1. The Most Important Dates on the Tennis Calendar Before the 2015 French Open

    No sooner does it feel like the new tennis season has only just got going again after a brilliant Australian Open, there is now almost a four-month gap until the next Slam at Roland Garros ...

    Brett Curtis Written by Brett Curtis about 1 month ago 5,482 reads 19 comments

  2. Big 4 Era in Men's Tennis Officially Over: It's Novak Djokovic and Everyone Else

    A couple of years ago there was a festival of heavy metal music featuring the "Big Four": Metallica , Megadeth , Slayer and Anthrax. That's no Big Four. That's Metallica and everybody else...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 1 month ago 9,094 reads 142 comments

  3. Rafael Nadal: The Best Is Yet to Come

    Apparently it's time to write off Rafael Nadal ...again. Nadal lost this past week to Tomas Berdych during the quarterfinals of the 2015 Australian Open ...

    Andrew Prochnow Written by Andrew Prochnow about 1 month ago 12,980 reads 16 comments

  4. Australian Open 2015 Results: Winners, Scores, Stats from Day 9 Singles Bracket

    Could Day 9 of the Australian Open have been any more shocking? Of the four top-seeded players going into the day, two were dropped by lower-ranked opponents. Of course, No...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 1,519 reads 0 comments

  5. The Best Moments from the 1st Week at the 2015 Australian Open

    It was a brilliant first week in Melbourne at the Australian Open , with enough shocks to keep everyone on their toes, ample hotly contested encounters to keep everyone entertained ...

    Brett Curtis Written by Brett Curtis about 1 month ago 1,510 reads 1 comments

  6. What Rafael Nadal's Loss to Tomas Berdych Means for 2015 French Open

    Rafael Nadal reached the Australian Open final in each of his last two trips to the event but came up short of that high standard in 2015. He was knocked out of the tournament by Tomas Berdych in the quarterfinals in 6-2, 6-0, 7-6(5) fashion...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 5,509 reads 27 comments

  7. Rafael Nadal vs. Tomas Berdych: Score, Reaction from 2015 Australian Open

    Tomas Berdych finally figured out how to best Rafael Nadal , and he did so in emphatic fashion. The World No...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 23,765 reads 121 comments

  8. 2015 Australian Open: Ranking the Best Potential Semifinal Matchups

    The potential matchups for the men’s and women’s semifinals are about as good as they come in a Grand Slam. The men have seven of the top eight seeds through the quarters with the non-seeded cherry on top being the homegrown Nick Kyrgios...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 2 months ago 2,935 reads 2 comments

  9. Australian Open 2015 Results: Day 8 Scores and Day 9 Bracket Predictions

    The 2015 Australian Open hasn't exactly been predictable to this point. After all, we witnessed the early departures of top stars like Roger Federer , Ana Ivanovic , John Isner and Petra Kvitova before the round of 16 began...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 months ago 3,240 reads 0 comments

  10. Australian Open 2015: Day 9 Schedule, Matchups Predictions for Melbourne Bracket

    The opening Grand Slam of 2015 has already seen multiple massive upsets, but Day 8 was a clinical one for the top seeds. Both No...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 1,790 reads 0 comments

  11. 2015 Australian Open: Bold Predictions for the 2nd Week

    Nobody expected Roger Federer to lose in the third round, but the second week has plenty of top stars remaining in both the men's and women's bracket of the 2015 Australian Open ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 21,674 reads 115 comments

  12. Australian Open 2015: Predictions for Top Stars in Day 7 Singles Draw for Sunday

    None of tennis' top stars face an easy path through the fourth round of the 2015 Australian Open. The sport's marquee names often get treated as immortals, but Roger Federer reminded everyone of their vulnerability with a surprising third-round exit..

