Djokovic Response to Gulbis Calling Top Players Boring: “Top players are very respectful towards the sport”

(May 30, 2013) Earlier in the week World No. 40 Ernests Gulbis spoke to the French newspaper L'Equipe at Roland Garros and called the top four players boring:  "I respect Roger (Federer), Rafa (Nadal), Novak (Djokovic) and (Andy) Murray but, for me, … [Read more...]

Nadal Rallies fo Win Against a Resurgent Gulbis

(March 13, 2013) No. 5 Rafael Nadal ended the run of  qualifier Ernests Gulbis on Wednesday 4-6, 6-4, 7-5 at the BNP Paribas Open to snap the Latvian’s 13 match win streak and to extend a streak of his own to 11. The Spaniard leapt into the air, … [Read more...]

Federer Downs Dodig to Move into Round of 16; Nadal Through on Walkover

(March 11, 2013) It was ATP World Tour win number 890 for BNP Paribas Open defending champion Roger Federer when he defeated Ivan Dodig of Croatia 6-3, 6-1 on Monday at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. The Swiss joins elite company with Jimmy … [Read more...]

Gulbis Stuns Sixth Seed Berdych at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON - Ernests Gulbis pulled off the upset of the day at Wimbledon on Monday when the Latvia topped sixth seed Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic 7-6 (5), 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4). Berdych who was the runner-up to Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon in 2010 had … [Read more...]

Gulbis Avoids a Late Night, Into First Final of 2011

By Curt Janka LOS ANGELES, California – Ernests Gulbis came from behind in the second set tie breaker to avoid playing a third set against Alex Bogomolov Jr. Winning the semifinal 6-2, 7-6(4) earned Gulbis his first final of the … [Read more...]

Gulbis and Del Potro Star In Freaky Friday

By Curt Janka LOS  ANGELES, Caifornia – Ernests Gulbis stuns Juan Martin Del Potro 6-2, 6-4, in another fitting round of role reversal at the Farmers Classic on Friday night. The two have been swapping identities all season. Gulbis, once ranked … [Read more...]

’Breaking Away – Megan Fernandez Reports from the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters

’Breaking Away By Megan Fernandez Andy Murray - Photos ©Enrique Fernandez for Global Village Tennis News Thursday at the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters, every singles player who walked off Center Court a winner took small … [Read more...]