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

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 | Comments Off on Zverev Can’t Hold Lead On Basilashvili In Hamburg

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 | Comments Off on Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

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 »

June 28th, 2019

Men’s Preview: Djokovic, Nadal Resume Chase For Federer At Wimbledon

Sean Randall previews the men’s Wimbledon draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:46 pm in Wimbledon | 31 Comments »

June 21st, 2019

Last Seed Federer Reaches Halle SFs, Zverev Out

Roger Federer reached his 15th Halle semifinal Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:54 pm in Halle | 1 Comment »

June 20th, 2019

Federer Holds Off Tsonga In Halle, Gets Bautista Agut Friday

Roger Federer is going strong in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Halle | 12 Comments »

June 16th, 2019

Federer Opens Grass Season In Halle Seeking 10th Title

A tough field awaits Roger Federer in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 11:19 am in Halle | Comments Off on Federer Opens Grass Season In Halle Seeking 10th Title