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Archive for the 'Clay Season' Category

May 7th, 2010

The State of American Clay Court Tennis

American tennis players seem to completely forget how to play tennis once the tour shifts to Europe and the surface gets softer.

Posted by Special @ 7:00 pm in American tennis, Clay Season | 9 Comments »

May 4th, 2010

3D Federer Opens Estoril Play Wednesday; Madrid Next for Nadal

Roger Federer will be in 3D tomorrow in Estoril.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:49 pm in Clay Season, Estoril, Madrid | 26 Comments »

May 3rd, 2010

Midpoint of the Clay Season, Nadal Still the King

The big questions posed in the beginning of the clay court season was whether or not Rafael Nadal would resume his dominance and who would be able to derail him?

Posted by Ben Pronin @ 12:28 pm in Barcelona, Clay Season, Estoril, French Open, Madrid, Monte Carlo, Rome | 57 Comments »

April 19th, 2010

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Barcelona

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Barcelona.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:18 pm in Barcelona, Clay Season | 101 Comments »

April 18th, 2010

Nadal Nukes Monte Carlo Field for Sixth Straight Title

Rafael Nadal is still the King of Clay.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:10 pm in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | 118 Comments »

April 17th, 2010

Red Hot Rafael Nadal Ready to End Titleless Spell v. Verdasco Sunday in Monte Carlo

Lefty Spaniards Rafael Nadal and Fernando Verdasco lock up for the 2010 Monte Carlo title.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:02 pm in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | 123 Comments »

April 16th, 2010

Nadal Steamrolls into Monte Carlo SFs, Ferrer Next

Sean Randall previews the Monte Carlo semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:50 pm in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | 173 Comments »

April 10th, 2010

Nadal Bids for Six-Peat at Monte Carlo, But Draw Not Easy

The 2010 Monte Carlos Tennis Masters draw has been released.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:18 am in Clay Season, Monte Carlo | 87 Comments »

April 8th, 2010

Strange Days in Tennis: Clijsters Loses, Schwank Fined, Odesnik Plays Thru

Strange happenings in the tennis world today.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:28 pm in Clay Season, Drug Testing | 15 Comments »

April 6th, 2010

ATP Clay Swing Preview: Who Will Beat Nadal?

Tennis is one of those sports that has never-ending dilemmas that simply have no solution.

Posted by Ben Pronin @ 6:18 pm in ATP, Clay Season, Madrid, Monte Carlo, Rome | 221 Comments »

May 17th, 2009

Perfect Federer Takes Down Nadal in Madrid Final

Roger Federer just did the unthinkable, beating Rafael Nadal on clay in Spain in comfortable fashion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:06 pm in 2009 Season, Clay Season, French Open, Madrid | 196 Comments »

May 17th, 2009

Can Roger Federer Beat Rafael Nadal Today in Madrid?

Sean Randall breaks down the Rafael Nadal v. Roger Federer Madrid Tennis Masters final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:08 am in 2009 Season, Clay Season, Madrid | 85 Comments »

May 16th, 2009

Nadal, Federer Near Final Meeting in Madrid

Sean Randall give his picks on the Madrid semifinals, features Nadal v. Djokovic and Federer v. Del Potro.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:30 am in Clay Season, Madrid | 144 Comments »

May 14th, 2009

Federer v. Roddick XX Friday in Madrid; Nadal, Djokovic, Murray Also Scheduled

Sean Randalls breaks downt the Madrid quarterfinals which features Roger Federer meeting Andy Roddick for a 20th time.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:09 pm in 2009 Season, Clay Season, Madrid | 215 Comments »

May 13th, 2009

Djokovic a Winner in Madrid; Nadal, Roddick v. Haas Later

Novak Djokovic keeps on winning while local fav Rafael Nadal and Andy Roddick have yet to play in Madrid.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:07 am in Clay Season, Madrid | 119 Comments »