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January 9th, 2014

Australian Open Preview: Nadal Gets Tomic In Loaded Top Half With Federer

On the bottom half, Novak Djokovic’s bid for a fourth straight title is looking good — very good — with just Stan Wawrinka and either Tomas Berdych or David Ferrer in the way of another final. And that’s about it unless you factor in the forecasted heatwave.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:49 pm in Australian Open, Tennis | 230 Comments »

January 8th, 2014

Poll: Who’s Your Early Favorite To Win The 2014 Australian Open? Djokovic, Nadal Or…

The Australian Open draw is still about 30 hours away from being released, but it’s never too early to start thinking about who might be left standing on the men’s side in Melbourne at the end of the month.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:36 pm in Australian Open, Polls | 68 Comments »

January 4th, 2014

Del Potro in Sydney; ATP/WTA Tennis Previews

Notes: Sam Stosur still injured?…Tough draws for (3) Vesnina against the Puerto Rican riser Puig, and (5) Pennetta against the former No. 1 Venus…Venus on the small-tournament guarantee-cash circuit this year?…Wildcards went to Aussies Casey Dellacqua, Olivia Rogowska and Storm Sanders…Storm Sanders is an awesome sports name, period…Pulling from the tournament were Nadia Petrova, Ashleigh Barty and Stefanie Voegele…Vesnina in last year’s final beat Barthel…Returning former champs in the field are Vesnina (2013), Barthel (2012), and Jie Zheng (2005).

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

December 29th, 2013

2014 Preview: Novak Djokovic Or Rafael Nadal, Who’ll Finish The Year No. 1?

Sean Randall previews the 2014 season and makes his Grand Slam predictions.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:56 pm in 2014 Season, Australian Open, French Open, US Open, Wimbledon | 229 Comments »

December 25th, 2013

2013 Tennis-X Awards: Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams Grab Multiple Honors

Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams and Gael Monfils took home top honors in the 2013 Tennis-X awards.

Posted by Staff @ 9:51 am in 2013 Season | 135 Comments »

November 9th, 2013

Indoor War: Federer v Nadal Highlight ATP SFs, Djokovic The Favorite; Picks And Pans

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will collide for the 32nd time Sunday at the London ATP Finals. Who’s the pick?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:31 pm in ATP Finals | 174 Comments »

November 8th, 2013

Nadal Wins “Group A” At ATP Finals; Federer v Del Potro In Knockout Match Saturday

Rafael Nadal won his group at the ATP Finals, he’ll play the Federer-del Potro winner in the semifinals Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:31 pm in ATP Finals | 134 Comments »

November 7th, 2013

Djokovic Ousts Del Potro, Reaches SFs; Nadal Tries To Stay Perfect At London ATP Finals

Novak Djokovic secured his spot in the Sunday semifinals at the ATP Finals in London.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:29 pm in ATP Finals | 30 Comments »

November 6th, 2013

Nadal Into Semis, Djoker v Del Potro Thursday in London

“Matches against him are always like a final because you’re playing the No. 1 player in the world,” Berdych said of the Spaniard. “Every time you go on court with him it’s amazing. It’s already many, many matches that he’s won and I need to do something about that.”

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in ATP Finals, London, Tennis | 45 Comments »

November 5th, 2013

Del Potro, Wawrinka Day One Winners; Federer v Dokovic Tuesday At ATP Finals

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer meeting again Tuesday at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 12:00 am in ATP Finals | 62 Comments »

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Rankings
ATP - Apr 21 WTA - Apr 21
1 Rafael Nadal1 Serena Williams
2 Novak Djokovic2 Na Li
3 Stanislas Wawrinka3 Agnieszka Radwanska
4 Roger Federer4 Victoria Azarenka
5 David Ferrer5 Simona Halep
6 Tomas Berdych6 Petra Kvitova
7 Juan Martin Del Potro7 Angelique Kerber
8 Andy Murray8 Jelena Jankovic
9 Milos Raonic9 Maria Sharapova
10 John Isner10 Dominika Cibulkova
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