Previews

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...

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...

Raonic to Face Kyrgios, Shapovalov Against Andujar and Bouchard Takes on Peng in First...

Polansky and Andreescu still in qualifying action Montreal, January 10, 2019 – The singles draws are set for the first Grand Slam of the season. The 2019 Australian Open main draw will feature at least three Canadians, as Milos Raonic...

Davis Cup Final 2018: Team Players and Draw

Davis Cup Final: Date: 23 Nov - 25 Nov 2018 Venue: Stade Pierre Mauroy, Lille, France Surface: Clay - Red Clay, Indoor Ball: Dunlop Fort Clay Court Team nominations: France: Captain: Yannick NOAH Lucas POUILLE Jeremy CHARDY Pierre-Hugues HERBERT Nicolas MAHUT Jo-Wilfried TSONGA Croatia: Captain: Zeljko KRAJAN Marin CILIC Borna CORIC Franko SKUGOR Mate PAVIC Ivan DODIG Ties: RUBBER 1:...

Roland Garros 2018: Men’s Final Preview: Nadal vs. Thiem

Even before the men’s draw was made at this year’s French Open, there was little doubt Rafael Nadal would occupy one of the spots in the final. As much a house of his own as any building on Mallorca,...

Roland Garros 2018: Men’s Semifinals Preview

As far as final-four quartets go, you’d be hard pressed to find a more interesting one than the crop of men at this year’s Roland Garros. In Dominic Thiem, Marco Cecchinato, Juan Martin Del Potro and Rafael Nadal, you...

French Open 2018: Women’s Semifinals Preview

The 2018 French Open has seen its fair share of wet weather, once again leaving players to pay the price for it being the only major tournament with no roofing nor lighting. With both men’s quarterfinals postponed to Thursday while...

Roland Garros 2018: Day 10 Quarterfinal Previews

Sometimes you’ve got to take the good and the bad when it comes to grand slam tennis. Monday was one of those days. Suffering a pectoral injury that ruled her out just before she was scheduled to appear on court,...

Roland Garros 2018 Day 6 Preview: Djokovic, Keys and Monfils look for Round Four

A day on which we saw Serena Williams keep trucking, Denis Shapolov bungled out, and Julien Benneteau bid a final adieu, Thursday was a day that highlighted the ups, downs and bittersweet moments that make a tennis career. Whether you...

Roland Garros 2018: Day 4 Preview

She's back. Serena Williams, over a year removed from her last appearance at grand slam level, returned on the clay of Philippe Chatrier with a display that was bad-ass in more ways than one. Beating Kristyna Pliskova 7-6, 6-4, the 23-time...

Contact Point

Hurkacz Claims Maiden ATP Tour Title at Winston-Salem Open

Winston-Salem Open—N.C., U.S.A. Upcoming Pole Hubert Hurkacz captured his maiden ATP Tour title on Sunday in Winston-Salem, defeating top seed Benoit Paire 6-3, 3-6, 6-3....