1. Tennis' Nightmare Year Continues as Injured Rafael Nadal Exits French Open

    Rafael Nadal 's withdrawal from the 2016 French Open inflicts another injury on an already battered tennis season.   Every sport takes a hit. However, after some serious blows, tennis is hemorrhaging...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 months ago 167,718 reads 58 comments

  2. Rafael Nadal Injury: Updates on Tennis Star's Wrist and Return

    Rafael Nadal was forced to withdraw from the 2016 French Open on May 27 because of a lingering wrist injury ahead of his third-round match. He will also miss the upcoming Aegon Championships and Wimbledon but isn't set to undergo surgery...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 27,850 reads 78 comments

  3. Rafael Nadal on Collision Course with the Next Generation at 2016 French Open

    Rafael Nadal flashed his vintage form in the first two rounds of the 2016 French Open . He dished out three breadsticks to Sam Groth and a bagel to Facundo Bagnis in winning 36 of 45 total games...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 3,586 reads 13 comments

  4. Rafael Nadal vs. Facundo Bagnis: Score and Reaction from 2016 French Open

    Nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal cruised into the third round at the 2016 tournament on Thursday with a crushing 6-3, 6-0, 6-3 victory over Argentina's Facundo Bagnis ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 6 months ago 3,923 reads 6 comments

  5. Rafael Nadal Hits Spectacular Between-the-Legs Shot at French Open

    Even Sam Groth had to smile at this shot from Rafael Nadal . The Spaniard dispatched Groth , 6-1, 6-1, 6-1, in the first round of the French Open on Tuesday...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 28,249 reads 15 comments

  6. Rafael Nadal vs. Sam Groth: Score and Reaction from 2016 French Open

    Nine-time French Open champion Rafael Nadal cruised into the second round at Roland Garros Tuesday with a convincing, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 victory over big-serving Sam Groth...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 2,722 reads 18 comments

  7. French Open 2016: 10 Bold Predictions at Roland Garros

    The French Open used to be the most predictable major in the past decade, at least when it came to confidently picking Rafael Nadal to win the championship and Novak Djokovic to go through more agony...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 7,975 reads 10 comments

  8. Will Someone Besides Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal Win the 2016 Rome Masters?

    Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are the definition of “dynasty” as they prepare to take on the best of the ATP at the 2016 Rome Masters...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 5,283 reads 12 comments

  9. Madrid Open 2016: Final Schedule After Semi-Final Results

    Andy Murray remains on course to defend his Madrid Open title after beating Rafael Nadal in the semi-final on Saturday. The Scot won in straight sets 7-5, 6-4 against the world No...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 7 months ago 5,035 reads 19 comments

  10. Will the 2016 French Open Renew the Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic Rivalry?

    As the 2016 French Open looms closer, Rafael Nadal may have opened the door to his rivalry with world No. 1 Novak Djokovic. The great Spaniard has come back from the obscure depths of his No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 9,643 reads 59 comments

  11. Rafael Nadal vs. Kei Nishikori: 2016 Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell Score, Recap

    After a series of hardships on the hard-court circuit, Rafael Nadal appears ready to soar back up the world rankings as the clay-court season kicks into high gear...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 9,017 reads 20 comments

  12. Re-Examining Rafael Nadal's French Open Chances After Monte Carlo Masters Win

    Now that Rafael Nadal has recaptured his Monte Carlo crown for the first time since 2012, his prospects for the French Open are on the rise...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 6,182 reads 39 comments

  13. Who Has More to Lose at the 2016 French Open: Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal?

    Rafael Nadal 's win at the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters broke Novak Djokovic's death grip on Masters 1000 championships. It also changed the dynamics of the 2016 French Open...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 months ago 10,238 reads 41 comments

  14. Winners and Losers of the 2016 Monte Carlo Masters

    Rafael Nadal got in a time machine, stepped out into the 2016 Monte Carlo Masters and left with his ninth championship, something many fans thought would be inevitable in the early days of April 2013...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 6,516 reads 53 comments

  15. Andy Murray vs. Rafael Nadal: Score, Recap from 2016 Monte Carlo Masters

    Rafael Nadal stormed back after dropping the first set to score a 2-6, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Andy Murray on Saturday in the 2016 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters semifinals...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 5,012 reads 35 comments

  16. 2016 Monte Carlo Masters Proving the Veterans Still Dominate the ATP Tour

    As the 2016 Monte Carlo Masters heads into the final rounds, familiar superstars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have already buried their disappointments in Miami...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 773 reads 16 comments

  17. Stock Watch Update for Novak Djokovic's Biggest Challengers at 2016 French Open

    Novak Djokovic ’s long-suffering quest to win the French Open really begins now. After conquering Melbourne, Indian Wells and Miami for 17 career titles, the Serbian superstar ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 1,699 reads 3 comments

  18. Roger Federer's Withdrawal Begins the Winners and Losers at Miami Masters 2016

    The 2016 Miami Masters rolls on with Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams , but it’s already suffered unusual exits by Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 12,758 reads 14 comments

  19. Rafael Nadal Illness: Updates on Tennis Star's Status and Return

    Rafael Nadal retired from his second-round Miami Open match against Damir Dzumhur because of illness, and it's unclear when the world's fifth-ranked player will return to action...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 8,155 reads 5 comments

  20. Victoria Azarenka and the WTA Head Winners and Losers at Indian Wells 2016

    Indian Wells is one of the greatest tournaments for the WTA and ATP, and it featured legendary champions Serena Williams , Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal playing into the final weekend...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 10,299 reads 36 comments

  21. Novak Djokovic vs. Rafael Nadal: Score, Reaction from 2016 Indian Wells

    World No. 1 Novak Djokovic took care of No. 5 Rafael Nadal , 7-6 (5), 6-2, on Saturday afternoon at the BNP Paribas Open to clinch a spot in the tournament final against Milos Raonic in Indian Wells, California...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 10,910 reads 19 comments

  22. Has Rafael Nadal Regained His Fighting Spirit?

    Rafael Nadal got angry this week. Then his game got better. Perhaps fueled by doping accusations , Nadal appeared to find his fighting spirit in the desert...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 9 months ago 5,114 reads 21 comments

  23. How Rising Star Alexander Zverev Can Grow from Painful Defeat to Rafael Nadal

    It was a delicious fourth-round duel, and 18-year-old wunderkind Alexander Zverev had the great Rafael Nadal on the ropes—match point in motion and one last ball to put away...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 3,087 reads 14 comments

  24. Rafael Nadal Announces Plan to Sue Roselyne Bachelot for Doping Allegation

    Rafael Nadal has announced he will sue Roselyne Bachelot, formerly the French minister of health and sport, following her allegation the Spaniard tested positive in a doping test in 2012...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 9 months ago 13,078 reads 27 comments

  25. Rafael Nadal vs. Gilles Muller: Score, Reaction from 2016 Indian Wells

    There was a time in the not-too-distant past when tennis superstar Rafael Nadal was a nearly unstoppable force in Indian Wells, California...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 7,552 reads 5 comments