Cilic Clinches MercedesCup Trophy In Stuttgart

STUTTGART/STARNBERG, June 13, 2021 Marin Cilic is the champion of the 2021 MercedesCup. The 32-year-old from Croatia defeated No. 3 seed Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada in Sunday’s singles final at the Tennis Club Weissenhof. On a sunny afternoon in Stuttgart, […]

Third Doubles Major Is History-Making For Krejcikova

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 13, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) A day after she lifted the Coupe Suzanne-Lenglen trophy in honor of winning her first Grand Slam singles title at the French Open, Barbora Krejcikova returned to the Paris center stage for an […]

Bergs Wins Beeline Open, First Challenger Title On Clay

ALMATY, June 13, 2021 Zizou Bergs captured his third ATP Challenger title of the season by winning the $52,080 Beeline Open held on clay at the Tennis Center CSKA in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The 21-year-old Belgian fought past local wild card […]

Paris Fortnight Comes Down To Men’s Final

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 13, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) What began a fortnight ago with 128 players – including the Big Three of Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer all in the upper half of the draw – the French Open […]

Murray To Face Paire In Cinch Championships

LONDON, June 13, 2021 (Press Release) Five-time champion Andy Murray will play Benoit Paire in the main draw first round of the LTA’s cinch Championships, which starts on Monday. Murray, who is making his return to the ATP Tour having […]

Emotional Doubles Victory For Herbert, Mahut

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 13, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut were the home favorites at this year’s French Open. Throughout the Paris fortnight, their matches were wildly popular attractions at Stade Roland Garros. On Saturday evening, on Court […]

Krejcikova Perseveres, Wins Roland-Garros Title

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 12, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Women’s tennis crowned a first-time Grand Slam champion at the French Open in Paris Saturday afternoon. In a battle of late bloomers between the Czech Republic’s Barbora Krejcikova and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia, […]

Auger-Aliassime Returns To Stuttgart Final

STUTTGART/STARNBERG, June 12, 2021 #NextGenATP Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime and Croatian veteran Marin Cilic will play Sunday’s singles final of the MercedesCup in Stuttgart. Auger-Aliassime defeated US-American Sam Querrey 6-4, 7-5 in the opening match on Center Court. On a sunny […]

Krejcikova Eyes Rare Roland-Garros Double

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 12, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Barbora Krejcikova will begin her quest for a French Open rare double, sweeping both the singles and doubles titles, when she walks out on Court Philippe-Chatrier Saturday afternoon to face No. 31 seed […]

Djokovic Breaks Nadal’s Roland-Garros Reign

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 11, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) There’s plenty of shared history between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. Enough to fill an encyclopedia. The two future Hall of Famers have combined to create the most prolific rivalry in men’s tennis […]