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September 2nd, 2018

Alex De Minaur Was Devastated After Blowing 2 Set Lead In Late-Night US Open Loss To Cilic

Alex De Minaur is following in the footsteps of mentor Lleyton Hewitt.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:57 pm in US Open | 4 Comments »

September 1st, 2018

Federer, Djokovic Move Closer To US Open QF, Zverev Out; Nadal, Delpo Sun.

Can either John Millman or Joao Sousa spoil a Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic Wednesday night quarterfinal?

Posted by Staff @ 11:59 pm in US Open | 80 Comments »

August 5th, 2018

Zverev Beats De Minaur to Repeat at ATP Washington

“It’s quite funny, because this final could be the final of the next 15 years, so I hope you guys all enjoyed it,” Zverev told the crowd afterwards.

Posted by Staff @ 8:48 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

August 5th, 2018

Zverev Tries To Defend Washington Title Against Teen De Minaur

Alexander Zverev seeks a second straight Washington title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:54 am in Washington | No Comments »

July 15th, 2018

Zverev, Karlovic, Mahut, Hewitt at ATP Hall of Fame Newport on Grass

Tough opening-round match-ups include (6) Muller vs. Baghdatis, (7) De Minaur vs. Karlovic, and (5) Harrison vs. Mahut…

Posted by Staff @ 11:14 pm in Tennis | No Comments »

March 10th, 2018

Undefeated Federer Opens Play Saturday At Indian Wells; Young Guns De Minaur, Auger-Aliassime Impress

Roger Federer opens his bid for a sixth Indian Wells title Saturday night in the desert.

Posted by Staff @ 10:58 am in Indian Wells | 2 Comments »

February 1st, 2018

Zverev, Kyrgios, Shapovalov, Goffin Headline Start Of 2018 Davis Cup

The young guns get center stage this weekend in Davis Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 10:41 pm in Davis Cup | 4 Comments »

January 13th, 2018

Medvedev Halts Fairytale Run of Aussie De Minuar in ATP Sydney Final for 1st Title

“I mean, to make it through the qualies, there were so many circumstances,” Medvedev said afterwards. “I wanted to go to Auckland, because my girlfriend had a visa to New Zealand, and not even one guy withdrew from Auckland…now I won here. So just amazing.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:15 pm in Tennis | 2 Comments »

January 5th, 2018

Dimitrov, Kyrgios Set Up Brisbane SF; Frenchmen Monfils, Simon Seek Saturday Titles

The first two ATP titles are up for grabs Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 6:57 pm in Brisbane, Doha | 6 Comments »

January 3rd, 2018

Milos Raonic Heavily Disappointed In Comeback Loss To Alex De Minaur

Milos Raonic was stunned in his first match in three months.

Posted by Special @ 10:11 am in Brisbane | 4 Comments »