Tennis: While baby news made a lot of off-court headlines, Alexander Zverev and Elina Svitolina registered victories in Rome to reach the highest rankings of their careers.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss a flurry of French Open headlines, topped by Tuesday’s decision to reject Maria Sharapova‘s bid for a wild-card entry in her return from a doping suspension. That comes one day after Roger Federer announced he would skip Paris and the rest of the claycourt schedule to focus on Wimbledon and beyond.
Tennis: More Ilie Nastase misbehavior in Madrid brings a WTA rebuke to tournament officials, while the coaching carousel continues to swirl around Nick Kyrgios and Novak Djokovic.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss Maria Sharapova‘s return in Stuttgart from a 15-month doping suspension and Laura Siegemund‘s surprise win before home fans, along with Rafael Nadal‘s continued brilliance in Barcelona. Frustration also spills over in the way BeIn Sports has televised WTA events.
Tennis: As Maria Sharapova returned to the court after a 15-month absence and Ilie Nastase sought to clean up his verbal mess, Rafael Nadal did what he almost always does in Barcelona.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss Serena Williams‘ surprise baby announcement, controversy swirling around Maria Sharapova‘s return from drug suspension and Rafael Nadal‘s records after winning Monte Carlo yet again. Plus a review of Ilie Nastase‘s lost weekend at the Fed Cup and its fallout.
Tennis: Ilie Nastase displays flashes of his old (non playing) form, Serena Williams is about to become a mom and the U.S. Fed Cup team is one step from ending a 17-year drought.
Tennis: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal both continue their renaissance seasons at the Miami Open, with Federer prevailing again. On the women’s side, Johanna Konta reached a new plateau.
Greg DePalma previews Sunday’s STP 500, where Kyle Larson starts on the pole for the first stop at Martinsville Speedway this year. He also looks at the newest chapter of the Roger Federer–Rafael Nadal rivalry in Sunday’s Miami Open final, plus Major League Baseball picks as Opening Night looms.
Greg DePalma is joined by PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand to discuss the latest results at the Miami Open, where Rafael Nadal – who has never won the event – and Roger Federer appear on another collision course to a title showdown. The women’s final, meantime, will see Johanna Konta face Caroline Wozniacki. Greg also gives a NASCAR futures update and discusses some NFL mock drafts.