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May 13th, 2019

Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

Italian men headline today and tomorrow in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 8th, 2019

Nadal Strong In Madrid Debut, Ferrer Says Farewell; Federer v Monfils Thursday

The Big 3 will be back on clay together tomorrow in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:28 pm in Madrid | 35 Comments »

May 7th, 2019

Federer Finds Form In First Clay Match In 3 Years, Djokovic Wins; Nadal, Del Potro Wed. In Madrid

Roger Federer makes a successful return to clay!

Posted by Staff @ 5:47 pm in Madrid | 1 Comment »

May 5th, 2019

Auger-Aliassime Edges Shapovalov In Madrid, Nadal Next; Backpacker Kyrgios Out

The Canadian battle went the way of the teen.

Posted by Staff @ 7:27 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

May 4th, 2019

Federer Returns To Clay, Faces Formidable Madrid Field With Nadal, Djokovic

Sean Randall previews the Madrid Masters.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:40 pm in Madrid | 12 Comments »

April 24th, 2019

Nadal Survives Mayer Threat In Barcelona, Will Face Ferrer Thursday

Rafael Nadal had some early trouble in Barcelona.

Posted by Staff @ 7:51 pm in Monte Carlo | No Comments »

April 21st, 2019

Nadal Tries To Win A 12th Barcelona Title Against Tough Field With 9 Of Top 20

Rafael Nadal leads a very strong Barcelona field.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Barcelona | 6 Comments »

April 17th, 2019

Nadal Dominates In Monte Carlo Clay Debut, Dimitrov Next; Djokovic Returns Thurs.

Rafael Nadal was ruthless in his clay opener.

Posted by Staff @ 4:46 pm in Monte Carlo | No Comments »

April 16th, 2019

Djokovic Survives Clay Opener In Monte Carlo, Wawrinka Falls Apart; Nadal Opens Clay Season Wed.

Novak Djokovic was a little wobbly in his 2019 clay opener.

Posted by Staff @ 5:37 pm in Monte Carlo | 2 Comments »

March 30th, 2019

Roger Federer v John Isner For The Miami Title, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall preview the Miami Open final between Roger Federer and John Isner.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in Miami | 34 Comments »

March 30th, 2019

Federer, Isner Knock Canadian Teens Out Of Miami

The last two Miami champions will battle Sunday for the second Masters title of the season.

Posted by Staff @ 2:07 am in Miami | 5 Comments »

March 29th, 2019

Federer Hangs On To Beat Anderson In Miami, Will Meet Shapovalov; Auger-Aliassime v Isner

Two Canadian teen will try to get over on two vets in the Miami semifinals on Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:51 am in Miami | 19 Comments »

March 28th, 2019

Federer Flies Into Miami QFs, Auger-Aliassime Astounds

18-year-old Felix Auger-Aliassime became the youngest Miami semifinalist in tournament history.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 am in Miami | 11 Comments »

March 27th, 2019

Djokovic Bounced Out Of Miami By Bautista Agut; Federer-Medvedev Rain Delayed

Novak Djokovic suffered his second straight early loss this month.

Posted by Staff @ 11:29 am in Miami | 19 Comments »

March 25th, 2019

Djokovic Advances In Miami; Federer, Ferrer v Tiafoe Monday

Novak Djokovic wasn’t at his top level but got through to the fourth round in Miami with a tough 7-5, 4-6, 6-1 win over Federico Delbonis late Sunday afternoon. The Serb, who is seeking a seventh Miami crown, led by 5-2 in the first set and was also up a break early in the second, […]

Posted by Staff @ 10:28 am in Miami | 13 Comments »