1. What Rafael Nadal's Loss to Fernando Verdasco Means for French Open 2016

    Rafael Nadal won't leave Melbourne with his second Australian Open title, as the Spanish superstar was eliminated from the 2016 edition of the tournament by Fernando Verdasco on Tuesday in the opening round...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 5,684 reads 31 comments

  2. Australian Open 2016: 10 Bold Predictions at Melbourne

    Tennis fans are ready for the 2016 Australian Open as defending champions Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams look to fend off deep fields of challengers and top stars...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 3,808 reads 9 comments

  3. Australian Open 2016 Prize Money: Complete Purse and Earnings from Melbourne

    The Australian Open kicks off the Grand Slam tennis season in rich fashion as the world’s greatest descend down under and duel for a whopping $44 million in purse money, a 10 percent increase from last year...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 4 months ago 45,581 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the Top 10 Men's Players Heading into 2016 Australian Open

    There's the top-ranked Novak Djokovic, and then there are the other top-10 ATP tennis players scattered in the 2016 Australian Open draw ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 6,905 reads 46 comments

  5. Australian Open 2016: Predictions and Tournament Preview

    Novak Djokovic and Melbourne go together like Reggie Jackson and October. Djokovic will be trying to win his fifth Australian Open title in six years, his sixth overall. Serena Williams will be going for a seventh title and 22nd Grand Slam...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 4 months ago 6,293 reads 5 comments

  6. Djokovic-Nadal Final Opens Tennis' 2016 Winners and Losers in Asian Pacific

    Novak Djokovic sent out his declaration to Rafael Nadal and the ATP tour that 2016 could be another year of his reign. The world No. 1 collected this week's Doha title a year after he did not reach that final...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 6,268 reads 88 comments

  7. Surprise Will Be the Key Element to Rafa Nadal's Success at the Australian Open

    Although Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are old adversaries, times have changed. They are heavy favorites to advance to the final at Doha—an Australian Open tune-up—but this might not be the best scenario for Nadal...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 4 months ago 4,168 reads 7 comments

  8. Why Rafael Nadal Will Face the Most Scrutiny of Any Tennis Player in 2016

    No tennis player will be under more pressure to perform well in 2016 than Rafael Nadal . And because of the high expectations he's garnered for himself throughout his career, ...

    Joe Kennard Written by Joe Kennard about 5 months ago 5,260 reads 4 comments

  9. The Best and Worst Dressed in Tennis During the 2015 Season

    With a few weeks remaining in 2015, sporting goods companies are already previewing the 2016 Australian Open attire of the top tennis stars...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 5 months ago 6,223 reads 2 comments

  10. Grading Rafael Nadal's 2015 Season and Looking Ahead to 2016

    He’s the No. 5-ranked player in the world, but superstar Rafael Nadal endured a turbulent 2015 tennis season. The Spaniard’s dramatic role was the classic, fallen hero who sought to regain his past glory...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 5 months ago 8,273 reads 25 comments

  11. Novak Djokovic Tops Winners and Losers at 2015 ATP World Tour Finals

    King Novak Djokovic capped off his brilliant 2015 tennis year with a convincing 6-3, 6-4 victory over Roger Federer at the ATP World Tour Finals . It's the perfect ending to the World No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 4,644 reads 49 comments

  12. Novak Djokovic vs. Rafael Nadal: Score, Reaction from 2015 ATP World Tour Finals

    Novak Djokovic advanced to the championship match of the 2015 ATP World Tour Finals with a straight-sets victory (6-3, 6-3) over Rafael Nadal at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 1,150 reads 1 comments

  13. What's on the Line for Novak Djokovic at the 2015 World Tour Finals?

    As he closes out an historic tennis season, superstar Novak Djokovic looks to write the perfect ending by capturing the 2015 World Tour Finals next week in London. The World No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 7,980 reads 55 comments

  14. Re-Energized Rafael Nadal Primed for 2016 Success

    All season long, the same questions have followed Rafael Nadal . What’s wrong with him? Will he turn things around? Is he finished? A dark cloud magnified over Nadal with ...

    Joe Kennard Written by Joe Kennard about 6 months ago 8,495 reads 5 comments

  15. Be Prepared for the Unexpected at the ATP Paris Masters

    The Paris Masters is the last chance of 2015 for superstars Novak Djokovic , Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to claim a Masters 1000 championship. Just don’t expect it to be easy for one or two of them to get into the final...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 7,247 reads 16 comments

  16. Federer vs. Nadal and WTA Finals Conclude Big Week of Winners and Losers

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played a competitive thriller for the Swiss Indoors Basel, while Singapore hosted plenty of drama for the WTA finals...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 6 months ago 4,902 reads 16 comments

  17. Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal: Score, Reaction from Swiss Indoors Basel 2015

    Coming into Sunday, Rafael Nadal led his all-time series with Roger Federer , 23-10, and had won the last five meetings between the players...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 15,246 reads 94 comments

  18. Why the ATP and WTA Tours Can No Longer Ignore the IPTL

    Serena Williams ' 2015 WTA Tour season ended the day she lost to Roberta Vinci in the semifinals at the U.S. Open. Maria Sharapova hasn't completed a match since Wimbledon...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 8,162 reads 10 comments

  19. Rafael Nadal's Confidence Rising at 2015 Shanghai Masters

    As Rafael Nadal closes out a difficult 2015, he has gradually been rebuilding his game and his confidence. There’s a discernible difference in his optimism from his fall at the French Open to the 2015 Shanghai Masters...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 5,455 reads 32 comments

  20. Novak Djokovic and Garbine Muguruza Top Winners and Losers in Beijing and Tokyo

    Rafael Nadal had his chance to upend Novak Djokovic in Beijing's super final, but the result proved that their careers are at different levels right now. We also witnessed that the highest-ranked Spaniard in the world is the WTA's Garbine Muguruza...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 4,310 reads 12 comments

  21. Players Most in Need of a Win at the 2015 Shanghai Masters

    The 2015 Shanghai Masters is Asia’s crown jewel on the ATP tour, and there is no shortage of superstars who could use this title to boost their momentum. Is it more important for world No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 7,074 reads 6 comments

  22. Why It's Time for Rafael Nadal to Add a New Coach

    Rafael Nadal ’s game has stagnated and become stale. Now, it’s clear that some form of change is needed to turn things around. The notoriously stubborn Nadal is a man obsessed with ritual...

    Joe Kennard Written by Joe Kennard about 7 months ago 6,155 reads 8 comments

  23. The Biggest Factor in Rafael Nadal's 2015 Struggles

    Superstar Rafael Nadal ’s opening-match win over Di Wu in Beijing was indicative of the struggles the former No. 1 has had on the 2015 ATP World Tour...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 months ago 4,765 reads 12 comments

  24. Ranking the Top 10 Men's Players After the 2015 US Open

    World No. 1 Novak Djokovic added the 2015 U.S. Open to his growing legend, and everyone else including runner-up Roger Federer is chasing the year’s three-time major winner...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 7,198 reads 33 comments

  25. Why There's No Reason to Overreact to Rafael Nadal's Loss at 2015 US Open

    A five-set collapse at the 2015 U.S. Open for Rafael Nadal will linger through the fall and winter for those who consider the future of his career...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 3,389 reads 19 comments