The Final Word on the Madrid Open 2021

In the Cauldron of the Caja Magica in Madrid we have seen some fantastic tennis, surprises and some leaving with more questions than answers. Daniil “I hate this surface” Medvedev World No.2 Daniil Medvedev’s love but mostly hate relationship with the clay courts continued in Madrid this time around. For the first time in his... Continue Reading →

6-4 6-0, Carlos Alcaraz picks up his first Masters 1000 victory at home in Madrid

There are times in tennis when you just have to sit, watch and applaud and Monday afternoon in Madrid was one of those as 17 year old Carlos Alcaraz put on a show at the Caja Magica on his Madrid Open debut to win his first match at Masters 1000 level. The Spaniard's opponent was... Continue Reading →

Monte-Carlo Review

The Monte Carlo Country Club, where dreams are made in one of the most beautiful picturesque settings in world tennis. The best in men's tennis come to Monaco to kick off their clay court season in style, despite no crowds we saw memories made, unexpected results and a new champion. Stefanos Tsitsipas "It all start... Continue Reading →

Friday in Monte-Carlo

As the finale on Sunday edges closer we will officially have a new Masters 1000 champion on Sunday but before semi-finals kick off on Saturday, who got there and how? Casper takes out defending champion Fabio After I praised such a strong start to his week and did say he had not been tested but... Continue Reading →

Thursday in Monte-Carlo

Dan Evans stuns Novak Djokovic Where else do we start? British number one Dan Evans who hadn't won a match on clay before this week in 1448 days but is now through to the final eight of a Masters 1000 for the first time in his career. It was a fascinating match which saw Dan... Continue Reading →

Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters

It is one of my favourite times of year, hard tennis has come to an end until the end of July and around Europe the covers come off the clay courts and it all kicks off at the Monte Carlo Country Club. It is one of the dream locations for tennis in the world on... Continue Reading →

Rafael Nadal has a more comfortable draw than most but has spent his week getting comfy on the bench however, his back is causing him discomfort, how ready is he for the Australian Open?

Some will say 20 time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal has a comfy draw in Melbourne. Not just is Novak Djokovic on the other side of the draw but so is Sascha Zverev and Dominic Thiem. No doubt it is a bit of an easier pathway knowing you will only potentially have to play one... Continue Reading →

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