Nima Naderi

Podcast: Looking forward to week two at the 2015 Australian Open

Welcome the TennisConnected Podcast for 2015! After seven days of action Down Under, Parsa Samii and Nima Naderi are back to discuss the meat and potatoes of the event. With Roger Federer gone and Rafa Nadal back in form, will...

USTA New England Names Grand Slam Tennis Tours As Official Travel Partner

WESTBOROUGH, MA- USTA New England is pleased to announce it has teamed up with Grand Slam Tennis Tours to become its official travel partner. Stowe, VT-based Grand Slam Tennis Tours is a global leader in tennis tourism, crafting adventures...

Isner Captures Miami Open Title Over Zverev

Miami Open presented by Itaú—Miami, FL, U.S.A. American John Isner captured the biggest title of his career on Sunday in Key Biscayne, Florida, defeating No. 4 seed Alexander Zverev 6-7(4), 6-4, 6-4. Needing two hours and 30 minutes to upend...

Bautista Agut Wins Winston-Salem Open

Winston-Salem Open—Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A. Top seed Roberto Bautista Agut won his sixth career ATP World Tour title on Sunday at the Winston-Salem Open in North Carolina, U.S.A, defeating Damir Dzumhur 6-4, 6-4. In a match that lasted one hour...

Federer, Barty Win Miami Open Titles

Miami Open presented by Itau—Miami, FL, U.S.A. Roger Federer claimed his 101st career title at the Miami Open on Sunday, comprehensively defeating John Isner 6-1, 6-4. Using his chip return and serve to great effect, Federer locked up the first...

Alexander Zverev Wins BMW Open; Cilic Claims Istanbul Title Over Raonic; Carreno Busta Captures...

BMW Open by FWU—Munich, Germany Hometown favorite Alexander Zverev captured the BMW Open in Munich, Germany on Sunday, defeating Guido Pella 6-4, 6-3. Needing one hour and 13 minutes to claim his third career title, Zverev slammed eight aces, won...

Kvitova Wins Third Madrid Open

Mutua Madrid Open—Madrid, Spain No. 10 seed Petra Kvitova won her third career title at the Mutua Madrid Open on Sunday, defeating Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands, 7-6(6), 4-6, 6-3. In a titanic encounter that lasted two hours and 52...

US Open 2016: Men’s Final Preview: Djokovic vs. Wawrinka

by: Nima Naderi The 2016 US Open men's final will feature Novak Djokovic vs. Stan Wawrinka. Djokovic has breezed into his seventh final in NYC, losing two sets along the way but only playing three complete matches. His semifinal against...

Projected 2016 year-end top 10 ATP World Tour Rankings

by: Nima Naderi In a year which was ruled by undisputed world No. 1 Novak Djokovic, the prospects of the Serb dominating once again in 2016 appear to be all but certain. With Djokovic winning three Majors, six Masters 1000's...

Wozniacki Wins WTA Finals

BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore No. 6 seed Caroline Wozniacki won the biggest title of her career on Sunday in Singapore, defeating No. 5 seed Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4. In a match that lasted one hour and 29 minutes, Wozniacki...

Contact Point

Federer Wins 10 Halle Title; Lopez Claims Queen’s Club Crown

NOVENTI OPEN—Halle, Germany Top seed Roger Federer claimed his 10th title in Halle, Germany on Sunday with a 7-6(2), 6-1 victory over talented Belgium David...