Shangai Masters 2017: Nadal vs. Federer #38 Prediction

#1 Rafael Nadal vs. #2 Roger Federer This match will be their 4th clash in 2017 and 38th professional match.  Federer won the first 3 meetings in 2017 taking 7 of 9 sets.  Nadal is riding high taking the US Open and Beijing titles prior to his run to the Shanghai final. His earlier losses to…

Shanghai Masters 2017: Semifinal Predictions

Shanghai Semifinals Night! Nadal vs Cilic​ and Federer vs Delpo Watch on Tennis Channel 11:30am EST 📺💻📱🎾 https://t.co/CKNOFPsDdP pic.twitter.com/WJhpn9Zs7T — Tennis Channel (@TennisChannel) October 14, 2017 37 Major Titles are Held by this Final Four in Shanghai Predicted Winners in BOLD I would normally post separate predictions, but I think Delpo’s health makes one prediction…

Shanghai Masters 2017: Quarterfinal Predictions

Stylish win from @cilic_marin over Edmund, closing out tonight’s play in Shanghai. #SHRolexMasters pic.twitter.com/4dqBcSbllf — Tennis TV (@TennisTV) October 10, 2017 Predicted Winners in BOLD [4] Marin Cilic (CRO) vs. Albert Ramos-Vinolas (ESP) –  Cilic again should win, but I have not been overly confident about most of his matches this week. [1] Rafael Nadal…

Shanghai Masters 2017: October 12th Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [6] Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) vs. [10] Sam Querrey (USA) – If Dimitrov can match Querrey’s efficiency in serving big, I think his overall skill set will eventually win out. [3] Alexander Zverev (GER) vs. [16] Juan Martin del Potro (ARG) – The two big men will duel, but I think the…

Shanghai Masters 2017: October 11th Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [6] Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) vs. Ryan Harrison (USA) – Harrison is 1-3 vs. Dimitrov, but has played well enough in 2017 that he could spring an upset here.  I think Dimitrov will come through in 2 competitive sets. [3] Alexander Zverev (GER) vs. Aljaz Bedene (GBR) – The big man should…

Shangai Masters 2017: October 10th Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD [12] John Isner (USA) vs. [Q] Dusan Lajovic (SRB) [7] Pablo Carreno Busta (ESP) vs. Albert Ramos-Vinolas (ESP) – This should be a fun match. [16] Juan Martin del Potro (ARG) vs. Andrey Rublev (RUS) – I’ll go with the young gun for an upset. [4] Marin Cilic (CRO) vs. Kyle Edmund…

Shanghai Masters 2017: October 9th Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Dr. Ivo took this match in 2016, but I think the results reverse in 2017 Feliciano Lopez (ESP) vs. Ivo Karlovic (CRO) – I think we will see 3 tiebreak sets, but I will go with the lefty. [9] Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) vs. Hyeon Chung (KOR) – RBA should advance….

Shanghai Masters 2017: October 8th Predictions

Predicted Winners in BOLD Four Nice Matches to Start the Main Draw Jared Donaldson (USA) vs. Pablo Cuevas (URU) – I like Cuevas due to his ability to defend and dictate play. Gilles Simon (FRA) vs. [WC] Yibing Wu (CHN) – Simon is not playing at his 2008 levels, but he is still a tricky opponent…

Shanghai 2016: ATP Championship Prediction

Andy Murray vs. Roberto Bautista Agut Roberto Bautista Agut has had a great week piling up quality wins and culminating in a semifinal win over world #1 Novak Djokovic.  Or was that the culmination?  Could he possibly beat world #2 Andy Murray and take home a Masters 1000 shield?  He could, but my educated guess…

Shanghai 2016: ATP Quarterfinal Predictions

This is how #Tsonga answers to #Zverev‘s smash! #hotshot #ShanghaiMasters (via @TennisTV) pic.twitter.com/5nDkikwUjU — We Are Tennis (@WeAreTennis) October 13, 2016 Predicted Winners in BOLD [9] Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) vs. [15] Roberto Bautista Agut (ESP) H2H – I think Tsonga has enough attacking acumen to win a tough match vs. RBA. [1] Novak Djokovic (SRB) vs….