Australian Open 2021: Ruthless Rublev cruises into fourth round with straight sets win over Feliciano Lopez
Rublev submitted a masterclass in the second and third sets to down a weary Lopez, who won a five-set thriller over Italy's Lorenzo Sonego on Thursday.
Australian Open 2021: Daniil Medvedev finally wins five setter, frustrated Karolina Pliskova knocked out
The win stretched Medvedev's winning streak to 17 matches, including his successful run to the title at the 2020 season-ending ATP Finals.
Australian Open 2021: Sofia Kenin's title defence ends early; Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsitsipas through to third round
Delivering 10 aces, Kanepi powered her way past the No. 4-seeded Kenin, overwhelming the 2020 champion 6-3, 6-2 in just 64 minutes
Australian Open 2021: Ageless Feliciano Lopez prevails in five-set grind, sets up third-round date with Andrey Rublev
The 39-year-old battled back from two sets down on Thursday to outlast Italy's Lorenzo Sonego, 14 years his junior, 5-7, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5, 6-4, and ensure he stayed alive at his 19th Australian Open.
A key event in the clay court season in the build-up to the French Open, the Madrid Masters will run from 27 April to 9 May.
Taking the trophy in Paris this week would see Rafael Nadal equal Novak Djokovic's record of 36 Masters titles.
The winner of this year's tournament will pocket just over 20 percent of the cheque taken home by 2019 champion Novak Djokovic.
Spanish tennis player Feliciano Lopez expects significant reductions in prize money when ATP, WTA Tours resume
Lopez, who is also tournament director of the Madrid Open, says that even when things return to some kind of normal, prizemoney will be reduced as sponsors try to navigate the economic fallout of the virus.
The tennis season was halted in early March due to the pandemic, leaving players in the lower tiers, who solely depend on tournament winnings, without any chance to earn a living
ATP Cup 2020: Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal, later teams up with Victor Troicki to secure Serbia’s victory in final
Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal and then went back on court within an hour and won the deciding doubles encounter to secure Serbia's victory over Spain in the inaugural ATP Cup final.
Davis Cup Finals 2019: Even with new format and rules, Rafael Nadal, Roberto Bautista Agut keep tournament's spirit alive
And then there was the picture of Roberto Bautista Agut looking heavenward after registering Spain’s first win in the final, like a man who had just attained nirvana.
Davis Cup 2019: Face of new-look tournament Gerard Pique optimistic about current edition; Feliciano Lopez says it will be a 'spectacle'
Home-crowd favourite Spain, featuring the top-ranked Nadal, will be in the toughest group for the Davis Cup finals along with Russia and defending champions Croatia
US Open 2019: 'Sorry and thank you' a contrite Daniil Medvedev tells New York after progressing to semi-finals
Medvedev walked out to a smattering of jeers in his quarter-final against Stan Wawrinka at Arthur Ashe Stadium court on Tuesday but was ultimately cheered after he dug deep to see off the Swiss in an entertaining four-set battle.
US Open 2019: Daniil Medvedev fined $9000 for obscene gesture in third-round match against Feliciano Lopez
It marked the third consecutive match with a fine for Medvedev, who was docked $7,500 from his first match and $2,500 from his second
US Open 2019: Fifth seed Daniil Medvedev beats veteran Spaniard Feliciano Lopez but loses crowd support with antics
There is no doubt of Daniil Medvedev’s skill, that is for certain. But between the last two matches, the US Open has become somewhat of a PR disaster for the 23-year-old.
US Open 2019: Andy Murray to skip tournament in push to revive singles career next year, to play in Winston-Salem Open
Andy Murray will reportedly not play any part at the US Open to give himself more time on the singles court and plan for next year.
Andy Murray said that as he increases his singles workload, with return at Cincinnati Masters, everything seems to be falling into place.
Wimbledon 2019: Persistent Karen Khachanov digs deep to overcome Feliciano Lopez in four sets, marches into third round
Soon after connecting his final backhand of the day that went through Lopez’s outstretched hand, Khachanov immediately apologised before raising his arms in celebration, and even the partisan crowd had to give him his due; this was a hard-earned triumph.
Wimbledon 2019: Grand Slam veteran Feliciano Lopez reveals fitness as reason behind playing record 70 slams in a row
37-years-old Feliciano Lopez is playing in a record 70th slam of his career, as he has played in every grand slam since the 2002 French Open
Wimbledon 2019: Rafael Nadal happy to see Andy Murray back on court; hopes for Briton to 'keep playing on singles'
Andy Murray returned from a five-month injury layoff last month to win the men’s doubles title at Queen’s Club with Feliciano Lopez and is entered with Pierre-Hugues Herbert at Wimbledon.