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September 28th, 2020

Nadal, Thiem Breeze In French Openers, Medvedev Out; Djokovic Tues.

The tournament lost its first Top 5 seed Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in French Open | No 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 »

August 8th, 2020

Svitolina, Bertens Withdraw From The US Open

Two Top 10 women have opted out of the US Open. More to come?

Posted by Staff @ 10:38 am in US Open | No Comments »

February 28th, 2020

Djokovic Saves 3 Match Points In Dubai Thriller v Monfils, Will Meet Tsitsipas In Final

Novak Djokovic will got a fifth Dubai title Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:16 pm in Dubai | 10 Comments »

February 27th, 2020

Djokovic Clocks Khachanov In Dubai, Improves To 16-0 In 2020; Monfils Streaks To 12th Straight Win

Someone’s double-digit win streak comes to an end Friday in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 7:35 pm in Dubai | 8 Comments »

February 26th, 2020

Djokovic Cruises Into Dubai QFs, Will Meet Khachanov; Monfils Keeps Winning

Novak Djokovic has now won his last 15 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 6:08 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »

February 16th, 2020

Monfils Wins Second Straight Title, Beats Auger-Aliassime In Rotterdam

Gael Monfils makes it back-to-back titles.

Posted by Staff @ 11:11 pm in Rotterdam | 1 Comment »

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

February 9th, 2020

Monfils Masters Pospisil For Third Montpellier Title

Gael Monfils won his 9th career title in Montpellier on Sunday,

Posted by Staff @ 7:32 pm in 2020 Season | Comments Off on Monfils Masters Pospisil For Third Montpellier Title

January 25th, 2020

Nadal Sharp, Kyrgios Wins Epic At Australian Open; Federer, Djokovic Return Sun.

Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios are set for battle Monday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:55 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Nadal Sharp, Kyrgios Wins Epic At Australian Open; Federer, Djokovic Return Sun.

January 19th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Closing In On Federer; Australian Open Picks And Pans

Sean Randall picks the Australian Open men’s champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:00 am in Australian Open | 19 Comments »

January 16th, 2020

Australian Open Men’s Draw: Djokovic With Federer, Nadal Seeks 20th Slam

The Australian Open men’s draw is out.

Posted by Staff @ 7:31 am in Australian Open | 21 Comments »

January 6th, 2020

Djokovic Leads Serbia Into ATP Cup QFs, Nadal Wins Again; Zverev-Shapovalov Tues.

Just two more days of round robin play at the ATP Cup. Six QF spots remain.

Posted by Staff @ 6:36 pm in ATP Cup | Comments Off on Djokovic Leads Serbia Into ATP Cup QFs, Nadal Wins Again; Zverev-Shapovalov Tues.

January 5th, 2020

Aussies Sweep Into Last 8 At ATP Cup; Zverev Faults; Djokovic v Monfils Monday

Alexander Zverev falls to 0-2 in 2020 and already has hit 24 double faults.

Posted by Staff @ 11:05 pm in ATP Cup | 1 Comment »

November 1st, 2019

Djokovic, Nadal Close In On Paris Masters Final; Monfils Misses ATP Finals Spot

We are one win from a Djokovic-Nadal Paris Masters final.

Posted by Staff @ 9:04 pm in Paris | 11 Comments »