The Malta Independent 11 December 2018, Tuesday


Tennis: Big 3 of Djokovic, Nadal, Federer closes 2018 ranked 1-2-3

Monday, 26 November 2018, 20:21 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

The Big Three is the year-end top three, something that last happened in 2014. With Novak Djokovic at No. 1, Rafael Nadal at No. 2 and Roger Federer at No. 3 on Monday, that trio of tennis greats...

Tennis: French players united in defeat against Davis Cup overhaul

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 21:41 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

French players don't like the new Davis Cup format and they're saying it loud and clear. After failing to defend their title this weekend in northern France in a 3-1 loss to Croatia, the French...

Tennis: Cilic stays in control as Croatia wins Davis Cup

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 20:10 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

After an agonizing defeat in Croatia's previous Davis Cup final, there was no letdown for Marin Cilic this time. Cilic was two sets up against Juan Martin del Potro two years ago in Zagreb, with...

Tennis: Doubles win keeps French hopes alive in Davis Cup final

Saturday, 24 November 2018, 20:10 Last update: about 16 days ago Associated Press

Suddenly realizing he was listening to France's national anthem for maybe the last time in his Davis Cup captain role, Yannick Noah could not hold back tears. Standing next to his players during...

Tennis: ITF president says Davis Cup, ATP Cup could 'work together'

Saturday, 24 November 2018, 15:40 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

ITF president David Haggerty is confident he can find a deal with the ATP to make sure their two team competitions do not clash on an already busy calendar. Speaking in France at the final of the...

Tennis: Croatia ease to 2-0 lead over France in Davis Cup final

Friday, 23 November 2018, 19:49 Last update: about 17 days ago Associated Press

Croatia is on the verge of its second Davis Cup crown after Borna Coric and Marin Cilic dispatched their France rivals in the opening singles of the final on Friday. Croatia, which won its sole...

Tennis: Zverev beats Djokovic in 2 sets to win ATP Finals title

Sunday, 18 November 2018, 20:52 Last update: about 22 days ago Associated Press

Alexander Zverev upset Novak Djokovic to claim the biggest title of his career with a 6-4, 6-3 victory at the ATP Finals on Sunday. The 21-year-old Zverev is the youngest champion of the...

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