ATP Year in Review: #16-20, Including Fabio Fognini and Stan Wawrinka

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Not too many players moved into the Top 20 this year, which is understandable considering the rankings freeze. Veterans Roberto Bautista Agut and Stan Wawrinka both fell slightly, but each player had a solid season to prove that they still belong in the top-20 in their 30s. Fabio Fognini struggled throughout 2020, and he will be […] READ MORE


Olympic Tennis: Murray Fights Back in Vow for Gold

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It had the soundscape of a Davis Cup tie. British and Italian fans could be heard vying for bragging rights in Rio's tight centre court. But in this Davis Cup atmosphere, it was not to be a repeat of Fognini’s stunning 2014 Davis Cup victory. Instead, the Olympic Tennis Centre was the stage for some masterful Murray escapology. READ MORE


Best of the 2016 French Open Men's First Round

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Forecasted rain could delay the start of the 2016 French Open at Roland Garros in Paris, and that would create a flurry of activity to finish the first round matches in a reasonable amount of time. With all that said, there are a handful of intriguing opening round matchups that are worth watching on the men’s […] READ MORE


Is Nadal Still The King Of Clay?

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Rafael Nadal is often referred to as the King of Clay. Having won a current total of 46 titles on the red dirt including nine French Open titles and 19 Masters 1000 clay titles. The Spaniard is the only person to win the French Open nine times.  His success on dirt over the years has […] READ MORE



Nadal Finding Form in China, Reaches Last 4

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Third seed Rafael Nadal has been finding some much needed form this week in China, reaching the semifinals–his best result in a tournament since winning the title in Hamburg back in July. Nadal Finding Form in China, Reaches Last 4 The former World Number 1 has had a shocking year by his standards, with early […] READ MORE



Final Thoughts on US Open 2015

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At the end of a great two weeks of tennis at the 2015 US Open here are some closing thoughts. The Roof Over Arthur Ashe Stadium A tournament of this magnitude definitely needs a roof and engineers knew this one was a major undertaking. There are two problems so far with the roof: the shadows […] READ MORE