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May 13th, 2019

Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

Italian men headline today and tomorrow in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 5th, 2019

Auger-Aliassime Edges Shapovalov In Madrid, Nadal Next; Backpacker Kyrgios Out

The Canadian battle went the way of the teen.

Posted by Staff @ 7:27 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 24th, 2019

Nadal Survives Mayer Threat In Barcelona, Will Face Ferrer Thursday

Rafael Nadal had some early trouble in Barcelona.

Posted by Staff @ 7:51 pm in Monte Carlo | No Comments »

April 21st, 2019

Nadal Tries To Win A 12th Barcelona Title Against Tough Field With 9 Of Top 20

Rafael Nadal leads a very strong Barcelona field.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Barcelona | 6 Comments »

April 16th, 2019

Djokovic Survives Clay Opener In Monte Carlo, Wawrinka Falls Apart; Nadal Opens Clay Season Wed.

Novak Djokovic was a little wobbly in his 2019 clay opener.

Posted by Staff @ 5:37 pm in Monte Carlo | 2 Comments »

March 15th, 2019

Wounded Nadal To Face Federer At Indian Wells; SF Picks And Pans

Who’ll win the Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal Indian Wells semifinal?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:50 pm in Indian Wells | 18 Comments »

March 15th, 2019

Federer, Nadal On Brink Of Indian Wells SF; Raonic, Thiem Set Saturday Meeting

Will we see Roger Federer take on Rafael Nadal on Saturday?

Posted by Staff @ 12:36 am in Indian Wells | 50 Comments »

March 14th, 2019

Federer, Nadal Close In On Indian Wells SF Showdown; Thiem v Monfils Tonight

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal rolled on to a Saturday semifinal showdown.

Posted by Staff @ 10:06 am in Indian Wells | 1 Comment »

March 13th, 2019

Djokovic Stunned By Kohlschreiber At Indian Wells; Federer, Nadal Advance

Novak Djokovic is still in doubles at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 am in Indian Wells | 14 Comments »

February 17th, 2019

Tsitsipas Seeded No. 1 For First Time At ATP Marseille

Stefanos Tsitsipas is set to make his debut as a top seed this week in Marseille.

Posted by Staff @ 1:20 pm in Marseille | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Seeded No. 1 For First Time At ATP Marseille

February 4th, 2019

Wawrinka Falls In Sofia; Tsitsipas, Medvedev, Khachanov Headline

A trio of young guns are the top 3 seeds in Sofia.

Posted by Staff @ 3:22 pm in 2019 Season | 7 Comments »

February 1st, 2019

Davis Cup Qualifying: Zverev, Khachanov, Shapovalov In Action

The new-look Davis Cup gets underway this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 4:10 pm in Davis Cup | 2 Comments »

November 4th, 2018

Khachanov Krushes King of ATP Rankings in Straight-Set ATP Paris Final

Novak Djokovic had beaten Karen Khachanov at Wimbledon earlier this year, and when Djokovic broke for a 3-1 lead in the opening set, journalists were looking at their watches in anticipation of a late lunch or early dinner in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 2:55 pm in Tennis | 16 Comments »

November 3rd, 2018

Djokovic Outlasts Federer In Epic, Will Face Khachanov For Paris Title

Novak Djokovic never broke serve but still managed to beat Roger Federer Saturday in a Paris thriller.

Posted by Staff @ 5:28 pm in Paris | 58 Comments »

November 2nd, 2018

Federer v Djokovic Saturday In Paris SFs; Khachanov Crushes Zverev

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will meet for a 47th time Saturday in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 10:01 pm in Paris | 76 Comments »