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September 2nd, 2010

Roddick Rocked by Tipsarevic at US Open, Is Harrison the New Guy?

Andy Roddick suffers an early exit at the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:42 am in US Open | 240 Comments »

September 1st, 2010

Djokovic Compares Win to Sex in Tuesday US Open Marathon

No. 3 seed Novak Djokovic is renowned for melting in the heat, but when he gutted out a five-set win from two sets down against Serb compatriot Viktor Troicki, the punch-drunk Djokovic in an on-court interview with ESPN’s Brad Gilbert afterward told the crowd regarding the win, “It was like sleeping with my girlfriend, it was that kind of feeling.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:20 am in Tennis, US Open | 262 Comments »

August 26th, 2010

Murray Lands in Nadal’s Half, Djokovic With Federer at US Open

The US Open draw is out, Nadal is with Murray, Federer with Djokovic.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 3:27 pm in US Open | 187 Comments »

August 24th, 2010

Can Rafael Nadal Win the US Open? Handicapping the Flushing Field

Sean Randall handicaps the US Open men’s field.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:07 pm in US Open | 224 Comments »

August 19th, 2010

Soderling v. Roddick, Djokovic v. Nalbandian in Cincinnati Today; Federer, Nadal Also

Sean Randall previews a monster Thursday in Cincinnati.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:52 am in Cincinnati | 252 Comments »

August 18th, 2010

Nadal, Federer Lead Top 6 Today at Cincinnati

The Top 6 ATP players led by Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are in action today at Cincinnati.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:40 am in Cincinnati | 136 Comments »

August 17th, 2010

Roddick Wins in Three; Americans Isner, Fish, Blake Today in Cincinnati

Americans are off to a good start in Cincinnati.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:55 am in Cincinnati | 99 Comments »

August 14th, 2010

Nadal v. Murray, Federer v. Djokovic as Top 4 Collide in Toronto

Sean Randall picks the semifinals from Toronto.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:05 am in Canadian Open | 642 Comments »

August 14th, 2010

Federer Lands in Nadal’s Half at Cincinnati; Roddick Returns

The Cincinnati draw is out and Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are on the same side.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:46 am in Cincinnati | 22 Comments »

August 13th, 2010

Federer Gets Berdych Rematch, Murray Faces Hot Nalbandian Friday in Toronto

Sean Randall breaks down the men’s quarterfinals in Toronto.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:34 am in Canadian Open | 435 Comments »

August 12th, 2010

Nadal Fights Off Wawrinka in Toronto; Djokovic, Federer Lead Top 7 Today

Rafael Nadal survived a spirited effort from Stan Wawrinka in Canada.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:32 am in Canadian Open | 113 Comments »

August 11th, 2010

Pink Federer Prevails; Nadal, Djokovic, Murray Today in Toronto

Roger Federer won his first career match in pink.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:59 am in Canadian Open, Cincinnati | 210 Comments »

August 10th, 2010

Federer Tests Annacone, Chela Tonight in Toronto; Soderling, Nalbandian On Court

Roger Federer and new coach Paul Annacone make their partnership debut tonight.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:47 am in Canadian Open | 105 Comments »

August 9th, 2010

Nalbandian, Kuznetsova, Wozniacki Win Titles

David Nalbandian won his first title in approximately 19 months on Sunday, defeating Marcos Baghdatis 6-2, 7-6(4) for the ATP Washington crown. He is the third straight Argentine winner after Juan Martin del Potro won in 2009-08.

Posted by Staff @ 1:09 am in Tennis | 5 Comments »

August 8th, 2010

Nalbandian Seeks First US Title Against Baghdatis in Washington Final

David Nalbandian meets Marcos Baghdatis in the final of the Legg Mason in Washington.

Posted by Staff @ 11:11 am in Washington | 32 Comments »