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Top 5 Richest Tennis Players in the World currently

Sports does not consist of only football as other Sports have shown that they can be popular and very successful as well. One sport that has attained this status is Tennis. Blessed with a lot of talented and well known Players whose abilities with the tennis racket and ball has gained worldwide fame and has made these Players some of the richest and well paid Sportsmen and Sportswomen in the World.

  8 months ago ago
Top 5 Richest Tennis Players in the World currently

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4 Popular Celebrities Who Are Owners Of Private Yachts (Photos)

Wealth usually comes with popularity. Most of our celebrities are millionaires, which means that they can easily afford the good things of life. As part of their luxurious lifestyle, some of our stars have acquired yachts. These power vessels, however, do not come cheap.

  10 months ago ago
4 Popular Celebrities Who Are Owners Of Private Yachts (Photos)

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John Mikel Obi Flaunts His Two Beautiful Daughters Playing Lawn Tennis (Photos)

Tennis is a racket game played individually against a single opponent or between two teams of two players each. It is one of the sports which is not gender specific which means that it can be played by both male and female. It is one of the most popular games presently in this our contemporary world which has very good players in the male and female category such as Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic for the males while that of the females include Naomi Osaka, Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Victoria Azarenka, etc.

  1 year ago ago
John Mikel Obi Flaunts His Two Beautiful Daughters Playing Lawn Tennis (Photos)

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Top 10 greatest tennis players of all time

Tennis is one of the most paying sports in the world. The sport has produced and is still producing great legends. Journey with me as I unveil the top 10 greatest tennis players of all time. 1. Roger Federer The Swiss professional tennis player was born on the 8th of August, 1981.

  10 months ago ago
Top 10 greatest tennis players of all time

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Successful tennis players on the Clay courts

The clay-court is one of the courts used in the world of tennis. It is the period where most of the events are played on clay. The clay season starts between April and June which is immediately after the Maimi Open. The technique and mannerism of the ball being played on the clay presuppose its impression on the red dirt, which is a determinant of how the ball is in or out.

  10 months ago ago
Successful tennis players on the Clay courts

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"Zidane has to be Real's coach next season" says Nadal

The Spanish professional tennis player who was currently ranked world No.2 by the Association of Tennis Professionals, Rafael "Rafa" Nadal Parera has praised the current Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane for taking the team to the UEFA Champions League semifinal and still competing in the Spanish La Liga for the league title despite all the injuries since the beginning of this season.

  1 year ago ago

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Djokovic Wins 20th Grand Slam Title To Level With Federer And Nadal.

On Sunday, Novak Djokovic won his 20th Grand Slam title after emerging men's singles champion at Wimbledon. The 34-years old Djokovic defeated 25-years Italian Matteo Berrettini in the final of the competition to seal a record equalling victory. Coming from behind, Djokovic put up a fine performance to win 6-7 (4-7) 6-4 6-4 6-3 to clinch his sixth title at the all England club.

  11 months ago ago
Djokovic Wins 20th Grand Slam Title To Level With Federer And Nadal.

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Nadal starts Roland Garros title defence on a winning note

Roland Garros third-seeded player, Rafael Nadal has started his title defence on a high note printing past Alex Popyrin in a 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 tie. Nadal, who only won an ATP title, including Barcelona Open will be starting a chance to will his record-breaking 21st Grand Slam.

  1 year ago ago
Nadal starts Roland Garros title defence on a winning note

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Rublev suffers an early defeat at Roland Garros

Russia's Andrey Rublev has suffered an early exit from the French Open as Jan- Lennard Struff, defeating the world number seven in a 6-3,7-6,4-6,3-6,6-4 game. The Rolex Monte Carlo was a bug drive making Rublev believe that he will win something big, but his hopes have been dashed by the world number 42 Struff

  1 year ago ago
Rublev suffers an early defeat at Roland Garros

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Nadal bags 12th Barcelona Open title; wins 87th career title

Spain's Rafael Nadal has clinched his record-breaking 12th Barcelona Open, outlasting his Greek counterpart, Stefanos Tsitsipas on a 6-4, 6-7(6), 7-5 contest.Though the world number two did not have a nice time at the Rolex Monte Carlo Masters which extinguished his to make dozen of it, but the Marlloca born has bagged 61 career titles on clay.

