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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 »

August 30th, 2020

Benoit Paire Out Due To Positive COVID Test At US Open, More Players Invovled?

The first positive is in.

Posted by Special @ 4:33 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

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 »

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?

July 8th, 2019

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Dominate Wimbledon 4R

The Big 3 only faced one break point the whole day.

Posted by Staff @ 6:30 pm in Wimbledon | 34 Comments »

July 5th, 2019

Djokovic Drops A Set At Wimbledon, Anderson Fizzles; Federer, Nadal On Centre Sat.

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal return Saturday against Frenchmen.

Posted by Staff @ 7:11 pm in Wimbledon | 81 Comments »

June 2nd, 2019

Wawrinka Wins Epic Over Tsitsipas At French; Federer, Nadal Cruise Into QFs

It’s looking better for a Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal Friday meeting.

Posted by Staff @ 4:13 pm in French Open | 30 Comments »

May 31st, 2019

Nadal Drops A Set To Goffin, Federer Takes Care Of Ruud At French Open

Breaking news! Rafael Nadal lost a set!

Posted by Staff @ 5:18 pm in French Open | 8 Comments »

May 29th, 2019

Nadal, Federer Beat Germans At French, Dimitrov Ousts Cilic; Djokovic, Delpo On Deck

Roger and Rafa look in charge at the French.

Posted by Staff @ 4:51 pm in French Open | 8 Comments »

May 25th, 2019

Paire Takes Down Ailing Auger-Aliassime For Lyon Title

FAA will have to wait longer for that first title.

Posted by Staff @ 5:08 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Paire Takes Down Ailing Auger-Aliassime For Lyon Title

April 14th, 2019

Paire Cruises Past Andujar To Win Marrakech Title

Benoit Paire is back in the win column.

Posted by Staff @ 8:13 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Paire Cruises Past Andujar To Win Marrakech Title

September 16th, 2018

Nishikori Leads Seeds at Moselle Open in Metz; ATP Preview

Rising youngsters Stefanos Tsitsipas and former champ Lucas Pouille will contend, along with a few unseeded floaters giving the seeds some early challenges.

Posted by Staff @ 2:40 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Nishikori Leads Seeds at Moselle Open in Metz; ATP Preview

September 14th, 2018

Davis Cup SF: Nadal-Less Spaniard Travel To France; Croatians Cilic, Coric Host USA

Will this be the last tradition Davis Cup semifinal round?

Posted by Staff @ 10:27 am in Davis Cup | 9 Comments »

July 15th, 2018

Edmund Heads Field at ATP Umag; Preview

Wildcards went to Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime and Croats Nino Serdarusic and Franko Skugor…

Posted by Staff @ 11:40 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Edmund Heads Field at ATP Umag; Preview

May 12th, 2018

Nadal, Thiem on Early Collision Course in Rome; ATP Preview

(1) Nadal looking at a quarterfinal rematch with (6) Thiem from last week in Madrid…

Posted by Staff @ 5:59 pm in Tennis | 5 Comments »