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Tennis, ATP – Australian Open 2023: Rublev knocks out Evans

Russian Andrey Rublev, the No 5 seed, moved into the last 16 of the Australian Open by winning against No 25 seed Daniel Evans 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 at Melbourne Park on Saturday night. Rublev, ranked No 6, will play the winner of the match between Frenchman Ugo Humbert and Dane Holger Rune, the No 9 […]

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Rublev admits explicit response to fans who confused him for

Andrey Rublev has confessed to giving some Italian tennis fans an explicit response when they confused him for fellow pro Jannik Sinner. The world No 8 said he encountered the fans during the French Open, with the young Italian being one of many players he was often mistaken for. Rublev has enjoyed a successful season […]

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Tennis: Tsitsipas tops Rublev to win Abu Dhabi exhibition

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Andrey Rublev at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship. Photo courtesy of MWTC ABU DHABI — World No. 4 Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece ruled the 14th Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates with a 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 win over World No. 8 Andrey Rublev of Russia on Monday. […]

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Rublev thinks another Wimbledon ban would be ‘the worst’ for

Andrey Rublev was a very vocal opponent of the initial ban of Russian and Belarussian tennis players from Wimbledon and he doesn’t want to see it again. The Wimbledon ban on players from Belarus and Russia stirred up a lot of debate among tennis fans. The LTA was penalized for their actions, and it seems […]

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Andrey Rublev: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic know exactly what to

Andrey Rublev believes Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are using their enormous experience and knowledge about tennis to still be strong forces in the game. Nadal, 36, captured two Grand Slams this year and now he is a record 22-time Grand Slam champion. Djokovic, who wasn’t allowed to play in two Grand Slams this year, […]

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Rivalries Of 2022: Andrey Rublev vs. Stefanos Tsitsipas | ATP

This week, ATPTour.com continues its annual season-in-review series, looking back at 2022’s best matches, biggest upsets, most dramatic comebacks and more. In this installment, we look back at Andrey Rublev and Stefanos Tsitsipas‘ rivalry in 2022. On Tuesday we will focus on Nick Kyrgios and Daniil Medvedev‘s rivalry. Very little has separated Andrey Rublev and […]

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Andrey Rublev exclusive: Anti-war message calling for peace was

Andrey Rublev has said one of his most important acts of 2022 season was writing an anti-war message on a camera lens in Dubai. The Russian wrote ‘No War Please’ on a camera after advancing to the final of the Dubai Tennis Championships in February. He also wrote ‘Peace, Peace, Peace, All we need’ after […]

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‘I’m working on it!’ – ‘Stupid’ Rublev on his mental progression

Andrey Rublev was on fine form in Turin when pressed about the work he still needs to do on his temperament. During his 6-2, 6-4 defeat to Casper Ruud in the semi-finals of the ATP year-end Finals, the Russian was seen at the changeover shouting at himself and hitting his legs – and his emotional […]

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“Very confused and demonstrably dumb Rafa is why I watch these” – Tennis fans react to Rafael Nadal, Andrey Rublev and other ATP Finals participants’ hilarious moments in guessing game

Rafael Nadal and Andrey Rublev had tennis fans in stitches as they participated in a guessing game as part of the 2022 ATP Finals promotions. Both players may have failed to reach the championship stage of the season-ending finale, but they shone in the video posted by Tennis TV as they made their supporters laugh […]

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Casper Ruud crushes Andrey Rublev to set up Novak Djokovic showdown

The world No 4 will now face Djokovic for the biggest title of his career in tomorrow’s final. Ruud has nine titles to his name but all have come at the lowest level on the tour, ATP 250. Meanwhile the Serb is bidding to equal Roger Federer’s record of six ATP Finals titles. Djokovic won […]