Thursday, August 11, 2022

Tournaments

2017 French Open Day 3 Preview: Front Row for Monfils vs. Brown

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Always one of the more intriguing subplots of early round action, day 2 saw us get our first look at the campaigns of both defending champions – the takeaway? Looks can be deceiving. Despite neither...

Roddick reaches Eastbourne final; Ferrer advances to Holland final

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AEGON International—Eastbourne, Great Britain Quarterfinal results: (3) Andreas Seppi defeats (7) Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-5, 2-1 ret.; Ryan Harrison defeats Denis Istomin 7-6(5), 6-4; Steve Darcis defeats Marinko Matosevic 6-2, 7-6(4); (6) Andy Roddick defeats Fabio...

French Open 2017: Women’s Semifinal Preview

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“It’s a mental game.” How many times have we heard someone say that about tennis? And yet, it never gets old – Novak Djokovic and Elina Svitolina’s performances yesterday were further proof of that. Two very...

Nadal, Murray reach fourth round at French Open

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Roland Garros—Paris, France Defending champ Rafael Nadal won his ninth straight set at this year's French Open, defeating Eduardo Schwank 6-1, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday. Winning 86 percent of his first serve points, Nadal struck 31...

Paire wins in Auckland; Tomic prevails in Sydney

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Heineken Open, Auckland, New Zealand First-round results: (6) Benoit Paire defeats Michal Przysiezny 6-4, 6-2; Lukas Lacko defeats Jose Statham 6-3, 6-1; (5) Philipp Kohlschreiber defeats Pablo Carreno Busta 6-2, 3-6, 7-5; Yen-Hsun Lu defeats...

Davis Cup Final 2018: Team Players and Draw

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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...

Wimbledon 2017: Men’s and Women’s Draw Preview and Analysis

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Wimbledon, the year’s third major championship, commences on Monday and, as always, there are a number of fascinating story-lines heading into the tournament. Can Federer continue his dream season by capturing an historic eighth...

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

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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...

Djokovic, Ferrer and Berdych race to Australian Open round of 16; Janowicz ousted

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Australian Open Third-round results: Novak Djokovic (SRB) d. Denis Istomin (UZB) 63 63 75 David Ferrer (ESP) d. Jeremy Chardy (FRA) 62 76(5) 62 Tomas Berdych (CZE) d. Damir Dzumhur (BIH) 64 62...

Nadal, Federer and Murray cruise to Australian Open third-round; del Potro upset

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Australian Open—Melbourne Singles - Second Round Rafael Nadal (ESP) defeats Thanasi Kokkinakis (AUS) 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 Andy Murray (GBR) defeats Vincent Millot (FRA) 6-2, 6-2, 7-5 Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) defeats Juan Martin Del...

Contact Point

Kyrgios Wins Washington Title Over Nishioka

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Citi Open—Washington, DC, U.S.A. Australian Nick Kyrgios captured his second career Citi Open title in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, defeating speed Japanese star Yoshihito Nishioka 64,...