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Feb/24

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Curious American Coaching Partnerships

There are several American players with curious coaching partnership which make one wonder if they are maximizing their potential results. Taylor Fritz has gotten to the top ten range with Michael Russell, a career journeyman player and one of the hardest workers in ATP history. Fritz has stagnated around no. 10 in the world for […] Continue to read full article...

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Sep/23

24

Rod Laver Talks Tennis

Rod Laver, the winner of eleven Grand Slam singles titles and the Grand Slam of 1962 and 1969, was active on Twitter today sharing some of his thoughts and views… Continue to read full article...

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Sep/23

6

Shelton Steals The Big Foe Show At US Open

Last night was supposed to be the Big Foe Show on Arthur Ashe Stadium at US Open. Even the Harvard expert James Blake, in his pre-match analysis, expected veteran and top ten ace Frances Tiafoe to give a lesson to the 20 year old upstart Ben Shelton. But somebody forget to give the memo to […] Continue to read full article...

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Aug/23

24

John McEnroe 2023 US Open Analysis

John McEnroe zoom interview for ESPN’s 2023 US Open coverage sound bytes… “I would also say Novak (Djokovic)’s in an incredible spot. I think he’s handled it incredibly well, actually. The fact that he’s passed (Rafael) Nadal and (Roger) Federer is amazing, and the way he looks, he looks like he’s going to win multiple […] Continue to read full article...

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Aug/23

17

USA Davis Cup Team Named

Major changes were made to the United States Davis Cup team following its unceremonious 2022 ouster. Top ranked American Taylor Fritz and Jack Sock will not be returning to Davis Cup duty in 2023. The team will consist of Frances Tiafoe, Tommy Paul, Mackenzie McDonald, Austin Krajicek and Rajeev Ram who were named to the […] Continue to read full article...

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Frances Tiafoe was in a horrid slump in early 2020. He started the year off ranked 47 but lost first round three tournaments in a row, to Marton Fucsovics, Michael Ymer and Daniil Medvedev at AO. Foe won a round at Newport Beach Challenger vs Alejandro Tabilo but lost to Denis Istomin. Then in Dallas […] Continue to read full article...

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Jun/23

18

Stuttgart Stakes

The stakes are high at the Boss Open final in Stuttgart today. Winning the title in Stuttgart is very important for American Frances Tiafoe as it would result in his ATP Top 10 debut and it would be his third ATP title on a third surface. For Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff if he wins today vs […] Continue to read full article...

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May/23

4

Eight Americans In Top 50 ATP

American tennis continues to ascend into a position to establish “superpower” status again like the golden age of the 90s. Taylor Fritz is tops at no. 10 but hot on his heels is his pal at no. 11 Frances Tiafoe. The two 25 year olds are separated by 420 ranking points. The third highest ranked […] Continue to read full article...

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Frances Tiafoe won his second career ATP title yesterday at US Men’s Clay Court Championships in Houston but there’s a lot more to the story than just the final win vs. Tomas Martin Echeverry 76 76. On March 26 a very important figure in Tiafoe’s life passed away. Ken Brody was the man who funded […] Continue to read full article...

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Apr/23

5

Tiafoe vs Johnson Showdown In Houston

Houston quarterfinal Frances Tiafoe vs Steve Johnson is going to be clash of two American titans on differing career trajectories The 33 year old ranked 152 is desperately trying to save his career against the no. 2 American ranked 15 now. The two have played each other twice before. First match was in Houston 2018, […] Continue to read full article...

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