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Rafa Nadal King of Clay Prince of Hard

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TweetRafa Nadal, a tennis player pigeon holed early on in his career as a clay courter has become joint second on the leader board of the world’s most prestigious hard court Major, the US Open. Rafa Nadal has now won 4 US Open titles- in 2010, 2013, 2017, and 2019. He sits alongside John McEnroe […]

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US Open 2019 Men’s Preview Djokovic on Course for USO Trophy No.4

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TweetBy the time the U.S. Open comes around each season, everything—right from the Tours to player thinktanks and entourages, businesses of the sport, the partners involved, and of course the devoted followers—is at fever pitch. And why not. One: the host city, New York City. Yes, the other cities to host a grand slam tournament […]

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Now the Chalk Dust has Settled

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TweetNow that the Chalk dust has settled on Wimbledon 2019, I’ve started eating again. Washing, too. Today, I finally put out the rubbish. Nearly a fortnight has passed since the 2019 Men’s Wimbledon final which saw Novak Djokovic defeat Roger Federer in five sets, the final one the first match in the men’s competition to […]

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Wimbledon 2019 Men’s Singles The Favorites

TweetNovak Djokovic The defending champion and four time title holder (’11, ’14, ’15, ’18) had a tumultuous end to his Roland Garros ’18 and has not played an ATP Grass warm up tournament, but if he comes to Wimbledon focused and prepared, the trophy is likely his. Djokovic sits on top of the rankings with […]

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Roland Garros 2019 Men’s Draw Breakdown

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TweetTwo days. Two whole days until Roland Garros. With plenty of players breaking through this season and a whole host of different champions on the tour, and some old favorites, players and narratives, at the fore, this Roland Garros has the potential to be one of the most historically significant and downright entertaining for a […]

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Roland Garros 2019 The Favorites A tale of two champions

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TweetWhen it comes to the Roland Garros 2019 men’s singles title, ask most tennis fans who the favorites are and they will give you two well deserved names: Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic. The Rome final will have only cemented these names on the tips of tennis fan’s tongues. Rafa Nadal, going into Rome, had […]

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Novak Djokovic Vs Lucas Pouille Australian Open Semi-final Preview

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TweetNovak Djokovic (1) Vs Lucas Pouille (28) Australian Open Semi-final Preview. Pouille and Djokovic, who practice together, have never played each other on the tour, and it’s quite the stage for their competitive introduction. Djokovic has been to the Australian Open semis 6 times and has never lost at that stage. Meanwhile, this is 24 […]

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Novak Djokovic Vs Kei Nishikori Australian Open Quarter Final Preview

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TweetAustralian Open men’s quarter-final, Novak Djokovic Vs Kei Nishikori Novak Djokovic has looked anything but the 2019 men’s singles champion in waiting on his way to his quarter final meeting with Kei Nishikori. But, here he is again, in his 10th Australian Open quarter final, beating Kreuger, Tsonga, Shapovalov and Medvedev to get there. This […]

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Australian Open Men’s preview Top Half Fourth Round

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TweetAustralian Open top half fourth round preview Novak Djokovic (1) Vs Daniil Medvedev (15) Medvedev believes he has a chance versus Djokovic, a confidence he’s taken on the back of his fellow #NextGenATP player’s victories over the world no.1 (Tsitsipas Canada; Khachanov Paris-Bercy; A.Zverev WTF) and another force, one not even Novak Djokovic can fight- the […]

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Australian Open Mens Singles Draw Breakdown and Predictions

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TweetTrust the inimitable Ogden Nash to say it like it is, “Athletes, I’ll drink to you, Or eat with you Or anything except compete with you…” Here we are then, at the start of the new year and new tennis season: sunshine and popcorn at the ready Down Under while the northern hemisphere braves winters. […]

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