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Andy Roddick, The Relentless Professional, Achieves Newport Lore At The International Tennis Hall of...

As far as attributes go, Andy Roddick, who will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport on Saturday, has always been world-class. His all-time great serve, which helped him win 32 tour-level titles and...

Ferrer To Meet Dolgopolov For Båstad Crown | ATP World Tour

David Ferrer recorded his 25th match win at the SkiStar Swedish Open on Saturday, where he hopes to claim his third title at the beach resort tournament against Alexandr Dolgopolov. It will be Ferrer’s first ATP World Tour...

Community, Culture & Clay: The Hague Open Celebrates 25 Years | ATP World Tour

On the ATP Challenger Tour, some of the most successful tournaments are those that integrate local community and culture into the fabric of the event's identity. The Hague Open has embraced this concept since the tournament was founded...

In Newport, Roddick Talks Federer Dominance, What Happened To His Trophies | ATP World...

Andy Roddick has had a busy start to his induction weekend at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport. He toured the museum on Friday, checking out his own exhibit as well as the rest of the...

Dodig Ousts Top Seed Goffin In Umag | ATP World Tour

Ivan Dodig used home soil to his advantage, ousting top seed David Goffin 7-5, 6-3 to reach the semi-finals of the Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag on Friday. The 32-year-old Zagreb native fired five aces to advance in...

Ilie Nastase: Romanian given four-year ban for racist Serena Williams slur

However, the 70-year-old Nastase will be able to attend any of the four tennis majors because they "lie outside the jurisdiction of the International Tennis Federation," the ITF said.During the tie, Nastase, the Romanian team captain, made...

ATP Firsts: Aussie Matthew Ebden, first-time ATP World Tour semi-finalist at Newport | ATP...

Matthew Ebden has never experienced a run like it. The 29-year-old Aussie won his fifth match in as many days on Thursday to reach his first ATP World Tour semi-final at the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open...

Gojowczyk Ousts Newport Defending Champ | ATP World Tour

Peter Gojowczyk ousted Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open defending champion and second seed Ivo Karlovic, saving a match point en route to a tight 7-6(5), 6-7(1), 7-6(4) victory on Thursday. "I'm very happy. It's my second ,"...

Dutra Silva Ousts Monfils In Umag | ATP World Tour

Rogerio Dutra Silva reached his first ATP World Tour quarter-final this season after ousting second seed Gael Monfils 7-6(5), 4-6, 6-3 on Thursday at the Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag. The Brazilian, who is currently ranked at a...

Spaniards Set Up Båstad Re-Match; Khachanov Saves 2 M.P. | ATP World Tour

Defending champion Albert Ramos-Vinolas set up a repeat of last year’s all-Spanish final at the SkiStar Swedish Open on Thursday. Ramos-Vinolas beat Verdasco 6-3, 6-4 in the 2016 title match, but is 2-4 overall in their FedEx ATP...

Stars Soak Up Tennis History In Newport | ATP World Tour

Follow all the latest off-court action on MyATP! Download the app for iPhone or Android and visit MyATP.com  SkiStar Swedish Open - Bastad, Sweden Home hopes and #NextGenATP Swedes Elias Ymer and Mikael Ymer took a ride through the city...

With Improved Mindset, American John Isner Makes Winning Return To Grass In Newport |...

You could have forgiven John Isner if he would have stayed off grass for 11 months. During his ninth showing at The Championships, Wimbledon, earlier this month, the World No. 21 suffered one of his most “disappointing” losses...

Goffin Makes Winning Comeback In Umag | ATP World Tour

Top seed David Goffin enjoyed a winning return to action on Wednesday at the Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag as he defeated qualifier Attila Balazs 6-4, 6-7(7), 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals in Umag. The Belgian was back on...

Karlovic Opens Newport Title Defence | ATP World Tour

Second seed Ivo Karlovic got his title defence off to a strong start on Wednesday at the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open as he defeated Denis Kudla 6-4, 6-4 in the second round in Newport. The Croatian was...

Ferrer Stays Perfect Against Brown In Bastad | ATP World Tour

David Ferrer maintained his perfect FedEx ATP Head2Head record against Dustin Brown, improving to a 5-0 mark on Wednesday at the SkiStar Swedish Open. In front of Swedish greats, who had come to the beach resort in celebration...

Challenger Chronicles: Tsitsipas’ Day Off In Scheveningen | ATP World Tour

Stefanos Tsitsipas is soaring towards the Top 100 of the Emirates ATP Rankings in 2017 and continues his quest for a maiden Challenger title this week at The Hague Open in Scheveningen, Netherlands. Coming off his first main...

Federer Named Among SI’s ‘Fashionable 50’ | ATP World Tour

It’s not just on the court that Roger Federer is making waves. The Swiss superstar has been named in Sports Illustrated’s ‘Fashionable 50’ once again, joining the likes of Serena Williams, Tom Brady, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lewis Hamilton...

Two-Time Champion David Ferrer Seeks A Third Crown At SkiStar Swedish Open | ATP...

Two-time champion David Ferrer successfully transitioned from grass to clay on Tuesday, beating Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis 6-3, 6-4 to move into the second round at the SkiStar Swedish Open in Bastad. The eighth-seeded Ferrer, who won the title...

Kenny De Schepper Beats Benoit Paire To Take French Battle In Umag | ATP...

French qualifier Kenny De Schepper won 86 per cent of his first-serve points to upset his seventh-seeded countryman Benoit Paire 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 on Tuesday at the Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag. The 30-year-old De Schepper will next play...

#NextGenATP Akira Santillan Celebrates Milestone Win | ATP World Tour

#NextGenATP Aussie Akira Santillan made it look easy. Going for his first ATP World Tour win, the 20-year-old right-hander dismissed #NextGenATP American Michael Mmoh 6-1, 6-2 on Tuesday at the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open in Newport. 6...

What Everyone Overlooks About Roger Federer & Rafael Nadal’s Game | ATP World Tour

What are Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal doing better than anyone else this year? Second serves. Federer and Nadal are the first two players to book their spots at the Nitto ATP Finals, to be held 12-19 November at The...

Roger Federer: Twentieth grand slam title at US Open would be ‘a joke’

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Kudla Wins All-American Battle In Newport | ATP World Tour

Denis Kudla came out on top against fellow American Mitchell Krueger on Monday at the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open, advancing to the second round with a 6-4, 5-7, 6-0 win. Next up for Kudla is second seed...

Cecchinato Upsets Simon In Umag | ATP World Tour

Marco Cecchinato recorded the first upset of the Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag, defeating fifth seed Gilles Simon in the opening round 6-1, 3-6, 6-1 on Monday. "I'm very happy for this match because it was against one of...

Laaksonen Advances In Bastad | ATP World Tour

Henri Laaksonen is the first main draw winner at the SkiStar Swedish Open after defeating local favourite and #NextGenATP player Mikael Ymer 7-6(5), 7-5 on Monday. Ymer served for the opening set twice and was unable to convert on...

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