October 28th, 2018
Did You Know? Only Novak Djokovic has been able to successfully defend the long-standing Paris Masters title, winning three years in a row (2015-13). Winning then losing in the following year’s final were six players: Stan Smith (1972-73), Boris Becker (1989-90), Guy Forget (1991-92), Pete Sampras (1997-98), David Nalbandian (2007-08), and David Ferrer (2012-13).
October 10th, 2018
Roger Federer opened his Shanghai title defense with a 3-set win over Tokyo champion Daniil Medvedev.
October 9th, 2018
Novak Djokovic improved to 12-0 against Jeremy Chardy.
October 7th, 2018
The Big 4 have won the last 8 Shanghai Masters titles.
October 5th, 2018
An all-Canadian semifinal won’t happen in Tokyo.
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September 29th, 2018
A mine field of unseeded floaters as (7) Chung starts against Shapovalov (winner to meet the Wawrinka-Taylor Fritz winner), Simon vs. De Minaur with the winner to meet (3) Tsitsipas, and (8) Gasquet vs. Kyrgios 2nd rd…
September 16th, 2018
Rising youngsters Stefanos Tsitsipas and former champ Lucas Pouille will contend, along with a few unseeded floaters giving the seeds some early challenges.
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August 28th, 2018
The US Open was hot on Tuesday, and will stay hot on Wednesday.
July 22nd, 2018
Fabio Fognini is ramping it up on clay before the US hardcourt season begins in earnest.
July 22nd, 2018
The field is loaded with floating landmines — first-round matches of interest include (7) Gasquet vs. Paire in an all-French,(3) Carreno Busta vs. last year’s finalist (WC) Mayer, (5) Kohlschreiber vs. Seppi, and (6) Cecchinato vs. Monfils…
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July 16th, 2018
Wildcards went to Spain’s Jaume Munar, Norway’s Casper Ruud and Sweden’s Mikael Ymer…
July 2nd, 2018
New clothes, same Roger Monday at Wimbledon.
June 29th, 2018
Sean Randall breaks down the men’s draw at Wimbledon.
June 17th, 2018
“I don’t know how you pulled this off, mate, but the fact that you didn’t show how much pain you were in today, makes me respect you more,” Krunic said on-court after the match. “I think we’re both champions, and I’m happy that I was able to stay [in the match]. I was very nervous and it was tough for me to play, but I’m happy that I hung in there.”
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June 16th, 2018
Roger Federer seeks his 98th career title Sunday in Stuttgart.