Previews

Australian Open 2020: Tournament Preview

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With the devastating bushfires continuing to rage on in Australia, question marks remain over the air quality at Melbourne Park and its effect on the players and the functioning of the tournament. Against this uncertain backdrop, read on to find...

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

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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...

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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

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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 CORIC Franko SKUGOR Mate PAVIC Ivan DODIG Ties: RUBBER 1:...

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 as any building on Mallorca,...

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 Potro and Rafael Nadal, you...

French Open 2018: Women’s Semifinals Preview

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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

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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

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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...

Contact Point

Dominic Thiem Wins US Open in Five Sets over Alexander Zverev

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US Open—Flushing Meadows, New York  Austrian Dominic Thiem captured his maiden Grand Slam title on Sunday at the US Open, overcoming a two sets to...