Daniel Nestor ,former No.1⃣ in doubles, 9⃣1⃣ titles holder, 1⃣2⃣xGrand Slam 🏆, Olympic 🥇, 4⃣xTour Finals champ inducted into the Rogers Cup Hall of Fame.He’s the last left-handed male player who completed the career Grand Slam in men’s doubles & the only 1⃣🇨🇦🎾player who achieved this feat!
Famous 🎾players who celebrate their birthdays on the same day like Roger Federer :🇨🇦 Félix Auger-Aliassime 🇫🇷 Julie Diddie Vlasto🇵🇭 Juan Jose🇩🇪 Tatjana Maria🇦🇺 Marinko Matošević🇫🇮 Petra Thorén🇭🇺 Peter Szoke 🇺🇦 Kateryna Bondarenkoand some more, check out db4tennis.com!
If you wanna relive again one of the greatest (if not the greatest) Grand Slam final ever, the Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer Wimbledon final FULL MATCH version is available since yesterday! db4tennis.com = the most comprehensive Tennis Grand Slam Database: every match, player (male/female) whose name appeared on the main draw since 1877
Yevgeny Kafelnikov was the 1⃣st man who beat Roger Federer on 3⃣ different surfaces (carpet, grass, hard) on 3⃣ consecutive times. 1999 Rotterdam, 2000 Wimbledon, 2000 Stuttgart His record vs Federer is 4⃣-2⃣!
As of today, Yevgeny Kafelnikov, this year Tennis Hall of Fame inductee, is the LAST man who won a singles + doubles titles on the same Grand Slam! He completed this feat in 1996, he beat Michael Stich in singles, and with Daniel Vacek bt Guy Forget and Jakob Hlasek.
2⃣ Tennis Hall of Fame inductees of ’19 – Li Na and Mary Pierce – played once during their career! This was Mary Pierce ‘s last Grand Slam match ( US Open in 2006). Li Na won that match!
In 6⃣5⃣ years of the Tennis Hall of Fame, this is 1⃣st time that all of 3⃣ inductees (Yevgeny Kafelnikov , Li Na, Mary Pierce ) are multiple singles champs and won the same Slams ( Australian Open and Roland Garros ).
Simona Halep is the1st🇷🇴player won b2b WTA tournament on different surfaces;1st🇷🇴👩reached Wimbledon singles final;1st🇷🇴👩reached Australian Open singles final;1st🇷🇴player reached singles Grand Slam finals on 3 different surfaces (clay,grass, hardcourt);1st🇷🇴👩reached 5 singles Grand Slam Finals; 1st🇷🇴player won a Wimbledon singles🏆;1st🇷🇴👩reach No.1+year-end No.1+most weeks No.1 as 🇷🇴player.
Happy Birthday Margaret Court , who became 1⃣woman in Open era who completed a calendar Slam (1970) winning all 4⃣majors in the same year. Her all-time records still stand:24 singles, total 64 Slams, Grand Slam Boxed Set (2x Singles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles ), 40 years ago she was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame , true legend!More:http://db4tennis.com/players/female/margaret-smith-court
Congrats to Shintaro Mochizuki , the 1⃣st 🇯🇵 boy’s singles champ to his Wimbledon 🏆! It was a pleasure to see your rising in Budapest ITF Junior Davis Cup 2018 with team🇯🇵: Shunsuke Mitsui, Kei Manaka & captain Ko Iwamoto. Both times Shintaro won 6⃣singles matches!