Posts Tagged ‘Grand Slam’

Rafael Nadal Dispatches Stefanos Tsitsipas to Reach Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal Dispatches Stefanos Tsitsipas to Reach Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal has punched his ticket to the finals at the Australian Open. The 32-year-old Spanish tennis star made quick work of 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas in Thursday’s semifinal, cruising to a 6-2, 6-4, 6-0 to earn his fifth trip to the...

Jan 25, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Thiago Seyboth Wild Becomes First Brazilian Boys' Champion at the US Open

Thiago Seyboth Wild Becomes First Brazilian Boys’ Champion at the US Open

Thiago Seyboth Wild is ending his junior career with a bang… The 18-year-old Brazilian tennis player, competing in his last junior Grand Slam, defeated Italy’s Lorenzo Musetti 6-1, 2-6, 6-2 at the US Open to become the boys’ champion. Seyboth...

Sep 10, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Carla Suarez Navarro Defeats Maria Sharapova to Advance to the US Open Quarterfinals

Carla Suarez Navarro Defeats Maria Sharapova to Advance to the US Open Quarterfinals

It’s a birthday to remember for Carla Suarez Navarro… The Spanish tennis player ended former World No. 1 Maria Sharapova‘s perfect record in night matches at the US Open, reaching the quarterfinals with a 6-4, 6-3 victory Monday on her...

Sep 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Outlasts Juan Martin del Potro to Advance to Wimbledon Semifinals

Rafael Nadal Outlasts Juan Martin del Potro to Advance to Wimbledon Semifinals

Rafael Nadal is back in a position he hasn’t seen in seven years… The 32-year-old Spanish tennis superstar, the World No. 1,rallied to win a grueling five-set match against Juan Martin del Potro 7-5, 6-7 (3), 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 and reach the...

Jul 12, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Juan Martin del Potro Outlasts Gilles Simon to Reach Wimbledon Quarterfinals

Juan Martin del Potro Outlasts Gilles Simon to Reach Wimbledon Quarterfinals

Juan Martin del Potro is back in the quarters… The 29-year-old Argentine tennis play has advanced to the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the first time since 2013 after beating Gilles Simon 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (5). del Potro, the fifth-seed...

Jul 10, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Feliciano Lopez Breaks Roger Federer's Grand Slam Singles Tournament Appearance Record

Feliciano Lopez Breaks Roger Federer’s Grand Slam Singles Tournament Appearance Record

Feliciano Lopez is making history… The 36-year-old Spanish professional tennis player broke Roger Federer’s record by appearing in a 66th consecutive Grand Slam singles tournament while competing at Wimbledon. Lopez defeated Argentina’s...

Jul 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Garbine Muguruza Defeats Maria Sharapova to Reach French Open Semifinals

Garbine Muguruza Defeats Maria Sharapova to Reach French Open Semifinals

Garbine Muguruza moved a step closer to regaining the French Open title by beating two-time winner Maria Sharapova in a one-sided quarterfinal. The 24-year-old Spanish tennis player, the third seed at Roland Garros and a winner in Paris in 2016,...

Jun 6, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Notches His 900th Career Win at the French Open

Rafael Nadal Notches His 900th Career Win at the French Open

It’s another French Open victory for Rafael Nadal, and added career milestones… With a 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (4) win on Monday against up-and-coming German player Maximilian Marterer, Nadal moved into the quarterfinals and above Jimmy Connors on the...

Jun 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Diego Schwartzman Storms Back to Upset Kevin Anderson in the Fourth Round at the French Open

Diego Schwartzman Storms Back to Upset Kevin Anderson in the Fourth Round at the French Open

Diego Schwartzman has taken down a giant… In a David and Goliath-like moment, the 25-year-old Argentine tennis player, nicknamed El Peque for being 5-foot-7, was able to turn the tables against 6-foot-8 Kevin Anderson at the French Open,...

Jun 4, 18 • Deportes1 Comment »
Rafael Nadal Outlasts Alexander Zverev for His Record-Extending Eighth Italian Open Title

Rafael Nadal Outlasts Alexander Zverev for His Record-Extending Eighth Italian Open Title

Rafael Nadal is still the King of Clay… The 31-year-old Spanish tennis star profited from a timely rain delay at a break when he was down in the final set to hold off defending champion and No. 2 seed Alexander Zverev 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 at the Italian...

May 21, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »