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October 30th, 2019

Djokovic, Nadal Wednesday Winners In Paris; ATP Finals Field Taking Shape

One one spot remains at the ATP Finals. Four players are in the hunt.

Posted by Special @ 6:47 pm in Paris | 2 Comments »

October 27th, 2019

Big 3 – Djokovic, Nadal, Federer – Assemble For Final Masters In Paris

Big 3 haven’t won the Paris Indoors in four years.

Posted by Staff @ 8:32 pm in Paris | 9 Comments »

October 20th, 2019

Federer Seeks 10th Title In Basel; Zverev, Tsitsipas In Hunt

Roger Federer returns to the tournament where he was once a ball boy.

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in Fall Season | 5 Comments »

October 10th, 2019

Djokovic v Tsitsipas, Federer v Zverev Friday In Shanghai QFs

The Top 6 seeds all made the QFs at the Shanghai Masters.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in Shanghai | 25 Comments »

October 9th, 2019

Djokovic Sharp In Shanghai Opener, Takes On Isner Thurs; Federer v Goffin

Novak Djokovic has won his last 22 matches in Asia.

Posted by Staff @ 5:45 pm in Shanghai | 5 Comments »

October 5th, 2019

Djokovic Reaches Tokyo Final, Will Meet Millman

Novak Djokovic seeks his 76th career title Sunday against John Millman who seeks his first.

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Tokyo | 6 Comments »

October 4th, 2019

Djokovic Rolls Into Tokyo SFs, Goffin Next

Novak Djokovic closes in on first Tokyo title.

Posted by Staff @ 7:47 pm in Tokyo | 1 Comment »

October 3rd, 2019

Djokovic Leads QF Field In Tokyo; Chung Ousts Cilic

Rielly Opelka is lurking in Tokyo, and he has a great draw.

Posted by Staff @ 7:21 pm in Tokyo | 6 Comments »

October 2nd, 2019

Djokovic Advances Into Tokyo QFs; Chung v Cilic Thurs

Novak Djokovic is 2-0 career in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 9:25 pm in Tokyo | Comments Off on Djokovic Advances Into Tokyo QFs; Chung v Cilic Thurs

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?

August 18th, 2019

Medvedev Hangs On For First Masters In Cincinnati, Prevails Over Goffin

Daniil Medvedev becomes the fourth new champion in the last four Masters.

Posted by Staff @ 10:20 pm in Cincinnati | 4 Comments »

August 17th, 2019

Medvedev Clicks Zone Button, Foils Djokovic In Cincinnati; Goffin Too Good For Gasquet

A first-time Masters champion will be crowned on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:46 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Medvedev Clicks Zone Button, Foils Djokovic In Cincinnati; Goffin Too Good For Gasquet

August 17th, 2019

Djokovic Sets Up Medvedev Cincinnati SF; Gasquet Advances

Novak Djokovic will be out for revenge Saturday against Daniil Medvedev who beat the Serb in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 12:04 am in Cincinnati | 34 Comments »

August 15th, 2019

Federer Flames Out To Rublev; Djokovic Eyes Easy Cincinnati Title Defense

The only Top 8 seed to make the Cincinnati quarterfinals is Novak Djokovic.

Posted by Staff @ 11:05 pm in Cincinnati | 15 Comments »

August 14th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer Advanced In Cincinnati Openers; Isner Ousted

Rain was about the only thing that slowed down Roger Federer.

Posted by Staff @ 1:30 am in Cincinnati | 1 Comment »