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June 27th, 2022

Djokovic Ups Wimbledon Streak To 22, Hurkacz Out, Alcaraz Wins; Nadal Tues.

Novak Djokovic made more history Monday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:12 pm in Wimbledon | 12 Comments »

May 10th, 2022

Djokovic, Sinner, Canadians Advance At Rome Masters; Nadal v Isner Wed.

10-time champion Rafael Nadal has a tall test on Wednesday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 5:38 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Djokovic, Sinner, Canadians Advance At Rome Masters; Nadal v Isner Wed.

April 24th, 2022

Auger Aliassime Top Seed In Estoril; Thiem Resumes Comeback

Felix Auger Aliassime is the top seed for the second time in his career, both this month!

Posted by Staff @ 10:13 pm in Estoril | 1 Comment »

April 17th, 2022

Tsitsipas Secures Second Straight Monte Carlo Masters, Defeats Davidovich Fokina

Stefanos Tsitsipas defending his Monte Carlo title.

Posted by Staff @ 8:48 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Secures Second Straight Monte Carlo Masters, Defeats Davidovich Fokina

April 16th, 2022

Tsitsipas Swats Away Zverev, Returns To Monte Carlo Final To Face Davidovich Fokina

Stefanos Tsitsipas will try to defend a title for a second time.

Posted by Staff @ 5:07 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Swats Away Zverev, Returns To Monte Carlo Final To Face Davidovich Fokina

April 15th, 2022

Tsitsipas, Zverev, Advance To SF Showdown On Thrilling QF Day At Monte Carlo

Alexander Zverev and Stefanos Tsitsipas meet for a 10th time

Posted by Staff @ 7:57 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Tsitsipas, Zverev, Advance To SF Showdown On Thrilling QF Day At Monte Carlo

April 14th, 2022

Sinner Sinks Rublev At Monte Carlo Masters, Gets Zverev In QFs; Tsitsipas Advances

There will be at least one new finalist in Monte Carlo this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 8:10 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Sinner Sinks Rublev At Monte Carlo Masters, Gets Zverev In QFs; Tsitsipas Advances

April 12th, 2022

Gassed Djokovic Dumped Out Of Monte Carlo, Tsitsipas Wins; Alcaraz v Korda Wed.

Four months into 2022 and Novak Djokovic is 2-2.

Posted by Staff @ 7:13 pm in Monte Carlo | 3 Comments »

July 28th, 2021

Djokovic Cruises Into Tokyo Olympics QFs, Tsitsipas Upset, Murray Done; Men’s QF Thurs

Novak Djokovic is closing in on not one but two golds this weekend in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 3:33 pm in Olympics | 2 Comments »

June 8th, 2021

Tsitsipas Sees Off Medvedev At French Open, Will Meet Zverev In SF; Nadal v Djokovic 1 Win Away

The favorites are all winning in Paris in the men’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 9:47 pm in French Open | 5 Comments »

June 7th, 2021

Djokovic Outlasts Musetti, Nadal Takes Down Sinner At French Open; Spicy Tsitsipas v Medvedev QF

The showdown between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal against the Italian teens took center stage Monday at the French Open for the conclusion of the fourth round. Djokovic met former practice partner Lorenzo Musetti and the youngster gave him a handful. Playing in his first Major and first center court, the 19-year-old Musetti hung tough […]

Posted by Staff @ 8:22 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

June 6th, 2021

Medvedev, Tsitsipas Set QF French Open Showdown, Federer Out; Nadal v Sinner Mon.

Three of the four men’s matches on Sunday went three sets, the other went four.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in French Open | 15 Comments »

June 4th, 2021

Tsitispas, Medvedev Survive Tall Tests At French Open; Federer, Nadal Face Former College Stars

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal both face lefties on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:25 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Tsitispas, Medvedev Survive Tall Tests At French Open; Federer, Nadal Face Former College Stars

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 | Comments Off on Nadal Rallies Past Sinner At Rome Masters; Medvedev’s Clay Troubles Continue

May 5th, 2021

Nadal Overwhelms Teen Alcaraz At Madrid Masters; Medvedev, Tsitsipas Advance

All 16 remaining men in Madrid will be in action on Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:51 pm in Madrid | 2 Comments »