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  • Felix Dodges Seppi, Brooksby Stuns Tiafoe In Washington 3. August 2021
    Second seed Felix Auger-Aliassime held his ground against a stern opening test on Tuesday against Andreas Seppi, rallying from a set down to start his Citi Open campaign with a 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 victory.  The 19-year-old Canadian was tested across nearly two hours by Seppi, the player who stunned him in the opening round at […]
  • Murray Accepts Cincinnati Wild Card 3. August 2021
    Two-time champion Andy Murray and #NextGenATP American Sebastian Korda have accepted wild cards into the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, the tournament announced Tuesday. Former World No. 1 Murray owns a 33-13 record at the ATP Masters 1000 event, at which he lifted the trophy in 2008 and 2011. Last year, the Scot beat […]
  • Nakashima Celebrates 20th Birthday With Washington Win 3. August 2021
    #NextGenATP American Brandon Nakashima gave himself a nice 20th birthday present on Tuesday with a 6-3, 6-3 win against Australian Alexei Popyrin in the first round of the Citi Open. The 20-year-old is in great form after making the final in back-to-back weeks in Los Cabos and Atlanta. Nakashima showed his confidence against this year's […]
  • Washington Lobbyists: Why Kyrgios Lets Fans Tell Him How To Serve 3. August 2021
    Welcome to the Nick Kyrgios show. Now, pick your serve! Two years ago at the Citi Open in Washington, Kyrgios went on one of the most memorable runs of his career to claim the ATP 500 title. Along the way, the Aussie gave a new dimension to fan engagement. The inimitable right-hander began asking fans […]
  • Felix Draws On 'Champion Mentality' In Washington 3. August 2021
    Felix Auger-Aliassime will channel what he deems a “champion mentality” as he looks to build on his most consistent season to date at this week’s Citi Open. Seeded second behind Rafael Nadal in Washington, D.C., the 20-year-old faces a tricky opener against his Roland Garros conqueror from this year, Italian veteran Andreas Seppi. Despite that […]
  • Nishikori Flies From Tokyo Into Washington Second Round 3. August 2021
    Former champion Kei Nishikori’s Citi Open campaign is off to a flying start following a straight-sets win over familiar foe Sam Querrey on Monday. The Japanese World No. 67 clinched his seventh victory from 11 ATP Head2Head meetings against the American, 6-4, 6-4. Nishikori arrived in Washington from Tokyo, where he had become the first […]
  • Role Reversal: Brooksby Beats Anderson In Washington 2. August 2021
    #NextGenATP American Jenson Brooksby continued his rapid ascent on Monday at the Citi Open, where he upset former World No. 5 Kevin Anderson 7-6(4), 6-3 in the first round. Just 15 days ago, Anderson defeated Brooksby in straight sets in the Hall of Fame Open final. But this time, it was the 20-year-old wild card […]
  • Getting To Know... Casper Ruud 2. August 2021
    Casper Ruud won the Generali Open in Kitzbühel on Saturday to claim his third title in as many weeks following victories in Bastad and Gstaad. The Norwegian is the first player since Andy Murray in October 2011 to win three titles in three consecutive weeks. recently caught up with the new World No. 12 […]
  • Nakashima: ‘I Want To Show That I Belong With The Top Guys’ 2. August 2021
    From the moment that Brandon Nakashima made his ATP Tour debut last year, everyone in tennis knew that he was destined for big things. On Monday, the teen cracked the Top 100 in the FedEx ATP Rankings for the first time at World No. 89 after reaching his second tour-level final in as many weeks […]
  • Tiafoe: Having Nadal In Washington Is 'Pretty Legendary' 2. August 2021
    The Citi Open is Frances Tiafoe’s hometown event, which he first played seven years ago as a 16-year-old. But this might be one of the most special editions yet, as 88-time tour-level titlist Rafael Nadal is making his debut. “It's just unbelievable that he came here to D.C.,” Tiafoe said. “Having a player of his […]

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  • 2-time Olympic champ Murray withdraws from men's singles tennis draw 25. Juli 2021
    On the recommendation of his medical advisors, Andy Murray will not defend his Olympic championship in singles tennis.The gold medalist at Rio 2016 and London 2012 withdrew shortly before his opening-round match versus Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime due to an ailing quadriceps, choosing to focus his efforts on the men's doubles tournament instead."The medical staff have […]

