Thursday, December 13, 2018

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Projected Year-End ATP Tour Rankings for 2019

It's that time of year again where most of the top pros are either in the Maldives enjoying some sun and the beach, or for the dedicated few the tennis off-season presents a period of reflection and rigorous training...

Zverev Defeats Djokovic for ATP Finals Title

Nitto ATP Finals—London, Great Britain No. 3 seed Alexander Zverev defeated top seed Novak Djokovic in stunning fashion at the ATP World Tour Final in London, Great Britain on Sunday for the biggest title of his career. Producing near-perfect tennis in...

Tsitsipas Captures Next Gen ATP Finals Title

Next Gen ATP Finals—Milan, Italy Top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas captured the Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan, Italy on Saturday, defeating Alex de Minaur 2-4, 4-1, 4-3(3), 4-3(3). In a match that took one hour and 41 minutes to complete,...

Khachanov Stuns Djokovic for Maiden Masters Title in Paris

Rolex Paris Masters—Paris, France Russian upstart Karen Khachanov captured his first-ever ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title on Sunday in Paris, France, defeating No. 2 seed Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-4. In a match that featured brute force from the young Russian,...

Svitolina Wins WTA Finals; Federer Wins Basel Title; Anderson Claims Vienna Crown

WTA Finals—Singapore Elina Svitolina won the biggest title of her career on Sunday at the WTA Finals in Singapore, defeating former US Open winner Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. Overcoming the loss of the first set, Svitolina stormed back to...

Khachanov Wins Moscow Title; Edmund Captures Antwerp Crown; Tsitsipas Claims Maiden Title in Stockholm

VTB Kremlin Cup—Moscow, Russia Hometown hero Karen Khachanov defeated No. 3 seed Adrian Mannarino 6-2, 6-2 on Sunday to capture his third career title in Moscow, Russia. Dominating the match from start to finish, Khachanov needed 53 minutes to complete...

Djokovic Wins Fourth Shanghai Masters Title over Coric

Rolex Shanghai Masters—Shanghai, China No. 2 seed Novak Djokovic continued his stellar play during the second half of the season on Sunday, claiming his fourth Rolex Shanghai Masters title over Borna Coric, 6-3, 6-4. Never losing his serve throughout the tournament,...

Wozniacki, Basilashvili Win China Open Titles; Medvedev Defeats Nishikori for Japan Open Crown

China Open—Beijing, China No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki defeated Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday to claim the China Open title in Beijing. Winning 70 percent of her first serve points, Wozniacki also broke her opponent on four occasions to...

Tomic Wins Chengdu Title; Nishioka Captures Shenzhen Crown

Chengdu Open—Chengdu, China Qualifier Bernard Tomic stuns the tennis world on Sunday in Chengdu, China, defeating top seed Fabio Fognini 6-1, 3-6, 7-6(7) to win the fourth title of his career. Saving four match points en-route to the title, Tomic hit...

Thiem Wins St. Petersburg Title; Simon Captures Metz Crown

St. Petersburg Open—St. Petersburg, Russia Top seed Dominic Thiem captured his 11th career ATP World Tour title and third of the season on Sunday in St. Petersburg, Russia, defeating Martin Klizan 6-3, 6-1. Thiem, who most recently lost an epic five-set...

Contact Point

Projected Year-End ATP Tour Rankings for 2019

It's that time of year again where most of the top pros are either in the Maldives enjoying some sun and the beach, or...