Arriving at the US Open last month, Nick Kyrgios found his locker stationed next to that of Denis Shapovalov. As a man with a strong sense of irony, he might have grinned – or perhaps grimaced – at the coincidence. In 2014, Kyrgios had come to New York
Our most recent podcast guest, Rajeev Ram, talks about life on the ATP Tour. We're going dark this week but we'll .... Unusual, hard-to-replicate players like Denis Shapovalov. And the answer varies ... The association also announced its continued
Arriving at the US Open last month, Nick Kyrgios found his locker stationed next to that of Denis Shapovalov. As a man with a sense of irony, he might have grinned at the coincidence. ... I don't talk to too many though.” But there are no guarantees
Until this summer, Denis Shapovalov was hammering his way through the Future and Challenger circuits, yet the tennis of the young Canadian was already capturing the imagination. It was explosive, creative, uninhibited—in short, a breath of fresh air
So says the American player Jack Sock, whose Laver Cup debut was distinguished by a memorable pep talk from the World's captain John McEnroe. In the end ... McEnroe's unpredictable interventions – which also included an impromptu backhand clinic in the - -
Teenager Wu Yibing is doing his best to put the debate back on the agenda, prompting talk that China might finally have unearthed a male player to fill the void left by former women's world No. 2 Li Na. The 17-year-old won the junior ... Many pitfalls
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal playing on the same team was a blockbuster success for the Laver Cup and providing some of the most amazing images in all of tennis history (really, no exaggeration). The Laver Cup, a ... Team World had youth with young
We can't yet confirm if he was born with it (maybe it's Maybelline) but Shapovalov has been rockin' the luscious locks for a long time. Here's a video of him playing tennis at eight years old. It seems as though he has progressed from headband to hat. - -
Instead, all the talk now is who — Nadal or Federer — would end the year as world No. 1 in men's tennis. Federer, 36, has ended the year on top five times — from 2004 to 2007, and then again in 2009, putting him on par with American legend Jimmy
NEW YORK – Canada's Denis Shapovalov struggled with mental errors but pushed 12th seed Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain to three tiebreaks in a 7-6, 7-6, 7-6 loss on Sunday in the fourth round of the U.S. Open. Shapovalov's inability to find his forehand ... - -
Denis Shapovalov emerged as the talk of Canada and the tennis world this week after his breathtaking run to the semi-finals of the Coupe Rogers in Montreal. But had he not saved four match points in the opening round against Rogerio Dutra Silva, the 18 ...
"I loved watching Denis play," he said. "I think he had the matches of the tournament, with all these great three-setters that he had, especially the one against Rafa. I think he caught the attention of the tennis world, and rightfully so. I really - -
Five nights after the worst day of his young life, Denis Shapovalov was on the telephone and his voice cracked a little. The 17-year-old, widely considered a rising star in Canadian tennis, was waiting to board a flight from Toronto to Montreal. But
Shapovalov Talks Training With Günter Bresnik And Next Gen ATP Finals. Jan152017. ATP Staff ... At age 17, Denis Shapovalov was hoping to merely get his feet wet on the pro circuit, as he entered his first ATP Challenger Tour and ATP World Tour events
Next Generation players may be strong and really cool to watch, but sometimes on court they can get very crazy. The Canadian Denis Shapovalov strongly argued with the umpire for a line call during his four-set loss to Jerzy Janowicz at Wimbledon.