Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

Kerber has found a way to pick her spots, stand ground at right time

Whatever happens this week, she has a winning template for 2017. 

Oct 25, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Tie Break Tens showed that tennis shouldn't be afraid to experiment

Alternative formats are trying to cut some of the fat from the sport. 

Oct 24, 2016
by Steve Tignor

WTA Finals Preview: What’s in store for the Elite Eight in Singapore?

Breaking down the competitors—and finding the contenders—at the tour’s season ender.

Oct 21, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Human After All: What's next for Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams?

If some time to reassess is what these legends need, they’ve earned it. 

Oct 17, 2016
by Steve Tignor

The more Andy Murray trusts his forehand, the better off he is

That was on full display in the Scot's victory over Bautista Agut in the Shanghai final. 

Oct 16, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Is the best—and being the best—still to come for Andy Murray?

At 29, the world No. 2 has reached a new career summit.

Oct 14, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Liking La Goff: Tennis could use more players like David Goffin

Goffin isn't big or flashy, but there's something about his game that's wonderful. 

Oct 13, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Agnieszka Radwanska, now with 20 titles, continues to wow us with her one-of-a-kind game

Radwanska has left her stamp on the sport like few other players of her generation.  

Oct 10, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Previewing and predicting the Shanghai Masters, where the stretch run to London begins

Here’s a look at the draw, and how it might play out. 

Oct 09, 2016
by Steve Tignor