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September 1st, 2019

Djokovic Retires, Federer In Full Flight At US Open; Nadal v Cilic Mon.

A Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal ahead in New York?

Posted by Staff @ 11:54 pm in US Open | 29 Comments »

August 31st, 2019

Nadal Still Dominant At US Open, Krygios Crashes Out; Djokovic v Wawrinka Sunday

Novak Djokovic will try to avenge a 2016 US Open final loss to Stan Wawrinka Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Nadal Still Dominant At US Open, Krygios Crashes Out; Djokovic v Wawrinka Sunday

August 30th, 2019

Zverev Goes 5 Again, Kyrgios To Meet Rublev; Favorites Federer, Djokovic Fri.

Rafael Nadal got his first walkover ever at a Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 12:05 am in US Open | 10 Comments »

August 22nd, 2019

Federer, Djokovic In Same Half Of US Open Draw; Nadal With Thiem; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:24 pm in US Open | 9 Comments »

August 15th, 2019

Zverev’s 20 Double Faults Keeps Him Winless In Cincinnati, Clown Kyrgios Out; Djokovic, Federer v Qualifiers Thurs.

Who’ll make their first Cincinnati final from the bottom half?

Posted by Staff @ 12:13 am in Cincinnati | 27 Comments »

August 14th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer Advanced In Cincinnati Openers; Isner Ousted

Rain was about the only thing that slowed down Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 1:30 am in Cincinnati | 1 Comment »

August 10th, 2019

Cincinnati Men’s Preview: Djokovic The Favorite, Murray Returns, Will Nadal Play?

Sean Randall previews the Cincinnati men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:44 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Cincinnati Men’s Preview: Djokovic The Favorite, Murray Returns, Will Nadal Play?

August 10th, 2019

Nadal Knocks Out Fognini In Montreal; Russians Medvedev, Khachanov To Meet In SF

Rafael Nadal is closing in on his first non-clay title defense.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 16 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Nadal Rolls Into Canadian QFs, Khachanov Spoils Auger-Aliassime’s Birthday

Led by Rafael Nadal, seven of the Top 10 seed made the quarterfinals at the Canadian Open in Montreal.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | 6 Comments »

August 6th, 2019

Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

Rafael Nadal opens hard court play Wednesday against Dan Evans.

Posted by Staff @ 11:43 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | Comments Off on Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

August 6th, 2019

Raonic, Shapovalov Monday Montreal Winners; Zverev, Cilic , Kyrgios Tues.

Grigor Dimitrov was ranked No. 5 a year ago, he’ll now drop out of the Top 70 thanks to Stan Wawrinka.

Posted by Staff @ 1:22 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 15 Comments »

July 28th, 2019

Isner, Cilic, Anderson And Tsitsipas Headline ATP Washington With 5 Of Top 15

Two-time defending champion Alexander Zverev opted not to play Washington this year.

Posted by Staff @ 10:56 pm in Washington | 2 Comments »

July 27th, 2019

Zverev Can’t Hold Lead On Basilashvili In Hamburg

Nikolaz Basilashvili will bid for a second straight Hamburg title.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 pm in Hamburg | Comments Off on Zverev Can’t Hold Lead On Basilashvili In Hamburg

July 26th, 2019

Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

Filip Krajinovic failed to serve out a straight set win over Alexander Zverev in Hamburg.

Posted by Staff @ 11:52 pm in Hamburg | Comments Off on Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

July 26th, 2019

Lendl Ends Coaching Run With Zverev

Ivan Lendl has left the Alexander Zverev team. Good or bad?

Posted by Staff @ 11:01 am in Coaching | 5 Comments »