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March 18th, 2020

Laver Cup Won’t Move Weeks, Will Go Against French Open (It’s Roger v Rafa!)

A cross-continental late September showdown looms for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:12 am in French Open, Laver Cup | No Comments »

March 17th, 2020

Rafael Nadal Temporarily Closes Down His Academy Due To Coronavirus

No outsiders allowed in at Rafael Nadal’s academy.

Posted by Staff @ 11:19 am in 2020 Season | No Comments »

March 1st, 2020

Nadal Sweeps Past Fritz For Third Acapulco Title

Rafael Nadal won his 85th career title Saturday night in Acapulco.

Posted by Staff @ 11:43 am in Acapulco | 1 Comment »

February 29th, 2020

Nadal Overpowers Dimitrov, Gets Fritz For Acapulco Title

Rafael Nadal seeks his first title since Acapulco, and 17-year-old Leylah Fernandez shines in the undercard.

Posted by Staff @ 10:33 am in Acapulco | No Comments »

February 28th, 2020

Nadal Keeps Cruising In Acapulco, Faces Dimitrov In SFs; Isner v Fritz

Rafael Nadal is closing in on another Acapulco title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:32 am in Acapulco | No Comments »

February 23rd, 2020

Former Champions Nadal, Kyrgios Headline Acapulco

Rafael Nadal returns to action this week in Acapulco.

Posted by Staff @ 4:08 pm in Acapulco | No Comments »

February 8th, 2020

Federer, Nadal Set Record For Largest Attendance At A Tennis Match

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set the record for the biggest crowd to ever watch a tennis match.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:32 am in Exhibitions | No Comments »

February 8th, 2020

Federer, Nadal Delight In Front Of Over 51K For Match For Africa In Cape Town

No surprise, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have set a record for biggest crowd ever for a tennis match.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 am in Exhibitions | 7 Comments »

January 29th, 2020

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer Australian Open SF, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks Thursday night’s Djokovic-Federer match.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:53 pm in Australian Open | 51 Comments »

January 29th, 2020

Thiem Hangs On To Beat Nadal At Australian Open, Will Meet Zverev; Djokovic v Federer SF

The Big 3 will be in the final against a young player Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:19 am in Australian Open | 34 Comments »

January 27th, 2020

Nadal Outlasts Kyrgios, Wawrinka Solves Medvedev; Djokovic, Federer Close In On Australian Open SFs

The Big 3 are back in the Australian Open quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:42 am in Australian Open | 30 Comments »

January 26th, 2020

Djokovic Dominates Schwartzman At Australian Open, Raonic Next; Nadal v Kyrgios Mon.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are now just one win from a Thursday meeting.

Posted by Staff @ 9:20 am in Australian Open | 6 Comments »

January 25th, 2020

Nadal Sharp, Kyrgios Wins Epic At Australian Open; Federer, Djokovic Return Sun.

Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios are set for battle Monday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:55 am in Australian Open | No Comments »

January 23rd, 2020

Nadal Powers Into Australian 3R, Thiem Survives; Federer Seeks Revenge On Millman

All three Russian men won Thursday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:53 am in Australian Open | 15 Comments »

January 21st, 2020

Nadal Rolls In Australian Opener; Federer, Djokovic Return

Remember Ernests Gulbis?

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 am in Australian Open | 4 Comments »