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July 24th, 2021

Djokovic Dominates In Olympic Opener, Medvedev Wins; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Today

Novak Djokovic is now 10 sets from Olympic singles gold.

Posted by Staff @ 6:50 pm in Olympics | 1 Comment »

July 3rd, 2021

Federer Gets Through Norrie At Wimbledon, Medvedev Makes Comeback, Kyrgios Retires

Roger Federer is back in the Wimbledon fourth round for an 18th time.

Posted by Staff @ 5:48 pm in Wimbledon | 3 Comments »

June 26th, 2021

De Minaur Outlasts Sonego For Eastbourne Crown, First Grass Title

Alex De Minaur is a grass champion.

Posted by Staff @ 6:22 pm in Eastbourne | Comments Off on De Minaur Outlasts Sonego For Eastbourne Crown, First Grass Title

May 15th, 2021

It’s Rafael Nadal v Novak Djokovic For The Rome Masters Title, Who’s The Pick?

Two familiar faces meet for the Rome title Sunday. Have you heard of Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:13 pm in Rome | 25 Comments »

May 14th, 2021

Nadal Gets Revenge On Zverev At Rome Masters; Djokovic In Trouble v Tsitsipas

Novak Djokovic will be a set and a break down to Stefanos Tsitsipas when they resume on Saturday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 4:33 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal Gets Revenge On Zverev At Rome Masters; Djokovic In Trouble v Tsitsipas

May 13th, 2021

Nadal Survives Shapovalov Epic At Rome Masters; Djokovic Rolls, Thiem Upset

More men’s marathons at Thursday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 7:05 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal Survives Shapovalov Epic At Rome Masters; Djokovic Rolls, Thiem Upset

April 13th, 2021

Tsitsipas Tops Karatsev In Monte Carlo; Nadal, Djokovic v Sinner Wed.

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic play their first matches since Melbourne Wednesday in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Tops Karatsev In Monte Carlo; Nadal, Djokovic v Sinner Wed.

April 10th, 2021

Clay Preview: Nadal, Djokovic Lead Return Of Monte Carlo Masters

Sean Randall previews Monte Carlo and looks ahead at the clay season.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:31 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Clay Preview: Nadal, Djokovic Lead Return Of Monte Carlo Masters

March 30th, 2021

Tsitsipas Gets Past Nishikori, Korda Crushes Karatsev In Miami; Medvedev, Rublev Star Mon.

All the remaining men in Miami are on court Tuesday, including Daniil Medvedev.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 am in Miami | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Gets Past Nishikori, Korda Crushes Karatsev In Miami; Medvedev, Rublev Star Mon.

November 1st, 2020

Rublev Takes Vienna For 5th 2020 Title, Secures ATP Finals Berth

Andrey Rublev has the most titles on the year.

Posted by Staff @ 2:43 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Rublev Takes Vienna For 5th 2020 Title, Secures ATP Finals Berth

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 | Comments Off on Rublev Seeks 5th Title Of 2020 Against Sonego In Vienna

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 »

October 29th, 2020

Thiem, Rublev Advance To Vienna QF Showdown; Dimitrov Ousts Tsitsipas

Who can hit it harder, Dominic Thiem or Andrey Rublev? Find out Friday in Vienna.

Posted by Staff @ 8:33 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Thiem, Rublev Advance To Vienna QF Showdown; Dimitrov Ousts Tsitsipas

October 4th, 2020

Thiem Overcomes Gaston Drop Shot Blitz, Sinner Ousts Sick Zverev; Djokovic-Khachanov At French Open

Rafael Nadal wins his 27th straight match at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 pm in French Open | 17 Comments »

October 2nd, 2020

Nadal, Thiem Win Blowouts At French Open, Wawrinka Stunned

A former men’s champion fell Friday at the French Open (it wasn’t Rafa).

Posted by Staff @ 9:44 pm in French Open | 2 Comments »