Charles Blouin-Gascon

Who are the hard-court Favourites Heading into the US Open?

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 2019 hard court season. Do you see the end of the rainbow? Readers of a long...

Simona Halep Rewrites her Legacy at Wimbledon

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon reviews the 2019 Wimbledon women’s final. In one fell swoop, Romanian Simona Halep rewrote her legacy. While the...

Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios are so compelling because they are so different

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon reviews the latest in the Rafael Nadal versus Nick Kyrgios rivalry. Which current rivalry is the best...

The Grass is Always Greener for Roger Federer

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 grass season on the Roger Federer side of things. Grass is, as they say, always...

Can Felix Auger-Aliassime Notch a Top 3 Win in 2019?

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon works on a hypothetical for Felix Auger-Aliassime. You’ll excuse us for feeling a little patriotic these days,...

French Open Organizers Drop the ball on Scheduling in 2019

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon gives his thoughts on the scheduling conflict at the 2019 French Open. Weather can be, as they...

Juan Martin del Potro Continues to be a Player and Fan Favorite

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon gives Juan Martin del Potro his flowers while he still can. Perhaps most shocking is how uncannily...

French Open 2019: 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 2019 Roland-Garros tournament. Welcome to Paris for the second big prize, Roland-Garros, on the 12-month...

Who are the French Open Top 5 Women’s and Men’s Favourites in 2019?

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 2019 clay court season. Taste the rainbow, they say? Just like that, the tennis world is...

Internazionali BNL d’Italia 2019: 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 2019 Internazionali BNL d’Italia. Once again, all is well in Novak-land? After a funky few months...

Contact Point

Isner Wins Newport Title; Jarry Claims Bastad Crown; Lajovic Triumphs in...

Hall of Fame Open—Newport, RI, U.S.A. Top seeded American John Isner won his 15th career title on Sunday in Newport, RI, dispatching Alexander Bublik 7-6(2),...