Monday, March 27, 2017

Contact Point

Q&A with #NextGen ATP World Tour Star Alexander Bublik

by: Nima Naderi Young #NextGen ATP World Tour star Alexander Bublik is ready to make a name for himself on the circuit. After upending World No. 15 Lucas Pouille at the Australian Open in January, winning a Challenger event in...

Federer, Vesnina Claim BNP Paribas Open Titles

BNP Paribas Open—Indian Wells, California No. 9 seed Roger Federer and No. 14th seed Elena Vesnina won respective BNP Paribas Open titles in Indian Wells, California on Sunday. First up, Vesnina captured the biggest title of her career by fending off...

Serena Williams & Patrick Mouratoglou prepare for March Madness in Indian Wells & Miami

by: Nima Naderi After her dynamic performance at the Australian Open where she won her 23rd career Major and broke Stephanie Graf's record, world No. 1 Serena Williams returns to action in Indian Wells this week with a sweep of March...

Murray wins Dubai Open; Querrey upsets Nadal for Acapulco Title

DUBAI DUTY FREE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS—DUBAI, U.A.E. Top seed Andy Murray claimed his first ever Dubai Open title on Saturday, defeating Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-2. In a match that was dominated by Murray from start to finish, the Scot broke serve...

Thiem takes Rio Crown; Tsonga wins third Marseille Title; Sock Claims Delray Beach after...

RIO OPEN PRESENTED BY CLARO—RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL Second seed Dominic Thiem won his ninth career title on the ATP World Tour on Sunday, defeating Pablo Carreno Busta 7-5, 6-4. Taking control of the match from the onset, Thiem broke...

Tsonga captures Rotterdam title; Dolgopolov claims Argentina Open; Harrison wins maiden title in Memphis

ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament—Rotterdam, Netherlands No. 6 seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga turned back the clock in Rotterdam, Netherlands on Sunday to capture his 13th career title over third seeded David Goffin, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. After losing the first set, Tsonga...

Dimitrov Wins Sofia title; Zverev Claims Montpellier crown; Estrella Burgos Three Peats in Quito

GARANTI KOZA SOFIA OPEN—SOFIA, BULGARIA No. 3 seed Grigor Dimitrov improved to 14-1 in the 2017 season after he defeated No. 2 seed David Goffin 7-5, 6-4 in the Sofia Open final in Bulgaria. Needing one hour and 39 minutes to...

Q&A with Patrick Mouratoglou: On Serena’s Future, Academy Life and His Passion for Tennis

by: Nima Naderi Fresh off of coaching Serena Williams to her record 23rd career Grand Slam title at the Australian Open, we recently sat down with world-renowned tennis coach Patrick Mouratoglou to gain some insight into what goes into working...

Federer defeats Nadal for 18th Grand Slam title at Australian Open

Australian Open—Melbourne, Australia No. 17 seed Roger Federer capped off a memorable fortnight at the Australian Open on Sunday, defeating long-time rival Rafael Nadal 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 to win his 18th Major title. Needing three hours and 37...

Sock captures Auckland title; Muller claims maiden crown in Sydney

ASB CLASSIC—AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND No. 4 seed Jack Sock captured his second career title by defeating Joao Sousa 6-3, 5-7, 6-3 in Auckland, New Zealand on Saturday. Needing nearly two hours to claim his victory, Sock hit 13 aces and...

Contact Point

Q&A with #NextGen ATP World Tour Star Alexander Bublik

by: Nima Naderi Young #NextGen ATP World Tour star Alexander Bublik is ready to make a name for himself on the circuit. After upending World...