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April 10th, 2021

Clay Preview: Nadal, Djokovic Lead Return Of Monte Carlo Masters

Sean Randall previews Monte Carlo and looks ahead at the clay season.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:31 pm in Monte Carlo | No Comments »

April 2nd, 2021

Sinner, Hurkacz To Meet In Improbable Miami Masters Final

One of the most surprising finals in recent Masters history is set in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 10:29 pm in Miami | 1 Comment »

April 2nd, 2021

Tsitsipas Upset, Leaves Rublev The Favorite To Win Miami? Friday SFs

Three players are in their first Masters semifinal today.

Posted by Staff @ 11:03 am in Miami | No Comments »

April 1st, 2021

Medvedev Mastered By Bautista Agut In Miami, Faces Sinner In SF; Rublev v Korda Thurs.

Someone will win their first career Masters title on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 1:55 am in Miami | No Comments »

March 31st, 2021

Medvedev, Rublev Advance To Miami QFs; Korda Keeps Winning

20-year-old Sebastian Korda is the lone American left in Miami singles.

Posted by Staff @ 12:43 am in Miami | No Comments »

March 30th, 2021

Tsitsipas Gets Past Nishikori, Korda Crushes Karatsev In Miami; Medvedev, Rublev Star Mon.

All the remaining men in Miami are on court Tuesday, including Daniil Medvedev.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 am in Miami | No Comments »

March 28th, 2021

Tsitsipas, Rublev Advance At Miami Masters; Isner v Auger-Aliassime Sun.

Russians in form early in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 10:09 am in Miami | 2 Comments »

March 23rd, 2021

Miami Draw Preview: Medvedev, Zverev, Rublev Lead Big 4-Less Masters Field

Sean Randall previews the depleted Miami men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:27 pm in Miami | 4 Comments »

March 18th, 2021

Rublev Wins 23rd Straight At 500 Level In Dubai, Karatsev Sacks Sinner

Andrey Rublev keeps rolling at the 500 level.

Posted by Staff @ 6:07 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 14th, 2021

Thiem, Rublev Lead Depleted Dubai Field

None of the Big 4 will be in Dubai this year.

Posted by Staff @ 10:21 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 12th, 2021

Bautista Agut Downs Rublev, Will Meet Basilashvili For Doha Title

2019 champion Roberto Bautista Agut has won his last nine matches in Doha.

Posted by Staff @ 11:14 pm in Doha | No Comments »

March 11th, 2021

Federer Comeback Cut Short By Basilashvili In Doha; Thiem Upset

Dominic Thiem is 0-3 vs Top 25 players in 2021.

Posted by Staff @ 11:57 pm in Doha | No Comments »

March 10th, 2021

Federer Strong In First Match In 405 Days, Beats Evans In Doha; Thiem Goes 3

Roger Federer hit 13 aces and zero double faults in his first match 405 days. Not bad for a 39 year old.

Posted by Staff @ 7:16 pm in Doha | 1 Comment »

March 9th, 2021

Federer Returns Wed. In Doha Against Evans; Wawrinka Out, Thiem In Action

It’s been a long 14 months, but Roger Federer is finally back on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:15 pm in Doha | 3 Comments »

March 7th, 2021

Rublev Stays Hot, Extends Run Winning Rotterdam Title Over Fucsovics

Andrey Rublev has now won his last seven ATP tournament finals.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in Rotterdam | No Comments »