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August 25th, 2022

US Open Men’s Draw: No Djokovic Leaves Opportunity; Medvedev, Nadal, Alcaraz Favorites

Who is the men’s favorite?

Posted by Staff @ 5:18 pm in US Open | Comments Off on US Open Men’s Draw: No Djokovic Leaves Opportunity; Medvedev, Nadal, Alcaraz Favorites

August 5th, 2022

Medvedev, Auger-Aliassime Advance In Los Cabos; Kyrgios-Opelka Halted Due To Rain In D.C.

The Top 4 seeds are into the semifinals in Los Cabos. Nick Kyrgios could play three matches Friday in D.C.

Posted by Staff @ 6:21 am in Washington | Comments Off on Medvedev, Auger-Aliassime Advance In Los Cabos; Kyrgios-Opelka Halted Due To Rain In D.C.

August 1st, 2022

World No. 1 Medvedev Back On Court This Week In Los Cabos

Just four Top 50 players are in Los Cabos this week.

Posted by Staff @ 12:47 am in Summer Swing | Comments Off on World No. 1 Medvedev Back On Court This Week In Los Cabos

May 10th, 2022

Djokovic, Sinner, Canadians Advance At Rome Masters; Nadal v Isner Wed.

10-time champion Rafael Nadal has a tall test on Wednesday in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 5:38 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Djokovic, Sinner, Canadians Advance At Rome Masters; Nadal v Isner Wed.

May 4th, 2022

Nadal Wins Clay Opener At Madrid Masters; Djokovic v Murray Thurs.

Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray will meet Thursday in Madrid for the first time in four years. They first met at Madrid 2006.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Nadal Wins Clay Opener At Madrid Masters; Djokovic v Murray Thurs.

April 21st, 2022

Another Comeback Puts Djokovic In First SF Of 2022 In Belgrade, Will Meet Khachanov Sat.

Novak Djokovic had to come from a set down again to defeat a countryman.

Posted by Staff @ 7:24 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Another Comeback Puts Djokovic In First SF Of 2022 In Belgrade, Will Meet Khachanov Sat.

April 18th, 2022

Djokovic Hopes For Better Times In Belgrade; Thiem, Rublev In Field

Novak Djokovic will be hoping for some home energy.

Posted by Staff @ 12:22 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Djokovic Hopes For Better Times In Belgrade; Thiem, Rublev In Field

March 31st, 2022

Alcaraz Edges Kecmanovic In Thriller To Reach Miami Masters SF; Medvedev Out

Of the four Miami semifinalists, only defending champion Hubert Hurkacz has been to a Masters final before.

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 pm in Miami | 1 Comment »

March 30th, 2022

Ruud Tops Zverev For First Hard Court Masters SF In Miami; Medvedev, Alcaraz Thurs.

Daniil Medvedev is one win from returning to No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Ruud Tops Zverev For First Hard Court Masters SF In Miami; Medvedev, Alcaraz Thurs.

March 29th, 2022

Medvedev Rallies Past Brooksby, Alcaraz Beats Tsitsipas Again, Sinner Stops Kyrgios At Miami Masters

Nick Kyrgios finally imploded.

Posted by Staff @ 11:25 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Medvedev Rallies Past Brooksby, Alcaraz Beats Tsitsipas Again, Sinner Stops Kyrgios At Miami Masters

March 26th, 2022

Medvedev Rolls Past Murray, Tsitsipas, Alcaraz Win In Miami; Kyrgios v Fognini Ahead

Andy Murray played his last match until grass today.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Medvedev Rolls Past Murray, Tsitsipas, Alcaraz Win In Miami; Kyrgios v Fognini Ahead

March 18th, 2022

Rublev Reaches First Indian Wells SF, Faces Fritz; Nadal v Alcaraz

A generational match-up between Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz headlines semifinal Saturday at Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 10:00 pm in Indian Wells | Comments Off on Rublev Reaches First Indian Wells SF, Faces Fritz; Nadal v Alcaraz

March 17th, 2022

Nadal Holds Off Kyrgios In Indian Wells Thriller, Will Face Alcaraz Saturday

Rafael Nadal will meet Baby Rafa on Saturday!

Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in Indian Wells | Comments Off on Nadal Holds Off Kyrgios In Indian Wells Thriller, Will Face Alcaraz Saturday

March 16th, 2022

Nadal Sets QF Clash With Kyrgios At Indian Wells, Berrettini Bounced

Lefties Rafael Nadal stayed perfect and Cameron Norrie stayed alive in his title defense.

Posted by Staff @ 11:19 pm in Indian Wells | 9 Comments »

April 21st, 2021

Djokovic Dominates In Home Belgrade Event

Novak Djokovic is feeling at home in Serbia.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in Clay Season | Comments Off on Djokovic Dominates In Home Belgrade Event