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February 20th, 2016

Nick Kyrgios Coming Of Age In Marseille, Blows Past Berdych To Reach Final Against Marin Cilic

Contrversial Nick Kyrgios will bid for his first career title Sunday in Marseille against Marin Cilic.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:42 pm in Marseille | 8 Comments »

February 20th, 2016

Nadal Gets Walkover In Rio, Thiem Tames Ferrer; Del Potro Wins In Delray; Berdych v Kyrgios In Marseille

Rafael Nadal had an easy day in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 12:32 am in Dubai, Marseille, Rio | 26 Comments »

February 19th, 2016

Nadal Advances In Rio, Ferrer v Thiem Friday; Del Potro Comeback Continues In Delray

Rafael Nadal, David Ferrer, Juan Martin Del Potro, Tomas Berdych and Nick Kyrgios all in action Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:38 am in Marseille, Rio | 52 Comments »

February 18th, 2016

Nadal v Almagro In Rio; Del Potro Continues Comeback In Delray; Berdych Battles Zverev In Marseille

It’s a busy Thursday on the ATP with Rafael Nadal, Tomas Berdych and Juan Martin del Potro in action on three different continents.

Posted by Staff @ 12:23 am in Marseille, Rio | 34 Comments »

February 21st, 2015

Fognini Ends Nadal’s Rio Run; Simon v Monfils In Marseille Finale; Young Seeks First Title In Delray

Rafael Nadal lost on the clay in Rio today to Fabio Fognini.

Posted by Staff @ 11:54 pm in Marseille, Rio | 120 Comments »

February 21st, 2015

Nadal Survives 3:18am Finish To Reach Rio SFs; Halep On Brink Of Biggest Career Title

Rafael Nadal didn’t finish until 3:18am local time in Rio, but he won.

Posted by Staff @ 12:39 am in Dubai, Marseille, Rio | 26 Comments »

February 20th, 2015

Nadal Into Rio QFs; Bolelli Beats Raonic For First Top 10 Win In Marseille, Def Champ Gulbis Winless in 2015

So far so good for the King of Clay Rafael Nadal in Rio.

Posted by Staff @ 12:03 am in Dubai, Marseille, Rio | 15 Comments »

February 23rd, 2014

Ernests Gulbis: “My Long-Term Goal In Tennis Isn’t To Be Top 20, It’s To Be No. 1!”

After winning Marseille, Ernests Gulbis has his eye on the No. 1 ranking. Is he serious?

Posted by Staff @ 2:29 pm in Marseille, No. 1 ranking | 9 Comments »

February 23rd, 2014

Ernests Gulbis Has Never Lost An ATP Final In Singles Or Doubles (7-0) [Chart]

Did you know Ernests Gulbis has never finished runner-up at an ATP singles or doubles event?

Posted by Staff @ 2:09 pm in Charts, Marseille | 2 Comments »

February 23rd, 2013

Tsonga Seeks Second Marseille Crown Against Berdych; Spaniards Ferrer, Lopez Also In Finals

There will be lots of firepower in France tomorrow when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga tangles with Tomas Berdych for the Marseille title.

Posted by Staff @ 11:47 pm in Dubai, Marseille, Memphis | 17 Comments »

February 22nd, 2013

Simon Upends Del Potro, Meets Tsonga In Marseille SF; Spaniards Ferrer, Almagro, Lopez Also Friday Winners

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga saved 5 matchpoints against Bernard Tomic in Marseille while the run of Jack Sock came to and end in Marseille.

Posted by Staff @ 9:58 pm in Dubai, Marseille, Memphis | 70 Comments »

February 21st, 2013

Raonic Socked Out Of Memphis; Tsonga, Berdych Winners In Marseille; Ferrer-Nalbandian Thursday In Buenos Aires

American youngster Jack Sock scored his best career win stunning Milos Raonic indoors in Memphis.

Posted by Staff @ 12:52 am in Marseille, Memphis | 7 Comments »

February 26th, 2012

Raonic, Almagro, Del Potro Back In Sunday Finals

Some familiar names are back in ATP finals this Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:46 am in Marseille, Memphis | 31 Comments »

February 24th, 2012

Isner, Raonic On Track For Memphis Finals; Almagro, Ferrer Alive In Buenos Aires

Big servers John Isner and Milos Raonic are on course for a Sunday showdown in Memphis.

Posted by Staff @ 11:34 am in Marseille, Memphis | 116 Comments »

February 23rd, 2012

Roddick X-Its Memphis, Roanic Stays Hots; Del Potro, Davydenko Meet In Marseille

Andy Roddick’s woeful 2012 continued Wednesday as the American suffered a first round loss to Xavier Malisse.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:32 am in Marseille, Memphis | 44 Comments »