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August 25th, 2016

Andy Murray Leads My List Of US Open Favorites Over Novak Djokovic

An early look at the US Open favorites.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:40 pm in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 23rd, 2016

Novak Djokovic, Flavia Pennetta To Attend Friday US Open Draw Ceremony

Both defending champions are back Friday for the US Open draw.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:21 am in US Open | 6 Comments »

August 22nd, 2016

Cilic Wins Cincinnati; What Does Andy Murray’s Loss Mean?

Cilic, on the the other hand, has also thrown himself into the mix as an outside contender for a second US Open win. In the Sunday final he turned around from a late-night semifinal win to out-hit Murray approximately 12 hours later 6-4, 7-5 for this first Masters-level title.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 12:10 am in Cincinnati | 40 Comments »

August 10th, 2016

What The Heck Is Going On With Novak Djokovic?

Is Novak Djokovic really injured or is it something else?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:01 pm in Summer Swing | 63 Comments »

August 10th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Officially Withdraws From Cincinnati, The Only Masters He Hasn’t Won

Novak Djokovic apparently has a wrist injury.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:09 am in Cincinnati | 5 Comments »

August 9th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Is Out Of The Olympics And Reportedly Also Out Of Cincinnati

Novak Djokovic’s next event is reportedly the US Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:24 pm in Summer Swing | 29 Comments »

August 8th, 2016

Novak Djokovic: This Was One Of The Toughest Losses Of My Life!

Novak Djokovic felt the pain of missing a chance of singles gold.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:05 am in Olympics | 6 Comments »

August 8th, 2016

Novak Djokovic Crying After Loss To Juan Martin Del Potro Sunday Night In Rio [Video]

Novak Djokovic was in tears a year ago at the French, now in tears again after losing at the Olympics.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:58 am in Olympics, Videos | 10 Comments »

August 8th, 2016

Del Potro Stuns Djokovic At Rio Olympics; Nadal, Murray Sharp In Wins

Novak Djokovic will have to wait another four years to win something that Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have.

Posted by Staff @ 12:05 am in Olympics | 75 Comments »

August 7th, 2016

Frenchmen Tsonga, Monfils, Simon Advance in Rio; Djokovic, Nadal And Murray Sunday

Novak Dokovic will collide with Juan Martin del Potro Sunday night in Rio.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Olympics | 127 Comments »

August 4th, 2016

Rio Olympics Men’s Draw: Djokovic-Del Potro First Round, Murray Tries To Make History

Sean Randall previews the Olympic men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:19 pm in Olympics | 74 Comments »

August 3rd, 2016

7 Things I Think I Once Thought About Tennis At The Olympics And Novak Djokovic

Thoughts on the Olympics which begin on Saturday.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:41 pm in Canadian Open, Cincinnati | 76 Comments »

August 3rd, 2016

Novak Djokovic Meets Michael Phelps In Rio, Whose Career Would You Want?

The greatest sportsman in Serbia met one of the greatest in the U.S.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:32 pm in Olympics | 11 Comments »

August 1st, 2016

Novak Djokovic Says He Couldn’t Ask For A Better Start To The Hardcourt Season, Hints He Might Not Play Cincinnati

Novak Djokovic is most pleased with his start to the summer.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:14 pm in Canadian Open, Olympics | 63 Comments »

July 31st, 2016

Injured, Rusty Djokovic Beats Nishikori for Rogers Cup Title; Rio Olympics Next

“As the tournament goes on, I find that proper comfort level with shots, with the way I feel, with mental attitude,” Djokovic said. “And the two best performances have arrived in semifinals and finals at the right moment for me.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:54 pm in Canadian Open | 68 Comments »