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Archive for January 20th, 2016

January 20th, 2016

Opinion: Taking a Dump on Match Fixing, On-Court Coaching; Plus Tennis-X Notes

It’s tennis, not a goddam golf match where you need a caddy telling you the distance to the hole.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 9:34 pm in Tennis | 58 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Redux: Is He Really Done For?

Where does Rafael Nadal go from here?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:59 pm in Australian Open | 54 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Let’s Talk Match Fixing In Tennis!

Sean Randall discusses the gambling scandal.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:36 pm in Australian Open, Gambling | 39 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Roger Federer: Grigor Dimitrov’s On A High Right Now, He’s Got The Game To Be Really Dangerous

Can Grigor Dimitriov finally beat Roger Federer?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:30 am in Australian Open | 24 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Men’s Seeds Cruise, Federer Sets Up ‘Baby Fed’ Meeting at Australian Open

If the women’s side at the Australian Open has been a bubbling cauldron of uncertainty, injuries and upsets, the men’s side has been a peaceful stroll through the Aussie bush collecting flowers and occasionally stopping to solo on the didgeridoo.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 52 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Australian Open Women’s Day 3 Carnage: Slam Winners Kvitova, Kuznetsova Out

“It was unreal,” said the 21-year-old recent Russian-turned-Australian.

Posted by Staff @ 8:10 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 3 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Roger Federer Doesn’t Want His Kids To Be Pro Tennis Players

Roger Federer says his kids won’t be pro tennis players.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:41 am in Australian Open | 27 Comments »

January 20th, 2016

Serena Williams: I Watch My US Open Semifinal Loss Every Night To Get Ready

Serena Williams wouldn’t mind a semifinal rematch with Roberta Vinci.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:32 am in Australian Open | 3 Comments »