Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

What's at Stake: The races to the year-end finals aren't over yet

What to watch for at this week’s events in Moscow, Luxembourg, Stockholm and Antwerp.

Oct 15, 2018
by Steve Tignor

The future of the men’s game belongs to Novak Djokovic again

After beating Borna Coric, the Serbian is four for four in finals in Shanghai. 

Oct 14, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Shanghai Semifinals Preview: Djokovic v. Zverev; Federer v. Coric

If Djokovic beats Zverev then he will be the new No. 2 in the ATP rankings. 

Oct 12, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Ms. October: In fall, Caroline Wozniacki is the last woman standing

There's something about the season that works for the Danish veteran.

Oct 08, 2018
by Steve Tignor

ATP Shanghai Preview: Djokovic vs. Federer, or more Del Potro in Asia?

Kyrgios, Wawrinka and Raonic have already been eliminated from the Masters event.

Oct 08, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Naomi Osaka feels pressure and privilege of being new Grand Slam champ

The 20-year-old had to change her behavior to pull off a comeback win over Zhang Shuai.

Oct 05, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Towelgate: Tennis needs to remember that ball kids are volunteers

These young people don't work for the players, and they should never be berated. 

Oct 04, 2018
by Steve Tignor

What's At Stake: What surprises will emerge from Beijing and Tokyo?

Looking ahead to the WTA's $8 million China Open and ATP stops in Beijing and Tokyo. 

Oct 01, 2018
by Steve Tignor

How Aryna Sabalenka, winner of Wuhan Open, is taking the game by storm

“She could be the person that changes the game the way Serena changed the game."

Sep 29, 2018
by Steve Tignor