rss

Author Archive for Tumaini Carayol

0

Raducanu and Medvedev signal new era and shift grand slam expectations

Emma Raducanu’s victory as a qualifer and Daniil Medvedev’s upset win over Novak Djokovic showed the game is changingAs Novak Djokovic sat silently in his chair after being thoroughly outplayed by Daniil Medvedev in the US Open final on Sunday, a match…

0

Raducanu and Medvedev signal new era and shift grand slam expectations

Emma Raducanu’s victory as a qualifer and Daniil Medvedev’s upset win over Novak Djokovic showed the game is changingAs Novak Djokovic sat silently in his chair after being thoroughly outplayed by Daniil Medvedev in the US Open final on Sunday, a match…

0

Daniil Medvedev ends Novak Djokovic’s calendar slam dream in US Open final

Russian wins first major tournament after 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 victoryRod Laver in 1969 was last man to win all majors in calendar yearAs Daniil Medvedev stood in the tunnel of Arthur Ashe Stadium before the US Open final, the last man standing in front of No…

0

Daniil Medvedev ends Novak Djokovic’s calendar slam dream in US Open final

Russian wins first major tournament after 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 victoryRod Laver in 1969 was last man to win all majors in calendar yearAs Daniil Medvedev stood in the tunnel of Arthur Ashe Stadium before the US Open final, the last man standing in front of No…

0

Raducanu shone in US Open spotlight but she needs time and space to grow

The teenager’s journey has barely started yet she has achieved one of the greatest breakthroughs in sporting historyBefore Emma Raducanu took her unexpected first small steps into the big time at Wimbledon in July, she was planning her schedule as she …

0

Raducanu shone in US Open spotlight but she needs time and space to grow

The teenager’s journey has barely started yet she has achieved one of the greatest breakthroughs in sporting historyBefore Emma Raducanu took her unexpected first small steps into the big time at Wimbledon in July, she was planning her schedule as she …

0

Raducanu shone in US Open spotlight but she needs time and space to grow

The teenager’s journey has barely started yet she has achieved one of the greatest breakthroughs in sporting historyBefore Emma Raducanu took her unexpected first small steps into the big time at Wimbledon in July, she was planning her schedule as she …

0

Emma Raducanu makes tennis history with US Open final win

18-year-old Briton beats Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3Victor came through qualifying and did not lose a set There are so many basic milestones that Emma Raducanu has not yet recorded in a professional tennis career that only began in full three months ago….

0

Emma Raducanu makes tennis history with US Open final win

18-year-old Briton beats Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3Victor came through qualifying and did not lose a set There are so many basic milestones that Emma Raducanu has not yet recorded in a professional tennis career that only began in full three months ago….

0

Emma Raducanu makes tennis history with US Open final win

18-year-old Briton beats Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3Victor came through qualifying and did not lose a set There are so many basic milestones that Emma Raducanu has not yet recorded in a professional tennis career that only began in full three months ago….

0

Novak Djokovic closes in on grand slam but doesn’t want to talk about it | Tumaini Carayol

The Serb who could make history against Daniil Medvedev is trying to focus on the US Open, not a perfect year in the majorsAfter a deeply satisfied Novak Djokovic had put his racket away following another job well done on Friday night, in the post-matc…

0

Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez usher in dynamic new era | Tumaini Carayol

Teenagers seemed to have been muscled out before the extraordinary form shown by two youngsters at the US OpenOver the past 20 years, as memories of Martina Hingis, Venus Williams and Serena Williams battling for glory in grand slam finals as teens fad…

0

How Emma Raducanu’s team combined to steer her to US Open final | Tumaini Carayol

The ‘calming influence’ of coach Andrew Richardson, her physio, agent and LTA heads of tennis have all lent supportIf Emma Raducanu’s surprise run to the fourth round of Wimbledon in July was a life-changing experience, then her journey to a maiden gra…

0

‘This girl means serious business’: the making of Emma Raducanu

Even from a young age, those around the latest British tennis star suspected she had something specialEmma Raducanu’s unprecedented run to the US Open final so soon after committing to the sport is not the first time she has burst through and demanded …

0

Anatomy of a tennis sensation: Emma Raducanu’s run to final is no fluke

A breakdown of the 18-year-old’s strengths reveals power on both wings but she can still improve drop shot and sliceMaria Sakkari, one of the best servers in the world, reached the semi-final with a supreme serving performance against Karolina Pliskova…

0

Anatomy of a tennis sensation: Emma Raducanu’s run to final is no fluke

A breakdown of the 18-year-old’s strengths reveals power on both wings but she can still improve drop shot and sliceMaria Sakkari, one of the best servers in the world, reached the semi-final with a supreme serving performance against Karolina Pliskova…

0

Emma Raducanu roars past Sakkari to set up US Open final against Fernandez

As it happened: Bryan Graham’s game-by-game reportTeenager is first British female grand slam finalist since 1977Briton also first qualifier to reach major final in Open eraCanadian beats No 2 seed Aryna Sabalenka 7-6, 4-6, 6-4When Emma Raducanu arrive…

0

History awaits Djokovic – but first he must conquer nemesis Zverev | Tumaini Carayol

The man who shattered Djokovic’s Olympic dream could stop him winning a calendar-year grand slam at the US Open, tooTwo more matches. Six more sets. Those are the only remaining obstacles separating Novak Djokovic from becoming the first male player to…

0

Emma Raducanu admits she expected an early exit at US Open

British teenager in the US Open semi-finals at first attemptRaducanu credits her parents for ‘positive attitude’Emma Raducanu’s searing run from the depths of the US Open qualifying tournament to the highest levels of the sport continued on Wednesday a…

0

Emma Raducanu marches into US Open semis with easy win over Bencic

18-year-old beats Olympic champion Belinda Bencic 6-3, 6-4Raducanu fourth qualifier in history to reach a slam semiFor all that Emma Raducanu has achieved and how far she has come over only a few fleeting weeks as a full-time professional, one of the o…