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February 7th, 2021

Australian Open Men’s Preview: Djokovic, Nadal In Battle For History, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews and picks the Australian Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:43 pm in Australian Open | 13 Comments »

February 6th, 2021

Italians Making Push In Melbourne, Sinner Seeks Second Straight ATP Title

We’ll have at least one Italian champion on Sunday in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 2:19 pm in ATP Cup, Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

February 5th, 2021

Nadal Seeks Slam Record, Favorite Djokovic Wants 9th Australian Open

Novak Djokovic is the favorite to take home a 9th Australian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 4:00 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

February 5th, 2021

Djokovic Suffers First Loss At ATP Cup, Serbia Eliminated; Nadal Not Playing Again

The semifinals are set at the three ATP events this week in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 3:17 pm in ATP Cup, Melbourne Summer Series | 3 Comments »

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 »

November 24th, 2020

9 Things I Think I Thought About The 2020 ATP Finals And Daniil Medvedev

Sean Randall recaps the 2020 ATP Finals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:25 am in ATP Finals | 10 Comments »

November 15th, 2020

Sinner A Winner In Sofia, Italian Beats Pospisil For First Career ATP Title

A sixth first-time winner in 2020 was crowned on Saturday in Bulgaria.

Posted by Staff @ 11:30 am in Fall Season | Comments Off on Sinner A Winner In Sofia, Italian Beats Pospisil For First Career ATP Title

November 8th, 2020

Canadians Shapovalov, Auger-Aliassime Lead Depleted ATP Sofia Field

Canadians are the Top 2 seeds at an ATP event for the first since 1990.

Posted by Staff @ 11:29 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Canadians Shapovalov, Auger-Aliassime Lead Depleted ATP Sofia Field

October 29th, 2020

Thiem, Rublev Advance To Vienna QF Showdown; Dimitrov Ousts Tsitsipas

Who can hit it harder, Dominic Thiem or Andrey Rublev? Find out Friday in Vienna.

Posted by Staff @ 8:33 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Thiem, Rublev Advance To Vienna QF Showdown; Dimitrov Ousts Tsitsipas

October 28th, 2020

Djokovic Wins In Vienna, Closes In On Year-End No. 1; Sinner v Rublev Thurs.

Novak Djokovic all but locked up his sixth year-end No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Staff @ 9:11 pm in Fall Season | 11 Comments »

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 6th, 2020

Schwartzman Outlasts Thiem In French Open QF Thriller, Nadal Wins Again; Rublev v Tsitsipas QF

We are closing in on a Rafael Nadal – Novak Djokovic Sunday final.

Posted by Staff @ 10:10 pm in French Open | 13 Comments »

October 5th, 2020

Djokovic, Tsitsipas Cruise Into French QFs; Nadal v Sinner Tues.

Rafael Nadal will get his first look at teen Jannik Sinner Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:39 pm in French Open | 13 Comments »

October 4th, 2020

Thiem Overcomes Gaston Drop Shot Blitz, Sinner Ousts Sick Zverev; Djokovic-Khachanov At French Open

Rafael Nadal wins his 27th straight match at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 pm in French Open | 17 Comments »

October 3rd, 2020

Djokovic, Tsitsipas Easy French Open Winners, Altmaier Impresses; Zverev v Sinner Sunday

The fourth round begins Sunday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:36 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Djokovic, Tsitsipas Easy French Open Winners, Altmaier Impresses; Zverev v Sinner Sunday