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May 13th, 2013

Early Madrid Losers Djokovic, Federer Open Play In Rome On Tuesday; Serena v Robson Highlights WTA Card

After a scratchy Madrid event, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer look to regain their footing at Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Rome | 19 Comments »

May 13th, 2013

After Beating Venus, Laura Robson Can’t Wait To Play Serena

Laura Robson is looking forward to a showdown with Serena Williams tomorrow in Rome.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:43 pm in Rome | 23 Comments »

May 13th, 2013

Rafael Nadal Says He’s Playing Well, But Sees Room For Improvement With Backhand And Movement

Rafael Nadal is not content with his Madrid title, he wants to get better.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:51 pm in Madrid, Rome | 8 Comments »

May 12th, 2013

American Men Fail in Rome; Venus v Serena 2nd Round?

Sadder news for U.S. men’s tennis? They were the Top 2 ranked players for the U.S. Sadder still? Both were unseeded in the 16-seeded field. Sadder still? Never mind, this can go on and on.

Posted by Staff @ 9:46 pm in Rome, Tennis | 16 Comments »

May 12th, 2013

Roger Federer Says He Hasn’t Heard Of Any Gays Currently In Men’s Tennis

Roger Federer says he doesn’t know if there are any gays in men’s tennis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:20 pm in Rome | 14 Comments »

May 12th, 2013

Novak Djokovic: My Ankle Is Not Bothering Me, I’m Confident Of Playing Well The Next Few Weeks

Novak Djokovic says his ankle is fine and he’s looking forward to rebounding in Rome after a poor Madrid tournament.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:12 pm in Rome | 13 Comments »

May 21st, 2012

Rafael Nadal Presser: It’s Happy Day To Win The Rome Title Another Time

Rafael Nadal meets the press after his big victory over Novak Djokovic in the Rome final.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:50 am in Rome | 4 Comments »

May 21st, 2012

Novak Djokovic Presser: I Need To Make A Few Adjustment Before Paris But I’ll Be In Top Form

Here is Novak Djokovic’s presser after losing today to Rafael Nadal in the Rome final.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:28 am in Rome | 22 Comments »

May 21st, 2012

Maria Sharapova Celebrates Her Rome Title With A Swig Of Champagne [Video]

Maria Sharapova gulps down some champagne after her Rome win.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:09 am in Rome, Videos | 1 Comment »

May 21st, 2012

Nadal Reigns In Rome, Beats Djokovic For Second Straight Time To Win Sixth Title At Foro Italico

Rafael Nadal beat rival Novak Djokovic to win his sixth title at Rome’s Foro Italico.

Posted by Staff @ 9:48 am in Rome | 147 Comments »

May 20th, 2012

Rain Pushes Djokovic-Nadal To Monday; Sharapova Out-Weathers Li Na For Rome Title

Because of rain we’ll have to wait an extra day for the Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic final from Rome.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:39 pm in Rome | 212 Comments »

May 19th, 2012

Djokovic Denies Federer, Faces Nadal In Rome Title Rematch; Who’s The Pick?

Novak Djokovic denied Roger Federer to set up a rematch with Rafael Nadal Sunday in the Rome Tennis Masters finale.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:38 pm in Rome | 208 Comments »

May 18th, 2012

Big 3 In Rome Semifinals: Federer Faces Djokovic, Nadal Meets Ferrer; Who’ll Be Left On Sunday?

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic renew their rivalry while Spanish buds Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer clash in the Rome semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:07 pm in Rome | 236 Comments »

May 18th, 2012

Maria Sharapova Slams Victoria Azarenka Over Retirements

Maria Sharapova slammed Victoria Azarenka’s history of injuries.

Posted by Staff @ 3:02 pm in Injuries, Rome, WTA | 19 Comments »

May 17th, 2012

Nadal, Williams Sisters Roll In Rome As Murray Upset; Federer, Djokovic Advance In Three

Nadal looked sharp reaching the quarterfinals at the Rome Tennis Masters, while Andy Murray and Juan Martin Del Potro were both upset.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:35 pm in Rome | 155 Comments »