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Austria's Dominic Thiem: File Photo(REUTERS)

Thiem delays return to court, skips Monte Carlo Masters

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2021 03:34 PM IST
The US Open champion opted out of the ongoing Miami Masters and has not played since making an early exit at the ATP 500 event in Dubai last month.
Austria's Dominic Thiem: File photo(REUTERS)
Austria's Dominic Thiem: File photo(REUTERS)

Thiem looks to reset, return on clay after a tough few weeks

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2021 01:38 PM IST
Thiem said he would skip the ATP 1000 event on hard courts in Miami, starting next week, and return to the tour during the European claycourt season.
Dominic Thiem: File photo(REUTERS)
Dominic Thiem: File photo(REUTERS)

Thiem keen to dethrone Nadal at Roland Garros

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 09, 2021 11:19 AM IST
Thiem said getting the better of Nadal at the French Open would be a massive challenge.
Buglaria's Grigor Dimitrov, right, shakes hands with Austria's Dominic Thiem after Dimitrov won their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021. (AP)
Buglaria's Grigor Dimitrov, right, shakes hands with Austria's Dominic Thiem after Dimitrov won their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021. (AP)

Dimitrov upsets Thiem to reach quarterfinal in Australian Open

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2021 01:18 PM IST
The No. 18-seeded Dimitrov was down a break in each of the first two sets but rallied to keep up the pressure on his tiring opponent.
Australia's Nick Kyrgios, left, congratulates Austria's Dominic Thiem for winning their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Feb. 12, 2021. (AP)
Australia's Nick Kyrgios, left, congratulates Austria's Dominic Thiem for winning their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Feb. 12, 2021. (AP)

Thiem halts The Nick Kyrgios Experience at Australian Open

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 12, 2021 05:55 PM IST
Not surprisingly, the talented and tempestuous Kyrgios was decidedly less amused after his level of play dipped, resulting in a tossed racket, his customary sort of back-and-forth with the chair umpire, a couple of warnings that resulted in a point penalty — and a hard-to-swallow loss to Thiem by a score of 4-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4.
Australia's Nick Kyrgios celebrates after defeating France's Ugo Humbert during their second round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021. (AP Photo/Hamish Blair)(AP)
Australia's Nick Kyrgios celebrates after defeating France's Ugo Humbert during their second round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021. (AP Photo/Hamish Blair)(AP)

Australian Open: Kyrgios saves match points in win over Humbert

AP |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 10, 2021 06:54 PM IST
Kyrgios will meet third-seeded Dominic Thiem in the third round. Thiem lost the final at last year’s Australian Open and went one better to win the US Open title.
Dominic Thiem
Dominic Thiem

It'd be unfair to everyone if Australian Open is cancelled now: Thiem

By hindustantimes.com
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 07:04 PM IST
Theim remains positive despite the tough circumstances, he said "For me it is still reasonable. It sounds harsh now, but there are only 70 players in quarantine, everyone else in Melbourne can train normally. It would be unfair to everyone else who made the long journey if the tournament were to be cancelled now."
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 22, 2020 Russia's Daniil Medvedev with the trophy after winning the final match against Austria's Dominic Thiem(REUTERS)
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 22, 2020 Russia's Daniil Medvedev with the trophy after winning the final match against Austria's Dominic Thiem(REUTERS)

Medvedev, Thiem get tennis set for intriguing 2021

London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 06:31 AM IST
Daniil Madvedev and Dominic Thiem are part of a group of up-and-coming men that also includes Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev and Andrey Rublev, all of whom are showing signs they’re for real and ready to take the next steps.
London: Daniil Medvedev of Russia.(AP)
London: Daniil Medvedev of Russia.(AP)

A refreshing Dominic Thiem for the tennis world

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 06:19 AM IST
Dominic Thiem lost the last match of the year, but in 2020 the Austrian lived up to his promise.
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 22, 2020 Russia's Daniil Medvedev celebrates with the trophy after winning the final match against Austria's Dominic Thiem Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs(Action Images via Reuters)
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 22, 2020 Russia's Daniil Medvedev celebrates with the trophy after winning the final match against Austria's Dominic Thiem Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs(Action Images via Reuters)

