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October 15th, 2016

Monfils, Goffin, Kvitova Headline Stockholm, Antwerp, Luxembourg This Week

No Top 10ers but an interesting field between the multi-Slam winner Kvitova, the French Open champ Schiavone, the former No. 1 Wozniacki, the former brand-wannabee Bouchard, and the breakout player Siegemund…

Posted by Staff @ 6:35 pm in Tennis | No Comments »

October 11th, 2016

Djokovic Cruises In Shanghai Opener, Del Potro Out; Nadal, Murray Wednesday

Novak Djokovic won his first in his return to tennis in Shanghai.

Posted by Staff @ 3:00 pm in Shanghai | 6 Comments »

October 10th, 2016

Tsonga Wins; Djokovic, Del Potro Up Tuesday at ATP Shanghai Masters

It was the 31-year-old Tsonga’s first match since the US Open after knee surgery.

Posted by Staff @ 11:26 pm in Shanghai | 26 Comments »

September 19th, 2016

Juan Martin Del Potro Has Wins This Summer Over The Current Top 4!

He’s already beaten everyone in the Top 4!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:15 am in 2016 Season | 22 Comments »

September 18th, 2016

Cilic and Croatia, Del Potro and Argentina Advance to Underdogs Davis Cup Final

“It’s been a great weekend and I am at a loss for words to describe how I feel,” said Cilic. “I was really motivated for today’s match, having played with a lot of intensity all three days. I was aggressive and served very well, which I needed to in order to dictate the rallies. The crowd helped me stay focused throughout the match.”

Posted by Staff @ 7:03 pm in Davis Cup, Tennis | 13 Comments »

September 17th, 2016

Murray Bros Close Gap v Argentina, Will Del Potro Be Fit Sunday? Cilic Looks To Close Out France

Great Britain will have to win both matches Sunday in Davis Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 6:16 pm in Davis Cup | 21 Comments »

September 15th, 2016

Davis Cup SFs: Andy Murray v Juan Martin Del Potro Friday; Rafael Nadal Travels To India

The Davis Cup semifinals get underway this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 6:32 pm in Davis Cup | 46 Comments »

September 12th, 2016

10 Things I Think I Thought About Stan Wawrinka, Novak Djokovic And The US Open

Recapping the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:40 pm in US Open | 122 Comments »

September 8th, 2016

Murray Can’t Survive Gong Show, Nishikori At US Open; Stan Stops Del Potro

Remember the Toronto semifinals? It’s happening again at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 1:45 am in US Open | 14 Comments »

September 6th, 2016

Andy Murray v Kei Nishikori, Juan Martin Del Potro v Stan Wawrinka; US Open Wed. Pick And Pans

Sean Randall handicaps the last day of the men’s quarterfinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:51 pm in US Open | 123 Comments »

September 6th, 2016

Juan Martin Del Potro: Everything Is Like New For Me, It’s Like A New Career

Juan Martin del Potro says he’s no longer worried about his wrist, and that could spell trouble for the rest of the field at the US Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:08 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 5th, 2016

Murray Destroys Dimitrov At US Open; Djokovic And 3 Frenchmen In Tuesday QFs

The quarterfinals are set at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:44 pm in US Open | 77 Comments »

September 4th, 2016

Wawrinka Saves A Match Point, Muray Fights At US Open; Nadal, Djokovic Continue Toward SF Showdown

Andy Murray didn’t look good at all Saturday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 12:33 am in US Open | 82 Comments »

September 2nd, 2016

Juan Martin Del Potro: It’s Amazing The Love Fans Have For Me Here

Juan Martin del Potro must be one of the most-liked players on tour.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:52 pm in US Open | No Comments »

September 2nd, 2016

Del Potro Looking Dangerous At US Open, Murray Wins; Djokovic, Nadal Back On Court Friday

Juan Martin del Potro is serving notice at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 12:53 am in US Open | 67 Comments »