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US Open: Rain Delay Drama, but DelPo is Through to R2

After a torturous series of rain delays, DelPo defeated Garcia-Lopez, 6-3 6-7(5) 6-4 7-6(7).  The total match time was 4 hours and 21 minutes.  The two players shook hands at the net after 9pm in the evening, close to eight … Continue reading

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Queens: DelPo’s Run At Queens Ends With a Loss to Hewitt

Right now, defending champion Marin Cilic is playing his SF against Lleyton Hewitt.  This means the potential SF between doubles partners Cilic and DelPo was not to be this year.  Hewitt defeated DelPo in three sets in the QF, 6-2 … Continue reading

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Queens: DelPo Reaches the QF After Defeating Local Dan Evans

Under the watchful eyes of Murray’s greatest fan Kevin Spacey (or “Stalker Spacey“), DelPo defeated local player Dan Evans, 6-0 6-3 in a 55-minute match. The no. 277-ranked Evans, who narrowly missed out on a WC spot for the main … Continue reading

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Australian Open: R2 Drama & Highlights

Nicolas Mahut reaches R3 of a Grand Slam for the 2nd time in his career.  He defeated Tatsuma Ito 1-6 7-6 6-2 6-2 and had a mirthful celebration on court: Mahut’s doubles partner Julien Benneteau pulled off an upset over … Continue reading

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Madness! Injury Count Piles Up for 2012

**Updated Jan. 6, 2012 The 2012 season has barely begun but the injury count is piling up.  So far, the list of players who will miss the pre-AO tournaments and/or the Oz Open, and the list of players who are … Continue reading

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