April 14th, 2012
Ivan Ljubicic hints better things are to come from Novak Djokovic.
January 29th, 2012
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?
September 26th, 2011
“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.”
June 12th, 2011
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…
April 14th, 2011
The top seeds Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer continue to cruise at Monte Carlo.
November 9th, 2010
The over-achieving Spaniard just won his second title of the year and ninth overall in Valencia.
October 31st, 2010
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…
October 30th, 2010
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…
October 23rd, 2010
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…
October 9th, 2010
Rafael Nadal saved two matchpoints to reach the Tokyo final.
October 5th, 2010
The top men won easily on Tuesday while Maria Sharapova continued her slide.
October 3rd, 2010
Lots of dangerous floaters in Beijing, with first-round matches of interest including Fish vs. Tipsarevic (winner to face (1) Djokovic), (6) Verdasco vs. Kohlschreiber (winner to face (WC) Isner), (3) Soderling vs. Robredo, (7) Youzhny vs. Ljubicic, and (2) Murray facing a qualifying-tested Mathieu.
September 2nd, 2010
Roddick frequently fought with linespeople and the chair umpire over foot fault calls during the match, and quickly left the court following his loss, tossing racquets into the crowd as he walked to the tunnel.
May 29th, 2010
Roddick was a temperamental mess is the heavy conditions against Russian qualifier Temiuraz Gabashvili, ranked outside the Top 100. The No. 9-seeded Ferrer was shocked in straight sets by No. 22 seed Jurgen Melzer, while the No. 14-seeded Ljubicic likewise lost in straights to No. 24 seed Thomasz Bellucci.
April 28th, 2010
Ivan Ljubicic gets uncovered by the ATP.
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