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October 22nd, 2016

Wawrinka Leads, Year-end Hopefuls Gather Next Week at Basel Swiss Indoors

Homegrown champ Stan Wawrinka is the top seed, and players Marin Cilic and David Goffin are looking to use Basel to boost their qualifying chances for the year-end championships at the Swiss Indoors next week.

Posted by Staff @ 3:22 pm in Tennis | 2 Comments »

October 5th, 2016

Injuries Kick Kei Nishokori And Tomas Berdych Out Of Tokyo

Former champions Kei Nishikori and Tomas Berdych crashed out of Tokyo on Wednesday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:21 pm in Tokyo | 1 Comment »

October 3rd, 2016

Cilic, Nishikori Win Tokyo Openers; Murray, Nadal In Action Tuesday In Beijing

Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal open fall play Tuesday in Beijing.

Posted by Staff @ 2:26 pm in beijing, Tokyo | 6 Comments »

October 1st, 2016

Nishikori, 3 of Top 10, Cilic, Kyrgios at ATP Tokyo; Preview

The field features three of the Top 10, in addition to US Open winner Marin Cilic and the enigmatic Nick Kyrgios…Tough start for (1) Nishikori against Almagro, who beat him a few years ago in Tokyo…

Posted by Staff @ 2:46 pm in Tennis | No 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 10th, 2016

Djokovic Solves Monfils Riddle In US Open Semifinals; Wawrinka Powers Past Nishikori

It will be Novak Djokovic against Stan Wawrinka in the US Open finals on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:11 am in US Open | 26 Comments »

September 9th, 2016

Novak Djokovic v Gael Monfils, Stan Wawrinka v Kei Nishikori; US Open SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randalls breaks down the men’s semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:37 am in US Open | 71 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 7th, 2016

The Gong That Disrupted The Andy Murray – Kei Nishikori US Open QF Match [Video]

A gong could have spelled the end to Andy Murray’s US Open campaign.

Posted by Staff @ 8:35 pm in US Open, Videos | 11 Comments »

September 7th, 2016

Kei Nishikori: Beating Murray, It Was Great Revenge From Davis Cup

Kei Nishikori was a happy man after toppling former champion Andy Murray at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:17 pm in US Open | No Comments »

September 7th, 2016

Andy Murray: I’m Very Proud Of How I Have Done The Last Few Months

Andy Murray talks about his tough 5-set loss to Kei Nishikori.

Posted by Staff @ 8:07 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

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 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 »