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Archive for October 12th, 2014

October 12th, 2014

ATP/WTA Previews: Murray Looking for Vienna Points

The top-seeded Raonic is making his first appearance at the event…Not a deep field with players outside the Top 100 receiving direct entry…Wildcards went to Russians Andrey Rublev, Karen Khachanov and Evgeny Donskoy…Raonic after a bye will open against a qualifier…Returning former champs in the field are Seppi (2012) and Youzhny (2009).

Posted by Staff @ 1:32 pm in Tennis | 7 Comments »

October 12th, 2014

Federer, Pliskova, Riske, Stosur Win ATP/WTA Titles

Pliskova led 5-1 in the third before dropping five straight games. Fighting off a match point at 5-6, she broke to force the tiebreak and edge out the match.

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 pm in Tennis | 5 Comments »

October 12th, 2014

Roger Federer Wins 8th Different Masters 1000 Title, Ties Djokovic, Moves Ahead Of Nadal

Roger Federer has won eight different Masters 1000 events.

Posted by Staff @ 10:48 am in ATP, Charts | 30 Comments »

October 12th, 2014

ATP London Race (13 Oct 14): Roger Federer Closes In On Novak Djokovic’s No. 1 Ranking

Roger Federer is 990 points behind Novak Djokovic in the No. 1 race!

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 am in ATP Finals | 132 Comments »