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April 8th, 2018

Nadal and Spain Survive Marathon, Davis Cup World Group Semifinals Set

Rafael Nadal in his return from injury and David Ferrer needed their all to edge past Germany in the fifth and final match, where Ferrer defeated Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-6(1), 3-6, 7-6(4), 4-6, 7-5.

Posted by Staff @ 7:57 pm in Davis Cup, Tennis | 33 Comments »

April 6th, 2018

Nadal, Cilic, Isner Lead Davis Cup QF This Weekend

Davis Cup quarterfinals get underway this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 10:11 am in Davis Cup | 24 Comments »

March 25th, 2018

Del Potro Ups Win Streak To 13 In Miami, Dimitrov Dumped; Kyrgios v Fognini Tomorrow

Juan Martin del Potro has now won 13 straight matches.

Posted by Staff @ 11:46 pm in Miami | 37 Comments »

March 24th, 2018

Djokovic Loses Third Straight, Del Potro Wins Again; Federer Today In Miami

Novak Djokovic is on his worst losing streak since 2007.

Posted by Staff @ 10:32 am in Miami | 96 Comments »

March 23rd, 2018

Djokovic, Del Potro Open Play Friday In Miami; Shapovalov Avoids Choke

Seeds including Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro begin play Friday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 9:17 am in Miami | 32 Comments »

March 21st, 2018

Miami Draw Preview: Federer, Del Potro, Djokovic Lead Way

Sean Randall previews the Miami Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:05 pm in Miami | 62 Comments »

March 14th, 2018

Big Men Del Potro, Querrey, Raonic Advance At Indian Wells, Cilic Out; Federer Leads 4th RD Wed.

Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro are in fourth round action today at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 10:30 am in Indian Wells | 15 Comments »

March 6th, 2018

Indian Wells Draw: Djokovic Makes Return, But Can He Stop Defending Champ Federer?

Sean Randall previews Indian Wells.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:44 pm in Indian Wells | 27 Comments »

February 18th, 2018

Cilic, Thiem, Carreno Busta Favorites at ATP Rio; Preview

Tough start for (1) Cilic vs. a qualifier then Monfils…

Posted by Staff @ 12:48 am in Tennis | 1 Comment »

January 28th, 2018

Marin Cilic: My Ultimate Goal Is To Reach No. 1

Marin Cilic meets the press.

Posted by Staff @ 10:02 am in Australian Open | 9 Comments »

January 28th, 2018

Federer Wins 20th Career Grand Slam, Beats Cilic For 6th Australian Open

Roger Federer now has 20 career Grand Slams.

Posted by Staff @ 9:40 am in Australian Open | 185 Comments »

January 27th, 2018

2018 Australian Open Final Open Thread: Roger Federer v Marin Cilic

Talk about the men’s Australian Open final between Roger Federer and Marin Cilic.

Posted by Staff @ 6:27 pm in Australian Open | 458 Comments »

January 27th, 2018

Roger Federer v Marin Cilic For The Australian Open Title, Who’s The Pick?

Will Roger Federer win his 20th Grand Slam title Sunday night in Melbourne?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:01 am in Australian Open | 56 Comments »

January 26th, 2018

Federer Into 30th Grand Slam Final After Chung Retires With Blisters In Australia

Roger Federer has his easiest Grand Slam semifinal ever.

Posted by Staff @ 8:28 am in Australian Open | 96 Comments »

January 25th, 2018

Cilic Dumps Edmund To Reach Australian Open Final; Federer v Chung Friday

Who will Main Cilic face in the Sunday Australian Open final?

Posted by Staff @ 8:21 am in Australian Open | 201 Comments »