1. Will 2015 French Open Bring the Last Great Battle of the Nadal-Djokovic Rivalry?

    Tennis fans understand deja vu in Paris. It’s the 2015 French Open , and once again it features the heliocentric rivalry between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 hours ago 332 reads 11 comments

  2. With 29th Birthday Looming, Rafael Nadal Trying to Defy French Open History

    There are no shortages of superlatives in looking at Rafael Nadal ’s career dominance at the French Open ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 days ago 2,398 reads 13 comments

  3. French Open 2015: 10 Players with the Most to Prove

    The 2015 French Open is the ultimate proving ground for slow-court and baseline tennis. It's also a unique title opportunity for different players who have different kinds of motivations...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 5 days ago 3,025 reads 20 comments

  4. Ranking the Top 10 Men's Players Heading into the 2015 French Open

    The 2015 French Open draw is out, and the madness begins. Roland Garros, the seat of red-clay royalty, will feature 128 of the world’s best players serving, sliding and surviving ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 days ago 3,178 reads 21 comments

  5. French Open Tennis 2015: Predictions and Early Title Favorites

    The 2015 French Open draw is still pending, but there have already been themes this clay-court season that project possible outcomes...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 days ago 11,853 reads 90 comments

  6. Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova Top Winners and Losers at 2015 Italian Open

    Novak Djokovic rolled his championship chariot into Rome and left his rivals in the dust at the 2015 Italian Open. Disputed "Queen of Clay" Maria Sharapova found her game just in time for the French Open ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 12 days ago 4,125 reads 39 comments

  7. Why Success at the Italian Open Is Crucial to Contending at the French Open

    Andy Murray’s decision to withdraw from the 2015 Italian Open will be an interesting test case for how well he contends at the French Open ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 14 days ago 4,916 reads 59 comments

  8. Who Should Andy Murray Be More Worried About at French Open: Djokovic or Nadal?

    Andy Murray’s meteoric rise at Madrid has pundits and oddsmakers talking about his chances to win the 2015 French Open ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 16 days ago 6,352 reads 114 comments

  9. Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal Top Winners and Losers at 2015 Madrid Masters

    Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal had career role reversals for the finals of the 2015 Madrid Masters. How do things shake up for both players as the French Open bursts onto tennis' center ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 18 days ago 5,110 reads 101 comments

  10. Nick Kyrgios' Evolution into a Unique Star Continues with Roger Federer Upset

    Nick Kyrgios shook up the 2015 Madrid Masters when he took two of three tiebreakers from No. 1 seed Roger Federer to win their second-round showdown...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 21 days ago 2,158 reads 15 comments

  11. Roger Federer Tops Winners and Losers in Tune-Up to 2015 Madrid Masters

    The week before the 2015 Madrid Masters was another title for Roger Federer and a belated opportunity for Andy Murray on clay. But Murray is still alive with the drama of rain at the BMW Open in Germany...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 25 days ago 5,248 reads 36 comments

  12. Novak Djokovic Doing His Legacy a Disservice by Skipping 2015 Madrid Masters

    Novak Djokovic ’s decision to withdraw from the 2015 Madrid Masters is understandable. He plans to be rested and energized for another assault at the the French Open ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 28 days ago 18,392 reads 104 comments

  13. Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori Among Top Winners and Losers for Week of April 20-26

    Rafael Nadal 's struggles at the Barcelona Open continued for the second consecutive year, while Japanese star Kei Nishikori celebrated his title defense on Spanish soil by holding up his country's flag...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 4,964 reads 49 comments

  14. Why Rafael Nadal Is No Longer Invincible on Clay

    Rafael Nadal ’s 6-4, 7-6(6) loss to Fabio Fognini at the Barcelona Open was another clay-court blow for the Spanish superstar...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 17,907 reads 220 comments

  15. Why Rafael Nadal Needs to Win Big Matches at 2015 Monte Carlo Masters

    The Monte Carlo Masters is Rafael Nadal ’s wake-up call. The Spanish superstar who has spent the past decade obliterating the ATP tour during the clay-court season must prove that he can win big matches and important titles in 2015...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 3,152 reads 60 comments

  16. Matchups We Hope to See at the 2015 Monte-Carlo Masters

    The 2015 Monte-Carlo Masters has set up a competitive and different draw. Seedings aside, it promises to deliver several outstanding matchups in the first few rounds...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 2,205 reads 22 comments

  17. Updated Stock Watch for Rafael Nadal's Biggest Challengers at 2015 French Open

    The clay-court season really begins with Monte Carlo for the all-important climax at the 2015 French Open. Until he's dethroned, Rafael Nadal is the champion and the target for all other contenders...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 8,906 reads 71 comments

  18. Winners and Losers of the 2015 Miami Open

    Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams once again ruled at the Miami Open, proving that the gaps between No. 1 and everyone else are as wide as they want them to be...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 7,701 reads 89 comments

  19. Andy Murray and Tomas Berdych Bring Heated Rivalry to Miami Masters Semifinal

    There will be no love lost between Andy Murray and Tomas Berdych in the semifinal of the 2015 Miami Masters on Friday. The two veterans have been brewing an overlooked rivalry, and it threatens to bubble over in their next clash...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 2,342 reads 7 comments

  20. Winners and Losers from the 1st Week of Miami Masters 2015

    Rafael Nadal is already waving goodbye to the first week of the 2015 Miami Masters. Looks like it's on to red-clay Europe for the weeks to come...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 9,522 reads 69 comments

  21. Will Anyone Stop Novak Djokovic from Sweeping Indian Wells and Miami Masters?

    With Indian Wells already in his pocket, Novak Djokovic is the overwhelming favorite to win the 2015 Miami Masters. He has an easy draw, big-match confidence and dominant tools...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 11,248 reads 120 comments

  22. Winners and Losers of the 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells

    Novak Djokovic is the king of the 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. Roger Federer was the worthy runner-up, proving the gap between them and the rest of the ATP field...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 8,153 reads 42 comments

  23. What Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal's 2012 Indian Wells Match Shows Us About 2015

    Whether or not Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal clash once again for the 2015 Indian Wells semifinals, there are certainly curious parallels to 2012...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 13,423 reads 91 comments

  24. Winners and Losers from the 1st Week of Indian Wells 2015

    Indian Wells 2015 has already provided a glimpse at all of the superstars, and it sets up a second week of exciting ATP tennis. Will the world No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 months ago 19,547 reads 29 comments

  25. Why the Indian Wells Winner Will Be the Best Bet for 2015 ATP Player of the Year

    Sports fans might not put ATP tournament Indian Wells on par with grand-slam venues like Roland Garros and Wimbledon, but it’s the king of Masters 1000 venues...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 months ago 2,584 reads 11 comments