October 31st, 2015
Previews: ATP Paris Masters Field Loaded, Djokovic Defends
All of the Top 10 and 15 of the Top 16 players post this coming week for the Paris Masters, the final regular-season tournament on the ATP World Tour. Who will be hot going into the ATP Finals, where the Top 8 field is already set?
Posted by Staff @ 7:16 pm in Tennis | 10 Comments »
October 29th, 2015
Roger Federer Needs Three To Reach Basel QFs; Rafael Nadal Challenges Marin Cilic Friday
Roger Federer was a winner Thursday in Basel. Rafael Nadal will face Marin Cilic Friday.
Posted by Staff @ 8:37 pm in Fall Season | 160 Comments »
October 25th, 2015
Federer Headlines Basel, Ferrer in Valencia; ATP Previews
Federer (2014,’11-10,’08-06) is the lone former champ in the field. “I remember I was always very nervous on court because I always wanted to do so well here,” said Federer, who lost to Andre Agassi in the first round in his first appearance in 1998.
Posted by Staff @ 4:02 pm in Tennis | 47 Comments »
October 25th, 2015
Doi, Berdych, Cilic, Ferrer, Kuznetsova Win Weekend ATP/WTA Titles
He’s not officially in, but David Ferrer took a big step toward qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals on Sunday when he defeated American Steve Johnson 4-6, 6-4, 7-5 to win the Erste Bank Open in Vienna, Austria.
Posted by Staff @ 3:21 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »
October 17th, 2015
ATP/WTA Previews: Radwanska, 4 Top 10 in Moscow; Lux, Stockholm, Vienna
Notes: Strong seeding but not a lot of field depth…(4) Tomic will start against the Querrey-Baghdatis winner…Top 4 seeds receive opening-round byes…Wildcards went to Berdych, Swede Mike Ymer and Finn Jarkko Nieminen…Last year Berdych came from a set down to beat Dimitrov in the final…Berdych trying to become the first Stockholm back-to-back winner since James Blake (2005-06)…Former champs in the field are Berdych (2014,’12), Dimitrov (2013), and Baghdatis (2009).
Posted by Staff @ 3:18 pm in Tennis | 6 Comments »
October 14th, 2015
Nadal Barely Survives Karlovic; Murray v Isner Thursday at ATP Shanghai
In the deciding tiebreak Nadal came up with a huge passing shot at 3-3, and finished the match with some timely put-away volleys and on match point a passing shot that Karlovic could only get a racquet frame on.
Posted by Staff @ 11:25 am in Shanghai | 73 Comments »
October 10th, 2015
Djokovic, Defending Champ Federer Lead All-Star Shanghai Masters Field
Early challenges include (11) Gasquet vs. Muller, (5) Berdych vs. Sock, (8) Nadal vs. Karlovic, (6) Nishikori vs. Kyrgios, (12) Anderson vs. Haas, and (16) Tsonga vs. Robredo…
Posted by Staff @ 9:50 pm in Shanghai, Tennis | 65 Comments »
October 8th, 2015
Djokovic v Isner, Nadal v Sock Friday In Beijing; Nishikori Faces Cilic In Tokyo
A bunch of great matches are on tap Friday in Asia.
Posted by Staff @ 7:29 pm in Asia, beijing | 39 Comments »
October 2nd, 2015
Kyrgios, Ferrer Reach Kuala Lumpur SFs, Becker Beats Dimitrov; Berdych, Cilic Head Toward Shenzhen Final
Three Top 15 players are in the title hunt in Asia this weekend.
Posted by Staff @ 3:59 pm in Asia | No Comments »
September 26th, 2015
David Ferrer, Grigor Dimitrov Headline Kuala Lumpur; Tomas Berdych, Marin Cilic In Shenzhen
The ATP opens play in Asia next week.
Posted by Staff @ 7:30 pm in Asia | No Comments »
September 12th, 2015
Federer Still Flawless, Blows Out Wawrinka To Reach First US Open Final Since 2009; Dominant Djokovic Awaits
A promising US Open semifinal slate turned out to be a dud.
Posted by Staff @ 1:05 am in US Open | 114 Comments »
September 10th, 2015
Roger Federer v Stan Wawrinka, Novak Djokovic v Marin Cilic; US Open Semifinal Picks and Pans
Sean Randall breaks down the US Open men’s semifinals.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:28 pm in US Open | 320 Comments »
September 9th, 2015
Djokovic Hangs On To Beat Lopez At US Open, Will Meet Cilic In SF; Federer, Wawrinka Favorites Tomorrow
Novak Djokovic had to work hard to win Tuesday night at the US Open.
Posted by Staff @ 1:22 am in US Open | 208 Comments »
August 31st, 2015
Defending R-up Nishikori, Lots o’ Women Seeds Out Day 1 at US Open
Kei Nishikori, who has struggled with hip problems this summer, made a quick exit from the US Open on Monday. The defending runner-up and No. 4 seed fell to France’s Benoit Paire 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 7-6(6), 6-4.
Posted by Staff @ 11:42 pm in Tennis | 120 Comments »
August 31st, 2015
World No. 1s Djokovic, Serena Open Play At US Open; Cilic Begins Title Defense; Nadal v Coric
It’s a big Day One at the US Open.
Posted by Staff @ 10:20 am in US Open | 140 Comments »
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