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Who's got the funk...
1.
Novak DJOKOVIC
So you're No. 1 Andy? Well take that.
2.
Karolina PLISKOVA
Brisbane title shows the US Open finalist only getting better, probably adding more tats after that win.
3.
Grigor DIMITROV
Went from "Baby Fed" to "Maybe Fed" to "No, not going to be anything like Fed" over the last couple years, but breaks out for 1st title in 2-1/2 years.
4.
Australian Open
Players getting pumped, but tournament having trouble with junior champ match-fixing and Tennis Australia fixing TV rights deals behind closed doors. Oy!
5.
DAVIS, BAUTISTA Agut, SINIAKOVA
The little scampering American wins her first career title at Auckland while the Spaniard wins his 5th at Chennai, and Siniakova wins Shenzhen.
...Who's in the trunk
5.
Andy MURRAY
0-1 in finals in 2017.
4.
Serena WILLIAMS
Takes in easy during the off-season, and looks like crap during her 1st tournament of the year.
3.
Madison KEYS
Wrist issue keeps the Top 10er off tour in January.
2.
Angie KERBER, Simona HALEP
Lose early in 2017 debuts.
1.
Rafael NADAL
Also loses early. Low rank will see him facing earlier tests this year. Will the body and mind hold up? Coin toss.

LATEST TENNIS NEWS

January 18, 2017
Kyrgios Melts Down, Evans Talks Shirts Wednesday at Aussie Open

No. 14-seeded Australian Nick Kyrgios roamed every inch of his home stage in a complete meltdown performance on Wednesday at the Australian Open, failing to close out a 2-0 set lead in a 1-6, 6-7(1), 6-4, 6-2, 10-8 loss to Italian Andreas Seppi in the second round.

Amidst Kyrgio's greatest hits on the night were some trademark tanking, screaming at his players' box, and in the end getting booed by the home crowd when it didn't appear he was giving his best effort.

"Obviously it's not the greatest thing to hear," Kyrgios said of the jeers. "I didn't have the best preparation coming into the Australian Open. Pretty banged up, my body. I don't even know what the [...]

NOVAK DJOKOVIC

  • Nadal Says Body is Good; Murray, Federer On Deck Wednesday at Aussie Open
    "The body is good," Nadal said of his wrist, knees, hair, etc. "And that's the key. If the body is not good, everything is more difficult. After Roland Garros everything was more difficult, but that's in the past."
    January 17, 2017
    Wawrinka, Nishikori, Cilic Escape with Wins on Day 1 at Australian Open
    Murray kept the Ukraine's Illya Marchenko at arm's length with a 7-5, 7-6(5), 6-2 win. The Brit has not been a fan of the weather in Melbourne to start the week.
    January 16, 2017
    Novak Djokovic: It's a Huge Challenge To Face Verdasco, I Hope I Won't Have To Defend Match Points Again
    Novak Djokovic meets the media at the Australian Open.
    January 13, 2017
  • ROGER FEDERER

  • Kyrgios Melts Down, Evans Talks Shirts Wednesday at Aussie Open
    "Obviously it's not the greatest thing to hear," Kyrgios said of the jeers. "I didn't have the best preparation coming into the Australian Open. Pretty banged up, my body. I don't even know what the score was in the end. Was it 10-8? 10-8 in the fifth, getting booed off, definitely not the best feeling."
    January 18, 2017
    Nadal Says Body is Good; Murray, Federer On Deck Wednesday at Aussie Open
    "The body is good," Nadal said of his wrist, knees, hair, etc. "And that's the key. If the body is not good, everything is more difficult. After Roland Garros everything was more difficult, but that's in the past."
    January 17, 2017
    Wawrinka, Nishikori, Cilic Escape with Wins on Day 1 at Australian Open
    Murray kept the Ukraine's Illya Marchenko at arm's length with a 7-5, 7-6(5), 6-2 win. The Brit has not been a fan of the weather in Melbourne to start the week.
    January 16, 2017
  • RAFAEL NADAL

  • Nadal Says Body is Good; Murray, Federer On Deck Wednesday at Aussie Open
    "The body is good," Nadal said of his wrist, knees, hair, etc. "And that's the key. If the body is not good, everything is more difficult. After Roland Garros everything was more difficult, but that's in the past."
    January 17, 2017
    Rafael Nadal: I Am A Person Who Doesn't Like Big Changes, But Carlos Moya On My Team Is Nothing New
    Rafael Nadal says he was playing with pain for much of the last half of 2016. Now, he's ok!
    January 14, 2017
    Australian Open Men's Draw Preview: Djokovic Opens With Verdasco, Federer Lands With Murray
    Sean Randall previews the Australian Open draw.
    January 12, 2017
  • SERENA WILLIAMS

  • Kerber Struggles Through, Barty Surprises Wednesday at Australian Open
    "I'm fit," Kerber said. "I am prepared for playing, like, two, three hours, so that's not a problem. Tomorrow I have a day off, so it's not a big deal. I think I will be fine."
    January 18, 2017
    Serena Williams Conquers Bencic, Yips at Australian Open
    Bencic held for 1-5. Serena dropped serve. Bencic held at love. Serena double faulted on match point before finally closing it out. Win one for the yipper.
    January 17, 2017
    Halep Halted, Women's Upsets Abound on Day 1 at Australian Open
    "I think she played a very high standard," Halep said after the loss. "I had pain at my knee. For me, in the second set, it was difficult to move anymore, but she deserved to win. She was aggressive, and she hit very strong, the balls."
    January 16, 2017