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Nov/22

17

Tsitsipas Solves Medvedev Again

By Scoop Malinowski Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated Daniil Medvedev yesterday at the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals round robin 63 67 76, after squandering three match points in the second set and digging out of a 3-5 hole in the third set. It was the first time Tsitsipas has beaten Medvedev twice in a row, he […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

16

Djokovic Welcome To Play AO23

Australia has lifted the three year ban on nine-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic and he is cleared to play the 2023 edition of the Grand Slam of Melbourne, Australia after not being allowed to defend his title earlier this year. In January the Serbian was deported because of his decision to decline the vaccination […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

16

Tragic Nadal Says He’s “Gonna Die” Trying To Win

By Scoop Malinowski One of the most alarming and astounding quotes in the tennis world was said this week by Rafael Nadal regarding his ambition – or obsession – to once again compete at the highest level of performance that he possibly can. “I don’t know if I’m going to reach that level again. But […] Continue to read full article...

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By Bunner Smith (Note: Bunner Smith is a longtime Florida tennis coach, former college player and opponent of Bjorn Borg at the Orange Bowl.) I’ve been watching a lot of Pickleball lately ( not so much that I search it out , but because it’s everywhere on the net ) It seems like almost every […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

15

Fritz, Shapo, Norrie Headline 2023 Delray Beach

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. – Nov. 15, 2022 – When the Delray Beach Open returns February 10-19, it will mark the ATP Tour event’s 25th year at the Delray Beach Stadium & Tennis Center. A strong player field is already committing to battle at the quarter-century celebration including world top 10 player American Taylor Fritz, who just defeated […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

15

Zhang Zhuai Saved Her Career at 2016 AO

By Scoop Malinowski A forgotten story of extraordinary determination and persistence is Zhang Shuai’s incredible career-saving surge at the 2016 Australian Open. Before that, Shuai was struggling to make any impact on the WTA World Tour. Then at age 27, Shuai suddenly erupted with the best tennis of her life. Zhang started 2106 season at […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

14

Ben Shelton Rising Force

By Scoop Malinowski Ben Shelton just keeps on winning matches and titles. The 20 year old has just won his first two ATP Challenger titles back to back in Charlottesville and Knoxville, both times beating Chris Eubanks in the final. Shelton has won ten matches in a row and is now ranked 108 in the […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

12

Biofile Jason Jung Interview

By Scoop Malinowski Status: ATP no. 422. Is playing this week at Matsuyama Challenger where as a qualifier he has beaten Yosuke Watanuki and Li Tu in straight sets to reach the QF. Jung’s best ATP ranking was 114 and he has a career match record of 11-23 with career prize earnings of $1,075,356. Ht: […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

11

The Real Story Behind Novak’s Drink In Paris

By Scoop Malinowski A man named Zivota Nikolic reached out to me to explain what the real story is about the secrecy of Team Djokovic mixing Novak’s water bottle with a special, natural supplement. Zivota Nikolic is based in Fort Worth, Texas, and says he’s a “producer of organic supplements from Wild Apple in Eastern […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

10

Turin ATP Finals Groups

As expected, Rafael Nadal received another favorable “random” draw and was protected in his group by not having to face Novak Djokovic. Dating back to 2020 their last four meetings were all on clay. The last time Nadal beat Djokovic on a hard court was at 2013 US Open final 62 36 64 61. Djokovic […] Continue to read full article...

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