Medvedev storms back to beat Thiem and claim ATP Finals title

LONDON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 06:06 AM IST
Thiem was on course to become the first Austrian to win the title, following on from his recent U.S. Open triumph, but the relentless Medvedev turned the tide to strike a blow for the new generation striving to shake up the tennis hierarchy.
Russia's Daniil Medvedev with Spain's Rafael Nadal after winning their semi-final match.(REUTERS)
Russia's Daniil Medvedev with Spain's Rafael Nadal after winning their semi-final match.(REUTERS)

Djokovic and Nadal sent packing by Thiem and Medvedev

LONDON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 09:00 AM IST
As the curtain comes down on London’s 12 years as host of the ATP Tour’s prestigious season-ender, it would have been fitting for Nadal and Djokovic to face off for the 57th time in their glittering careers.
Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates after winning his semifinal match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the ATP World Finals tennis tournament at the O2 arena in London, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. Thiem beat the top-ranked Djokovic 7-5, 6-7 (10), 7-6 (5). (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)(AP)
Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates after winning his semifinal match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the ATP World Finals tennis tournament at the O2 arena in London, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. Thiem beat the top-ranked Djokovic 7-5, 6-7 (10), 7-6 (5). (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)(AP)

Thiem gets past Djokovic in 3-set semifinal at ATP Finals

London | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2020 11:35 PM IST
It’s the first time since 2004 — when Roger Federer, Andy Roddick, Lleyton Hewitt and Marat Safin did it — that the top four players in the rankings filled the four semifinal slots for the ATP Finals.
Dominic Thiem won the first set after coming from 5-2 down in the tiebreaker, saving two set points in the process.(Getty Images)
Dominic Thiem won the first set after coming from 5-2 down in the tiebreaker, saving two set points in the process.(Getty Images)

ATP Finals: Thiem beats Nadal, Tsitsipas outlasts Rublev

London | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 10:04 AM IST
Thiem beat the 20-time Grand Slam champion in straight sets and secured his spot in the semifinals while Tsitsipas outlasted tournament newcomer Andrey Rublev.
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 17, 2020 Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates winning his group stage match against Spain's Rafael Nadal Action Images via Reuters/Toby Melville(Action Images via Reuters)
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 17, 2020 Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates winning his group stage match against Spain's Rafael Nadal Action Images via Reuters/Toby Melville(Action Images via Reuters)

Inspired Thiem outshines Nadal at ATP Finals

LONDON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2020 10:44 PM IST
Spaniard Nadal, bidding to win the only big title to elude him, engineered the first break of the match at 3-3 in the second set only for Thiem to reply in stunning fashion.
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates winning his group stage match against Russia's Andrey Rublev.(Action Images via Reuters)
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates winning his group stage match against Russia's Andrey Rublev.(Action Images via Reuters)

Nadal straight into the groove at ATP Finals, win for Thiem

LONDON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 08:30 AM IST
The 34-year-old Mallorcan has struggled at the ATP’s year-ender with two runner-up finishes in London his best showings.
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 15, 2020 Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates winning his group stage match against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas(Action Images via Reuters)
Tennis - ATP Finals - The O2, London, Britain - November 15, 2020 Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates winning his group stage match against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas(Action Images via Reuters)

Thiem edges Tsitsipas in ATP Finals opener

London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2020 11:28 PM IST
Just as in their showdown 12 months ago, the quality was high but the atmosphere was distinctly flat inside an empty O2 Arena as U.S. Open champion Thiem won 7-6(5) 4-6 6-3.
Austria's Dominic Thiem waves after losing his quarter final match against Russia's Andrey Rublev.(REUTERS)
Austria's Dominic Thiem waves after losing his quarter final match against Russia's Andrey Rublev.(REUTERS)

