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A file photo of Novak Djokovic.(REUTERS)

Why wait for a pandemic? - Djokovic plan for low-ranked players queried

Brisbane | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2020 01:15 PM IST
Brisbane-based Millman, Australia’s number three, said the “unfairness of the lower tours” meant he had always been “uncomfortable” with the “top end heavy sport”.
Switzerland's Roger Federer, right, is congratulated by Australia's John Millman.(AP)
Switzerland's Roger Federer, right, is congratulated by Australia's John Millman.(AP)

‘Aussies & ball-tampering’: Federer’s opponent accused of altering ball condition

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2020 12:26 PM IST
Australian Open 2020: Maria Sharapova’s former coach Sven Groeneveld, in a tweet, pointed out that Millman was captured rubbing two tennis balls on his wet t-shirt, which helps in speeding up the serve after it hits the ground.
Australian Open Day 6 Highlights.(REUTERS)
Australian Open Day 6 Highlights.(REUTERS)

Australian Open Highlights: More upsets on Day 6, Kyrgios battles past Khachanov in five-set thriller

end | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2020 06:59 PM IST
Australian Open Day 6 Highlights: Follow the action, score and updates of Australian Open Day 5.
Switzerland's Roger Federer and Australia's John Millman hug each other after their match.(REUTERS)
Switzerland's Roger Federer and Australia's John Millman hug each other after their match.(REUTERS)

Australian Open 2020: Roger Federer survives John Millman scare to enter fourth round

Melbourne | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 08:20 PM IST
The Swiss master was rattled by the all-guns-blazing Australian, but finally scraped past him 4-6, 7-6 (7/2), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (10/8) to stay alive in his quest for a 21st Grand Slam title.
Australian Open Day 4 Highlights: Nadal, Halep progress; Sania exits.(AFP)
Australian Open Day 4 Highlights: Nadal, Halep progress; Sania exits.(AFP)

Australian Open Day 4 Highlights: Nadal, Halep progress; Sania exits

slug | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2020 08:10 PM IST
Australian Open Day 4 Highlights: Follow the live action, score and updates of Australian Open Day 4.
File image of John Millman(REUTERS)
File image of John Millman(REUTERS)

Australian Open: Let them drink, let them shout - Aussie Millman loves a rowdy crowd

Melbourne | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2020 03:07 PM IST
Tsitsipas made his plea after his first-round win on Margaret Court Arena on Monday, when Melbourne’s large Greek community turned out in force to cheer him to victory.
Canada's Denis Shapovalov reacts during his Quarter Final singles match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic.(REUTERS)
Canada's Denis Shapovalov reacts during his Quarter Final singles match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic.(REUTERS)

Denis Shapovalov falls to French qualifier Ugo Humbert in Auckland

Auckland | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 04:36 PM IST
There was only one break in each set of the evenly contested clash with Humbert winning 7-5, 6-4, clinching the victory with the Canadian’s sixth double fault.
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with the trophy after winning.(REUTERS)
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with the trophy after winning.(REUTERS)

Novak Djokovic beats John Millman 6-3, 6-2 to clinch Japan Open

Tokyo | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 06, 2019 02:43 PM IST
Djokovic, who played his first Japanese competition ever, dominated throughout the week, never losing a single set to claim the trophy.
Aug 27, 2019; Flushing, NY, USA; Rafael Nadal of Spain after beating John Millman of Australia in the first round on day two of the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports(USA TODAY Sports)
Aug 27, 2019; Flushing, NY, USA; Rafael Nadal of Spain after beating John Millman of Australia in the first round on day two of the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports(USA TODAY Sports)

Nadal rampant at US Open as Thiem, Tsitsipas lead exodus

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2019 09:53 AM IST
The Spanish second seed -- US Open champion in 2010, 2013 and 2017 -- needed barely two hours to see Millman off 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 at Arthur Ashe Stadium
File image of Naomi Osaka(USA TODAY Sports)
File image of Naomi Osaka(USA TODAY Sports)

U.S. Open: Osaka, Nadal, Coco open campaigns on day two

New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 09:44 AM IST
World number one Naomi Osaka begins her U.S. Open title defence on day two of the championships on Tuesday.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India plays a backhand.(Getty Images)
Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India plays a backhand.(Getty Images)

Prajnesh Gunneswaran advances in Los Kabos with win over World No. 67 John Millman

