Fresh, Hipper Look Begins New Era For Miami Open

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) The Miami Open presented by Itaú has a fresh, hipper look as it begins a new era for professional tennis in South Florida at Hard Rock Stadium, home of professional football’s Miami Dolphins […]

David Norfeldt Fined And Suspended For Betting On Tennis

TIU Press Release, March 18, 2019 Swedish tennis player David Norfeldt has been suspended and fined after admitting to betting on tennis, a breach of the sport’s Tennis Anti-Corruption Program (TACP). The 20-year old admitted to placing 195 bets between […]

Berankis Takes Drummondville Challenger Title

DRUMMONDVILLE, March 18, 2019 It was the top two seeds who went head-to-head for the trophy at the Challenger Banque Nationale de Drummondville. World No. 95 Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania was in search of his second ATP Challenger title of […]

Thiem Crowned Indian Wells Champion

INDIAN WELLS, March 18, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) On the day when the women’s singles final between Angelique Kerber and Bianca Andreescu kept tennisdom agog with their highly intense and driven match up, Dominic Thiem turned another page in the book mapping […]

Berrettini Wins Arizona Tennis Classic

PHOENIX, March 18, 2019 One year ago Matteo Berrettini fell to Mikhail Kukushkin in the final of the Irving Tennis Classic. On Sunday, the 22-year-old Italian got his revenge in the Arizona Tennis Classic championship match. Berrettini rallied past the […]

Pellegrino Beats Chazal To Take Istarska Rivijera Porec Title

POREC, March 18, 2019 Andrea Pellegrino of Italy is the champion of the Istarska Rivijera Porec, the first stop of a three-week clay-court swing in Croatia. The top seed of the ITF World Tennis Tour M15 event fought past unseeded […]

Baghdatis Returns To Winners’ Circle At Pingshan Open

SHENZHEN, March 17, 2019 Marcos Baghdatis is the champion of the 2019 Pingshan Open held at the Shenzhen Interntaional Tennis Center. The No. 2 seed from Cyprus battled past Stefano Napolitano of Italy in Sunday’s singles final, winning 6-2, 3-6, […]

Thiem Tames Raonic To Reach Indian Wells Final

INDIAN WELLS, March 17, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) On Saturday, the day the men’s singles semi-finals were to be played at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, the dreaded came to pass. Rafael Nadal, whose knee injury raised its ugly head […]

Kukushkin To Face Berrettini At Arizona Tennis Classic Final

PHOENIX, March 17, 2019 Mikhail Kukushkin and Matteo Berrettini will compete in Sunday’s singles final of the Arizona Tennis Classic in Phoenix. Kukushkin beat Salvatore Caruso of Italy, who knocked out top seed David Goffin in the stage of the last […]