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May 10th, 2019

Thiem Saves 2 MPs To Beat Federer, Will Face Djokovic In Madrid SF; Nadal to Meet Tstisipas

Dominic Thiem beat Roger Federer again.

Posted by Staff @ 10:37 pm in Madrid | 35 Comments »

May 9th, 2019

Federer Saves 2 MPs v Monfils In Madrid, Faces Thiem Fri; Nadal v Wawrinka

Seven of the Top 10 are in the Madrid quarterfinals…Plus Stan Wawrinka!

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 pm in Madrid | 47 Comments »

May 8th, 2019

Nadal Strong In Madrid Debut, Ferrer Says Farewell; Federer v Monfils Thursday

The Big 3 will be back on clay together tomorrow in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:28 pm in Madrid | 35 Comments »

May 7th, 2019

Federer Finds Form In First Clay Match In 3 Years, Djokovic Wins; Nadal, Del Potro Wed. In Madrid

Roger Federer makes a successful return to clay!

Posted by Staff @ 5:47 pm in Madrid | 1 Comment »

May 7th, 2019

Alexander Zverev Says Personal Problems Are Behind Him, He’s Back Focusing On Tennis Again

Will the real Alexander Zverev return this week in Madrid?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:51 am in Madrid | Comments Off on Alexander Zverev Says Personal Problems Are Behind Him, He’s Back Focusing On Tennis Again

May 3rd, 2019

Zverev’s Slump Continues, Loses To Garin In Munich QFs

Alexander Zverev’s 2019 isn’t going so well, and now he has 1600 ATP points to defend in the next two weeks.

Posted by Staff @ 7:11 pm in Munich | Comments Off on Zverev’s Slump Continues, Loses To Garin In Munich QFs

April 21st, 2019

Nadal Tries To Win A 12th Barcelona Title Against Tough Field With 9 Of Top 20

Rafael Nadal leads a very strong Barcelona field.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Barcelona | 6 Comments »

April 18th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Cruise Into Monte Carlo Quarters; Zverev, Thiem Tumble Out

The Monte Carlo quarterfinals are set and only two of the Top 8 seeds are still alive. Guess who there are!

Posted by Staff @ 5:53 pm in Monte Carlo | 9 Comments »

April 17th, 2019

Nadal Dominates In Monte Carlo Clay Debut, Dimitrov Next; Djokovic Returns Thurs.

Rafael Nadal was ruthless in his clay opener.

Posted by Staff @ 4:46 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Nadal Dominates In Monte Carlo Clay Debut, Dimitrov Next; Djokovic Returns Thurs.

April 13th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Open Clay Court Season In Monte Carlo

Sean Randall previews Monte Carlo.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:18 am in Monte Carlo | 17 Comments »

April 7th, 2019

Zverev Headlines Marrakech Field Seeking First Title Of Season

Alexander Zverev is starting a busy clay season this week in Morocco.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Clay Season | 7 Comments »

March 24th, 2019

Federer Overcomes Albot In Miami Opener, Ferrer Foils Zverev; Djokovic Returns

Roger Federer struggled in his first match at Hard Rock Stadium.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 am in Miami | 24 Comments »

March 23rd, 2019

Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

Roger Federer opens play Saturday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 12:18 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

March 22nd, 2019

Ferrer Wins In Miami Farewell; Djokovic, Theim Today

Seeking a 7th Miami title, Novak Djokovic opens play Friday night in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 11:44 am in Miami | 12 Comments »

March 19th, 2019

Miami Men’s Preview: Djokovic Looks To Get Back On Track, Federer In The Field

Sean Randall previews the Miami Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:29 pm in Miami | 7 Comments »