There has been a lot of talk about the lacklustre men’s field at this year’s US Open. What better way to put this idea to the test than to have the 2017 US Open men’s draw go head-to-head against the draw of 2016?
The 2017 US Open draw is out. But much of the talk this year will be on the names not included in the draw.
In this guest post, Martin Ingram explores the stats behind surprising runs in tennis.
The US hard court season has been a breakout period for the ATP tour’s Next Gen players. In this post we look at which Next Gen players have been the most dominant this season.
Tournament strength and depth are terms we commonly hear used in tennis. Yet the sport doesn’t have good stats for either of these properties of events.
With just one Grand Slam remaining in the 2017 season, it is already clear that one of the biggest stories of the year will be the renaissance of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal’s dominance.
Which players exceeded expectations the most at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships? Which, on the other hand, had the most shocking exits?
In a few hours, Roger Federer will face Marin Cilic on Wimbledon’s Centre Court where he will play for his 19th Grand Slam and 8th Wimbledon title.
After 6 hot days of competition, a spate of retirements, and some battling with flying ants, the line-up for the round of 16 at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships is set.
The most storied of tennis championships gets underway this week in the serene English borough at SW19.