Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Tournaments

Murray slays Karlovic at Wimbledon; Ferrer, Roddick, Baker advance

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Wimbledon—London, England No. 4 seed Andy Murray overcame big serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic at Wimbledon on Thursday, prevailing 7-5, 6-7(5), 6-2, 7-6(4) to reach the third-round. Surviving 17 aces by his opponent, Murray dropped 11 aces...

Australian Open 2018 Day 5 Preview: Will it be Tsonga or Kyrgios Under the...

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It’s never easy to be a professional tennis player, but some days are tougher than others. Thursday at the Aussie Open was definitely one of those days. Reaching a scorching 69°C (156.2°F!) at one point...

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...

Davis Cup World Group 2018: Quarterfinal Line-ups

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The quarterfinal line-ups for this weekend's Davis Cup World Group ties can be found below. ITALY v FRANCE Venue: Valletta Cambiaso ASD, Genova, ITA (clay - outdoor) Italy Fabio Fognini Paolo Lorenzi Andreas Seppi Matteo Berrettini (captain) Corrado Barazzutti France Lucas Pouille Adrian Mannarino Pierre-Hugues Herbert Jeremy,...

French Open 2017 Day 11 Quarterfinal Preview: Three to see

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Day 10 at Roland Garros may have been cut short by rain, but in the few hours we did get of on-court action, we were lucky enough to see the emerge of 19-year-old Jelena...

2017 French Open Day 6 Preview: Will Rafa Continue to Roar?

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Five days of French Open action have come and gone, and with it, we’ve started to get some sense of order. Contenders are starting to distinguish themselves from pretenders, and as things stand, it’s...

Roland Garros 2018: Men’s Semifinals Preview

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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...

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...

Venus and Serena steal the show amidst the coming of the next generation while...

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All the buzz around a very special day six of the BNP Paribas Open was coming from the battle between sisters Venus and Serena Williams and the hype around the Indian Wells Tennis Garden...

Sock prevails in Auckland; Benneteau wins in Sydney

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Heineken Open, Auckland, New Zealand First-round results: Jack Sock defeats Adrian Mannarino 6-3, 6-4; Horacio Zeballos defeats Filippo Volandri 6-0, 76(1); R32 Santiago Giraldo defeats Albert Montanes 6-1, 7-6(3). ***** Apia International Sydney, Sydney, Australia First-round results: (6)...

Contact Point

Ruud Wins Geneva Open; Norrie Captures Lyon Crown

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Gonet Geneva Open—Geneva, Switzerland No. 2 seed Casper Ruud continued his strong play on clay-courts by claiming his eighth career title on Saturday in...