August 30th, 2020
Opening day at the US Open is almost here.
August 28th, 2019
Roger Federer played his first match under the Ashe roof. It didn’t start out well.
September 16th, 2018
Stan Wawrinka takes a wildcard into St. Pete where as an unseeded player he is looking at a meeting with No. 4 Karen Khachanov in the second round.
July 22nd, 2018
The field is loaded with floating landmines — first-round matches of interest include (7) Gasquet vs. Paire in an all-French,(3) Carreno Busta vs. last year’s finalist (WC) Mayer, (5) Kohlschreiber vs. Seppi, and (6) Cecchinato vs. Monfils…
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July 15th, 2018
Wildcards went to Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime and Croats Nino Serdarusic and Franko Skugor…
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April 28th, 2018
Cilic is the lone former champion in the field, in last year’s final defeating Milos Raonic.
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April 21st, 2018
No Top 10 players and only one Top 30 player at the 2nd edition of the Hungarian Open…
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February 25th, 2018
Dimitrov the lone Top 10er in the field…Tough start for (5) Gasquet vs. Coric, then Paire…
February 18th, 2018
It’s anybody’s title this week in Marseille where the spotty Stan Wawrinka heads the field after the late withdrawal of David Goffin.
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February 3rd, 2018
Tough starts for (1) Goffin vs. Simon, (7) Ferrer vs. the powerful Khachanov, (5) Gasquet vs. the riser Medvedev, and (3) Tsonga vs. the Brown-Mahut winner…(2) Pouille starts against a qualifier…
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January 18th, 2018
Seeds finally meet seeds Friday at the Australian Open
January 7th, 2018
Four of the Top 10 seeds and a field LOADED with floaters…The Top 2 seeds receive opening-round byes…Interesting openers for (1) Muguruza vs. the veteran Bertens, (7) Goerges vs. Stosur (winner to meet Gavrilova), (3) Ostapenko vs. Makarova, (6) Stephens vs. (Q) Giorgi (winner to meet Kvitova), (4) Konta vs. Radwanska, (8) Sevastova vs. Cibulkova, and (2) Williams vs. the Safarova/Kerber winner…
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December 29th, 2017
Muguruza leads five of the Top 10 players on the WTA rankings, in addition to former Slam winners Kvitova and Stosur…Muguruza and Pliskova receive opening-round byes…Tough starts for (1) Muguruza after a bye vs. 2017 breakout player Witthoeft, (7) Sevastova vs. Stosur, (4) Garcia vs. the upset specialist Cornet, (6) Mladenovic vs. the Kvitova/Anett Kontaveit winner, and (5) Konta vs. Keys…
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October 22nd, 2017
“I didn’t think about it. I was just trying to play good serves and it worked well. Some amazing backhands,” Dzumhur said. “A little bit lucky. I was close to the line two times. But that’s tennis, you have to be lucky to win some games.”
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October 14th, 2017
(1) Carreno Busta after a bye will meet the winner of the all-Russian battle between Kuznetsov and Medvedev…
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