Zverev, again as expected, narrowed the gap to 3-2, but this time it was Tiafoe who played big-boy tennis and used his 130-m.p.h. serve to hold for 4-2. From there, Zverev, coming off two full weeks of play and a perhaps ill-advised doubles match on - -
On Monday, he rose to a career-high ranking of No. 7. And with No. 4 Stan Wawrinka and No. 5 Novak Djokovic out of the United States Open with injuries and No. 1 Andy Murray and No. 6 Marin Cilic questionable, Zverev is likely to be a -five seed at - -
seed and 2013 champion Rafael Nadal, No. 4 seed Alexander Zverev and No. 7 seed Grigor Dimitrov are in second-round action on Wednesday at the Western & Southern Open. In addition, there are three other seeds trying to reach the third round: No. - -
World number seven Zverev, who stunned Roger Federer in the Montreal final last week after claiming the title in Washington D.C., was on a 10-match winning streak but faded in the final set against energetic baseliner Tiafoe, who won 4-6 6-3 6-4. It
1 seeds in the Western & Southern Open — advanced with straight-set wins Wednesday, while the rest of their brackets suffered more losses. Nadal sat out an hour-long ... 4 Alexander Zverev, who was coming off his second ATP Masters title in Montreal.
The ATP launched its ambitious #NextGen campaign in March of 2016 after noticing there were a robust 14 players born in 1995 or later ranked among the world's 200 players -- including six in the 100. The anointed lads soaked up a lot of printer
It was by beating Shapovalov in the semifinals that Zverev became the first to qualify the Next Gen ATP Finals, a new tournament the best 21-and-under players to be staged in Milan in November. With growing attention on the tennis youth, here's
I think there's so many expectations Dominic [Thiem], so many Nick Kyrgios. I'm not the only one,” Zverev said. “So I try not to read too much in the media, what they think I might become or who the players think I might become. Because - -
The fifth-seeded Svitolina ousted sixth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets in the WTA Rogers Cup final Sunday at the Aviva Centre in Toronto—6-4, 6-0—and fourth-seeded Zverev stunned second-seeded Roger Federer in the ATP Coupe Rogers final
Alexander Zverev enters the US Open confident and feels his best ahead of any Grand Slam event, even after a fatigue-filled loss Wednesday in his ATP Cincinnati Masters opener. US 19-year-old wildcard Frances Tiafoe beat the seventh-ranked German 4-6 ...
Zverev, coming off titles in Montreal and Washington and seeking his sixth of the year, admitted exhaustion was a factor in his 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 loss to US teen wildcard Frances Tiafoe, saying the toll of his extraordinary run caught up with him. “I'm
1 seeds in the Western & Southern Open -- advanced with straight-set wins Wednesday, while the rest of their brackets suffered more losses. Nadal sat out an hour-long ... 4 Alexander Zverev, who was coming off his second ATP Masters title in Montreal.
4 Alexander Zverev, who was coming off his second ATP Masters title in Montreal. The 19-year-old American hadn't taken a set in his two career matches against Zverev, but rallied a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory that ended Zverev's streak of 10 straight
The #NextGenATP German was in a relentless rhythm throughout the final in Montreal and would take the title 6-3, 6-4 over Roger Federer. Zverev claimed his second ATP World Tour Masters 1000 ... "I feel like I'm playing the right tennis, well enough
WASHINGTON (AP) — The past champions whose names line the grandstands at the Citi Open include Andre Agassi (five times), Jimmy Connors, Stefan Edberg and Ivan Lendl. On Sunday, Alexander Zverev showed he may one day belong among such ... -