1. John Isner: Why the 2012 US Open Is His Best Chance Yet to Win a Major

    Ask any United States tennis fan, and they will tell you that they are not happy with their country's representation in the sport, recently...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about 2 years ago 1,144 reads 8 comments

  2. Roger Federer: How Never Winning Olympic Singles Gold Affects GOAT Legacy

    With 17 Grand Slams and almost 14 years of professional tennis under his belt, the world is beginning to reflect on the incredible career of Roger Federer . It seems that the only thing missing is an Olympic gold medal...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about 2 years ago 9,586 reads 282 comments

  3. Non-Big Four Members with the Best Chance at the Next Five Majors

    In this modern era of tennis (often called the Golden Era), most players outside of the Big Four can be all but counted out before each Slam even starts...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about 2 years ago 1,002 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal on Each Major Surface

    Part of what makes tennis such a difficult sport to master is the diversity of events within each season. Some tournaments are played indoors, while some are played outdoors; some are played in the hottest conditions, while others are much cooler...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 10,168 reads 40 comments

  5. Roger Federer: Updated Draw for Fed's Wimbledon Run

    Coming into this year's Wimbledon campaign, Roger Federer and his fans were as hopeful as ever for a 17th Slam title. The reasoning behind that is perfectly practical—if Fed captures this title, he will return to the spot of World No...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 2,776 reads 30 comments

  6. Rafael Nadal: What Rafa Must Do to Capture Wimbledon 2012 Title

    The Djokovic-Nadal rivalry had been dominated by the Serb for all of 2011 and into 2012. That has started to change recently, though, and the Spaniard would love to capitalize on this shift...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 2,634 reads 10 comments

  7. Wimbledon 2012: Expected Early-Round Matchups to Be Excited for

    The stage is set for the season's third Slam, and on Monday, it will be off to the races. Now that the draws have been released, we can really begin to analyze how the tournament will play out...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 1,839 reads 4 comments

  8. Wimbledon 2012: Why Rafael Nadal Will Avenge 2011 Finals Loss to Djokovic

    The 2012 Wimbledon seeds and draw have officially been released and as expected, Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal are the one and two seeds (respectively)...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 818 reads 2 comments

  9. Wimbledon 2012: Players Who Could Win Their First Slam in London This Year

    Going into each and every Slam in recent years, Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic dominate the pre-tournament talks...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 4,527 reads 41 comments

  10. Novak Djokovic: Analyzing the Confusing State of His Mental Game

    When considering the All-Time Greats of any sport, several aspects of their play are taken into account. There's the physical component, which brings up the idea of the player's athleticism and tangible skill in the game...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 4,875 reads 46 comments

  11. Roger Federer: Why Fed-Ex Should Be Considered Wimbledon Favorite

    With the 2012 French Open coming to a close, Wimbledon is already right around the corner. As much as analysts and fans like to use Roland Garros results as an indicator for how ...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 4,000 reads 33 comments

  12. Highlighting Tennis' Next Crop of Elite Superstars

    During a time that is so heavily dominated by great players, it's hard to imagine a future tennis world that does not involve Roger Federer , Novak Djokovic , Rafa Nadal and the Williams sisters...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 5,531 reads 6 comments

  13. Novak Djokovic: Highlighting Djoker's Greatest Career Moments

    Although he is still somewhat young, Serbian sensation Novak Djokovic has done some incredible things on the ATP tour. Since its beginning in 2003, his pro career has consisted of five Grand Slam titles and a World No...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 776 reads 3 comments

  14. French Open 2012 Scores: Biggest Takeaways from Yesterday's Results

    The 2012 French Open is finally underway, and with the closing of the first two days, plenty has been revealed about some of the big names...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 620 reads 0 comments

  15. French Open 2012: Novak Djokovic's Title Chances Depend on Play of Rafael Nadal

    The highly anticipated French Open Men's Singles draw has officially been released and is open to plenty of speculation and analysis from the tennis world. One of the biggest stories, of course, is World No...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 909 reads 22 comments

  16. Novak Djokovic: Why His Calendar Grand Slam Hopes Depend on the Italian Open

    The only thing that could have possibly made Novak Djokovic 's 2011 season better was achieving the coveted Calendar Grand Slam, a feat that hasn't been accomplished since Rod Laver's 1969 season...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 1,867 reads 17 comments

  17. French Open 2012: Does Rafa Nadal Need This Title to Avoid a Season Spiral?

    The sport of tennis is such a mental game that even the smallest idea of failure in a player's mind can completely throw off his or her game. Even the best players in the world face this downfall in times of disappointment...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 1,883 reads 13 comments

  18. Novak Djokovic Stunned by Janko Tipsarevic in Madrid Quarterfinals

    We all knew that this clash of Serbs would be an intense match, but I don't think anybody expected the outcome: a 7-6, 6-3 victory by Janko Tipsarevic over Novak Djokovic ...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 2,514 reads 39 comments

  19. French Open 2012: Each ATP Top 10 Player's Odds of Reaching the Finals

    As quickly as the Australian Open came and left, the French Open is just about ready to envelop the tennis world, and with it comes plenty of anticipation and excitement...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 2,650 reads 18 comments

  20. Breaking News: Andy Murray Withdraws from Madrid with Back Injury

    Andy Murray has just announced that he will not be participating in the Madrid Open due to a back injury. His most recent match was a loss to Canadian Milos Raonic on April 27 in the Barcelona quarterfinals...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 684 reads 4 comments

  21. French Open 2012: Predicting the Top 25 Seeds in the Men's Draw

    The 2012 French Open is quickly approaching, and fans and analysts are beginning to preview and predict this year's Roland Garros campaign...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 2,424 reads 3 comments

  22. Milos Raonic: How Long Until We Can Call Him a Slam Contender?

    Any player who has ever been at the top of the tennis world has been in the situation of 21-year-old Milos Raonic ...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 3,257 reads 52 comments

  23. Nadal-Djokovic Rivalry: What the 2012 Monte Carlo Title Means for Rafa

    Ordinarily, winning a Monte Carlo title would be routine for Rafa Nadal, who has now taken the throne in each of the past eight seasons. This year, though, some may argue that the result was actually an upset...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 3,620 reads 8 comments

  24. Rafael Nadal: Will He Win His Eighth Straight Monte Carlo Masters?

    Using the term "domination" is practically an understatement when discussing Rafael Nadal 's performances in Monte Carlo over the past eight seasons...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 2,759 reads 39 comments

  25. Rolex Masters 2012: What a Title at Monte Carlo Would Mean for the Top 10 Men

    The Rolex Masters, in its breathtaking Monte-Carlo setting, marks the beginning of the clay season every year. From this point, players have just over one month to shift from a hard court mindset to a clay one in time for Rolland Garros...

    Kevin Pacelli Written by Kevin Pacelli about over 2 years ago 1,136 reads 5 comments