Why Andrey Rublev is Men’s Tennis’ Most Dangerous Rising Star

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Over the years, the term ‘rising star’ has been thrown around almost every time a young exciting talent emerges on the ATP tour. We have grown accustomed to seeing a handful of young players, nowadays dubbed as the ‘NextGen’, putting together impressive strings of results, which never fails to generate immense excitement around them. Russia’s […] READ MORE


2021 ATP Tour Players to Watch – Felix Auger-Aliassime

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There’s no doubt Felix Auger-Aliassime is a talented tennis player. At just 20 years old, the young Canadian is currently ranked 21 in the world. As such, it’s no surprise he’s already made six ATP Tour finals. What is surprising though is that he is yet to win one. Winning a tour-level title is no […] READ MORE




2021 ATP Predictions: Year-End Top 10 Rankings

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Ahead of the 2021 season (read my predictions for who will win all four Grand Slams, the ATP Finals and Olympic medals here), I will be offering my predictions for the ATP year-end top 10, with a full summary of how I expect the rankings to look at the end of the year. 2021 ATP […] READ MORE


The Future Elites of Men’s Tennis

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What separates the very best from the rest?  Something unique, something special? Something which you can eyeball or put a finger on. Pete Sampras had his serve and lithe movement, Andre Agassi with his hawk-like eyesight and return, Marat Safin could blast the ball equally hard from both the forehand and backhand wing, Marcelo Rios […] 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


What to Look Out for in 2021

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2020 was an interesting season for men’s tennis, with Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal winning one Grand Slam apiece. Someone between generations finally won his first Grand Slam after coming so close at the Australian Open. A rangy Russian, who was in a bit of a funk after a brilliant 2019 season, by winning the ATP […] READ MORE



Nitto ATP Finals: Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev Semifinal

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In a virtual quarterfinal at the Nitto ATP finals on Thursday evening in London, Rafael Nadal diffused Stefanos Tsitsipas’ challenge 6-4 4-6 6-2 in just over two hours at the O2 arena to book a semifinal place in the year-ending finals for the sixth time in his career. The World No.2 double faulted at the […] READ MORE