Recovered Thiem starts preparations for ATP Finals

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 02:23 PM IST
U.S. Open champion Thiem struggled with blisters during the Vienna Open last month and his title defence at his home tournament ended when he lost in the quarter-finals.
Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - October 2, 2020 Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka during his third round match against France's Hugo Gaston REUTERS/Charles Platiau(REUTERS)
Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - October 2, 2020 Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka during his third round match against France's Hugo Gaston REUTERS/Charles Platiau(REUTERS)

Wawrinka out, marathon tiebreak at French Open

Paris | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2020 10:21 AM IST
In another third-round match, it took 36 points in a marathon third-set tiebreaker for Lorenzo Sonego to finally shake off the 27th-seeded American Taylor Fritz.
Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - October 2, 2020 Austria's Dominic Thiem reacts during his third round match against Norway's Casper Ruud(REUTERS)
Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - October 2, 2020 Austria's Dominic Thiem reacts during his third round match against Norway's Casper Ruud(REUTERS)

Thiem schools Ruud to reach fourth round at Roland Garros

Paris | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 06:26 PM IST
The U.S. Open champion, who lost two Rafa Nadal in the last two finals at Roland Garros, struggled with his serve in the opening set and faced six breakpoints but improved as the match progressed under the closed roof of Court Philippe Chatrier.
Paris: Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates winning his second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Jack Sock of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020.(AP)
Paris: Austria's Dominic Thiem celebrates winning his second round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Jack Sock of the U.S. at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020.(AP)

Thiem survives late wobble to ease past American Sock

Paris | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2020 10:11 PM IST
The Austrian third seed, beaten by 19-times Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in the last two Roland Garros finals, was brimming with confidence on his favourite clay surface after winning his first Grand Slam title at this month’s U.S. Open.
Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates his victory against Marin Cilic of Croatia in the first round(Getty Images)
Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates his victory against Marin Cilic of Croatia in the first round(Getty Images)

No U.S. hangover for Thiem as he dispatches Cilic

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2020 12:25 PM IST
It was perhaps closer than the 6-4 6-3 6-3 scoreline suggested but Austrian third seed Thiem sent out a clear message that having won the U.S. Open he is hungry for more.
Bryan Brothers.(Getty Images)
Bryan Brothers.(Getty Images)

“Leander was doing it when we were in diapers”

Mumbai | By Rutvick Mehta
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2020 09:08 PM IST
The Bryan brothers talk of the US Open, Osaka’s activism, the golden generation of doubles, and that old, old question: who invented the chest bump?
Sep 13 2020; Flushing Meadows, New York, USA; Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates with the championship trophy after his match against Alexander Zverev of Germany (not pictured) in the men's singles final match on day fourteen of the 2020 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY(USA TODAY Sports)
Sep 13 2020; Flushing Meadows, New York, USA; Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates with the championship trophy after his match against Alexander Zverev of Germany (not pictured) in the men's singles final match on day fourteen of the 2020 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY(USA TODAY Sports)

With Dominic Thiem’s US Open triumph, tennis bridges a Major generation gap

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Rutvick Mehta
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2020 07:31 AM IST
Nadal, at 19 wins, pulled out due to the Covid-19 situation while Djokovic, world No.1 and expected to make this his 18th Slam win, was expelled in the fourth round after a ball he hit in anger struck a line judge.
New York: Dominic Thiem, of Austria, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Alexander Zverev, of Germany, in the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in New York.AP/PTI(AP14-09-2020_000010A)(AP)
New York: Dominic Thiem, of Austria, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Alexander Zverev, of Germany, in the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in New York.AP/PTI(AP14-09-2020_000010A)(AP)

