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November 24th, 2020

9 Things I Think I Thought About The 2020 ATP Finals And Daniil Medvedev

Sean Randall recaps the 2020 ATP Finals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:25 am in ATP Finals | 10 Comments »

November 8th, 2020

Canadians Shapovalov, Auger-Aliassime Lead Depleted ATP Sofia Field

Canadians are the Top 2 seeds at an ATP event for the first since 1990.

Posted by Staff @ 11:29 pm in Fall Season | No Comments »

October 1st, 2020

Djokovic Rolls Again At French Open, Shapovalov Falls In 5; Third Round Fri.

Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem lead the third round on French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:56 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Djokovic Rolls Again At French Open, Shapovalov Falls In 5; Third Round Fri.

September 29th, 2020

Djokovic Dominates In French Open Debut; Tsitsipas, Rublev Comes From 2 Sets Down

Novak Djokovic made a strong opening in his first match in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 9:11 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Djokovic Dominates In French Open Debut; Tsitsipas, Rublev Comes From 2 Sets Down

September 24th, 2020

French Open Men’s Draw: Thiem Placed In Nadal Half, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the French Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:59 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

September 20th, 2020

Djokovic To Face Schwartzman For Rome Masters Title

Novak Djokovic will go for a record 36th career Masters title.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 pm in Rome | 8 Comments »

September 19th, 2020

Nadal Stunned By Schwartzman In Rare Clay Loss At Rome; Djokovic Becomes The Favorite

Rafael Nadal won’t be winning a 10th Rome title this year.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal Stunned By Schwartzman In Rare Clay Loss At Rome; Djokovic Becomes The Favorite

September 14th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Lead Rome Masters; King Of Clay Seeks 10th Title

Rafael Nadal is back on tour this week.

Posted by Staff @ 10:45 am in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal, Djokovic Lead Rome Masters; King Of Clay Seeks 10th Title

September 9th, 2020

Zverev Rallies To Beat Coric; Russians Medvedev, Rublev Set To Clash

Alexander Zverev did it again. Like in Australia where he reached his first Grand Slam semifinal after dropping the opening set to Stan Wawrinka 6-1. the German quickly and listlessly fell behind 6-1 to Borna Coric before rallying to win in four 1-6, 7-6(5), 7-6(1), 6-3. Coric actually led in the second set with a […]

Posted by Staff @ 1:08 am in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 7th, 2020

Thiem Halts Auger-Aliassime, Russians Advance At US Open; Zverev v Coric In QF

A Russian man will be in the US Open semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 6th, 2020

Djokovic Default Opens Door For A New Grand Slam Champion At US Open

A historic day for the men at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 2nd, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Edmund At US Open; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Thurs.

After almost five hours, Andy Murray and his metal hip are back on the court Thursday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Djokovic Overcomes Edmund At US Open; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Thurs.

August 30th, 2020

Djokovic, Osaka, Zverev v Anderson Headline Opening Day At The US Open

Opening day at the US Open is almost here.

Posted by Staff @ 8:57 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Djokovic, Osaka, Zverev v Anderson Headline Opening Day At The US Open

August 24th, 2020

Tsitsipas Sails Into 3R; Djokovic, Murray v Zverev Monday At Cincinnati Masters

How good is Andy Murray? Monday will tell us a lot.

Posted by Staff @ 1:06 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

August 23rd, 2020

Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance

Canadian men went 6-0 in sets as the ATP re-opened Saturday in New York.

Posted by Staff @ 1:18 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance