ATP World Tour Finals

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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Del Potro Topples Dimitrov to Win Stockholm Open

October 22, 2017

Defending champion Juan Martin del Potro whipped top seed Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-2 in the final of the Stockholm Open earlier this afternoon. The title was the fourth-seeded Argentine’s first of the year and 20th of his career, and will launch the Tower of Tandil into contention in the ATP Race to London. Del Potro […]

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Murray Beats Djokovic to Win ATP World Tour Finals and End Year No. 1

November 20, 2016

Andy Murray ensured that his two-week reign as world No. 1 would continue by decisively defeating Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-4 in the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London Sunday night. Murray won his 24th consecutive match and fifth tournament in a row to become the 17th player to hold the […]

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Djokovic Beats Federer for ATP World Tour Finals Crown

November 22, 2015

Novak Djokovic won his record fourth straight ATP World Tour Finals and fifth overall Sunday evening, defeating Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 in a clinical performance at the O2 in London. The title was Djokovic’s 11th of the year, including three Grand Slams and a record six Masters Series crowns. He also posted a sterling 82-6 […]

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Djokovic Whips Murray for Paris Masters Title

November 8, 2015

“Novak Djokovic is quite simply unstoppable,” opined SkySports commentator Peter Fleming. Indeed it seems he is. Two-time defending champion Djokovic thrashed No. 2 seed Andy Murray 6-2, 6-4 in the final of the Paris Masters Sunday afternoon, winning his record-setting sixth Masters title of the year and 26th of his career. Nole also won at […]

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Mystery Surrounds Federer Withdrawal at ATP World Tour Finals

November 17, 2014

Roger Federer’s last-minute pullout from the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London yesterday completely stunned a disappointed crowd which was anxiously awaiting a blockbuster final between the Swiss icon and Novak Djokovic. Federer, wearing a warmup suit courtside, stated he was unable to compete in the final due to a back […]

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Djokovic Sweeps Past Raonic to Capture Paris Masters

November 2, 2014

Defending champion and top-ranked Novak Djokovic won his third Paris Masters title Sunday afternoon, decisively defeating big-serving Milos Raonic 6-2, 6-3 in a clinical performance in the final at Bercy. The victory was Djokovic’s 600th career win and 20th Masters Series crown. Djokovic also won at Paris in 2009. With the win, the 27-year-old Serb […]

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Djokovic Trounces Berdych for Fifth China Open Crown

October 5, 2014

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic played almost flawless tennis to defeat Czech Tomas Berdych 6-0, 6-2 Sunday night in winning his fifth China Open and improving his record to 24-0 in Beijing. Djokovic did not drop a set all week in adding to the trophies he collected in 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013. The title […]

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Haas Defeats Haase to Capture Erste Bank Open

October 20, 2013

Second-seeded Tommy Haas defeated Dutchman Robin Haase 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the final of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna Sunday afternoon, keeping alive his slim hopes of qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month. The title was the 35-year-old Haas’ second of the year and 15th of his career. He […]

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Del Potro Thumps Nadal in Shanghai Masters Semifinal

October 12, 2013

Nobody defeats Rafael Nadal easily. Yet on Saturday night in the second semifinal of the Shanghai Masters, Juan Martin del Potro came about as close as humanly possible to doing just that. Del Potro dismantled the No. 1-ranked Spaniard 6-2, 6-4 in a scintillating exhibition of power tennis. Yes, it took one hour and 46 […]

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