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May 24th, 2022

Ruud Ends Tsonga’s Career At French Open, Tsitsipas Survives; Nadal, Djokovic Wed.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s career came to an end Tuesday in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 9:31 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 23rd, 2022

Nadal, Djokovic Roll In French Openers; Tsitsipas, Ruud v Tsonga Tuesday

It was a great start for Novak and Rafa!

Posted by Staff @ 8:27 pm in French Open | 2 Comments »

April 11th, 2022

Sinner Hangs On, Wawrinka Falls In Monte Carlo; Djokovic Tuesday

Two-time champion Novak Djokovic opens play Tuesday in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 10:18 pm in Monte Carlo | 3 Comments »

February 7th, 2022

Medvedev, Sinner Out Of Rotterdam; Tsitsipas, Murray Headline

Stefanos Tsitsipas leads the Rotterdam field.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 pm in Rotterdam | Comments Off on Medvedev, Sinner Out Of Rotterdam; Tsitsipas, Murray Headline

June 20th, 2021

Sabalenka, Svitolina Lead 5 Of Top 10 In Eastbourne; Monfils, Tsonga In Men’s Draw

Eastbourne returns with a strong field this week.

Posted by Staff @ 10:04 pm in Grass season | Comments Off on Sabalenka, Svitolina Lead 5 Of Top 10 In Eastbourne; Monfils, Tsonga In Men’s Draw

May 31st, 2021

Federer Flawless In French Open Return, Medvedev Wins; Nadal, Djokovic Headline Tues.

Roger Federer looked nothing like a 39-year-old. More like a 19-year-old today in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 6:53 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Federer Flawless In French Open Return, Medvedev Wins; Nadal, Djokovic Headline Tues.

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 »

January 21st, 2020

Nadal Rolls In Australian Opener; Federer, Djokovic Return

Remember Ernests Gulbis?

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 am in Australian Open | 4 Comments »

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 4th, 2020

Wawrinka Lone Top 20 In Doha

A first-time winner in Doha seems like a good possibility.

Posted by Staff @ 3:31 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Wawrinka Lone Top 20 In Doha

October 31st, 2019

Nadal Gets Thru Wawrinka, Djokovic To Meet Tsitsipas At Paris Masters

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are in a battle for the No. 1 ranking.

Posted by Staff @ 7:52 pm in Paris | 20 Comments »

October 28th, 2019

Federer Withdraws From Paris Masters, Intends To Play The French; Khachanov, Medvedev, Zverev Tues.

Roger Federer won’t make it a Big 3 party in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 7:28 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Federer Withdraws From Paris Masters, Intends To Play The French; Khachanov, Medvedev, Zverev Tues.

October 20th, 2019

Thiem, Khachanov, Berrettini Headline Vienna

A whole bunch of great first round matchups are in store in Vienna.

Posted by Special @ 8:56 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Thiem, Khachanov, Berrettini Headline Vienna

September 22nd, 2019

Tsonga Edges Bedene To Win Fourth Metz Title

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won his 10th title in France Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:23 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Tsonga Edges Bedene To Win Fourth Metz Title

August 22nd, 2019

Federer, Djokovic In Same Half Of US Open Draw; Nadal With Thiem; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the US Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:24 pm in US Open | 9 Comments »