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November 6th, 2011

ATP Injuries Mount: Juan Martin Del Potro Withdraws From Paris

Add Juan Martin Del Potro to list of walking wounded at the end of the ATP season.

Posted by Staff @ 11:05 pm in Injuries, Paris | 19 Comments »

November 6th, 2011

Roger Federer: Crying Shows How Much It Means To Me [Video]

Roger Federer tears up during Basel awards ceremony.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:48 pm in Videos | 30 Comments »

November 6th, 2011

Federer, Granollers Capture Titles; Ivanovic Wins ‘Loser Bowl’

The Commonwealth Bank Tournament Of Champions features the top players who won titles during the year but did not qualify in the Top 8 for the year-end WTA Championships. Ivanovic did not qualify even for the Bali event, but was given a wildcard as the defending champion. The lopsided final score was not even mentioned in the WTA tour’s official press release of the final.

Posted by Staff @ 10:25 pm in Tennis | 5 Comments »

November 6th, 2011

Djokovic, Federer Lead Last ATP Tango in Paris Preview; Tennis-X Notes

The ATP reported over the weekend that Berdych had qualified for the Masters, then later redacted the announcement.

Posted by Staff @ 1:37 pm in Tennis | 17 Comments »

November 6th, 2011

Djokovic Re-Injures Shoulder As Federer Returns To Basel Final; Upsets Reign In Spain

Novak Djokovic not only lost but re-aggravated his shoulder again, leaving Nishikori to face Federer in the Basel final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:38 am in ATP | 72 Comments »