Charles Blouin-Gascon

Do call it a comeback! Ex-pro Kim Clijsters announces 2020 return

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon welcomes the return of one former tennis pro to the WTA. In typical years, the immediate post-US...

Bianca Andreescu makes Canadian tennis history by winning 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 recaps an absolutely wild US Open on the women’s side. By the end of the year, they’ll...

Gael Monfils Looks for a Happy Birthday and US Open Success

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-Gascon wishes happy birthday to one of his favourite players on tour. Good morning everyone, we hope you’ve...

Don’t miss these first round matches at the 2019 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 best first round matches at this year’s US Open. Welcome to New York City. Welcome to...

Western and Southern 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 Western & Southern Open. Hello, old friend. Do you miss the dark days of the...

Rogers Cup 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 Rogers Cup. Welcome to Montreal and Toronto for the latest unofficially combined men’s and...

Bad boy Nick Kyrgios is Criticized for Criticizing others

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 a recent Goran Ivanisevic interview. We’ll throw out a random name out there, and you tell...

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...

Contact Point

Nadal Wins Fourth US Open Title Over Medvedev in Five Sets

US Open—Flushing Meadows, New York No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal won his fourth US Open title on Sunday in Flushing Meadows, New York, defeating No....