Friday, Mar 31, 2023

John McEnroe


Federer's retirement leaves a void that can't be filled, says McEnroe

September 23, 2022 5:03 pm

McEnroe is captaining a Rest of the World team for the three-day Laver Cup at London's O2 Arena where a sell-out crowd will watch Federer and Nadal in action.

John McEnroe gets his revenge

September 07, 2022 11:01 am

A documentary on McEnroe, a 100-minute film, is an exploration of the seemingly unfulfilled promise of someone who was, for a brief few years, been both the greatest player who ever lived and perhaps the most miserable.

What to (and not to) watch this weekend: McEnroe vs Borg at Wimbledon; greased palms at FIFA; a badly scripted NFL underdog story

July 11, 2022 5:00 pm

There's live sports on the weekend but for those who want to tune in at their own sweet time a big platter of in-depth documentaries, viral videos, video podcasts, movies, interviews are on offer. Two recommendations worth your time featuring McEnroe and Borg, and what happens in the corridors of power in world football. My colleague Mihir Vasavda puts forward Fifa's dirty secrets and Leela Prasad watched American Underdog, a film on the real-life story of Kurt Warner, an NFL Super Bowl winner, and was unimpressed.

McEnroe stands by Raducanu comments, lauds her US Open triumph

September 15, 2021 11:20 am

Making her major debut, Raducanu retired from her last-16 Wimbledon match due to breathing difficulties, while McEnroe, commentating on the match for the BBC, said the occasion appeared to get "a little bit too much" for her

Martina Navratilova, John McEnroe apologise for Margaret Court Arena protest

January 30, 2020 9:51 am

Navratilova and McEnroe called for Court's name to be stripped from the second show court at Melbourne Park on Tuesday and replaced by Australia's former world number one Evonne Goolagong.

John McEnroe hopes Serena Williams can beat 'crazy aunt' Margaret Court's record

January 27, 2020 10:21 pm

The Australian Open on Monday marked the 50th anniversary of her 1970 feat of winning all four major titles in one calendar year with compatriot Rod Laver, who completed the calendar slam twice in 1962 and 1969, handing her a trophy to some applause.

Watch: John McEnroe talks about seeing Rafa Nadal naked in cringeworthy interview

January 25, 2019 1:36 pm

Spaniard Rafa Nadal faced an absurd line of questioning following his semifinal win against Stefanos Tsitsipas at the Australian Open.

Lack of guidance and vision hurting tennis, says John McEnroe

January 19, 2019 11:52 pm

John McEnroe believes tennis is suffering from a lack of "guidance and vision" and says it is time the various organisations in charge began to work in harmony.

Australian Open 2019: John McEnroe predicting a changing of the guard

January 09, 2019 9:23 pm

Change might be afoot though, according to American great John McEnroe, with a queue of young guns led by Germany's Alexander Zverev being tipped to make a long-overdue mark at the Australian Open.

Martina Navratilova displeased John McEnroe paid 'at least ten times more' by BBC

March 20, 2018 1:24 pm

In an interview to BBC investigative show Panorama, Martina Navratilova earned "about 15,000 pounds" for her analysis by BBC during Wimbledon, far lesser than what the network paid John McEnroe.