Murray shines in Antwerp to reach first semi-final in two years

Andy Murray battled past Romanian qualifier Marius Copil 6-3 6-7(7) 6-4 at the European Open in Antwerp on Friday to reach his first singles semi-final in two years.

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55 minutes ago, ESPN Tennis

Murray reaches first ATP semi-final since 2017 as he makes European Open last four

Murray reaches first ATP semi-final since 2017 as he makes European Open last four

Andy Murray reaches his first ATP semi-final since 2017 with victory over Marius Copil at the European Open.

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1 hour ago, BBC Sport

Raise The Roof: Thiem & Tsonga Have High-Altitude Hit In Vienna

Home favourite Dominic Thiem and Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga kicked off this year’s Erste Bank Open in style on Friday, enjoying a friendly hit on the Erste Campus roof as they took in the Vienna skyline. Thiem, the top seed in Vienna, looks for his fifth ATP Tour title of the year. He won his...

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2 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Murray Survives Slip-up, Outlasts Copil In Antwerp

The last time former World No. 1 Andy Murray faced Marius Copil, in Washington, D.C. last year, the Scot needed more than three hours in a match that went past 3 am. Murray even broke into tears — partially from the emotions of the moment, but also from the hip pain he was still dealing with. More...

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2 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Professional approach to tennis warm-up

All tennis players know how important it is to warm up. Before we step on the court, we should do some physical and even mental exercises to prepare our body and mind for the upcoming challenge. Our monthly contributor, coach Marcin Bieniek, founder of instructional Enjoy Tennis Blog, will talk about...

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2 hours ago, Women's Tennis Blog, WTA

Could the ITF replace line umpires with robots?

Could the ITF replace line umpires with robots?

Hawkeye has been a big part of the ATP/WTA Tours for more than a decade now. As a decision review system, the technology hasn’t been completely flawless. The graphic failed to display during a Federer challenge against Tomas Berdych in the 2018 Australian Open, as a recent example. However, on...

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4 hours ago, Tennis Buzz

Wawrinka Sets Sinner Semi-final Showdown In Antwerp

Former World No. 3 Stan Wawrinka let slip a match point in the second set of his quarter-final against former World No. 6 Gilles Simon on Friday at the European Open. But the Swiss star remained calm and found some of his best tennis to reach the semi-finals in Antwerp, his first trip to the last four...

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4 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Thiem Seeks First Vienna Title; When Is The Draw & More

Dominic Thiem enjoyed a breakthrough this past summer, when he won his first title on home soil at the Generali Open in Kitzbuhel. He will look to continue his success in Austria at the Erste Bank Open, an ATP 500 tournament. Thiem, a winner of four tour-level titles this season, will be making his ninth...

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5 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Federer Eyes Perfect 10 (And Pizza Party) In Basel; When Is The Draw & More

Roger Federer returns to his hometown tournament in pursuit of a 10th Swiss Indoors Basel title. The 38-year-old Swiss, who was a Basel ball boy as a child, has won 20 straight matches at this ATP 500 tournament and reached the final the past 12 times he's played the event.  "To come through and...

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5 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Kontinen/Roger-Vasselin Save Match Points To Reach Stockholm Doubles Final

Henri Kontinen/Edouard Roger-Vasselin continued their outstanding run on Friday at the Intrum Stockholm Open, saving three match points in a thrilling 6-3, 3-6, 16-14 semi-final victory over fourth seeds Wesley Koolhof/Fabrice Martin. The Finnish-French pairing fought back from 8/9, 10/11 and 12/13 in...

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7 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Sinner In The Semis: #NextGenATP Italian Makes Breakthrough In Antwerp

Eighteen-year-old #NextGenATP star Jannik Sinner’s stock continues to rise. The Italian teen reached his first ATP Tour semi-final on Friday, defeating fellow #NextGenATP player Frances Tiafoe of the United States 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 to make the last four of the European Open in Antwerp. Sinner is the...

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7 hours ago, ATP World Tour

Johanna Konta's season is over after she pulls out of WTA Elite Trophy

Johanna Konta's season is over after she pulls out of WTA Elite Trophy

British number one Johanna Konta pulls out of next week's WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, and will not play again this season.

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10 hours ago, BBC Sport, WTA

Shapovalov ousts Popyrin in Stockholm

Shapovalov ousts Popyrin in Stockholm

Qualifier Alexei Popyrin's run at the Stockholm Open comes to an end after a second-round loss to Denis…

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23 hours ago, Tennis Australia

Federer To Play 2020 Roland Garros

Roger Federer will return to Roland Garros in 2020. The 38-year-old World No. 3 shared his plans with CNN this week. “I will play the French Open,” Federer said. The Swiss competed at the clay-court major this year for the first time since 2015, reaching his eighth Roland Garros semi-final...

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23 hours ago, ATP World Tour

ATP Tour and WTA 2019: Schedule of Play for Friday, October 18 for Moscow, Antwerp and Stockholm

Friday’s order of play for the ATP Tour events in Moscow, Antwerp and Stockholm can be found at the links below. LINK: Moscow Schedule LINK: Antwerp Schedule LINK: Stockholm Schedule

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1 day ago, Tennis Connected, WTA

Shapovalov Advances in Stockholm; Cilic Wins in Moscow; Murray Prevails in Antwerp

Intrum Stockholm Open—Stockholm, Sweden Second-round results: Cedric-Marcel Stebe Defeats Mikhail Ymer 60 76(5) (4) Denis Shapovalov Defeats Alexi Popyrin 64 76(3) Janko Tipsarevic Defeats (1) Fabio Fognini 61 61 Y?ichi Sugita Defeats Stefano Travaglia 76(6) 64 Pablo Carreño Busta Gianluca Mager 63 75 ***** VTB...

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1 day ago, Tennis Connected

Cilic Enjoys Milestone Day In Moscow

Marin Cilic carved more history for himself on Thursday at the VTB Kremlin Cup in Moscow. The Croatian earned his 500th career win, beating countryman Ivo Karlovic 6-1, 7-6(5) to become only the 50th player in the Open Era to achieve the milestone and just the 10th active player with 500 or more victories. Cilic...

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1 day ago, ATP World Tour

Cilic Joins Elite Company With 500th Match Win

Thirteen years after recording his first ATP Tour match win, Marin Cilic is continuing to add to his legacy. The Croatian’s latest milestone arrived on Thursday when he earned his 500th tour-level win against Ivo Karlovic at the VTB Kremlin Cup. Cilic is one of just 10 active players on Tour to...

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1 day ago, ATP World Tour

5 Things To Know About Shapovalov, Who Qualified For Milan

Denis Shapovalov has qualified for the Next Gen ATP Finals once again. The 20-year-old Canadian, who debuted at the inaugural 21-and-under event in 2017, secured his place when Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic lost in Moscow on Thursday. Here are five things to know about one of the #NextGenATP leaders. 1....

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1 day ago, ATP World Tour

Shapovalov ousts Popyrin in Stockholm Open

Alexei Popyrin is out of the Stockholm Open after losing in straight sets to Denis Shapovalov.

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1 day ago, The West Australian

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