Fucsovics Upsets Defending Champion

Fucsovics upsets defending champ

Banque Eric Sturdza Geneva Open, Switzerland [25] Stan Wawrinka (SUI) vs. [60] Marton Fucsovics (HUN) Wawrinka won the Geneva Open title the last two years; yet, that did not discourage his opponent because Fucsovics had his eyes set on his first ATP World Tour semifinals. Although the Hungarian got off to a nervous start, he…

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Nadal and Svitolina reign in Rome

Defending champions in Rome

Internazionali BNL d’Italia, Rome How did the defending champions fare in Rome? Women’s Final: [1] Simona Halep (ROU) vs. [4] Elina Svitolina (UKR) The defending champion was in no mood to play games today; she came out firing on all cylinders. Before Halep could take a calming breath, the first set was over and she…

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Nadal passes the pre-test

history Monte-Carlo final test for Nadal

Internazionali BNL d’Italia, Rome [2] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. [29] Denis Shapovalov (CAN) Nadal’s fans will never forget their first meeting last year when Shapovalov came back from a set down to upset Nadal at the Masters 1000 in Canada. Nadal did not forget either and knew he had to bring his complete focus to…

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Can Zverev Stop Thiem?

Can Zverev stop Thiem?

Mutua Madrid Open, Spain Men’s Semifinal: [7] Dominic Thiem (AUT) vs. [8] Kevin Anderson (RSA) Thiem did the unthinkable, upset Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals on home soil, and now many are expecting him to win the title. In fact, even before this defeat of the king, many have thought he would be the one…

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