August 1st, 2015
Will Rafael Nadal finally wih a European clay title?
August 1st, 2015
All 16 seeds receive opening-round byes, but some potential interesting second-rounders with (12) Pospisil vs. (WC) Haas, (4) Gasquet vs. the hot-handed Muller, break-up boy (6) Dimitrov vs. the resurgent Baghdatis, and (7) Lopez vs. (WC) Hewitt on his retirement tour…
July 31st, 2015
Rafael Nadal won again in Hamburg.
July 29th, 2015
Rafael Nadal is back on court Thursday in Hamburg.
July 25th, 2015
Notes: Time for the tournament sponsored by an online betting site as the tour fights rampant match-fixing…Loaded dirt field…Rafa makes his first appearance since being upset at Wimbledon…Tough starts for (1) Rafa vs. Hot Sauce
July 12th, 2015
Notes: When world No. 1 Serena Williams is your only Top 20 player in the field, is it safe to say you’ve put all your eggs (aka appearance money) in one basket?…Wildcards were awarded to Swedes Sofia Arvidsson, Susanne Celik and Rebecca Peterson…Pulling from the event were the American triumvirate of Bethanie Mattek-Sands, Christina McHale and Sloane Stephens…In last year’s final Barthel beat Chanelle Scheepers…Former champs in the field are Barthel (2014) and Serena Williams (2013).
June 26th, 2015
Sean Randall previews Wimbledon.
June 23rd, 2015
Some early thoughts on the Wimbledon favorites.
June 20th, 2015
Who has the best serve in the game?
June 19th, 2015
Andy Murray wants John Isner’s serve. Who doesn’t?
June 18th, 2015
They will be no repeat champion in Queen’s this year.
May 28th, 2015
Novak Djokovic tumbled but won while Rafael Nadal looks good.
May 21st, 2015
Stan Wawrinka’s troubled continued today in Geneva.
May 20th, 2015
Let’s handicap the French Open favorites.
May 18th, 2015
Notes: Gulbis is defending the Nice title (d. Federico Delbonis) then a Roland Garros semifinal…Gulbis is 1-11 win-loss this year…(8) Monaco could start against Querrey…Wildcards went to France’s Maxime Hamou and Lucas Pouille, and Australia’s Thanasi Kokkinakis…Withdrawing from the tournament were Simone Bolelli, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Martin Klizan, and Diego Schwartzman…Gulbis (2015) is the lone returning champ in the field.