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July 29th, 2021

Djokovic Dominates Nishikori At Tokyo Olympics, Meets Zverev In SF; Medvedev Out

Alexander Zverev might be the last guy to stop Novak Djokovic from a gold medal on Sunday in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 am in Olympics | 13 Comments »

July 28th, 2021

Djokovic Cruises Into Tokyo Olympics QFs, Tsitsipas Upset, Murray Done; Men’s QF Thurs

Novak Djokovic is closing in on not one but two golds this weekend in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 3:33 pm in Olympics | 2 Comments »

July 27th, 2021

Tsitsipas Turns Table On Tiafoe At Tokyo Olympics; Dokovic, Medvedev Return For 3R

Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev are back on Wednesday in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 5:30 pm in Olympics | 2 Comments »

May 30th, 2021

Thiem Toppled In French Open Day 1 Stunner, Zverev Survives; Federer, Medvedev Monday

There are no Grand Slam champions left in the bottom half of the men’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 8:20 pm in French Open | 7 Comments »

May 30th, 2021

French Open Begins With Osaka, Thiem, Tsitsipas, Zverev Headlining Play

The biggest clay event in the world starts Sunday in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 12:07 am in French Open | 3 Comments »

March 5th, 2021

Tsitsipas, Rublev Advance To Rotterdam SF Showdown

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Andrey Rublev meet for a fourth time in the re-start.

Posted by Staff @ 11:55 pm in Rotterdam | Comments Off on Tsitsipas, Rublev Advance To Rotterdam SF Showdown

March 5th, 2021

Tsitsipas Sees Off Hurkacz In Rotterdam, Collides With Khachanov On Fri.

Stefanos Tsitsipas is the only Top 20 player left in Rotterdam this week.

Posted by Staff @ 12:31 am in Rotterdam | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Sees Off Hurkacz In Rotterdam, Collides With Khachanov On Fri.

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 | Comments Off on Nadal Seeks Slam Record, Favorite Djokovic Wants 9th Australian Open

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 »

February 1st, 2021

After 11 Months Off, Nick Kyrgios Back On Court Tuesday In Melbourne

Nick is back!

Posted by Staff @ 12:04 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on After 11 Months Off, Nick Kyrgios Back On Court Tuesday In Melbourne

October 29th, 2019

Russians Out Of Paris, Zverev Advances; Djokovic, Nadal Set To Debut

It’s the homestretch and Novak Djokovic is chasing Rafael Nadal for the year-end No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Paris | 1 Comment »

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 »

January 17th, 2019

Raonic Ousts Wawrinka In 4 Breakers, Djokovic Advances; Nadal v De Minaur Fri

Kei Nishikori withstood 59 aces from Ivo Karlovic at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:00 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

November 22nd, 2018

Croatia Visits France For Davis Cup Title This Weekend; Cilic, Coric, Tsonga Headline

The last Davis Cup final as we know it will be held this weekend in France.

Posted by Staff @ 11:49 pm in Davis Cup | 2 Comments »

October 9th, 2018

Djokovic Wins, Cilic Out; Defending Camp Federer v Medvedev Wed.

Novak Djokovic improved to 12-0 against Jeremy Chardy.

Posted by Staff @ 2:45 pm in Shanghai | 19 Comments »