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July 27th, 2013

Del Potro Heads Washington; ATP/WTA Previews

Notes: Three former No. 1s among the seeds…No Williams sisters but plenty of Top 10ers and floaters…The Top 4 seeds receive opening-round byes…Tough openers for (1) Azarenka after a bye against Pennetta or Schiavone, (4) Vinci after a bye likely against the veteran Mattek-Sands, (7) Ivanovic vs. Cibulkova, (5) Stosur vs. the rolling Lepchenko, and (2) Radwanska after a bye likely vs. the veteran Hantuchova…Wildcards went to American Allie Kiick, France’s Virginie Razzano, and Stosur…Pulling from the event were Marion Bartoli, Kirsten Flipkens, Bojana Jovanovski, Kristina Mladenovic and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova…Martina Hingis and Hantuchova received a wildcard in doubles…Cibulkova beat Bartoli in the final last year…Returning champions in the field are Cibulkova (2012), Radwanska (2011), and Kuznetsova (2010).

Posted by Staff @ 8:54 pm in Tennis | 3 Comments »

November 29th, 2012

Are These The 10 Best Shots Of The 2012 ATP Season? [Video]

The ATP presents its Top 10 shots of the year.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:46 pm in 2012 Season, Best Shots, Videos | 46 Comments »

November 3rd, 2012

Ferrer Seeks First Masters 1000 Title Sunday Against Surprising Cinderella Janowicz

David Ferrer eyes the biggest title of his career against surprising qualifier Jerzy Janowicz in the Paris Tennis Masters finale.

Posted by Staff @ 9:17 pm in Paris | 67 Comments »

November 1st, 2012

Murray, Del Potro Join Paris Exodus And Save Energy For London; Ferrer Sets Sights On First Masters Title

Andy Murray and Juan Martin Del Potro were both upset in Paris today, leaving David Ferrer the highest remaining seed at the final regular event on the 2012 ATP calendar.

Posted by Staff @ 9:53 pm in ATP Finals, Paris | 77 Comments »

February 26th, 2012

Raonic, Almagro, Del Potro Back In Sunday Finals

Some familiar names are back in ATP finals this Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:46 am in Marseille, Memphis | 31 Comments »

December 4th, 2010

Djokovic Watches France Win Doubles Rubber; Serbia Looking Tispy Sunday

The French doubles comebacks puts the pressure on Serbia on Sunday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:00 pm in Davis Cup | 146 Comments »

December 3rd, 2010

Serbia, France Level in Davis Cup Finale; Will Djokovic Play Doubles?

Serbia and France are even after a day of play, but doubles could be the swing match.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:29 pm in Davis Cup | 92 Comments »

December 3rd, 2010

Djokovic, Serbia the Favorites Against France in Davis Cup Final

Serbia hosts France in the Davis Cup final this weekend.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:56 am in Davis Cup | 50 Comments »

November 14th, 2010

Monfils Makes Magic, Meets Soderling in Paris Final

After two Saturday semifinal epics, it’s Gael Monfils and Robin Soderling for the Paris supremacy.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:43 am in Paris, Tennis | 73 Comments »

November 13th, 2010

Gael Monfils, Robin Soderling Paris Interviews, Highlights [Video]

Robin Soderling and Gael Monfils advanced to the Paris final.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:07 pm in Paris, Videos | 11 Comments »

November 12th, 2010

Monfils Masters Murray, Federer Next in Paris; Llodra Stays Hot

Frenchmen Gael Monfils and Michael Llodra reach the semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:29 pm in Paris | 392 Comments »

October 3rd, 2010

Nadal, Big Boys in Action at Beijing, Tokyo: ATP Previews

Lots of dangerous floaters in Beijing, with first-round matches of interest including Fish vs. Tipsarevic (winner to face (1) Djokovic), (6) Verdasco vs. Kohlschreiber (winner to face (WC) Isner), (3) Soderling vs. Robredo, (7) Youzhny vs. Ljubicic, and (2) Murray facing a qualifying-tested Mathieu.

Posted by Staff @ 1:41 pm in Tennis | 35 Comments »

September 19th, 2010

Fish Puts U.S. Back in Davis Cup World Group; Federer Missing

Roger Federer let Switzerland slide into obscurity, and also perhaps Federer’s chance of winning the Davis Cup before his career ends, when Switzerland was swept 5-0 by Kazakhstan in the Davis Cup World Group Playoffs. Federer ducked out of the match, citing a need for rest after losing in the semifinals of the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 4:04 pm in Tennis | 85 Comments »

September 2nd, 2010

Angry Roddick Loses; Querrey Hits Opponent in Gnads at US Open

Roddick frequently fought with linespeople and the chair umpire over foot fault calls during the match, and quickly left the court following his loss, tossing racquets into the crowd as he walked to the tunnel.

Posted by Staff @ 12:13 am in Tennis, US Open | 72 Comments »

August 12th, 2010

Nadal Fights Off Wawrinka in Toronto; Djokovic, Federer Lead Top 7 Today

Rafael Nadal survived a spirited effort from Stan Wawrinka in Canada.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:32 am in Canadian Open | 113 Comments »

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