ATP Year in Review: #11-15, Including Gael Monfils and Milos Raonic

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Even with the the rankings freeze due to COVID-19, Milos Raonic and Pablo Carreno Busta stood out for their stellar years, rising 17 and 11 places, respectively. Others, like Gael Monfils and Denis Shapovalov, had up-and-down years due to the break. Let’s move on to recapping five Top 15 players, and all of these men should […] READ MORE


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


The best ATP players without a singles title

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Winning a title is a significant goal for all professional tennis players. It is, though, a feat which has alluded a number of established current and former ATP singles players. Former world #25 Julien Benneteau, who retired in 2018, is perhaps the most notable case. The Frenchman failed to win any of the 10 tour-level […] 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


Rio 2016: Can Anyone Prevent a Murray vs Djokovic Gold Medal Match?

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Following a number of high-profile withdrawals, the men’s singles draw for the Rio Olympics has now been finalised. Despite diminished numbers, there are still plenty of top class players in the competition. That said, can anyone prevent what seems like an inevitable gold medal match between Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic? The short answer is, […] 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



ATP Stock Watch: 2015 US Open

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The final Grand Slam of the season, the US Open, kicks off today with 49 of the top 50 in the ATP rankings taking part in the 128 player draw. Big names like Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, and Roger Federer are primed to impress and perform well, but other top players won’t be having happy […] READ MORE


Lucas Pouille Continues His Gradual Rise

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As the so-called ‘big four era’ moves towards its natural conclusion, the eyes of the tennis world are turning towards the youngsters stepping across the threshold to eventually create their own era. The age of significant progress now seems to be the early twenties with Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic and Grigor Dimitrov leading the pack. […] READ MORE