June 2013

Mahut Defeats Wawrinka to Win First Tour Title

June 22, 2013

Frenchman Nicolas Mahut won his first ATP Tour title Saturday afternoon, defeating second-seeded and No. 10-ranked Stanislas Wawrinka 6-3, 6-4 in the final of the Topshelf Open in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands. The 31-year-old Mahut, a grasscourt specialist, ranked No. 240 in the world, served impeccably on his favorite surface in dispatching the accomplished sidekick of […]

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Nadal Fillets Ferrer for Eighth French Open Crown

June 9, 2013

Commentator and tennis great John McEnroe likened today’s French Open final to a heavyweight versus middleweight boxing match. Rocky Marciano against Sugar Ray Leonard, if you will. It was to a degree. Rafael Nadal pummeled fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 this afternoon to capture his eighth French Open title in damp, heavy conditions […]

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