Davis Cup announces divisive proposals

Tweet The Davis Cup is now dead. The ITF have killed one of the best tennis tournaments in the world with their new proposals which will come into effect next year. Quite understandably, the changes have caused a huge divide between current and ex-players. The good news is that the final proposals haven’t been approved yet, with a two-thirds majority needed at the ITF annual general meeting in August. The changes put forward are part of a new 25-year, $3 billion plan with an investment group founded by footballer Gerard Pique. Specifically, it will…

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Fearless Fan takes Qatar crown

Tweet Fan Zhendong took his first Qatar Open title in excellent fashion, beating surprise package Hugo Calderano in straight sets. The first two sets saw the Brazilian take an early lead of 9-5 in the first as Fan made several uncharacteristic errors. However, Fan started to find his game with a string of forehand loops to get it back to 10-10. Unfortunately for Calderano, Fan took the first set 13-11, with a shot hitting the edge of the table. Calderano had a set point in the second set at 10-9,…

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