Tag Archive: Rome Masters

Thiem Dream: Future King of Clay?

  The Thiem Dream is becoming reality, especially on clay. He has beaten Nadal four times, including Barcelona final 2019. In 2017 he beat Andy Murray in Barcelona, lost to Rafa Nadal in… Continue reading

Rafa on Rampage in Rome

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Shapovalov becomes main draw for Canada

—- First, he won the Battle of North York, beating his fellow Toronto suburbanite Milos Raonic in Madrid. Then Denis Shapovalov overtook Raonic in the ATP ranking after storming back to beat longtime… Continue reading

Djokovic “turns a corner” in Rome

Novak Djokovic was smiling after his loss to Rafa Nadal in the Rome Masters semi-finals. He didn’t always used to smile after losses. But this time he knows he’s back playing at the… Continue reading

Murray beats Djokovic at rainy Rome Masters

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Murray beats Goffin, Djokovic beats Rafa on Rome clay

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Genie on a roll in Rome

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Is Novak Djokovic the new King of Clay?

  Novak Djokovic won clay courts events in Monte Carlo and Rome last year, but has never won the French Open where Rafa Nadal — and Stan Wawrinka last year — have stood… Continue reading

Sharapova wins on hot clay in Rome

Genie Bouchard in Rome — an opera of emotions