June 15th, 2012
Roger Federer avoided upset by edging Milos Raonic in Halle, where Rafael Nadal was earlier toppled.
June 14th, 2012
Roger Federer faces Milos Raonic in a blockbuster showdown Friday in Halle.
May 6th, 2012
Suarez Navarro led a set and 5-3, then blew two match points in the tiebreak, then in the third led 4-2 before running out of chances. “I’ve won a few matches from match points down but I’ve never won a final like this,” Kanepi said. “I’ll remember this final in a good way for a long time.”
June 12th, 2011
I adored Rafa when he came on tour. He was such a breath of fresh air! He was a marvelous guy. I adored his positive energy. After that, he had a period I didn’t like. Negative energy. When he played the intimidation game by jumping all over the place, when it was him against the world…
October 23rd, 2010
Former No. 1 Tommy Muster returns at 43 years old!; interesting opening-round matches include (1) Melzer after a bye potentially facing (WC) Blake, and (5) Gulbis vs. Muster…
October 11th, 2010
Novak Djokovic is again hitting his stride at the end of the tennis calendar.
October 3rd, 2010
Lots of dangerous floaters in Beijing, with first-round matches of interest including Fish vs. Tipsarevic (winner to face (1) Djokovic), (6) Verdasco vs. Kohlschreiber (winner to face (WC) Isner), (3) Soderling vs. Robredo, (7) Youzhny vs. Ljubicic, and (2) Murray facing a qualifying-tested Mathieu.
August 13th, 2010
Sean Randall breaks down the men’s quarterfinals in Toronto.
July 17th, 2010
Notes: Pro tennis returns to Atlanta; wildcards went to (1) Roddick, Brit James Ward and American tragedy Donald Young; openers of interest include Blake vs. Dent, (5) Tipsarevic vs. Kevin “Mr.” Anderson, and (8) Becker vs. Iron Mike; seeds Malisse and Becker get left off the ATP tournament web page’s featured players, ouch; Friday, Saturday and Sunday coverage live on ESPN2 and Tennis Channel.
June 24th, 2010
John Isner and Rafael Nadal win different kinds of five sets matches on Thursday at Wimbledon.
June 10th, 2010
Some big guns fired blanks today at Queen’s Club.
April 14th, 2010
Andy Murray lost his third straight match after an embarrassing loss in Monte Carlo.
March 16th, 2010
Sean Randall previews the day at Indian Wells.
March 11th, 2010
The first Masters 1000 of the year has a really wide open draw. It’s so wide open that I’m ready to break my computer out of frustration while trying to pick the right bracket.
March 4th, 2010
Despite the controversies and suggestions about changing Davis Cup, I’ve always enjoyed the unique features Davis Cup brings to tennis.