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Classic Match of the Week: Roger Returns

Classic Match of the Week: Roger Returns

Roger Federer seems to be back into some kind of form after his recent slump, reaching the semi-finals at what is probably considered the most important tournament to him – the Basel Open. He holds many records at the tournament, including: Most singles titles: 5 (2006, 07, 08, 10, 11) Most consecutive singles finals: 3 … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Andy Murray received his OBE yesterday. Today he has a further honour; featuring in TPFTennis’s Classic Match of the Week! Instead of picking the fantastic Wimbledon final of this year (which will no doubt be featured at a later date), I have decided to pick his quarter-final victory over Fernando Verdasco. Perhaps more overshadowed by … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Shanghai Masters is the penultimate Masters event of the year and this year, at the time of writing, it has a tasty semi-final line-up of Novak Djokovic V Jo-Wilfred Tsonga and Rafael Nadal V Juan Martin del Potro. Last year produced an excellent final. In fact, it was that good we decided to make it … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Serena Williams will end the year as the WTA world number one regardless of any further results. She has won three of the four slams this year. To commemorate her guaranteeing a third year as ending as No 1, this week’s Classic is her first Wimbledon triumph –  back in 2002. – Nathan Morley

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Andy Murray’s US Open title defence took a premature end with a straight sets defeat to Stan Wawrinka on Thursday. This week we look back at the first team he reached a slam final. Cast your mind back to New York in 2008. Nadal had won the two previous slams on the clay of Paris … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

With tomorrow being finals day at the AEGON Championships, this week’s classic comes in the form of an unforgettable final at Queen’s. Cast your minds back to 2008, when the tournament was branded red instead of the current blue of AEGON, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic met in a fantastic final. It may not have … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week is a new feature to TPF Tennis. Each week we select a classic match of tennis and help you re-visit or discover it, whether it be related to what’s in the headlines, the current tournaments or just a favourite of ours! Here’s our second instalment. You can view last week’s by … Continue reading

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week

Classic Match of the Week is a new feature to TPF Tennis. Each week we plan to select a classic match of tennis and help you re-visit or discover it, whether it be related to what’s in the headlines, the current tournaments or just a favourite of ours! Here’s our first instalment. The 1999 French … Continue reading