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Category: Alexander Zverev

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French Open 2019: Zverev and Del Potro in action on day three – live!

Updates from the first-round action at Roland Garros‘Mother, champion’: Serena makes sartorial statementGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.21am BST Stat! Del Potro levels against Jarry 3-6, 6-2. Winner count:Jarry 27DelPo 8 11.17am B…

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‘Thank you Andy Murray’: Australian Open players pay touching tribute – video

Andy Murray was shown an emotional tribute video featuring a host of tennis stars following his Australian Open exit.Murray, who plans to retire this year due to chronic hip pain, said he would be content if his five-set defeat to Roberto Bautista…

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‘Sad day for the sport’: tennis world pays tribute to Andy Murray – video

Some of the world’s leading tennis players have paid tribute to Andy Murray after he announced that his final match could be on Monday. Murray is set to play Roberto Bautista Agut in the first round of the Australian Open. The likes of Rafael Nadal, Si…

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Sports prospects of 2019: the men set to shine in the year ahead

From a much-vaunted Dutch footballer to a quick bowler and pole vaulter who broke a world record aged sevenFrenkie de Jong (Ajax & Netherlands) Continue reading…

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Boris Becker calls Alexander Zverev a ‘superstar’ – and tennis should listen | Kevin Mitchell

Not every comment made by Becker hits the mark but he is perfectly qualified to judge the progress of his fellow German wunderkind, who came of age by winning the ATP FinalsOf all the praise heaped on Alexander Zverev after his rare double over Roger F…

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Alexander Zverev charms crowd after beating Novak Djokovic

Alexander Zverev landed the biggest win of his career by shocking Novak Djokovic to win the ATP Finals on Sunday. The 21-year-old German, who was booed by indignant Roger Federer fans after beating their idol 24 hours earlier, saw off the world No 1 6-…

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Alexander Zverev stuns Novak Djokovic to win ATP World Tour Finals title

• German 21-year-old storms to 6-4, 6-3 victory• World No 1 Djokovic denied record-equalling sixth titleJust 24 hours after being booed off court for having the temerity to beat Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev not only overpowered the world No 1 Novak …

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ATP World Tour finals: Novak Djokovic v Alexander Zverev in final – live!

All the latest from the 6pm GMT World Tour final at the O2 ArenaZverev denies Federer with stamina and styleFeel free to email John | or tweet @JohnBrewin_ 6.05pm GMT Here come the players. Zverev comes in, having donned a fetching peach headband. And …

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Alexander Zverev reaches ATP Finals semis then reminds Lendl who is boss

• Zverev beats John Isner 7-6 (5), 6-3 to set up Federer tie• ‘If you’re strict with rules the relationship is not going to last’Alexander Zverev reached the semi-finals of the ATP Tour Finals by serving John Isner off the court in an hour and 20 minut…

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Alexander Zverev reaches ATP Finals semis then reminds Lendl who is boss

• Zverev beats John Isner 7-6 (5), 6-3 to set up Federer tie• ‘If you’re strict with rules the relationship is not going to last’Alexander Zverev reached the semi-finals of the ATP Tour Finals by serving John Isner off the court in an hour and 20 minut…

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Novak Djokovic v Alexander Zverev: ATP World Tour Finals – live!

• World No 1 Djokovic faces world No 5 Zverev in London• Federer blows away Thiem in just over an hour• Tweet @JacobSteinberg or email jacob.steinberg@theguardian.com 2.04pm GMT The players are out. We’ll have tennis soon! 1.56pm GMT These two have met…

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US Open 2018 day four: Kerber, Kvitova, Federer and more – live!

Updates from the second round at Flushing MeadowsYou can email Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrellsBattling Murray bows out against VerdascoDay four order of play at the US Open 4.27pm BST Weather watch. Federer will be pleased to hear it won’t be quite a…

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Andy Murray’s changed landscape highlighted by Lendl-Zverev link-up | Kevin Mitchell

Coach tempted out of retirement by prospect of working with 21-year-old German while creaking Murray returns to US Open as an almost invisible former championWhen Andy Murray hooked up with Ivan Lendl eight years ago, he seemed convinced that, after se…

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Wimbledon 2018: Boulter, Nadal, Konta and Edmund in action on day four – live!

Follow the action from day four at SW19Edmund and Swedish coach focus on Klahn before World CupYou can email Katy or tweet her here 12.52pm BST Boulter checks Osaka’s momentum by holding to love. If she’s going to lose, she’s going to do so fighting. …

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Alexander Zverev has a champion’s impatience as Wimbledon looms

The young German, seeded four, has always wanted to get on with the business of winning big titles on the big TourProdigies in any sport have an unmistakable gunslinger’s swagger. They stand tall, talk with dead-eye certainty and shoot straight. If Ale…