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September 7th, 2020

Thiem Halts Auger-Aliassime, Russians Advance At US Open; Zverev v Coric In QF

A Russian man will be in the US Open semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 11:06 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 6th, 2020

Medvedev, Rublev, Berrettini Roll Into US Open 4R; Djokovic Goes For 30 Straight

Canadians are playing well at the US Open. Just not Milos Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 23rd, 2020

Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance

Canadian men went 6-0 in sets as the ATP re-opened Saturday in New York.

Posted by Staff @ 1:18 am in Cincinnati | No Comments »

August 22nd, 2020

Former Cincinnati Champions Murray, Cilic Headline Men’s Return; Coco, Venus On WTA Marquee

With the weight of both tours, tennis reopens on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

January 4th, 2020

Wawrinka Lone Top 20 In Doha

A first-time winner in Doha seems like a good possibility.

Posted by Staff @ 3:31 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Wawrinka Lone Top 20 In Doha

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 23rd, 2019

Federer Breezes In Basel Opener; Wawrinka v Tiafoe Thurs.

9-time champion Roger Federer won his 73rd career match in Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 7:41 pm in Fall Season | 2 Comments »

October 7th, 2019

Murray Scores 3-Set Win Over Londero In Shanghai; Federer Opens Play Tuesday

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are all in action Tuesday in Shanghai.

Posted by Staff @ 3:52 pm in Shanghai | 9 Comments »

October 6th, 2019

Djokovic, Federer Headline Shanghai Masters; Murray Plays Monday

Three of the Big 4 are in Shanghai this week.

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Shanghai | 1 Comment »

September 30th, 2019

Zverev Wins Beijing Opener Over Zverev, Murray v Berrettini Tuesday

Andy Murray is back in action Tuesday in Beijing.

Posted by Staff @ 6:13 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Zverev Wins Beijing Opener Over Zverev, Murray v Berrettini Tuesday

August 30th, 2019

Zverev Goes 5 Again, Kyrgios To Meet Rublev; Favorites Federer, Djokovic Fri.

Rafael Nadal got his first walkover ever at a Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 12:05 am in US Open | 10 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 »

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 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 »

May 6th, 2019

Cilic Saves MP In Madrid, Americans Advance; Federer Makes Clay Debut Tues.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic headline play Tuesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 10:11 pm in Madrid | 13 Comments »