1. Novak Djokovic Won't Unseat Rafael Nadal as World No. 1

    With just one more tournament remaining following the Paris Masters, Novak Djokovic is in a tough spot to unseat Rafael Nadal as world No. 1 on the ATP Tour...

    Dhiren  Mahiban Written by Dhiren Mahiban about 6 months ago 5,187 reads 35 comments

  2. The Hottest Storylines in Men's Tennis for the Week of October 28

    Paris is on the docket this week, but the hottest storyline is still London. For some, the BNP Paribas Masters 1000 is the last chance to get to the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in England...

    Jeffrey Ruth Written by Jeffrey Ruth about 6 months ago 2,081 reads 26 comments

  3. Rafael Nadal's Top 10 Matches of 2013

    Rafael Nadal's storybook year has seen him come back from a career-threatening injury to reclaim the No. 1 ranking. For Nadal, 2013 will rank alongside 2008 and 2010 as one of his epic years...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 14,242 reads 45 comments

  4. Shanghai Masters 2013: Novak Djokovic Makes Case as World's Best Player

    After watching Novak Djokovic beat Juan Martin del Potro , 6-1, 3-6, 7-6, in the final of the 2013 Shanghai Masters, the tournament champion ...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 6 months ago 9,135 reads 143 comments

  5. Shanghai Masters 2013: Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal Destined for Finals Clash

    Heading into the men's semifinals at the 2013 Shanghai Masters, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are once again in position to face each other in the final...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 6 months ago 5,531 reads 12 comments

  6. Has Golden Era of Men's Tennis Ended with Nadal and Djokovic Battles?

    Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic stand alone in men's tennis. While the two superstars vie for the No. 1 ranking, the rest of the ATP has faded from relevant contention...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 10,640 reads 124 comments

  7. Rafael Nadal's Return to No. 1 Brings Added Element to Novak Djokovic Rivalry

    Novak Djokovic may have won the battle, but Rafael Nadal is winning the war. Tennis ' top two stars clashed against each other on Sunday in Beijing for the latest reprisal ...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 6 months ago 4,357 reads 48 comments

  8. Analyzing Importance of Novak Djokovic's China Open Win vs. Rafael Nadal

    For most of 2013, Rafael Nadal has dominated the ATP Tour. He's won two Grand Slams and 10 titles in total and is an astonishing 65-3 on the year, shooting to the No. 1 ranking in the world by reaching the China Open final...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 14,102 reads 169 comments

  9. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic Speak Several Ways About the No. 1 Ranking

    Is Rafael Nadal ’s return to No. 1 more important than the cautious rhetoric that seems to come up as often as another one of his break point opportunities? “I don't know what I need to do to become No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 10,812 reads 56 comments

  10. Ranking the Most Popular Rackets in Tennis Today

    The phrases "most popular" and "tennis rackets today" do not go together—at least not across the board in the men's game...

    Jeffrey Ruth Written by Jeffrey Ruth about 7 months ago 21,630 reads 9 comments

  11. Novak Djokovic Pops Question, Reportedly Engaged to Girlfriend Jelena Ristic

    Thanks to reports from Serbia, fans of Novak Djokovic and his longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic can exclaim, "Finally!" In Serbia (h/t The Big Lead ) reports the 26-year-old ...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 7 months ago 9,188 reads 26 comments

  12. The Hottest Storylines in Men's Tennis for the Week of September 23

    It's a milestone week in men's tennis. World No. 1 Novak Djokovic gains entry into some lofty company when it comes to top players in history, though he won't have much time to enjoy himself...

    Jeffrey Ruth Written by Jeffrey Ruth about 7 months ago 7,899 reads 17 comments

  13. When Will Rafael Nadal's Reign at No. 1 Start and How Long Will It Last?

    Rafael Nadal is ready to take the ATP World No. 1 ranking at the China Open in Beijing on October 7. Currently, Nadal (10,860) trails Novak Djokovic (11,120) by 260 points ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 22,666 reads 318 comments

  14. How Novak Djokovic Can Follow Rafael Nadal's Blueprint and Dominate in 2014

    Novak Djokovic may have lost the 2013 U.S. Open to Rafael Nadal , but he doesn’t have to accept it. He knows he had his opportunities to win but let them flutter away in the wind while his scowling rival refused to lose...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 7,525 reads 237 comments

  15. Djokovic, Federer and Nadal: No Young Talent Can Scale Their Heights

    Let's not get ahead of ourselves. With the dust just settling at Flushing Meadows following this year's U.S. Open, now is the time for celebrating the victory of Rafael Nadal ...

    Jon Naylor Written by Jon Naylor about 7 months ago 4,360 reads 21 comments

  16. Novak Djokovic Remains on Legendary Career Path Despite Loss to Rafael Nadal

    In what can only be described as a tension-filled match, Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 to win the 2013 U.S. Open title. It was a legendary win for Nadal, who moved into third all-time with 13 Grand Slam championship wins.

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 7 months ago 3,262 reads 31 comments

  17. Power Ranking the Top 20 Men's Tennis Players After U.S. Open 2013

    Rafael Nadal may have won the 2013 U.S. Open title, but Novak Djokovic is still the No. 1 ranked player in the world. The final showed some of their best tennis, and that both players are far ahead of the rest of the ATP tour...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 49,104 reads 80 comments

  18. What Novak Djokovic's Loss to Rafael Nadal Means for Remainder of 2013

    Novak Djokovic 's loss to Rafael Nadal at the 2013 U.S. Open is much more than just another loss. The defeat means that for the second straight year the top-ranked Serbian ...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 7 months ago 6,074 reads 23 comments

  19. Watch: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic Endure 54-Shot Rally During US Open Final

    Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic endured an epic 54-shot rally during the second set of their US Open final on Monday. After Nadal took the first set, Djokovic was in determined mood as the second began to take shape...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 7 months ago 12,812 reads 13 comments

  20. Djokovic vs. Nadal US Open 2013 Men's Final: Live Score and Highlights

    No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal has defeated top seed Novak Djokovic to capture his second title at the U.S. Open...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 56,988 reads 74 comments

  21. US Open Tennis 2013: Key Statistics in Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic Rivalry

    The best current rivalry in men's tennis will resume on Monday night when No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic takes on No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal for the 2013 U.S. Open title. This is the 37th meeting between the two men...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 7 months ago 1,583 reads 16 comments

  22. US Open Men's Final 2013: Keys to Success for Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal

    Tennis fans will get exactly what they want on the final Monday of the 2013 U.S. Open when top-ranked superstars Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal face off in the men's championship for the third time in four years...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 7 months ago 738 reads 0 comments

  23. US Open Men's Final 2013: Why Rafael Nadal Will Top Novak Djokovic in Epic Clash

    Since 2010, Rafael Nadal (six) and Novak Djokovic (five) have combined to win 11 of the 15 available Grand Slam titles...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 1,565 reads 6 comments

  24. Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic: Full Preview for 2013 US Open Men's Final

    It's the matchup everyone has wanted to see, so here's a preview of the men's 2013 U.S. Open final between No. 1 Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Rafael Nadal ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 7 months ago 7,329 reads 26 comments

  25. Novak Djokovic vs. Rafael Nadal: What US Open Win Would Mean for Both Stars

    The epic clash of the titans that fans have waited two weeks for has finally arrived. On Monday afternoon, top-ranked Novak Djokovic will face off against second-seeded Rafael Nadal in the 2013 U...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 1,059 reads 4 comments