Los Kabos | By PTI
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2019 06:28 PM IST
The Indian left-hander, ranked 90 in the world, beat his Australian rival 6-4 1-6 6-2 in one hour and 49 minutes on Monday night.
Germany's Alexander Zverev celebrates winning his first round match of the French Open.(AP)
Germany's Alexander Zverev celebrates winning his first round match of the French Open.(AP)

Fifth seed Alexander Zverev survives first-round scare in French Open

Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 07:08 PM IST
Alexander Zverev, bidding to become the first German man to win the Roland Garros title since Henner Henkel in 1937, claimed a 7-6 (7/4), 6-3, 2-6, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 victory in the longest match of the tournament so far at four hours and 11 minutes.
Australia’s Nick Kyrgios in action during his match against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka.(REUTERS)
Australia’s Nick Kyrgios in action during his match against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka.(REUTERS)

Nick Kyrgios out-lasts Stan Wawrinka to reach Mexico Open semi-finals

Acapulco | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2019 12:19 PM IST
Kyrgios out-lasted Wawrinka 7-5, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4 to book a meeting with either John Isner or John Millman for a place in the final.
Switzerland's Roger Federer hits a return against Britain's Daniel Evans during their men's singles match on day three of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne(AFP)
Switzerland's Roger Federer hits a return against Britain's Daniel Evans during their men's singles match on day three of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne(AFP)

Australian Open 2019: New balls, different spin - Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal exchange shots

Melbourne | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 09:39 AM IST
Roger Federer, winner of 20 Slams, says the new Japanese-made Dunlop balls behave differently in cooler night conditions and do not allow players to “out-spin” rivals.
File image of Rafael Nadal.(AFP)
File image of Rafael Nadal.(AFP)

Rafael Nadal says ‘no pain’ after Sydney tie as Slam looms

Sydney | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2019 08:36 AM IST
The Spaniard teamed up with Canadian Milos Raonic to defeat Australians Nick Kyrgios and John Millman in the FAST4 Showdown on Monday evening.
Roger Federer returns a ball to Filip Krajinovic during their first round match at the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament.(AP)
Roger Federer returns a ball to Filip Krajinovic during their first round match at the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament.(AP)

Federer digs deep to reach Basel second round

Basel | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2018 08:55 AM IST
The eight-time champion flirted with his earliest exit in Basel since his 1998 debut as a teenager, but came out on top in a nervy deciding set.
File image of Roger Federer.(AP)
File image of Roger Federer.(AP)

Roger Federer reveals long-standing hand injury

Basel | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 11:01 AM IST
The 20-time Grand Slam winner told Germany’s Sonntag Zeitung of the problem which began when he trained for the grasscourt season.
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates his victory against Daniil Medvedev of Russia. REUTERS/Aly Song(REUTERS)
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates his victory against Daniil Medvedev of Russia. REUTERS/Aly Song(REUTERS)

Shanghai Masters: Federer survives Medvedev scare to enter last-16

Shanghai | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 11:00 PM IST
Both players failed to take their opportunities to take an early lead in the final set before two unforced errors from Medvedev handed Federer a break in the ninth game.
File picture of Roger Federer(REUTERS)
File picture of Roger Federer(REUTERS)

Roger Federer looks to kickstart Shanghai Masters with a bang

Shanghai | By ANI
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 12:20 PM IST
The 37-year-old will be heading into the tournament, having won 13 of his last 16 matches.
Roger Federer of Switzerland hits a return as he takes part in a training session at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament.(AFP)
Roger Federer of Switzerland hits a return as he takes part in a training session at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament.(AFP)

Tip-top Roger Federer ‘where I want to be’ for Shanghai defence

Shanghai | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2018 04:37 PM IST
Roger Federer has been carefully managing his schedule in recent years, cutting out the clay-court segment of the season since 2017 to wring the most out of his ageing body.
Novak Djokovic will have to neutralize Juan Martin Del Potro’s blistering serve at the Arthur Ashe Stadium.(NYT)
Novak Djokovic will have to neutralize Juan Martin Del Potro’s blistering serve at the Arthur Ashe Stadium.(NYT)

US Open 2018: Djokovic and Del Potro set for big clash of styles in final

New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2018 12:37 PM IST
Novak Djokovic has 13 Grand Slam titles; Juan Martin Del Potro has just one, a US Open championship he wrested from then-defending champion Roger Federer in 2009.
Novak Djokovic hits a return to John Millman during their US Open men's Singles quarter-finals match.(AFP)
Novak Djokovic hits a return to John Millman during their US Open men's Singles quarter-finals match.(AFP)

