Saturday, September 30, 2023

Ben Rothenberg

For Nadal, Dominance Springs Eternal

It's been a rite of spring for well over a decade now: as the tennis tour shifts to dirt, Rafael Nadal blooms into a towering colossus, leaving everyone else to wilt in his shadow. Eventually,...

Contact Point

Zverev Claims Chengdu Title; Khachanov Wins Zhuhai Crown

Chengdu Open—Chengdu, China No. 1 seed Alexander Zverev captured his 21st career title on Tuesday in Chengdu, China, ousting Roman Safiullin 6-7(2), 7-6(5), 6-3. Needing three...