• Metz and St. Petersburg previews and predictions

    September 20, 2016 17

    The season has turned from the outdoor hard courts of the United States to an indoor setting in Europe, but the more things change the more they stay the same: Dominic Thiem is playing tennis. Thiem is the No. 1 seed this week in Metz, while Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic are leading the charge in St. Petersburg. […]

Does Nadal have one final Grand Slam crown left in him?

September 23, 2016 8

Rafael Nadal suffered his latest setback by crashing out in the fourth round of the U.S. Open earlier this month. The Spaniard lost a five-set thriller to Lucas Pouille, extending his drought without reaching the final of a Grand Slam to his last 10 such competitions. […]

2017 Davis Cup World Group draw revealed

September 22, 2016 9

The International Tennis Federation announced the draw for the 2017 Davis Cup World Group on Thursday afternoon in London. Argentina and Croatia are automatically the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds as this year’s two finalists and are therefore on opposite sides of the bracket. […]

Is there finally hope for a strong core of British tennis players?

September 21, 2016 5

For too many years the hopes of Great Britain’s tennis prospects have rested firmly on the shoulders of one man. Whether it was Tim Henman in the late 1990s and early 2000s or Andy Murray since he made his breakthrough midway through the last decade, the depth of talent has not been present for Britain in the sport. […]

  • U.S. Open first-round photos

    August 31, 2016 4

    Photos from the first round of the U.S. Open, including Rafael Nadal, Juan Martin Del Potro, Marin Cilic, Benoit Paire, Alexander Zverev, John Isner, Ryan Harrison, Jared Donaldson, Monica Puig, and more. […]

Delpo after beating Djokovic

Nadal-Lopez gold medal point

U.S. Open roof construction