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Nitto ATP finals (Turin) – semifinals & final

Final Alexander Zverev d. Daniil Medvedev    6-4, 6-4    [1:15 h] Medvedev began to play his best tennis when he was trailing 4-6, *0:2… prior to that moment he had hit just 1 winner! I suppose he was a … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP Finals (Turin) – Day 5 & 6

Green Group – day 6 Novak Djokovic d. (alt.)Cameron Norrie    6-2, 6-1    [1:06 h] An exhibition match actually, but this last ’round robin’ meeting wasn’t similar to yesterday’s between Medvedev & Sinner at all. The difference in skills … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP Finals (Turin) – Day 3 & 4

Green Group – day 4 Casper Ruud d. (alt.)Cameron Norrie    1-6, 6-3, 6-4    [1:51 h] It’s only the second time in the 52-year-old tournament history, that two alternates appear at ’round robin’ stage with chances to reach the … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP Finals (Turin) – Day 1 & 2

Green Group – day 2 Andrey Rublev d. Stefanos Tsitsipas    6-4, 6-4    [1:31 h] Last year they created the most dramatic match at the ’round robin’ stage (the Greek won 6-1, 4-6, 7-6), this time it was pretty … Continue reading

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‘Nitto ATP finals’ 2021, Torino

GREEN GROUP 1. Novak Djokovic (34, Serbia) – 14th appearance (9370 points) – it’s a new chapter in career of the arguably greatest player ever; after so many years of experiencing tough battles against the best players born in the … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP finals (London) – semifinals & final

The last three matches of the strangest Open Era season to date, made sense in terms who participated in them – those who deserved it the most. For the first time since 2004 the four highest ranked players reached the … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP finals (London) – Day 5 & 6

Group “Tokyo ’20” – Day 6 Daniil Medvedev d. Diego Schwartzman    6-3, 6-3    [1:13 h] Medvedev tactically played a perfect match. Two weeks ago he had defeated Schwartzman 6-3, 6-1 in Paris, so feeling such an advantage over … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP Finals (London) – Day 3 & 4

Group “Tokyo ’70” – Day 4 Daniil Medvedev d. Novak Djokovic    6-3, 6-3    [1:21 h] Very disappointing match. I had an impression that Djokovic wasn’t particularly interested once he was broken at 3-all in the opener. Medvedev won … Continue reading

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Nitto ATP Finals (London) – Day 1 & 2

Group “Tokyo ’70” – Day 2 Daniil Medvedev d. Alexander Zverev    6-3, 6-4    [1:29 h] Just eight days after their final in Paris-Bercy, they met again – this time Medvedev won much easier. The beginning indicated it would … Continue reading

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Roland Garros – Day 15 (final)

(3)Rafael Nadal d. (4)David Ferrer    6-3, 6-2, 6-3    [2:16 h] Fourth all-Spanish final at Roland Garros (previous occurred in 1994, 1998 & 2002). There were some factors which could allow to expect the underdog wasn’t chance-less: Ferrer spent … Continue reading

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