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April 14th, 2012

Ivan Ljubicic: Djokovic Isn’t Happy, He Wants More, And He’s Going To Get More

Ivan Ljubicic hints better things are to come from Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:05 pm in 2012 Season | 43 Comments »

January 29th, 2012

Tennis Previews: Fed Cup; ATP Montpellier, Vina del Mar, Zagreb

With no one ranked in the Top 100, should Switzerland have pulled Martina Hingis and Patty Schnyder out of retirement against Sam Stosur and Australia?

Posted by Staff @ 2:03 pm in Fed Cup, Tennis | 1 Comment »

September 26th, 2011

Tsonga Wins; Strike Leader Murray Hammered; X-Notes

“They can play 19 weeks and make 10 million or play 20 weeks and make 20 million. An extra 10 million, I don’t really think that is a big problem to be honest.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:01 am in Tennis | 39 Comments »

June 12th, 2011

Murray and Queen’s Final Pushed to Monday; Tennis-X Notes

I adored Rafa when he came on tour. He was such a breath of fresh air! He was a marvelous guy. I adored his positive energy. After that, he had a period I didn’t like. Negative energy. When he played the intimidation game by jumping all over the place, when it was him against the world…

Posted by Staff @ 5:28 pm in Tennis | 86 Comments »

April 14th, 2011

Nadal, Federer, Top Seeds Continue to Coast in Monte Carlo; Murray Booed

The top seeds Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer continue to cruise at Monte Carlo.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:33 pm in Monte Carlo | 73 Comments »

November 9th, 2010

David Ferrer: The Forgotten One

The over-achieving Spaniard just won his second title of the year and ninth overall in Valencia.

Posted by Ben Pronin @ 10:44 am in 2010 Season, ATP, London, Paris | 15 Comments »

October 31st, 2010

Titles Wrap: Clijsters, Melzer, Monfils Among Winners; Tennis-X Notes

Caroline Wozniacki finishes the year No. 1, Elena Dementieva drops the retirement bomb, and the WTA Tour puts another injury-riddled, star-lacking season to rest. Here’s hoping for the return of Justine Henin and Serena and Venus Williams in 2011 — and while we’re at it, the attempted comebacks of Martina Hingis and Ana Kournikova. If you thought it wasn’t bad, consider that Vera “The Crying Game” Zvonareva had a chance to finish the year No. 1 during the year-end championships…

Posted by Staff @ 9:59 pm in Tennis | 33 Comments »

October 30th, 2010

Federer, Djokovic, Roddick in Loaded Basel Field; ATP Previews

Notes: The world No. 2 Federer heads a loaded field, looking to take the homecountry title he lost to Djokovic in the 2009 final; openers of interest are (4) Roddick vs. Querrey in an all-American, (7) Ljubicic vs. the hot-handed Mayer, (8) Isner vs. Llodra, and (2) Djokovic vs. Gulbis; Berdych is at a career-high No. 6, but hasn’t won a title this year and is looking at Gasquet 2nd rd.; Roddick needs a good result to help reach the year-end Masters…

Posted by Staff @ 5:12 pm in Tennis | 73 Comments »

October 23rd, 2010

Muster Playing ATP Vienna; WTA Champs This Week: Previews

Former No. 1 Tommy Muster returns at 43 years old!; interesting opening-round matches include (1) Melzer after a bye potentially facing (WC) Blake, and (5) Gulbis vs. Muster…

Posted by Staff @ 6:48 pm in Tennis | 3 Comments »

October 9th, 2010

Nadal Saves Matchpoints, Survives Troicki in Tokyo; Djokovic Reaches Beijing Final

Rafael Nadal saved two matchpoints to reach the Tokyo final.

Posted by Staff @ 11:56 am in beijing | 14 Comments »

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2 Roger Federer2 Maria Sharapova
3 Rafael Nadal3 Simona Halep
4 Stan Wawrinka4 Petra Kvitova
5 David Ferrer5 Na Li
6 Tomas Berdych6 Agnieszka Radwanska
7 Kei Nishikori7 Eugenie Bouchard
8 Marin Cilic8 Ana Ivanovic
9 Milos Raonic9 Caroline Wozniacki
10 Andy Murray10 Angelique Kerber
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