OLYMPICS TENNIS(MEN):ZVEREV VS KHACHANOV

Sascha ZVEREV is Olympic Champion for the first time crushing Russian Olympic Committee’s Karen KHACHANOV on Sunday. The serving was almost perfect from the German on first serve. Check out 2-1 (30-15). From the moment thr ball left the racquet on the serve, ZVEREV was always in control. The point win made possible by keepingContinue reading “OLYMPICS TENNIS(MEN):ZVEREV VS KHACHANOV”

OLYMPICS TENNIS(MEN):DJOKOVIC VS ZVEREV

Novak has been hardly untroubled in Tokyo this week and standing in his way towards the Gold medal match was Germany’s Sascha Zverev. The match had two one sided sets at opposite ends of the match with Zverev edging the middle set to go through. This feat by Sascha in defeating Novak cannot be under-estimated,Continue reading “OLYMPICS TENNIS(MEN):DJOKOVIC VS ZVEREV”

WIMBLEDON:AUGER ALIASSIME VS ZVEREV

Felix continued his fine grass court season with this victory over the German number 4 seed in 5 sets. The Canadian, who claimed the rare scalp of Roger Federer at Halle, went into this one on the back of a walkover over Nick Krygios in Round of 32. Focus for this Wimbledon is definitely onContinue reading “WIMBLEDON:AUGER ALIASSIME VS ZVEREV”

HALLE OPEN:ZVEREV VS KOEPFER

All German tie in the first round of the Halle Open. Zverev fresh from a brilliant clay court season in which he lost a five setter in the semi against Tsitsipas, was pushed the distance by his unseeded compatriot. Zverev rallied from 4-1 down in the first set after an error strewn opening 5 games.Continue reading “HALLE OPEN:ZVEREV VS KOEPFER”

ZVEREV SURVIVES OTTE SCARE,SABALENKA KONJUH(S) UP A VICTORY

Lethargic, slow and error ridden. That describes the performance of Germany’s top guy and number 6 seed at this year’s French Open, Sasha Zverev. He came up against compatriot and qualifier Oscar Otte in the first round on Sunday. Who the hell is Oscar Otte you say? He is a doubles guy who is rankedContinue reading “ZVEREV SURVIVES OTTE SCARE,SABALENKA KONJUH(S) UP A VICTORY”

MADRID OPEN:ZVEREV VS BERRETTINI

Sasha Zverev captured the title in Madrid in three sets against Italian Matteo Berrettini. The first set tie break should really have gone to the German having done all the hard work to come from a break down at 4-3. The Italian’s strength was in the one-two punch. Watch at 6-6 in the tie break(7-6Continue reading “MADRID OPEN:ZVEREV VS BERRETTINI”

MONTE CARLO MASTERS:GOFFIN VS ZVEREV

The Belgian coming up tops on a day where a handful of top seeds fell by the wayside most notable Novak Djokovic in the Round of 16. There was very little separating the Goffin and Zverev. Goffin seizing his chance in the seventh game at 3-3. It was all the more surprising that Sasha lostContinue reading “MONTE CARLO MASTERS:GOFFIN VS ZVEREV”

MIAMI OPEN:ZVEREV VS RUUSUVUORI

Third seeded Zverev lost to unseeded Finnish player Emil Ruusvouri at exit Miami at the second round stage. It was such a surprising turnaround in fortunes with the German dominant 6-1. Sasha ever so better when rallying from the baseline. The turnaround in the second set happened when Emil started making Sasha run a bitContinue reading “MIAMI OPEN:ZVEREV VS RUUSUVUORI”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS ZVEREV

This was without a doubt the match of the quarter finals. Zverev losing having played so well will gut the German especially having bagged the first set. Sasha broke Novak in the first first game of the match and raced to a 2-0 lead. He would allow the Djoker back into it. Leading 5-3 onContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN:DJOKOVIC VS ZVEREV”