ATP Year in Review: #50-#45 Including Borna Coric

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It was quite a year in men’s tennis and as we review 2017 on the ATP World Tour we will start with the players who finished between 50-45 in the year end world rankings. Three of the six players in these slots are below the age of 23 and are potential future stars. Here is […] READ MORE


Andrey Rublev Can Build Upon a Promising 2017 Season

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2017 was mainly the season of injury blighting withdrawals coupled with Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer dominance, but rising star Andrey Rublev stepped into the limelight capturing his first ATP title, at Umag. His season started off with a 2nd round Australian Open defeat to Andy Murray and it was the grind of the Challenger […] READ MORE


Nex Gen Finals have Overdone the Rule Changes

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If you’ve been following the NextGen ATP Finals taking place this week in Milan you would have noticed an unusual scoring system, amongst many other changes. To summarize the main changes quickly and briefly they are as follows: first to four games a set, best of five sets, no ad-scoring, no let rule, electronic line […] READ MORE


Stefanos Tsitsipas Upsets David Goffin in Antwerp

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19 year old Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas recorded his first top ten win beating Belgian David Goffin 2-6 7-6(1)7-6(4) at the European Open, in Antwerp on Friday. With the win, Tsitsipas will now make his top 100 debut in the Emirates ATP rankings on Monday.Tsitsipas served for the match twice in the third set before ultimately […] READ MORE


Kokkinakis Comeback Complete

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Thanasi Kokkinakis was touted as a true rising star of the sport, being grouped with the likes of Nick Kyrgios, Alexander Zverev, and Dominic Thiem as one of the most promising up and comers. While the other young talents in the sport have been making waves on tour, Kokkinakis has been sidelined with injury, only […] READ MORE


Tommy Paul is Finding Form in Atlanta

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20 year old American Tommy Paul advanced to the quarterfinals of the BB&T Atlanta Open on Wednesday after a tough three set win over Tunisia’s Malek Jaziri 6-7(5) 6-4 6-3. After coming through qualifying, Paul has doubled his ATP main draw win total this week in Atlanta. Even though he’s considered one of the ATP’s […] READ MORE


Andrey Rublev Captures Maiden ATP World Tour Title

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Young Russian Andrey Rublev defeated fourth seeded Italian Paolo Lorenzi 6-4, 6-2 in the final of the Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag on Sunday to capture his first ATP World Tour title, becoming only the seventh lucky loser to win an ATP World Tour title. The 19-year-old made his way through to the last round […] READ MORE