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November 13th, 2017

Goffin Finally Prevails Over Nadal; Federer v Zverev Tuesday

David Goffin and Grigor Dimitrov each won their first career match at the ATP Finals on Monday in London.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 pm in ATP Finals | 139 Comments »

November 13th, 2017

Rafael Nadal Has Pulled Out Of The ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal’s bid for an ATP Finals title this year is over.

Posted by Staff @ 7:34 pm in ATP Finals | 50 Comments »

November 11th, 2017

ATP Finals Preview: Nadal Seeks First London Title, Federer An 8th

Who’ll win the 2017 ATP Finals?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:44 pm in ATP Finals | 65 Comments »

November 11th, 2017

Rafael Nadal: I Played Roger This Year On Surfaces He Likes

Rafael Nadal won’t get to play Roger Federer on clay this year.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:41 pm in ATP Finals | 19 Comments »

November 8th, 2017

ATP Finals Groups: Lone Former Champion Federer Opens Play Sunday

The ATP Finals groups were announced today.

Posted by Staff @ 10:46 am in ATP Finals | 58 Comments »

November 3rd, 2017

Nadal Out Of Paris, New Masters Champ Confirmed Sunday; Americans Isner, Sock Bid For Last London Spot

A new Masters champion will be crowned on Sunday

Posted by Staff @ 10:46 pm in Paris | 19 Comments »

November 3rd, 2017

Rafael Nadal Pulls Out Of Paris Due To Right Knee Issue, Won’t Commit To ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal’s right knee is bad.

Posted by Staff @ 10:08 am in Paris | 52 Comments »

November 2nd, 2017

Nadal Gets No. 1; Del Potro Makes London Push, Goffin A Win From Qualifying

Rafael Nadal wrapped up No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 12:54 am in Paris | 120 Comments »

November 1st, 2017

Rafael Nadal Clinches 2017 ATP Year-End No. 1 Ranking

The ATP No. 1 race is over, it’s Rafael Nadal’s.

Posted by Staff @ 1:45 pm in Paris | 36 Comments »

October 31st, 2017

London Hopefuls Querrey, PCB Fall In Paris; Nadal Can Wrap Up No. 1 Wednesday

Sam Querrey is out of the London ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:07 pm in Paris | 49 Comments »

October 29th, 2017

Roger Federer Withdraws From Paris, Leaves No. 1 To Rafael Nadal

Unless something extraordinary happens, Rafael Nadal will finish the year No. 1 for a fourth time.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:28 pm in Year-End No. 1 | 13 Comments »

October 29th, 2017

Nadal, Federer Headline Year-end ATP Regular Season at Paris Masters

(2) Federer the Basel champion as of Sunday with a likely start against his long-time lefty nemesis F-Lo, then (16) Sock….

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 1:09 pm in Tennis | 19 Comments »

October 17th, 2017

Rafael Nadal Out Of Basel Due To His Left Knee

Rafael Nadal officially withdraws from Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 10:16 pm in Year-End No. 1 | 4 Comments »

October 15th, 2017

Federer Closes In On Nadal’s No. 1 Ranking, Can He Catch Him?

Will Roger Federer try to catch Rafael Nadal in the No. 1 race.

Posted by Staff @ 3:13 pm in Year-End No. 1 | 18 Comments »

October 15th, 2017

Why Is Federer Beating Nadal Now? He’s Not Scarred Anymore

Why is Roger Federer beating Rafael Nadal?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 2:58 pm in Fedal | 76 Comments »