Tennis: Grand Slam talk was too big too soon, says Tsitsipas

MUMBAI (REUTERS) – Stefanos Tsitsipas set himself the target of claiming a Grand Slam title in 2020 after winning last year’s season-ending ATP Finals but the young Greek feels that in hindsight the statement was “too big” and burdened him with extra pressure. Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer have shared all the Grand Slams between them since Swiss […]

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Fabio Fognini undergoes surgery on both ankles

Italy’s world No 11 Fabio Fognini has undergone surgery on both ankles to cure a long-standing problem. The 33-year-old has said he had hoped the two-month break due to the coronavirus pandemic will have improved his situation. No professional tournaments have been played since the start of March because of the pandemic, and the ATP Tour has been suspended until […]

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Tennis: Italian Fabio Fognini has operation on both ankles with season stalled by coronavirus

MILAN (AFP) – Italy’s Fabio Fognini announced on Saturday (May 30) that he will take advantage of the coronavirus-enforced break from tennis to undergo surgery on both his ankles. “After a medical examination and a long discussion with my team, I decided to have arthroscopy surgery on both ankles,” the 33-year-old said on Twitter. “I will undergo surgery in Italy […]

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