Charles Blouin-Gascon

Tennis Elbow: Cincinnati is always so kind to 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 recaps the 2015 Western & Southern Open. Cincinnati has always been kind to Roger Federer. Well, not...

Tennis Elbow: 2015 Western & Southern 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-previews the 2015 Western & Southern Open. And so it is, only one day after Belinda Bencic’s and...

Montreal by night: Andy Murray wins the Rogers Cup

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup evenings. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray played tennis at the Rogers Cup in the first men’s final with the top two...

Montreal by night: Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray in the final

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup evenings. Then, there were two. After so many matches and a whole lot of rain, the final for the 2015 Rogers Cup...

Montreal by night: Everyone gets their share

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup evenings. Tennis tournaments are set up in such a way to maximize the odds of having many great matches. Players are seeded,...

Montreal by night: Rafael Nadal is a damn rock star

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup evenings. Rafael Nadal is still Rafael Nadal. He’s still Nadal in the sense that he remains as popular as ever. Before his...

Montreal by night: It’s Vasek Pospisil’s turn to fall

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup evenings. Make them hit another shot, they say, is a key to being successful in tennis. It’s one of the core tenets...

Montreal by night: Beware the rain? What rain?

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup evenings. The doomsday scenario most had feared and predicted turned out to be much ado about nothing as for once, Montrealers...

Montreal by night: A French day at the Rogers Cup

All week, I’ll be at Stade Uniprix and will update readers on the latest happenings at the Rogers Cup in the evenings. On the evening of the first day, the cousins had Uniprix Stadium all to themselves. The cliché goes that...

Tennis Elbow: It was all good just a year ago for Canada

Welcome to Tennis Elbow, the column that looks back on the week that was in the world of tennis. This week, Charles Blouin-previews the 2015 Rogers Cup. You’ll say that you’ve heard/read this before and you’d be right. Yes, you have...

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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....