Tsitsipas and Thiem Broadening the Picture Heading into Paris

Magic in Madrid ūüá¨ūüá∑ūüôĆ Stefanos Tsitsipas scores his first career win over Nadal after defeating him 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 in the @MutuaMadridOpen SF‚Äôs!@StefTsitsipas | #MMOPEN pic.twitter.com/Q6Dv0rEFTY — US Open Tennis (@usopen) May 11, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Dominic Thiem beat Nadal in Barcelona and Federer in Madrid while playing Djokovic tough for two sets before falling.¬† The…

Madrid 2016: Djokovic vs. Murray Championship Prediction

#2 Andy Murray vs. #1 Novak Djokovic These two know what to expect heading into this match. ¬†Murray is the defending champion and just halted a Nadal winning streak. ¬†Djokovic is looking to once again be the sole leader in Masters 1000 Shields. ¬†They staged a strange but exciting match in the semifinal round of…

Madrid 2016: Djokovic vs. Nishikori Semifinal Prediction

Kei Nishikori vs. Novak Djokovic Thus far in 2016, Kei has won Memphis, was runner-up in Miami, and runner-up at Barcelona. ¬†Those 3 events alone have helped Nishikori bank 1150 ranking points. ¬†Kei plays well on clay and has a great history in Madrid. ¬†However, I don’t see him beating Novak in Madrid because I…

Madrid 2016: Murray vs. Nadal Semifinal Prediction

I don’t see it being anywhere near this one-sided Andy Murray vs. Rafael Nadal Andy Murray lost to Rafael Nadal at Monte Carlo despite dominating the first set. ¬†Did Murray let Rafa off of the hook? ¬†Probably, but Murray could be in trouble if Rafa is a more confident player today than he was at…

Madrid 2016: May 6th ATP Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [2] Andy Murray (GBR) vs. [8] Tomas Berdych (CZE) H2H¬†– Andy should win this match. Clay could impact this match to a degree, but Andy’s clay court game is better than most people recognize. [5] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. Joao Sousa (POR) – I think Rafa wins, but I expect Joao…

Madrid 2016: May 5th ATP Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [2]¬†Andy Murray¬†(GBR) vs.¬†[16]¬†Gilles Simon¬†(FRA)¬†H2H¬†– Andy should win this match, but Simon is a capable of winning or making a match tough when no one expects it. [1]¬†Novak Djokovic¬†(SRB) vs.¬†[15]¬†Roberto Bautista Agut¬†(ESP)¬†H2H¬†– Nole should win. [5]¬†Rafael Nadal¬†(ESP) vs.¬†Sam Querrey¬†(USA)¬†H2H¬†–¬†Sam has to feel great to be this deep in the event, but he…

Madrid 2016: May 4th ATP Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [15] Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) vs. Feliciano Lopez (ESP) H2H¬†– I like RBA here due to the surface. [1] Novak Djokovic (SRB) vs. Borna Coric (CRO) H2H¬†– I think Novak wins pretty easily here. [7] Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) vs. Albert Ramos-Vinolas (ESP) H2H¬†– Tsonga played well in Monte Carlo so he…

Madrid 2016: May 3rd ATP Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [5] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. Andrey Kuznetsov (RUS) H2H¬† –¬†This match could have some fun points and games, but Rafa should win in straight sets. [2] Andy Murray (GBR) vs.¬†[Q] Radek Stepanek (CZE) – Mercifully, the Worm will likely be gone. [15] Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) vs. [Q] Santiago Giraldo (COL)…

Madrid Masters 2013 Final Prediction Nadal vs. Wawrinka

Rafael Nadal vs. Stanislas Wawrinka This match is pretty straight forward to predict. ¬†If things go according to form, Nadal should win. ¬†Wawrinka is riding a big winning streak and playing the best tennis of his life. ¬†Here are 3 keys to Wawrinka pulling an upset. Stan must serve well. ¬†The altitude in Madrid benefits…

Madrid Masters Predictions May 10, 2013

Predicted winners in BOLD Quarterfinals Kei Nishikori¬†(14) vs.¬†Pablo Andujar¬†– A great match for tennis lovers, but I think Andujar will be more fresh and as I said earlier I love Pablo’s game. Andy Murray¬†(3) vs.¬†Tomas Berdych¬†(6) – I think clay helps Berdych here. ¬†He can hit through the court whereas Murray’s shots may sit up…