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March 8th, 2020

Madrid Davis Cup Field Set; USA, Croatia, Italy Qualify, Argentina Eliminated

The 18-team Davis Cup field is set.

Posted by Staff @ 8:29 pm in Davis Cup | Comments Off on Madrid Davis Cup Field Set; USA, Croatia, Italy Qualify, Argentina Eliminated

February 10th, 2020

Medvedev, Tsitsipas Lead Rotterdam Field

Gael Monfils will try to defend his title against a very tough field.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Rotterdam | Comments Off on Medvedev, Tsitsipas Lead Rotterdam Field

January 24th, 2020

Federer Fights Past Millman At Australian Open, Tsitsipas Tsent Off; Aussies Face Russians

Novak Djokovic showed why he’s the Australian Open favorite on Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:18 am in Australian Open | 48 Comments »

January 21st, 2020

Nadal Rolls In Australian Opener; Federer, Djokovic Return

Remember Ernests Gulbis?

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 am in Australian Open | 4 Comments »

October 8th, 2019

Murray Gets Into It With Fognini In Shanghai, Federer Wins; Djokovic Wed.

Controversy continues to follow Fabio Fognini.

Posted by Staff @ 4:16 pm in Shanghai | 6 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 »

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 »

May 13th, 2019

Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

Italian men headline today and tomorrow in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

April 21st, 2019

Nadal Tries To Win A 12th Barcelona Title Against Tough Field With 9 Of Top 20

Rafael Nadal leads a very strong Barcelona field.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Barcelona | 6 Comments »

April 21st, 2019

Fognini Overwhelms Lajovic For First Masters Title In Monte Carlo

Fabio Fognini is now a Masters champion.

Posted by Staff @ 3:03 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Fognini Overwhelms Lajovic For First Masters Title In Monte Carlo

April 20th, 2019

Fabolous Fognini Routs Rafa Nadal In Monte Carlo, Will Meet Lajovic For The Title!

Rafael Nadal plays one his worst matches ever on clay.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:16 pm in Monte Carlo | 4 Comments »

April 19th, 2019

Djokovic Dumped Out Of Monte Carlo By Medvedev; Nadal Unstoppable Now?

Anyone not picking Rafa to win a 12th Monte Carlo title this weekend?

Posted by Staff @ 10:33 pm in Monte Carlo | 32 Comments »

April 18th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Cruise Into Monte Carlo Quarters; Zverev, Thiem Tumble Out

The Monte Carlo quarterfinals are set and only two of the Top 8 seeds are still alive. Guess who there are!

Posted by Staff @ 5:53 pm in Monte Carlo | 9 Comments »

April 7th, 2019

Zverev Headlines Marrakech Field Seeking First Title Of Season

Alexander Zverev is starting a busy clay season this week in Morocco.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Clay Season | 7 Comments »