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October 23rd, 2011

Tennis-X Previews, Notes: WTA Champs; ATP Vienna, St. Petersburg

“I think we all know what to expect going into the groups,” Sharapova said. “It’s the Top 8 girls of the year. You’re going to get a tough group either way and tough opponents. It’s just a matter of being ready from the first match on.”

Posted by Staff @ 7:27 pm in Tennis | 60 Comments »

April 17th, 2011

Cortisone Shot Helps Murray, But Not Enough to Beat Nadal in Monte Carlo

Rafael Nadal looks for his seventh Monte Carlo title against his countryman David Ferrer.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:45 am in Monte Carlo | 132 Comments »

April 15th, 2011

Federer Still Winless v. Top 10 in 2011; Nadal, Murray Collide in Monte Carlo SF

It’s the end of April and Roger Federer still hasn’t beaten a Top 10 player on the season!

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:12 pm in Monte Carlo | 272 Comments »

April 15th, 2011

Roger Federer: This Week “I Didn’t Expect Myself to Play the Very Best” [Video]

Roger Federer speaks to the media after his loss to Jurgen Melzer in Monte Carlo today.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:35 pm in Australian Open, Monte Carlo, Videos | 7 Comments »

January 24th, 2011

Healthy Nadal, Murray into Australian Open Quarters; Dolgopolov Stuns Soderling

The quarterfinals begin at the Australian Open with Federer v. Wawrinka and Berdych v. Djokovic.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:26 am in Australian Open | 392 Comments »

January 23rd, 2011

Soderling, Murray Near Quarterfinal Australian Open Showdown; Roddick, Sharapova Out

Roddick roasted, Soderling v. Murray ahead?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:15 pm in Australian Open | 313 Comments »

January 22nd, 2011

Tomic, Stosur Mark Aussie Exit from Australian Open; Raonic Rises

“I thought it was over at 4-love,” Tomic said. “Just shows how much he can come back. Against these guys, especially in the Top 10, you can’t afford to lose concentration. That’s the important part. Physically-wise he’s a machine…”

Posted by Staff @ 9:20 am in Tennis | 68 Comments »

November 9th, 2010

David Ferrer: The Forgotten One

The over-achieving Spaniard just won his second title of the year and ninth overall in Valencia.

Posted by Ben Pronin @ 10:44 am in 2010 Season, ATP, London, Paris | 15 Comments »

October 31st, 2010

Titles Wrap: Clijsters, Melzer, Monfils Among Winners; Tennis-X Notes

Caroline Wozniacki finishes the year No. 1, Elena Dementieva drops the retirement bomb, and the WTA Tour puts another injury-riddled, star-lacking season to rest. Here’s hoping for the return of Justine Henin and Serena and Venus Williams in 2011 — and while we’re at it, the attempted comebacks of Martina Hingis and Ana Kournikova. If you thought it wasn’t bad, consider that Vera “The Crying Game” Zvonareva had a chance to finish the year No. 1 during the year-end championships…

Posted by Staff @ 9:59 pm in Tennis | 33 Comments »

October 23rd, 2010

Muster Playing ATP Vienna; WTA Champs This Week: Previews

Former No. 1 Tommy Muster returns at 43 years old!; interesting opening-round matches include (1) Melzer after a bye potentially facing (WC) Blake, and (5) Gulbis vs. Muster…

Posted by Staff @ 6:48 pm in Tennis | 3 Comments »

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2 Rafael Nadal2 Na Li
3 Roger Federer3 Simona Halep
4 Stan Wawrinka4 Petra Kvitova
5 Tomas Berdych5 Agnieszka Radwanska
6 David Ferrer6 Maria Sharapova
7 Milos Raonic7 Eugenie Bouchard
8 Juan Martin Del Potro8 Angelique Kerber
9 Grigor Dimitrov9 Jelena Jankovic
10 Andy Murray10 Victoria Azarenka
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