1. Novak Djokovic's Keys to Victory vs. Lukas Lacko in 1st Round of Australian Open

    Three-time defending Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic will begin his pursuit of a fourth consecutive title Down Under against world No. 90 Lukas Lacko in the first round of the Happy Slam...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 8 months ago 2,031 reads 13 comments

  2. Australian Open 2014: Championship Odds & Predictions for Top Contenders

    Given its position so early in the 2014 season, the Australian Open is often the most difficult of the four Grand Slams to handicap and predict...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 8 months ago 12,632 reads 28 comments

  3. Australian Open 2014 Draw Results: Full List of Seedings and Brackets

    Defending Australian Open champions Novak Djokovic and Victoria Azarenka will defend their respective Grand Slam titles as No. 2 seeds this January...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 8 months ago 41,392 reads 77 comments

  4. Top 10 Storylines to Follow at the Australian Open

    For most of the world, watching the Australian Open is a welcome reprieve from winter. The vibrant blue courts radiate heat even through the TV, and the energy at the appropriately nicknamed Happy Slam is unique in the sport...

    Abbey Chase Written by Abbey Chase about 8 months ago 970 reads 3 comments

  5. Best-Case Scenarios for Top Stars of Men's Tennis in 2014

    The top men's tennis players often tip their hands when it comes to best-case scenarios. Consider the coaching carousel that took place just before the beginning of the 2014 season...

    Jeffrey Ruth Written by Jeffrey Ruth about 9 months ago 6,823 reads 104 comments

  6. Mubadala Championships 2013: What to Expect from Tourney Final

    Novak Djokovic may be adjusting his training, but he still will have too much talent for the steady David Ferrer at the 2013 Mubadala World Tennis Championship...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 9 months ago 1,281 reads 1 comments

  7. Federer-Nadal-Djokovic Tennis Generation Will Suddenly Be Replaced

    Right now, it seems absurd to suggest that the golden generation of Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will end anytime soon...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 17,375 reads 158 comments

  8. Novak Djokovic Appoints Boris Becker as Surprise Head Coach

    Novak Djokovic has unexpectedly hired tennis legend Boris Becker as his head coach at the onset of an important year for the Serbian star. As reported on Djokovic 's official website , the world No...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 9 months ago 11,353 reads 79 comments

  9. Is Stanislas Wawrinka Ready to Defeat Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal?

    He battled Novak Djokovic in two very memorable matches in 2013, but can Stanislas Wawrinka defeat the elite players for a Grand Slam title in 2014? It’s a lot to ask for Switzerland’s overshadowed second son...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 7,472 reads 40 comments

  10. Novak Djokovic Narrowly Missed Epic 2013 Tennis Season

    Nobody needs to tell Novak Djokovic the thin line between greatness and legend on tennis' ATP tour. For the past three years, the Serbian champion has dominated the No. 1 ranking and captured five Grand Slam titles...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 10,713 reads 171 comments

  11. Men's Tennis Players with the Most to Prove in 2014

    Even though awards and accolades for 2013 are still pouring in, the 2014 tennis season is mere weeks away. Every player enters a new season with goals and pressure to play well. However, some have more to prove than others...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 6,648 reads 11 comments

  12. Most Memorable Tennis Match for Each Year of Federer-Nadal-Djokovic Era

    2013 was another year of tennis dominance for Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic . These two champions have continued an astonishing decade of excellence that began with Roger Federer 's greatness...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 15,193 reads 108 comments

  13. Rafael Nadal Beats Novak Djokovic in Penalty Shootout at the Bombonera

    Rafael Nadal may have lost to Novak Djokovic in the ATP World Tour Finals earlier this month, but the Spaniard has extracted a measure of revenge by beating the Serb in a penalty shootout in Argentina...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 10 months ago 13,869 reads 95 comments

  14. Novak Djokovic's 2013 Highlights as Season Draws to a Close

    Although he finishes the calendar ranked as only the world's second, it's been another superstar year for Novak Djokovic , who rivalled Rafael Nadal for the top spot every step of the way...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 10 months ago 3,474 reads 81 comments

  15. Novak Djokovic Smart to Sit Saturday's Doubles to Prepare for Sunday's Singles

    The 2013 Davis Cup is entering the final stretch of play, and Novak Djokovic made a smart decision when he opted to sit Saturday's doubles match in order to prepare for Sunday's singles match against Czech Tomas Berdych ...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 10 months ago 2,088 reads 14 comments

  16. Novak Djokovic's Keys to Victory vs. Tomas Berdych in 2013 Davis Cup Final

    There'll be much more than points and prize money at stake when Novak Djokovic and Tomas Berdych go head-to-head on the final day of 2013 Davis Cup action on Sunday in Belgrade...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 10 months ago 1,286 reads 6 comments

  17. Novak Djokovic Must Use Davis Cup to Continue Building Momentum for 2014

    Since losing the No. 1 overall ranking to Rafael Nadal, Serbian tennis superstar Novak Djokovic has been unstoppable. He's won all four tournaments that he's participated in and has defeated every active big name he could possibly come across...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 10 months ago 2,227 reads 5 comments

  18. Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic Defined 2013, and 2014 Will Be Equally Epic

    For most of 2013, the ATP World Tour was a two-man show. Appropriately, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic ended the year facing off in the last match of 2013, the final of the ATP World Tour Finals in London...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 10 months ago 7,369 reads 124 comments

  19. Novak Djokovic's Domination over Rafael Nadal Proves He's World's Best

    Novak Djokovic is the best in the world. This much Djokovic proved with his absolute dismantling of Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-4 at the 2013 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals: ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 7,819 reads 235 comments

  20. Nadal vs. Djokovic: Easy Victory by the Djoker Sets Up Power Shift in 2014

    Rafael Nadal owned the 2013 season on the ATP World Tour, but Novak Djokovic got the last laugh. Djokovic easily took down Nadal, 6-3, 6-4, in the ATP World Tour Finals ...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 10 months ago 5,481 reads 61 comments

  21. Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic: Score and Recap from 2013 ATP World Tour Finals

    For the third time in his career, Novak Djokovic has won the ATP World Tour Finals to end the season. The 26-year-old defeated Rafael Nadal in straight sets, 6-3, 6-4, on Monday in London...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 12,930 reads 192 comments

  22. ATP World Tour Finals 2013 Results: Day 8 Score, Highlights and Recap

    The ATP World Tour Finals ended with a matchup of the two best players in the world, and Novak Djokovic was able to come out on top with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Rafael Nadal ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 2,515 reads 41 comments

  23. Novak Djokovic's Clash with Rafael Nadal Will Be Fitting End to Season

    In a year-end tournament that is supposed to pit the most dominant players of the season against each other, it's only appropriate that the two men who have lapped the rest of the field meet in the final...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 10 months ago 2,646 reads 35 comments

  24. Biggest Takeaways from the 2013 ATP World Tour Awards

    The ATP World Tour Awards are less notable than the Oscars, but more significant than the typical high school "most likely" honors. These annual year-end awards in pro tennis garner little media attention...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 11 months ago 6,876 reads 71 comments

  25. Novak Djokovic Should Be Confident Despite Rafael Nadal Taking World No. 1 Spot

    After beating Stanislas Wawrinka in straight sets on Thursday, it was all eyes on Rafael Nadal who, by securing his place at the 2013 ATP World Tour Finals, ensured that he would be ending the year ranked as world No...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 months ago 1,931 reads 25 comments