Tom Cochrane

US Open 2019: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

With the start of the year’s final Grand Slam rapidly approaching, now’s the time to get up to speed on the contenders and the pretenders in the US Open men’s and women’s singles. Below are my predictions as to...

Wimbledon 2019: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

The world’s most prestigious tennis tournament, Wimbledon, gets underway on Monday. In the men’s tournament, all eyes are on the top trio of Djokovic, Federer and Nadal. In the women’s tournament, new world number one Ashleigh Barty starts her...

Australian Open 2019: Men’s & Women’s Draw Preview & Analysis

Monday marks the start of the first Grand Slam of 2019. As always, there’s plenty of news ahead of the commencement of action at Melbourne Park, none more so this year than Andy Murray’s shock announcement that the 2019...

US Open 2018: Men’s & Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

The year’s final Grand Slam commences on Monday at Flushing Meadows in New York. Will Novak Djokovic’s late-season revival continue? Can Roger Federer produce another piece of tennis history? Will Serena capture her first major as a mother? Read...

Wimbledon 2018: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

The world’s most prestigious tennis tournament, Wimbledon, commences on Monday at the All England Club in London. With the main draw for the men’s and women’s singles events now released, I’ve set out below my predictions for each event....

Roland Garros 2018: Day 1 Preview

A grind in more ways than one, two solid months of clay court tennis has finally reached its crescendo – Roland Garros 2018 is upon us. From Charleston to Rome, Marrakech to Madrid, it’s all lead up to this, and...

French Open 2018: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

Sunday marks the start of the year’s second tennis major in Paris and, while Rafael Nadal is a red-hot favourite in the men’s tournament, the women’s event is completely wide open. Read on to get my thoughts on whether Nadal...

Australian Open 2018: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

Monday marks the start of the year’s first Grand Slam and, as always, there’s a multitude of fascinating storylines ahead of the commencement of action at Melbourne Park. Can Nick Kyrgios keep his cool and triumph at home? Will Roger...

US Open 2017: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

It’s the last Grand Slam of the year and, in the men’s tournament, perhaps it will be a case of last man standing. Defending champion Stan Wawrinka, along with former world number one Novak Djokovic, Japan’s Kei Nishikori and...

French Open 2017: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

Action in the main draw of the second Grand Slam of the year gets underway in Paris tomorrow. Ahead of the start of play, I’ve set out my thoughts and predictions for the men’s and women’s singles events. If you're...

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Medvedev Storms to Shanghai Masters Title over Zverev

Rolex Shanghai Masters—Shanghai, China World No. 4 Daniil Medvedev continued his red-hot form on Tour on Sunday in Shanghai, China, dismissing Alexander Zverev 6-4, 6-1....