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March 18th, 2021

Rublev Wins 23rd Straight At 500 Level In Dubai, Karatsev Sacks Sinner

Andrey Rublev keeps rolling at the 500 level.

Posted by Staff @ 6:07 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 10th, 2021

Federer Strong In First Match In 405 Days, Beats Evans In Doha; Thiem Goes 3

Roger Federer hit 13 aces and zero double faults in his first match 405 days. Not bad for a 39 year old.

Posted by Staff @ 7:16 pm in Doha | 1 Comment »

March 7th, 2021

Rublev Stays Hot, Extends Run Winning Rotterdam Title Over Fucsovics

Andrey Rublev has now won his last seven ATP tournament finals.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in Rotterdam | No Comments »

March 6th, 2021

Rublev Rocks Tsitsipas, Gets Fucsovics In Rotterdam Final

Call him Mr. 500. Andrey Rublev has won his last 19 at the ATP 500 level.

Posted by Staff @ 7:35 pm in Rotterdam | No Comments »

March 5th, 2021

Tsitsipas, Rublev Advance To Rotterdam SF Showdown

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Andrey Rublev meet for a fourth time in the re-start.

Posted by Staff @ 11:55 pm in Rotterdam | No Comments »

February 10th, 2021

Kyrgios Comeback Highlights Day 3 At The Australian Open, Djokovic Tough; Nadal Tests Back Again

Mr. Excitement Nick Kyrgios does it again in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 3:24 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

October 5th, 2020

Djokovic, Tsitsipas Cruise Into French QFs; Nadal v Sinner Tues.

Rafael Nadal will get his first look at teen Jannik Sinner Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:39 pm in French Open | 13 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.

August 24th, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Neck, Berankis In ATP Return; Thiem Tamed, Murray Zaps Zverev

Novak Djokovic has a bad neck which could force him out of Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in Cincinnati | 4 Comments »

January 22nd, 2020

Djokovic, Federer Cruise At Australian Open, Dimitrov Gags; Nadal Resumes Quest For 20

Grigor Dimitrov was upset by an American for a second straight year at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

January 20th, 2020

Djokovic, Federer Winners At A Wet Australian Open; Nadal Tuesday

It’s good to be a high seed and play under a roof.

Posted by Staff @ 9:14 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Djokovic, Federer Winners At A Wet Australian Open; Nadal Tuesday

February 27th, 2019

Federer Needs 3 Sets Again In Dubai; Hurkacz Upsets Top Seed Nishikori

Roger Federer moved to within three wins of his 100th career title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:32 pm in Dubai | 5 Comments »

February 10th, 2019

Medvedev Keeps Winning, Grabs Sofia Title Fucsovics

Daniil Medvedev now has four titles since the start of 2018.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in 2019 Season | Comments Off on Medvedev Keeps Winning, Grabs Sofia Title Fucsovics

August 28th, 2018

Djokovic Survives Heat, Fucsovics At US Open, Federer Happy; Murray v Verdasco Wed

The US Open was hot on Tuesday, and will stay hot on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:59 pm in US Open | 49 Comments »

June 23rd, 2018

Wozniacki, Murray Fan Favorites at ATP/WTA Eastbourne

Murray and Wawrinka square off first round, winner to meet (2) Edmund…Other openers of interest are (8) Fuchsovics vs. the grass-ready Brit (WC) Norrie, the rookie (4) Ceccinato vs. the veteran Seppi, (5) Mayer vs. Simon (winner to meet Muller), and (7) Johnson vs. Medvedev (winner to face M.Zverev)…

Posted by Staff @ 10:17 pm in Tennis | 47 Comments »