The ROC’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Andrey Rublev ended their dream week in Tokyo in style on Sunday as they defeated natives Aslan Karatsev and Elena Vesnina 6-3, 6-7(5), 13-11 to capture the Olympic mixed doubles gold medal.
They won 79 per cent (47/61) of points on their first serve and
Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta bounced back from his disappointing semi-final defeat by upsetting top-seeded Serbian Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-7(6), 6-3 to claim the bronze medal on Saturday at the Tokyo Olympics.
The sixth seed, who defeated World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev on the way to the bronze medal match, played aggressively
© VINCENZO PINTO/AFP via Getty Images Michael Venus and Marcus Daniell defeat Austin Krajicek and Tennys Sandgren on Friday in Tokyo. This article contains: Daniell/Venus were making their second appearance at the Olympics
Serbian superstar Novak Djokovic moved one step closer to a first Olympic singles gold medal on Thursday as he defeated Japan’s Kei Nishikori 6-2, 6-0 to reach the semi-finals at the Tokyo Olympics.
The World No. 1 is aiming to become the first man to win all four majors and a
New Zealand pair Marcus Daniell and Michael Venus sprung a surprise on Wednesday at the Tokyo Olympics as they upset third-seeded Colombians Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah 6-3, 3-6, 10-7 to reach the semi-finals.
Daniell and Venus won 82 per cent (36/44) of their first-service points in the match to
Second seed Daniil Medvedev overcame both the heat and Italian Fabio Fognini on Wednesday at the Tokyo Olympics as he moved into the quarter-finals.
The 25-year-old required two medical timeouts and a visit from a trainer due to the intense humidity before he rallied to defeat Fognini 6-2, 3-6, 6-2
© Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Ben McLachlan and Kei Nishikori defeat British pair Jamie Muray and Neal Skupski on Monday in Tokyo. This article contains: The Japanese pair will next face top seeds Mektic/Pavic
© Hiroshi Sato #Tokyo2020 #Olympics #Tennis Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah defeat Pablo Carreno Busta and Alejandro Davidovich Fokina on Sunday in Tokyo. This article contains: Musetti/Sonego also advance
© AFP/Getty Images Daniil Medvedev advances to the second round in Tokyo with a straight-sets win against Alexander Bublik. This article contains: Djokovic still to play Saturday
Daniil Medvedev had
Eight of the Top 10 players in the FedEx ATP Race To Turin feature in a revised entry list for this month's Tokyo Olympics. The list includes Serbian star Novak Djokovic, who will continue his historic pursuit of a golden Grand Slam after the 34-year-old claimed the first three majors