Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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Murray wins 40th career title in Beijing; Kyrgios captures Tokyo crown over Goffin

CHINA OPEN—BEIJING, CHINA Top seed Andy Murray won his 40th career title on the ATP World Tour on Sunday in Beijing, China, defeating unseeded Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 7-6(2). In a contest that latest one hour and 58 minutes, Murray...

PODCAST: Previewing the 2016 Shanghai Rolex Masters

Welcome back to the TennisConnected Podcast for 2016, brought to you by Grand Slam Tennis Tours. Back after the conclusion of the US Open, Parsa Samii and Nima Naderi are ready to preview the Shanghai Rolex Masters. We breakdown the eighth...

Tennis Elbow: 2016 China Open men’s and women’s draw preview and analysis

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon previews the 2016 China Open. Welcome to Beijing, China. Indeed, every year the tennis world descends on the...

Khachanov wins maiden title in Chengdu; Berdych defends title in Shenzhen

CHENGDU OPEN—CHENGDU, CHINA Karen Khachanov captured his maiden ATP World Tour title on Sunday in Chengdu, China, defeating Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-7(4), 7-6(3), 6-3. After dropping the first set and in danger of losing the match in two tiebreakers, Khachanov...

Tennis Elbow: Eugenie Bouchard is just struggling now

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon looks at everything surrounding Eugenie Bouchard. The other day, we were sitting in the movie theatre waiting...

Zverev, Pouille win maiden ATP World Tour titles in St. Petersburg, Metz

ST. PETERSBURG OPEN—ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA German Alexander Zverev captured his maiden ATP World Tour title on Sunday in St. Petersburg, Russia, defeating top seed and reigning US Open champion Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 3-6, 7-5. In a match that lasted two...

Tennis Elbow: How will tennis remember Stan Wawrinka?

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon ponders Stan Wawrinka’s place in history. Oddly enough, it seems like Stanislas Wawrinka learned he could win...

Argentina to face Croatia in 2016 Davis Cup Final

WORLD GROUP SEMI-FINALS ARGENTINA 3 GREAT BRITAIN 2 Venue: Emirates Arena, Glasgow, GBR (hard - indoor) Andy MURRAY (GBR) d Guido PELLA (ARG) 63 62 63 Leonardo MAYER (ARG) d Daniel EVANS (GBR) 46 63 62 64 ***** CROATIA 3 FRANCE 1 Venue: Kresimir Cosic Hall,...

Del Potro leads Argentina to 2-0 over Great Britain in Davis Cup semifinal; Croatia,...

DAVIS CUP SEMI-FINALS GREAT BRITAIN 0 ARGENTINA 1 Venue: Emirates Arena, Glasgow, GBR (hard - indoor) Juan Martin DEL POTRO (ARG) d Andy MURRAY (GBR) 64 57 67(5) 63 64 Guido PELLA (ARG) d Kyle EDMUND (GBR)  67(5) 64 63 62 CROATIA 1 FRANCE 1 Venue:...

Tennis Elbow: The Angelique Kerber takeover is complete

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 2016 US Open on the women’s side. Would she win it all? That was the only...

Contact Point

Federer Wins Stuttgart Title; Gasquet Crowned Champion in the Netherlands

MercedesCup—Stuttgart, Germany Top seed Roger Federer notched his 98th career title in Stuttgart, Germany on Sunday, defeating No. 7 seed Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6(3). In...