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November 30th, 2016

2016 ATP Year-End Top 20 Rankings: Federer, Ferrer Fall; Pouille Rises

The final ATP Top 20 Rankings.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:58 am in Rankings, Year-End No. 1 | 11 Comments »

November 22nd, 2016

Andy Murray Is The 17th Different Player To Finish No. 1 In ATP Rankings History

Andy Murray is one of just 17 men in history to finish No. 1.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:52 am in Year-End No. 1 | 7 Comments »

November 22nd, 2016

Andy Murray’s 2016 Achievements

A long list of what Andy Murray accomplished in 2016.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:32 am in 2016 Season | 17 Comments »

November 21st, 2016

Are We Entering The Andy Murray Era?

Will Andy Murray be the dominant player going forward?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:35 pm in ATP Finals | 71 Comments »

November 21st, 2016

Andy Murray: I Was Lucky I Won In Two Sets

What would have happened if Novak Djokovic got back to 5-all in the second set.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 5:22 pm in ATP Finals | 35 Comments »

November 21st, 2016

Roger Federer Among The Tennis Players To Congratulate Andy Murray On Finishing No. 1

Some of the top stars in tennis took to twitter to congratulate Andy Murray.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:22 am in ATP Finals | Comments Off

November 20th, 2016

Andy Murray Beats Novak Djokovic To Win First ATP Finals And Finish No. 1!

Sean Randall recaps Andy Murray’s big win to finish No. 1 after beating Novak Djokovic in the London ATP Finals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:07 pm in ATP Finals | 36 Comments »

November 19th, 2016

It’s Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic For The ATP No. 1 Ranking Sunday In London, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the year-end championships final between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:07 pm in ATP Finals | 167 Comments »

November 19th, 2016

Murray Toughs Out Roanic In Epic ATP Finals SF, Sets Up Dream Final With Djokovic

What a crazy day semifinal Saturday at the ATP Finals in London. Murray wins in 3 hours, 38 minutes while Djokovic needed just over an hour.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:57 pm in ATP Finals | 11 Comments »

November 19th, 2016

Poll: Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic At The ATP Finals For No. 1, Who’ll Win?

Who’ll win the final tomorrow in London, Andy Murray or Novak Djokovic?

Posted by Staff @ 5:00 pm in ATP Finals, Polls | 21 Comments »

November 18th, 2016

Murray v Raonic, Djokovic v Nishikori In Chase For No. 1; ATP Finals SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall picks the semifinal round at the ATP Finals in London. Will it be a winner-take-all Sunday final between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:17 pm in ATP Finals | 113 Comments »

November 18th, 2016

Murray Tops Wawrinka At ATP Finals To Qualify For SFs And Keep No. 1 Hopes Alive

Andy Murray returns to the semifinal at the ATP Finals in London with an emphatic 6-4, 6-2 win over Stan Wawrinka Friday. And Kei Nishikori secured the second spot.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:29 pm in ATP Finals | 12 Comments »

November 17th, 2016

Raonic Reaches SFs At ATP Finals, Djokovic Back In No. 1 Lead; Murray v Wawrinka Friday

Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka battle Friday at the ATP Finals for a spot in the London semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:16 pm in ATP Finals | 36 Comments »

November 17th, 2016

Murray Outlasts Nishikori At ATP Finals, Wawrinka Stays Alive; Raonic-Thiem For Second Place Thursday

Who’ll join Novak Djokovic in the semifinals Saturday? We’ll add one more name.

Posted by Staff @ 12:22 am in ATP Finals | 46 Comments »

November 14th, 2016

Murray Wins in 1st Small Step Toward Year-end No. 1 at ATP World Tour Finals; Djokovic-Raonic Tues

“It was a really, really good atmosphere tonight,” said Murray. “After a long few months, it’s nice to know that I’m going to be finishing the year playing in that sort of atmosphere. It helps you get up for the matches a bit more, as well.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:18 pm in ATP Finals | 25 Comments »