Masters 1000 – Montreal 2017: August 8th Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD COURT CENTRAL (12:30 p.m. start) [10] Tomas Berdych (CZE) vs. Nikoloz Basilashvili (GEO) – Berdych has a nice chance to build upon his solid Wimbledon showing. Rogerio Dutra Silva (BRA) vs. [WC] Denis Shapovalov (CAN) – The young Canadian could win this match. [15] Jack Sock (USA) vs. [Q] Pierre-Hugues Herbert (FRA) H2H – Sock has had some nice results on hard courts over the years. [3] Dominic Thiem (AUT)…

A Modest Proposal: Masters 1000 Events and Solar Panels

NetJets is making strides to go carbon neutral – perhaps they could sponsor this effort The professional tennis tours are fairly carbon intensive.  The miles of airline flights and driving (in the case of Murray’s 2009 road trip from Montreal to Cincinnati) add up to a lot of internal combustion engines being used by players and fans…