Underarm serves return to Paris, 30 years after Chang’s shot

Sports 05/30/19, 13:34

Thirty years after Michael Chang hit the most famous underarm serve in history at the French Open, that little bit of strategy — frowned upon by some — is making its way back into tennis, it seems.Alexander Bublik served that way three times against 2018 runner-up Dominic Thiem in the ...

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from French Open

Sports 05/24/19, 07:50

French Open organizers say Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the clay-court Grand Slam tournament.The reason for the Australian player's withdrawal was not immediately clear.Last week, the 36th-ranked Kyrgios defaulted and was fined during his second-round match at the Italian Open after an outburst of rage.The withdrawal came only days after ...

Crafty Kyrgios leaves Medvedev slamming his racket

Tennis 05/14/19, 08:17

Nick Kyrgios took full advantage of his crafty game to eliminate Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 in the first round of the Italian Open on Tuesday.For his first win on clay this year, Kyrgios was full of smiles as he fired aces and passing shots seemingly at will.Medvedev played better ...

Nadal tumbles out of Mexican Open, falling to Kyrgios

Sports 02/28/19, 12:17

Rafael Nadal tumbled out of the Mexican Open on Wednesday night, squandering three match points in a 3-6, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (6) loss to Australia's Nick Kyrgios.Playing his first event since losing to Novak Djokovic in late January in the Australian Open final, the top-seeded Nadal dropped the first two ...

De Minaur in Australia’s Davis Cup team; Tomic, Kyrgios out

Tennis 01/22/19, 08:48

Alex de Minaur is in. Nick Kyrgios is out. Bernard Tomic was not even a consideration.There were no surprises in the team Lleyton Hewitt picked for Australia's Davis Cup match against Bosnia and Herzegovina next month.The squad was published in a news release Tuesday after the last of the local ...

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