Qualifiers vs Seeds in First Round at Wimbledon

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Among the 128 players in a Grand Slam singles event–like Wimbledon, the 32 top entrants are seeded. Tournaments organizers seed these stars so the best players avoid each other in the early rounds. The #1 and #2 seeds are placed in opposite halves of the draw to ensure they do not meet until the final […] READ MORE



Four Men to Watch in Wimbledon Qualifying Draw

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While it feels like Roland Garros just concluded, in professional tennis, the calendar waits for no one. The Wimbledon men’s qualifying draw will kick off this week in Roehampton! With grass as much more of a “novelty” surface nowadays, the players that stand out in this draw might not be the same as other surfaces. […] READ MORE


French Open Men’s Watchability Power Rankings, Monday Edition

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On paper, Monday’s schedule at the French Open is more loaded than Sunday’s, at least on the men’s side. Pablo Andujar’s gargantuan upset over reigning US Open champion Thiem and Alexander Zverev’s near-collapse were really unexpected. Are we in for another roller coaster ride to start the week? Stop the disrespect! David Goffin vs Lorenzo […] READ MORE



Four Players to Watch in Roland Garros Men’s Qualifying Draw

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The French Open qualifying draws are out, which means that the year’s second Major is right around the corner! But, while the main draw action doesn’t start until next Sunday, the qualifying action kicks off this week! Don’t be fooled, though, the qualifying draw contains a host of players that could make an impact next […] READ MORE


Challenger Tour Weekly Recap: South Americans Storming Europe

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Three of the four finalists on the Challenger circuit this week came from South America. While many of the clay-court specialists coming from countries like Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, etc., only peak on the Southern Hemisphere, Juan Pablo Varillas, Sebastian Baez, and Daniel Elahi Galan showed this week that it doesn’t have to be the case. […] READ MORE