The X Blog - Dysfunctional Tennis Blogging at its Finest

Archive for the 'Dubai' Category

February 29th, 2020

Djokovic Holds Off Tsitsipas For Fifth Dubai Title

Novak Djokovic will enter Indian Wells on a 21-match win streak.

Posted by Staff @ 5:00 pm in Dubai | 4 Comments »

February 28th, 2020

Djokovic Saves 3 Match Points In Dubai Thriller v Monfils, Will Meet Tsitsipas In Final

Novak Djokovic will got a fifth Dubai title Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:16 pm in Dubai | 10 Comments »

February 27th, 2020

Djokovic Clocks Khachanov In Dubai, Improves To 16-0 In 2020; Monfils Streaks To 12th Straight Win

Someone’s double-digit win streak comes to an end Friday in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 7:35 pm in Dubai | 8 Comments »

February 26th, 2020

Djokovic Cruises Into Dubai QFs, Will Meet Khachanov; Monfils Keeps Winning

Novak Djokovic has now won his last 15 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 6:08 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »

February 26th, 2020

Pliskova Upset, Kvitova Wins In Doha; Muguruza v Barty Thurs.

Just three of the Top 8 seeds made the Doha quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 5:56 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 23rd, 2020

Djokovic Leads 8 Top 20s In Dubai, Seeks Fifth Desert Title

Novak Djokovic seeks his 5th Dubai title, but first since 2013.

Posted by Staff @ 1:56 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »

February 22nd, 2020

Halep Overcomes Rybakina For Second Dubai Title

Simona Halep won her 20th career WTA title.

Posted by Staff @ 6:27 pm in Dubai | 3 Comments »

February 21st, 2020

Halep, Rybakina To Meet For Dubai Title

20-year-old Elena Rybakina will bid for her biggest career title.

Posted by Staff @ 9:16 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 20th, 2020

Halep Rallies, Rybakina Upsets Pliskova In Dubai

Former champion Simona Halep is joined by a bunch of new faces in the Dubai semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:39 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »

February 19th, 2020

Halep Saves Match Points; Pliskova, Muguruza Advance In Dubai

Simona Halep stayed alive in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 11:23 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 18th, 2020

Defending Champ Bencic Bounced Out Of Dubai, Kenin Upset By Rybakina

The last two champions fell in Dubai on Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:08 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 17th, 2020

Muguruza Stops Clijsters’ Comeback In Dubai

Kim Clijsters looked good in her first pro match in over seven years.

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Dubai | 5 Comments »

February 15th, 2020

Kim Clijsters Makes Return To Tennis In Dubai; 6 Of Top 10 Entered

This upcoming week, Kim Clijsters will play her first pro match since the 2012 US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:20 am in Dubai | No Comments »

March 2nd, 2019

Federer Beats Tsitsipas In Dubai For 100th Career Title

Roger Federer continues to make history.

Posted by Staff @ 9:40 pm in Dubai | 18 Comments »

March 1st, 2019

Federer Seeks Revenge, 100th Career Title v Tsitsipas In Dubai Final Saturday

Roger Federer is out for revenge and a 100th career title Saturday in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 5:17 pm in Dubai | 26 Comments »