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August 28th, 2019

Nadal Dominant In US Open Debut, 4 Top 10 Seeds Fall; Djokovic, Federer Back Wed.

Nearly half the Top 10 exited Tuesday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 12:37 am in US Open | 16 Comments »

August 22nd, 2019

Federer, Djokovic In Same Half Of US Open Draw; Nadal With Thiem; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:24 pm in US Open | 9 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 »

August 10th, 2019

Cincinnati Men’s Preview: Djokovic The Favorite, Murray Returns, Will Nadal Play?

Sean Randall previews the Cincinnati men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:44 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 10th, 2019

Nadal Knocks Out Fognini In Montreal; Russians Medvedev, Khachanov To Meet In SF

Rafael Nadal is closing in on his first non-clay title defense.

Posted by Staff @ 12:19 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 16 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Nadal Rolls Into Canadian QFs, Khachanov Spoils Auger-Aliassime’s Birthday

Led by Rafael Nadal, seven of the Top 10 seed made the quarterfinals at the Canadian Open in Montreal.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | 6 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Nadal Gets Past Evans, Tsitsipas Out In Montreal; Raonic Retires To Auger-Aliassime

Milos Raonic’s body broke down again.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Canadian Open, Montreal | 4 Comments »

August 6th, 2019

Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

Rafael Nadal opens hard court play Wednesday against Dan Evans.

Posted by Staff @ 11:43 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | No Comments »

August 4th, 2019

Nadal Seeks 5th Title At Depleted Canadian Masters; Zverev, Thiem, Tsitsipas In Field

Defending champion Rafael Nadal seeks a fifth Canadian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:27 pm in Canadian Open | 6 Comments »

August 4th, 2019

Thiem Takes Final Clay Title Of 2019 In Kitzbuhel

Dominic Thiem is the last player to win a clay title in 2019.

Posted by Staff @ 9:02 pm in Tennis | No Comments »

July 28th, 2019

Thiem Sticks With Dirt In Kitzbuhel, The Last Clay Event Of Season

Dominic Thiem will try to win his first Kitzbuhel title.

Posted by Staff @ 11:15 pm in Clay Season | 2 Comments »

July 26th, 2019

Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

Filip Krajinovic failed to serve out a straight set win over Alexander Zverev in Hamburg.

Posted by Staff @ 11:52 pm in Hamburg | No Comments »

July 21st, 2019

Zverev Returns To Clay In Hamburg, Thiem Top Seed

Alexander Zverev will have a tough opener in Hamburg against Nicolas Jarry.

Posted by Staff @ 9:07 pm in Hamburg | 7 Comments »

July 2nd, 2019

Federer, Nadal Shake Off Early Trouble At Wimbledon, Thiem Tumbles; Djokovic, Auger-Aliassime Return

Roger and Rafa began their march to a semifinal collision.

Posted by Staff @ 5:46 pm in Wimbledon | 21 Comments »

June 28th, 2019

Men’s Preview: Djokovic, Nadal Resume Chase For Federer At Wimbledon

Sean Randall previews the men’s Wimbledon draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:46 pm in Wimbledon | 31 Comments »