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October 27th, 2020

Djokovic, Thiem Open With Vienna Wins; Wawrinka Ousted

Vienna indoors was in full swing Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 6:35 pm in Fall Season | 4 Comments »

October 25th, 2020

Djokovic Set For Return In Loaded Vienna Field; Thiem Bids To Defend Title

37-2 on the season, Novak Djokovic returns to Vienna for the first time in 13 years.

Posted by Staff @ 8:45 pm in Fall Season | 1 Comment »

September 18th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Power Into Rome QFs; Dimitrov v Shapovalov

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are now just two wins from a Monday final.

Posted by Staff @ 11:08 pm in Rome | 10 Comments »

September 17th, 2020

Seeds Roughed Up In Rome; Nadal, Djokovic Return Fri.

Four Italians made the last 16 at the Rome Masters, two of them teens.

Posted by Staff @ 11:25 pm in Rome | No Comments »

September 2nd, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Edmund At US Open; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Thurs.

After almost five hours, Andy Murray and his metal hip are back on the court Thursday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in US Open | No Comments »

August 26th, 2020

Djokovic Sends Message; Medvedev Upset By Bautista Agut

Novak Djokovic hasn’t beaten Roberto Bautista Agut on a hard court in five years.

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 25th, 2020

Djokovic, Medvedev Remain On Cincinnati Collision Course; Raonic Ends Murray’s Run

No nick problems for Novak Djokovic Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:13 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 24th, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Neck, Berankis In ATP Return; Thiem Tamed, Murray Zaps Zverev

Novak Djokovic has a bad neck which could force him out of Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in Cincinnati | 4 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 24th, 2019

Wawrinka Injures Back, Gives Federer Walkover Into Basel SFs; Tsitsipas Tsurvives

Roger Federer is already in the semifinals at Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 7:47 pm in Fall Season | 15 Comments »

October 20th, 2019

Shapovalov Collects First Career Title In Stockholm

Denis Shapovalov became the 15th first-time champion on the ATP in 2019.

Posted by Staff @ 6:44 pm in Stockholm | Comments Off on Shapovalov Collects First Career Title In Stockholm

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 | Comments Off on Zverev Makes Comeback On Krajinovic At Hamburg, Thiem Ousted

May 27th, 2019

Nadal, Djokovic Dominate In French Openers; Thiem Survives, Medvedev Out

The big 3 favorites at the French all opened with wins on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 4:54 pm in French Open | 2 Comments »

April 28th, 2019

Berrettini Battles Back To Beat Krajinovic In Budapest Final

Matteo Berrettini took him his second career title.

Posted by Staff @ 8:59 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Berrettini Battles Back To Beat Krajinovic In Budapest Final

October 3rd, 2018

Del Potro Advanced, Dimitrov Dumped In Beijing; Shapovalov Upsets Wawrinka In Tokyo

Events in Asia are taking shape.

Posted by Staff @ 9:21 pm in Asia, beijing, Tokyo | 37 Comments »