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September 19th, 2021

Murray, Hurkacz Headline ATP Metz Draw

Andy Murray resumes his busy fall schedule.

Posted by Staff @ 9:45 pm in Fall Season | 1 Comment »

July 29th, 2021

Djokovic Dominates Nishikori At Tokyo Olympics, Meets Zverev In SF; Medvedev Out

Alexander Zverev might be the last guy to stop Novak Djokovic from a gold medal on Sunday in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 am in Olympics | 13 Comments »

July 27th, 2021

Tsitsipas Turns Table On Tiafoe At Tokyo Olympics; Dokovic, Medvedev Return For 3R

Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev are back on Wednesday in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 5:30 pm in Olympics | 2 Comments »

June 30th, 2021

Djokovic Dominant, Murray Drama At Wimbledon; Federer v Gasquet

Andy Murray does it again.

Posted by Staff @ 6:20 pm in Wimbledon | 6 Comments »

June 29th, 2021

Federer Survives Mannarino At Wimbledon, Medvedev Gets Revenge; Djokovic, Murray Return

Roger Federer needed some luck to stay alive at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 7:47 pm in Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

June 20th, 2021

Djokovic Makes Grass Debut In Mallorca, But In Doubles; Medvedev, Thiem Headline Singles

Three Top 5 players are in Mallorca this week. Four if you include resident Rafael Nadal.

Posted by Staff @ 10:21 pm in Grass season | 17 Comments »

June 20th, 2021

Humbert Wins Biggest Career Title, Stuns Rublev In Halle Final

Ugo Humbert is an ATP 500 title winner.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 am in Halle | 6 Comments »

June 18th, 2021

Rublev, Auger-Aliassime March Toward Halle Final; Cilic Falls At Queen’s

Andrey Rublev and Matteo Berrettini will be in action Saturday on the grass.

Posted by Staff @ 11:42 pm in Halle | Comments Off on Rublev, Auger-Aliassime March Toward Halle Final; Cilic Falls At Queen’s

June 17th, 2021

Zverev Humbled By Humbert In Halle; Korda Keeps Winning In Grass Debut

Andrey Rublev is the lone seed to make the Halle quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:56 pm in Halle | Comments Off on Zverev Humbled By Humbert In Halle; Korda Keeps Winning In Grass Debut

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 »

May 10th, 2021

Djokovic Opens Play Tues. In Rome; Young Italians Sinner, Musetti Advance

Young Italians Jannik Sinner and Lorenzo Musetti starred on the first full day of men’s play at the Rome Masters on Monday. Sinner rolled past the tricky Ugo Humber 6-2, 6-4 to earn his 20th win of 2021. The win also sets him up for a big second meeting Wednesday against 9-time champion Rafael Nadal. […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:51 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Djokovic Opens Play Tues. In Rome; Young Italians Sinner, Musetti Advance

April 12th, 2021

Karatsev Knocks Out Musetti, Meets Tsitsipas Tues At Monte Carlo Masters; Fognini Opens Defense

The weather is going to be a factor this week in Monte Carlo.

Posted by Staff @ 6:18 pm in Monte Carlo | Comments Off on Karatsev Knocks Out Musetti, Meets Tsitsipas Tues At Monte Carlo Masters; Fognini Opens Defense

March 13th, 2021

Medvedev Seeks First Marseille Title Against Hugues-Herbert

Daniil Medvedev’s last match before he goes to No. 2 in the rankings will be the Marseille final.

Posted by Staff @ 8:06 pm in Marseille | 1 Comment »

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

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