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August 7th, 2015

Montreal Preview: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray And Rafael Nadal Headline The Roger-Less Cup

Sean Randall previews the Montreal draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:51 pm in Canadian Open | 88 Comments »

July 23rd, 2015

Milos Raonic And Eugenie Bouchard Play Tennis On A Floating Tennis Court [Video]

Canadian stars hit with the kids on the water.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:38 am in Videos | 1 Comment »

July 17th, 2015

Davis Cup QFs: Murray Leads Great Britain At Home Against France, Reeling Aussies Host Kazakhs

The Davis Cup quarterfinals are this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 9:11 am in Davis Cup | 49 Comments »

July 16th, 2015

8 Things I Think I Thought About Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams And Wimbledon

Recapping the 2015 Wimbledon Championships.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:19 am in Wimbledon | 35 Comments »

July 5th, 2015

The Best Day In Tennis! Djokovic, Federer, Murray In Action Plus Serena v Venus At Wimbledon On Monday

Will Ivo Karlovic spoil Andy Murray’s Wimbledon bid? Fourth round picks and pans!

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:57 pm in Wimbledon | 314 Comments »

July 1st, 2015

Serena and Venus One Win Away; Federer v Querrey Thurs. at Wimbledon

“I think it will be a huge advantage for [Watson],” said Serena of the Brit’s home court advantage. “It’s going to be a great big match for us both…I feel like she does really well on grass — like she played well in Eastbourne a couple of times. And she had a really good win today [beating Daniela Hantuchova].”

Posted by Staff @ 5:43 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 153 Comments »

June 26th, 2015

Wimbledon Men’s Preview: Tough Draws All Around With Murray-Nadal, Federer-Berdych QFs

Sean Randall previews Wimbledon.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:18 am in Wimbledon | 134 Comments »

June 23rd, 2015

I Have Novak Djokovic As My Early Wimbledon Favorite, But I’m Not Crazy About It

Some early thoughts on the Wimbledon favorites.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:28 pm in Wimbledon | 111 Comments »

June 20th, 2015

Poll: Who Has The Best Serve In Tennis? Milos Raonic Says It’s Him!

Who has the best serve in the game?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:20 am in Polls | 14 Comments »

June 20th, 2015

Milos Raonic Is In Favor Of An NBA-Style 25-Second Shot Clock

Milos Raonic would like to see the 25-second serve rule be more strictly enforced.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:06 am in ATP | 24 Comments »

June 14th, 2015

ATP/WTA Previews: Federer, Murray, Nadal on Grass This Week

Four Top 10 players on the WTA tour take to the grass in Birmingham, while Roger Federer leads in Halle, and Andy Murray, French Open champ Stan Wawrinka and Rafael Nadal at the Queen’s Club during week #2 of the 2015 grasscourt season.

Posted by Staff @ 2:23 pm in Grass season, Halle, Queens, Tennis | 24 Comments »

May 21st, 2015

Milos Raonic Withdraws From The French Open; Rafael Nadal Moves Up To A No. 6 Seed

2014 quarterfinalist Milos Roanic will miss his first French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:05 pm in French Open | 22 Comments »

May 11th, 2015

Milos Raonic To Undergo Foot Surgery Later This Week Leaving French Open In Doubt

Milos Raonic will try to return from foot surgery for the French Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:30 am in French Open, Injuries | 3 Comments »

May 7th, 2015

Nadal v Dimitrov, Ferrer v Nishikori In Madrid QFs; Murray Stays Hot

The quarterfinals are set at the Madrid Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:48 pm in Madrid | 138 Comments »

May 1st, 2015

Madrid Men’s Draw: Top Seeded Federer Could Face Nadal In SFs; Can Rafa Get Back On Track?

Can Rafael Nadal get back in the winner’s circle in Madrid?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:15 pm in Madrid | 97 Comments »