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November 14th, 2014

Djokovic v Nishikori, Federer v Wawrinka; ATP Finals SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall gives his picks for semifinal Saturday at the ATP Finals in London.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:30 pm in ATP Finals | 224 Comments »

November 11th, 2014

Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka On Brink Of Qualifying For The ATP Semifinals

Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka could clinch semifinals spots on Wednesday at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:20 pm in ATP Finals | 18 Comments »

November 11th, 2014

Federer Stays Perfect At ATP Finals, Murray Gets A Win; Djokovic v Wawrinka Wednesday

Roger Federer moved closer to a spot in the semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:12 pm in ATP Finals | 120 Comments »

November 6th, 2014

2014 ATP Finals Profile: Stan Wawrinka

Will Stan Wawrinka be a factor at the ATP Finals?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:02 pm in ATP Finals | 22 Comments »

October 26th, 2014

Preview: ATP Paris to Determine Final Year-end Spots; Djokovic, Federer Fight For No. 1

Potential quarterfinal meetings are Djokovic vs. Murray, Ferrer vs. Nishikori, Berdych vs. Wawrinka, and Federer vs. Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 10:53 am in Tennis | 8 Comments »

September 30th, 2014

Nadal Dominates In Return At Beijing, Djokovic Stays Perfect; Serena, Sharapova Advance

Rafael Nadal made a rousing return to tennis Tuesday by pounding Richard Gasquet in Beijing.

Posted by Staff @ 1:09 pm in beijing | 21 Comments »

August 10th, 2014

Cincinnati Preview: Djokovic, Serena Attempt to Rebound

Women’s Notes: Potential tough first-rounders went to (1) Serena vs. the former Slam winner Stosur, (7) Bouchard vs. Kuznetsova, (5) Sharapova vs. the Cornet/Keys winner, and (16) Safarova vs. Venus…Wildcards went to Americans Lauren Davis and Christina McHale, and Swiss Belinda Bencic…Pulling from the event were Li Na and Yvonne Meusburger…Last year Azarenka beat Serena Williams in the final…Returning champs in the field are Azarenka (2013), Sharapova (2011), and Jankovic (2009).

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in Cincinnati | 7 Comments »

June 12th, 2014

Federer Survives Upset Bid While Nadal, Tsonga And Murray Do Not

Roger Federer survived a day of upsets on Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:09 pm in Halle, Queens | 46 Comments »

October 20th, 2013

WTA Championships Controversy; ATP Basel, Valencia Previews

Controversy came with the end of the season as Kerber received a late wildcard for the Linz tournament, which she won, allowing her to edge Wozniacki for a Top 8 spot. “I do not understand that (the WTA) can suddenly change the draw and allocation of wildcards that way,” Wozniacki said. “There are many things that have been done in an unsportsmanlike and unethical manner. And you can hear from other players. They think it’s so ridiculous.”…

Posted by Staff @ 1:05 pm in Tennis | 9 Comments »

September 29th, 2013

Djokovic, Nadal Headline China Open in Beijing

Notes: Wildcards went to former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt, and China’s Wu Di and Zhang Ze…Interesting first round matches include (1) Djokovic vs. the streaky Rosol (winner to likely face Hot Sauce), Querrey vs. Youzhny (winner to likely face (6) Wawrinka), (3) Ferrer vs. Popsicle, and (7) Haas vs. Hewitt…Wawrinka makes debut at event…Pulling from the event were Marin Cilic (doping suspension), Ernests Gulbis, Jerzy Janowicz (back), and Martin Klizan…Returning champs in the field are Djokovic (2012,’10-09), Berdych (2011), and Nadal (2005).

Posted by Staff @ 12:21 am in beijing, Tennis | 52 Comments »

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Rankings
ATP - Jan 19 WTA - Jan 19
1 Novak Djokovic1 Serena Williams
2 Roger Federer2 Maria Sharapova
3 Rafael Nadal3 Simona Halep
4 Stan Wawrinka4 Petra Kvitova
5 Kei Nishikori5 Ana Ivanovic
6 Andy Murray6 Agnieszka Radwanska
7 Tomas Berdych7 Eugenie Bouchard
8 Milos Raonic8 Caroline Wozniacki
9 Marin Cilic9 Angelique Kerber
10 David Ferrer10 Ekaterina Makarova
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