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Novak Djokovic: An Unprecedented Level of Mental Toughness
Niranjan Deodhar - Jun 25, 2021

Following the culmination of Wimbledon 2019, Novak Djokovic, in his press conference, said something that sounded a little weird–but brought laughter from all the attendees. In that famous final that nearly went on for five hours, the Serb was not only fighting Roger Federer, but also against an extremely loud pro-Federer crowd. He said that […]

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Emma Raducanu Wins Maiden Grand Slam at US Open
Steen Kirby - Sep 11, 2021

British teenager Emma Raducanu completed one of the most memorable summers in tennis history, going from Wimbledon surprise to US Open Champion over the course of the summer. The 18 year old made her WTA debut just months ago in Nottingham on grass, her Grand Slam debut came at home at Wimbledon where she went […]

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US Open Men’s Final Prediction Daniil Medvedev vs Novak Djokovic

Tennis fans will gather together to see if Novak Djokovic can win history and take the calendar year Grand Slam on Sunday. Djokovic faces Daniil Medvedev, the same opponent he defeated in straight sets in the Australian Open final earlier this year. Our panelists predict this highly anticipated US Open final matchup. Daniil Medvedev vs […]

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Can Emma Raducanu Make It A Hat Trick of British Winners of the US Open?
Martin Keady - Sep 10, 2021

Ahead of the US Open Women’s Singles Final, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, considers the chances of Emma Raducanu becoming only the third British winner of a US Open Singles title. In total, only six Britons have ever won a US Singles title since the US Championships was first staged at the end of […]

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Andy Murray to play in the ATP Challenger in Rennes

After a narrow first-round loss at the US Open, Andy Murray will return to action on the ATP Challenger Tour, with the Briton having accepted a wildcard to the ATP Challenger event in Rennes, France. Murray, a double Olympic gold medallist in singles and a three-time Grand Slam champion, accepted the wildcard into the event. The […]

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US Open Women’s Final Predictions: Leylah Fernandez vs Emma Raducanu

We have reached the women’s final of the US Open, and no one expected this one. Emma Raducanu blasted her way to the final, becoming the first qualifier ever (man or woman) to reach a Grand Slam final. Leylah Fernandez, meanwhile, looks unstoppable with her brilliant counterpunching. Who do you think will win this battle […]

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US Open Men’s Semifinal Predictions: Novak Djokovic vs Alexander Zverev
Yesh Ginsburg - Sep 9, 2021

We have a blockbuster men’s semifinal on our hands at the US Open, as Novak Djokovic and Alexander Zverev will battle for a spot in the final. Can Djokovic complete his quest for the first Calendar Year Grand Slam since 1988 (first man since 1969)? Or will Zverev put an end to those historic dreams? […]

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US Open Men’s Semifinal Prediction Daniil Medvedev vs Felix Auger-Aliassime

Daniil Medvedev and Felix Auger-Aliassime meet for the first time in the US Open semifinal. Our panelists offer their predictions for the first of the two men’s semifinals, with Medvedev seeking a second career US Open final appearance, and Auger-Aliassime playing his first ever Grand Slam semifinal at 21. If Medvedev wins, he will have […]

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US Open Women’s Semifinal Predictions Including Aryna Sabalenka vs Leylah Fernandez
Jim Smith - Sep 8, 2021

After a thrilling US Open so far, we are down to the final four competitors in New York. All four will doubtless be desperate to book their place in the final and so earn their chance to win a maiden Grand Slam title. As always, we here at LWOT will be offering our predictions for […]