Andrey Rublev

ATP Season Finale Opens Without Fans, Just Great Tennis

WASHINGTON/LONDON, November 15, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The Nitto ATP Finals, the most prestigious men’s tournament outside of the Grand Slams, got underway Sunday at The O2 in London for the 12th and last time. The ATP season finale has journeyed […]

Still On Fire, Andrey Rublev Is Peaking At The Right Time

WASHINGTON, October 27, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Andrey Rublev put on a clinical performance during his one-hour, 6-3, 6-2, win over No. 104 Norbert Gombos of Slovakia Monday evening to move comfortably into the second round of the ATP 500 Erste Bank […]

Vienna Main Draw Kicks Off

STARNBERG/VIENNA, October 26, 2020 The 46th edition of the Erste Bank Open is being held on its originally-scheduled dates despite an ATP Tour suspension of more than five months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The ATP 500 event has taken […]

Rublev The Great Rules Over St. Petersburg Open Crown

WASHINGTON, October 18, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Andrey Rublev stormed to his fourth ATP Tour title of the year – tying him for the lead with Novak Djokovic – after winning the ATP 500 St. Petersburg Open Sunday afternoon in Russia’s former […]

Rublev Ousts Shapovalov, Reaches Fourth ATP Final Of Year

WASHINGTON, October 17, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) World No. 10 Andrey Rublev has shown a level of consistency that’s been nothing short of amazing. Before the coronavirus shutdown the ATP Tour for five months, the 22-year-old Russian won 15 matches. Since […]

Shapovalov Sets Semifinal Clash With Rublev In St. Petersburg

WASHINGTON, October 16, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) No. 2 seed Denis Shapovalov was impressive in his third career head-to-head with fifth seed Stan Wawrinka at the ATP 500 St. Petersburg Open on Friday. With a berth in next month’s Nitto […]

Rublev Proving His Top-10 Ranking Is No Fluke

WASHINGTON, October 13, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) When No. 3 seed Andrey Rublev entered Sibur Arena for his first-round match in the ATP 500 St. Petersburg Open Tuesday evening against 79th-ranked Canadian Vasek Pospisil, he brought with him 29 match […]

Rublev Roars To Hamburg European Open Title

HAMBURG, September 27, 2020 Andrey Rublev is the champion of the 2020 Hamburg European Open. The 22-year-old from Russia outlasted No. 2 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece, winning 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 on a chilly Sunday afternoon at the Rothenbaum Tennis […]

Hamburg European Open: Semi-Finals Are Set

HAMBURG, September 25, 2020 The 32-man field at the Hamburg European Open has been whittled down to four after an exciting quarterfinal Friday at the Rothenbaum Tennis Center. In front of 2,200 spectators, Andrey Rublev opened Centre-Court action with a […]