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November 19th, 2018

Novak Djokovic: It Was A Phenomenal Season, I’m Very Proud Of It

Follow Novak Djokovic’s lead and go on a mountain hike.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:12 pm in 2018 Season | 2 Comments »

November 19th, 2018

Novak Djokovic: I Hope Zverev Passes Me Someday

Novak Djokovic gives high praise for Alexander Zverev.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:52 pm in ATP Finals | 2 Comments »

November 18th, 2018

Zverev Stuns Djokovic In ATP Finals Title Match, Earns Biggest Win Of Career

Alexander Zverev just beat Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic on back-to-back days to win the biggest title of his career at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:17 pm in ATP Finals | 41 Comments »

November 17th, 2018

Zverev Upends Federer, Will Face Dominant Djokovic For ATP Finals Title Sunday

Novak Djokovic seeks a 6th ATP Finals title Sunday against Alexander Zverev.

Posted by Staff @ 7:56 pm in ATP Finals | 59 Comments »

November 16th, 2018

Federer v Zverev, Djokovic v Anderson At ATP Finals Saturday

A Federer-Djokovic title match at the ATP Finals ahead?

Posted by Staff @ 7:46 pm in ATP Finals | 61 Comments »

November 15th, 2018

Federer Books Final Four Berth At ATP Finals, Thiem Advances; Last SF Spot At Stake Friday

Roger Federer reached the last four at the ATP Finals for a 15th time.

Posted by Staff @ 8:21 pm in ATP Finals | 14 Comments »

November 14th, 2018

Djokovic Reaches SFs Stage At ATP Finals, Cilic Beats Isner; Federer-Anderson Rematch

Novak Djokovic qualified for the semifinals for an 8th time at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:25 pm in ATP Finals | 20 Comments »

November 13th, 2018

Federer Back On Course At ATP Finals; Anderson Cruising; Djokovic v Zverev Wed.

Roger Federer has never lost his second match at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:57 pm in ATP Finals | 50 Comments »

November 12th, 2018

Djokovic Starts Strong In London ATP Finals, Federer Returns Tues. v Thiem

Novak Djokovic won his 50th match of the season on Monday at the ATP Finals in London.

Posted by Staff @ 11:30 pm in ATP Finals | 11 Comments »

November 11th, 2018

Federer Goes Down To Nishikori In First Straight Set Round-Robin Loss At ATP Finals; Djokovic Monday

For the first time in his career, Roger Federer didn’t win a set during a round-robin match at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 pm in ATP Finals | 25 Comments »

November 9th, 2018

Djokovic, Nadal Take Home 2018 ATP Awards; Federer Named Fan Favorite For 16th Straight Year

Roger Federer was named ATP Fan Favorite for a 16th straight year.

Posted by Staff @ 6:41 pm in 2018 Season, ATP | 9 Comments »

November 6th, 2018

ATP Finals Groups: Djokovic, Federer Clear Favorites

The ATP Finals groups were released on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:38 pm in ATP Finals | 24 Comments »

November 5th, 2018

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From ATP Finals, Undergoes Ankle Surgery; Novak Djokovic To Finish No. 1

Rafael Nadal reveals he underwent ankle surgery today.

Posted by Staff @ 2:43 pm in ATP Finals, Year-End No. 1 | 27 Comments »

November 4th, 2018

Khachanov Krushes King of ATP Rankings in Straight-Set ATP Paris Final

Novak Djokovic had beaten Karen Khachanov at Wimbledon earlier this year, and when Djokovic broke for a 3-1 lead in the opening set, journalists were looking at their watches in anticipation of a late lunch or early dinner in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 2:55 pm in Tennis | 16 Comments »

November 3rd, 2018

Djokovic Outlasts Federer In Epic, Will Face Khachanov For Paris Title

Novak Djokovic never broke serve but still managed to beat Roger Federer Saturday in a Paris thriller.

Posted by Staff @ 5:28 pm in Paris | 58 Comments »