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July 25th, 2021

Nishikori Prevails Over Rublev In Tokyo Olympics, Tsitsipas Survives; Djokovic Back Monday

The first top 5 men’s seed fell Sunday at the Tokyo Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 1:35 pm in Olympics | 1 Comment »

July 7th, 2021

Federer Hammered By Hurkacz In Wimbledon Stunner; Djokovic 2 Wins from 20

Roger Federer’s last set at Wimbledon may be a bagel.

Posted by Staff @ 5:55 pm in Wimbledon | 12 Comments »

July 6th, 2021

Djokovic, Federer Heading Back To Final? Wimbledon QF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews and picks the Wimbledon quarterfinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:25 pm in Wimbledon | 34 Comments »

July 5th, 2021

Djokovic, Federer Storm Into Wimbledon QFs While Zverev, Rublev Fall

The quarterfinals are almost set at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 5:16 pm in Wimbledon | 8 Comments »

July 3rd, 2021

Federer Gets Through Norrie At Wimbledon, Medvedev Makes Comeback, Kyrgios Retires

Roger Federer is back in the Wimbledon fourth round for an 18th time.

Posted by Staff @ 5:48 pm in Wimbledon | 3 Comments »

July 1st, 2021

Federer Flies By Gasquet At Wimbledon, Medvedev Rolling; Djokovic, Murray On Fri.

Roger Federer is back in his 18th career Wimbledon third round.

Posted by Staff @ 7:29 pm in Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

June 19th, 2021

Humbert Holds Off Auger-Aliassime In Halle Thriller, Meets Rublev For Title

Someone wins their first grass event Sunday in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 3:20 pm in Halle | No Comments »

June 18th, 2021

Rublev, Auger-Aliassime March Toward Halle Final; Cilic Falls At Queen’s

Andrey Rublev and Matteo Berrettini will be in action Saturday on the grass.

Posted by Staff @ 11:42 pm in Halle | No Comments »

June 16th, 2021

Federer Falls To Auger-Aliassime In Halle; Nishikori v Korda Thurs.

10-time champion Roger Federer had a tough day at Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 5:23 pm in Halle | 3 Comments »

June 15th, 2021

Medvedev Falls In Grass Opener To Struff In Halle; Federer v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

It’s another one of those generational showdowns Wednesday in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 pm in Halle | 2 Comments »

June 13th, 2021

Cilic Keeps Auger-Aliassime Winless In Finals, Takes Stuttgart For 19th Career Title

Felix Auger-Aliassime falls to 0-8 in finals and 0-16 in sets.

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in Stuttgart | No 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 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 »

May 4th, 2021

Thiem Terrific In Return At Madrid Masters; Nadal v Alcaraz Wed.

All eyes in Spain will be on Rafael Nadal taking on the new sensation Carlos Alcaraz on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:23 pm in Madrid | 1 Comment »

April 21st, 2021

Nadal Struggles In Barcelona Opener, Will Face Nishikori In Match Of Former Champs; Fognini Defaulted

The Top 5 seeds in action Wednesday in Barcelona all advanced.

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 pm in Barcelona | 1 Comment »