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September 30th, 2019

Djokovic To Face Popyrin Tuesday In Tokyo, Says Shoulder Is “Fine”

After a loss in the doubles Monday, Novak Djokovic will be back on the singles court on Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 6:24 pm in Tokyo | 12 Comments »

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 | No Comments »

September 22nd, 2019

Medvedev Keeps Winning, Takes St. Petersburg Title Over Coric

Daniil Medvedev has made five straight finals, winning three of them.

Posted by Staff @ 5:33 pm in Fall Season | No Comments »

June 28th, 2019

Men’s Preview: Djokovic, Nadal Resume Chase For Federer At Wimbledon

Sean Randall previews the men’s Wimbledon draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:46 pm in Wimbledon | 31 Comments »

May 14th, 2019

Former Champ Zverev Ousted In Rome; Big 3 – Federer, Nadal, Djokovic – On Big Wednesday

Alexander Zverev’s slump deepens after an opening round exit in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 7:03 pm in Rome | 1 Comment »

May 13th, 2019

Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

Italian men headline today and tomorrow in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

May 13th, 2019

Big 3 Of Djokovic, Nadal, Federer Headline Rome Field

Sean Randall previews the Rome draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:10 am in Rome | 19 Comments »

May 4th, 2019

Federer Returns To Clay, Faces Formidable Madrid Field With Nadal, Djokovic

Sean Randall previews the Madrid Masters.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:40 pm in Madrid | 12 Comments »

April 21st, 2019

Croats Cilic, Coric Lead Way In Budapest; Lajovic Looks To Keep Momentum

The third year of the Budapest Open features

Posted by Staff @ 7:32 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Croats Cilic, Coric Lead Way In Budapest; Lajovic Looks To Keep Momentum

April 18th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Cruise Into Monte Carlo Quarters; Zverev, Thiem Tumble Out

The Monte Carlo quarterfinals are set and only two of the Top 8 seeds are still alive. Guess who there are!

Posted by Staff @ 5:53 pm in Monte Carlo | 9 Comments »

April 16th, 2019

Djokovic Survives Clay Opener In Monte Carlo, Wawrinka Falls Apart; Nadal Opens Clay Season Wed.

Novak Djokovic was a little wobbly in his 2019 clay opener.

Posted by Staff @ 5:37 pm in Monte Carlo | 2 Comments »

April 13th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Open Clay Court Season In Monte Carlo

Sean Randall previews Monte Carlo.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:18 am in Monte Carlo | 17 Comments »

March 28th, 2019

Federer Flies Into Miami QFs, Auger-Aliassime Astounds

18-year-old Felix Auger-Aliassime became the youngest Miami semifinalist in tournament history.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 am in Miami | 11 Comments »

March 27th, 2019

Djokovic Bounced Out Of Miami By Bautista Agut; Federer-Medvedev Rain Delayed

Novak Djokovic suffered his second straight early loss this month.

Posted by Staff @ 11:29 am in Miami | 19 Comments »

March 25th, 2019

Djokovic Advances In Miami; Federer, Ferrer v Tiafoe Monday

Novak Djokovic wasn’t at his top level but got through to the fourth round in Miami with a tough 7-5, 4-6, 6-1 win over Federico Delbonis late Sunday afternoon. The Serb, who is seeking a seventh Miami crown, led by 5-2 in the first set and was also up a break early in the second, […]

Posted by Staff @ 10:28 am in Miami | 13 Comments »