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June 22nd, 2017

Svitolina Exits Birmingham With Achilles Injury, Wimbledon In Doubt; Konta Upset

Victoria Azarenka’s comeback event ended Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 4:02 pm in Grass season | 1 Comment »

June 21st, 2017

Novak Djokovic Takes Wildcard Into Eastbourne

In a rare appearance, Novak Djokovic will play an ATP 250 event right before a Grand Slam.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:48 pm in Grass season | 48 Comments »

June 17th, 2017

Early Test for Murray, Others in Loaded Field at Aegon/Queen’s Club; ATP Preview

Former champs in the field are Murray (2016-15,’13,’11,’09), Dimitrov (2014), Cilic (2012), and Querrey (2010).

Posted by Staff @ 4:06 pm in Grass season, Tennis | 89 Comments »

June 16th, 2017

Cilic Wins In Den Bosch, Haas Out In Stuttgart; Zverev Bros In SFs

The Zverev brothers are in the hunt to win weekend ATP titles.

Posted by Staff @ 5:17 pm in Grass season, Stuttgart | No Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Victoria Azarenka Will Play Wimbledon!

Victoria Azarenka announced she plans to play the grass season. It’s going to be louder at Wimbledon!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:15 am in Grass season | 3 Comments »

June 25th, 2016

Dominika Cibulkova Claims 1st Career Grass Title at Eastbourne

Cibulkova improved to 2-2 this year in finals after winning Katowice, and 6-9 in career finals.

Posted by Staff @ 5:18 pm in Grass season | 2 Comments »

June 25th, 2016

American Steve Johnson Wins Grasscourt Title at ATP Nottingham Beating Pablo Cuevas

Johnson beat four seeded opponents, including top-seeded Kevin Anderson in the quarterfinals. He is projected to rise to a career-high No. 29 on the ATP rankings.

Posted by Staff @ 4:00 pm in Grass season | 1 Comment »

June 17th, 2016

Madison Keys Reaches Birmingham SFs, Closes In On Top 10; Angelique Kerber Falls

Madison Keys in just one match win from breaking into the Top 10.

Posted by Staff @ 7:50 pm in Grass season | 1 Comment »

June 1st, 2016

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Queen’s, Is Wimbledon Next?

It’s looking more and more unlikely Rafael Nadal will play Wimbledon.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:24 am in Grass season | 15 Comments »

June 22nd, 2015

Sick Petra Kvitova Has Withdrawn From Eastbourne

Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from Eastbourne.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:54 am in Grass season | 4 Comments »

June 22nd, 2015

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic To Play The Boodles Exo This Week

Rafael Nadal will get more practice on the grass.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:47 am in Exhibitions, Grass season | 37 Comments »

June 17th, 2015

Lisicki Cracks A Record 27 Aces In Birmingham; Ivanovic, Bouchard Upset, Azarenka Withdraws

Sabine Lisicki has another serving record.

Posted by Staff @ 7:16 pm in Grass season | 7 Comments »

June 16th, 2015

Roger Federer: The Extra Week Between The French And Wimbledon Will Create Better Grass Players

Roger Federer says there will be more grass players in a few years.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:48 am in Grass season | 27 Comments »

June 14th, 2015

ATP/WTA Previews: Federer, Murray, Nadal on Grass This Week

Four Top 10 players on the WTA tour take to the grass in Birmingham, while Roger Federer leads in Halle, and Andy Murray, French Open champ Stan Wawrinka and Rafael Nadal at the Queen’s Club during week #2 of the 2015 grasscourt season.

Posted by Staff @ 2:23 pm in Grass season, Halle, Queens, Tennis | 24 Comments »

June 13th, 2015

Rafael Nadal Seeks First Grass Title In 5 Years Sunday In Stuttgart

Rafael Nadal is back in a tournament final on grass.

Posted by Staff @ 3:03 pm in Grass season, Stuttgart | 64 Comments »