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September 27th, 2020

Murray Manhandled By Wawrinka At French Open; Nadal, Thiem Monday

Rafael Nadal returns Monday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 pm in French Open | 3 Comments »

September 2nd, 2020

Djokovic Overcomes Edmund At US Open; Murray v Auger-Aliassime Thurs.

After almost five hours, Andy Murray and his metal hip are back on the court Thursday at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in US Open | 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 | Comments Off on Nadal Overpowers Dimitrov, Gets Fritz For Acapulco Title

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 | Comments Off on Nadal Keeps Cruising In Acapulco, Faces Dimitrov In SFs; Isner v Fritz

October 23rd, 2019

Federer Breezes In Basel Opener; Wawrinka v Tiafoe Thurs.

9-time champion Roger Federer won his 73rd career match in Basel.

Posted by Staff @ 7:41 pm in Fall Season | 2 Comments »

October 13th, 2019

Medvedev, Khachanov Lead Antwerp; Wawrinka, Murray In Antwerp; Dimitrov In Stockholm

The European indoor season gets into gear this week on the ATP.

Posted by Staff @ 9:08 pm in Moscow, Stockholm | 20 Comments »

September 22nd, 2019

Zverev Wins Laver Cup For Team Europe Again

The Laver Cup will stay with Europe for a third straight year.

Posted by Staff @ 5:17 pm in Laver Cup | 1 Comment »

September 20th, 2019

Thiem, Tsitsipas Help Europe To 3-1 Lead In Laver Cup; Federer v Kyrgios Saturday

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are in singles action tomorrow.

Posted by Staff @ 10:22 pm in Laver Cup | Comments Off on Thiem, Tsitsipas Help Europe To 3-1 Lead In Laver Cup; Federer v Kyrgios Saturday

July 28th, 2019

De Minaur Serves His Way Past Fritz For Atlanta Title

Alex De Minaur wins his second title of the season.

Posted by Staff @ 10:30 pm in Atlanta | Comments Off on De Minaur Serves His Way Past Fritz For Atlanta Title

July 21st, 2019

Isner Seeks Sixth Atlanta Title, Sock Is Back, Dimitrov Unseeded

John Isner will be for another Newport-Atlanta double.

Posted by Staff @ 9:22 pm in Atlanta | Comments Off on Isner Seeks Sixth Atlanta Title, Sock Is Back, Dimitrov Unseeded

June 29th, 2019

Fritz Beats Querrey For First Title In Eastbourne

21-year-old Taylor Fritz is at ATP champion.

Posted by Staff @ 4:07 pm in Grass season | Comments Off on Fritz Beats Querrey For First Title In Eastbourne

May 28th, 2019

Zverev Made To Fight At French Open, Del Potro Wins; Nadal, Federer Return

Who will lose more games against German opposition Wednesday, Rafael Nadal or Roger Federer?

Posted by Staff @ 5:13 pm in French Open | 17 Comments »

May 6th, 2019

Cilic Saves MP In Madrid, Americans Advance; Federer Makes Clay Debut Tues.

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic headline play Tuesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 10:11 pm in Madrid | 13 Comments »

April 17th, 2019

Nadal Dominates In Monte Carlo Clay Debut, Dimitrov Next; Djokovic Returns Thurs.

Rafael Nadal was ruthless in his clay opener.

Posted by Staff @ 4:46 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Nadal Dominates In Monte Carlo Clay Debut, Dimitrov Next; Djokovic Returns Thurs.