, believes that dominance of big four has diminished in the wake of fierce competition from the newcomers.
Johannesburg, December 09 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic, who has never bagged a French Open title, admits that he has got one problem on the clay court and that is Rafael Nadal.
London, Dec 08 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has said that he is unconvinced by the new and innovative International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), admitting that the tournament doesn't sit easily with his traditional views on the sport.
Nadal's uncle believes Federer deserves to be considered 'greatest' player of all time Nov 30, 2:13 pm
Wellington, Nov 30 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal's uncle and life-long coach Toni Nadal believes that 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and not his 14-time Grand Slam champion nephew deserves to be considered the greatest tennis player of all time.
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