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January 2nd, 2022

Monfils, Cilic, Khachanov Headline ATP Adelaide 1

The first of two events in Adelaide begin Monday in Australia.

Posted by Staff @ 6:31 pm in Australian Summer Series | No Comments »

September 19th, 2021

Aslan Karatsev Is The Man in Kazakhstan

The ATP event in Nur-Sultan kicks of this week.

Posted by Staff @ 9:55 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Aslan Karatsev Is The Man in Kazakhstan

April 12th, 2021

Karatsev Knocks Out Musetti, Meets Tsitsipas Tues At Monte Carlo Masters; Fognini Opens Defense

The weather is going to be a factor this week in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 6:18 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Karatsev Knocks Out Musetti, Meets Tsitsipas Tues At Monte Carlo Masters; Fognini Opens Defense

November 1st, 2020

Millman Wins First Career ATP Title, Beats Mannarino In Nur-Sultan

John Millman became the fifth player to win an ATP title this year after saving match points.

Posted by Staff @ 2:52 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Millman Wins First Career ATP Title, Beats Mannarino In Nur-Sultan

January 24th, 2020

Federer Fights Past Millman At Australian Open, Tsitsipas Tsent Off; Aussies Face Russians

Novak Djokovic showed why he’s the Australian Open favorite on Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:18 am in Australian Open | 48 Comments »

January 23rd, 2020

Nadal Powers Into Australian 3R, Thiem Survives; Federer Seeks Revenge On Millman

All three Russian men won Thursday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:53 am in Australian Open | 15 Comments »

January 5th, 2020

Aussies Sweep Into Last 8 At ATP Cup; Zverev Faults; Djokovic v Monfils Monday

Alexander Zverev falls to 0-2 in 2020 and already has hit 24 double faults.

Posted by Staff @ 11:05 pm in ATP Cup | 1 Comment »

October 6th, 2019

Djokovic Overwhelms Millman To Claim First Tokyo Title

Novak Djokovic is back in the win column.

Posted by Staff @ 10:14 am in Tokyo | 2 Comments »

October 5th, 2019

Djokovic Reaches Tokyo Final, Will Meet Millman

Novak Djokovic seeks his 76th career title Sunday against John Millman who seeks his first.

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Tokyo | 6 Comments »

October 4th, 2019

Djokovic Rolls Into Tokyo SFs, Goffin Next

Novak Djokovic closes in on first Tokyo title.

Posted by Staff @ 7:47 pm in Tokyo | 1 Comment »

October 3rd, 2019

Djokovic Leads QF Field In Tokyo; Chung Ousts Cilic

Rielly Opelka is lurking in Tokyo, and he has a great draw.

Posted by Staff @ 7:21 pm in Tokyo | 6 Comments »

August 28th, 2019

Nadal Dominant In US Open Debut, 4 Top 10 Seeds Fall; Djokovic, Federer Back Wed.

Nearly half the Top 10 exited Tuesday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 12:37 am in US Open | 16 Comments »

June 16th, 2019

Federer Opens Grass Season In Halle Seeking 10th Title

A tough field awaits Roger Federer in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 11:19 am in Halle | Comments Off on Federer Opens Grass Season In Halle Seeking 10th Title

May 28th, 2019

Zverev Made To Fight At French Open, Del Potro Wins; Nadal, Federer Return

Who will lose more games against German opposition Wednesday, Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer?

Posted by Staff @ 5:13 pm in French Open | 17 Comments »

April 21st, 2019

Croats Cilic, Coric Lead Way In Budapest; Lajovic Looks To Keep Momentum

The third year of the Budapest Open features

Posted by Staff @ 7:32 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Croats Cilic, Coric Lead Way In Budapest; Lajovic Looks To Keep Momentum