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
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WTA Charleston Open
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WTA Monterrey Open
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‘Unfair that Novak Djokovic is always the bad guy and Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are the good guys’
“I hope he is treated a little more fairly,” says Boris Becker.
Venus Williams explains backstory behind photo with Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova at Met Gala
Just Venus, Serena and Maria enjoying a laugh in the bathroom at the Met Gala.
‘I think it’s gradually sinking in a bit more,’ says Emma Raducanu after ‘whirlwind experience’
The teenager took part in a round of breakfast TV and radio interviews.
‘People are talking about tennis again,’ revels Boris Becker after ‘Dame Emma Raducanu’s’ heroics
Boris Becker waxes lyrical about Emma Raducanu.
Tennis to introduce ‘Stefanos Tsitsipas bathroom break rule’ following Greek’s lengthy loo visits?
Stricter rules on the cards following furore over Stefanos Tsitsipas’ loo breaks.
LTA chief insists Emma Raducanu will not lose focus after stunning rise to the top
Lloyd has called for the newly-crowned US Open champion to be given “breathing space”.
Emma Raducanu delighted to return back in the UK and reunite with her father
Raducanu was pictured outside her house after travelling back from New York.
Introducing Wilson’s Blade v8 racket Emma Raducanu could use at the Australian Open
Emma Raducanu is set to be wielding a new-look weapon when he plays at the Australian Open in January.
Shock defeat for Andy Murray as he is beaten in Rennes
The Russian is ranked 42 places below Murray.
John McEnroe speaks for the first time about comments over Emma Raducanu’s Wimbledon exit
John McEnroe has insisted he has no regrets over his Emma Raducanu comments.