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June 25th, 2016

American Steve Johnson Wins Grasscourt Title at ATP Nottingham Beating Pablo Cuevas

Johnson beat four seeded opponents, including top-seeded Kevin Anderson in the quarterfinals. He is projected to rise to a career-high No. 29 on the ATP rankings.

Posted by Staff @ 4:00 pm in Grass season | 1 Comment »

June 17th, 2008

Tennis-X Notes: Tursunov Kicked Out of Tournament; Nadal Wimbledon Pick

“After reviewing the situation, the ATP Supervisor has withdrawn Dmitry Tursunov from the singles tournament at the Slazenger Open,” the ATP released in a statement.

Posted by Staff @ 11:13 pm in Tennis | 24 Comments »

June 14th, 2008

ATP Preview: The Slazenger Open, Nottingham

Top seed Radek Stepanek gets a rude welcome this week in his opening-round match when he faces big-serving American John Isner at The Slazenger Open in Nottingham, England. ADHEREL No. 2 seed Paul-Henri Mathieu also opens with a tough one in rising Croat Marin Cilic. Other seeds in Nottingham are Spaniard Fernando Verdasco, defending champion [...]

Posted by Staff @ 6:26 pm in ATP | Comments Off