1. The Hottest Storylines in Men's Tennis for the Week of October 14

    "Racing" is the key word to describe this week's hottest storylines in men's tennis. As in Race to London. Rafael Nadal has already qualified for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London, and so have Novak Djokovic and David Ferrer...

    Jeffrey Ruth Written by Jeffrey Ruth about 9 months ago 5,084 reads 54 comments

  2. Does Roger Federer Need a New Coach After Parting with Paul Annacone?

    Roger Federer and Paul Annacone ended a three-year relationship that saw the Swiss champion claim the 2012 Wimbledon title and 17 weeks with the No. 1 ranking...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 months ago 10,352 reads 94 comments

  3. Roger Federer Announces Paul Annacone Will No Longer Be His Coach

    After a truly tumultuous season, Roger Federer has announced that he is parting ways with well-known coach Paul Annacone ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 9 months ago 11,455 reads 72 comments

  4. Roger Federer's New Reality: 2013 ATP World Tour Finals in Limbo

    This time last year, Roger Federer was ranked No. 1 in the world. Right now, that feels like a lifetime ago. Federer is currently ranked No. 7, and he is in danger of not making the ATP World Tour Finals for the first time since 2001...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 9 months ago 4,129 reads 24 comments

  5. Roger Federer Suffers Surprise Defeat to Gael Monfils at Shanghai Masters

    Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat to Gael Monfils in the Shanghai Rolex Masters third round. As reported by the ATP World Tour’s official website , Switzerland’s ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 10 months ago 6,580 reads 106 comments

  6. Roger Federer Must Dominate on Serve to Defeat Gael Monfils in Shanghai

    Roger Federer 's straight-sets win over Andreas Seppi in the second round of the 2013 Shanghai Masters on Wednesday was impressive, but hardly came as a surprise. After all, Fed is now 10-0 all time against the 22nd-ranked Italian...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 10 months ago 914 reads 22 comments

  7. Roger Federer Pokes Fun at Allen Iverson's Infamous 'Practice' Rant

    Father Time has caught up to Roger Federer on the tennis court in recent years, but there's no denying that the 17-time Grand Slam champion still has an unrivaled sense of humor...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 10 months ago 9,127 reads 78 comments

  8. Roger Federer Should Retire If He Fails to Rebound in 2014

    Roger Federer isn ’t catching Jimmy Connors at this rate. Federer tied John McEnroe at 77 for the third-most singles titles of all time with his one tournament victory in 2013, but is 32 behind leader Connors...

    David Daniels Written by David Daniels about 10 months ago 8,374 reads 105 comments

  9. 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 10 months ago 42,269 reads 9 comments

  10. 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 10 months ago 22,966 reads 318 comments

  11. Rafael Nadal Often Measured Through a Roger Federer-Centric Lens

    The ease with which Rafael Nadal cut through Tommy Robredo and the rest of the players he's faced thus far at the 2013 US Open seems almost unfair...

    Andrew Prochnow Written by Andrew Prochnow about 11 months ago 3,525 reads 34 comments

  12. Has Stanislas Wawrinka Stepped Out from Roger Federer's Shadow?

    If Stanislas Wawrinka wins the 2013 U.S. Open, he will replace Roger Federer as the top-ranked player in Switzerland. Right now, he's certainly playing better than Federer. Wawrinka, ranked No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 11 months ago 4,128 reads 20 comments

  13. Roger Federer Is No Longer Capable of Winning Another Grand Slam

    Roger Federer 's early exit from the 2013 U.S. Open makes it abundantly clear he will never win another Grand Slam tournament...

    Mike Moraitis Written by Mike Moraitis about 11 months ago 3,039 reads 71 comments

  14. US Open Tennis 2013: How Much Longer Does Roger Federer Have Left in His Career?

    Nobody knows how much time Roger Federer has in his career. Federer may not know any more than every fan and writer who tries to look into a crystal ball. But he may have to adjust his goals in playing tennis with a more uncertain future...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 11 months ago 4,274 reads 73 comments

  15. US Open Tennis 2013: Roger Federer Has Nothing Left to Prove Despite Upset Loss

    Roger Federer doesn ’t have anything left to prove, to you or himself, even after a disappointing exit in the Round of 16 at the 2013 U.S. Open...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 11 months ago 2,107 reads 45 comments

  16. Roger Federer Doesn't Need Dramatic Changes to Cure Grand Slam Woes

    In one of the most shocking results of the season, No. 19 Tommy Robredo upset No. 7 Roger Federer by a score of 7-6 (7-3), 6-3, 6-4 in the fourth round of the 2013 U.S. Open...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 11 months ago 1,384 reads 12 comments

  17. Roger Federer Shouldn't Retire After Disappointing Year

    Roger Federer is clearly a shell of his former self, but a declining Federer is still better than most players in their prime. As such, he still shouldn't consider retirement...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 11 months ago 2,640 reads 21 comments

  18. Roger Federer's Aura Officially Gone After 2013 US Open Loss to Tommy Robredo

    Roger Federer used to win matches just by being Roger Federer. Sure, he was great at tennis—one of the best, if not the best, to ever play the game—but he also had ...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 11 months ago 11,701 reads 45 comments

  19. What Roger Federer's Loss to Tommy Robredo Means for Remainder of 2013

    Roger Federer could not reverse a disappointing finish to 2013 at the U.S. Open. The 17-time Grand Slam champion—and five-time U.S. Open champ—was eliminated from the year's final major by Tommy Robredo in the Round of 16 ...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 11 months ago 5,282 reads 108 comments

  20. Roger Federer Has 1 More Finals Run Left in the Tank at 2013 US Open

    Cast aside Roger Federer at your own peril. As with any great tennis player, Father Time has hit the star like a ton of bricks. When it comes to tennis players, hitting the age of 30 is like a death sentence to your career...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 4,080 reads 43 comments

  21. Roger Federer's Resurgence Makes Likely Date with Rafael Nadal a Sure Classic

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal’s potential quarterfinals clash is sure to be an instant classic at Flushing Meadows. In truth, perhaps the idea about Federer’s decline was a bit overblown...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 11 months ago 1,289 reads 13 comments

  22. US Open Tennis 2013: Winners and Losers of the First Week at Flushing Meadows

    Week 1 of the 2013 U.S. Open has dusted off more portraits of past champions who should be stepping aside for the Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray rivalry. Instead the reinvigorated legends Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are roaring forward...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 11 months ago 5,660 reads 26 comments

  23. Roger Federer Must Stay Focused After 3 Easy US Open Wins

    Yet to drop a single set in his U.S. Open endeavours this year, Roger Federer looks set to cruise into the finals of the competition. But in order to continue his current hot streak, Fed must remain focused and cannot look ahead...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 months ago 2,330 reads 41 comments

  24. Roger Federer vs. Adrian Mannarino: Score and Recap from 2013 US Open

    Roger Federer cruised to a straight-sets victory over Adrian Mannarino in the third round of the 2013 U.S. Open on Saturday, 6-3, 6-0, 6-2. Federer started things out on Saturday by winning the first set, 6-3...

    Ryan Rudnansky Written by Ryan Rudnansky about 11 months ago 4,338 reads 48 comments

  25. Roger Federer Will Reach US Open Quarterfinals with Ease

    The US Open features a number of big names, and guys like Roger Federer will have no problem reaching the quarterfinals of this Grand Slam event. It's hard to not believe in Federer during this event, because, historically, it's one of his best...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 11 months ago 1,248 reads 3 comments