December 25th, 2013
Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams and Gael Monfils took home top honors in the 2013 Tennis-X awards.
November 17th, 2013
Radek Stepanek won his second straight fifth rubber to keep the Davis Cup trophy in the Czech Republic.
November 14th, 2013
Novak Djokovic will lead his Serbian team against the defending champions in the Davis Cup finale this weekend.
November 7th, 2013
Novak Djokovic secured his spot in the Sunday semifinals at the ATP Finals in London.
November 6th, 2013
“Matches against him are always like a final because you’re playing the No. 1 player in the world,” Berdych said of the Spaniard. “Every time you go on court with him it’s amazing. It’s already many, many matches that he’s won and I need to do something about that.”
November 3rd, 2013
The final event on the ATP calendar, the London finals, gets underway Monday.
October 31st, 2013
The Paris Masters will have a London Final 8 preview this weekend.
October 26th, 2013
Notes: The final tournament of the year before the year-end championships…Three berths remain at the year-end championships with five players (as of Saturday) still in the running: Roger Federer, Stan Wawrinka, Richard Gasquet, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Milos Raonic…Federer will according to the ATP lock up a spot if he wins the Swiss Open on Sunday…The Top 8 seeds receive first-round byes…Tough starts for (1) Nadal possibly starting against the indoor upset specialist Tursunov, (9) Gasquet vs. the Gulbis-Verdasco winner, (6) Berdych vs. the Monfils-Pospisil winner, (16) Fognini vs. the Llodra-Dimitrov winner, and (4) Del Potro possibly starting against the drug-cleared Cilic…Ferrer beat Janowicz in last year’s final…Nadal is trying to become the first player to win six Masters titles in the same year…Djokovic has won his last two titles entering the event…Returning former champs in the field are Ferrer (2012), Federer (2011), Djokovic (2009), Tsonga (2008), and Berdych (2005).
October 22nd, 2013
Tomas Berdych and Stanislas Wawrinka were both upset Tuesday in Basel. Roger Federer returns on Wednesday.
October 20th, 2013
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.”…