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September 24th, 2020

French Open Men’s Draw: Thiem Placed In Nadal Half, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the French Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:59 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

September 10th, 2020

Medvedev Back In US Open SFs, Tough Thiem Next

Daniil Medvedev still hasn’t dropped a set at the US Open, but Dominic Thiem is next.

Posted by Staff @ 12:34 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

September 9th, 2020

Zverev Rallies To Beat Coric; Russians Medvedev, Rublev Set To Clash

Alexander Zverev did it again. Like in Australia where he reached his first Grand Slam semifinal after dropping the opening set to Stan Wawrinka 6-1. the German quickly and listlessly fell behind 6-1 to Borna Coric before rallying to win in four 1-6, 7-6(5), 7-6(1), 6-3. Coric actually led in the second set with a […]

Posted by Staff @ 1:08 am in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 7th, 2020

Thiem Halts Auger-Aliassime, Russians Advance At US Open; Zverev v Coric In QF

A Russian man will be in the US Open semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 6th, 2020

Djokovic Default Opens Door For A New Grand Slam Champion At US Open

A historic day for the men at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 6th, 2020

Medvedev, Rublev, Berrettini Roll Into US Open 4R; Djokovic Goes For 30 Straight

Canadians are playing well at the US Open. Just not Milos Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

September 3rd, 2020

Murray Ousted By Auger-Aliassime At US Open; Shapovalov v Fritz

Andy Murray is out of the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:50 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »

August 27th, 2020

Djokovic The Favorite For 18, Tsitsipas, Thiem Challengers; US Open Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the US Open men’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 5:36 pm in US Open | 12 Comments »

August 24th, 2020

Tsitsipas Sails Into 3R; Djokovic, Murray v Zverev Monday At Cincinnati Masters

How good is Andy Murray? Monday will tell us a lot.

Posted by Staff @ 1:06 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

February 23rd, 2020

Djokovic Leads 8 Top 20s In Dubai, Seeks Fifth Desert Title

Novak Djokovic seeks his 5th Dubai title, but first since 2013.

Posted by Staff @ 1:56 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »

February 10th, 2020

Medvedev, Tsitsipas Lead Rotterdam Field

Gael Monfils will try to defend his title against a very tough field.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Rotterdam | Comments Off on Medvedev, Tsitsipas Lead Rotterdam Field

January 25th, 2020

Nadal Sharp, Kyrgios Wins Epic At Australian Open; Federer, Djokovic Return Sun.

Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios are set for battle Monday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:55 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Nadal Sharp, Kyrgios Wins Epic At Australian Open; Federer, Djokovic Return Sun.

January 23rd, 2020

Nadal Powers Into Australian 3R, Thiem Survives; Federer Seeks Revenge On Millman

All three Russian men won Thursday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:53 am in Australian Open | 15 Comments »

January 19th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Closing In On Federer; Australian Open Picks And Pans

Sean Randall picks the Australian Open men’s champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:00 am in Australian Open | 19 Comments »

January 12th, 2020

Rublev First To Win An ATP Title In 2020, Takes Doha Over Moutet

Andrey Rublev will crack the Top 20 for a first time.

Posted by Staff @ 10:51 am in Doha | Comments Off on Rublev First To Win An ATP Title In 2020, Takes Doha Over Moutet