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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 | No Comments »

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 | No Comments »

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 | No Comments »

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 | No Comments »

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

September 12th, 2020

Thiem Masters Medvedev At US Open, Zverev Overcomes 0-2 Deficit To Reach First Slam Final

A new Grand Slam champion will be crowned on Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 am in US Open | 10 Comments »

September 11th, 2020

Zverev v Carreno Busta, Thiem v Medvedev; US Open SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall makes his semifinal picks.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 4:13 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 9th, 2020

Zverev Rallies To Beat Coric; Russians Medvedev, Rublev Set To Clash

Alexander Zverev did it again. Like in Australia where he reached his first Grand Slam semifinal after dropping the opening set to Stan Wawrinka 6-1. the German quickly and listlessly fell behind 6-1 to Borna Coric before rallying to win in four 1-6, 7-6(5), 7-6(1), 6-3. Coric actually led in the second set with a […]

Posted by Staff @ 1:08 am in US Open | 2 Comments »

September 6th, 2020

Djokovic Default Opens Door For A New Grand Slam Champion At US Open

A historic day for the men at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »