The X Blog - Dysfunctional Tennis Blogging at its Finest

August 11th, 2019

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Cincinnati For Second Straight Year

Rafael Nadal will not play in Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 11:10 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 11th, 2019

Nadal Crushes Medvedev For 5th Canadian Title

Rafael Nadal finally defended a title off of clay.

Posted by Special @ 8:58 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | No Comments »

August 11th, 2019

Nadal Gets Pass To Canadian Open Montreal Final Against Medvedev

Nadal will try to defend his first title off of clay Sunday in Montreal against Daniil Medvedev.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 6 Comments »

August 10th, 2019

Cincinnati Men’s Preview: Djokovic The Favorite, Murray Returns, Will Nadal Play?

Sean Randall previews the Cincinnati men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:44 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 10th, 2019

Nadal Knocks Out Fognini In Montreal; Russians Medvedev, Khachanov To Meet In SF

Rafael Nadal is closing in on his first non-clay title defense.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 16 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Nadal Rolls Into Canadian QFs, Khachanov Spoils Auger-Aliassime’s Birthday

Led by Rafael Nadal, seven of the Top 10 seed made the quarterfinals at the Canadian Open in Montreal.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | 6 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Nadal Gets Past Evans, Tsitsipas Out In Montreal; Raonic Retires To Auger-Aliassime

Milos Raonic’s body broke down again.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 4 Comments »

August 6th, 2019

Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

Rafael Nadal opens hard court play Wednesday against Dan Evans.

Posted by Staff @ 11:43 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | No Comments »

August 4th, 2019

Nadal Seeks 5th Title At Depleted Canadian Masters; Zverev, Thiem, Tsitsipas In Field

Defending champion Rafael Nadal seeks a fifth Canadian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:27 pm in Canadian Open | 6 Comments »

July 12th, 2019

Federer Outrallies Nadal In Wimbledon SFs, Will Meet Djokovic For Title

It was a crazy semifinal Friday at Wimbledon as both Spaniards went down on the grass.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:02 pm in Wimbledon | 47 Comments »

July 12th, 2019

2019 Wimbledon Men’s SF Open Thread: Djokovic v RBA, Federer v Nadal

The Wimbledon men’s SF open thread.

Posted by Staff @ 7:17 am in Wimbledon | 284 Comments »

July 11th, 2019

Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal; Novak Djokovic v Bautista Agut; Wimbledon SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall picks the Wimbledon men’s semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:42 pm in Wimbledon | 35 Comments »

July 10th, 2019

Federer, Nadal Back In Wimbledon SFs; Djokovic Romps, Will Face Bautista Agut

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for a 40th career time Friday in the Wimbledon semifinal.

Posted by Staff @ 6:27 pm in Wimbledon | 26 Comments »

July 9th, 2019

Federer, Nadal On Brink Of Wimbledon Semifinal Wednesday; Djokovic Looks Good

Men’s quarterfinals are on Wednesday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 6:39 pm in Wimbledon | 63 Comments »

July 8th, 2019

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Dominate Wimbledon 4R

The Big 3 only faced one break point the whole day.

Posted by Staff @ 6:30 pm in Wimbledon | 34 Comments »