ITF plans major changes in the Davis Cup

The Tennis World Federation ITF is making another attempt to reform the Davis Cup and make it more attractive. According to the plans, the traditional team competition from the coming year will no longer be held in several rounds throughout the year. Instead, a “world championship of the 18 best nations” is planned in one […]

Kerber slips off, Zverev holds on position

Angelique Kerber has lost a place in the tennis world rankings and is now in tenth place. Germany’s best female tennis player was overtaken in the ranking published on Monday by the Czech Petra Kvitova. The 30-year-old Kieler Kerber last reached the semi-finals in Dubai. Also Julia Görges, who had canceled for the tournament in […]

Gojowczyk misses his second ATP title

Professional tennis player Peter Gojowczyk lost the final at the tournament in Delray Beach and missed his second title on the ATP Tour. The 28-year-old from Munich lost to American Frances Tiafoe 1: 6, 4: 6. Gojowczyk made the first five games of the game and was then treated on the thigh. After that, he […]

Gojowczyk may dream of winning the tournament in Delray Beach

Tennis pro Peter Gojowczyk is in the final of an ATP tournament for the second time in his career. The world ranking 64. from Munich won 7: 6 (7: 3), 6: 3 at Delray Beach in the round of the best four against the American Steve Johnson and now face Denis Shapovalov (Canada) or Frances […]

Mona Barthel misses finals in Budapest

Mona Barthel missed the final at the WTA tournament in Budapest. The 27-year-old lost 3: 6, 2: 6 to Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova in the semifinals. Before her successes in Budapest, Barthel had only won a match this year. Sabine Lisicki, Tatjana Maria, Carina Witthöft and Antonia Lottner were at the start of the indoor tournament […]

Kerber Slayer Svitolina wins in Dubai

The top seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina has won the high-class WTA tournament in Dubai as in the previous year. The fourth in the world ranked defeated the seeded Russian Darya Kasatkina 6: 4, 6: 0 in the finals of the doped with 2.623 million dollars tournament, celebrating the eleventh tournament victory of her career. In […]

Figure skating star Hanyu plans record jump

Figure skating superstar Yuzuru Hanyu has already set the next high goals after his Olympic victory in Pyeongchang. As the 23-year-old Japanese declared on Tuesday, he wants to be the first athlete in the competition to create a fourfold Axel. This is his “dream”. The oldest of the six basic jumps has so far only […]

Ice hockey heroes do not want to take medals

Even two days after the unfortunate lost Olympic final of Pyeongchang most ice hockey players do not want to take off their silver medals. The Mannheim-based David Wolf and Dennis Endras met with their medals around the neck with clubmate Sinan Akdag and handed him his silver medal. The defender was injured from the winter […]