Monday, February 17, 2020

Tennis

Gaël Monfils continues in Rotterdam

Gaël Monfils exults after his victory Sunday February 16 in Rotterdam against the young Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime (6-2, 6-4). EVA PLEVIER / REUTERSGaël Monfils, 9e is the third player to take the most ATP points since the...

In South Africa, tennis to win back townships

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Novak Djokovic or the misfortunes of a king

Eight finals in Melbourne, eight titles, nobody has done better than Novak Djokovic in the history of tennis, winner on Sunday February 2 of his 17th Grand Slam. WILLIAM WEST / AFPWe were far from the masterpiece...

Novak Djokovic wins the Australian Open

Novak Djokovic in his match against Dominic Thiem in the Australian Open final. GREG WOOD / AFPNovak Djokovic won his eighth Australian Open on Sunday February 2, beating Dominic Thiem 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, synonymous with...

American Sofia Kenin Wins Australian Open First Grand Slam Title

Sofia Kenin after her victory over Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the Australian Open final on February 1. WILLIAM WEST / AFPAmerican Sofia Kenin (15e world) won, saturday 1st February, the Australian Open - and thus won its...

Thiem dominates Zverev and prepares for the Djokovic event in the final

Dominic Thiem is in the final of the Australian Open WILLIAM WEST / AFPHe got out of the German trap, but here he is facing the Serbian summit. At the end of a meeting hung against the...

Mladenovic wins second Australian Open doubles with Babos

They have eleven straight wins in a row: Kristina Mladenovic and her Hungarian friend Timea Babos win their second Australian Open in doubles. The Franco-Hungarian pair beat Barbora Strycova and Hsieh Su-wei 6-2, 6-1 in the Australian Open final....

Djokovic too strong for Federer, will play his eighth final

After his victory over Federer, Novak Djokovic qualified for his eighth final in Melbourne, Thursday January 30, 2020. GREG WOOD / AFPNovak Djokovic did not have much difficulty, Thursday, January 30, in beating Roger Federer (3e), physically...

Dominic Thiem grew up at the Australian Open

Dominic Thiem, in his quarter-final against Rafael Nadal, January 29 in Melbourne. WILLIAM WEST / AFPExcept for his new haircut - halfway between a Cristiano Ronaldo version "spaghetti hair" and a Roger Federer teenager - there are...

Australian Open final pits Garbine Muguruza and Sofia Kenin

Garbine Muguruza has won two Grand Slam titles at Wimbledon and Roland-Garros. WILLIAM WEST / AFPTime was beginning to be long for Garbine Muguruza. The Spanish player had not reached the final of a Major tennis tournament...

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