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May 15th, 2011

Sharapova Beats French Open Finalist Stosur to Win Rome

Former No. 1 Maria Sharapova took a giant step back toward hanging with the big dogs.

Posted by Staff @ 11:20 pm in Rome | 11 Comments »

May 15th, 2011

Novak Djokovic Beats Rafael Nadal to Win Rome – Highlights [Video]

Here are the highlights from Novak Djokovic’s win over Rafael Nadal today in Rome.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:45 pm in Rome, Videos | Comments Off on Novak Djokovic Beats Rafael Nadal to Win Rome – Highlights [Video]

May 15th, 2011

Novak Djokovic: “I Managed to Get the Maximum Out of My Abilities Today” [Video]

Rome falls to Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:31 pm in Rome, Videos | 6 Comments »

May 15th, 2011

Meet Novak Djokovic, Your Favorite to Win the French Open

Novak Djokovic just beat Rafael Nadal again on the clay.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:19 pm in French Open, Rome | 193 Comments »

May 15th, 2011

Woz at Brussels, Roddick in Nice; Pre-French Previews

Notes: Why “Qualifier” and Victor Hanescu as floaters? Because one of those will likely send the struggling No. 4 seed Roddick out of the tournament in his first match; interesting opening-round match-ups include (6) Baghdatis vs. (WC) Benneteau, and (8) Fognini vs. (WC) Gulbis; Roddick is making his debut in Nice, looking for some last-minute clay preparation after going winless this dirt season, and extending his losing record to four straight matches; the Top 4 seeds in Nice this year are all making their tournament debuts; Richard Gasquet won the title last year.

Posted by Staff @ 1:30 am in Tennis | 5 Comments »