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'Assassin on the Crucial Points' - Carlos Moya Details What Separates Rafael Nadal From Other Athletes

‘Assassin on the Crucial Points’ – Carlos Moya Details What Separates Rafael Nadal From Other Athletes

During the last two decades, we have seen the likes of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic dominate men’s tennis. Often termed as ‘The Big Three’ in tennis, the trio has been the center of the GOAT debate. However, Nadal’s coach, Carlos Moya, has detailed what separates the Spaniard from the rest. The three …

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On this day in history, Sept. 20, 1973, tennis star Billie Jean King wins 'Battle of the Sexes'

On this day in history, Sept. 20, 1973, tennis star Billie Jean King wins ‘Battle of the Sexes’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Trailblazing female tennis star Billie Jean King beat former men’s champ, “boorish” Bobby Riggs, in a highly publicized match, the so-called “Battle of the Sexes,” on this day in history, Sept. 20, 1973. The made-for-TV sports spectacle proved a watershed moment in the fight for women’s equality …

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'I wanted to beat Rafael Nadal and prove myself,' top-10 star recalls

‘I wanted to beat Rafael Nadal and prove myself,’ top-10 star recalls

Andrey Rublev left the injuries behind him in 2020 and fulfilled the potential that made him a top-10 player. Rublev claimed the Tour-leading five ATP titles in the reduced season to secure a place at the ATP Finals in London for the first time. Eager to continue where he left after three ATP 500 titles …

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'Roger Federer was always interested in other people', says expert

‘Roger Federer was always interested in other people’, says expert

A stainless couple: Roger Federer and Miroslava Mirka Vavrinec met at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, when Roger was not yet famous, while she is already a tennis player with a good career. Her love and Mirka’s presence are hidden behind the successes of Roger Federer. Mirka stabilized the private life of the Swiss teacher, giving …

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Serena Williams' and Roger Federer's retirements leave a 'gaping hole' in tennis : NPR

Serena Williams’ and Roger Federer’s retirements leave a ‘gaping hole’ in tennis : NPR

Serena Williams and Roger Federer take a selfie following their mixed doubles match on Jan. 1, 2019, in Perth, Australia. Paul Kane/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Paul Kane/Getty Images Serena Williams and Roger Federer take a selfie following their mixed doubles match on Jan. 1, 2019, in Perth, Australia. Paul Kane/Getty Images On New …

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Eight's Great!  Women's Tennis Scores Eight Titles at MAC Individual Championships

Eight’s Great! Women’s Tennis Scores Eight Titles at MAC Individual Championships

Story Links MAC Women’s Tennis Individual Championship (Singles Bracket) MAC Women’s Tennis Individual Championship (Doubles Bracket) WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (September 18, 2022) – First year Stephanie Untermeyer took gold at No. 2 singles as the Stevens Institute of Technology women’s tennis team totaled eight first-place …

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'Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal, and I cried,' Ivan Ljubicic admits

‘Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal, and I cried,’ Ivan Ljubicic admits

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer played their last matches on the Tour on the big scene within a couple of weeks in 2019. Rafa defeated Roger in his kingdom at Roland Garros, and the Swiss avenged that loss with a triumph in the Wimbledon semi-final. It was their last match, and Ivan Ljubicic could not …

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Brittney Griner, in Jail for 210 Days, Receives Heart-Warming Support From Legendary Tennis Icon: 'Wrongfully Detained in Russia'

Brittney Griner, in Jail for 210 Days, Receives Heart-Warming Support From Legendary Tennis Icon: ‘Wrongfully Detained in Russia’

Legendary tennis star and one of the trailblazers in women’s tennis Billie Jean King recently showed support for Brittney Griner, a controversial WNBA star who is currently serving jail time in Russia. Notably, earlier in August, the Russian court sentenced Griner to nine years in prison after the court found her guilty. Earlier, the Russian …

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