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July 1st, 2021

Federer Flies By Gasquet At Wimbledon, Medvedev Rolling; Djokovic, Murray On Fri.

Roger Federer is back in his 18th career Wimbledon third round.

Posted by Staff @ 7:29 pm in Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

June 17th, 2021

Zverev Humbled By Humbert In Halle; Korda Keeps Winning In Grass Debut

Andrey Rublev is the lone seed to make the Halle quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:56 pm in Halle | No Comments »

June 16th, 2021

Federer Falls To Auger-Aliassime In Halle; Nishikori v Korda Thurs.

10-time champion Roger Federer had a tough day at Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 5:23 pm in Halle | 3 Comments »

June 6th, 2021

Medvedev, Tsitsipas Set QF French Open Showdown, Federer Out; Nadal v Sinner Mon.

Three of the four men’s matches on Sunday went three sets, the other went four.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in French Open | 15 Comments »

June 5th, 2021

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Plus Serena Star As Week 2 Of French Begins

After one week at the French Open, the four biggest names in tennis are still standing.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:53 pm in French Open | No Comments »

June 2nd, 2021

Medvedev Reaches First French Open 3R, Tsitsipas, Zverev Win; Federer v Cilic, Nadal At Night

The Big 3 are back and all on the same day at a Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 7:41 pm in French Open | 17 Comments »

June 1st, 2021

Djokovic Dominates French Opener, Nadal Ups Streak, Rublev Out; Medvedev Gets Night Billing

The Big 3 didn’t drop a set in the first round at the French Open.S

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

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 »

May 27th, 2021

French Open Men’s Preview: Nadal, Federer, Djokovic Land In Same Half; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the 2021 French Open men’s champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:45 pm in French Open | 9 Comments »

May 9th, 2021

Kvitova, Sinner, Fognini v Nishikori Headline Monday In Rome

Rome kicks into full gear Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in Rome | 1 Comment »

May 4th, 2021

Thiem Terrific In Return At Madrid Masters; Nadal v Alcaraz Wed.

All eyes in Spain will be on Rafael Nadal taking on the new sensation Carlos Alcaraz on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:23 pm in Madrid | 1 Comment »

April 25th, 2021

Shapovalov, Nishikori, Garin, Cilic Lead Way In Estoril

Top seed Denis Shapovalov hopes to get on track in Estoril this week.

Posted by Staff @ 11:22 pm in Estoril | No Comments »

April 22nd, 2021

Nadal Needs Three Again In Barcelona; Tsitsipas v Auger-Aliassime, Rubev v Sinner Fri.

Five of the Top 6 seeds made the Barcelona quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Nadal Needs Three Again In Barcelona; Tsitsipas v Auger-Aliassime, Rubev v Sinner Fri.

April 21st, 2021

Nadal Struggles In Barcelona Opener, Will Face Nishikori In Match Of Former Champs; Fognini Defaulted

The Top 5 seeds in action Wednesday in Barcelona all advanced.

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 pm in Barcelona | 1 Comment »