David Goffin

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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Preview and Predictions for ATP Finals

November 11, 2017

The ATP Finals begin Sunday, ostensibly featuring the eight best men players in the world. There are however some illusions with the premise that the best eight are gathering at the O2 Arena in London for the prestigious year-ending tournament. Injuries have riddled the ATP Tour in 2017 like no season in recent memory and […]

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Dolgopolov Stops Dzumhur Run at Shenzhen Open

September 30, 2017

Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov defeated Damir Dzumhur 6-3, 6-4 in the semifinals of the Shenzhen Open Saturday night, ending the red-hot Bosnian’s 8-match winning streak while advancing to his third final of the year. Dolgopolov, the fifth seed, will play Belgian David Goffin, seeded No. 2, in tomorrow’s final. Goffin leads the 28-year-old Dolgopolov 1-0 head-to-head, […]

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Goffin Edges Khachanov to Advance at Indian Wells

March 12, 2017

Belgian David Goffin withstood the heavy artillery of #NextGen star Karen Khachanov to defeat the 20-year-old Russian 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in a spirited second-round matchup at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells yesterday. The 11th-seeded Goffin went toe-to-toe with the big-hitting Khachanov and eventually wore down the 6-foot-6 Russian with his quickness and superb […]

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Querrey Shocks Nadal to Win Mexican Open

March 5, 2017

Sam Querrey stunned No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal 6-3, 7-6 (3) in the final of the Mexican Open at Acapulco last night in a brilliant display of heavy-hitting tennis. The 29-year-old American’s first win in five tries against Nadal ended the Spaniard’s 14-match win streak at Acapulco, where he had won the title in 2005 […]

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Goffin Tops Coric to Reach Swiss Indoors Final

October 25, 2014

The Goffin Express keeps on rolling. Belgian David Goffin defeated 17-year-old Borna Coric of Croatia 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 in the semifinals of the Swiss Indoors Basel this afternoon, extending his winning streak to 16 matches, including five on the Challenger circuit. Overall, the 23-year-old Goffin, ranked No. 28 in the world, has won 43 of […]

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Goffin Shuts Down Sousa to Win Moselle Open

September 21, 2014

Eighth-seeded David Goffin continued his hot streak defeating Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-4, 6-3 in the final of the Moselle Open in Metz, France, Sunday afternoon. The 23-year-old Belgian captured his second career title and has now won 34 of his last 36 matches overall since losing to Andy Murray in the opening round at […]

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Goffin Defeats Nieminen at Winston-Salem to Keep Streak Alive

August 20, 2014

Belgian qualifier David Goffin extended his unbeaten streak to 25 matches this afternoon, defeating No. 15 seed Jarkko Nieminen 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 in the third round at the Winston-Salem Open. Goffin’s unbeaten run, following a first round loss to Andy Murray at Wimbledon, includes three straight Challenger Tour titles , a Tour-level title at Kitzbuhel, […]

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