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UTS, a competition created by Patrick Mouratoglou, will return in 2023
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UTS, a competition created by Patrick Mouratoglou, will return in 2023

2023 will see the return of the Ultimate Tennis Showdown (UTS). The competition created by Patrick Mouratoglou returns and will offer a new formula presenting a sort of mini-championship in four stages. UTS will visit the United States (July 20-23), Europe (September 14-17) and Asia-Middle East (November 30-December 3). Finally, the final will take place...

Canada wins its first Davis Cup by beating Australia in the final
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Canada wins its first Davis Cup by beating Australia in the final

For the semi-finals of this Davis Cup 2022, the fans who had made the trip to Malaga (in terms of atmosphere we were still closer to a big ATP 250 than atmospheres dear to the old formula), had been entitled to the starter-dish-dessert formula, each meeting having had to go through the decisive double to...

Australia knock out Croatia to advance to Davis Cup final
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Australia knock out Croatia to advance to Davis Cup final

We had to go through the decisive double to decide the winner of this semi-final between Australia and Croatia. The Purcell-Thompson pair offered Australia a ticket to the Davis Cup final by winning against Croatians Pavic and Mektic (6-7 (3), 7-5, 6-4) this Friday evening. In the first single of the day, Borna Coric had...

Casper Ruud in the Masters semi-finals after his victory over Taylor Fritz
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Casper Ruud in the Masters semi-finals after his victory over Taylor Fritz

Casper Ruud will play in the semi-finals of the Masters for the second consecutive year. Indeed, his victory over Taylor Fritz gives him the lead of the green group and ensures that he will not be overtaken by any of his rivals. Furthermore, this victory definitively eliminates Rafael Nadal. The Spaniard, beaten by Félix Auger-Aliassime...

Novak Djokovic impressed by Holger Rune: “He deserves this title”
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Novak Djokovic impressed by Holger Rune: “He deserves this title”

“What impressed you the most about Holger Rune during this final?His “fighting spirit”, his pugnacity. For someone so young to show that maturity in a game like this is impressive. He had the week of his life beating five top 10 players, that’s impressive. He deserves this title. I had opportunities in every set. At...

Caroline Garcia beaten by Iga Swiatek at the Masters
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Caroline Garcia beaten by Iga Swiatek at the Masters

Caroline Garcia conceded her first defeat in this Masters and the score (6-3, 6-2) is very severe as the response she offered to Iga Swiatek’s tennis during the first set was a superb promotion for the women’s tennis. It’s very simple, for eight games, there were almost only winning moves. As usual, Garcia attempted aggression...

Gilles Simon had only one word after the last match of his career at the Rolex Paris Masters: “Thank you”
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Gilles Simon had only one word after the last match of his career at the Rolex Paris Masters: “Thank you”

The on-court ceremony featured video tributes from Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Gaël Monfils, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. The Serb also recalls Simon’s involvement in the Players’ Council. Microphone in hand, Simon thanked the French Tennis Federation, Amélie Mauresmo, director of Roland-Garros, and Cédric Pioline, director of the Rolex Paris Masters, for allowing him this last lap...