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September 10th, 2016

Djokovic Solves Monfils Riddle In US Open Semifinals; Wawrinka Powers Past Nishikori

It will be Novak Djokovic against Stan Wawrinka in the US Open finals on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:11 am in US Open | 26 Comments »

September 9th, 2016

Gael Monfils: Djokovic Is Too Good For Me, So I Had To Switch Strategy And That Doesn’t Make Me Unprofessional

Gael Monfils explains his unusual strategy.

Posted by Staff @ 11:53 pm in US Open | 46 Comments »

September 9th, 2016

Novak Djokovic v Gael Monfils, Stan Wawrinka v Kei Nishikori; US Open SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randalls breaks down the men’s semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:37 am in US Open | 71 Comments »

September 6th, 2016

Djokovic Gets Another Retirement At US Open, Will Face Monfils In US Open Semifinals

Only five sets were played on the first day of the quarterfinals at the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:48 pm in US Open | 47 Comments »

September 6th, 2016

Why Did Gael Monfils Stop To Tie His Shoe During A Point? [Video]

Gael Monfils is back to being Gael Monfils again.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:05 pm in Videos | No Comments »

September 5th, 2016

Pouille Powers Past Nadal In US Open Epic; Djokovic Romps, Murray, Del Potro Monday

Half of the quarterfinals are set.

Posted by Staff @ 1:06 am in US Open | 95 Comments »

September 3rd, 2016

Nadal Impresses At US Open, Another Easy Day For Djokovic; Murray, Del Potro Saturday

Rafael Nadal finished off the first week of the US Open in style routing Russian Andrey Kuznetsov 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 in the third round Friday night. “I think I played well tonight,” Nadal said. ‘Very happy about the way I played. First set especially was very high level.” The win lifted Nadal into his first [...]

Posted by Staff @ 1:31 am in US Open | 98 Comments »

August 28th, 2016

Djokovic, Nadal, Kerber Kick Things Off On Day 1 At The US Open

Former champions Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal headline opening at the US Open Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:27 pm in US Open | 84 Comments »

August 26th, 2016

US Open Draw Preview: Can Anyone Stop A Novak Djokovic v Andy Murray Final?

Sean Randall previews the men’s US Open draw. Will we see another Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray final?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:21 pm in US Open | 70 Comments »

August 25th, 2016

Andy Murray Leads My List Of US Open Favorites Over Novak Djokovic

An early look at the US Open favorites.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:40 pm in US Open | 61 Comments »

August 21st, 2016

Due To Appendicitis Tomas Berdych Will Miss His First US Open

Tomas Berdych is the first big name on the men’s side to pull out of the US Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:53 am in Injuries, US Open | 3 Comments »

August 19th, 2016

Murray Slogs Through Anderson To Win 600th, Nadal Ousted By Coric, Nishikori Falls In Cincinnati

The quarterfinals are set in Cincinnati and Andy Murray is the only former champion left.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Cincinnati | 48 Comments »

August 15th, 2016

Cincinnati Men’s Draw Preview: Who’s Playing? Andy Murray? Rafael Nadal? Kei Nishikori?

Sean Randall previews the Cincinnati draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:02 am in Cincinnati | 11 Comments »

August 13th, 2016

Juan Martin Del Potro v Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori v Andy Murray; Rio Olympics Men’s SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall makes his picks for the semifinals a the Rio Olympics.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:00 am in Olympics | 104 Comments »

August 12th, 2016

Murray, Del Potro Author Comebacks At Rio Olympics; Nadal Says No To Mixed, Stays Perfect In Singles

Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal have each won 9 straight singles matches at the Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in Olympics | 53 Comments »