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July 6th, 2020

Alexander Zverev Hires David Ferrer For Coaching Role On Trial

David Ferrer trying out for his first coaching gig.

Posted by Staff @ 10:48 am in Coaching | 1 Comment »

May 8th, 2019

Nadal Strong In Madrid Debut, Ferrer Says Farewell; Federer v Monfils Thursday

The Big 3 will be back on clay together tomorrow in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:28 pm in Madrid | 35 Comments »

May 7th, 2019

Federer Finds Form In First Clay Match In 3 Years, Djokovic Wins; Nadal, Del Potro Wed. In Madrid

Roger Federer makes a successful return to clay!

Posted by Staff @ 5:47 pm in Madrid | 1 Comment »

May 6th, 2019

Cilic Saves MP In Madrid, Americans Advance; Federer Makes Clay Debut Tues.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic headline play Tuesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 10:11 pm in Madrid | 13 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 25th, 2019

Nadal Overcomes Ferrer, Rain To Reach Barcelona QFs; Nishikori Tops FAA

David Ferrer bid farewell to Barcelona today.

Posted by Staff @ 11:00 pm in Barcelona | 1 Comment »

April 24th, 2019

Nadal Survives Mayer Threat In Barcelona, Will Face Ferrer Thursday

Rafael Nadal had some early trouble in Barcelona.

Posted by Staff @ 7:51 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Nadal Survives Mayer Threat In Barcelona, Will Face Ferrer Thursday

April 21st, 2019

Nadal Tries To Win A 12th Barcelona Title Against Tough Field With 9 Of Top 20

Rafael Nadal leads a very strong Barcelona field.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Barcelona | 6 Comments »

March 26th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer v Medvedev Today At Miami; Ferrer Out

David Ferrer bids farewell in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 9:06 am in Miami | 11 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 »

March 24th, 2019

Federer Overcomes Albot In Miami Opener, Ferrer Foils Zverev; Djokovic Returns

Roger Federer struggled in his first match at Hard Rock Stadium.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 am in Miami | 24 Comments »

March 23rd, 2019

Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

Roger Federer opens play Saturday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 12:18 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

March 22nd, 2019

Ferrer Wins In Miami Farewell; Djokovic, Theim Today

Seeking a 7th Miami title, Novak Djokovic opens play Friday night in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 11:44 am in Miami | 12 Comments »

March 21st, 2019

Azarenka Outlasts Cibulkova In Miami Hard Rock Opener; Venus, Ferrer In Action Thurs.

Rain played havoc again on Day 2 at Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 10:46 am in Miami | Comments Off on Azarenka Outlasts Cibulkova In Miami Hard Rock Opener; Venus, Ferrer In Action Thurs.

March 19th, 2019

Miami Men’s Preview: Djokovic Looks To Get Back On Track, Federer In The Field

Sean Randall previews the Miami Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:29 pm in Miami | 7 Comments »