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January 15th, 2019

Djokovic Continues Domination; Federer, Nadal Return Wed At Australian Open

Novak Djokovic is a perfect 29-0 as the top seed at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 7:41 am in Australian Open | 6 Comments »

January 3rd, 2019

Nishikori Slides Past Dimitrov In Brisbane, Tsonga To Face De Minaur Fri

Kei Nishikori avenged his 2017 final loss to Grigor Dimitrov Thursday in Brisbane.

Posted by Staff @ 6:48 pm in Brisbane | Comments Off on Nishikori Slides Past Dimitrov In Brisbane, Tsonga To Face De Minaur Fri

January 1st, 2019

239th Ranked Jo-Wilfried Tsonga To Meet Rafael Nadal In Brisbane

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will play Rafael Nadal in Australia for the first time since his big win over the Spaniard in the 2008 Melbourne semifinals.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:42 pm in Brisbane | 2 Comments »

November 22nd, 2018

Croatia Visits France For Davis Cup Title This Weekend; Cilic, Coric, Tsonga Headline

The last Davis Cup final as we know it will be held this weekend in France.

Posted by Staff @ 11:49 pm in Davis Cup | 2 Comments »

October 30th, 2018

Djokovic Opens With Win In Paris; Federer, Nadal Wednesday

Novak Djokovic won his 19th straight match in Paris on Tuesday. If Rafael Nadal loses on Wednesday, Djokovic returns to No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 10:14 pm in Paris | 19 Comments »

September 16th, 2018

Nishikori Leads Seeds at Moselle Open in Metz; ATP Preview

Rising youngsters Stefanos Tsitsipas and former champ Lucas Pouille will contend, along with a few unseeded floaters giving the seeds some early challenges.

Posted by Staff @ 2:40 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Nishikori Leads Seeds at Moselle Open in Metz; ATP Preview

August 20th, 2018

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Has Withdrawn From The US Open

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will miss his first US Open since 2013. He hasn’t played since February.

Posted by Staff @ 3:13 pm in US Open | 4 Comments »

August 6th, 2018

Former Champions Nadal, Djokovic, Zverev Lead Canadian Open; Raonic Opens Monday

The Canadian Open Masters begins Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:00 am in Canadian Open | 31 Comments »

May 14th, 2018

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Is Out Of The French Open

The popular Jo-Wilfried will be in Roland Garros, but only as a spectator.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:03 am in French Open | 4 Comments »

April 4th, 2018

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Undergoes Knee Surgery

Will Jo-Wilfried Tsonga make it back for his home Slam in Paris?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:09 am in Injuries | 5 Comments »

February 3rd, 2018

Goffin Top Seed, Large French Contingent at ATP Montpellier; Preview

Tough starts for (1) Goffin vs. Simon, (7) Ferrer vs. the powerful Khachanov, (5) Gasquet vs. the riser Medvedev, and (3) Tsonga vs. the Brown-Mahut winner…(2) Pouille starts against a qualifier…

Posted by Staff @ 5:03 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Goffin Top Seed, Large French Contingent at ATP Montpellier; Preview

January 19th, 2018

Nadal Steamrolls Into Australian Open 4th RD; Kyrgios Tsinks Tsonga, Dimitrov Next

Rafael Nadal looks really, really good right now.

Posted by Staff @ 7:39 am in Australian Open | 6 Comments »

January 18th, 2018

Kyrgios v Tsonga, Dimitrov v Rublev Highlight Start Of 3rd Round At Australian Open Friday

Seeds finally meet seeds Friday at the Australian Open

Posted by Staff @ 4:51 pm in Australian Open | 101 Comments »

January 17th, 2018

Tsonga Outlasts Shapovalov At Australian Open; Nadal, Kygios Advance

The favorites were the winners Wednesday in the men’s draw at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:20 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 16th, 2018

Nadal, Tsonga v Shapovalov Wednesday At Australian Open; Svitolina, Wozniacki Headline Women

It’s a big day 3 at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:07 pm in Australian Open | 41 Comments »