Saturday, January 16, 2021

Previews

Wimbledon 2012: Men’s draw preview and analysis

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by: Nima Naderi Locked in a race to finish No. 1 in the world by the end of the tournament, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer all have a little extra incentive to play for during the upcoming fortnight...

French Open 2017 Day 5 Preview: Dolgopolov to Test Wawrinka

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Another year, another disappointing exit for Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. The leading light of French hopes for nearly a decade, his four-set loss to little-known Renzo Olivo is exactly what the Parisian crowd didn’t want to see, yet in so doing, might...

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,...

Djokovic advances in Eastbourne Opener; Ferrer Upset in Antalya

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Aegon International—Eastbourne, Great Britain Second-round results: (1) Novak Djokovic Defeats Vasek Pospisil 64 63 Donald Young Defeats USA Jared Donaldson 64 75 First-round results: Daniil Medvedev Defeats (5) Sam Querrey 63 75 (7) Richard Gasquet Defeats Frances Tiafoe 57 76(4) 63 Thomas Fabbiano Defeats Franko Skugor...

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 was justified. Eighth seed Venus...

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 looking like it’ll be the...

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:...

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 crown? Will local hero Murray...

Two intriguing finals and two predictions for finals day at the BNP Paribas Open

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The women's and men's finals at this year's BNP Paribas Open couldn't be any different. With a women's final no one would have predicted two weeks ago compared to the anticipated, blockbuster final on the men's side, the two...

2017 French Open Day 7 Preview: Murray, Del Potro and Halep on Deck

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New coach. New team. No matter. Try as he might, Novak Djokovic still can’t escape the hiccups. Having seemed to try everything short of doing a headstand while humming the theme song to Welcome Back Kotter, Djokovic we saw on...

Contact Point

Sabalenka Wins Abu Dhabi Event; Hurkacz Claims Delray Beach Title; De...

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Abu Dhabi WTA Women's Tennis Open—ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES No. 4 seed Aryna Sabalenka captured her third-straight title on Tour on Wednesday, defeating Veronika...