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October 12th, 2016

Rafael Nadal Loses In Shanghai, Hints His 2016 Season Could Be Over

Will Rafael Nadal play again in 2016?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:51 pm in Shanghai | 44 Comments »

October 12th, 2016

Nick Kyrgios Tanks Away Match In Shanghai, Gets Booed Off Court [Video]

Nick Kyrgios had another meltdown Wednesday in Shanghai.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:34 pm in Shanghai, Videos | 20 Comments »

October 11th, 2016

Djokovic Cruises In Shanghai Opener, Del Potro Out; Nadal, Murray Wednesday

Novak Djokovic won his first in his return to tennis in Shanghai.

Posted by Staff @ 3:00 pm in Shanghai | 6 Comments »

October 10th, 2016

Tsonga Wins; Djokovic, Del Potro Up Tuesday at ATP Shanghai Masters

It was the 31-year-old Tsonga’s first match since the US Open after knee surgery.

Posted by Staff @ 11:26 pm in Shanghai | 26 Comments »

October 19th, 2015

Rafael Nadal: I’m Feeling That I’m Getting Better And Better

Has Rafael Nadal turned the corner?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:23 am in Shanghai | 21 Comments »

October 19th, 2015

Novak Djokovic: This Is The Best Year Of My Career, Better Than 2011, No Question About It!

Novak Djokovic is playing the best tennis of his career.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:13 am in Shanghai | 191 Comments »

October 18th, 2015

Djokovic, Jankovic, Radwanska, Pavlyuchenkova Collect Weekend ATP and WTA Titles

“Generally I felt always in control of the match. I felt like I’ve done everything right. I’ve won many of my service games very comfortably. I didn’t allow him to get into the rhythm, get into the match.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:10 pm in Shanghai | 43 Comments »

October 17th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Crushes Andy Murray In Shanghai; Rafael Nadal Sent Off By Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Novak Djokovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga collide for the only Masters title in Asia.

Posted by Staff @ 4:25 pm in Shanghai | 144 Comments »

October 17th, 2015

He’s Novak Djokovic And Lately He’s Been Unbeatable

Novak Djokovic is on one of his best runs of late.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:21 am in Shanghai | 70 Comments »

October 16th, 2015

Nadal on Form, Djokovic v Murray Saturday at ATP Shanghai Masters

“It is a court that [Tsonga] likes to play on,” said Nadal. “The court is quick. He feels comfortable on these surfaces because he has a huge serve — very, very good forehand. He likes to hit the serve and then hit the forehand and go to the net.”

Posted by Staff @ 10:32 am in Shanghai | 197 Comments »

October 16th, 2015

Rafael Nadal Destroys Stan Wawrinka 62, 61 In Shanghai For First Top 5 Win In 14 Months!

Rafael Nadal isn’t washed up yet!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:05 am in Shanghai | 92 Comments »

October 15th, 2015

Djokovic Still Dominating In Shanghai; Nadal v Wawrinka, Murray v Berdych Friday

It’s a big day of tennis Friday in Shanghai with two blockbuster match-ups!

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:30 pm in Shanghai | 103 Comments »

October 15th, 2015

Novak Djokovic Explains Why He Keeps So Fit And Motivated This Time Of Year

Novak Djokovic reveals his secret to his consistency.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:20 am in 2015 Season, Shanghai | 11 Comments »

October 14th, 2015

Nadal Barely Survives Karlovic; Murray v Isner Thursday at ATP Shanghai

In the deciding tiebreak Nadal came up with a huge passing shot at 3-3, and finished the match with some timely put-away volleys and on match point a passing shot that Karlovic could only get a racquet frame on.

Posted by Staff @ 11:25 am in Shanghai | 73 Comments »

October 13th, 2015

Roger Federer: It Was Crazy Cool To Meet Michael Jordan In Shanghai

Someone actually left Roger Federer starstruck.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:06 pm in Shanghai | Comments Off