June 11th, 2018
“I think that’s a bit of extra motivation,” Federer said of the No. 1 ranking perch. “But then again, having lost here last year in the first round, for me, it resets the goals as well, and just take it one at a time and don’t think too far ahead. Not that I did that last year, but on grass, margins are very slim. It’s not so simple, especially when you haven’t played in three months.”
April 21st, 2018
(1) Nadal looking at the wrist-addled (14) Nishikori 3rd rd. then (6) Djokovic then (4) Goffin…
March 14th, 2018
Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro are in fourth round action today at Indian Wells.
December 31st, 2017
Tough starts for (8) Lopez vs. Spanish countryman G-Lo, and (2) Carreno Busta vs. Coric…Wildcards went to Qatar’s Jabor Al-Mutawa, Tunisia’s Malek Jaziri and France’s Gael Monfils…Withdrawing from the field were Novak Djokovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga…
October 8th, 2017
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal return to action in Shanghai this week.
September 3rd, 2017
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are getting closer to a semifinal showdown.
July 30th, 2017
(8) Tiafoe starts against Kokkinakis in a battle of up-and-comers…
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July 22nd, 2017
Apparently no appearance money to attract Swiss legends Roger Federer or Stan Wawrinka, so the best local fans get is No. 100-ranked Finn-turned-Swiss Henri Laaksonen…
June 30th, 2017
Sean Randall previews the Wimbledon men’s draw.
June 24th, 2017
Two big servers meet in the Queen’s final.
June 23rd, 2017
Two lefties and two former champions are in the Queens semifinals.
June 22nd, 2017
Two former champions advanced Thursday at Queen’s.
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June 18th, 2017
“Of course if you win the first tournament of the grass season you’re very confident, but I know that every week is different and every player is tough to beat,” said the 23-year-old Pouille, who also won the claycourt Hungarian Open title in April.
June 17th, 2017
Former champs in the field are Murray (2016-15,’13,’11,’09), Dimitrov (2014), Cilic (2012), and Querrey (2010).
May 14th, 2017
Tough starts for (1) Murray vs. Fognini, (5) Raonic vs. the Haas-Dr. Ivo winner, (3) Wawrinka starting against a tough Frenchman in either Mahut or Paire, (8) Thiem vs. Cuevas, (13) Sock vs. the hot-handed Schwartzman, an injured (7) Nishikori vs. the Ferrer-Lopez winner, (10) Dimitrov vs. Del Potro, (15) Carreno Busta vs. Simon (winner to face the Kyrgios-Bautista Agut winner, then (2) Djokovic)