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September 7th, 2019

Nadal Wears Down Berrettini, Sets Up US Open Final Against Medvedev

At the US Open, it’s a rematch of the Canadian Open final in the men’s draw (just like the women’s).

Posted by Staff @ 2:13 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

September 6th, 2019

Rafael Nadal Faces First-Timers This Weekend At The US Open

Will Rafael Nadal walkaway Sunday with a 19th Grand Slam?

Posted by Staff @ 2:52 pm in US Open | 18 Comments »

September 5th, 2019

Berrettini Grinds Out Win Over Monfils, Nadal Is Next On Friday At US Open

Rafael Nadal continues to look ruthless at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:58 am in US Open | 5 Comments »

September 2nd, 2019

Nadal Chops Up Cilic, Zverev Upset By Schwartzman At US Open; Federer, Wawrinka Tues.

The men’s quarterfinals are set at the US Open. All roads lead to a Federer-Nadal final!

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in US Open | 56 Comments »

August 31st, 2019

Nadal Still Dominant At US Open, Krygios Crashes Out; Djokovic v Wawrinka Sunday

Novak Djokovic will try to avenge a 2016 US Open final loss to Stan Wawrinka Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in US Open | No Comments »

July 8th, 2019

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Dominate Wimbledon 4R

The Big 3 only faced one break point the whole day.

Posted by Staff @ 6:30 pm in Wimbledon | 34 Comments »

July 6th, 2019

Federer, Nadal Fly Past Frenchmen Into Wimbledon 4th RD; Querrey Cruising

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal edged closed to a Friday meeting.

Posted by Staff @ 4:34 pm in Wimbledon | 31 Comments »

June 22nd, 2019

Federer Seeks 10th Halle Title Sunday Against Goffin

Roger Federer has never won double digit titles at an event before, will Sunday in Halle be a first?

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in Halle | 31 Comments »

June 21st, 2019

Last Seed Federer Reaches Halle SFs, Zverev Out

Roger Federer reached his 15th Halle semifinal Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:54 pm in Halle | 1 Comment »

June 20th, 2019

Federer Holds Off Tsonga In Halle, Gets Bautista Agut Friday

Roger Federer is going strong in Halle.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Halle | 12 Comments »

June 16th, 2019

Berrettini Beats Auger-Aliassime For Stuttgart Title

Matteo Berrettini now has three career titles.

Posted by Staff @ 6:41 pm in Stuttgart | 5 Comments »

May 13th, 2019

Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

Italian men headline today and tomorrow in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Fognini, Coric, Shapovalov Rome Winners; Cilic, Wawrinka Tues

May 5th, 2019

Garin Wins Second ATP Title, Bests Berrettini In Munich

Cristian Garin has two more clay titles this year than Rafael Nadal. It’s May.

Posted by Staff @ 7:57 pm in Munich | Comments Off on Garin Wins Second ATP Title, Bests Berrettini In Munich

May 3rd, 2019

Zverev’s Slump Continues, Loses To Garin In Munich QFs

Alexander Zverev’s 2019 isn’t going so well, and now he has 1600 ATP points to defend in the next two weeks.

Posted by Staff @ 7:11 pm in Munich | Comments Off on Zverev’s Slump Continues, Loses To Garin In Munich QFs

April 28th, 2019

Berrettini Battles Back To Beat Krajinovic In Budapest Final

Matteo Berrettini took him his second career title.

Posted by Staff @ 8:59 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Berrettini Battles Back To Beat Krajinovic In Budapest Final