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May 27th, 2021

French Open Men’s Preview: Nadal, Federer, Djokovic Land In Same Half; Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall picks the 2021 French Open men’s champion.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:45 pm in French Open | 9 Comments »

April 10th, 2021

Clay Preview: Nadal, Djokovic Lead Return Of Monte Carlo Masters

Sean Randall previews Monte Carlo and looks ahead at the clay season.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:31 pm in Monte Carlo | No Comments »

March 25th, 2021

Stan Wawrinka Undergoes Left Foot Surgery, Hopes To Be Back Soon

Stan Wawrinka will be out for a bit.

Posted by Staff @ 10:56 am in Injuries | No Comments »

March 9th, 2021

Federer Returns Wed. In Doha Against Evans; Wawrinka Out, Thiem In Action

It’s been a long 14 months, but Roger Federer is finally back on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:15 pm in Doha | 3 Comments »

February 27th, 2021

Medvedev Within Reach Of No. 2 Ranking In Rotterdam

We could have a new World No. 2 for the first time in over 11 years.

Posted by Staff @ 12:13 pm in Rotterdam | Comments Off on Medvedev Within Reach Of No. 2 Ranking In Rotterdam

February 10th, 2021

Kyrgios Comeback Highlights Day 3 At The Australian Open, Djokovic Tough; Nadal Tests Back Again

Mr. Excitement Nick Kyrgios does it again in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 3:24 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Kyrgios Comeback Highlights Day 3 At The Australian Open, Djokovic Tough; Nadal Tests Back Again

February 9th, 2021

Nadal’s Back OK In Australian Opener, Russians Roll; Djokovic v Tiafoe

Rafael Nadal says his back is not great.

Posted by Staff @ 1:29 pm in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

February 8th, 2021

Djokovic Dominant Start At Australian Open, Shapovalov Outlasts Sinner; Nadal Tests Back

The Denis Shapovalov-Jannik Sinner first round match live up to the hype.

Posted by Staff @ 2:06 pm in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

February 7th, 2021

Australian Open Men’s Preview: Djokovic, Nadal In Battle For History, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews and picks the Australian Open men’s draw.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 6:43 pm in Australian Open | 13 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 | 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

Kyrgios Victorious In Melbourne Return; Wawrinka Plays Wednesday

After 11 months off the tour, Nick Kyrgios made a winning return to tennis Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 2:56 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on Kyrgios Victorious In Melbourne Return; Wawrinka Plays Wednesday

January 30th, 2021

Wawrinka, Dimitrov, Auger-Aliassime Lead ATP Melbourne 2 Field; Kyrgios Returns

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic have never met in an official ATP match. It could happen this upcoming week in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 2:49 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on Wawrinka, Dimitrov, Auger-Aliassime Lead ATP Melbourne 2 Field; Kyrgios Returns

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