Monday, February 19, 2018

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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...

Australian Open 2015 Day 8 Preview: Raonic looks to reach another level in Melbourne

by: Tom Cochrane Local teenager Nick Kyrgios was the toast of Melbourne on Sunday night, the Aussie saving a match point en route to a miraculous comeback victory over Roger Federer's conqueror Andreas Seppi in an absorbing fourth round duel. Day...

Nadal, Murray & Kyrgios reach Australian Open quarterfinals

Australian Open—Melbourne, Australia Singles - Fourth Round Rafael Nadal (ESP) d. Kevin Anderson (RSA) 75 61 64 Andy Murray (GBR) d. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) 64 67(5) 63 75 Tomas Berdych (CZE) d. Bernard Tomic (AUS) 62 76(3) 62 Nick...

Australian Open Day 7 Preview: Murray vs. Dimitrov is all you need to know

by: Tom Cochrane For the first time in 4 years, both Williams sisters are through to the fourth round of a Grand Slam, with Venus and Serena each forced to fight back from a set down to claim a spot...

Djokovic, Wawrinka, Nishikori and Raonic reach final 16 at Australian Open

Australian Open—Melbourne, Australia Singles - Third Round Novak Djokovic (SRB) d. Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 76(8) 63 64 Stan Wawrinka (SUI) d. Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) 64 62 64 Kei Nishikori (JPN) d. Steve Johnson (USA) 67(7) 61 62 63 Milos...

Australian Open 2015 Day 6 Preview: Djokovic tries to avoid the same fate as...

by: Tom Cochrane For the first time since 2001, the men's singles round of 16 at Melbourne Park won't feature Roger Federer, after the second seed was sensationally knocked out of the tournament on Day 5 by Italy's Andreas Seppi. Day...

Federer upset at Australian Open by Seppi; Nadal, Murray & Dimitrov advance to fouth...

Australian Open—Melbourne, Australia Singles - Third Round: Andreas Seppi (ITA) d Roger Federer (SUI) 64 76(5) 46 76(5) Rafael Nadal (ESP) d Dudi Sela (ISR) 61 60 75 Andy Murray (GBR) d Joao Sousa (POR) 61 61 75 Tomas Berdych...

Australian Open Day 5 Preview: Dimitrov & Sharapova hope for more time in Melbourne

by: Tom Cochrane Aussie legend Lleyton Hewitt, competing in his nineteenth consecutive Australian Open, started off in sizzling form against Benjamin Becker in the evening session on Day 4 but eventually ran out of gas, succumbing to the German in...

Australian Open 2015 Day 4 Preview: Will Nishikori and Raonic reach round 3?

by: Tom Cochrane Two former champions, Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal, were pushed to the very brink of elimination on Day 3 before showing their fighting qualities and recording comeback victories. Day 3 Recap Sharapova was forced to save 2 match points...

Nadal fights past Smyczek in over four hours at Australian Open; Federer, Murray and...

Australian Open - Melbourne, Australia Singles - Second Round Roger Federer (SUI) d Simone Bolelli (ITA) 36 63 62 62 Rafael Nadal (ESP) d Tim Smyczek (USA) 62 36 67(2) 63 75 Andy Murray (GBR) d Marinko Matosevic (AUS) 61...

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Federer Wins Rotterdam Title; Anderson Captures New York Open; Thiem Claims...

ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament—Rotterdam, Netherlands Top seed Roger Federer captured his 97th career title in Rotterdam, Netherlands on Sunday, defeating No. 2 seed Grigor...