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August 10th, 2023

Alcaraz Holds Off Hurkacz, Murray Withdraws; QFs Fri In Toronto

Do all roads lead to a Carlos Alcaraz-Jannik Sinner semifinal with the winner to face Daniil Medvedev for the title?

Posted by Staff @ 11:31 pm in Canadian Open | 1 Comment »

August 10th, 2023

Alcaraz Slays Shelton, Will Face Hurkacz In Toronto; Murray v Sinner, Medvedev v Musetti

Seeds 1-3 won today but seeds 4-6 all lost. Go figure.

Posted by Staff @ 12:40 am in Canadian Open | Comments Off on Alcaraz Slays Shelton, Will Face Hurkacz In Toronto; Murray v Sinner, Medvedev v Musetti

August 7th, 2023

Raonic Rolls Back The Clock In Toronto, Stuns Tiafoe; Former Champs Murray, Zverev Tues.

Blacked-out Milos Raonic cracked 37 aces in a solid win over Frances Tiafoe. Will he be healthy for Wednesday?

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in Canadian Open | 1 Comment »

June 18th, 2023

Alcaraz, Rune Return On The Grass At Queen’s; Murray 5-Time Champion

A hot-handed Andy Murray returns in Queen’s with a bunch of young talent.

Posted by Staff @ 12:36 pm in Queens | Comments Off on Alcaraz, Rune Return On The Grass At Queen’s; Murray 5-Time Champion

June 14th, 2023

Sinner Solid In Grass Opener; Medvedev, Raonic Thu. In Den Bosch

After a disappointing French Open, Jannik Sinner got off to a good start on the Grass in Den Bosch thumping the dangerous Alexander Bublik 6-4, 6-2. Sinner hit eight aces, dropped just five points on first serve and never was broken. “Against him it is never easy to play,” Sinner said to the ATP. “He […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:30 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Sinner Solid In Grass Opener; Medvedev, Raonic Thu. In Den Bosch

May 27th, 2021

French Open Men’s Preview: Nadal, Federer, Djokovic Land In Same Half; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the 2021 French Open men’s champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:45 pm in French Open | 9 Comments »

March 31st, 2021

Medvedev, Rublev Advance To Miami QFs; Korda Keeps Winning

20-year-old Sebastian Korda is the lone American left in Miami singles.

Posted by Staff @ 12:43 am in Miami | Comments Off on Medvedev, Rublev Advance To Miami QFs; Korda Keeps Winning

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.

March 23rd, 2021

Miami Draw Preview: Medvedev, Zverev, Rublev Lead Big 4-Less Masters Field

Sean Randall previews the depleted Miami men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:27 pm in Miami | 4 Comments »

March 14th, 2021

Tsitsipas, Zverev, Schwartzman Headline Acapulco

3 of the Top 10 will be in Acapulco including top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas who will make his tournament debut.

Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in Acapulco | Comments Off on Tsitsipas, Zverev, Schwartzman Headline Acapulco

February 14th, 2021

Thiem Tumbles Out Of Australian Open, Djokovic OK, Karatsev Continues Run; Nadal v Fognini Mon.

Dominic Thiem flamed out at the Australian Open while surprise, Novak Djokovic is ok.

Posted by Staff @ 2:10 pm in Australian Open | 49 Comments »

February 13th, 2021

Nadal Getting Stronger While Djokovic In Doubt At Australian Open

How is Novak Djokovic feeling today?

Posted by Staff @ 1:58 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Nadal Getting Stronger While Djokovic In Doubt At Australian Open

February 12th, 2021

Djokovic Survives Injury, Fritz; Thiem Tames Kyrgios; Nadal, Russians Return Sat.

Novak Djokovic was nearly knocked out of the Australian Open Friday night in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 9:57 am in Australian Open | 25 Comments »

February 11th, 2021

Nadal Finding Form At Australian Open, Tsitsipas Needs 5; Kyrgios v Thiem Tonight

Nick Kyrgios will have the Australian Open rocking again Friday night in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 2:03 pm in Australian Open | 21 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 | Comments Off on Kyrgios Comeback Highlights Day 3 At The Australian Open, Djokovic Tough; Nadal Tests Back Again