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January 30th, 2021

ATP Adelaide Begins Monday In Melbourne; Goffin, Sinner, Hurkacz Star

ATP Adelaide is happening in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 2:24 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

January 13th, 2021

Hurkacz Claims Delray Beach Title Over Korda

Hubert Hurkacz doesn’t drop a set en route to his second career ATP title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 pm in 2021 Season | 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 | Comments Off on Seeds Roughed Up In Rome; Nadal, Djokovic Return Fri.

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 »

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 6th, 2019

Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

Rafael Nadal opens hard court play Wednesday against Dan Evans.

Posted by Staff @ 11:43 pm in Canadian Open, Montreal | Comments Off on Big Men Cilic, Isner, Zverev Advance In Montreal, Kyrgios Goes Down; Raonic v Auger-Aliassime Wed.

July 5th, 2019

Djokovic Drops A Set At Wimbledon, Anderson Fizzles; Federer, Nadal On Centre Sat.

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal return Saturday against Frenchmen.

Posted by Staff @ 7:11 pm in Wimbledon | 81 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 23rd, 2019

Men’s French Open Preview: No One Stopping Nadal, Tough Draw For Djokovic

Sean Randall previews the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:39 pm in French Open | 48 Comments »

May 8th, 2019

Nadal Strong In Madrid Debut, Ferrer Says Farewell; Federer v Monfils Thursday

The Big 3 will be back on clay together tomorrow in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:28 pm in Madrid | 35 Comments »

March 23rd, 2019

Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

Roger Federer opens play Saturday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 12:18 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Former Champions Djokovic, Isner Open Miami With Wins, Thiem Upset; Federer, Zverev Today

March 21st, 2019

Azarenka Outlasts Cibulkova In Miami Hard Rock Opener; Venus, Ferrer In Action Thurs.

Rain played havoc again on Day 2 at Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 10:46 am in Miami | Comments Off on Azarenka Outlasts Cibulkova In Miami Hard Rock Opener; Venus, Ferrer In Action Thurs.

March 15th, 2019

Wounded Nadal To Face Federer At Indian Wells; SF Picks And Pans

Who’ll win the Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal Indian Wells semifinal?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:50 pm in Indian Wells | 18 Comments »

March 15th, 2019

Federer, Nadal On Brink Of Indian Wells SF; Raonic, Thiem Set Saturday Meeting

Will we see Roger Federer take on Rafael Nadal on Saturday?

Posted by Staff @ 12:36 am in Indian Wells | 50 Comments »

March 14th, 2019

Federer, Nadal Close In On Indian Wells SF Showdown; Thiem v Monfils Tonight

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal rolled on to a Saturday semifinal showdown.

Posted by Staff @ 10:06 am in Indian Wells | 1 Comment »