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April 20th, 2014

Nadal in Barcelona, Sharapova in Stuttgart: Previews

Notes: Eight-time winner Rafael Nadal heads the field, and after a bye likely starts against Davydenko…(14) Marcel Granollers after a bye likely starts against The Worm…Wildcards went to Argentine Facundo Arguelleo, and Spaniards Roberto Carballes Baena, Inigo Cervantes, Daniel Gimeno-Traver…Withdrawing from the event were Pablo Andujar, Federico Delbonis, Richard Gasquet, Ivo Karlovic and Juan Monaco…David Ferrer is 0-4 in Barcelona finals…Fabio Fognini has never won a match in Barcelona (0-4)…Nadal beat Almagro in last year’s all-Spanish final…The two-time champ Bryan brothers are the top seeds in the doubles…Former singles champs in the field are Nadal (2013-11,’09-05), Robredo (2004), and Verdasco (2010).

Posted by Staff @ 1:48 am in Tennis | 10 Comments »

March 27th, 2014

Will It Be Novak Djokovic v Rafael Nadal In The Sunday Final? Miami SFs Pick And Pans

The men’s Final Four is set at the Miami Tennis Masters, will it be Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal playing on Sunday?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:57 pm in Miami | 105 Comments »

March 16th, 2014

Indian Wells Final: Roger Federer v Novak Djokovic, Who’s The Pick?

So it is Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic in the Indian Wells final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:18 am in Indian Wells | 223 Comments »

March 15th, 2014

Indian Wells SF Pick And Pans: Will It Be Federer v Djokovic In The Sunday Final?

The Final Four is set at the Indian Wells Masters Series event today, who’ll reach the final?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:12 am in Indian Wells | 214 Comments »

March 14th, 2014

Federer Pulls Away From Anderson For 10th Straight Win, Will Face Dolgopolov In Indian Wells SFs

Roger Federer won his 10th straight match and returned to the Indian Wells semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 1:46 am in Indian Wells | 28 Comments »

March 13th, 2014

Indian Wells QF Pick & Pans: Federer Flying High While Djokovic Searches For Game

The Indian Wells quarterfinals are set, here’s are my picks for today.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:48 am in Indian Wells | 73 Comments »

March 11th, 2014

Rafael Nadal: When I’m Not Going For My Shots I Become A Normal Player

Rafael Nadal explains what happened in his loss to Alexandr Dolgopolov, the World No. 1 says he just didn’t go for his baseline shots.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:06 am in Indian Wells | 28 Comments »

March 10th, 2014

Indian Wells Stunner: Nadal Bitten By Dogged Dolgopolov In Third Round

Defending champion Rafael Nadal was stunned tonight in the Indian Wells third round by Alexandr Dolgopolov.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:51 pm in Indian Wells | 95 Comments »

February 24th, 2014

Weekend Wrap: Gulbis Wins Marseille, Says Be Afraid

“I think [the top players] feel threatened by my game, because they know if I serve well and I’m aggressive, then it’s tough to play against me,” the Latvian said. “I don’t feel I’m in the same league as the [Top 4] yet, I need to prove it. Game-wise, I think that I can be.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in Tennis | 4 Comments »

February 23rd, 2014

Rafael Nadal Saves 2 MPs In Rio SFs, Says He Didn’t Play Well, But Kept Fighting, Running For Everything

Rafael Nadal needs to save two matchpoints in an incredible win over countryman Pablo Andujar last night.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:41 am in Latin Swing, Rio | 42 Comments »

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2 Novak Djokovic2 Na Li
3 Stanislas Wawrinka3 Agnieszka Radwanska
4 Roger Federer4 Victoria Azarenka
5 David Ferrer5 Simona Halep
6 Tomas Berdych6 Petra Kvitova
7 Juan Martin Del Potro7 Angelique Kerber
8 Andy Murray8 Jelena Jankovic
9 Milos Raonic9 Maria Sharapova
10 John Isner10 Dominika Cibulkova
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