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July 23rd, 2021

Djokovic, Medvedev, Krejcikova, Swiatek Open Olympics Saturday In Tokyo

Tennis at the Tokyo Olympics begin Saturday!

Posted by Staff @ 4:16 pm in Olympics | No Comments »

July 18th, 2021

Carreno Busta Collects Hamburg Title, Wins First 500 Over Krajinovic

Spanish veteran Pablo Carreno Busta wins the biggest title of his career.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in Hamburg | No Comments »

May 3rd, 2021

Dimitrov Out, Alcaraz Sets Meeting With Nadal At Madrid Masters; Fognini Faces Berrettini

The hype will be real come Wednesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 10:14 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 24th, 2021

Nadal, Tsitsipas Set Blockbuster Barcelona Final

Stefanos Tsitsipas looks to do a Rafa and sweep Monte Carlo and Barcelona.

Posted by Staff @ 8:19 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Nadal, Tsitsipas Set Blockbuster Barcelona Final

April 23rd, 2021

Nadal Finds Form, Races Into Barcelona SFs; Tsitsipas To Meet Sinner

Stefanos Tsitsipas is now 14-0 in sets on the clay this year.

Posted by Staff @ 3:49 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Nadal Finds Form, Races Into Barcelona SFs; Tsitsipas To Meet Sinner

April 22nd, 2021

Nadal Needs Three Again In Barcelona; Tsitsipas v Auger-Aliassime, Rubev v Sinner Fri.

Five of the Top 6 seeds made the Barcelona quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 pm in Barcelona | Comments Off on Nadal Needs Three Again In Barcelona; Tsitsipas v Auger-Aliassime, Rubev v Sinner Fri.

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 | Comments Off on Tsitsipas Tops Karatsev In Monte Carlo; Nadal, Djokovic v Sinner Wed.

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 | Comments Off on Nadal Seeks Slam Record, Favorite Djokovic Wants 9th Australian Open

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.

Posted by Staff @ 2:44 pm in ATP Cup | Comments Off on Djokovic Wins, Nadal Withdraws, Thiem Shut Out At ATP Cup

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 »