Djokovic Moves into US Open Quarters

FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY - No. 2 Novak Djokovic advanced to the US Open quarterfinals when No. 19 Stanislas Wawrinka retired with an injury with the Serb leading 6-4, 6-1, 3-1 in a match carried over from Tuesday. He will play Juan Martin Del Potro … [Read more...]

Western & Southern Open Men’s Final to Feature World’s Top 2 Players for First Time

By Megan Fernandez MASON, Ohio - Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will meet for the fourth time and on the third surface this year when they contest the final of the Western & Southern Open near Cincinnati on Sunday. Djokovic won their first two … [Read more...]

Slideshow: GR8 Friends For Japan Fundraiser

[slideshow id=9] By Craig Hickman From what I hear, it's not often media is invited to sit down for dinner at an event such as this. As another photographer said while cutting through her tender filet mignon, "I fully expect we're going to get … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 11: Welcome to No. 2

Novak Djokovic continued his perfect season with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Roger Federer in the semifinal of the BNP Paribas Open.  The victory will give the Serb a bump in the rankings come Monday, up to no. 2 in the world, while Federer will … [Read more...]

2009 US Open Men’s Semis to be Revisited at the BNP Paribas Open

It’s the Men’s semis of the 2009 US Open all over again at the BNP Paribas Open. Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer advanced to complete the remaining semifinal spots. Novak Djokovic, despite having his service broken early in both sets knocked … [Read more...]

BNP Paribas Open Day 9: Survive and Advance

On the very day that the 2011 NCAA Men’s basketball championship began, the BNP Paribas Open had its own form of “March Madness” in a quarterfinal match between No. 1 Rafael Nadal and No. 239 Ivo Karlovic. The Spaniard had to battle back from … [Read more...]

Kourtin’ Karen’s Scoreboard for the Australian Open – Day 7

15-0 No Djoke Novak Djokovic is just cruising through the draw. On Saturday he advanced to the quarterfinals with a  6-3, 6-4, 6-0 win  over Nicolas Almagro. 15-15 Agony of  De-feet He may have had some foot trouble, but Fernando Verdasco was … [Read more...]

Kourtin’ Karen’s Scoreboard for the Australian Open – Day 5

0-15 Streak Ends Venus Williams’ streak of consecutive major tournament matches without a retirement has ended at 257. Williams was forced to retire from her match with Andrea Petkovic with a pelvic muscle injury she sustained in her previous … [Read more...]

Kourtin’ Karen’s Tennis News Scoreboard – Week Ending January 9, 2011

15-0 Walking on air water - the 2011 tennis season has begun! 15-15 Back on the bottom Fresh off of serving a shortened suspension for HGH possession,  Wayne Odesnik  will compete this week in a USTA Pro Circuit Futures event, the $10,000 … [Read more...]