Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Rome: Kyrgios, Sharapova, Murray in action Tuesday

Roberto Bautista Agut, Mirjana Lucic-Baroni and Fabio Fognini will try to stop them.

May 15, 2017
by Steve Tignor

Rafa Nadal and Simona Halep surfed the waves of self-belief in Madrid

It’s always a pleasure to watch a confident Halep, and the same is true for Nadal.

May 15, 2017
by Steve Tignor

The Look Ahead: Can anyone challenge Rafa before Roland Garros?

A quarter-by-quarter breakdown of the men's draw in Rome.

May 13, 2017
by Steve Tignor

The Look Ahead: Rome to reveal WTA’s short list of Paris contenders

A quarter-by-quarter breakdown of the Italian Open bracket.

May 13, 2017
by Steve Tignor

In 50th installment of Nadal v. Djokovic, Rafa recaptured the momentum

The Spaniard's 6-2, 6-4 semifinal win in Madrid swung the balance of power back his way.

May 13, 2017
by Steve Tignor

Madrid Previews: Halep goes for the title, Rafa and Nole meet in semis

Halep, the defending champion in Madrid, will play Mladenovic for the title. 

May 12, 2017
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Madrid: Halep takes on Sevastova; Nadal plays Goffin

In 13 career matches against Nishikori, Djokovic is 11-2.

May 11, 2017
by Steve Tignor

Nadal took the rallies to Kyrgios, and a surprisingly one-sided win

Nadal came out with a surprisingly aggressive game plan. 

May 11, 2017
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Madrid: Can Kyrgios keep up Big 4 success against Rafa?

Also, Simona Halep takes on Coco Vandeweghe and Dominic Thiem plays Grigor Dimitrov. 

May 10, 2017
by Steve Tignor