'Novak Djokovic's a graceful loser', says top analyst

Novak Djokovic is still the best tennis player in the world despite his 35-year-old age. The Serbian won the Tournament of Masters title at the end of his 2022 season. His current coach Goran Ivanisevic has revealed the key to keeping him in top form. Mats Wilander has welcomed Novak's participation in the 2023 Australian Open.
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Yesterday

' I have enormous admiration for Rafael Nadal as...', says legend

Rafael Nadal has revealed that he may have found a solution to his chronic foot injury. The Spaniard won the Australian Open and Roland Garros this year. Nadal was unable to progress beyond the second round at the US Open. The 36-year-old was eliminated from the ATP Finals in Turin. Gabriela Sabatini thanked everyone involved in making the tournament a success.
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Yesterday

Rafael Nadal: 'I wasn't there as many times as...'

Rafael Nadal won two majors in 2022, extending over Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer in the all-time rankings. The Spaniard won at the Australian Open and Roland Garros, despite the pain in his foot. The 36-year-old was defeated on his debut in Paris-Bercy and eliminated in the group stage at the ATP Finals in Turin.
#RafaelNadal #Spania #AustralianOpen #ParisBercy #News #Sports #Tennis


2 days ago

Novak Djokovic's 2023 schedule: the start and the return

Novak Djokovic finished his 2022 with a flourish, triumphing for the sixth time at the ATP Finals and equaling Roger Federer's record. The Serbian will try to join the Australian Open 2023 already, having been authorized by the local government to travel to Australia next January. The Australian Open will be staged in Melbourne Park from January 16th to 29th.
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3 days ago

Rafael Nadal: 'I can not play for ten more years, but..'​​​​​​​

Rafael Nadal had a season to forget last year, struggling with a foot injury and playing only two matches. The Spaniard claimed three back-to-back titles, including his first Australian Open crown since 2009. Nadal is the oldest year-end top-2 player since the start of the ATP ranking in 1973, taking that record from Roger Federer. The Spanish legend is eager to play at his best for a few more seasons.
#RafaelNadal #ATP #Spania #AustralianOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


3 days ago

Rafael Nadal: 'It's a gift'

Rafael Nadal is the oldest year-end top-2 player in the world. The 36-year-old will finish the season ranked 2nd behind Roger Federer. The Spaniard claimed three back-to-back titles, including his first Australian Open crown since 2009. Nadal will kick off the 2023 season at the United Cup in Australia at the end of December.
#RafaelNadal #Spania #AustralianOpen #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


4 days ago

'Novak Djokovic often times plays at night when the ball...', says expert

Novak Djokovic would have won this year's Australian Open had he been allowed to compete at Melbourne Park, says Greg Rusedski. The Serb, 35, holds the record for most wins at the Australian Open with nine career wins. The former US Open finalist Greg Ruseski says Djokovich is a world class player.
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4 days ago

'Novak Djokovic's still this guy that has kept himself in...', says analyst

Novak Djokovic ended his 2022 with a bang, winning the ATP Finals for the sixth time and equaling Roger Federer's record. The 35-year-old turned his year around by triumphing at Wimbledon for the fourth consecutive time. The Serbian reached 21 Slams, just one trophy short of Rafael Nadal's record, but will try to catch up as early as the Australian Open 2023.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #News #Sports #Tennis


4 days ago

Todd Woodbridge weighs in on Novak Djokovic's Australian Open chances

Todd Woodbridge thinks Novak Djokovic is the heavy favorite to win the Australian Open title. The former world No. 1 is set to return to Melbourne Park in 2023. The Australian government rescinded his three-year ban from entering the country this year. Woodbridge believes the Serb is still the best player in the world.
#ToddWoodbridge #AustralianOpen #Australian #MelbournePark #News #Sports #Tennis


4 days ago

"The number of Grand Slams would have become completely irrelevant if Novak hadn't been allowed to play anymore" - Mats Wilander welcomes Novak Djokovic's return to Australian Open

Mats Wilander has welcomed Novak Djokovic's return to the 2023 Australian Open. The Swedish tennis great believes the Serbian great's absence from the Majors would have put a stain on the GOAT debate if he had missed more Majors. The number of Grand Slams won would have become irrelevant in the debate of the best of all time, according to Wilander. The 35-year-old Serbian great currently stands one behind Rafael Nadal for most Grand Slam singles titles.
#MatsWilander #AustralianOpen #Swedish #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

Andy Murray announces where he is starting 2023 season

Andy Murray has announced that he will be starting his 2023 season at the Adelaide International. Murray, a former world No 1, last played at the Paris Masters in September. The 35-year-old is looking forward to competing at the Australian Open and Adelaide International in Australia. Murray plans to play on all three surfaces in 2023, including clay and hard.
#AndyMurray #AdelaideInternational #ParisMasters #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

