Denis Shapovalov

Life after Federer, Murray & Nadal: Who will be the ATP top 10 in 2022?

opinion<p>Predicting the future is never easy, and in the ever-changing world of tennis, it can be pretty tough to have any idea who will be top-10 from …

Sport (UK)

End of an era? Biggest fear for Fed-Nadal rivalry

ROGER Federer and Rafael Nadal have utterly dominated during 2017 but as the season ends there is a palpable sense that the top of the men’s game is …

Tennis

Zverev, Del Potro, Dimitrov Highlight Movers Of 2017

One of the biggest storylines of the 2017 ATP World Tour season was undoubtedly the fresh faces ascending the Emirates ATP Rankings. A new contingent …

Tennis

Tennismash’s 2017 ATP awards | Tennismash

Who are the winners and losers in men’s tennis in 2017? The Tennismash team give out some awards…<p>The ATP season is officially over and what a bizarre …

Tennis

India's top singles player Yuki Bhambri says his main aim is to qualify for main draw of Grand Slams

<b>Bengaluru:</b> India's top singles player Yuki Bhambri's main goal for the next year is to qualify for main draw of the Grand Slams.<p>File image of Yuki …

Tennis

Fantasy Tennis League season wrap

The Fantasy Tennis Insider gives the finals words on a successful first year of Fantasy Tennis!<p>As they say in showbiz, that’s a wrap!<p>The inaugural …

Tennis

SIMMONS: Does Leivo signing mean the end for JVR as a Leaf?

The Josh Leivo contract extension appears to mean James van Riemsdyk is likely playing his last season with the Maple Leafs.<p>And if that’s not …

Canadian News

SixPack: Boeser's highlight goal, Gudbranson's big hit, and Linden's radio show

SixPack: Boeser's highlight goal, Gudbranson's big hit, and Linden's back on the radio<p>It’s amazing how a game can feel completely different than its …

Denis Shapovalov reveals how idol Roger Federer went ‘out of his way’ to help him

Denis Shapovalov has revealed Roger Federer went ‘out of his way’ to offer him and his team some words of advice during the Swiss Indoors in …

Sport (UK)

Denis Shapovalov reflects on his unbelievable 2017 tennis season over cappuccinos

Arash Madani spends an hour with Canada’s tennis sensation Denis Shapovalov in Milan, Italy and discusses everything from coffee to his 2017 tennis …

Baseline: WATCH: Shapovalov looks back on his breakout season

After a remarkable rookie pro season, where he shot up the rankings from 250 in the world to Top 50, we visited with @denis_shapo after the Next Gen …

Tennis

Roger Federer anoints the next ‘big three’ to dominate men’s tennis once he retires

PLACING Nick Kyrgios in his top three players of the future, tennis superstar Roger Federer knows a changing of the guard is inevitable.<p>Federer has …

Tennis

Tennis star Denis Shapovalov on his career, sponsorships and what's next

BNN speaks with Canadian tennis superstar Denis Shapovalov about how he's handling his recent fame and what's next for him.

Business (Canada)

The Splashiest Experiment in the Modern History of Pro Tennis

Like most sports, tennis clings to its rules and traditions, its mores and peculiarities—proudly, you might say, even stubbornly. And why not? The game has been embraced worldwide, by men and by women. An estimated fourteen million people in China play tennis regularly, up from one million twenty …

Culture

Is clock ticking on tennis marathons? Next Gen ATP Finals suggests sport could adopt changes in future

<b>London:</b> Keith Glass took the balls to serve during the second set of his match against Anthony Fawcett in the 1975 Surrey grass court championships …

ATP Finals

Tennis: Chung beats Rublev to become first Next Gen champion

MILAN (Reuters) - South Korean iceman Chung Hyeon doused the fire of Russian Andrey Rublev to win the inaugural Next Gen ATP Finals on Saturday -- pocketing a $390,000 cheque in the process.<p>Chung, 21, was outplayed in the first set and was 3-1 behind in the second set before taking over to win …

