On Tour
ATP
Queens
Halle
WTA
Mallorca
Birmingham
Schedules:
Who's got the funk...
1.
Roger FEDERER
Wins Stuttgart, returns to No. 1 ranking. It's grasscourt season bitches.
2.
Queen's Club
Andy Murray vs. Nick Kyrgios 1st round? Yes please.
3.
Ashleigh BARTY
Beats Johanna Konta on her own turf (literally) to win Nottingham and end 3-final losing streak.
4.
Richard GASQUET, Aleksandra KRUNIC
Win the men's and women's titles respectively at 's-Hertogenbosch. Say that three-times fast.
5.
Uniglo
Primed to outbid Nike for Roger Federer?
...Who's in the trunk
5.
Rafael NADAL
Pulls from Queen's Club, but probably deserves some rest. And ignites 'women deserve less pay' debate.
4.
Maria SHARAPOVA, Madison KEYS
Big hitters nursing injuries, missing Wimbledon warm-up events.
3.
Johanna KONTA
Looked to be a Top 10 staple a year ago bur struggling to stay in Top 20.
2.
WTA TV
How's that TV deal with beIN Sports turning out? Cooking Channel would have given you more visibility that that.
1.
Serena WILLIAMS
Good luck, but like the French, can she really play seven straight matches at Wimbledon without injury? Maybe no doubles this time?

LATEST TENNIS NEWS

June 17, 2018
Preview: Federer Goes for No. 10 at ATP Halle Gerry Weber Open

Roger Federer attempts an amazing 10th Gerry Weber Open title, challenged by fellow Top 10ers Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem who is fresh off his French Open runner-up effort.

GERRY WEBER OPEN
HALLE, Germany; surface: grass


Seeds: Roger Federer Alexander Zverev, Dominic Thiem, Roberto Bautista Agut, Lucas Pouille, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Kei Nishikori, Richard Gasquet

Floaters: Benoit Paire, Steve Johnson, Mischa Zverev, Borna Coric

Notes:

Three of the Top 10 lead by Federer who last year dominated the younger Zverev 6-1, 6-3 in the final...

(1) Federer starts against Aljaz Bedene and (2) A. Zverev against Coric...

Openers of interest include (1) Federer 2nd rd. vs. the Paire/Johnson winner, (3) Thiem vs. a qualifier, [...]

NOVAK DJOKOVIC

ROGER FEDERER

  • Federer Announces Return of Grasscourt Season with ATP Stuttgart Crown and Return to No. 1
    At age 36 Federer continued his astounding run, reclaiming the No. 1 rank when he reached the semifinals, and winning his 98th career title and 18th on grass, raising his all-time best grass winning percentage to 87.5 percent.
    June 17, 2018
    Federer Edges Kyrgios In Stuttgart Thriller, Will Face Raonic In Final; Gasquet-Chardy For Den Bosch Title
    Roger Federer seeks his 98th career title Sunday in Stuttgart.
    June 16, 2018
    Federer, Kyrgios Advance To Saturday SF In Stuttgart; Gasquet-Tomic in Den Bosch
    Can the Aussies pull upsets Saturday in the semifinals.
    June 15, 2018
  • RAFAEL NADAL

  • Nadal Stomps Thiem For 11th French Open Title, 17th Grand Slam Victory
    Rafael Nadal dominated Dominic Thiem for another French Open title.
    June 10, 2018
    2018 French Open Men's Final Open Thread: Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem
    Talk about the 2018 Men's French Open final.
    June 9, 2018
    Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem For The French Open Title, Who's The Pick?
    Sean Randall makes his pick for the French Open final.
    June 9, 2018
  • SERENA WILLIAMS

  • Opinion: Serena Williams and Team Blew It at French Open
    "It didn't start before I got here," she said. "The first time I felt it was against [Julia] Goerges in my last match. That's when I started to feel it."
    June 4, 2018
    Serena, Pliskova Struggle Through at French Open; Friday Matches to See
    "I have definitely always had that will to win," the 36-year-old Serena said about coming back from a set down. "It was something I was born with, thank goodness. You know, this is a Grand Slam. This is my first one back. I want to do the best that I can. I want to be able to just do my best and one day tell my daughter that I tried my best. When I was out there, that's all I was just trying to do, is just do that."
    May 31, 2018
    Halep Escapes 1st Round Upset; Serena, Maria Up Thursday at French Open
    "I had a slow start because it's always tough to start this tournament," Halep said.
    May 31, 2018