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May 16th, 2018

Nadal, Djokovic, Delpo Advance In Rome, Dimitrov, Thiem Ousted; Rafa Out For Revenge Thurs.

Rafael Nadal will meet Denis Shapovalov Thursday in Rome. Can the Canadian beat Rafa again?

Posted by Staff @ 10:36 pm in Rome | 25 Comments »

May 15th, 2018

Nadal, Del Potro Open Play Wed. In Rome, Djokovic Returns On Court 3; Shapovalov Wins Thriller

The King of Clay is back on court Wednesday in Rome,

Posted by Staff @ 9:52 pm in Rome | 38 Comments »

May 14th, 2018

Djokovic Downs Dolgopolov In Rome; Berdych v Shapovalov Tues.

Novak Djokovic got back on track Monday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 10:27 pm in Rome | 10 Comments »

May 12th, 2018

Zverev Rolls Past Shapovalov, Will Meet Thiem For Madrid Title

Someone wins their first Madrid title on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:38 pm in Madrid | 13 Comments »

May 12th, 2018

Nadal, Thiem on Early Collision Course in Rome; ATP Preview

(1) Nadal looking at a quarterfinal rematch with (6) Thiem from last week in Madrid…

Posted by Staff @ 5:59 pm in Tennis | 5 Comments »

May 11th, 2018

Thiem Ends Nadal Streak In Madrid, Zverev Advances To 3rd Straight Masters SF

A first time winner in Madrid will be crowned on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:18 pm in Madrid | 60 Comments »

May 10th, 2018

Nadal Wins 21st Straight On Clay, 50th Consecutive Set, Faces Thiem In Madrid QFs

Five Top 10 players are into the Madrid QFs.

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

May 9th, 2018

Rafa Rolls On To 20 Straight Clay Wins, Djokovic Loses Again; Raonic-Shapovalov Canadian Collision Thurs

7 of the Top 8 seeds made the 16s at Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:36 pm in Madrid | 41 Comments »

May 8th, 2018

Raonic Upends Dimitrov In Madrid, Del Potro Wins; Nadal v Monfils Wed.

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are in action Wednesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:53 pm in Madrid | 34 Comments »

April 21st, 2018

Frenchmen Pouille, Gasquet Among Top Seeds at ATP Budapest; Preview

No Top 10 players and only one Top 30 player at the 2nd edition of the Hungarian Open…

Posted by Staff @ 12:29 pm in Tennis | No Comments »

March 27th, 2018

Zverev Advances To Kyrgios Miami Showdown, Kyrgios-Verdasco Scuttle; Del Potro Returns Tues

Safe to say everyone wants to see a Nick Kyrgios-Fernando Verdasco semifinal.

Posted by Staff @ 12:18 am in Miami | 74 Comments »

March 24th, 2018

Federer KO’d By Kokkinakis In Miami Shocker, Will Lose No. 1; Del Potro v Nishikori Sunday

Roger Federer is on a 2-match losing streak.

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Miami | 68 Comments »

March 23rd, 2018

Djokovic, Del Potro Open Play Friday In Miami; Shapovalov Avoids Choke

Seeds including Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro begin play Friday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 9:17 am in Miami | 32 Comments »

March 9th, 2018

Moms Serena, Azarenka Win In Comebacks At Indian Wells; Muguruza, Halep Friday

A pair of mothers made winning returns Thursday night at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 8:15 am in Indian Wells | 32 Comments »

February 24th, 2018

Shapovalov Beats Fritz, Tiafoe-Chung Suspended In Delray; Thiem Tamed In Rio

Youngsters Frances Tiafoe, Denis Shapovalov and Karen Khachanov are all in semifinal play Saturday on the ATP tour.

Posted by Staff @ 1:07 am in Marseille | 13 Comments »