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Tiafoe Ends Ferrer’s Miami Open Career

MIAMI, March 26, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) If Sunday was dominated by youngsters at the Miami Open presented by Itaú, Monday, then, belonged to the older guys – namely Roger Federer and David Ferrer. Of course, youngsters featured in the fray as […]

No. 13 Illini Sweep Purdue, 4-0

WEST LAFAYETTE, March 25, 2019 (Press Release) The No. 13 Fighting lllini men’s tennis team swept the Purdue Boilermakers, 4-0, on Sunday afternoon at the Schwartz Tennis Center in West Lafayette, Ind. Illinois improves to 9-6 overall this season and […]

Schmitz Wins Maiden ITF Singles Title In Rovinj

ROVINJ, March 24, 2019 Constantin Schmitz capped a dream week at the Istarska Rivijera with his first singles title on the ITF World Tennis Tour. The 23-year-old German defeated Jeroen Vanneste of Belgium 6-2, 6-4 in Sunday’s final at the […]

“Enfant Terrible” Kyrgios Advances To Fourth Round At Miami Open

MIAMI, March 25, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) Nick Kyrgios and Felix Auger-Aliassime dominated headlines in what was otherwise a routine Sunday of action for the men at the Miami Open presented by Itaú. Both Kyrgios and Auger-Aliassime won their respective third-round matches, […]

Polmans Wins Zhangjiagang International Challenger

ZHANGJIAGANG, March 25, 2019 Marc Polmans of Australia is the champion of the 2019 Zhangjiagang International Challenger held on the hard courts of the Tennis Academy of China Zhangjiagang Branch. The 21-year-old from Melbourne fought past No. 6 seeded Italian Lorenzo […]

Barrere Successfully Defends Lille Challenger Crown

LILLE, March 24, 2019 Gregoire Barrere successfully defended his title at the Play In Challenger Lille. The No. 3 seed of the €46,600 hard-court event defeated the tournament’s No. 2 Yannick Maden of Germany 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 in Sunday’s singles […]