The Italian Open originally called the Italian International Championships is a tennis tournament held in Rome, Italy. It is one of the most important red clay tennis tournaments in the world with the men's competition being an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event on the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) tour, and the women's competition being a Premier 5 event on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour. The two events were combined in 2011. The tournament is played on clay courts, currently during the second week of May. The event is also known as the Rome Masters and the Italian Championships. Rafael Nadal has won the title a record nine times.
The Czech Republic's Karolina Pliskova holds the trophy after winning the women's singles final match against Johanna Konta of Britain at the Italian Open Tennis tournament in Rome, Italy, May 19,.. WorldNews - Published
Spain’s Rafael Nadal poses as he celebrates winning the final against Serbia’s Novak Djokovic with the trophy. ROME: Rafael Nadal proved that he would still be the man to beat when the French Open.. WorldNews - Published
Business Insider reports Rafael Nadal powered past Novak Djokovic in the 2019 Italian Open final on Sunday. Nadal seemed intent on revenge for how easily Djokovic managed to beat him in the Australian..
Business Insider reports Nick Kyrgios trolled rivals Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal during a podcast interview with a prominent tennis journalist. Kyrgios called Djokovic "cringeworthy" because of the..
After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open.. WorldNews - Published
ROME (AP) — Johanna Konta rallied past sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours on Saturday to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career... WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Rome [Italy]: The Serbian Novak Djokovic survived a scare in the quarter-finals of the Italian Open as he defeated Martin Del Potro 4-6, 7-6(6), 6-4 on Friday (local time) to advance to the semi-finals.. WorldNews - Published
A week after being beaten by the Greek upstart in the Madrid Open semis, the 32-year-old Nadal will be eager to prove that the loss to Tsitsipas was just a blip as he fine tunes his game ahead of.. WorldNews - Published
World No 3 Roger Federer pulled out of the Italian Open before his quarter-final match on Friday with a right leg injury. Federer, a four-time Rome finalist, had been due to meet Greek eighth seed.. WorldNews - Published
Tennis bad boy Nick Kyrgios is facing suspension and a heavy fine following the tantrum that led to his default from the Italian Open on Thursday. Just hours after an explosive interview with the No.. WorldNews - Published
Johanna Konta defeated Grand Slam champions Sloane Stephens and Venus Williams to advance to the Italian Open quarter-finals on Thursday. Due to persistent rain on Wednesday, Konta was forced to play.. WorldNews - Published
By Eleanor Crooks, Press Association Sport Tennis Correspondent May 16 2019 2:29 PM 0 Comments Kyrgios defaulted from Italian Open after huge outburst Independent.ie Nick Kyrgios has been defaulted.. WorldNews - Published
Rome: World No 4 and last year's French Open finalist Dominic Thiem, blasted tournament organisers for keeping competitors hanging around all day when play was washed out midweek as he was dumped out.. WorldNews - Published
ROME (AP) — Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Naomi Osaka advanced with routine wins in the first of their two matches at the Italian Open on Thursday. A rainout on Wednesday backed up play, causing.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
ROME (AP) — Nick Kyrgios took full advantage of his crafty game to eliminate Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 in the first round of the Italian Open on Tuesday. For his first win on clay this year,.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
ROME – Serena Williams withdrew from the Italian Open on Tuesday with a recurring left knee injury, handing sister Venus a walkover into the third round. In Tuesday’s statement, the 23-time Grand.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Rome — Roger Federer insisted on Monday his focus at this week’s Italian Open was on getting more match practice on clay ahead of the French Open in two weeks time. The 20-time Grand Slam winner.. WorldNews - Published