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November 4th, 2020

Nadal Comes From A Set Down To Win 1000th Match; Wawrinka v Rublev At Paris Indoors

Rafael Nadal joined an exclusive club.

Posted by Staff @ 9:28 pm in Paris | 2 Comments »

October 31st, 2020

Rublev Seeks 5th Title Of 2020 Against Sonego In Vienna

Andrey Rublev could have the most ATP titles on the season Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:46 pm in Fall Season | No Comments »

October 30th, 2020

Djokovic Blown Out By Sonego In Vienna Stunner; Rublev Tops Thiem

All four underdogs won on an upsetting Friday in Vienna.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 pm in Fall Season | 10 Comments »

September 1st, 2020

Djokovic, Zverev Advance On Day 1 At US Open, Big Men Fall; Murray Tuesday

Novak Djokovic has won his last 27 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 12:23 am in US Open | Comments Off on Djokovic, Zverev Advance On Day 1 At US Open, Big Men Fall; Murray Tuesday

August 23rd, 2020

Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance

Canadian men went 6-0 in sets as the ATP re-opened Saturday in New York.

Posted by Staff @ 1:18 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Murray Fights Off Tiafoe At Cincinnati Masters, Canadians Advance

February 9th, 2020

Big Men Reign At New York Open, Kyrgios Withdraws, Sock Returns

Some of the biggest men in tennis will be in New York this week.

Posted by Staff @ 8:19 pm in 2020 Season | Comments Off on Big Men Reign At New York Open, Kyrgios Withdraws, Sock Returns

July 28th, 2019

Isner, Cilic, Anderson And Tsitsipas Headline ATP Washington With 5 Of Top 15

Two-time defending champion Alexander Zverev opted not to play Washington this year.

Posted by Staff @ 10:56 pm in Washington | 2 Comments »

July 5th, 2019

Djokovic Drops A Set At Wimbledon, Anderson Fizzles; Federer, Nadal On Centre Sat.

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal return Saturday against Frenchmen.

Posted by Staff @ 7:11 pm in Wimbledon | 81 Comments »

April 24th, 2019

Kevin Anderson Will Skip Clay Season Due To Elbow

Top 10er Kevin Anderson will miss the clay season for the first time in his career.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Injuries | Comments Off on Kevin Anderson Will Skip Clay Season Due To Elbow

March 29th, 2019

Federer Hangs On To Beat Anderson In Miami, Will Meet Shapovalov; Auger-Aliassime v Isner

Two Canadian teen will try to get over on two vets in the Miami semifinals on Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:51 am in Miami | 19 Comments »

March 28th, 2019

Federer Flies Into Miami QFs, Auger-Aliassime Astounds

18-year-old Felix Auger-Aliassime became the youngest Miami semifinalist in tournament history.

Posted by Staff @ 9:41 am in Miami | 11 Comments »

January 10th, 2019

Australian Open Men’s Draw: Can Anyone Stop A Djokovic v Federer Final?

Sean Randall handicaps the men’s draw at the French Open. Borna Coric in the semifinals?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:07 am in Australian Open | 9 Comments »

January 5th, 2019

Anderson Topples Karlovic For Pune Title In Tallest ATP Final

It was a record-setting day of tennis in Pune, India, where the tallest final in ATP history went to three tiebreakers.

Posted by Staff @ 5:10 pm in 2019 Season | Comments Off on Anderson Topples Karlovic For Pune Title In Tallest ATP Final

January 4th, 2019

Djokovic Not Agut Enough, Falls To Spaniard In Doha Shocker

Novak Djokovic has now failed to win his last three events.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 pm in Doha | 9 Comments »

November 17th, 2018

Zverev Upends Federer, Will Face Dominant Djokovic For ATP Finals Title Sunday

Novak Djokovic seeks a 6th ATP Finals title Sunday against Alexander Zverev.

Posted by Staff @ 7:56 pm in ATP Finals | 59 Comments »