Ivanisevic misses cut for Davis Cup final |
Ivanisevic misses cut for Davis Cup final | Cape Argus - IOLIndependent OnlineGoran Ivanisevic has been excluded from the initial line-up for Croatia's Davis Cup final against Slovakia but could be included ...and more »
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 3:27 pm
Aussie cricketers caught between a rock and
The AustralianAussie cricketers caught between a rock and a hard placeThe Australian“I heard Goran Ivanisevic used to go through almost a hundred!. Other players like Fernando Gonzalez and Marat Safin simply have a temper and so probably go through more racquets than normal.” Cash puts the propensity for players in his era to destroy ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 7:01 am
The Five Greatest Tennis Matches That Never
Last Word on Tennis (blog)The Five Greatest Tennis Matches That Never HappenedLast Word on Tennis (blog)Of course, the closest that Henman came to making the men's singles final at Wimbledon was in 2001, when he lost in the semi-final to Goran Ivanisevic in a rain-affected match that had to be played out over a whole weekend. Ultimately, that match led ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 6:48 am
From good bloke to tennis great: Marking 20
Fox SportsFrom good bloke to tennis great: Marking 20 years since Pat Rafter's breakthrough major win at 1997 US OpenFox SportsThere was Michael Chang (2nd seed), Yevgeny Kafelnikov (3rd), Goran Ivanisevic (4th) and Thomas Muster (5th), all at their peak. There were 12 higher seeded players. If Rafter were a Cox Plate horse his form analysis would read: “Prefer others”. And ...
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 5:14 pm
Tennis: Cash and Stich headline Hall of Fame
ReutersTennis: Cash and Stich headline Hall of Fame nominationsReutersFILE PHOTO: Pat Cash of Australia returns the ball to Goran Ivanisevic of Croatia at the ATP Champions Tour tournament in Bogota March 18, 2010. REUTERS/John Vizcaino/Files. (Reuters) - Former Wimbledon champions Pat Cash of Australia and ...and more »
Posted on 5 September 2017 | 8:57 pm
US OPEN 2015: Cilic, Nishikori return to
Forced to sit out the 2013 U.S. Open because of a doping suspension, Cilic beat Nishikori in straight sets in last year's final to become the first man from Croatia to win a Grand Slam title since his coach, Goran Ivanisevic, won Wimbledon in 2001.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:24 am
Andy Murray tested by Mardy Fish and
and Goran Ivanisevic (6) at Indian Wells 21 years ago. Fish left it all on court – as he no doubt will in his farewell appearance, at the US Open in 10 days time – before Murray, five years his junior and in the form of his life, ground him down to win ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 5:08 am
Cincinnati Masters: Ivo Karlovic beats
He is closing in on Goran Ivanisevic’s record of 10,183 aces. His current tally is 10,058. Karlovic is averaging 23 aces per match in 2015. Karlovic will take on Martin Klizan in the second round. Klizan got the better of Dominic Thiem 7-6(5), 3-6 ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 8:50 pm
Madison Keys prevails in Top 20 showdown
Goran Ivanisevic holds the ATP World Record with 10,183 aces in 895 matches. Karlovic is 125 aces behind his countryman through 529 matches. Karlovic, who faces Martin Klizan in the second round, averages 19 aces per match. He had 16 aces in just the ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 12:34 pm
Might is all right but it can’t make
There is all of one man ahead of him: with 10,183 aces, Goran Ivanisevic. Until now, No. 1 in a field of one, his tally accumulated over 895 matches – and he won’t add to that number. The news about Karlovic came as a bit of a surprise. I knew ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 9:34 pm