Pete Sampras

  • Tennis legends rekindle old rivalries 04-03-2014 11:31 PM

    Andre Agassi came on top against old rival Pete Sampras in an exhibition match to celebrate World Tennis Day. ...
  • Nadal, Djokovic and Sampras to take part in International Tennis Premier League 01-03-2014 10:22 AM

    The World number one Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are the lead names who will be taking part in the inaugural International Tennis Premier League (ITPL). The league will also see the legends Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi performing at the maiden tennis league event. However, Roger Federer and Maria...
  • Roger Federer can win another major title: Pete Sampras 19-02-2014 11:33 PM

    London: Former No. 1 Pete Sampras says Roger Federer could play for another "two, three, four more years" and add to his tally of 17 Grand Slam titles. Speaking ahead of an exhibition match against Andre Agassi in London on March 3, Sampras said on a conference call that he...
  • Rafael Nadal can surpass Roger Federer's grand slam record: Sampras 26-01-2014 12:04 PM

    Pete Sampras has tipped Rafa Nadal to beat Roger Federer's 17 grand slam titles, saying he has never seen anything like the powerhouse Spaniard. American Sampras saw Federer go past his own 14 grand slams, and Nadal will draw level if he beats Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka in Sunday's Australian Open...
  • Not one greatest player, each decade has one: Sampras 24-01-2014 07:36 PM

    Melbourne: If he must, Pete Sampras would nominate Roger Federer as the greatest player the tennis world has ever seen. But the 14-time Grand Slam winner still insists there's not one greatest player. "When you look at the numbers, Roger has been so dominant. He's won on all courts. He's...
  • Nadal merits mention in all-time great debate: Sampras 27-09-2013 05:06 PM

    Spaniard Rafael Nadal's name should be mentioned in any debate on the greatest tennis player of all time, according to former world number one Pete Sampras. American Sampras, owner of 14 grand slam titles, considers Swiss Roger Federer as the all-time best but was effusive in his praise for world...
  • Can Rafael Nadal surpass Roger Federer's record? 10-09-2013 02:21 PM

    New York: Rafael Nadal was not quite ready to contemplate his place in tennis history. It had been less than two hours since a gripping victory over Novak Djokovic earned Nadal his second US Open championship and 13th Grand Slam title overall. So when a question came about the likelihood...
  • Is Wimbledon's Wednesday mayhem the first sign of tennis transition? 27-06-2013 01:29 PM

    Legends are made here runs the promo of the Wimbledon 2013 with Pete Sampras and a teary-eyed Roger Federer lifting the silver gilt cup. This edition of The Championships has so far made legend-killers. Without a glint of exaggeration names like Roger Federer - a seven-time champion at the All...
  • Sampras set to return to competitive tennis 16-04-2008 05:03 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Captain Andrew Strauss admits England have yet to overcome their weakness of batting in subcontinent-like conditions after Pakistan spinners rolled his side for just 72 in the second Test on Saturday. The incredible 72-run victory inside four days won Pakistan the series with a Test to spare. Pakistan...
  • Sampras would still be in top five: Federer 23-11-2007 12:42 PM

    Sydney: Strike bowler James Anderson insisted Friday that England could nullify the threat of Australian Test debutant Usman Khawaja as they seek to wrap up a series win in Sydney. Pakistan-born Khawaja, 24, is set to make his Test bow for his adopted country as injured skipper Ricky Ponting's replacement...
  • It's truly an honour: Sampras 15-07-2007 09:21 PM

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  • Federer moves closer to Sampras' record 10-07-2007 01:20 PM

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  • Sampras makes winning return to tennis 04-05-2007 03:14 PM

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  • Records fall as Federer marches on 27-02-2007 08:57 PM

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