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February 17th, 2019

Juan Martin Del Potro Makes Return At ATP Delray Beach; Tiafoe Faces First Title Defense

The giants of tennis are in Delray Beach this week.

Posted by Staff @ 1:35 pm in 2019 Season | No Comments »

January 10th, 2019

Australian Open Men’s Draw: Can Anyone Stop A Djokovic v Federer Final?

Sean Randall handicaps the men’s draw at the French Open. Borna Coric in the semifinals?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:07 am in Australian Open | 9 Comments »

January 9th, 2019

Del Potro To Open Season In Delray Beach

Juan Martin del Potro is targeting a return to tennis next month in Delray Beach.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:19 pm in 2019 Season | No Comments »

December 31st, 2018

Juan Martin Del Potro Withdraws From The Australian Open

The first big name to pull out of the Australian Open is world No. 5 Juan Martin del Potro.

Posted by Staff @ 11:11 pm in Australian Open | 7 Comments »

November 3rd, 2018

Del Potro Officially Out Of The ATP Finals, Nishikori Gets In

Juan Martin del Potro will miss the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:18 pm in ATP Finals | Comments Off on Del Potro Officially Out Of The ATP Finals, Nishikori Gets In

October 16th, 2018

Juan Martin Del Potro’s 2018 Season Ends With Patella Bone Fracture In Right Knee

After a series of wrist issues, it’s now Juan Martln del Potro’s knee that is breaking down.

Posted by Staff @ 11:17 am in 2018 Season, Injuries | 7 Comments »

October 11th, 2018

Federer Needs 3 Again In Shanghai, Faces Nishikori Next; Del Potro Retires, Djokovic v Anderson Friday

Novak Djokovic upped his win streak to 15 straight after reaching the quarterfinals in Shanghai.

Posted by Staff @ 8:05 pm in Shanghai | 8 Comments »

October 10th, 2018

Federer Opens Shanghai Title Defense With 3 Set Win; Del Potro, Zverev Also Winners

Roger Federer opened his Shanghai title defense with a 3-set win over Tokyo champion Daniil Medvedev.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Shanghai | 10 Comments »

October 9th, 2018

Djokovic Wins, Cilic Out; Defending Camp Federer v Medvedev Wed.

Novak Djokovic improved to 12-0 against Jeremy Chardy.

Posted by Staff @ 2:45 pm in Shanghai | 19 Comments »

October 7th, 2018

Federer, Djokovic, Del Potro Lead Shanghai Field; Wawrinka-Coric Monday

The Big 4 have won the last 8 Shanghai Masters titles.

Posted by Staff @ 9:54 pm in Shanghai | 2 Comments »

October 7th, 2018

Basilashvili Downs Del Potro To Win Second ATP Title In Beijing

Nikolaz Basilishvili collected his first career Top 5 victory.

Posted by Staff @ 12:03 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Basilashvili Downs Del Potro To Win Second ATP Title In Beijing

October 5th, 2018

Del Potro Rolls Into Beijing SFs, Will Face Fognini In Los Cabos Rematch

Juan Martin del Potro is out for revenge on Fabio Fognini for a loss in the Los Cabos final.

Posted by Staff @ 6:23 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Del Potro Rolls Into Beijing SFs, Will Face Fognini In Los Cabos Rematch

October 3rd, 2018

Del Potro Advanced, Dimitrov Dumped In Beijing; Shapovalov Upsets Wawrinka In Tokyo

Events in Asia are taking shape.

Posted by Staff @ 9:21 pm in Asia, beijing, Tokyo | 37 Comments »

October 3rd, 2018

Del Potro Returns To ATP Finals For Fifth Time

After beating Karen Khachanov to reach the China quarterfinals. Juan Martin del Potro has clinched a berth at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 9:06 pm in ATP Finals | Comments Off on Del Potro Returns To ATP Finals For Fifth Time

September 29th, 2018

Halep Leads All-In China Open Women’s Field, Del Potro Heads Men; Preview

Interesting starts for (17) Keys vs. American countrywoman (LL) Pera, the struggling (9) Stephens vs. Pavlyuchenkova, (3) Kerber vs. the unpredictable Mladenovic, (10) Goerges vs. Konta, (7) Pliskova vs. (WC) Stosur, (12) Ostapenko vs. Rybarikova, (14) Muguruza vs. Makarova, and (2) Wozniacki vs. Bencic…

Posted by Staff @ 7:12 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Halep Leads All-In China Open Women’s Field, Del Potro Heads Men; Preview