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Tennis-Djokovic saga will not define Australian Open, says Tiley

Tennis-Djokovic saga will not define Australian Open, says Tiley

Australian Open chief Craig Tiley said the Novak Djokovic saga will not define the 2022 tournament but that he regrets how the volatile situation took the focus off the Grand Slam and players leading up to the Melbourne Park major. The 34-year-old Serb was deported from Australia after an 11-day rollercoaster involving two visa cancellations, …

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Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis doubles, Special Ks, entertaining players, future after Big Three, men’s doubles, draw, results, reaction

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis doubles, Special Ks, entertaining players, future after Big Three, men’s doubles, draw, results, reaction

This year’s Australian Open forced tennis into an awkward position. It was the first time since 1999 that both Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer were absent from a Grand Slam. The ‘Big Three’ had been reduced to one and even Rafael Nadal was covered in an injury cloud, telling reporters earlier in the week that …

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Did Tennis Star Novak Djokovic Hinder Europe’s EV Battery Supply?

Did Tennis Star Novak Djokovic Hinder Europe’s EV Battery Supply?

Protests in the Serbian capital of Belgradephoto: Oliver Bunic/AFP (Getty Images) Professional tennis has a strong commercial association with the automobile industry. Many famous players sign lucrative multi-year deals to promote and appear in advertisements for luxury car brands. Most notably, Roger Federer has a long-running relationship with Mercedes-Benz. The Swiss 20-time Grand Slam tournament …

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Tennis News, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Visa, Grand Slam Title Race, Analysis, Preview

Tennis News, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Visa, Grand Slam Title Race, Analysis, Preview

Ironically, in the grand slam where he has suffered the most setbacks, Rafael Nadal is about to get his biggest breakthrough yet in his quest for immortality in tennis. The Spaniard had a tie with Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic for the most grand slam titles in men’s tennis, so he could very well enter …

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