July 2011

Fish Wilts Isner for Second Atlanta Championship

July 24, 2011

Defending champion and top seed Mardy Fish saved two match points this afternoon to defeat tiring American John Isner 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-2 in the final of the Atlanta Tennis Championships, the first stop on the U.S. hardcourt swing leading up to the U.S. Open. The title was the sixth of No. 9-ranked Fish’s career […]

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Djokovic Topples Nadal to Win Wimbledon

July 4, 2011

In case there was any doubt who is really No. 1, Novak Djokovic sealed the deal yesterday with a convincing 6-4, 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 win over Rafael Nadal in the finals at Wimbledon. Djokovic, who actually had accrued enough points with his semifinal win on Friday to switch places with No. 1 Nadal when the […]

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Djokovic Primed to Bag First Wimbledon Crown

July 2, 2011

Tomorrow’s Wimbledon final pits No. 1-ranked Rafael Nadal against No. 2 Novak Djokovic. Come Monday, no matter who wins the match, Djokovic will take over the top spot in the ATP Rankings. Seems strange that should defending champion Nadal win the title, he would still drop to No. 2. But that’s just the quirky nature […]

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