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August 22nd, 2019

Federer, Djokovic In Same Half Of US Open Draw; Nadal With Thiem; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:24 pm in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 15th, 2019

Zverev’s 20 Double Faults Keeps Him Winless In Cincinnati, Clown Kyrgios Out; Djokovic, Federer v Qualifiers Thurs.

Who’ll make their first Cincinnati final from the bottom half?

Posted by Staff @ 12:13 am in Cincinnati | 27 Comments »

August 14th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer Advanced In Cincinnati Openers; Isner Ousted

Rain was about the only thing that slowed down Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 1:30 am in Cincinnati | 1 Comment »

August 10th, 2019

Cincinnati Men’s Preview: Djokovic The Favorite, Murray Returns, Will Nadal Play?

Sean Randall previews the Cincinnati men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:44 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 10th, 2019

Nadal Knocks Out Fognini In Montreal; Russians Medvedev, Khachanov To Meet In SF

Rafael Nadal is closing in on his first non-clay title defense.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 16 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Nadal Rolls Into Canadian QFs, Khachanov Spoils Auger-Aliassime’s Birthday

Led by Rafael Nadal, seven of the Top 10 seed made the quarterfinals at the Canadian Open in Montreal.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | 6 Comments »

August 6th, 2019

Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

Rafael Nadal opens hard court play Wednesday against Dan Evans.

Posted by Staff @ 11:43 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | No Comments »

August 6th, 2019

Raonic, Shapovalov Monday Montreal Winners; Zverev, Cilic , Kyrgios Tues.

Grigor Dimitrov was ranked No. 5 a year ago, he’ll now drop out of the Top 70 thanks to Stan Wawrinka.

Posted by Staff @ 1:22 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 15 Comments »

July 28th, 2019

Isner, Cilic, Anderson And Tsitsipas Headline ATP Washington With 5 Of Top 15

Two-time defending champion Alexander Zverev opted not to play Washington this year.

Posted by Staff @ 10:56 pm in Washington | 2 Comments »

July 27th, 2019

Zverev Can’t Hold Lead On Basilashvili In Hamburg

Nikolaz Basilashvili will bid for a second straight Hamburg title.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 pm in Hamburg | No Comments »

July 26th, 2019

Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

Filip Krajinovic failed to serve out a straight set win over Alexander Zverev in Hamburg.

Posted by Staff @ 11:52 pm in Hamburg | No Comments »

July 26th, 2019

Lendl Ends Coaching Run With Zverev

Ivan Lendl has left the Alexander Zverev team. Good or bad?

Posted by Staff @ 11:01 am in Coaching | 5 Comments »

July 21st, 2019

Zverev Returns To Clay In Hamburg, Thiem Top Seed

Alexander Zverev will have a tough opener in Hamburg against Nicolas Jarry.

Posted by Staff @ 9:07 pm in Hamburg | 7 Comments »

July 1st, 2019

Zverev, Tsitsipas Shocked At Wimbledon, Djokovic Strong; Federer, Nadal Tues.

Two Top 10 seeds fell on opening day at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 5:24 pm in Wimbledon | 21 Comments »

June 30th, 2019

With New Coach Ivanisevic, Djokovic Opens Play Monday At Wimbledon; Venus v 15-Year-Old Gauff

Wimbledon starts on Monday!

Posted by Staff @ 6:10 pm in Wimbledon | 24 Comments »