  1 year ago ago
Nadal bags 12th Barcelona Open title; wins 87th career title

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Nadal respects Osaka's decision on media duties

Reactions have trailed the announcement of Noami Osaka as regards not talking to the press in this year's edition of the Roland Garros, but Rafael Nadal respects her decision. Recall that Osaka made a vivid announcement of not performing media duties due to mental distress days to the opening of the main draw.

  1 year ago ago
Nadal respects Osaka's decision on media duties

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Djokovic reveals why winning the French Open is a long shot

Novak Djokovic has disclosed that he has a long shot to winning the 2021 French Open at Roland Garros because he may have to play Rafa Nadal if he hopes to claim the next Grand Slam title in Paris.The Serbian made this admission on Sunday after losing a fourth Italian Open final to Nadal.

  1 year ago ago
Djokovic reveals why winning the French Open is a long shot

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Nadal advances to the quarter-finals of the French Open with a victory over Sinner.

Rafael Nadal advanced to the quarter-finals of the French Open for the 15th time on Monday, defeating Italy's Jannik Sinner in straight sets to keep his hopes alive for a 14th Roland Garros championship and a record-tying 21st Grand Slam. Third seed Nadal overcame 19-year-old Sinner 7-5, 6-3, 6-0 and will now face Diego Schwartzman of Argentina, whom he defeated in the semi-finals last year.

  1 year ago ago
Nadal advances to the quarter-finals of the French Open with a victory over Sinner.

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Federer joins Nadal, Williams in expressing doubts over Tokyo Olympics

Tennis great Roger Federer has joined Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka, and other Tennis greats to express doubts over their participation at the upcoming summer Olympics in Tokyo.The Swiss tennis star implored the Olympics organizers to end the uncertainty around the Tokyo Games.Roger Federer disclosed that he was in two minds about making the trip to Japan.

  1 year ago ago
Federer joins Nadal, Williams in expressing doubts over Tokyo Olympics

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Happenings as Roland Garros continues to the main draw

Following the kick-off into another new stage of the 125th edition of the Roland Garros, there were people seen queuing on the line to in the morning sun in Paris. From the climatic condition, the weather has reached an exact figure of 20 degrees with hats and shades on which was different from the cold weather that occurred in the last edition of the Paris major title event.

  1 year ago ago
Happenings as Roland Garros continues to the main draw

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3 Key Players That Will Miss US Open Due To Injuries

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Dominic Thiem are the three key players that will miss the US Open due to injuries. Rafael Nadal made the announcement through the US Open official website that he will not take part in the remainder of the 2021 season due to a foot injury.

  10 months ago ago
3 Key Players That Will Miss US Open Due To Injuries

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Statue in honour of Rafael Nadal unveiled at Roland-Garros

The 13-time Roland-Garros champion took part in a ceremony on Thursday where the sculpture was revealed for the first time. This year, Roland-Garros wanted to pay tribute to the player responsible for an entire, and perhaps the most illustrious, page in its history books. Today, a statue of Rafael Nadal was unveiled.

  1 year ago ago
Statue in honour of Rafael Nadal unveiled at Roland-Garros

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FTF erects Nadal's statue due to his clay dominance

A metal statue of 13 times Roland Garros champion, Rafael Nadal has been erected. The statue was erected due to his heroics of the Spaniard in the Roland Garros, at which its works have been approved since 2017. The statue was commissioned by the French Tennis Federation (FTF), stands six meters (20 feet) tall and was built in Paris

  1 year ago ago
FTF erects Nadal's statue due to his clay dominance

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Nadal Beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in Three Sets to Win the Barcelona Open

Tennis great, Rafael Nadal has won the Barcelona Open today after beating Greece's Stafanos Tsitsipas, TheNationalNews reports.It was Nadal's 87th career title and the first in 2021.The win was also a sweet revenge for the Spanish who was beaten in the Quarter Finals of this year Australian Open by Tsitsipas.

  1 year ago ago
Nadal Beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in Three Sets to Win the Barcelona Open

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Thiem plays down the presence of the Big three

Austrian tennis player, Dominic Thiem has not paid so much attention to the position of the Big Three (Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer) as they are opposite him in the main draw of the French Open. The world number four has made many exploits on clay courts, bagging a decagon ATP World Tour titles, but he has not advanced to grab his first French Open Slam as he suffered two consecutive defeat from Rafael Nadal in 2018 and 2019 respectively.

  1 year ago ago
Thiem plays down the presence of the Big three