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August 19th, 2012

Preview: Roddick, Radwanska Among Strong Fields Week Before US Open

Wozniacki is the lone returning champion, trying to win her fifth straight New Haven Open. A win this year for Wozniacki would put her in rarified company, as only three players have won a tournament title five years in a row — Chris Evert (Charleston), Steffi Graf (Hamburg), and Martina Navratilova (Eastbourne, Wimbledon and Chicago).

Posted by Staff @ 2:38 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

August 11th, 2012

Federer, Djokovic, Serena Headline Cincinnati Tennis: Previews

the Top 8 seeds receive first round byes, and tough openers include (15) Kohlschreiber vs. (WC) Baker, winner to meet the Harrison vs. Tomic victor; (10) Fish vs. F-Lo, (8) Monaco possibly vs. The Worm 2nd rd., (4) Ferrer possibly vs. Wawrinka 2nd rd., (14) Nishikori vs. Granoller, winner to possibly meet (WC) Blake; (11) Simon vs. Baghdatis, winner to meet Raonic vs. Gasquet victor; (6) Del Potro vs. Nalbandian/Haas winner, (9) Isner vs. Viktor Troicki, victor to face (WC) Hewitt vs. Mikhail Youzhny winner; (3) Murray possibly opening vs. (WC) Querrey, and (13) Dolgopolov vs. Davydenko

Posted by Staff @ 10:22 pm in Tennis | 5 Comments »

May 10th, 2012

Nadal Chokes On Blue Dirt In Stunning Loss; Federer, Djokovic Cruise; Sharapova v Serena Friday

Irrespective of court color or surface speed, Rafael Nadal cannot blow a two-break, 5-2 set lead to a guy he’s beaten all 13 times. But that’s exactly what happened to Rafa today in a stunning loss at the Madrid Tennis Masters. Nadal choked twice serving for the match in the third set allowing Madrid resident [...]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:34 pm in Tennis | 334 Comments »

April 18th, 2012

Nadal Wins 38th Straight In Monte Carlo, Ferrer Upset; Djokovic Faces Dolgopolov Thursday

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic rolled in their clay openers, while David Ferrer wasn’t as fortunate.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:50 pm in Monte Carlo | 114 Comments »

March 14th, 2012

Rafael Nadal: Dolgopolov Is A Crazy Player

Rafael Nadal calls Alexandr Dolgopolov a crazy player.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:59 pm in Indian Wells | 6 Comments »

January 20th, 2012

Tomic The Story; Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Breeze; Americans Ousted During Week One At Australian Open

Bernard Tomic steals week one at the Australian Open; Federer, Nadal, Djokovic look good.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:27 pm in Australian Open | 92 Comments »

January 6th, 2012

Murray Tackles Tomic In Brisbane; It’s All French After Federer, Nadal Exit Doha

Andy Murray and Bernard Tomic meet in an intriguing semifinal at Brisbane tonight.

Posted by Staff @ 11:07 pm in Brisbane, Doha | 72 Comments »

July 31st, 2011

Serena Seeks First Title in a Year; Fish v. Gulbis in LA Final

Serena Williams bids for her first title in over a year in Stanford.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:40 am in Los Angeles, Stanford | 39 Comments »

May 9th, 2011

Roddick Gets Roughed Up in Rome; Murray, Sharapova Tuesday; Del Potro Tear

Andy Roddick’s tough European clay season continued today in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 11:54 pm in Rome | 19 Comments »

April 9th, 2011

No Djokovic in Monte Carlo Where Nadal, Federer Begin Clay Season

With Novak Djokovic sidelined, are we heading for a Rafael Nadal v. Roger Federer final in Monte Carlo?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:28 am in Monte Carlo | 93 Comments »

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2 Rafael Nadal2 Simona Halep
3 Roger Federer3 Petra Kvitova
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5 David Ferrer5 Na Li
6 Tomas Berdych6 Agnieszka Radwanska
7 Kei Nishikori7 Eugenie Bouchard
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9 Marin Cilic9 Ana Ivanovic
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