Tennis

Dan Evans' hopes of reaching Dubai final ended by Stefanos Tsitsipas

Dan Evans received a reality check as he was beaten 6-2 6-3 by Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semi-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. Playing the fourth ATP Tour semi-final of his career, British No 1 Evans was comfortably beaten by rising star Tsitsipas, who did not face a break point during the match. Evans had battled through to the last four with a victory over Andrey Rublev which

Andrey Rublev gives fiery reply to Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal question

Andrey Rublev has bitten back over calls for the younger generation to put up a bigger challenge to Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. It’s now 13 Grand Slam events the ‘Big Three’ have won between them with Stan Wawrinka’s triumph at the 2016 US Open being the last time any other player won one of the big majors. There has been growing pressure on the next generation of