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  • Kyrgios on Loss: My Head's in the Shed 3. August 2021
    "I'm dealing with problems like we all are. I feel like it affected me a little bit today," said Nick Kyrgios after opening-exit in Washington, DC. Inactivity has robbed Nick Kyrgios of connectivity to competition. Tonight, Mackenzie McDonald separated Kyrgios from his Washington, DC title. Watch: Nadal Backs Biles Playing clean combinations the 107th-ranked McDonald […]
  • Auger-Aliassime on Olympic Lesson Learned 3. August 2021
    Felix Auger-Aliassime lost his Olympic opener, but learned from the experience. Felix Auger-Aliassime is back from the Olympics a little jet-lagged, but ready to take flight on North American soil. The second-seeded Canadian overcome a sloppy start rallying past Andreas Seppi 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 to the Citi Open round of 16 in Washington, DC. Auger-Aliassime avenged […]
  • Osaka, Kenin and Swiatek Pull out of Montreal 3. August 2021
    A trio of big stars will sit out next week's Omnium Banque Nationale in Montreal. By Chris Oddo | @TheFanChild | Tuesday August 3, 2021 World No.2 Naomi Osaka, World No.4 Sofia Kenin and World No. 8 Iga Swiatek have all pulled out of next week’s Omnium Banque Nationale draw in Montreal. The trio join […]
  • Andy Murray and Sebastian Korda Receive Cincinnati Wild Cards 3. August 2021
    The two-time champion and the rising American will joined the star-studded draw in the last event prior to the US Open. By Chris Oddo | @TheFanChild | Tuesday August 3, 2021 Three-time Major champion Andy Murray and 21-year-old American Sebastian Korda have been awarded wild cards for the men’s singles field for the 2021 Western […]
  • Watch: Nadal Backs Biles' Olympic Withdrawals 3. August 2021
    Rafa Nadal shows full support for gymnastics star Simone Biles in a CBS interview. Rafael Nadal knows how elite sport requires mind, body and spirit synergy. The 20-time Grand Slam champion expressed support for gymnastics star Simone Biles, who withdrew from the Olympic team and all-around competitions due to mental issues. Biles returned to competition […]
  • Moroccan Simohamed Hirs Banned for Life 3. August 2021
    Moroccan player Simohamed Hirs has been banned for life from the sport, following investigations into multiple incidents of match fixing. Corruption has ended a player's career. Moroccan player Simohamed Hirs has been banned for life from the sport, following investigations into multiple incidents of match fixing. More: Kyrgios Hints at Retirement The sanction means that, […]
  • Tiafoe: I See Myself as Top 10 3. August 2021
    After winning Nottingham and upsetting Stefanos Tsitsipas at Wimbledon, Frances Tiafoe is poised to make his move. Frances Tiafoe returns to his home tournament in Washington, DC ready to rise. The 53rd-ranked Tiafoe, who faces wild card Jenson Brooksby in his Citi Open opener tonight, is coming off a productive grass-season. More: Kyrgios Hints at […]
  • Bouchard Joins Tennis Channel During Shoulder Rehab 3. August 2021
    Genie Bouchard has picked up the microphone as special guest analyst for Tennis Channel. Genie Bouchard is back in action— as a tennis television analyst. The 2014 Wimbledon finalist has joined Tennis Channel as a special guest analyst while she continues rehab from shoulder surgery. More: Will Smith is Richard Williams Bouchard made her TC […]
  • Nadal Commends Korda as Future Star 2. August 2021
    "He's going to have the chance to be one of the best players of the world," Rafael Nadal says of Sebastian Korda. Sebastian Korda grew up looking up to Rafael Nadal. Twenty-time Grand Slam champion Nadal says it won't be long before the ATP Tour is looking up to Korda in the rankings. More: Nadal […]
  • Older, Wiser Kyrgios Hints at Retirement in Heady Citi Open Press Conference 2. August 2021
    The Aussie may not be around the ATP Tour much longer... By Chris Oddo | @TheFanChild | Sunday August 1, 2021 Nick Kyrgios has always had a love-hate relationship with professional tennis, and the Aussie pulled no punches as he talked about his past, present and future on Sunday during his pre-tournament press conference at […]