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Sonego Shocks Djokovic In Vienna

STARNBERG/VIENNA, October 30, 2020 Lorenzo Sonego headlined Friday’s quarterfinal action at the Erste Bank Open in Vienna by knocking out top seed Novak Djokovic 6-2, 6-1 to celebrate the biggest win of his career. The lucky loser from Turin has […]

Mannarino Leads Semi-Finals Line-Up At Astana Open

STARNBERG, October 30, 2020 No. 3 seed Adrian Mannarino has reached his first semi-final of the season and will lead Saturday’s line-up at the Astana Open in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. The World No. 39 from France defeated US-American Mackenzie McDonald 6-1, […]

From Qualies To Q’finals, Ruusuvuori Thriving In Nur-Sultan

WASHINGTON, October 30, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) At 21, Emil Ruusuvuori is Finland’s highest-profile tennis player since Jarkko Nieminen in a nation of 5.5 million inhabitants, known more for its Arctic Lapland wilderness and ski resorts. In fact, he’s one […]

Thiem Cruises Into Vienna Quarterfinals

STARNBERG/VIENNA, October 29, 2020 Home favourite Dominic Thiem continues his quest for a second straight Vienna title by reaching the quarterfinals of the Erste Bank Open. The No. 2 seed of the ATP 500 event eased past Cristian Garin of […]

Attention Tennis Players: You Can Play In Delray Beach ATP Event

DELRAY BEACH, October 29, 2020 (Press Release) A pair of qualifying wild cards for the 2021 Delray Beach Open by will be on the line during two pre-qualifying tournaments – one in November, a second in January – featuring […]

Kukushkin Knocks Out Paire In Nur-Sultan

STARNBERG, October 29, 2020 The top half of the singles draw at the Astana Open was in action on Thursday to complete the quarterfinals line-up of the ATP Tour 250 event held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. Home favourite Mikhail Kukushkin knocked […]

Dimitrov’s One Day At A Time Philosophy Paying Off

WASHINGTON, October 29, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Grigor Dimitrov has come a long way since being bed-ridden – quarantined at home in Monaco – after testing positive for Covid-19 in June, which brought the ill-fated Adria Tour of the Baltics […]

Djokovic Books Quarterfinal Berth In Vienna

STARNBERG/VIENNA, October 28, 2020 Novak Djokovic continued his quest for a record-tying sixth year-end No. 1 ranking following a 7-6(11), 6-3 win over Borna Coric of Croatia on Wednesday in the second round of the Erste Bank Open. The 33-year-old […]

Kukushkin With Successful Home Debut At Astana Open

STARNBERG, October 28, 2020 Mikhail Kukushkin and Alexander Bublik opened their home campaign on Wednesday at the Astana Open in Nur-Sultan, the first ATP Tour tournament to be held in Kazakhstan. While Kukushkin advanced to the second round thanks to […]

Tiafoe Following His Passion Around The Tennis World

WASHINGTON, October 28, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Frances Tiafoe is one of only two Americans playing in the ATP 250 Astana Open in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan this week. As he works toward improving his ranking – currently No. 64 – in hopes of […]