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November 8th, 2020

Canadians Shapovalov, Auger-Aliassime Lead Depleted ATP Sofia Field

Canadians are the Top 2 seeds at an ATP event for the first since 1990.

Posted by Staff @ 11:29 pm in Fall Season | No Comments »

November 3rd, 2020

Tstisipas, Berrettini Out Of Paris Indoors; Nadal Seeks 1K Wednesday

The ATP Race to London is all but over.

Posted by Staff @ 10:15 pm in Paris | No Comments »

November 2nd, 2020

Croats Cilic, Coric Opening Day Paris Indoor Winners; Former Champ Khachanov Out

Karen Khachanov will likely finish 2020 in the Top 20 without having even made a SF on the year.

Posted by Staff @ 7:59 pm in Paris | No Comments »

September 28th, 2020

Nadal, Thiem Breeze In French Openers, Medvedev Out; Djokovic Tues.

The tournament lost its first Top 5 seed Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Nadal, Thiem Breeze In French Openers, Medvedev Out; Djokovic Tues.

September 24th, 2020

French Open Men’s Draw: Thiem Placed In Nadal Half, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the French Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:59 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

September 16th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Win Easy Clay Openers; Tsitsipas Tossed In Sin Bin

Rafael Nadal dropped two games in his clay court opener.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal, Djokovic Win Easy Clay Openers; Tsitsipas Tossed In Sin Bin

September 6th, 2020

Medvedev, Rublev, Berrettini Roll Into US Open 4R; Djokovic Goes For 30 Straight

Canadians are playing well at the US Open. Just not Milos Raonic.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

September 3rd, 2020

Murray Ousted By Auger-Aliassime At US Open; Shapovalov v Fritz

Andy Murray is out of the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:50 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 1st, 2020

Murray Shows Metal In 5-Set Comeback US Open Win; Medvedev Dominates

Andy Murray did something he has never done before.

Posted by Staff @ 11:55 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Murray Shows Metal In 5-Set Comeback US Open Win; Medvedev Dominates

August 27th, 2020

Djokovic The Favorite For 18, Tsitsipas, Thiem Challengers; US Open Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the US Open men’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 5:36 pm in US Open | 12 Comments »

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

August 22nd, 2020

Former Cincinnati Champions Murray, Cilic Headline Men’s Return; Coco, Venus On WTA Marquee

With the weight of both tours, tennis reopens on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

August 21st, 2020

No. 1 Djokovic Leads Men’s Tennis Return This Weekend In Cincinnati; Picks And Pans

Sean Randall previews the first ATP event in five months.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:51 am in Cincinnati | 6 Comments »

June 22nd, 2020

Borna Coric, Two Coaches Also Test Positive For COVID After Adria Tour

More positives from the Adria Tour.

Posted by Staff @ 11:13 am in Exhibitions | 18 Comments »

February 23rd, 2020

Djokovic Leads 8 Top 20s In Dubai, Seeks Fifth Desert Title

Novak Djokovic seeks his 5th Dubai title, but first since 2013.

Posted by Staff @ 1:56 pm in Dubai | 1 Comment »