If you can't beat 'em, don't join 'em. That's the case for many Americans who have decided to stay home and play instead of tackling the European clay events.
Who needs all that London glory anyway? Novak Djokovic showed us that Toronto is the place to be -- if you like trophies and such.
Although improvements in his game and fitness have sparked a rise up the ATP rankings this season, Mardy Fish is just beginning to accept his role as the top American on the tour, writes Kamakshi Tandon.
While Rafael Nadal's losses to Novak Djokovic have been the defining feature of his season, he has had plenty of other worries to deal with this summer, writes Kamakshi Tandon.