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October 10th, 2018

Federer Opens Shanghai Title Defense With 3 Set Win; Del Potro, Zverev Also Winners

Roger Federer opened his Shanghai title defense with a 3-set win over Tokyo champion Daniil Medvedev.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Shanghai | 10 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 »

October 7th, 2018

Federer, Djokovic, Del Potro Lead Shanghai Field; Wawrinka-Coric Monday

The Big 4 have won the last 8 Shanghai Masters titles.

Posted by Staff @ 9:54 pm in Shanghai | 2 Comments »

October 7th, 2018

Basilashvili Downs Del Potro To Win Second ATP Title In Beijing

Nikolaz Basilishvili collected his first career Top 5 victory.

Posted by Staff @ 12:03 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Basilashvili Downs Del Potro To Win Second ATP Title In Beijing

October 5th, 2018

Del Potro Rolls Into Beijing SFs, Will Face Fognini In Los Cabos Rematch

Juan Martin del Potro is out for revenge on Fabio Fognini for a loss in the Los Cabos final.

Posted by Staff @ 6:23 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Del Potro Rolls Into Beijing SFs, Will Face Fognini In Los Cabos Rematch

October 3rd, 2018

Del Potro Advanced, Dimitrov Dumped In Beijing; Shapovalov Upsets Wawrinka In Tokyo

Events in Asia are taking shape.

Posted by Staff @ 9:21 pm in Asia, beijing, Tokyo | 37 Comments »

October 3rd, 2018

Del Potro Returns To ATP Finals For Fifth Time

After beating Karen Khachanov to reach the China quarterfinals. Juan Martin del Potro has clinched a berth at the ATP Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 9:06 pm in ATP Finals | Comments Off on Del Potro Returns To ATP Finals For Fifth Time

September 29th, 2018

Halep Leads All-In China Open Women’s Field, Del Potro Heads Men; Preview

Interesting starts for (17) Keys vs. American countrywoman (LL) Pera, the struggling (9) Stephens vs. Pavlyuchenkova, (3) Kerber vs. the unpredictable Mladenovic, (10) Goerges vs. Konta, (7) Pliskova vs. (WC) Stosur, (12) Ostapenko vs. Rybarikova, (14) Muguruza vs. Makarova, and (2) Wozniacki vs. Bencic…

Posted by Staff @ 7:12 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Halep Leads All-In China Open Women’s Field, Del Potro Heads Men; Preview

September 10th, 2018

Juan Martin Del Potro: I’m Very Sad For Losing The US Open Title, But Novak Deserved It

A disappointed Juan Martin del Potro met the press Sunday in New York.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:09 am in US Open | 21 Comments »

September 10th, 2018

Djokovic Dumps Del Potro For 3rd US Open Title, 14th Grand Slam

Novak Djokovic is your 2018 US Open champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:50 am in US Open | 22 Comments »

September 9th, 2018

Novak Djokovic v Juan Martin Del Potro For The US Open Title, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the US Open men’s final.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:49 am in US Open | 174 Comments »

September 7th, 2018

Nadal Retires Due To Knee Putting Del Potro Into US Open Final Against Djokovic

The US Open final is set, it’s Novak Djokovic against Juan Martin del Potro.

Posted by Staff @ 11:40 pm in US Open | 44 Comments »

September 7th, 2018

Nadal v Del Potro, Djokovic v Nishikori; US Open SFs Picks And Pans

Sean Randall breaks down the US Open men’s semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:42 pm in US Open | 124 Comments »

September 5th, 2018

Nadal Overcomes Epic Thiem Test, Del Potro Next At US Open; Cilic v Nishikori Wed.

Who’ll join Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro in the US Open semifinals?

Posted by Staff @ 2:24 am in US Open | 98 Comments »

September 2nd, 2018

Del Potro Dominant, Nadal Wins At US Open; Federer, Djokovic One Win Away

Juan Martin del Potro is back in the US Open quarterfinals for a third straight year.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in US Open | 124 Comments »