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August 8th, 2015

Isner v Nishikori in ATP Washington Final

Isner dropped 30 aces and won 85 percent of first serve points. He finished runner-up in Washington, D.C. in 2007 (l. to Andy Roddick) and 2013 (l. to Juan Martin Del Potro).

Posted by Staff @ 11:58 pm in Tennis | 74 Comments »

August 8th, 2015

Serena Williams and 16 of Top 17 at WTA Toronto; Tennis-X Notes

Sixteen of the Top 17 turn out this coming week for the Rogers Cup in Toronto, where world No. 1 Serena Williams will test the right elbow injury that has forced her to withdraw from her last two tournaments.

Posted by Staff @ 6:12 pm in Canadian Open, Tennis, Toronto | Comments Off

August 8th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Questions A Line Call During Practice [Video]

Novak Djokovic had some HawkEye-like fun during practice yesterday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:24 am in Videos | 11 Comments »

August 8th, 2015

Maria Sharapova Withdraws From The Canadian Open

Maria Sharapova won’t be playing the Canadian Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:11 am in Injuries | 3 Comments »

August 8th, 2015

Happy 34th Birthday To Roger Federer!

It’s Roger Federer’s 34th birthday today.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:03 am in 2015 Season | 27 Comments »

August 8th, 2015

Isner, Nishikori Headed Toward Final Meeting at Citi Open

“He takes really big cuts on the ball and if I miss my spot he really likes pace,” Isner said of Berankis. “He did it one time in the third set as well. He just caught fire and was swinging away. I didn’t panic because it was one set to go. I could have very easily lost that [second] set in a tiebreaker so it was all good.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:59 am in Tennis | 17 Comments »