October 2018: ATP & WTA Champions

October

History was made this month by Stefanos Tsitsipas; the twenty year old became the first Greek player to win an ATP World Tour title when he won his first singles title by defeating Ernests Gulbis to claim the Intrum Stockholm Open trophy.  Eighteen year old Dayana Yastremska made it to her first WTA final and…

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Marius Copil At An All Time High

Marius Copil

SIGNIFICANT RANKING CHANGES FOR THE WEEK OF 10.29.2018 At twenty-eight years of age, Marius Copil, gets to a career high of 60. He bounded up the rankings by thirty-three places after his run to the final of the Swiss Indoors Basel and earned himself the mover of the week honors. This is arguably the best…

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Stephens’ Miraculous Comeback

Stephens'

BNP PARIBAS WTA Finals Singapore Semifinals:  [6] Sloane Stephens (USA) vs. [8] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) Stephens lost the first eight games of the match before she shed the nerves and found the game that won her the US Open title in 2017. It looked pretty grim for the American, who could not keep the ball…

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