Australian Open Men’s Draw Analysis

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The bottom half of the draw is loaded with the following seeds: #2 Rafael Nadal, #3 Roger Federer, #5 Kevin Anderson, #6 Marin Cilic, #9 John Isner, #10 Karen Khachanov, #13 Kyle Edmund, #14 Stefanos Tsitsipas, #18 Diego Schwartzman, #19 Nikoloz Basilashvili, #20 Grigor Dimitrov, #22 Roberto Bautista Agut, #26 Fernando Verdasco, #27 Alex de…

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Isner Loses To Red Hot Monfils

BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells [11] Gael Monfils (FRA) vs. [22] John Isner (USA) They were tied at 4:4 going into this match and anything was possible; however, they had not played in three years and a lot has changed.  Monfils seemed to have found renewed motivation and was rewarded with ending last season ranked…

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Fritz Snatches Victory From Becker

Memphis Open, USA [CR107] Benjamin Becker (GER) vs. [CR145] Taylor Fritz (USA) Fritz is one of the young American players that has been talked about for a while and much is expected of him. He upset the number two seed, Steve Johnson, in straight sets.  This was my second time watching him play. He has a…

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Zverev Moves On, Coric Knocked Out

ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, Netherlands [CR41] Vasek Pospisil (CAN) vs. [CR70] Alexander Zverev (GER) This match featured a rising teenage star and had a positive result for the teenager.  Zverev stunned Pospisil 7-5, 6-2.  His excellent performance last week in Montpellier is paying dividends this week and it showed as he patiently constructed his…

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