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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 »

January 10th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Lead ATP Cup Semifinals

Rafael Nadal v Alex De Minaur, Novak Djokovic v Daniil Medvedev Saturday at the ATP Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 7:08 pm in ATP Cup | 14 Comments »

January 9th, 2020

Aussies Win ATP Cup QF Thriller Over Brits, Russians Roll; Nadal, Djokovic In Action Fri.

Can day 2 of the ATP Cup quarterfinals match the drama of Day 1?

Posted by Staff @ 7:38 pm in ATP Cup | Comments Off on Aussies Win ATP Cup QF Thriller Over Brits, Russians Roll; Nadal, Djokovic In Action Fri.

January 5th, 2020

Aussies Sweep Into Last 8 At ATP Cup; Zverev Faults; Djokovic v Monfils Monday

Alexander Zverev falls to 0-2 in 2020 and already has hit 24 double faults.

Posted by Staff @ 11:05 pm in ATP Cup | 1 Comment »

November 10th, 2019

Sinner Delights Italian Crowd, Beats De Minaur For ATP NextGen Title

Will Jannik Sinner follow in the footsteps of past champions Hyeon Chung and Stefanos Tsitsipas?

Posted by Staff @ 11:15 am in ATP NextGen Finals | Comments Off on Sinner Delights Italian Crowd, Beats De Minaur For ATP NextGen Title

October 30th, 2019

Djokovic, Nadal Wednesday Winners In Paris; ATP Finals Field Taking Shape

One one spot remains at the ATP Finals. Four players are in the hunt.

Posted by Special @ 6:47 pm in Paris | 2 Comments »

October 27th, 2019

Federer Makes It 10 In Basel, Overwhelms De Minaur

Roger Federer wins his 103rd career title Sunday. 10% of those titles have now come in Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 6:58 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Federer Makes It 10 In Basel, Overwhelms De Minaur

October 26th, 2019

Federer Tops Tsitsipas, Seeks 10th Basel Title v De Minaur

Roger Federer will try to equal his Halle haul with 10 titles in Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 4:31 pm in Fall Season | 8 Comments »

October 25th, 2019

Tsitsipas Advances To Federer Battle In Basel SF

Roger Federer and Stefanos Tsitsipas will meet for a third time in 2019.

Posted by Staff @ 8:14 pm in Fall Season | 1 Comment »

October 23rd, 2019

Federer Breezes In Basel Opener; Wawrinka v Tiafoe Thurs.

9-time champion Roger Federer won his 73rd career match in Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 7:41 pm in Fall Season | 2 Comments »