Over the past few days leading up to the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, Andy Murray took part in the draw ceremony. Also, Marin Cilic and Ivan Ljubicic practiced with kids on a mini-tennis court. (Photos: ATP World Tour)
Gilles Simon signed autographs and posed for pictures with fans (and the Corona girls) at the Corona Beach House at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami today.
Many of the ATP and WTA players at the Sony Ericsson Open collected money in the stands tonight for their “Tennis Family Relief for Japan 2011″ initiative.
We are gathered here to pay respects to those Sony Ericsson Open seeded men who lost their battles with lower-ranked players today. Stanislas Wawrinka The 12th seed was defeated by Marcel Granollers 6-0, 6-7, 6-3. His parting gift to the Spaniard? A hearty bagel. Fernando Verdasco The 9th seed was defeated by Pablo Andujar 3-6, […]
What fun it is to recap the happenings of a fantastic tournament. The BNP Paribas Open had an overall attendance this year of 350,086, with millions watching worldwide as we had comebacks, upsets and ultimately saw Novak Djokovic and Caroline Wozniacki capture the singles titles. I referenced Katy Perry’s “Hot ‘N Cold” to wrap-up the […]
Unlike last year, this isn’t a fluke. Caroline Wozniacki and Novak Djokovic are putting exclamation points on their already fruitful careers. Next on Caroline’s list? A Grand Slam. Next on Novak’s? The No.1 ranking. Hop on and enjoy the ride. (Photos: AP)
Defeat Roger Federer for a third straight time this year – check. Notch another win for a 19-0 winning streak this season – check. Advance to the final of the first master of the year – check. Capture the No.2 ranking – check. Roar – check. (Photos: Getty Images/AP)
Doubles specialists beware: The top four ATP Singles players are also playing doubles in Indian Wells and it doesn’t matter how good you are in doubles – these guys are on top for a reason. M. Lopez/Nadal def.  Fyrstenberg/Matkowski Federer/Wawrinka def.  Mirnyi/Nestor Djokovic/Troicki def. Chela/Monaco Murray/Murray def. Melo/Soares So what does this tell […]
A few teams had already clinched their Davis Cup ties yesterday. Today for some, it was do or don’t. In terms of Davis Cup, 5-0 is domination, 4-1 is a triumph, but 3-2? That calls for some of this: Andrey Golubev (above) upset world No.7 Tomas Berdych 7-5, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 in the fourth rubber […]
Ahoy maties! Cap’n Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 6-3, 6-3 to win the Dubai Duty Free title, blimey! He really heaved ho in both sets to break Roger, really made him walk the plank and gave him no chances to get back into the match. Avast ye – Nole, seen above with his booty, has […]