It was a good year for tennis stars. Famous names such as Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams ruled the 2013 tennis season. But that doesn't mean it was a straightforward year. Far from it. Marion Bartoli won one of theShow More Summary
2013 was another year of tennis dominance for Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. These two champions have continued an astonishing decade of excellence that began with Roger Federer's greatness. There have been many outstanding matches that continue to be remembered and discussed. Show More Summary
The 2013 ATP season ended as Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic battled for the No. 1 ranking and Grand Slam supremacy. Though they outran their competitors, there were several achievements and highlights that now dot the resumes of the...Show More Summary
You’re watching Rafael Nadal dominate at the French Open. He’s tired, he’s stressed, he might even be injured, and you think to yourself, “How can I be that mentally tough when it matters most?” You follow LeBron James all season long and marvel at how he manages to ratchet up his play, game after game, […]
Rafael Nadal may have lost to Novak Djokovic in the ATP World Tour Finals earlier this month, but the Spaniard has extracted a measure of revenge by beating the Serb in a penalty shootout in Argentina. The pair were some extra entertainment...Show More Summary
With the 2013 tennis season in the past, it's time to dole out our annual awards. Look for the winners—for better or worse—throughout this week on TENNIS.com. (To see what's been unveiled thus far, click here.) Serena Williams : “I can’t say it’s the best season. Show More Summary
Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Rafael Nadal of Spain play an exhibition tennis match at a court set up on the deck of the "Argentino Supply" cargo ship.
Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams will enter the 2014 tennis season ranked No. 1. Although their playing styles are different, Rafa and Rena have much in common. In fact, recently their careers have begun to mirror each other. Their 2013 seasons look almost identical. Show More Summary
Although he finishes the calendar ranked as only the world's second, it's been another superstar year for Novak Djokovic, who rivalled Rafael Nadal for the top spot every step of the way. One 2013 Grand Slam title is all the SerbianShow More Summary
The Count: Tomas Berdych lacks the gaudy individual records of some rivals such as Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. But when it comes to Davis Cup duty, Berdych is a rock for the Czech Republic -- in singles and doubles.
For most of 2013, the ATP World Tour was a two-man show. Appropriately, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic ended the year facing off in the last match of 2013, the final of the ATP World Tour Finals in London. Djokovic won the match handily, 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 36 minutes—a mere warm-up compared to their usual battle. Show More Summary
The ATP World Tour Finals ended with a matchup of the two best players in the world, and Novak Djokovic was able to come out on top with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Rafael Nadal. This is the second win in a row at this prestigious tournament for Djokovic, who now has three year-end championships in his career. Show More Summary
Since losing the No. 1 overall ranking to Rafael Nadal, Serbian tennis superstar Novak Djokovic has been unstoppable. He's won all four tournaments that he's participated in and has defeated every active big name he could possibly come...Show More Summary
Rafael Nadal may be the No.1 ranked tennis player in the world, but Novak Djokovic is the man who will light up the Davis Cup final between Nov. 15-17. Serbia's giant hero is also the player to be most frightened of heading into theShow More Summary
Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer so dominate the headlines and public interest that everyone else on the ATP tour is entitled to ask, “Hey, what am I, chopped liver?” Well, yes. But that isn’t such a terrible fate after all—not when you can pull down over $4 million in prize money in a single year, as No. Show More Summary
Forget about the Big Four. For most of 2013, the ATP World Tour was a two-man show. Appropriately, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic ended the year facing off in the last match of 2013, the final of the ATP World Tour Finals in London. Djokovic won the match handily, 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 36 minutes—a mere warm-up compared to their usual battle. Show More Summary
Novak Djokovic is the best in the world. This much Djokovic proved with his absolute dismantling of Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-4 at the 2013 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals: Nadal may have more titles on the season, a staggering 10 after an injury comeback most thought impossible, and he's the world No. Show More Summary
Only two challenges have consistently troubled Rafael Nadal in the past three years: Novak Djokovic and hard courts.
Rafael Nadal owned the 2013 season on the ATP World Tour, but Novak Djokovic got the last laugh. Djokovic easily took down Nadal, 6-3, 6-4, in the ATP World Tour Finals to defend his title, as noted by tennistweets : The Serbian tennis...Show More Summary
For the third time in his career, Novak Djokovic has won the ATP World Tour Finals to end the season. The 26-year-old defeated Rafael Nadal in straight sets, 6-3, 6-4, on Monday in London. It was a great display of tennis from the world's No. Show More Summary