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May 25th, 2017

Brad Gilbert: Djokovic-Agassi Has Potential To Be A Very Exciting Partnership

Brad Gilbert takes the new Andre Agassi-Novak Djokovic coaching relationship.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:48 am in Coaching | 2 Comments »

May 25th, 2017

First Look: Novak Djokovic With Andre Agassi On The Practice Court At The French Open

Novak Djokovic and Andre Agassi in their first public practice.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:06 am in French Open, Videos | 19 Comments »

May 23rd, 2017

5 Thoughts On Novak Djokovic Hiring Andre Agassi

Will the Novak Djokovic-Andre Agassi partnership pay off?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:51 pm in Rome | 17 Comments »

May 23rd, 2017

Poll: Who’s Your Early Favorite To Win The French Open?

Sean Randall has an early preview of the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:37 pm in French Open | 74 Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic Talks About The Hiring Of Andre Agassi

How did Novak Djokovic persuade Andre Agassi to return to tennis?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:30 am in Coaching | 26 Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Novak Djokovic Switches From Uniqlo To Lacoste

Novak Djokovic will be wearing the Crocodile going forward.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:24 am in 2017 Season | No Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

Happy 30th Birthday To Novak Djokovic!

Novak Djokovic is now 30!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:05 am in 2017 Season, Videos | 5 Comments »

May 22nd, 2017

For The First Time In ATP Rankings History, The Entire Top 5 Is 30+

The men’s Top 5 is the oldest it’s ever been!

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:57 am in Rankings | 8 Comments »

May 21st, 2017

Zverev Powers Djokovic Off Court for Rome Title, Top 10 Debut

“He served very well,” Djokovic surmised. “I just wasn’t able to get any rhythm on my returns. If we would get into a rally, he would smash the ball from the first or second shot.

Posted by Staff @ 1:52 pm in Rome | 31 Comments »

May 21st, 2017

Novak Djokovic’s New Coach Is Andre Agassi!

Andre Agassi is back in tennis.

Posted by Staff @ 12:38 pm in Coaching | 16 Comments »

May 20th, 2017

Djokovic Tames Thiem, Will Meet Zverev In Rome Final

Novak Djokovic goes for his first Masters title of the year.

Posted by Staff @ 8:36 pm in Rome | 63 Comments »

May 19th, 2017

Terrific Thiem Topples Nadal, Awaits Rain-Delayed Djokovic-DelPo Winner In Rome SF

There will be at least three new faces in the Rome semifinals on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:34 pm in Rome | 89 Comments »

May 18th, 2017

Nadal v Thiem, Djokovic v Del Potro On Big Friday In Rome

Sean Randall previews a fabulous Friday in Rome.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:44 pm in Rome | 84 Comments »

May 17th, 2017

Murray’s Misery Mounts, Falls To Fognini In Rome; Nadal Wednesday

Andy Murray’s slump deepens.

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 am in Rome | 69 Comments »

May 14th, 2017

Does Nadal Have Anything Left in the Tank for Rome? Preview

Tough starts for (1) Murray vs. Fognini, (5) Raonic vs. the Haas-Dr. Ivo winner, (3) Wawrinka starting against a tough Frenchman in either Mahut or Paire, (8) Thiem vs. Cuevas, (13) Sock vs. the hot-handed Schwartzman, an injured (7) Nishikori vs. the Ferrer-Lopez winner, (10) Dimitrov vs. Del Potro, (15) Carreno Busta vs. Simon (winner to face the Kyrgios-Bautista Agut winner, then (2) Djokovic)

Posted by Staff @ 12:32 pm in Tennis | 31 Comments »