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November 19th, 2019

Canada Upsets Italy, Russians Win; Nadal Today In Davis Cup

Davis Cup Day 2 in Madrid is already underway.

Posted by Staff @ 10:51 am in Davis Cup | 2 Comments »

October 28th, 2019

Federer Withdraws From Paris Masters, Intends To Play The French; Khachanov, Medvedev, Zverev Tues.

Roger Federer won’t make it a Big 3 party in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 7:28 pm in Paris | No Comments »

October 20th, 2019

Rublev Wins 2nd Career Title On 22nd Birthday In Moscow, Mannarino Runner-Up Again

It was a great birthday for Andrey Rublev.

Posted by Staff @ 7:06 pm in Moscow | No Comments »

October 13th, 2019

Medvedev, Khachanov Lead Antwerp; Wawrinka, Murray In Antwerp; Dimitrov In Stockholm

The European indoor season gets into gear this week on the ATP.

Posted by Staff @ 9:08 pm in Moscow, Stockholm | 20 Comments »

October 2nd, 2019

Thiem, Murray Winners In Beijing, Will Meet In QFs; FAA Faces Zverev Thurs.

Andy Murray and Dominic Thiem will meet Friday in Beijing.

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

September 30th, 2019

Zverev Wins Beijing Opener Over Zverev, Murray v Berrettini Tuesday

Andy Murray is back in action Tuesday in Beijing.

Posted by Staff @ 6:13 pm in beijing | No Comments »

August 31st, 2019

Nadal Still Dominant At US Open, Krygios Crashes Out; Djokovic v Wawrinka Sunday

Novak Djokovic will try to avenge a 2016 US Open final loss to Stan Wawrinka Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in US Open | No Comments »

August 30th, 2019

Zverev Goes 5 Again, Kyrgios To Meet Rublev; Favorites Federer, Djokovic Fri.

Rafael Nadal got his first walkover ever at a Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 12:05 am in US Open | 10 Comments »

August 28th, 2019

Nadal Dominant In US Open Debut, 4 Top 10 Seeds Fall; Djokovic, Federer Back Wed.

Nearly half the Top 10 exited Tuesday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 12:37 am in US Open | 16 Comments »

August 17th, 2019

Djokovic Sets Up Medvedev Cincinnati SF; Gasquet Advances

Novak Djokovic will be out for revenge Saturday against Daniil Medvedev who beat the Serb in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 12:04 am in Cincinnati | 34 Comments »

August 15th, 2019

Federer Flames Out To Rublev; Djokovic Eyes Easy Cincinnati Title Defense

The only Top 8 seed to make the Cincinnati quarterfinals is Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Staff @ 11:05 pm in Cincinnati | 15 Comments »

July 28th, 2019

Basilashvili Takes Down Rublev For Second Straight Hamburg Title

All three of Nikolaz Basilashvili’s career titles have come at the ATP 500 level.

Posted by Staff @ 5:50 pm in Hamburg | Comments Off on Basilashvili Takes Down Rublev For Second Straight Hamburg Title

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

February 17th, 2019

Tsitsipas Seeded No. 1 For First Time At ATP Marseille

Stefanos Tsitsipas is set to make his debut as a top seed this week in Marseille.

Posted by Staff @ 1:20 pm in Marseille | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Seeded No. 1 For First Time At ATP Marseille