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July 4th, 2019

Nadal Knocks Out Kyrgios At Wimbledon, Federer Rolls; Raonic v Opelka Fri.

Rafael Nadal had his revenge on Nick Kyrgios.

Posted by Staff @ 6:06 pm in Wimbledon | 32 Comments »

June 23rd, 2019

Lopez Sweeps Queen’s, Edges Simon In Singles, Teams With Murray For Doubles Crown

With help from Andy Murray, Feliciano Lopez won both the singles and the doubles titles in Queen’s.

Posted by Staff @ 6:38 pm in Queens | 2 Comments »

June 22nd, 2019

Lopez Stops Auger-Aliassime, Will Face Simon For Queen’s Title Then Join Murray For Doubles Crown

Feliciano Lopez was the busiest man in tennis Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:15 pm in Queens | 5 Comments »

June 21st, 2019

Auger-Aliassime Beats Hapless Tsitsipas Again In Queen’s; Murray Not Done In Doubles

Stefanos Tsitsipas admits he doesn’t know who to beat Felix Auger-Aliassime.

Posted by Staff @ 10:24 pm in Queens | No Comments »

May 30th, 2019

Djokovic Continues Domination At French, Del Potro Wins In 5; Nadal v Goffin Fri.

The top 8 seeds all made the men’s third round at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 4:21 pm in French Open | 11 Comments »

May 27th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Dominate In French Openers; Thiem Survives, Medvedev Out

The big 3 favorites at the French all opened with wins on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 4:54 pm in French Open | 2 Comments »

April 7th, 2019

Zverev Headlines Marrakech Field Seeking First Title Of Season

Alexander Zverev is starting a busy clay season this week in Morocco.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Clay Season | 7 Comments »

March 11th, 2019

Nadal, Federer Open With Wins At Indian Wells; Djokovic Returns

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began their march toward an Indian Wells semifinal showdown.

Posted by Staff @ 10:32 am in Indian Wells | 6 Comments »

March 10th, 2019

Djokovic Advances At Indian Wells, Kyrgios Crashes Out; Federer, Nadal Sunday

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal open play Sunday at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 11:36 am in Indian Wells | 10 Comments »

January 17th, 2019

Raonic Ousts Wawrinka In 4 Breakers, Djokovic Advances; Nadal v De Minaur Fri

Kei Nishikori withstood 59 aces from Ivo Karlovic at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:00 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

October 28th, 2018

Ridiculous 1st Rd Tests for Nadal, Federer, Seeds at ATP Paris Masters

Did You Know? Only Novak Djokovic has been able to successfully defend the long-standing Paris Masters title, winning three years in a row (2015-13). Winning then losing in the following year’s final were six players: Stan Smith (1972-73), Boris Becker (1989-90), Guy Forget (1991-92), Pete Sampras (1997-98), David Nalbandian (2007-08), and David Ferrer (2012-13).

Posted by Staff @ 4:33 pm in Paris, Tennis | 11 Comments »

September 29th, 2018

Cilic Leads, but Unseeded Kyrgios, Wawrinka Add Sriracha to Japan Open Field; Preview

A mine field of unseeded floaters as (7) Chung starts against Shapovalov (winner to meet the Wawrinka-Taylor Fritz winner), Simon vs. De Minaur with the winner to meet (3) Tsitsipas, and (8) Gasquet vs. Kyrgios 2nd rd…

Posted by Staff @ 2:09 pm in Tennis | 13 Comments »

July 9th, 2018

Favorites Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Dominate On Manic Monday At Wimbledon

There wasn’t much manic to manic Monday at Wimbledon,

Posted by Staff @ 6:26 pm in Wimbledon | 95 Comments »

July 7th, 2018

Nadal, Djokovic Strong Again At Wimbledon; Zverev, Kyrgios Ousted

The fourth round is set at Wimbledon!

Posted by Staff @ 6:34 pm in Wimbledon | 10 Comments »

May 31st, 2018

Nadal, Del Potro Dominate At French Open, Shapovalov Upset; Monfils v Goffin Fri.

Rafael Nadal has now won 11 straight matches at the French Open, 23 sets.

Posted by Staff @ 4:47 pm in French Open | 68 Comments »