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ACAPULCO, MEXICO - FEBRUARY 24:  Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria returns a shot against Filip Krajinovic of Serbia (not in frame) during a men single match as part of Telcel Mexican Open 2015 at Mextenis Stadium on February 24, 2015 in Acapulco, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)

Grigor Dimitrov: A Year of Rocky Form and Big Changes

“Our paths split. We experienced wonderful moments together. I wish her much happiness and success in life and in tennis,” said Grigor Dimitrov, on confirming his break-up with Maria Sharapova. “Now I’m concentrated entirely on the game and I’m sure the results will soon be seen… This is the summer of the new beginning for me.” After also splitting with…

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - JULY 22:  Rajeev Ram of USA hits the ball during a match against Alejandro Falla of Colombia as part of Claro Open Colombia 2015 at Centro de Alto Rendimiento on July 22, 2015 in Bogota, Colombia. (Photo by Felipe Caicedo/VizzorImages/LatinContent/Getty Images)

Rajeev Ram’s Banner Year

When Ivo Karlovic’s low backhand slice clipped the top of the net and fell to ground, Rajeev Ram slowly exhaled a long breath, looked up to the sky, took a few steps, then calmly made his way to the net. His eyes blinked methodically as the realization of his 2nd Newport Hall of Fame Trophy (and 2nd ATP Tour Title)…

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Bernard Tomic “in talks” to make Davis-Cup Return for Australia

Controversial Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic; 22, is thought to be “in talks” with Tennis Australia and is being reconsidered in the line-up for their next Davis Cup tie against Great Britain in September, despite the youngster being dropped from the team and consequent arrest in last week. The 22-year-old was arrested last week in Miami after he was involved…

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 30:  Mardy Fish of the United States celebrates match point after his men's singles second round match against Nikolay Davydenko of Russia on Day Four of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 30, 2012 in the Flushing neigborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mardy Fish To Retire After US Open

On Wednesday Mardy Fish announced via Twitter he will be retiring from professional tennis after the U.S. Open. Fish has publicly discussed his struggles with severe anxiety over the last few years, which has kept him from being able to compete.

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 06:  Denis Kudla of the United States plays a backhand in his Gentlemen's Singles Fourth Round match against Marin Cilic of Croatia during day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2015 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Will Denis Kudla’s Success Spur on Others?

Over the past year, much has been made of the upcoming crop of young teenage talent in American men’s tennis. With American juniors winning prestigious titles like Wimbledon, Orange Bowl, Roehampton, and Eddie Herr Jr comes much attention, scrutiny, and buzz from both the tennis media and hardcore social media fans on Twitter and Facebook. Noah Rubin, Francis Tiafoe, Tommy Paul,…

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 05:  Andrey Rublev of Russia plays against Francis Tiafoe of the United States on Day Twelve of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 5, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

ATP Young Guns Play Pivotal Role in Davis Cup Weekend Drama

This weekend Davis Cup action took place worldwide, and the young guns of the ATP world tour played a pivotal role in the results. This year has been the canary in the coalmine for a changing of the guard on the ATP World Tour, as the next generation of talents is coming into their own, and in Slams, ATP tournaments,…

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Does Anyone Care About Pan Am Tennis?

The Pan American games of 2015 are taking place in Toronto, Canada over the next two weeks. Most Torontonians are unaware of the magnitude of the games with over 7,000 athletes from 41 countries participating, and are primarily concerned that the HOV (high occupancy vehicle) lanes now require three occupants in the car as opposed to the normal two. Does…

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