Novak Djokovic beats John Millman, to face Kei Nishikori in US Open semi-finals

New York | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2018 09:57 AM IST
Novak Djokovic ended John Millman’s fairytale US Open run on Wednesday, beating the 55th-ranked Australian in straight sets to book a semi-final clash with Kei Nishikori.
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates his victory over Marin Cilic of Croatia during their US Open encounter.(AFP)
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates his victory over Marin Cilic of Croatia during their US Open encounter.(AFP)

Kei Nishikori takes revenge on Marin Cilic, books US Open semi-final berth

New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2018 08:49 AM IST
Kei Nishikori rallied to beat Marin Cilic 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-4 in a match that lasted 4 hours, 8 minutes at the US Open 2018.
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 03: Roger Federer of Switzerland following defeat during the men's singles fourth round match against John Milman of Australia on Day Eight of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.(AFP)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 03: Roger Federer of Switzerland following defeat during the men's singles fourth round match against John Milman of Australia on Day Eight of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.(AFP)

I struggled to breathe in shock US Open loss: Roger Federer

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2018 02:53 PM IST
Federer said he did not regret his decision to invite Millman to come and train with him after the Australian had suffered a first round loss at Roland Garros.
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 03: Roger Federer of Switzerland during the men's singles fourth round match against John Milman of Australia on Day Eight of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.(AFP)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 03: Roger Federer of Switzerland during the men's singles fourth round match against John Milman of Australia on Day Eight of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.(AFP)

Five-time champion Roger Federer knocked out of US Open by Aussie John Millman

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2018 09:08 PM IST
Millman’s 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (9/7), 7-6 (7/3) victory in his first Grand Slam fourth round match scuppered a blockbuster quarter-final between Federer and Novak Djokovic.
Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a match against Joao Sousa of Portugal at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, Sept. 3, 2018. Djokovic won 6-3, 6-4, 6-3.(NYT)
Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a match against Joao Sousa of Portugal at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, Sept. 3, 2018. Djokovic won 6-3, 6-4, 6-3.(NYT)

Novak Djokovic books US Open quarter-final berth; to face Federer’s vanquisher Millman

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2018 04:17 PM IST
Djokovic, who ended a 54-week title drought with his 13th Grand Slam crown at Wimbledon, will play the winner of a night match between five-time US Open champion Federer and John Millman.
Roger Federer of Switzerland hits to Nick Kyrgios of Australia in a third round US Open match.(USA TODAY Sports)
Roger Federer of Switzerland hits to Nick Kyrgios of Australia in a third round US Open match.(USA TODAY Sports)

Roger Federer out-maneuvers Nick Kyrgios as Angelique Kerber, Alexander Zverev fall at US Open

New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2018 12:57 PM IST
Roger Federer handed Nick Kyrgios a 6-4 6-1 7-5 tennis masterclass by storming into the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Saturday with a ruthless display that left the Australian talking to himself and waving the white flag.
Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri has qualified for the main draw of men’s singles at Wimbledon.(AFP)
Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri has qualified for the main draw of men’s singles at Wimbledon.(AFP)

Yuki Bhambri finds Thomas Fabbiano in Wimbledon opener, six Indians in doubles

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 29, 2018 08:22 PM IST
Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri will meet Thomas Fabbiano in the opening round of Wimbledon.
Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov reacts after winning a point against Bosnia and Herzegovina's Damir Dzumhur during their first round men's singles match at the ATP Queen's Club Championships.(AFP)
Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov reacts after winning a point against Bosnia and Herzegovina's Damir Dzumhur during their first round men's singles match at the ATP Queen's Club Championships.(AFP)

Grigor Dimitrov sets up Novak Djokovic clash at Queen’s Club Championships

London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2018 09:03 PM IST
Grigor Dimitrov was edged out in a second-set tiebreak by Damir Dzumhur but eventually prevailed 6-3 6-7(4) 6-3.
Marco Cecchinato became the first lucky loser to win a title since Leonardo Mayer triumphed in Hamburg in July 2017.(AFP)
Marco Cecchinato became the first lucky loser to win a title since Leonardo Mayer triumphed in Hamburg in July 2017.(AFP)

Lucky loser Marco Cecchinato claims maiden ATP title in Hungary

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2018 01:04 PM IST
Marco Cecchinato claimed his maiden ATP title after beating John Millman 7-5, 6-4 in the final of the Hungary Open. The Italian had earlier failed to qualify for the main event after losing in the qualifying.
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