Can Rafael Nadal Overcome His Indoor Record at the ATP Finals?

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With the 2020 ATP Finals underway, many Rafael Nadal fans will have their fingers tightly crossed. They are hoping this is the year he picks up his first title at the year-ending championship. Considered the most important tournament besides the Grand Slams, the ATP Finals is also the biggest title to elude Nadal. The main […] READ MORE


A Look at the 2016 ATP Race To London Prior to the Shanghai Masters

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From LastWordOnTennis, by Steen Kirby. A title by Nick Kyrgios last week in the ATP 500 level Tokyo tournament, and a runner up by David Goffin in the same tournament has most likely narrowed the race for ATP World Tour finals spots to eight players seeking four remaining spots. Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka, […] READ MORE


Why Lucas Pouille is the Best Young Player on Tour

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From LastWordOnTennis, by Niall Clarke. 2016 has proven to be a breakout year for Lucas Pouille. The Frenchman was ranked 78 at the start of the year, but now after back to back Grand Slam quarterfinals and a maiden title in Metz, the 22-year-old sits at 16 in the world with a possibility of ending […] READ MORE


Dominic Thiem’s London Chances

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If a casual tennis fan, or even a more passionate fan, was asked who the wins leader on the ATP tour is in 2016, they would almost surely say Novak Djokovic or Andy Murray. Few would correctly say Dominic Thiem, who in fact is leading this season in wins with 48, over 46 for Djokovic. […] READ MORE


2016 Wimbledon Men’s Day 2 Panelist Predictions Including Verdasco vs. Tomic

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2016 Wimbledon Men’s Day 2 promises to be an exciting day of Grand Slam tennis with Verdasco vs. Tomic headlining the day, and a host of young stars, including Nick Kyrgios (against Radek Stepanek), Taylor Fritz (against Stan Wawrinka), and Dominic Thiem (against Florian Mayer) taking part in key matches. American #1 John Isner also […] READ MORE


2016 Wimbledon ATP Stock Watch

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It’s time for Wimbledon 2016, as we take a look at the men’s players who are in and out of form for the legendary grass court grand slam. Wimbledon 2016 Men’s Stock Watch Hot  5: Nicolas Mahut Embed from Getty Images Mahut has compiled a 14-2 record on grass over the last two seasons with […] READ MORE



Djokovic, Murray Win on Semifinal Day

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The final of Roland Garros is finally set as the men’s semifinal action was completed today in a rain-plagued tournament that left the men and women playing at the same time. Novak Djokovic made his fourth Roland Garros final, while Andy Murray made his first. They’ve played three times this year already, splitting two of […] READ MORE


The Rise of Dominic Thiem

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Take a pulverising single handed backhand and a strong forehand. Add heavy ground strokes along with brilliant defence. Combine it with a powerful kick serve and an aggressive baseline game. Result? A Dominic Thiem is born. His recent run to the Round of 16 at the French Open is commendable. It is quite possible that […] READ MORE


Previewing and Predicting The 2016 French Open Men's Round of 16

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The absence of Rafael Nadal, and now Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has opened up the top half of remaining men’s draw in Paris, while the bottom half is still stacked with the talented seeds. Here is a look at the round of 16 matchups, with predictions, and a preview. Previewing and Predicting The 2016 French Open Men’s […] READ MORE