Author: Ubaldo Scanagatta

Sports journalist who played decent tennis,not yet bored having covered 132 Grand Slams, moving eyes behind white or yellow balls

Jack Sock Emulates Roddick: From Nebraska, With Love

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 17/11/2017

Jack Sock reaches the knockout stages at the ATP Finals with an exciting win over Sascha Zverev. He is the first American to reach the ...

The ATP Finals: One Of The Most Lucrative Sports Events

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 16/11/2017

15 million euros in tickets sold, 25 million from 16 sponsors. These are just some of the astonishing figures that make the ATP Finals one ...

Will Roger Federer Save The ATP Finals?

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 15/11/2017

At the ongoing ATP Finals in London, Roger Federer is the only Grand Slam champion remaining in the competition. The lack of superstars is certainly ...

Not Just Rafa: More Than 50% of Top 20 Players Are Injured

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 14/11/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio) 12 regular members of the top 20 are currently injured. Elbow, hip, wrist, ankle and back problems are some of the main ...

Federer and Nadal: The Grand Slam Record And Head-To-Head Stats Don’t Matter

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 17/10/2017

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) In one of the most exciting rivalries in sports history, the numbers can sometimes be deceiving. The ATP ranking ...

US OPEN: Rafa’s Dream Is Not To Surpass Roger’s Grand Slam Record

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 11/09/2017

Rafael Nadal captured his 16th Grand Slam title at the US Open on Sunday, inching closer to Roger Federer’s record at 19 and distancing himself ...

US OPEN Day 12: Nadal deserves the No. 1 spot, but the rivalry with Federer continues

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 09/09/2017

Rafael Nadal is the overwhelming favorite to capture the 2017 US Open in Sunday’s final against Kevin Anderson. With Grand Slam title No. 16 on ...

Here Is How The Federer-Nadal US Open Dream Vanished

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 08/09/2017

On Monday Garbine Muguruza and Rafael Nadal will be the Queen and King of Tennis. It is an incredible achievement for Spain. Roger Federer (zimbio.com) ...

Venus Is The Captain Of The American Revolution

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 07/09/2017

Venus Williams is leading a strong American charge at this year’s US Open. Venus, Sloane Stephens and CoCo Vandeweghe are already in the semifinals, and ...

Finally… Nadal And Federer Are Finding Their Form, Del Potro Captivates The Crowd

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 05/09/2017

Del Potro and Thiem enchant the New York crowd with two incredible final sets. Rublev is quietly advancing to the final stages. Four American girls ...

Muguruza can still become No. 1, Nadal and Federer battle for the top spot as well

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 04/09/2017

Despite the loss to Petra Kvitova in the round of 16, Muguruza could mathematically become No. 1 if Pliskova and Svitolina don’t reach the final ...

US OPEN Day 7: McEnroe is right, only Shapovalov can compete with Fedal

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 03/09/2017

Ashe Stadium (foto ART SEITZ) In the top half of the draw a semifinal clash between Federer and Nadal seems likely but not certain. In ...

US OPEN Day 4: Roger Federer Struggles While More Seeds Fall

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 01/09/2017

Despite a horrible performance, Roger Federer survives a second-round scare at the 2017 US Open. Roger Federer (zimbio.com) NEW YORK, FLUSHING MEADOWS – After barely ...

US OPEN DAY 3: 12 Seeded Players Are Sent Packing

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 31/08/2017

Caroline Wozniacki (zimbio.com) 6 male and 6 female seeded players are ousted on day 3 at the 2017 US Open. No. 4-seed Sascha Zverev in ...

Wimbledon: The Real Roger Federer’s Records Are His 200 Passports

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 17/07/2017

Rafa Nadal, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic could not afford to take 6 months off without any consequences. Roger Federer is the most universally loved ...

Wimbledon: Garbiñe Makes Venus Cry Like Conchita Martinez Did With Martina Navratilova

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 16/07/2017

Venus Williams’ tournament started with tears and ended with tears. Her disappointment can be compared to Navratilova’s setback 23 years ago. Williams’ lackluster performance in ...

Wimbledon: Federer’s Endless Records

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 15/07/2017

After beating almost every possible record in tennis history, Roger Federer continues to add more incredible milestones to his legendary career. Roger and Venus are ...

Wimbledon: Federer Is The Big Favourite To Win The Title

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 13/07/2017

Roger Federer (zimbio.com) Despite being the shortest of the four semifinalists, Roger Federer is the favourite to capture the Wimbledon title for the 8th time ...

(VIDEO) : Ubaldo Scanagatta and Steve Flink Recap Day 6 At Wimbledon

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 09/07/2017

As players and fans relish in the Sunday break at Wimbledon, some may need a gentle reminder of what has happened in the lead up ...

(VIDEO) Day 5 At Wimbledon: Ubaldo Scanagatta and Steve Flink Review The Action

Ubaldo Scanagatta- 07/07/2017

Andy Murray faced his toughest test yet with a four-set triumph over Fabio Fognini at the Wimbledon Championships. The world No.1 required almost three hours ...