Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

Three to See: A test match for Kyrgios vs. Tsonga at Australian Open

Plus: No. 4 seed Elina Svitolina faces her 15-year-old compatriot; Dimitrov vs. Rublev.

Jan 18, 2018
by Steve Tignor

The Overnight: Tennys Sandgren plays down name and upset of Wawrinka

Plus: Hsieh's sporadic magic, Benneteau's victory lab continues; searing Oz sun arrives.

Jan 18, 2018
by Steve Tignor

The Overnight: How Tsonga and Wozniacki survived their second rounders

Plus: a look at the latest teen sensation, Marta Kostyuk; why isn't Nole-Gael at night?

Jan 17, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 4: Djokovic faces Monfils; Sharapova back in action

Djokovic is undefeated in 14 ATP-level matches against Monfils. 

Jan 17, 2018
by Steve Tignor

The Overnight: Djokovic’s crisp return; how Petko beat Petra; more Oz

Plus: Bautista Agut and De Minaur’s fast falls; tennis' new woman of Destanee; court talk.

Jan 16, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 3: Shapovalov & Tsonga meet again; Svitolina's test

The No. 4 seed could be troubled by Katerina Siniakova; Rafa faces Leonardo Mayer.

Jan 15, 2018
by Steve Tignor

The Overnight: Why America wasn't so great at the Australian Open

Plus: Thoughts on Bencic, Rublev, Shapovalov—and the match, shot, kit and quote of Day 1.

Jan 15, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 2: Young, Tiafoe, Keys try to recoup American hopes

After a dismal Day 1, can either man score a major upset—and can Keys simply advance?

Jan 15, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 1: US Open champion Nadal begins his Aussie run

The Spaniard will be taking on No. 79 Victor Estrella. 

Jan 13, 2018
by Steve Tignor