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February 26th, 2022

Rublev Rocks Vesely For Dubai Title, 10th Career Trophy

Andrey Rublev is getting hot just in time for Indian Wells and Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 9:45 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 25th, 2022

Rublev, Surprising Vesely Win Final Set Breakers To Advance To Dubai Final

It’s a surprise final in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 8:57 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 24th, 2022

Djokovic Stunned By Vesely In Dubai, Will Lose No. 1 Ranking

Novak Djokovic loses in the Dubai quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 5:29 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »

February 9th, 2020

Vesely Victorious At Pune, Edges Gerasimov

The big Czech Jiri Vesely won his second career ATP title.

Posted by Staff @ 7:20 pm in 2020 Season | Comments Off on Vesely Victorious At Pune, Edges Gerasimov

July 9th, 2018

Favorites Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Dominate On Manic Monday At Wimbledon

There wasn’t much manic to manic Monday at Wimbledon,

Posted by Staff @ 6:26 pm in Wimbledon | 95 Comments »

July 8th, 2018

Federer, Nadal, Serena Headline Star-Studded Monday At Wimbledon

Sean Randall previews the men’s draw in the Wimbledon fourth round.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:58 pm in Wimbledon | 141 Comments »

July 7th, 2018

Nadal, Djokovic Strong Again At Wimbledon; Zverev, Kyrgios Ousted

The fourth round is set at Wimbledon!

Posted by Staff @ 6:34 pm in Wimbledon | 10 Comments »

April 28th, 2018

Cilic Defending Champion, Tomic Back Next Week at ATP Istanbul; Preview

Cilic is the lone former champion in the field, in last year’s final defeating Milos Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 5:06 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Cilic Defending Champion, Tomic Back Next Week at ATP Istanbul; Preview

December 31st, 2017

Cilic, Anderson Headlines ATP India Stop in Pune; Preview

.(3) Bautista Agut after a bye likely has a tough start against Simon…Wildcards were awarded to France’s Paire and Indians Arjun Kadhe and Ramkumar Ramanathan…

Posted by Staff @ 2:57 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Cilic, Anderson Headlines ATP India Stop in Pune; Preview

August 19th, 2017

Isner, Johnson Wave American Flag at ATP Winston-Salem; Preview

Wildcards were awarded to Gulbis, Cyprus’ Petros Chrysochos, Coric, and American Taylor Fritz…

Posted by Staff @ 7:30 pm in Tennis | 9 Comments »

July 29th, 2017

Lorenzi Defends, Haas Receives Wild Card at ATP Generali Open in Kitzbuhel; Preview

(6) Struff starts against Haas in an all-German meeting…

Posted by Staff @ 6:15 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Lorenzi Defends, Haas Receives Wild Card at ATP Generali Open in Kitzbuhel; Preview

September 29th, 2016

Berdych Battles Vesely In Shenzhen Rematch; Thiem, Dimitrov, Khachanov Headline Chengdu QFs

20-year-old Karen Khachanov will try to reach his first career ATP semifinal in Chengdu.

Posted by Staff @ 5:54 pm in Asia | Comments Off on Berdych Battles Vesely In Shenzhen Rematch; Thiem, Dimitrov, Khachanov Headline Chengdu QFs

August 31st, 2016

Novak Djokovic Receives US Open Walkover When Jiri Vesely Withdraws

Novak Djokovic didn’t have to play a point to make the third round at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 3:02 pm in US Open | 3 Comments »

July 18th, 2016

ATP Previews: Thiem Machine in Kitzbuhel; Umag; Gstaad

.(1) Cuevas could have a difficult start against G-Lo, and (6) Carreno Busta “Rhymes” starts against the veteran Seppi…

Posted by Staff @ 1:14 am in Tennis | Comments Off on ATP Previews: Thiem Machine in Kitzbuhel; Umag; Gstaad

April 28th, 2016

Nick Kyrgios v Borna Coric In Estoril; Juan Martin Del Potro Advances In Munich

So good matches are lined for Friday on quarterfinal day.

Posted by Staff @ 4:54 pm in Estoril, Istanbul, Munich | 5 Comments »