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February 27th, 2014

Federer Steps On The Worm, Djokovic Cruises In Dubai; Gulbis-Dimitrov Thursday In Acapulco

Roger Federer overcame a 2-0 deficit in the third set to turn away Radek Stepanek Wednesday in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 12:45 am in Dubai | 52 Comments »

February 26th, 2014

Djokovic Advances In Dubai, Federer Returns Wednesday; Murray Wins, Isner Falls In Mexico

Novak Djokovic was an easy winner Tuesday in Dubai while John Isner tumbled out of Acapulco.

Posted by Staff @ 1:20 am in Dubai | 29 Comments »

February 25th, 2014

Juan Martin Del Potro Leaves Dubai In Tears After His Injured Wrist Forces Him To Retire [Video]

Juan Martin Del Potro’s bad left wrist just isn’t in tournament shape.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:50 am in Dubai, Injuries, Videos | 22 Comments »

February 24th, 2014

Roger Federer’s Jet Lag Tip: Don’t Go Out For A Romantic Dinner When You Land! [Video]

Roger Federer gives tips on how to beat jet lag.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:47 am in Dubai, Videos | 16 Comments »

February 24th, 2014

Novak Djokovic Goes Skydiving… Indoors [Video]

Novak Djokovic went skydiving in Dubai.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:15 am in Dubai, Videos | Comments Off

February 24th, 2014

Juan Martin Del Potro: My Left Wrist Is Still Not 100%, But It’s Getting Better

Ahead of the Dubai event, Juan Martin del Potro admits the wrist his injured last month is still bothering him.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:48 am in Dubai | 2 Comments »

February 24th, 2014

Novak Djokovic: My Australian Open Loss Had Nothing To Do With Boris Becker!

Novak Djokovic says don’t blame Boris for his surprise Australian Open defeat.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:35 am in Australian Open, Dubai | 58 Comments »

February 23rd, 2014

Philipp Kohlschreiber: I’m Not Going To Win A Slam, But Give Me Some Credit For Being Top 20

Philipp Kohlschreiber admits he’ll never win a Slam, but says it would be nice if the German media would give him a little bit more credit for making the Top 20.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:19 am in Dubai | 5 Comments »

February 23rd, 2014

Roger Federer: Yes, Rafael Nadal Could Beat My Slam Total, But I Want To Add More Titles

Roger Federer admits he’s said it before, but this time he really feels his best tennis is right around the corner.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:06 am in Dubai, GOAT | 16 Comments »

February 22nd, 2014

Venus Williams Gets Family Revenge Winning WTA Dubai Title

Cornet entering the event had an 0-28 streak against Top 10 players before toppling Top 10er Simona Halep in the first round. She then snapped her 0-17 streak against Top 4 players with a defeat of Serena Williams in the semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 7:15 pm in Dubai, Tennis | 3 Comments »

February 21st, 2014

Nadal Steamrolls Ahead In Rio; Serena Stunned In Dubai, Leaves Venus As The Favorite

Rafael Nadal steamrolled on in Rio while fellow World No. 1 Serena Williams said goodbye to Dubai.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:29 pm in Dubai, Rio | 48 Comments »

February 20th, 2014

Serena Williams: I’m A Complete Perfectionist

Serena and Venus Williams could meet Saturday in an all-Williams Dubai final.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:48 am in Dubai | 7 Comments »

February 16th, 2014

Previews: Serena Williams, Nadal Lead WTA/ATP Events This Week

Notes: One of the toughest 28-draw fields of the year with seven Top 10 players among the seeds, and more dangerous floaters than seeds…Challenging starts for (1) Serena after a bye vs. the Kleybanova-Makarova winner, (5) Jankovic after a bye vs. the Stephens-Safarova winner…

Posted by Staff @ 4:18 pm in Dubai, Tennis | 3 Comments »

February 6th, 2014

Victoria Azarenka Has Withdrawn From Doha

A foot injury will keep Victoria Azarenka from playing either Doha or Dubai.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:57 pm in Doha, Dubai | Comments Off

March 2nd, 2013

Here’s Novak Djokovic Dancing The Night Away In Dubai [Video]

Novak Djokovic gets his dancing shoes on in Dubai.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:14 am in Dubai, Videos | 8 Comments »