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Carlos Alcaraz mimics Novak Djokovic as Spaniard battles back to seal Wimbledon win

Carlos Alcaraz is through to the second round of Wimbledon after beating Jan-Lennard Struff in five pulsating sets. Like one of his title rivals, Novak Djokovic, Alcaraz had to overcome a big scare to keep his Wimbledon dream alive and eventually saw off the stubborn Struff 6-4 5-7 6-4 6-7 4-6. Alcaraz initially came firing […]

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Carlos Alcaraz buries Daniil Medvedev rivalry to back Russian’s Wimbledon cause

When quizzed about the importance of those rankings ahead of a tournament which has been stripped of any ranking points due to its decision to ban players from Russia. “The ranking for me right now is, like, secondary,” Alcaraz said, entirely on message. “I’m trying not to think too much about the ranking right now. […]

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Can Carlos Alcaraz Bring Daring Tennis Back to Wimbledon?

A couple of weeks ago, Daniil Medvedev, just now the No. 1 men’s player in the world, got thrashed by a player I’d never heard of. It was the final of an event being held in the small Dutch city of ’s Hertogenbosch, an annual grass-court warmup for the Championships at Wimbledon, which begin on Monday. […]

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2022 Wimbledon odds, picks, predictions: Proven tennis expert says Carlos Alcaraz primed for upset

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal could be on another Grand Slam crash course at the All England Club, where the 2022 Wimbledon men’s singles competition begins Monday. Djokovic is the top seed and Nadal is No. 2 in a men’s draw weakened by the absence of world No. 1 Daniil Medvedev and second-ranked Alexander Zverev. […]

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Carlos Alcaraz addresses Wimbledon injury fears as he sports heavy strapping in exhibition

Carlos Alcaraz has insisted that he is confident of being fit for Wimbledon despite sporting heavy strapping on his elbow in an exhibition match on Thursday. The 19-year-old Spanish sensation has taken tennis by storm this year, winning the Miami and Madrid Opens to lead to suggestions that he could be the long-term heir to […]

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Nico Rosberg tears into Carlos Sainz when comparing Ferrari star with Charles Leclerc

Former F1 champion Nico Rosberg believes Carlos Sainz is a ‘good’ driver but has questioned whether he’ll ever become world champion. The ex-Mercedes driver insists the Spaniard has to make ‘quite a bit of progress’ to match Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc. Sainz is still searching for his first race win, but came close once again […]

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Max Verstappen in ‘form of his life’ after winning tough battle with Carlos Sainz in Canada

Red Bull’s team boss Christian Horner hailed his driver’s performance after victory in Canada; Verstappen held off a strong contest from Carlos Sainz in Montreal; next up for F1 is the British Grand Prix with all sessions live on Sky Sports F1 on July 1-3 Last Updated: 19/06/22 11:52pm Max Verstappen celebrated a first race […]

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Canadian GP: Max Verstappen holds off Carlos Sainz to seal maiden Montreal victory

Max Verstappen extends world championship lead with Canadian GP win; Carlos Sainz denied his first F1 win after thrilling battle; Lewis Hamilton finishes third to claim first podium since opening race of season; Charles Leclerc recovers from back row start to finish fifth Last Updated: 19/06/22 9:22pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible […]

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Carlos Sainz’s special relationship with trainer Rupert

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz and his trainer Rupert Manwaring take Karun Chandhok behind the scenes and explain the dynamics of their relationship. Source link

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Carlos Sainz narrowly avoids hitting groundhog!

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz somehow managed not to hit a groundhog during opening practice at the Canadian GP. Source link