But it's likely he will never get to experience what Coric & Co. did. Next year, Davis Cup will become a season-ending, one-week "World Cup of Tennis" featuring 18 teams battling it out in a best-of-three matches format at a neutral site for most. (In
The event features best-of-three-sets singles and doubles. The final is Sunday. Tiafoe played for Team World at the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague last year. He lost to Croatia's Borna Coric in a deciding five-set match in the Davis Cup semifinals last
After his teammate Steve Johnson takes on Borna Coric—a match Coric won in straight sets—Tiafoe will make his debut against Marin Cilic, the 2014 US Open champion and current world No. 6 who has a 26-10 singles record in the competition. Playing a ... - -
The article, written by Liz Clarke, laid out Tiafoe's entire life from birth to teenage years with respect and care and asked an essential question: Could this boy make it as a pro in tennis, one of the most difficult—and unpredictable—sports in the
Twelve months ago Tiafoe opened the Laver Cup as a Captain's Pick and now, after a breakout year on the tour, he has well and truly arrived on the world stage. In February he won his maiden ATP title at Delray Beach, upsetting del Potro, Hyeon Chung
Tiafoe may be disappointed, but his supporters, especially those at the U.S. Tennis Association, have reason to be encouraged with the 20-year-old's season. He earned his first ATP Tour title in February and sits fifth in the Tour's “Next-Gen” rankings
Frances Tiafoe fought to his first-ever singles victory at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Tuesday. One gets the feeling it won't be the last for the rising young American. Tiafoe overcame the sweltering heat and humidity — and No. 29
In the second round, Tiafoe will face one of his peers, the lightning-quick 19-year-old Alex De Minaur, who sits just one spot behind the American in the rankings. ... Wake up every morning with Tennis Channel Live at the US Open starting at 8 a.m. ET.
Although Stosur is at the tail end of her career, she still owns one of the game's best-ever kick serves and plays some of her best tennis at the US Open, having won here in 2011. Aggressive to a fault, Stosur serves her opponent off the court and
A year ago, with Aussie men's tennis headlines stalking Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic, de Minaur was an unknown commodity. His ranking was north of 180; he didn't even play at Wimbledon, and he lost to Dominic Thiem in his Flushing Meadows ...
The 21-year-old Coric called his victory over Tiafoe "the most special moment of my whole life by far", but even he conceded that playing five sets of emotional tennis takes too much of a toll. "From the players point of view, I think it's going to
Frances Tiafoe: The 20-year-old is — still — on the rise. He won a Delray Beach title in February — the first American to win an ATP Tour event since 2002. Tiafoe nearly upset Federer in Round 1 of the Open last year. Tennis America needs Tiafoe to
The week post-US Open saw tennis players engaged in the WTA tournaments in Hiroshima and Quebec and in the semi-finals of the last historical edition (at least as we have always known it) of the Davis Cup. ... Frances Tiafoe - Davis Cup. The decisive
Ramos officiated the second singles match between Marin Cilic and Frances Tiafoe, which was completed without incident. Ramos calmed the raucous crowd on several occasions and came down from his chair to check a few ball marks in the clay but ...
France reached the final of the 2018 Davis Cup by winning the third rubber against Spain in the semi-final on Saturday. Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut saw off Marcel Granollers and Feliciano Lopez in straight sets, 6-0, 6-4, 7-6(7), at the Stade