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September 6th, 2018

Nishikori Gets Revenge On Cilic At US Open, Will Face Djokovic In Friday SF

The semifinals are set at the US Open with all four having previously made the finals, three winning the title.

Posted by Staff @ 12:30 am in US Open | 34 Comments »

September 5th, 2018

Nadal Overcomes Epic Thiem Test, Del Potro Next At US Open; Cilic v Nishikori Wed.

Who’ll join Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro in the US Open semifinals?

Posted by Staff @ 2:24 am in US Open | 98 Comments »

September 4th, 2018

Overheated Roger Federer Explains Shock Loss To John Millman

Roger Federer couldn’t handle to midnight heat and humidity of New York.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:57 pm in US Open | 21 Comments »

September 4th, 2018

Federer Stunned By Millman At US Open, Djokovic Through; Nadal v Thiem Tues.

A sweaty Roger Federer crashed out of the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 1:45 am in US Open | 176 Comments »

September 1st, 2018

Federer, Djokovic Move Closer To US Open QF, Zverev Out; Nadal, Delpo Sun.

Can either John Millman or Joao Sousa spoil a Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic Wednesday night quarterfinal?

Posted by Staff @ 11:59 pm in US Open | 80 Comments »

July 16th, 2018

Ferrer Defends, Schwartzman Leads at ATP Bastad; Preview

Wildcards went to Spain’s Jaume Munar, Norway’s Casper Ruud and Sweden’s Mikael Ymer…

Posted by Staff @ 12:12 am in Tennis | 2 Comments »

April 29th, 2018

Lucky Loser Cecchinato Bests Millman in All 1st-Time Final at ATP Budapest

“I lost Sunday [in qualifying] and now I won the tournament. It’s amazing for me,” Cecchinato said. “Maybe it’s a dream, I don’t know.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:57 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

September 14th, 2017

Kyrgios, Tsonga, Goffin Lead Davis Cup Semifinals This Weekend

The semifinals of the Davis Cup get underway Friday in Europe.

Posted by Staff @ 11:23 pm in Davis Cup | 11 Comments »

July 2nd, 2017

Murray, Nadal, Cilic Open Big Day Of Play For Men At Wimbledon Monday

It’s a big opening day for the men at Wimbledon.

Posted by Special @ 6:27 pm in Wimbledon | 48 Comments »

February 6th, 2016

All Eyes on Rafael Nadal in Buenos Aires: ATP Previews This Week

Last year Nadal broke Ferrer’s three-year hold on the event, beating Monaco in the final…Pulling from the event were Aljaz Bedene, Andreas “Don’t Be A” Haider-Maurer, and Jack Sock…Spaniards have won the singles title for the last seven years…The title-less Nadal is trying to repeat last year when he won his first title of the year in Buenos Aires…Former champs in the field are Nadal (2015), Ferrer (2014-12), Almagro (2011), and Monaco (2007).

Posted by Staff @ 9:59 pm in Tennis | 107 Comments »