Masters

ATP Paris Masters 2018

This week it’s all eyes on Paris as the ATP tour reaches its conclusion in the French capital. Parisians and tennis fans alike will be hopeful of a more blockbuster finale than 2017 threw up, where Jack Sock prevailed over Filip Krajinovic to win his first masters title, and the [...]

2018-10-29T06:35:31+00:00 October 29th, 2018|ATP, Masters, Results analysis|0 Comments

Is the ATP in a transition stage? Food for thought at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters

Rewind to January 2017: Murray is the World No.1, Djokovic a close second, Nadal is struggling to find any form, and Federer has taken a six-month break to recover from a knee injury. If we told you Federer and Nadal were to share the next five Grand Slams without having [...]

Who we fancy at the ATP Paris Masters

For those not lying flat out on the rehabilitation bench, Paris Bercy calls. The final stop on the Masters 1000 tour has historically been known as one of the faster indoor hard-court tournaments and previous results have reinforced this. Bomb-droppers of varying effectiveness Jerzy Janowicz (2012), Milos Raonic (2014) and [...]

Who can stop the Federer Freight Train?

  When Roger Federer, a model of durability throughout his playing career, damaged his knee early in 2016 running a bath for his girls, many feared it was the beginning of the end for the former number one. With no Grand Slam titles since victory over Andy Murray at Wimbledon [...]

Indian Wells 2017 Preview

You know you’re in a granite quarter when Verdasco and Johnson look like a pair of ten-a-penny bums. With 3 previous champions who have won 12 of the last 13 titles all lumped together no-one bar Murray is going to progress quietly. The preceding week's action has also been anything [...]

2017 Shuffle-Up (Part II: Rest of World)

We've discussed home-soil changes for the 2017 tennis season. Now let’s go deeper into the ATP and WTA tours to see what else is new and exciting for the whole year ahead. We’ll also add some betting perspective to hopefully spark some bright ideas.   The Newbies: The Hungarian Ladies [...]

ATP Rolex Shanghai Masters Preview

Novak Djokovic will be in good company in China this weekend when he begins the defence of his Shanghai Masters title, where a heavy-hitting cast including the likes of Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal, and Stan Wawrinka will be ready in waiting to seize the Serb’s Asian crown. The likes of [...]

2018-08-03T07:54:21+00:00 October 7th, 2016|ATP, Masters|0 Comments