Dedication finally pays off for US Open champion Dominic Thiem

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 10:30 AM IST
But the Austrian staged a stunning comeback to win 2-6 4-6 6-4 6-3 7-6(6) in a nerve-jangling battle of wills and will now head to the French Open with renewed confidence.
New York: Dominic Thiem, of Austria, right, and Alexander Zverev, of Germany, pose for photos after the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in New York. Thiem defeated Zverev in a tiebreaker. AP/ PTI Photo(AP14-09-2020_000005A)(AP)
New York: Dominic Thiem, of Austria, right, and Alexander Zverev, of Germany, pose for photos after the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in New York. Thiem defeated Zverev in a tiebreaker. AP/ PTI Photo(AP14-09-2020_000005A)(AP)

Zverev left reeling after Grand Slam slips through his fingers

NEW YORK | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 10:26 AM IST
“I was super close to being a Grand Slam champion. I was a few games away, maybe a few points away,” he told reporters. “I don’t think it’s my last chance. I do believe that I will be a Grand Slam champion at some point.”
Dominic Thiem, of Austria, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Alexander Zverev, of Germany, in the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships.(AP)
Dominic Thiem, of Austria, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Alexander Zverev, of Germany, in the men's singles final of the US Open tennis championships.(AP)

Dominic Thiem becomes 1st player since 1949 to win US Open after losing 1st two sets

New York | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 09:53 AM IST
So close to defeat in a nearly empty Arthur Ashe Stadium — Thiem slowly but surely turned things around against a faltering Alexander Zverev and pulled out a 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (6) victory at Flushing Meadows for his first Grand Slam title.
Sep 13, 2020; Flushing Meadows, New York, USA; Dominic Thiem of Austria hits the ball against Alexander Zverev of Germany in the men's singles final match on day 14 of the 2020 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Sports(USA TODAY Sports)
Sep 13, 2020; Flushing Meadows, New York, USA; Dominic Thiem of Austria hits the ball against Alexander Zverev of Germany in the men's singles final match on day 14 of the 2020 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Sports(USA TODAY Sports)

Dominic Thiem claims US Open title after thrilling fightback

NEW YORK | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 06:09 AM IST
Thiem, who had dropped only one set en route to the final, looked stifled by nerves early on but gradually broke the shackles to hit back from a break down to take the third.
Alexander Zverev, of Germany, reacts after defeating Pablo Carreno Busta, of Spain, during a men's semifinal match of the US Open tennis championships.(AP)
Alexander Zverev, of Germany, reacts after defeating Pablo Carreno Busta, of Spain, during a men's semifinal match of the US Open tennis championships.(AP)

Dominic targets new theme in Slams with friendly foe Zverev

Mumbai | By Rutvick Mehta
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 10:49 AM IST
That wasn’t required in this US Open. The absence of Federer and Nadal and Djokovic’s fourth-round disqualification meant the red carpet was effectively rolled out for the GenNext to join the champions’ club.
New York: Alexander Zverev, of Germany, reacts after defeating Pablo Carreno Busta, of Spain, during a men's semifinal match of the US Open tennis championships, Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, in New York.(AP)
New York: Alexander Zverev, of Germany, reacts after defeating Pablo Carreno Busta, of Spain, during a men's semifinal match of the US Open tennis championships, Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, in New York.(AP)

Thiem, Zverev battle to become first new champion in six years

New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 11:40 PM IST
Second-seed Thiem has lost three previous Grand Slam finals -- twice to Rafa Nadal at the French Open and once to world number one Novak Djokovic in Australia -- while Zverev had never previously been beyond the last four at a major.
Sep 11 2020; Flushing Meadows, New York,USA; Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates after match point against Daniil Medvedev of Russia (not pictured) in a men's singles semi-finals match on day twelve of the 2020 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.(USA TODAY Sports)
Sep 11 2020; Flushing Meadows, New York,USA; Dominic Thiem of Austria celebrates after match point against Daniil Medvedev of Russia (not pictured) in a men's singles semi-finals match on day twelve of the 2020 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.(USA TODAY Sports)

Thiem playing as consistently as the ‘Big Three’ - Medvedev

New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 04:04 PM IST
“He played like a real champion,” Medvedev said of Thiem. “That’s actually the stress of the Big Three. No matter which day you play them, it seems like they play the same level.
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