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November 10th, 2016

Federer Wins ATP Fans’ Favorite, Sportsmanship Award; Del Potro Named Comeback Player Of Year

For the sixth straight year Roger Federer won the ATP’s Sportsmanship award.

Posted by Staff @ 1:51 pm in ATP | 12 Comments »

October 29th, 2016

Djokovic, Murray Clash on Horizon Next Week at ATP Paris Masters

World No. 1 Djokovic starts against either Nicolas Almagro or Gilles Muller, then likely facing No. 14 Dimitrov…No. 2 Murray will start against either Fernando Verdasco or a qualifier, then likely No. 13 Lucas Pouille…

Posted by Staff @ 1:55 pm in ATP, Paris, Tennis | 9 Comments »

October 17th, 2016

Sorry Nick Kyrgios Responds To 8-Week ATP Suspension, Says He Will Improve His Behavior

A remorseful Nick Kyrgios has agreed to counseling for his bad behavior.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:51 am in ATP, Shanghai | 27 Comments »

October 15th, 2016

The Court Speeds Of The Nine ATP Masters 1000 Events

Guess which Masters 1000 event has the fastest court!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:35 am in ATP | 14 Comments »

July 10th, 2016

Ferrer Leads Bastad; Johnson on Grass at Newport; ATP Previews

Rafael Nadal (currently injured) beat Fognini in last year’s final…Leo Mayer (2014) is the only former champ in the field.

Posted by Staff @ 3:04 pm in ATP, Tennis | Comments Off

May 26th, 2016

Djokovic, Nadal Win Easy; Marathon Man Murray Up Friday at French Open, Krygios-Gasquet

“The only thing I know is that I have reached the third round,” Nadal said.

Posted by Staff @ 7:13 pm in ATP, French Open | 78 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 »

January 9th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Leads My 2016 Top 10, But Will Roger Federer Stay Ahead Of Rafael Nadal?

Who’ll finish Top 10 in 2016? Sean Randall makes his picks.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:00 pm in 2016 Season, ATP, Year-End No. 1 | 18 Comments »

December 3rd, 2015

The WTA Now Supports The IPTL, The ATP Still Does Not

Is the WTA OK with exos now?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:32 am in ATP, Exhibitions, WTA | 11 Comments »

December 1st, 2015

Your 2015 ATP Top 10 Plus Year-End Rankings Statistics

The final 2015 ATP Rankings are out.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:03 am in ATP | 57 Comments »

November 16th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Receives The Year-End No. 1 Trophy [Video]

Novak Djokovic finished No. 1 for the second straight year.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:58 am in ATP, Year-End No. 1 | 1 Comment »

November 11th, 2015

Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer, Bryans Among 2015 ATP Award Winners

Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Bob and Mike Bryan have been honored in the 2015 ATP World Tour Awards presented by Mo√ęt & Chandon. While the ATP World Tour No. 1 Doubles Team presented by Emirates Award is still to be decided between four teams, all the other award winners have been announced today.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 pm in ATP | 126 Comments »

November 2nd, 2015

Novak Djokovic Begins 171st Week At No. 1 On ATP Rankings

Novak Djokovic moved into 5th place all time weeks ranked No. 1 on the ATP Tour.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:35 am in ATP, No. 1 ranking | 28 Comments »

September 14th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Clinches Year-End ATP No. 1 Ranking For 2015

Novak Djokovic has finished 2015 as the No. 1 player.

Posted by Staff @ 7:07 pm in ATP, US Open, Year-End No. 1 | 49 Comments »

August 24th, 2015

ATP Puts Nick Kyrgios On Probation, Next Misstep Results In 28-Day Suspension

Nick Kyrgios better not screw up again the next six month.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:12 am in ATP | 19 Comments »