1. Roger Federer's 1st-Round Form Bodes Well for French Open Fortunes

    Roger Federer kicked off his 2014 French Open with a dominant 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 triumph over Lukas Lacko on Sunday in a match that foreshadows great things for the Swiss star...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 1,358 reads 5 comments

  2. Andy Murray's Strong Showing in Rome Will Lead to Successful 2014 French Open

    Things are beginning to look up for Andy Murray . Earlier this year, Murray was making headlines due to his split with coach Ivan Lendl rather than his usual stellar play...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 months ago 867 reads 12 comments

  3. Rafael Nadal Will Win 2014 French Open Despite Recent Clay-Court Struggles

    Rafael Nadal is a stud on clay, but even that might not help in the 2014 French Open at Roland Garros given his struggles this season on the normally favorable surface...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 2 months ago 2,603 reads 10 comments

  4. French Open 2014 Draw: Seedings, Bracket Info and Predictions for Tennis Major

    The draw is out for the 2014 French Open , and it has provoked numerous talking points and exciting potential clashes leading into the start of action at Roland Garros...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 2 months ago 10,475 reads 1 comments

  5. Is There Any Hope for the American Men at the 2014 French Open?

    Roland Garros has not been kind to the Americans for the past decade. This is largely due to the style of play that American men have developed. They boast monster serves and powerful groundstrokes but lack the clay-court consistency...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 2 months ago 1,163 reads 12 comments

  6. French Open 2014: Bracket and Predictions Heading into Roland Garros

    The 2014 French Open draw has been released, revealing storylines and compelling potential matchups . It's set the stage for a few weeks of excitement at Roland Garros ...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 2 months ago 1,813 reads 4 comments

  7. French Open 2014 Draw: Bracket and Predictions for Clay Grand Slam

    Rafael Nadal will head into the 2014 French Open as the defending champion, and given his past successes at Roland Garros, one would think that he'll enjoy similar success again this time around...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 2 months ago 3,502 reads 3 comments

  8. Why It Will Be More Difficult Than Ever for Rafael Nadal to Win the French Open

    The 2014 French Open draw is out, and Rafael Nadal has no choice but to battle through a tough lineup. Roland Garros is his territory, his passion and the foundation to his all-time legacy...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 3,721 reads 206 comments

  9. French Open 2014: Breaking Down Top Men's Contenders at Roland Garros

    Rafael Nadal's monopoly over the French Open will face a swift test this year at Roland Garros. The star has won the past four French Opens while seizing eight of the past nine, ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 5,164 reads 41 comments

  10. French Open Tennis 2014: Predictions and Early Title Favorites

    The 2014 French Open men's draw will be out soon, but it's not too early to consider the contenders. The past two months have provided four important clay-court tournaments, which ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 22,994 reads 147 comments

  11. 2014 Internazionali BNL D'Italia: Takeaways from the Men's Tournament

    Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal met each other in the finals to set up their 41st career meeting. This time, it was Djokovic who came out victorious at the 2014 Rome Masters on Sunday...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 2 months ago 1,783 reads 28 comments

  12. "Struggling" Rafael Nadal Cruises into Final at Rome Masters

    Since the start of the European clay court season, almost every shred of media coverage in the world of international tennis has focused on Rafael Nadal's "struggles" on clay in 2014...

    Andrew Prochnow Written by Andrew Prochnow about 2 months ago 2,068 reads 43 comments

  13. Novak Djokovic vs. Milos Raonic: Score and Recap from 2014 Rome Masters

    Novak Djokovic fought back after dropping the opening set to defeat Milos Raonic 6-7, 7-6, 6-3 at the 2014 Rome Masters. Emerging from the fierce three-hour battle allowed him to earn a spot in the championship match on Sunday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 5,785 reads 38 comments

  14. Italian Open 2014: How Lower-Tier ATP Players Are Challenging the Top Stars

    Rome’s 2014 Italian Open is just another example of gradual change in the ATP. Never mind that top stars like Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are currently the standards, or ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 2,304 reads 14 comments

  15. Remembering Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer's Classic Match at 2006 Rome Masters

    Rome's Italian Open has produced many classic matches through the decades, but perhaps few as memorable or important as Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal in the 2006 final...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 9,242 reads 59 comments

  16. Kei Nishikori Establishes Himself as a French Open Favorite

    Rafael Nadal has suffered a couple of shock defeats the past couple of weeks. Novak Djokovic is hurt. And Stanislas Wawrinka is still showing some signs of inconsistency...

    Van Sias Written by Van Sias about 3 months ago 4,196 reads 22 comments

  17. Madrid Masters 2014: Will Rafael Nadal-Andy Murray Showdown Ever Happen?

    Just as it seemed Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal were headed for a semifinal showdown at the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open, the anticipation was released like the hiss from a newly opened can of tennis balls...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 3,913 reads 43 comments

  18. Breaking Down the Quarterfinal Matchups at the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open

    The 2014 Mutua Madrid Open lost two of its top four seeds before the tournament even started. Novak Djokovic withdrew after his right arm injury flared up yet again...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 3 months ago 3,094 reads 1 comments

  19. Is There Any Hope for Andy Murray on Clay After Disappointing 2014 Madrid Open?

    Andy Murray and clay have never been a match made in heaven. The Brit's typically great defense is sloppy and ineffective on the clay, and his footwork on the surface leaves a lot to be desired...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 3 months ago 3,647 reads 32 comments

  20. Why Rafael Nadal Will Have a Difficult Time Keeping His No. 1 Ranking in 2014

    It’s time for Rafael Nadal to really defend his No. 1 ranking. The Spaniard’s time at the top has lasted seven months, but it will end if he continues to play below ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 11,294 reads 128 comments

  21. Who Is the Real Favorite at the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open?

    Here comes the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open. If Spain's Masters 1000 tournament was a work of art, it would be a Picasso painting in all its bizarre angles and distortions...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 11,773 reads 164 comments

  22. Novak Djokovic's Ailing Wrist Threatens His Best Chance to Win the French Open

    Novak Djokovic recently downgraded the seriousness of his right wrist injury . Initially, he thought the injury might require surgery and keep him out for significant time. However, he expects to play in Madrid and Rome...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 3 months ago 19,666 reads 43 comments

  23. Breaking Down the Quarterfinal Matchups at the 2014 Portugal Open

    Tomas Berdych and Milos Raonic headlined the competitors at the 2014 Portugal Open. They have done their part by advancing to the quarterfinals. Raonic is looking for his first career title on clay and first title of 2014...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 3 months ago 1,905 reads 1 comments

  24. Why Coach Magnus Norman Is Stan Wawrinka's Secret Weapon at 2014 French Open

    The rise of Stanislas Wawrinka has the tennis world buzzing about his chances for the 2014 French Open title. He won the 2014 Australian Open and Monte Carlo Masters, and he loves to play on clay...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 7,000 reads 192 comments

  25. Takeaways from the Men's 2014 Barcelona Open

    Rafael Nadal 's early exit was the biggest story of the week at the 2014 Barcelona Open. For most players, a quarterfinal loss would be chalked up as a solid week, but not for Nadal...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 3 months ago 3,671 reads 28 comments