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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 | No Comments »

March 16th, 2021

Nadal, Thiem Join Federer By Withdrawing From Miami

Two of the last 3 Grand Slam champions withdrew today from Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 4:09 pm in Miami | 10 Comments »

March 14th, 2021

Thiem, Rublev Lead Depleted Dubai Field

None of the Big 4 will be in Dubai this year.

Posted by Staff @ 10:21 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 11th, 2021

Federer Comeback Cut Short By Basilashvili In Doha; Thiem Upset

Dominic Thiem is 0-3 vs Top 25 players in 2021.

Posted by Staff @ 11:57 pm in Doha | No Comments »

March 10th, 2021

Federer Strong In First Match In 405 Days, Beats Evans In Doha; Thiem Goes 3

Roger Federer hit 13 aces and zero double faults in his first match 405 days. Not bad for a 39 year old.

Posted by Staff @ 7:16 pm in Doha | 1 Comment »

March 9th, 2021

Federer Returns Wed. In Doha Against Evans; Wawrinka Out, Thiem In Action

It’s been a long 14 months, but Roger Federer is finally back on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:15 pm in Doha | 3 Comments »

February 14th, 2021

Thiem Tumbles Out Of Australian Open, Djokovic OK, Karatsev Continues Run; Nadal v Fognini Mon.

Dominic Thiem flamed out at the Australian Open while surprise, Novak Djokovic is ok.

Posted by Staff @ 2:10 pm in Australian Open | 49 Comments »

February 13th, 2021

Nadal Getting Stronger While Djokovic In Doubt At Australian Open

How is Novak Djokovic feeling today?

Posted by Staff @ 1:58 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

February 12th, 2021

Djokovic Survives Injury, Fritz; Thiem Tames Kyrgios; Nadal, Russians Return Sat.

Novak Djokovic was nearly knocked out of the Australian Open Friday night in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 9:57 am in Australian Open | 25 Comments »

February 11th, 2021

Nadal Finding Form At Australian Open, Tsitsipas Needs 5; Kyrgios v Thiem Tonight

Nick Kyrgios will have the Australian Open rocking again Friday night in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 2:03 pm in Australian Open | 21 Comments »

February 9th, 2021

Nadal’s Back OK In Australian Opener, Russians Roll; Djokovic v Tiafoe

Rafael Nadal says his back is not great.

Posted by Staff @ 1:29 pm in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

February 8th, 2021

Djokovic Dominant Start At Australian Open, Shapovalov Outlasts Sinner; Nadal Tests Back

The Denis Shapovalov-Jannik Sinner first round match live up to the hype.

Posted by Staff @ 2:06 pm in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

February 5th, 2021

Nadal Seeks Slam Record, Favorite Djokovic Wants 9th Australian Open

Novak Djokovic is the favorite to take home a 9th Australian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 4:00 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

February 2nd, 2021

Djokovic Wins, Nadal Withdraws, Thiem Shut Out At ATP Cup

It was a mixed day for the Top 4 at the ATP Cup on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 2:44 pm in ATP Cup | No Comments »

February 1st, 2021

Top 4 Led By Djokovic, Nadal In Action Tuesday At ATP Cup

9 of the Top 10 men’s players open play Tuesday at the ATP Cup.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 pm in ATP Cup | No Comments »