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May 16th, 2021

Nadal Holds Off Djokovic For 10th Rome Masters Title

Rafael Nadal has now won 11 of his last 13 sets against Novak Djokovic on clay.

Posted by Staff @ 5:33 pm in Rome | 4 Comments »

May 16th, 2021

Swiatek Puts Pliskova In Bagel Bakery In Rome Rout

A year ago this week, Iga Swiatek had zero career titles. No she’s got a Masters 1000 to go along with a Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 5:07 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 15th, 2021

It’s Rafael Nadal v Novak Djokovic For The Rome Masters Title, Who’s The Pick?

Two familiar faces meet for the Rome title Sunday. Have you heard of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:13 pm in Rome | 25 Comments »

May 15th, 2021

Pliskova Seeks Second Rome Masters Title Against Swiatek

Karolina Pliskova has made the Rome final three straight years. It’s her first final since Rome last year.

Posted by Staff @ 5:31 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 14th, 2021

Nadal Gets Revenge On Zverev At Rome Masters; Djokovic In Trouble v Tsitsipas

Novak Djokovic will be a set and a break down to Stefanos Tsitsipas when they resume on Saturday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 4:33 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 14th, 2021

Barty Retires To Gauff At Rainy Rome Masters; Pliskova Saves 3 MPs

Three of the four women’s semifinalists in Rome are set.

Posted by Staff @ 4:09 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 13th, 2021

Nadal Survives Shapovalov Epic At Rome Masters; Djokovic Rolls, Thiem Upset

More men’s marathons at Thursday in Rome.

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May 12th, 2021

Serena, Halep, Osaka, Kenin All Exit Rome Masters; Americans Gauff, Pegula Surprise

Only one seed remains in the bottom of the Rome women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 6:33 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 12th, 2021

Nadal Rallies Past Sinner At Rome Masters; Medvedev’s Clay Troubles Continue

Rafael Nadal was down a break three times to the teen prodigy Jannik Sinner but rallied to win it 7-5, 6-4 at the Rome Masters on Wednesday. Sinner, who played Nadal tough at the French Open last fall, came out connecting on his flat, heavy shots but the 19-year-old came up short in crunch time. […]

Posted by Staff @ 6:10 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 11th, 2021

Djokovic Overcomes Rain, Fritz At Rome Masters; Nadal v Sinner Wed.

It’s a rematch between Rafael Nadal and Jannik Sinner Wednesday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 5:45 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 10th, 2021

Kvitova, Swiatek Day 1 Winners At WTA Rome; Gauff Needs 3

Coco Gauff held off Yulia Putintseva in a tough opening rounder in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 6:14 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 10th, 2021

Djokovic Opens Play Tues. In Rome; Young Italians Sinner, Musetti Advance

Young Italians Jannik Sinner and Lorenzo Musetti starred on the first full day of men’s play at the Rome Masters on Monday. Sinner rolled past the tricky Ugo Humber 6-2, 6-4 to earn his 20th win of 2021. The win also sets him up for a big second meeting Wednesday against 9-time champion Rafael Nadal. […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:51 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 10th, 2021

Novak Djokovic: Change At The Top Of The Rankings Is Coming

Novak Djokovic not concerned about his ranking anymore, he’s focused on winning Slams.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in Rome | 5 Comments »

May 10th, 2021

Sofia Kenin Discusses Removing Her Father From Coaching Team

Sofia Kenin is not disclosing any information on her coaching search.

Posted by Staff @ 2:54 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 10th, 2021

The Ash Barty Party: Burgers, Beer, Shipping Trophies Home

Ash Barty keeps it simple.

Posted by Staff @ 10:54 am in Rome | No Comments »