VIDEO - McEnroe blasts fake news 'Roger, not Novak, is the golden goose of tennis..he plays when he wants'

McEnroe blasts fake news 'Roger, not Novak, is the golden goose of tennis..he plays when he wants'
7,290 views | 03:19
Eurosport Commissioner of tennis

20/01/2018 at 18:25Updated 20/01/2018 at 23:25

The Commissioner of Tennis, John McEnroe, has no time for conspiracy theories as he slams journalists and Novak Djokovic fans over Roger Federer's night matches.

January sees the tennis season blaze into life on the scorching hard courts of Melbourne Park. The first Grand Slam of 2019 sees world number one Novak Djokovic aiming for his third consecutive slam title, and seventh Australian Open. He faces tough opposition from defending champion Roger Federer, while Rafa Nadal aims for his first triumph Down Under since 2009. Andy Murray hopes to go far as he steps up his comeback from injury, while controversial home favourite Nick Kyrgios is bound to attract attention - good or bad.

On the women's side, all eyes will be on Serena Williams as she aims for Grand Slam number 24. Among those looking to halt Serena's charge: world number one Simona Halep, defending champion Caroline Wozniacki and US Open winner Naomi Osaka.

Eurosport Player has every match live across 18 courts, so you can catch all the action on iOS, Android, web and connected TV.
See moreSee less

Eurosport Player: Watch up to 18 courts LIVE

Watch on Eurosport

Eurosport Commissioner of tennis


View moreMore videos of Eurosport Commissioner of tennis
0
0
Sponsored content
More videos
  • Sharapova BOOED by Aussie crowd after toilet break

    627 views | 00:32
  • Synchronised smash ends in calamity

    508 views | 00:39
  • O'Sullivan wins all-time Masters classic with Ding

    1,342 views | 03:04
  • 'One of the most extraordinary points you will ever see!' - Sharapova prevails in 22-shot rally

    64 views | 01:13
  • Play of the Day: 'He should be banned for that disrespect!'

    11,523 views | 04:33
  • 'Extraordinary' - Barty gets better of Sharapova in memorable point

    75 views | 00:45
  • Highlights: Kvitova crushes Anisimova

    50 views | 02:52
  • Euro Papers: 'Next Ronaldo' sparks Liverpool vs United bidding war

    11,713 views | 01:44
  • O'Sullivan and Ding share an emotional embrace

    1,434 views | 01:41
  • What you missed overnight - Serena dominates, Osaka impresses and Nishikori cruises through

    5,512 views | 02:26
  • Top 5 shots of Day 6: Popyrin's smashing passing shot tops the lot

    514 views | 00:59
  • Brits still going strong - honest!

    295 views | 01:36
  • 'Oh, what tennis!' - Barty wins spectacular point against Sharapova

    201 views | 01:14
  • Kvitova: I'm here to play - not think about world No. 1

    65 views | 01:06
  • Ding flukes outrageous yellow in 147 bid

    1,420 views | 00:45
  • Kvitova: It's been a while since I made the second week

    28 views | 02:00
  • Trump seals first Masters final with brilliant break

    66 views | 02:07
  • Robertson makes brilliant 127 clearance to put pressure on Trump

    118 views | 02:31
  • Xu Mengtao leads way in Lake Placid

    4 views | 02:12
  • Maxim Burov tops qualifying in Lake Placid aerials

    2 views | 02:17