The 29-year-old started last year strongly with wins at the French and Australian Opens but then lost his number 1 ranking to Andy Murray before exiting in the third round at Wimbledon, the first round at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and the third round of … [Read more...] about Novak Djokovic splits with coaching team after form slump
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Novak Djokovic was visibly shocked after a 7-6, 6-3, 6-0 defeat to Dominic Theim in the French Open quarterfinals Wednesday. The 30-year-old Serb was a shadow of the player that has won 12 grand slams as he suffered his first straight-set loss at a major in four years. "It's … [Read more...] about French Open: What now for Novak Djokovic after shock quarterfinal loss?
Novak Djokovic, recently unseated from his throne atop the ATP rankings, will part ways with his tennis coach since the 2014 campaign, German singles legend Boris Becker. "Boris Becker and I have jointly decided to end our cooperation," Djokovic, who won this year's Australian … [Read more...] about Novak Djokovic and coach Boris Becker part ways
During Wednesday's hearing, a lawyer representing Boris Becker asked the Bankruptcy Court to give his client "a last chance" to pay back the debt. Private bankers Arbuthnot Latham & Co. made the bankruptcy application over a "substantial" sum Becker owed … [Read more...] about German tennis star Boris Becker declared bankrupt
Ullrich Klaus, president of the German tennis federation (DTB), announced the appointment of former world No. 1 to the newly created post of head of men's tennis at a press conference in Frankfurt on Wednesday. For reasons that are unclear, the DTB has chosen to use the English … [Read more...] about DTB puts Boris Becker in charge of men’s tennis in Germany