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May 17th, 2016

What Is Wrong With Novak Djokovic?

Can Novak Djokovic get back on track?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:25 pm in French Open, Madrid, Rome | 308 Comments »

May 16th, 2016

Andy Murray Wins Rome, Beats No. 1 Novak Djokovic On Clay For 1st Time

“I had a long couple of weeks, especially the last couple of days,” said Djokovic. “I knew it’s going to be very hard for me, an uphill ride against Andy today, who was playing throughout the week at a very high level. To compete with him in long exchanges and rallies that we do have in our encounters, they require a lot more energy and better performance from my side which didn’t happen.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:51 am in Rome | 64 Comments »

May 15th, 2016

Keys Can’t Unlock Rome Title as Serena Williams Ends Trophy Drought

“I think she’s such a powerful player,” Williams said. “Obviously going in, I knew that, but I was just trying. I think I was pretty much able to just get back what I could and that’s all I was trying to do was just to go out there and be consistent and make my shots.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:27 pm in Rome | 6 Comments »

May 14th, 2016

Is Birthday Boy Andy Murray Finally Ready To End Novak Djokovic’s Run In Rome? Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the Novak Djokovic-Andy Murray Rome final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:31 pm in Rome | 366 Comments »

May 14th, 2016

Serena Williams Meets Madison Keys In All-American Final In Rome Sunday

Who’ll win the first all-American final on the WTA tour since 2012? Serena Williams or Madison Keys?

Posted by Staff @ 3:18 pm in Rome | Comments Off

May 13th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Beats Rafael Nadal In Thriller While Andy Murray Impresses; Rome SF Picks And Pans

Are we headed to another Novak Djokovic-Andy Murray final?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:11 pm in Rome | 225 Comments »

May 13th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Won The First Set From Rafael Nadal In Rome With This Incredible Point [Video]

Novak Djokovic continued his mastery over rival Rafael Nadal thanks in part to this incredible point which gave him the first set.

Posted by Staff @ 4:10 pm in Best Shots, Rome, Videos | 15 Comments »

May 13th, 2016

Serena Gets Revenge On Kuznetsova, Reaches Rome Semis; Muguruza, Keys Collide

Will we see a Wimbledon rematch between Serena Williams and Garbine Muguruza on Sunday?

Posted by Staff @ 4:02 pm in Rome | 6 Comments »

May 13th, 2016

Roger Federer: I Knew I Was Never Good Enough To Do Well In Rome, So It Was Just An Information Event

Roger Federer doesn’t sound too worried about his back injury. In fact, he said he enjoyed playing against Dominic Thiem Thursday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:02 am in Rome | 12 Comments »

May 12th, 2016

Poll: Novak Djokovic Or Rafael Nadal, Who Wins Their 49th Meeting Friday In Rome?

Novak Djokovic has won the last six meetings against Rafael Nadal and 13 straight sets (10 of last 11 matches, 22-4 sets).

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 pm in Rome | 15 Comments »

May 12th, 2016

Serena Williams Ate Dog Food Then Got Sick [Video]

Serena Williams tried a spoonful of dog food and lived to snapchat about it.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:25 am in Rome, Videos | 5 Comments »

May 12th, 2016

Roger Federer Unsure If Back Will Let Him Play French, Record Grand Slam Streak In Serious Jeopardy

Roger Federer hasn;t missed a Grand Slam since the 1999 US Open. Might he miss the French Open?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:05 am in French Open, Rome | 22 Comments »

May 11th, 2016

Roger Federer ‘Expected to Lose’ but Wins in ATP Rome Debut; Thurs Blockbuster Big 4 Line-up

“I was expecting to lose in straight sets today. That was the mind-set going in, so to win in straights is actually a really big surprise to me. I played cautious, and I only decided after the warm-up that I was actually going to play. So for me it was a big match on many levels.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 4:45 pm in Rome | 198 Comments »

May 11th, 2016

Ailing Roger Federer Didn’t Think He Would Win A Set Today In Rome!

Roger Federer isn’t sure if he’ll play Thursday in Rome against Dominic Thiem.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:56 am in Rome | 10 Comments »

May 10th, 2016

Serena Makes Winning Start On Clay In Rome; Petra Kvitova-Madison Keys Wednesday

Petra Kvitova, Simona Halep, Venus Williams and Roberta Vinci are in action Wednesday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 10:46 pm in Rome | 19 Comments »