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July 24th, 2022

Alcaraz, Sinner, Rune, Musetti Lead Youthful Umag; Kyrgios In Atlanta, Thiem In Kiztbuhel

Youth will be served this week on the ATP.

Posted by Staff @ 10:24 pm in Atlanta | 1 Comment »

July 24th, 2022

Musetti Hands Alcaraz First Loss In Final, Wins Hamburg Title

The first battle between two young talents was a thriller.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 pm in Hamburg | 1 Comment »

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 »

May 19th, 2022

Djokovic, Nadal, Alcaraz All On Brutal Half Of French Open Draw

The favorites are going to have to work to win the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 3:05 pm in French Open | 12 Comments »

May 5th, 2022

Nadal Saves 4 MPs v Goffin, Alcaraz Next At Madrid Masters; Djokovic Gets Pass From Murray

The dream quarter between Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz is set for 10am ET Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:21 pm in Madrid | 3 Comments »

May 4th, 2022

Nadal Wins Clay Opener At Madrid Masters; Djokovic v Murray Thurs.

Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray will meet Thursday in Madrid for the first time in four years. They first met at Madrid 2006.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Nadal Wins Clay Opener At Madrid Masters; Djokovic v Murray Thurs.

April 18th, 2022

Tsitsipas, Alcaraz, Ruud Lead Nadal-Less Barcelona

Who will win their first Barcelona title? No Rafa means a new winner!

Posted by Staff @ 12:42 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Tsitsipas, Alcaraz, Ruud Lead Nadal-Less Barcelona

April 13th, 2022

Korda Knocks Out Alcaraz From Monte Carlo; Zverev, Rublev Win

Miami champ Carlos Alcaraz couldn’t find his footing on clay.

Posted by Staff @ 8:20 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Korda Knocks Out Alcaraz From Monte Carlo; Zverev, Rublev Win

February 22nd, 2022

Djokovic, Murray Opening Day Dubai Winners

Novak Djokovic begins his 2022 season with a win.

Posted by Staff @ 9:09 am in Dubai | 1 Comment »

October 19th, 2021

Murray Outlasts Tiafoe In Antwerp Marathon

Andy Murray played the longest 3-set match of his career.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 pm in Indian Wells | 1 Comment »

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

June 7th, 2021

Djokovic Outlasts Musetti, Nadal Takes Down Sinner At French Open; Spicy Tsitsipas v Medvedev QF

The showdown between Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal against the Italian teens took center stage Monday at the French Open for the conclusion of the fourth round. Djokovic met former practice partner Lorenzo Musetti and the youngster gave him a handful. Playing in his first Major and first center court, the 19-year-old Musetti hung tough […]

Posted by Staff @ 8:22 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

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 6th, 2021

Novak Djokovic: I Like How Musetti Plays, He’s A Very Nice Guy

Djokovic gets his first official look at Lorenzo Musetti Monday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 10:25 am in French Open | Comments Off on Novak Djokovic: I Like How Musetti Plays, He’s A Very Nice Guy