Tags: Tsitsipas, Stefanos

Rafael Nadal Avenges Loss to Stefanos Tsitsipas to Reach Rome Final

ROME — After losing in the semifinals of three consecutive clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas, 6-3, 6-4, on Saturday to reach the Italian Open final. It was a measure of revenge for Nadal after losing to Tsitsipas in three sets in a semifinal in…

New Star, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Falls to a Familiar One, Novak Djokovic, in Madrid

MADRID — The generation gap is closing in men’s tennis, but Stefanos Tsitsipas was unable to shrink it further on Sunday in the final of the Madrid Open. Not with his legs and right arm feeling heavy after he had beaten Rafael Nadal on Spanish clay less than 24 hours earlier, and not with Novak…

Madrid Open: An Ascending Tsitsipas Upsets Nadal in Semis; Bertens Wins Women’s Title

MADRID — A year ago, Stefanos Tsitsipas was still a teenager and still playing in the qualifying tournaments of some of the most prestigious events on clay. But he has come a long way in a short time, often a mark of tennis greatness. Late Saturday night with the crowd and the odds very much…