Spaniard Nadal and Alcaraz Meet in Men’s Semi-Finals at Indian Wells

[ad_1] They are quite the opposite: Nadal, the maximizer of potential; Kyrgios flickering flame. Nadal is deliberate, sometimes clumsy, between serves and numbers. Kyrgios plays as if he has a plane to catch. Nadal has never yelled in anger in his professional career; Kyrgios scored twice on Thursday, 7-6 (0), 5-7, 6-4 for the second …

Carlos Alcaraz Plays Matteo Berrettini at Australian Open

[ad_1] VILLENA, Spain — In the adjoining room the hardcore tennis academy’s Christmas party was in progress. But Carlos Alcaraz was sitting calmly at a table surrounded by trophies, talking about the beauty of training in this remote, comfortable and “peaceful” place. It was hard not to find a metaphor as the dance music pierced …