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November 11th, 2019

Nadal Falls In Return, Tsitsipas Tops Medvedev At ATP Finals; Federer Tries To Stay Alive Tues.

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer lose their opening matches at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 7:29 pm in ATP Finals | 19 Comments »

November 10th, 2019

Thiem Stuns Federer At ATP Finals, Djokovic Rolls; Nadal Gets Ab Test Monday

Dominic Thiem is now 5-2 against Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 10:48 pm in ATP Finals | 20 Comments »

November 9th, 2019

ATP Finals Picks And Pans: Nadal, Djokovic Battle For No. 1

Sean Randall previews the ATP Finals which begins tomorrow in London.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:06 pm in ATP Finals | 18 Comments »

November 5th, 2019

ATP Finals Groups: Federer With Djokovic; Nadal To Play

One group has 11 ATP Finals title, the other has 1.

Posted by Staff @ 11:11 am in ATP Finals | 17 Comments »

November 1st, 2019

Berrettini Rounds Out ATP Finals Field; Federer, Djokovic Combined For 11 Titles

The year-end ATP Finals field is set. The event begins in nine days.

Posted by Staff @ 9:27 pm in ATP Finals | Comments Off on Berrettini Rounds Out ATP Finals Field; Federer, Djokovic Combined For 11 Titles

October 29th, 2019

Russians Out Of Paris, Zverev Advances; Djokovic, Nadal Set To Debut

It’s the homestretch and Novak Djokovic is chasing Rafael Nadal for the year-end No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Paris | 1 Comment »

October 28th, 2019

Federer Withdraws From Paris Masters, Intends To Play The French; Khachanov, Medvedev, Zverev Tues.

Roger Federer won’t make it a Big 3 party in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 7:28 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Federer Withdraws From Paris Masters, Intends To Play The French; Khachanov, Medvedev, Zverev Tues.

October 13th, 2019

Medvedev, Khachanov Lead Antwerp; Wawrinka, Murray In Antwerp; Dimitrov In Stockholm

The European indoor season gets into gear this week on the ATP.

Posted by Staff @ 9:08 pm in Moscow, Stockholm | 20 Comments »

October 13th, 2019

Medvedev Stays Hot, Wins Shanghai Masters Over Zverev

Daniil Medvedev has now won 29 of his last 32 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 8:16 pm in Shanghai | 4 Comments »

October 12th, 2019

Medvedev, Zverev Advance To Shanghai Final

The new Shanghai champion will be crowned on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:35 am in Shanghai | 2 Comments »

October 11th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer Ousted From Shanghai By Tsitsipas, Zverev

For the first time this century all four semifinalists at a Masters event are under the age of 24.

Posted by Staff @ 7:13 pm in Shanghai | 1 Comment »

October 6th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer Headline Shanghai Masters; Murray Plays Monday

Three of the Big 4 are in Shanghai this week.

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Shanghai | 1 Comment »

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 | Comments Off on Medvedev Keeps Winning, Takes St. Petersburg Title Over Coric

September 9th, 2019

Nadal Outlasts Medvedev In 5-Set US Open Final, Wins 19th Grand Slam

Rafael Nadal is now within one of Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 12:31 am in US Open | 35 Comments »

September 8th, 2019

Rafael Nadal v Daniil Medvedev For The US Open Title, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall makes his pick for the US Open men’s final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:13 am in US Open | 75 Comments »