Adrian Mannarino

Goffin Heroics Not Enough at Davis Cup Finals but Bode Well for 2018 Success

November 27, 2017

David Goffin’s very good year ended yesterday in disappointing fashion. The Belgian’s Davis Cup team lost to France 3-2 in the Cup final, but it certainly was not through any fault of Goffin’s. Despite being bummed by the team’s loss, Goffin said he finished his season with the “sense of having done my duty.” Indeed […]

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Manic Monday at Wimbledon Features Round of 16 Matches

July 9, 2017

Today is a quiet day at SW19. The lush lawns at the All England Club are showing a bit of wear and tear after a week of heavy use and could use a breather. They will get just that, a one-day respite from play on this middle Sunday of the Wimbledon fortnight. But come tomorrow, […]

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Groth Muscles Past Mannarino in Opening Round of Australian Open

January 19, 2016

Big-serving Australian Sam Groth got off the schneid and won his first match of the year Tuesday afternoon, defeating Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 7-6 (6), 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 in round one of the Australian Open. Groth had lost in the opening round of his last four tournaments, including Brisbane and Sydney to start the 2016 season […]

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Tomic Tops Mannarino For Claro Open Colombia Crown

July 26, 2015

Defending champion and bad boy of Australian tennis Bernard Tomic defeated Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 6-1. 3-6, 6-2 in the final of the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota Sunday afternoon. Kicked off the Australian Davis Cup team for the tie against Kazakhstan after a rant against Tennis Australia at Wimbledon and arrested and jailed 10 days […]

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Ram Outlasts Karlovic to Win Hall of Fame Tennis Championships

July 19, 2015

American Rajeev Ram, ranked No. 161 in the world, toppled towering Croat Ivo Karlovic in the final of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships this afternoon, defeating the big-serving 36-year-old 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (2) on the grass courts at the Newport Casino. For Ram it was his second ATP Tour-level title, the other also […]

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Groth Beats Smyczek in Semifinals of Knoxville Challenger

November 8, 2014

Australian Sam Groth defeated Tim Smyczek 6-3. 6-4 in the semifinals of the Knoxville Challenger this afternoon in perhaps one of the best performances of his career. The win propelled the big-serving Aussie into his fourth ATP Challenger final of the year against second-seeded Frenchman Adrian Mannarino on Sunday. Groth, seeded No. 3, will be […]

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