'Novak Djokovic must have been heartbroken', says former No.1

Novak Djokovic closed the season with his sixth ATP Finals title (record shared with Roger Federer) The Serbian star's decision not to get vaccinated against the Coronavirus prevented him from participating in some of the most important and representative tournaments of the tennis season, such as the Australian Open and the US Open. Mats Wilander says it is important for Novak to be able to play at Australian Open again. Goran Ivanisevic says Novak trains even harder than when he was 22 years old.
#NovakDjokovic #ATPFinals #Serbian #News #Sports #Tennis


5 days ago

Rafael Nadal 'knows what he is looking for' - Mats Wilander predicts how long star has left before retirement - Eurosport

Rafael Nadal has won 22 Grand Slam singles titles in his career. The 36-year-old has battled through so many injuries in his illustrious career. Eurosport's Mats Wilander has given his thoughts on how long Nadal can continue playing professional tennis before he retires from the sport. The 2023 Australian Open gets underway in under two months' time.
#RafaelNadal #Eurosport #GrandSlam #AustralianOpen #News #Sports #Tennis


6 days ago

'When Rafael Nadal arrived at the Australian Open...', says top coach

Rafael Nadal ended his season with a two-set victory against Casper Ruud at the ATP Finals in Turin. The Spaniard had already been beaten in two sets by both Taylor Fritz and Felix Auger-Aliassime. Nadal was unable to play the Wimbledon semi-final against Nick Kyrgios due to an abdominal tear. The 36-year-old was also beaten in the US Open in the second round.
#RafaelNadal #AustralianOpen #ATPFinals #Turin #News #Sports #Tennis


6 days ago

Rafael Nadal backs Argentina to make comeback after FIFA World Cup 2022 loss to Saudi Arabia: The world hasn't changed - India Today

Rafael Nadal backed Argentina to make a strong comeback in the 2022 FIFA World Cup 2022 after their shock defeat 1-2 to Saudi Arabia in a Group C match. Despite the unexpected loss, Nadal said that Argentina are one of the favourites to go deep into the tournament. Nadal won the French Open and Australian Open in 2022.
#RafaelNadal #IndiaToday #FIFAWorldCup2022 #FrenchOpen #Argentina #News #Sports #Football


6 days ago

"Maybe we can call Novak and he can send the trophy" - Rafael Nadal on Casper Ruud's wish to overturn 2012 Australian Open result

Rafael Nadal and Casper Ruud are set to kick off their Latin America exhibition tour today. The two players will play in six different countries, starting in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Ruud stated that if he could, he would change the result of the 2012 Australian Open finals in Nadal's favor. The Norwegian grew up idolizing the Spaniard.
#Novak #AustralianOpen #Norwegian #LatinAmerica #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

"Rafa's Australian Open loss in 2012 against Novak" - Casper Ruud on one thing he would change in tennis

Rafael Nadal lost to Novak Djokovic in the 2012 Australian Open final. Casper Ruud is currently in Argentina's capital city, Buenos Aires, with the Spaniard for their South American exhibition tour. The 23-year-old was asked about the one thing he has always wanted to change in the tennis world.
#Rafa #AustralianOpen #Spania #Argentina #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

'Novak Djokovic is scoring between two and three...', says top coach

Novak Djokovic is allowed to play in the 2022 edition of the Australian Open. The Serbian was banned from Australia for three years due to his decision not to get vaccinated against the Coronavirus. Patrick Mouratoglou believes Novak will be able to play three grand slams minimum next year. The 35-year-old is just one length away from Rafael Nadal's record of 21 Grand Slams.
#NovakDjokovic #AustralianOpen #Serbian #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Novak Djokovic: 'That's no good'

Novak Djokovic's visa ban is to be lifted and he will be allowed to compete at the Australian Open in 2023. Todd Woodbridge believes it is the best scenario for the tournament to have the nine-time Australian Open champion back in Australia. Woodbridge says he is still World No. 1 and having him back is really important.
#NovakDjokovic #AustralianOpen #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago

Australia Immigration Minister, Tennis Australia statement on Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic's ban from entering Australia has been rescinded. Tennis Australia confirm they are preparing to host the tournament again at Melbourne Park in January. Australian media reported on Tuesday that the former world No. 1 had been allowed to return to the country in 2023. Novak is a nine-time Australian Open champion and a record 10th Australian Open title.
#NovakDjokovic #TennisAustralia #Australian #AustralianOpen #Australia #News #Sports #Tennis


1 weeks ago