1. Men's Tennis' Big 4 Are More Vulnerable Than Ever Heading into 2017

    When Novak Djokovic announced an elbow injury forced him to withdraw from Beijing’s China Open, it was another sign the World No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 day ago 2,114 reads 4 comments

  2. How Long Will Angelique Kerber Hold the No. 1 Ranking?

    Newly minted No. 1 Angelique Kerber is in Wuhan, China, taking on a strong field of top contenders who would all love to have that top ranking...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 3 days ago 2,128 reads 7 comments

  3. Caroline Wozniacki's Renaissance Leads Last 2016 September Winners and Losers

    With the U.S. Open in the rearview mirror, a few of the WTA and ATP superstars like Karolina Pliskova and Stan Wawrinka were ready to rumble into the stretch run of the season...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 5 days ago 1,397 reads 10 comments

  4. Serena Williams' Heir Apparent is Nowhere to Be Found

    When Serena Williams ’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou told CNN’s Motez Bishara and Ravi Ubha that the 35-year-old could win 30 Grand Slam titles , it hardly felt like an impossible boast...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 days ago 7,990 reads 17 comments

  5. Breaking Down the Race to Qualify for the 2016 ATP World Tour Finals

    Tennis superstars rarely run marathons (with the exception of Caroline Wozniacki ), but it’s the most fitting sports parallel for the top men who endure the year-long race to qualify for the 2016 World Tour Finals...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 10 days ago 3,549 reads 2 comments

  6. Argentina and Croatia Star for 2016 Davis Cup Semifinals Winners and Losers

    The weekend in tennis was all about semifinals Davis Cup action featuring defending champion Great Britain and Andy Murray, who hosted Argentina’s resurgent star Juan Martin del Potro ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 12 days ago 2,766 reads 0 comments

  7. Will Injuries Derail Novak Djokovic's Quest for 18 Grand Slam Titles?

    Not even Novak Djokovic can win every major title. After more than four merciless hours in his U.S. Open championship loss to Stan Wawrinka , the world No. 1 marveled that he had made it that far...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 17 days ago 4,410 reads 5 comments

  8. Ranking the Top 10 Men's Players After US Open 2016

    The 2016 U.S. Open was filled with surprises. Stan Wawrinka is now a three-time major champion while Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray get over different kinds of upsets. Our rankings examine how the U...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 19 days ago 7,168 reads 11 comments

  9. U.S. Open Champion Angelique Kerber Clinches WTA 2016 Player of the Year

    Angelique Kerber is the surprise star of the year after winning the 2016 U.S. Open. The 28-year-old German rallied from a 3-1 deficit in the third set to defeat Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 20 days ago 1,298 reads 4 comments

  10. Serena's Stunning 2016 US Open Upset Ends Her Reign as No. 1, but for How Long?

    Serena Williams never gives in, even when she’s hobbling on an injured left knee in the semifinals of the 2016 U.S. Open...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 22 days ago 2,784 reads 7 comments

  11. US Open 2016 Women's Semifinals: Williams vs. Pliskova Preview, Predictions

    Serena Williams was not to be denied as she rode a spirited effort over Simona Halep to land in the 2016 U.S. Open semifinals. She’s not just a superstar champion but a survivor who usually saves her best tennis for the biggest moments...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 23 days ago 2,229 reads 1 comments

  12. Why the Djokovic-Murray Rivalry Is Peaking at the 2016 US Open

    If Novak Djokovic was vulnerable heading into his match against streaking Jo-Wilfried Tsonga , he never got the memo. The world No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 24 days ago 2,699 reads 28 comments

  13. US Open: Bold Predictions for the 2nd Week

    The second week of the 2016 U.S. Open is ready for clashes of titans, as tennis fans will see if Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams can continue to win majors as usual or if Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber can chase down their dreams of the No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 26 days ago 5,681 reads 23 comments

  14. Serena Williams Leaving No Doubt She's the US Open Favorite

    So far so good for Serena Williams following her second-round victory over fellow American Vania King at the 2016 U.S. Open. The 6-3, 6-3 score might not have been her finest performance, but it was much more important for other reasons...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 29 days ago 1,350 reads 1 comments

  15. Novak Djokovic's Injuries Make Him a Long Shot to Win 2016 US Open

    There was Novak Djokovic at a changeover just five games into Round 1 at the 2016 U.S. Open. The trainer vigorously massaged his upper right arm. Was this good news? It wasn’t his left wrist, at least, the one that had the world No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 5,307 reads 20 comments

  16. US Open 2016: 10 Bold Predictions at Flushing Meadows

    The 2016 U.S. Open looks to be a battleground for the growing rivalry between world No. 1 Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, but several other stars on the men’s and women’s tours have the talent to make history...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 5,916 reads 6 comments

  17. Ranking the Top 10 Men's Players Heading into the 2016 US Open

    The 2016 U.S. Open is the last tennis major of the year, and the men’s tour has several top-10 contenders with their eyes on New York’s big silver trophy...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 2,975 reads 24 comments

  18. Novak Djokovic's Quest to Be in G.O.A.T Discussion Hinges on 2016 US Open Title

    World No. 1 Novak Djokovic has a sizable lead over Andy Murray in the ATP rankings . He is poised to defend his U.S. Open title and finish the year with another flourish...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 3,990 reads 71 comments

  19. Marin Cilic Leads Winners and Losers at 2016 Western and Southern Open

    The 2016 Western and Southern Open was missing top stars like Roger Federer , Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams , but there was plenty of star power to cap a thrilling weekend in the last big tournament before the U...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 2,549 reads 7 comments

  20. Will Rafael Nadal Be a Factor at 2016 US Open After Crushing Defeats?

    Rafael Nadal ’s early success at the 2016 Olympic Games has left the Spanish superstar depleted and broken down following an embarrassing 6-1, 6-3 defeat to talented teenager ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 8,816 reads 41 comments

  21. Andy Murray's Blueprint to Overtake Novak Djokovic for the No. 1 Ranking

    Andy Murray continues his sizzling summer as the No. 1 seed at the Cincinnati Western & Southern Open, hot on the heels of winning the men’s singles gold medal in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 14,743 reads 126 comments

  22. Winners and Losers from Tennis at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Andy Murray is once again king of the Olympics, while Puerto Rico finds a new tennis hero in Monica Puig ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 4,985 reads 4 comments

  23. Olympic Tennis 2016: Preview and Prediction for Murray vs. Del Potro

    Andy Murray vs. Juan Martin del Potro is a heavyweight tennis match worthy of the Olympic men’s singles gold medal...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 5,639 reads 2 comments

  24. Olympic Tennis 2016: Breaking Down Rafael Nadal's Chances to Win Gold Medal

    World No. 1 Novak Djokovic ’s exit at the 2016 Olympics has been the biggest shocker, but No. 5 Rafael Nadal might be the most pleasant surprise...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 12,907 reads 7 comments

  25. Olympic Tennis 2016: Novak Djokovic Tops Winners and Losers of 1st Round

    Rarely does a tennis grand slam produce so many first-round upsets, but the 2016 Olympics provided enough for the next four years. No loss was greater than the defeat of world No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 8,464 reads 15 comments