Monday, December 11, 2017

Features

Tennis Elbow: Handicapping the Field of Returning Players in 2018

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon wonders if we might see more of the same in the 2018 season. Welcome to the offseason,...

2017 WTA Tournament and Player Award Winners Announced

All four 2017 tournament winners reclaim the accolades they won in 2016 Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova repeat winners for Karen Krantzcke Sportsmanship Award and Peachy Kellmeyer Player Service Award ST. PETERSBURG, FL, USA – The Women’s...

Bianca Andreescu is 2017 Tennis Canada Female Player of the Year

- Andreescu also takes home singles player of the year and junior player of the year honours - Gabriela Dabrowski named doubles player of the year; Carol Zhao is most improved Toronto, December 5, 2017 – Tennis Canada announced Tuesday that...

Denis Shapovalov named 2017 Tennis Canada Male Player of the Year

- Shapovalov also named most improved and singles player of the year - Daniel Nestor is doubles player of the year; Felix Auger-Aliassime is junior player of the year - Female players of the year will be announced Tuesday Toronto, December...

Tennis Elbow: Alexander Zverev, Jelena Ostapenko and the kids are all right

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon wonders if we’ve finally arrived in a new era in professional tennis. Don’t look now, but maybe...

Frank Dancevic Named Captain of the Canadian Davis Cup Team

Martin Laurendeau steps down Montreal, November 30, 2017 — Tennis Canada announced on Thursday that Frank Dancevic has been named captain of the Canadian Davis Cup team, replacing Martin Laurendeau who has stepped down in order to dedicate his...

Isner, Anderson and Querrey Commit to Play at River Oaks in 2018

HOUSTON - A trio of Top 20 players will return to River Oaks Country Club for the Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship April 7-15. Former champion John Isner will be joined by two-time finalist Sam Querrey and US Open finalist Kevin Anderson in...

Canadian Davis Cup team to travel to Osijek, Croatia in February 2018

- Canada takes on Croatia in World Group first round February 2-4, 2018 - Croatian hosts have selected an indoor clay court for the tie Toronto, November 29, 2017 – Canada will play its 2018 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas...

Tennis Elbow: Allez les Bleus! France wins 2017 Davis Cup

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon recaps the 2017 Davis Cup season. In the end, France stands alone as the 2017 Davis Cup...

France Defeats Belgium 3-2 for Davis Cup Title

WORLD GROUP FINAL FRANCE Defeats BELGIUM 3-2 Venue: Stade Pierre Mauroy, Lille, FRA (hard - indoor) Friday, 24 November 2017 David Goffin (BEL) d. Lucas Pouille (FRA) 75 63 61 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) d. Steve Darcis (BEL) 63 62 61 Saturday, 25 November 2017 Richard Gasquet...

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Projected Year-End ATP World Tour Rankings for 2018

In a year that featured a renaissance of two of its greatest champions and a slew of injuries to many of its top stars,...