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June 1st, 2021

Djokovic Dominates French Opener, Nadal Ups Streak, Rublev Out; Medvedev Gets Night Billing

The Big 3 didn’t drop a set in the first round at the French Open.S

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 28th, 2021

Daniil Medvedev On Seeded No. 2 At The French Open: It Is What It Is

Daniil Medvedev says he feels the clay has been playing like a hard court this week, and he loves it.

Posted by TennisOne @ 9:59 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Daniil Medvedev On Seeded No. 2 At The French Open: It Is What It Is

May 28th, 2021

Rafael Nadal Assesses “Dangerous” First Round Foe Alexei Popyrin At French Open

Rafael Nadal just beat Alexei Popyrin in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 9:46 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Rafael Nadal Assesses “Dangerous” First Round Foe Alexei Popyrin At French Open

May 27th, 2021

French Open Men’s Preview: Nadal, Federer, Djokovic Land In Same Half; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the 2021 French Open men’s champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:45 pm in French Open | 9 Comments »

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 »

March 29th, 2021

Medvedev Survives Popyrin’s Upset Bid In Miami, Americans Win; Tsitsipas v Nishikori Today

Daniil Medvedev was made to battle Sunday in the Miami heat.

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 am in Miami | Comments Off on Medvedev Survives Popyrin’s Upset Bid In Miami, Americans Win; Tsitsipas v Nishikori Today

March 27th, 2021

Zverev Rolled By Ruusuvuori In Miami Opener, Medvedev Sharp; Rublev, Tsitsipas Today

A Top 3 seed is already out of Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 10:39 am in Miami | Comments Off on Zverev Rolled By Ruusuvuori In Miami Opener, Medvedev Sharp; Rublev, Tsitsipas Today

February 28th, 2021

Popyrin Wins First ATP Title In Singapore, Bests Bublik

Just 21, Alexei Popyrin beats Cilic and then Bublik to win his first ATP title.

Posted by Staff @ 2:09 pm in 2021 Season | Comments Off on Popyrin Wins First ATP Title In Singapore, Bests Bublik

September 30th, 2019

Djokovic To Face Popyrin Tuesday In Tokyo, Says Shoulder Is “Fine”

After a loss in the doubles Monday, Novak Djokovic will be back on the singles court on Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 6:24 pm in Tokyo | 12 Comments »

September 29th, 2019

Djokovic Leads Weak Tokyo Field, Is The Shoulder OK?

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic will test that shoulder this week in Beijing.

Posted by Staff @ 8:46 pm in Tokyo | Comments Off on Djokovic Leads Weak Tokyo Field, Is The Shoulder OK?

January 19th, 2019

Favorites Djokovic, Zverev Cruise Into Australian R16; Nadal, Federer Face Tests

Federer v Tsitsipas, Nadal v Berdych at the Australian Open on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:37 am in Australian Open | 21 Comments »

January 17th, 2019

Raonic Ousts Wawrinka In 4 Breakers, Djokovic Advances; Nadal v De Minaur Fri

Kei Nishikori withstood 59 aces from Ivo Karlovic at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:00 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »