Grand Slam

How does the Wimbledon Seeding System Work?

The seeding system in tennis is very simple. The seeds are the top 32 players…

Grand Slam finals

Players Who have lost the most Grand Slam finals

There have been various players in the history of Tennis to triumph in Grand Slams…

Federer-Djokovic: A memorable Wimbledon final?

“Suffer little children”, crooned The Smiths’ Morrissey in one of the creepiest songs ever written.…

Of denouements, legacies and Roger Federer - essentiallysports.com

Of Denouements, Legacies and Roger Federer

Before today, Roger Federer’s last Grand Slam was Wimbledon 2012. It was before people started…

Top 5 One Slam Wonders

There are only four Grand Slams in a year that are the highest echelons of…

Sportspersons Speeches That Inspired the World

Sportspersons have a very peculiar kind of magic. They win fans all over the globe…

David Ferrer

Top 5 Underrated Tennis Players

There have been various stars on the tennis circuit in recent years who have come…

The Fedex-Rafa rivalry

Not many would have tipped the 2017 Australian Open to mark the return of Roger…

Saturday’s showpiece finale: Venus and Serena- The Ageless Williamses

It was hard to keep our eyes off Venus Williams as she began her swan…

Djokovic: Earliest Grand Slam Exits

Novak Djokovic’s second round exit triggered by World Number 117 Denis Istomin has to be…

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Rafael Nadal Will Win One More Slam

Not many players have achieved what Rafael Nadal has. Sixteen years back Nadal himself wouldn’t…

Djokovic vs Wawrinka: The final act at Flushing Meadows

It’s down to the last two. After 13 days of action, grunts, disappointments, walkovers, retirements…

Soares,Murray lift US Open doubles trophy - essentiallysports.com

Nine amazing US Open facts you probably didn’t know about

Here are nine US Open facts you probably never knew about. Better late than never!…

Federer sets the world on fire:Best Tweets about Federer - essentiallysports.com

Federer’s 18th Slam bid lives on

On Centre Court, Roger Federer turned back the clock in spectacular fashion to register a…

Venus Williams Stages Astonishing Comeback

Wimbledon has reached its last stages and we have all the four women semi-finalists. While…

Best Matches: 3rd Round Preview, Wimbledon 2016

With only 32 players left in each draw, the 3rd Round of Wimbledon 2016 has…

Can Serena win her 22nd slam at this Wimbledon?

With Wimbledon less than three weeks away, one of the most pertinent questions lurking the…

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10 Nadal Stats You Might Have Never Heard Of

EssentiallySports brings you some of the most magnificent stats-cum-facts from the career of the king…

Maria Sharapova-Where to from here?

The Maria Sharapova revelation has taken the world by storm. The most marketable female athlete…

Angelique Kerber

Kerber stuns Williams to win Australian Open title

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Angelique Kerber upset world number one Serena Williams 6-4 3-6 6-4 to…

Johanna Konta

No split loyalties for tri-citizen Konta

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – With not one, or two but three passports in her possession, Britain’s…

Ferrer blocking Murray’s path to first Australian Open title

REUTERS – World number two Andy Murray, four times a losing finalist, will continue his…

Serena Williams

Longevity has its place but Serena just wants to have fun

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Serena Williams, with 21 grand slam titles in her trophy cabinet, thinks…

Zhang Shuai

Qualifier Zhang keeps China alive into fourth round

By Nick Mulvenney MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Qualifier Zhang Shuai thinks she can become China’s second…

Serena Williams

Serena expects Venus to be back in Melbourne next year

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Serena Williams expects her sister Venus to be back at Melbourne Park…

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Will the real Dimitrov and Bouchard please stand up?

2015 was a strange year for tennis. The accepted wisdom is that the old need…

Rafael Nadal

Questions return as Nadal heads back to drawing board

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Rafa Nadal was heading back to the drawing board on Tuesday after…

Roger Federer

Federer storms into Australian Open second round

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – A rampaging Roger Federer kicked off his 17th Australian Open campaign with…

world tennis

World tennis has been ripe for match-fixing – experts

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Big financial incentives for gamblers, small tournaments of little consequence to top…

psychology behind tennis

Australian Open Draws : Analysed

As the biggest tennis stars on the planet are set to lock horns at the…