Saturday, March 23, 2019

Tom Cochrane

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...

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

by: Tom Cochrane The year's first major gets underway on Monday and, as usual, poses plenty of questions for tennis fans. Can new world number Andy Murray finally win the Australian Open after five unsuccessful trips to the final? Will...

US Open 2016: Men’s and Women’s Tournament Preview

by: Tom Cochrane With the US Open starting next week, let's take a look at my predictions for the next fortnight of action from Flushing Meadows. Men's Singles When Novak Djokovic won the French Open for the first time earlier this year,...

Contact Point

Andreescu, Thiem Win BNP Paribas Open Titles

BNP Paribas Open—Indian Wells, California In one of the best women's matches you will ever see, 18-year-old rising-star Bianca Andreescu captured the biggest title of...