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 535 reads 0 comments

  13. Rafael Nadal vs. Dudi Sela: Score, Reaction from 2015 Australian Open

    Rafael Nadal enjoyed a much-needed simple route into the fourth round of the Australian Open , beating Dudi Sela 6-1, 6-0, 7-5 in Melbourne...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 2 months ago 7,634 reads 24 comments

  14. Is Rafael Nadal Headed for an Early Australian Open Exit After 2nd-Round Scare?

    Rafael Nadal ’s second-round close call may be a symptom of an underlying prognosis: The 14-time Grand Slam champion is headed for an early exit at the 2015 Australian Open ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 2 months ago 4,948 reads 54 comments

  15. What We Learned from Rafael Nadal's 5-Set Victory over Tim Smyczek

    Rafael Nadal advanced to Round 3 of the Australian Open at the expense of qualifier Tim Smyczek in one of the toughest matches of his career. The Spaniard was taken to five sets by the American, who fought valiantly throughout...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 2 months ago 1,768 reads 2 comments

  16. Nadal-Smyczek Contest at Australian Open Epitomises Why 5-Setters Should Stay

    The great Rafael Nadal very nearly succumbed to another shock first-week defeat at a Grand Slam under the Wednesday evening lights of Rod Laver Arena...

    Matt McGladrigan Written by Matt McGladrigan about 2 months ago 5,416 reads 14 comments

  17. Australian Open 2015 Results: Winners, Scores, Stats from Day 3 Singles Bracket

    Day 3 of the Australian Open tested some top seeds, but they pulled through under adversity. That list includes Maria Sharapova , Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, who all dropped at least one set against their second-round opponents...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 2,744 reads 1 comments

  18. Rafael Nadal vs. Tim Smyczek: Score, Reaction from 2015 Australian Open

    Rafael Nadal battled through a gruelling five-set clash with Tim Smyczek to progress into the third round of the 2015 Australian Open ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 2 months ago 23,436 reads 118 comments

  19. Australian Open 2015 Bracket: Latest Results, Projections for Top Favorites

    The action is slowly beginning to heat up in Melbourne as the second round gets underway on Day 3 of the Australian Open . Myriad upsets have already taken place, but many of the biggest stars are still in the running...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 1,174 reads 0 comments

  20. Australian Open 2015: Day 3 Schedule, Matchups Predictions for Melbourne Bracket

    The first round of the 2015 Australian Open was riddled with upsets of seeded players, but none were shocking. On Day 3, the matchups will become slightly more difficult, and young players will be looking for their chance to shine...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 2,280 reads 1 comments

  21. Australian Open 2015: 10 Bold Predictions at Melbourne After Day 1 Results

    Day 1 left a sour taste in the mouths of several seeded women in the 2015 Australian Open , none more sour than No. 5 seed Ana Ivanovic who lost in three sets to Czech qualifier Lucie Hradecka...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 2 months ago 11,242 reads 26 comments

  22. Rafael Nadal vs. Mikhail Youzhny: Score, Reaction from 2015 Australian Open

    In pursuit of his second career Australian Open title, Rafael Nadal opened his 2015 tournament with a commanding straight-set victory over Mikhail Youzhny , 6-3, 6-2, 6-2, Monday at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 6,813 reads 43 comments

  23. Australian Open 2015: Analysing Rafael Nadal's Draw

    Navigating a route to a Slam final can be unpredictable business. Analysing the path of Rafael Nadal , after a slow beginning to 2015 following surgery, may be nigh-on impossible...

    Will Medlock Written by Will Medlock about 2 months ago 4,424 reads 15 comments

  24. Australian Open 2015: Day 1 Schedule, Matchup Predictions for Melbourne Bracket

    The first day of 2015's first major tennis tournament features several marquee stars itching to leave Melbourne with the Australian Open title...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 5,110 reads 4 comments

  25. Australian Open 2015: Championship Odds & Predictions for Top Contenders

    Despite being unseeded and ranked No. 41, Victoria Azarenka stands as much a chance of winning the 2015 Australian Open as No. 4 Petra Kvitova. At least that's what the oddsmakers think...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 2 months ago 10,649 reads 46 comments