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January 14th, 2017

Rafael Nadal: I Am A Person Who Doesn’t Like Big Changes, But Carlos Moya On My Team Is Nothing New

Rafael Nadal says he was playing with pain for much of the last half of 2016. Now, he’s ok!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:24 pm in Australian Open | 54 Comments »

January 14th, 2017

After Trying to Lose, Mertens Wins 1st WTA Title at Hobart

After only one game played in the second-round match, video caught Mertens and opponent Sachia Vickey of the United States both calling for trainers, both vying to retire from the match and make it to Melbourne. Unfortunately for Mertens, or fortunately in the end, Vickery was quicker on the draw and retired first, allowing Mertens to advance but locking her into Hobart.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 2:06 pm in Tennis | 2 Comments »

January 14th, 2017

Emotional Muller Wins 1st ATP Title After 15 Years Trying

“Everything that happened tonight was like in a movie,” said Muller, who will move into the Top 30 for the first time. “Rod Laver [presenting the trophy] there, standing on centre court with the trophy, my kids in the stands, can’t ask for more.”

Posted by Staff @ 1:37 pm in Tennis | 3 Comments »

January 14th, 2017

Sousa Gets Socked as American Wins ATP Auckland Final

“I’ve had chances,” Sock said of his six trips to ATP World Tour finals. “I’ve lost in a few finals. Winning the whole tournament is definitely a massive confidence booster.

Posted by Staff @ 1:09 pm in Tennis | Comments Off

January 14th, 2017

Andy Murray: I Don’t Feel Any Different Being A No. 1 Seed At A Slam

Just call me Andy, not Sir Andy, Murray says!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:31 am in Australian Open | 92 Comments »

January 14th, 2017

Moving Forward, That’s Why Milos Raonic Hired Richard Krajicek

Milos Raonic has a plan to beat Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:09 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 14th, 2017

Roger Federer: It’s A Great Draw Because I’m In The Draw, But Playing A 5 Set Match, That’s The Unknown

Roger Federer is super happy to be back playing tennis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:58 am in Australian Open | 6 Comments »