The X Blog - Dysfunctional Tennis Blogging at its Finest

Archive for the 'Canadian Open' Category

August 13th, 2017

Zverev Ends Shapovalov’s Dream Canadian Open, Will Meet Federer in Sunday Final

It’s Roger Federer against Alexander Zverev in the Canadian Open final.

Posted by Staff @ 12:36 am in Canadian Open | 94 Comments »

August 11th, 2017

Rafael Nadal: Losing To Shapovalov Was The Worst Loss Of The Year For Me

Rafael Nadal lost his second straight match to a lefty.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:43 pm in Canadian Open | 5 Comments »

August 11th, 2017

Defending Champ Halep Rolls In Toronto QFs; Pliskova v Wozniacki Friday

Simona Halep is looking good in her Canadian Open title defense.

Posted by Staff @ 2:12 am in Canadian Open | Comments Off

August 11th, 2017

Nadal Shocked By Shapovalov In Montreal; Federer Wins 17th Straight v Ferrer

Rafael Nadal lost to an 18-year-old at the Canadian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 2:00 am in Canadian Open | 23 Comments »

August 9th, 2017

Nishikori, Raonic, 3 Top 10 Exit at Canadian Open in Montreal; Federer, Nadal In Action Thurs

Righting the ship were Top 10-seeded winners No. 1 Rafael Nadal rolling Borna Coric 6-1, 6-2; No. 2 Roger Federer cruising past Canuck Peter Polansky 6-2, 6-1; No. 4 Alexander Zverev struggling past injured Richard Gasquet 6-3, 4-6, 7-6(3); and No. 7 Grigor Dimitrov topping Mischa Zverev 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.

Posted by Staff @ 11:23 pm in Canadian Open | 169 Comments »

August 9th, 2017

Federer, Nadal Open Play Wednesday In Montreal; Thiem Tamed By Schwartzman

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal open play Wednesday in Canada.

Posted by Staff @ 12:45 am in Canadian Open | 47 Comments »

August 9th, 2017

Wozniacki, Sivtolina Tuesday Winners In Toronto; Bouchard Bounced By Vekic

The Top 4 women in the world headline play Wednesday in Toronto.

Posted by Staff @ 12:31 am in Canadian Open | 1 Comment »

August 8th, 2017

Dominic Thiem: The Younger Gen Can Beat Big 4 Players, But It’s Hard Beating Multiple Big 4s In Events

Dominic Thiem discusses the problem the younger players are having breaking through.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:30 am in Canadian Open | 8 Comments »

August 8th, 2017

Nick Kyrgios Says He And Bernard Tomic Are Not Bad Humans, Not Drug Dealers!

Nick Kyrgios says leaves me and Bernie alone!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:18 am in Canadian Open | 5 Comments »

August 8th, 2017

Del Potro Beats Isner In Canada, Kyrgios Wins; Sock, Thiem Tuesday

Juan Martin del Potro ended the recent run of John Isner stopping the American’s 8-match win streak with a 7-5, 7-5 win in the Canadian Open first round. “It’s amazing for me,” said del Potro.” I missed this tournament a lot. I couldn’t play the last editions because of my wrist. But now I’m in [...]

Posted by Staff @ 9:51 am in Canadian Open | 3 Comments »

August 6th, 2017

Federer, Nadal Lead Depleted Canadian Open Montreal Field; Will The Cup Be Roger’s Again?

Sean Randall previews the Montreal Canadian Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:55 am in Canadian Open | 78 Comments »

August 4th, 2017

Andy Murray Officially Withdraws From Canadian Open Montreal, Rafael Nadal With No. 1 Shot Next Week

Andy Murray will miss Canadian and will soon drop from No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 12:50 am in Canadian Open | 2 Comments »

August 2nd, 2017

Roger Federer Confirms Montreal Canadian Open Apperance

Roger Federer is making a run at No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 2:03 pm in Canadian Open | 10 Comments »

August 3rd, 2016

7 Things I Think I Once Thought About Tennis At The Olympics And Novak Djokovic

Thoughts on the Olympics which begin on Saturday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:41 pm in Canadian Open, Cincinnati | 76 Comments »

August 1st, 2016

Novak Djokovic Says He Couldn’t Ask For A Better Start To The Hardcourt Season, Hints He Might Not Play Cincinnati

Novak Djokovic is most pleased with his start to the summer.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:14 pm in Canadian Open, Olympics | 63 Comments »