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April 3rd, 2016

Isner Heads Houston, G-Lo in Morocco as ATP Clay Season Gets Underway

No. 13 Isner the only Top 20 player…The Top 4 seeds receive opening-round byes…Interesting starts for (1) Isner vs. his countryman Kudla, (5) Querrey vs. Brown, and (2) Paire vs. Monaco…Wildcards went to Americans Tommy Paul, Frances Tiafoe and Tim Smyczek…

Posted by Staff @ 4:18 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

April 3rd, 2016

Kerber, Bencic, Venus Lead Charleston; WTA Previews This Week

Two Top 10ers in the field, in addition to two former No. 1s…The Top 8 seeds receive opening-round byes…Potential tough starts for (9) Jankovic vs. Garcia and (3) Venus Williams vs. Riske…Wildcards were awarded to Americans Frances Altick, Louisa Chirico and Shelby Rogers…

Posted by Staff @ 4:12 pm in Tennis | 7 Comments »

April 3rd, 2016

Novak Djokovic Now Leads Roger Federer In Career Prize Money

Novak Djokovic now ahead of Roger Federer in career prize money.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:06 pm in Charts, Miami, Prize Money | 32 Comments »

April 3rd, 2016

Novak Djokovic Is The New Leader In All-Time ATP Masters 1000 Titles

Novak Djokovic has now won more Masters 1000 titles than anyone is history.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:37 pm in ATP, Charts, Miami | 55 Comments »

April 3rd, 2016

Novak Djokovic Changes Multiple Record Books, Beating Kei Nishikori in Miami Final

“Congratulations Novak, an incredible two tournaments in a row,” Nishikori said of Djokovic winning Indian Wells and Miami back-to-back. “Hope I can get you next time. Playing Novak is always a great challenge for me. I hope I can win a Masters next time.”

Posted by Staff @ 3:13 pm in Miami | 54 Comments »