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July 27th, 2021

Tsitsipas Turns Table On Tiafoe At Tokyo Olympics; Dokovic, Medvedev Return For 3R

Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev are back on Wednesday in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 5:30 pm in Olympics | 2 Comments »

June 9th, 2021

Nadal, Djokovic French Open SF Set After Both Drop Sets

The dream semifinal between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is on

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in French Open | 16 Comments »

June 8th, 2021

Tsitsipas Sees Off Medvedev At French Open, Will Meet Zverev In SF; Nadal v Djokovic 1 Win Away

The favorites are all winning in Paris in the men’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 9:47 pm in French Open | 5 Comments »

June 7th, 2021

Djokovic Outlasts Musetti, Nadal Takes Down Sinner At French Open; Spicy Tsitsipas v Medvedev QF

The showdown between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal against the Italian teens took center stage Monday at the French Open for the conclusion of the fourth round. Djokovic met former practice partner Lorenzo Musetti and the youngster gave him a handful. Playing in his first Major and first center court, the 19-year-old Musetti hung tough […]

Posted by Staff @ 8:22 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

June 6th, 2021

Medvedev, Tsitsipas Set QF French Open Showdown, Federer Out; Nadal v Sinner Mon.

Three of the four men’s matches on Sunday went three sets, the other went four.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in French Open | 15 Comments »

June 1st, 2021

Djokovic Dominates French Opener, Nadal Ups Streak, Rublev Out; Medvedev Gets Night Billing

The Big 3 didn’t drop a set in the first round at the French Open.S

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 16th, 2021

Tsitsipas, Thiem, Sinner Star In Lyon

Dominic Thiem is the top seed and former champion in Lyon, but Stefanos Tsitsipas is arguably the favorite to win the title.

Posted by Staff @ 9:17 pm in Clay Season | No Comments »

May 11th, 2021

Djokovic Overcomes Rain, Fritz At Rome Masters; Nadal v Sinner Wed.

It’s a rematch between Rafael Nadal and Jannik Sinner Wednesday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 5:45 pm in Rome | No Comments »

April 22nd, 2021

Nadal Needs Three Again In Barcelona; Tsitsipas v Auger-Aliassime, Rubev v Sinner Fri.

Five of the Top 6 seeds made the Barcelona quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Nadal Needs Three Again In Barcelona; Tsitsipas v Auger-Aliassime, Rubev v Sinner Fri.

April 14th, 2021

Djokovic, Nadal Start Strong In Clay Openers In Monte Carlo

After 2 months off tour, no rust apparent for either Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal in their clay openers.

Posted by Staff @ 7:46 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Djokovic, Nadal Start Strong In Clay Openers In Monte Carlo

April 10th, 2021

Clay Preview: Nadal, Djokovic Lead Return Of Monte Carlo Masters

Sean Randall previews Monte Carlo and looks ahead at the clay season.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:31 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Clay Preview: Nadal, Djokovic Lead Return Of Monte Carlo Masters

March 31st, 2021

Medvedev, Rublev Advance To Miami QFs; Korda Keeps Winning

20-year-old Sebastian Korda is the lone American left in Miami singles.

Posted by Staff @ 12:43 am in Miami | Comments Off on Medvedev, Rublev Advance To Miami QFs; Korda Keeps Winning

March 30th, 2021

Tsitsipas Gets Past Nishikori, Korda Crushes Karatsev In Miami; Medvedev, Rublev Star Mon.

All the remaining men in Miami are on court Tuesday, including Daniil Medvedev.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 am in Miami | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Gets Past Nishikori, Korda Crushes Karatsev In Miami; Medvedev, Rublev Star Mon.

March 14th, 2021

Tsitsipas, Zverev, Schwartzman Headline Acapulco

3 of the Top 10 will be in Acapulco including top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas who will make his tournament debut.

Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in Acapulco | Comments Off on Tsitsipas, Zverev, Schwartzman Headline Acapulco

March 7th, 2021

Schwartzman Wins First Title In Argentina, Takes Buenos Aires Over Cerundolo

Schwartzman says no to a Cerundolo Argentina double.

Posted by Staff @ 11:08 pm in 2021 Season | Comments Off on Schwartzman Wins First Title In Argentina, Takes Buenos Aires Over Cerundolo