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April 13th, 2021

Tsitsipas Tops Karatsev In Monte Carlo; Nadal, Djokovic v Sinner Wed.

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic play their first matches since Melbourne Wednesday in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 pm in Monte Carlo | No Comments »

February 5th, 2021

Nadal Seeks Slam Record, Favorite Djokovic Wants 9th Australian Open

Novak Djokovic is the favorite to take home a 9th Australian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 4:00 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

February 5th, 2021

Djokovic Suffers First Loss At ATP Cup, Serbia Eliminated; Nadal Not Playing Again

The semifinals are set at the three ATP events this week in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 3:17 pm in ATP Cup, Melbourne Summer Series | 3 Comments »

February 2nd, 2021

Djokovic Wins, Nadal Withdraws, Thiem Shut Out At ATP Cup

It was a mixed day for the Top 4 at the ATP Cup on Monday.

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November 6th, 2020

Nadal Overcomes PCB At Paris Masters; Schwartzman Clinches ATP Finals Berth

Rafael Nadal is two wins from his first Paris Masters title.

Posted by Staff @ 8:45 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Nadal Overcomes PCB At Paris Masters; Schwartzman Clinches ATP Finals Berth

November 5th, 2020

Wawrinka Stops Rublev At Paris Indoors, Zverev Next; Nadal Wins Again

Rafael Nadal moved closer to his first Paris Indoors title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:07 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Wawrinka Stops Rublev At Paris Indoors, Zverev Next; Nadal Wins Again

November 3rd, 2020

Tstisipas, Berrettini Out Of Paris Indoors; Nadal Seeks 1K Wednesday

The ATP Race to London is all but over.

Posted by Staff @ 10:15 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Tstisipas, Berrettini Out Of Paris Indoors; Nadal Seeks 1K Wednesday

November 2nd, 2020

Croats Cilic, Coric Opening Day Paris Indoor Winners; Former Champ Khachanov Out

Karen Khachanov will likely finish 2020 in the Top 20 without having even made a SF on the year.

Posted by Staff @ 7:59 pm in Paris | Comments Off on Croats Cilic, Coric Opening Day Paris Indoor Winners; Former Champ Khachanov Out

October 7th, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Neck Issue, Carreno Busta; Tsitsipas Overwhelms Rublev To Reach First French Open SF

Three Top 5 seeds are into the French Open men’s semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:55 pm in French Open | 6 Comments »

October 6th, 2020

Schwartzman Outlasts Thiem In French Open QF Thriller, Nadal Wins Again; Rublev v Tsitsipas QF

We are closing in on a Rafael Nadal – Novak Djokovic Sunday final.

Posted by Staff @ 10:10 pm in French Open | 13 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 »

October 3rd, 2020

Djokovic, Tsitsipas Easy French Open Winners, Altmaier Impresses; Zverev v Sinner Sunday

The fourth round begins Sunday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:36 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Djokovic, Tsitsipas Easy French Open Winners, Altmaier Impresses; Zverev v Sinner Sunday

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.

September 16th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Win Easy Clay Openers; Tsitsipas Tossed In Sin Bin

Rafael Nadal dropped two games in his clay court opener.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal, Djokovic Win Easy Clay Openers; Tsitsipas Tossed In Sin Bin

September 14th, 2020

Nadal, Djokovic Lead Rome Masters; King Of Clay Seeks 10th Title

Rafael Nadal is back on tour this week.

Posted by Staff @ 10:45 am in Rome | Comments Off on Nadal, Djokovic Lead Rome Masters; King Of Clay Seeks 10th Title