July 27th, 2013
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).
November 29th, 2012
The ATP presents its Top 10 shots of the year.
November 3rd, 2012
David Ferrer eyes the biggest title of his career against surprising qualifier Jerzy Janowicz in the Paris Tennis Masters finale.
November 1st, 2012
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.
February 26th, 2012
Some familiar names are back in ATP finals this Sunday.
December 4th, 2010
The French doubles comebacks puts the pressure on Serbia on Sunday.
December 3rd, 2010
Serbia and France are even after a day of play, but doubles could be the swing match.
December 3rd, 2010
Serbia hosts France in the Davis Cup final this weekend.
November 14th, 2010
After two Saturday semifinal epics, it’s Gael Monfils and Robin Soderling for the Paris supremacy.
November 13th, 2010
Robin Soderling and Gael Monfils advanced to the Paris final.
November 12th, 2010
Frenchmen Gael Monfils and Michael Llodra reach the semifinals.
October 3rd, 2010
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.
September 19th, 2010
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.
September 2nd, 2010
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.
August 12th, 2010
Rafael Nadal survived a spirited effort from Stan Wawrinka in Canada.