Paris Masters Commentary

A great few days of tennis, which brings me to this question: how can I argue that once again, men's tennis isn't worth a shit when we get this kind of higher-end competition on tour? Well, we're still looking for a heartbeat outside the Top 3 (or even the Top 1 at this point) and …

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Compelling End-of-the-Year Race for Meaning, Purpose

I really don't need to write anything on this blog when the mainstream media does such a fantastic job of providing their celestial tour insight, clarifying the big story-lines and over-arching narratives with such wisdom and eloquence. Right? Nadal has never won the Paris Masters or the year-end championship (WTF) that crowns, generally, the best …

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Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic

Murray made the finals in Paris (and is in the process of beating John Isner), putting himself into position to claim his 3rd Masters of the year, seventh ATP title overall. Djokovic lost to Cilic in the QF, so he's no longer #1 in the world (Novak had to make the finals to maintain his #1 ranking). Novak …

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Paris Masters Preview

The table is set for a solid final ATP tour finish in Paris this coming week as the BNP Paribas Masters kicks-off tomorrow. We'll take a look at the draw in minute but first let's re-hash what happened in Vienna and Basel last week, two ATP 500 tournaments with decent fields that crowned champions earlier …

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