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June 29th, 2021

Federer Survives Mannarino At Wimbledon, Medvedev Gets Revenge; Djokovic, Murray Return

Roger Federer needed some luck to stay alive at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 7:47 pm in Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

June 26th, 2021

De Minaur Outlasts Sonego For Eastbourne Crown, First Grass Title

Alex De Minaur is a grass champion.

Posted by Staff @ 6:22 pm in Eastbourne | No Comments »

June 19th, 2021

Berrettini To Battle Norrie For Queen’s Title

A Brit is in the final of Queen’s, and it’s not Andy Murray.

Posted by Staff @ 3:35 pm in Queens | No Comments »

June 18th, 2021

Rublev, Auger-Aliassime March Toward Halle Final; Cilic Falls At Queen’s

Andrey Rublev and Matteo Berrettini will be in action Saturday on the grass.

Posted by Staff @ 11:42 pm in Halle | No Comments »

May 2nd, 2021

Shapovalov Sharp In Opening Day Win At Madrid Masters

Denis Shapovalov snapped a 2-match losing streak Sunday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 6:04 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 21st, 2021

Nadal Struggles In Barcelona Opener, Will Face Nishikori In Match Of Former Champs; Fognini Defaulted

The Top 5 seeds in action Wednesday in Barcelona all advanced.

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 pm in Barcelona | 1 Comment »

January 13th, 2021

Di Minaur Crowned First Men’s Champion Of 2021 With Antalya Win

The first men’s title of 2021 goes to…Alex de Minaur.

Posted by Staff @ 10:22 pm in 2021 Season | Comments Off on Di Minaur Crowned First Men’s Champion Of 2021 With Antalya Win

November 5th, 2020

Wawrinka Stops Rublev At Paris Indoors, Zverev Next; Nadal Wins Again

Rafael Nadal moved closer to his first Paris Indoors title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:07 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Wawrinka Stops Rublev At Paris Indoors, Zverev Next; Nadal Wins Again

October 25th, 2020

Humbert Wins Second ATP Title, Tops De Minaur In Antwerp

Add Ugo Humbert’s name to the list of multi-champions in 2020.

Posted by Staff @ 8:59 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Humbert Wins Second ATP Title, Tops De Minaur In Antwerp

September 10th, 2020

Medvedev Back In US Open SFs, Tough Thiem Next

Daniil Medvedev still hasn’t dropped a set at the US Open, but Dominic Thiem is next.

Posted by Staff @ 12:34 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

September 9th, 2020

Zverev Rallies To Beat Coric; Russians Medvedev, Rublev Set To Clash

Alexander Zverev did it again. Like in Australia where he reached his first Grand Slam semifinal after dropping the opening set to Stan Wawrinka 6-1. the German quickly and listlessly fell behind 6-1 to Borna Coric before rallying to win in four 1-6, 7-6(5), 7-6(1), 6-3. Coric actually led in the second set with a […]

Posted by Staff @ 1:08 am in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 7th, 2020

Thiem Halts Auger-Aliassime, Russians Advance At US Open; Zverev v Coric In QF

A Russian man will be in the US Open semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 6th, 2020

Medvedev, Rublev, Berrettini Roll Into US Open 4R; Djokovic Goes For 30 Straight

Canadians are playing well at the US Open. Just not Milos Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

February 23rd, 2020

Former Champions Nadal, Kyrgios Headline Acapulco

Rafael Nadal returns to action this week in Acapulco.

Posted by Staff @ 4:08 pm in Acapulco | Comments Off on Former Champions Nadal, Kyrgios Headline Acapulco

January 11th, 2020

Djokovic, Nadal Win 3-Setters At ATP Cup, Square Off For 55th Time Sunday

The top two in the world will battle Sunday at the ATP Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 5:03 pm in ATP Cup | 22 Comments »