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May 7th, 2019

Federer Finds Form In First Clay Match In 3 Years, Djokovic Wins; Nadal, Del Potro Wed. In Madrid

Roger Federer makes a successful return to clay!

Posted by Staff @ 5:47 pm in Madrid | 1 Comment »

May 6th, 2019

Cilic Saves MP In Madrid, Americans Advance; Federer Makes Clay Debut Tues.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic headline play Tuesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 10:11 pm in Madrid | 13 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 21st, 2019

Croats Cilic, Coric Lead Way In Budapest; Lajovic Looks To Keep Momentum

The third year of the Budapest Open features

Posted by Staff @ 7:32 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Croats Cilic, Coric Lead Way In Budapest; Lajovic Looks To Keep Momentum

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 24th, 2019

Federer Overcomes Albot In Miami Opener, Ferrer Foils Zverev; Djokovic Returns

Roger Federer struggled in his first match at Hard Rock Stadium.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 am in Miami | 24 Comments »

March 23rd, 2019

Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

Roger Federer opens play Saturday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 12:18 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

March 19th, 2019

Miami Men’s Preview: Djokovic Looks To Get Back On Track, Federer In The Field

Sean Randall previews the Miami Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:29 pm in Miami | 7 Comments »

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 »

March 12th, 2019

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic On Today At Indian Wells; Zverev Out

The Big 3 could be playing together for two straight days at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 10:47 am in Indian Wells | 21 Comments »

March 11th, 2019

Nadal, Federer Open With Wins At Indian Wells; Djokovic Returns

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began their march toward an Indian Wells semifinal showdown.

Posted by Staff @ 10:32 am in Indian Wells | 6 Comments »

March 5th, 2019

Indian Wells Men’s Preview: Djokovic, Federer Seek A Sixth Title

Novak Djokovic and the Big 3 headline the first Masters event of the year. Sean Randall picks the winner.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:13 pm in Indian Wells | 16 Comments »

February 25th, 2019

Marin Cilic: More Money In The Sport Means More Depth, Tougher Draws

Marin Cilic says increases in prize money have helped the depth on the tour.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:41 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on Marin Cilic: More Money In The Sport Means More Depth, Tougher Draws

February 24th, 2019

Federer Makes Return In Dubai Seeking 100th Career Title

Roger Federer bids for an 8th title in Dubai. Eight of the Top 15 are entered.

Posted by Staff @ 5:10 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on Federer Makes Return In Dubai Seeking 100th Career Title

January 20th, 2019

Tsitsipas Tstuns Federer At Australian Open; Nadal Rolls, Tiafoe Pulls Upset Again

Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled the upset of the tournament.

Posted by Staff @ 8:41 am in Australian Open | 27 Comments »