Tennis Today: Roger Federer versus Serena Williams and how to beat Rafael Nadal
In Tennis Today, so so many answers to questions no one actually asked.
What’s on the site
With the golf Masters getting underway, we naturally saw an opportunity to remember the brilliantly bonkers Yevgeny Kafelnikov, who tried his hand at the professional golf circuit after he was done with playing tennis.
What’s the most impressive thing you can do in 39 minutes? Probably best if we don’t ask for answers on a postcard for that one, but whitewashing Monica Seles is probably right up there.
Kyle Edmund has been a breakthrough year so far for new British number one Kyle Edmund, and he’s “super motivated” to take full advantage of it in clay court season.
Finally. how much do you know about past Davis Cup winners? Take our quiz and find out.
What’s in the news
Have you ever wondered who’d win in a battle of the sexes between Roger Federer and Serena Williams? No, nor us, but businessinsder.com have and they’ve put it to Quora users to try and crack the question.
They also cited John McEnroe’s opinion on the matter, so we kind of admire their guts if nothing else.
Philipp Kohlschreiber has bigger questions on his mind, though, as he prepares to face Rafael Nadal in the Davis Cup. How is he going to beat the world number one? He has revealed all.
Who was really to blame for the split between Novak Djokovic and Andre Agassi? One man close to the Serb has given his opinion.
And while we are on the subject of Djokovic (and needless questions being obsessively answered), how much is his net worth? $175million or so, apparently.
What’s on social media
Boris Becker back on the clay, but this time he needs a few more “oohs and aahs” when he hits a shot.
Simona Halep tweener in practice.
If you’re worried about Serene Williams being stressed by he stuttering return to tennis right now, you may want to think again…
Monterrey loves Garbine Muguruza,and Garbine Muguruza loves Monterrey.
Germany are ready!
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What’s on TV
ATP Davis Cup
It is Davis Cup week and the action only kicks off on Friday. Check your local listings for coverage.
WTA Charleston Open
LIVE – BT Sport 1
WTA Monterrey Open
LIVE – BT Sport 3
Jamie Murray says quarantine threat on tour means players must be ready to adapt
The doubles specialist plans to travel to tournaments in Mexico and Miami next month without knowing what to expect on arrival.
Battle of the Brits event is back and this time with spectators
The Battle of the Brits events were a huge success during the Covid-19 crisis and now they are set to return with spectators.
The only way is up for Naomi Osaka as she looks to replicate hard-court success on clay and grass
Oli Jefford on the world being Naomi Osaka’s oyster.
Britain’s strength in depth in doubles highlights quality of structure
British tennis may be wondering who can replace Andy Murray, but they have a very different story to tell in the doubles arena.
Rafael Nadal pulls out of his next event due to ‘ongoing’ back problem
Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the ABN…
Lleyton Hewitt to be inducted into International Tennis Hall Of Fame
Former world No.1 Lleyton Hewitt is the latest player who will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
Five of the best men’s matches at the Australian Open featuring Stefanos Tsitsipas vs Rafael Nadal, and more
The matches that made us sit up and take note.
Five of the best women’s matches at Australian Open featuring Naomi Osaka vs Garbine Muguruza, and more
Five of the best women’s singles matches at the 2021 Aus Open.
Ashleigh Barty laments giving away control to Danielle Collins as she suffers defeat in Adelaide
Early exit for defending champion Ashleigh Barty.
Toni Nadal believes the pressure got to Daniil Medvedev in the Australian Open final
Daniil Medvedev felt the heat.