October 1st, 2016
The field features three of the Top 10, in addition to US Open winner Marin Cilic and the enigmatic Nick Kyrgios…Tough start for (1) Nishikori against Almagro, who beat him a few years ago in Tokyo…
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July 18th, 2016
.(1) Cuevas could have a difficult start against G-Lo, and (6) Carreno Busta “Rhymes” starts against the veteran Seppi…
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July 10th, 2016
Rafael Nadal (currently injured) beat Fognini in last year’s final…Leo Mayer (2014) is the only former champ in the field.
May 1st, 2016
Thirty-year-old Nicolas Almagro will return to the Top 50 thanks to his 13th career ATP title.
April 30th, 2016
Can Diego Schwartzman and Pablo Carreno Busta win their first ATP career titles on Sunday?
February 20th, 2016
Pulling from the tournament were Roger Federer (knee surgery) and Janko Tipsarevic…The absent Federer is the two-time defending champ, beating Djokovic in last year’s final…Federer and Djokovic have won the last seven titles between them…Djokovic (2013,’11-09) is the lone former champ in the field.
February 18th, 2016
It’s a busy Thursday on the ATP with Rafael Nadal, Tomas Berdych and Juan Martin del Potro in action on three different continents.
February 17th, 2016
Rafael Nadal got back on track Tuesday in Rio.
February 14th, 2016
Dominic Thiem followed up his earlier upset of King of Clay Rafael Nadal to beat another Spanish veteran, Nicolas Almagro 7-6(2), 3-6, 7-6(4) in the Sunday final of the Argentina Open.
February 14th, 2016
Rafael Nadal is now struggling on the clay. Taylor Fritz closes in on the Top 100.
October 25th, 2015
Federer (2014,’11-10,’08-06) is the lone former champ in the field. “I remember I was always very nervous on court because I always wanted to do so well here,” said Federer, who lost to Andre Agassi in the first round in his first appearance in 1998.
April 19th, 2015
Kei Nishikoi beat Santiago Giraldo in last year’s final…Returning former champs in the final are Nishikori (2014), Nadal (2013-11,’09-05), Verdasco (2010) and Robredo (2004).
June 28th, 2014
Nicolas Almagro will undergo foot surgery for plantar fasciitis on Monday.
May 27th, 2014
“The problem is myself. I don’t think I’m doing well on the court,” the Chinese world No. 2 said. “And also, even during the match, I don’t think totally what I should do, like especially I didn’t follow the game plan…In my mind, I didn’t have any idea how to play the match…I gave it away.”
April 25th, 2014
Rafael Nadal spoke after losing in Barcelona today.