Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand look ahead to the U.S. Open, examining both main draws as play is set to commence Monday in New York. The timeless Roger Federer is favored for his third Grand Slam title of 2017, while the women’s side also favors the reigning Wimbledon champion in Garbine Muguruza.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand look at the latest tennis headlines, including Alexander Zverev‘s second ATP victory in as many weeks by beating Roger Federer in Montreal. They also discuss the nagging injuries of Federer and Andy Murray, with the U.S. Open less than two weeks away.
Tennis: A custody battle in a California court will keep Victoria Azarenka out of all U.S. Open tuneup events this summer – and maybe the U.S. Open itself.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand look at headlines from around the tennis world, including growing speculation about a contemporary “battle of the sexes” between Serena Williams and John McEnroe. They also discuss Stan Wawrinka pulling the curtain down on his season, along with a review of last week’s Citi Open in Washington.
Tennis: Stan Wawrinka becomes the latest to call an early end to his 2017 season, scuttling a U.S. Open title defense. Victoria Azarenka also is cutting back on her schedule.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand joins Greg DePalma live from the Citi Open in Washington, where Simona Halep is the top women’s seed with a chance to take over the No.1 world ranking. They also discuss the Bank of the West Classic in California, where Halep first sought a wild-card entry – and was turned down. Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza heads that lineup.
Tennis: Novak Djokovic’s 2017 season is done after determining his elbow injury needs more time to heal. On the women’s side, Simona Halep endures wild-card hijinks in California.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take on a myriad of topics, including the enshrinement of Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters to the International Tennis Hall of Fame and Bethanie Mattek-Sands‘ road to recovery after her stunning knee injury at Wimbledon. Also, a serve clock is among a handful of format tweaks that will be tested in U.S. Open qualifying.
Tennis: As the International Tennis Hall of Fame welcomed Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters to its ranks over the weekend, the ITF told Ilie Nastase he isn’t welcome anywhere near its events.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take a last look back at the Wimbledon fortnight, including a celebration of Roger Federer‘s everlasting magic – even extending down to his straight sets of twins. Also, Garbine Muguruza‘s rise from a rocky spring to a second Grand Slam title, plus early U.S. Open odds.