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March 3rd, 2021

Murray Rolled By Rublev In Rotterdam; Medvedev Misses Chance at No. 2

Two of the Top 3 seeds in Rotterdam were ousted in the first round. Daniil Medvedev is on a 5-set losing streak.

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

January 14th, 2021

Andy Murray Tests Positive For COVID, Australian Open Not Ruled Out?

Andy Murray has tested positive for COVID-19 per a release from the Australian Open. The Scot is quarantining at home in the UK and reports suggest the former No. 1 is doing well with minor symptoms. The positive test — his first — means Murray was unable to board one of the charter flights to […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:21 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

October 19th, 2020

Andy Murray Withdraws From Cologne Due To Pelvic Injury

Andy Murray’s 2020 season might be done.

Posted by Staff @ 8:36 pm in Injuries | 2 Comments »

September 27th, 2020

Murray Manhandled By Wawrinka At French Open; Nadal, Thiem Monday

Rafael Nadal returns Monday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 pm in French Open | 3 Comments »

September 26th, 2020

Murray v Wawrinka, Konta v Gauff Headline Opening Day At French Open

Simona Halep opens play Sunday at the French Open..

Posted by Staff @ 11:01 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Murray v Wawrinka, Konta v Gauff Headline Opening Day At French Open

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 »

September 2nd, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Edmund At US Open; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Thurs.

After almost five hours, Andy Murray and his metal hip are back on the court Thursday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Djokovic Overcomes Edmund At US Open; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Thurs.

September 1st, 2020

Murray Shows Metal In 5-Set Comeback US Open Win; Medvedev Dominates

Andy Murray did something he has never done before.

Posted by Staff @ 11:55 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Murray Shows Metal In 5-Set Comeback US Open Win; Medvedev Dominates

August 25th, 2020

Djokovic, Medvedev Remain On Cincinnati Collision Course; Raonic Ends Murray’s Run

No nick problems for Novak Djokovic Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:13 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Djokovic, Medvedev Remain On Cincinnati Collision Course; Raonic Ends Murray’s Run

August 24th, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Neck, Berankis In ATP Return; Thiem Tamed, Murray Zaps Zverev

Novak Djokovic has a bad neck which could force him out of Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in Cincinnati | 4 Comments »

August 23rd, 2020

Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance

Canadian men went 6-0 in sets as the ATP re-opened Saturday in New York.

Posted by Staff @ 1:18 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance

August 22nd, 2020

Former Cincinnati Champions Murray, Cilic Headline Men’s Return; Coco, Venus On WTA Marquee

With the weight of both tours, tennis reopens on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

August 21st, 2020

No. 1 Djokovic Leads Men’s Tennis Return This Weekend In Cincinnati; Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the first ATP event in five months.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:51 am in Cincinnati | 6 Comments »

August 6th, 2020

Former Champions Murray, Clijsters Awarded US Open Wildcards

Andy Murray and Kim Clijsters were the only non-Americans to get US Open wildcards.

Posted by Staff @ 8:17 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

August 4th, 2020

Nadal Opts Out Of US Open, Djokovic Returns With 7 Of Top 10

Rafael Nadal was among the nine eligible players to opt out of the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:40 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »