September 22nd, 2013
Previews: Azarenka vs. Venus at Tokyo; ATP Events
Tough openers for (4) Simon after a bye vs. the winner of Karlovic-Tomic, and (7) Nieminen vs. the Dutch riser Sijsling…Wildcards went to three dudes whose names you can’t pronounce…Pulling from the event were Ivan Dodig, Andy Murray (back surgery), and Tommy Robredo…Gasquet beat Simon in last year’s final…Returning champs in the field are Gasquet (2012) and Simon (2009).
Posted by Staff @ 8:02 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »
June 23rd, 2013
Mahut, F-Lo, Vesnina, Halep Win Grass Titles Entering Wimbledon
“She played the conditions much better than I did,” said Hampton, who is projected to rise to No. 25 in the rankings. “Honestly, I was surprised how she was even hitting the ball in the court [in the wind], and on top of that she was playing some very good tennis. She was very deserving of the title today…I have given myself like a two-hour time limit to sulk, basically the journey up to Wimbledon — I can sulk during that and maybe have a little chocolate, and then move on and get on with Wimbledon.”
Posted by Staff @ 9:15 am in Tennis | 8 Comments »
February 23rd, 2013
Tsonga Seeks Second Marseille Crown Against Berdych; Spaniards Ferrer, Lopez Also In Finals
There will be lots of firepower in France tomorrow when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga tangles with Tomas Berdych for the Marseille title.
Posted by Staff @ 11:47 pm in Dubai, Marseille, Memphis | 17 Comments »
February 22nd, 2013
Simon Upends Del Potro, Meets Tsonga In Marseille SF; Spaniards Ferrer, Almagro, Lopez Also Friday Winners
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga saved 5 matchpoints against Bernard Tomic in Marseille while the run of Jack Sock came to and end in Marseille.
Posted by Staff @ 9:58 pm in Dubai, Marseille, Memphis | 70 Comments »
April 22nd, 2012
Serbia, Czechs Gain Fed Cup Final; Women’s Top 8 in Stuttgart; Previews
Over the weekend the defending champion Czech Republic moved into the final behind current Wimbledon holder Petra Kvitova, and in the final they will meet the hungry Serbian squad, powered by former No. 1s Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic, with the Serbs in their first-ever final.
Posted by Staff @ 10:46 pm in Fed Cup, Tennis | 6 Comments »
January 20th, 2012
Tomic Ousts Another Seed, Lines-up Federer at Australian Open
Tomic will next face No. 3 seed Roger Federer, who defeated “Dr.” Ivo Karlovic 7-6(6), 7-5, 6-3.
Posted by Staff @ 9:16 am in Tennis | 32 Comments »
October 14th, 2011
Murray Stays On Track For Shanghai Title; Ferrer Edges Roddick
Andy Murray looks primed to complete his Asian sweep this weekend in Shanghai.
Posted by Staff @ 11:08 pm in Shanghai | 13 Comments »
July 10th, 2011
Serbia Advances, U.S. Beat by Spain in Davis Cup; Wrap & Previews
Sweden was doomed without Robin Soderling, who skipped the tie to “rest,” even though that rest ends this week when he plays the ATP event in Bastad.
Posted by Staff @ 6:54 pm in Davis Cup, Tennis | 28 Comments »
July 9th, 2011
Roddick Rocked in Hometown as US Goes Down 0-2 to Spain; Agassi Gets Inducted
Roddick stumbles, Spain on top of USA 2-0 in Davis Cup.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:36 am in Davis Cup, hall of fame | 48 Comments »
June 24th, 2011
Feliciano Lopez Rips ATP Player Rep Justin Gimelstob on Twitter
Feliciano Lopez ripped into Justin Gimelstob for comments he made about the Spaniard.
Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:00 pm in Wimbledon | 20 Comments »
April 30th, 2011
Del Potro Into Estoril Final Against Verdasco; Djokovic Gets Walkover in Belgrade
Juan Martin Del Potro is in the Estoril final.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 3:39 pm in Estoril | 4 Comments »
October 4th, 2010
Del Potro Manhandled in Tokyo; Berdych, Verdasco Upset in Beijing; Nadal, Roddick Today
Juan Martin Del Potro is still winless in his comeback. Rafael Nadal leads five of the top 6 in action today.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:17 pm in beijing | 42 Comments »
July 31st, 2010
Murray into LA Semifinals, Plays Lopez Tonight; Sharapova Alive in Stanford
Andy Murray is on track for his first Los Angeles title.
Posted by Staff @ 2:33 pm in Los Angeles, Stanford | 57 Comments »
June 11th, 2010
Nadal, Murray Upset in Queens; Federer Having His Way in Halle
Roger Federer advanced in Halle while Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray were upset in Queen’s.
Posted by Staff @ 10:25 pm in Grass season, Halle, Queens | 73 Comments »
April 23rd, 2010
Feliciano Lopez and Girlfriend Maria Jose Suarez Expecting a Child?
Feliciano Lopez to be a father soon?
Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:10 am in 2010 Season, Tennis Gossip | 6 Comments »
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