ATP Finals

Which Next Gen Finals rules should be introduced to the ATP Tour? Roger Federer and co. have their say

Hyeon Chung won the inaugural Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan on Saturday, in what was a week that divided many observers.<p>The South Korean downed …

Sport (UK)

Nadal, Federer, Shapovalov, Bryans, Tecau Honoured In 2017 ATP World Tour Awards

The winners of the 2017 ATP World Tour Awards presented by Moët & Chandon were revealed Thursday night as the year’s best eight singles players and …

Tennis

Oddities, Good and Bad, Abound at the Next Gen ATP Finals

The Next Gen ATP Finals tournament in Milan this week has delivered on its promise to be different from tennis as usual. Whether that is for the better or worse is still up for debate.<p>The event, created this year to showcase young talent in men’s tennis, featured seven players born in 1996 or later …

Sports

Tennis: Top seed Rublev into NextGen semi-finals

MILAN - Top seed Andrey Rublev reached the ATP NextGen semi-finals on Thursday, edging out Canadian shot-maker and third seed Denis Shapovalov 4-1, …

Philippines

Baseline: WATCH: Shapovalov uses headset to talk about coffee

During Andrey Rublev's lengthy blister timeout, some coffee talk with Denis Shapovalov and his coach Martin Laurendau in Milan. …

Tennis

Next Gen Finals prove popular with players and punters alike as tennis tries to win over new generation of fans

Daniil Medvedev looked despairingly at the umpire. His opponent, Borna Coric, had just hit a thumping backhand past him which landed perilously close …

Sport (UK)

Milan experiment could be reality in 10 years, says ATP chief

MILAN (Reuters) - Some thought he was mad launching a tournament with radical rules claiming to be re-inventing tennis, but ATP chief Chris Kermode believes his Milan experiment has a future.<p>A project he dreamed up some two years ago, the Next Gen ATP Finals features short sets up to four games, …

Sports

Denis Shapovalov eliminated from Next Gen Finals after loss to Rublev

Canada's Denis Shapovalov dropped his final match at the Next Gen ATP Finals, losing in five sets to Russia's Andrey Rublev on Thursday.<p>Rublev, the tournament's top seed, won 4-1, 3-4 (8), 4-3 (2), 0-4, 4-3 (3) in a match that took two hours and one minute.<p>Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill, Ont., …

Three SF Spots Up For Grabs On Thursday

Hyeon Chung may have secured his semi-final spot at the inaugural Next Gen ATP Finals on Wednesday, but there will be plenty of action on Thursday. …

Tennis

Denis Shapovalov Goes Old

The Next Gen ATP Finals has been branded as “The Future of Tennis”. But Denis Shapovalov was all old-school on Wednesday night in Milan.<p>The …

Tennis

Tennis - Chung stays focussed for third win, Rublev reaches semis

MILAN (Reuters) - South Korea's Chung Hyeon topped Group A in the Next Gen ATP Finals with his third straight victory on Thursday and was joined in the last four by Russia's Andrey Rublev who ended the hopes of Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov.<p>Chung was pushed hard by Italian qualifier Gianluigi …

Karen Khachanov

Zverev plays idols as wannabes compete in Next Gen finals

2017-11-08 10:20<p>Alexander Zverev (AP)<p>Milan - Rising star <b>Alexander Zverev</b> dropped by to hit a few balls as the Next Gen ATP Finals showcasing future …

Sport (South Africa)

Innovations Rule Day 1 In Milan | ATP World Tour | Tennis

It took all of five games on Tuesday at the Next Gen ATP Finals for the numerous innovations being tested to play a major factor.<p>During the first …

Tennis

Chung Cruises Into Semis

Ever since Hyeon Chung lost his first set of the inaugural Next Gen ATP Finals against Denis Shapovalov, 1-4, the South Korean has been cruising. And …

ATP World Tour