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  1. Can Rafa be Rafa again?

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    The long wait for Rafael Nadal's return is, as of today, over. He is tentatively scheduled to begin his comeback from his latest round of knee troubles at an exhibition in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, starting Dec. 27. If all goes as planned...

    Blog | October 03, 2012
  2. When will Tsonga finally break through?

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    The ruling class of men's tennis continues to shrink. Last year, we talked about the big four -- Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Andy Murray. In 2012, after Murray's up-and-down spring, we've drifted toward the big thre...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  3. Why the French Open needs to move

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    If we move elsewhere, maybe the site is going to be bigger, [but] we're going to lose part of our soul. These were the words of Rafael Nadal when he was asked last year whether the French Open should consider relocating in 2015. Rafa is nothing...

    Blog | February 15, 2011
  4. What's next for Novak Djokovic?

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    It's Rafael Nadal's world at the moment, and rightfully so: At the U.S. Open, Nadal became the first man since Rod Laver to win three consecutive Grand Slams on three very different surfaces. Still, it was hardly a surprise that the No. 1 p...

    Blog | September 15, 2010
  5. Tennis: What's next for Novak Djokovic?

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    Rafael Nadal's U.S. Open win was not a surprise. What's intriguing for the immediate future of the men's game was the performance of Novak Djokovic.

    Blog | Conversation | September 15, 2010
  6. Rafa still a work in progress at U.S. Open

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    The courts of Flushing Meadows aren't ideal for Rafael Nadal, and based on early results, it will take a one-of-a-kind effort for him to win this tournament. Was there something a little different about Nadal in his first-round match at the Ope...

    Blog | September 03, 2010
  7. Rafael Nadal still a work in progress at U.S. Open

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    The courts of Flushing Meadows aren't ideal for Rafael Nadal, and based on early results, it will take a one-of-a-kind effort for him to win this tournament.

    Blog | Conversation | September 03, 2010
  8. Rafa and the rules

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    "The rules are the rules," Rafael Nadal said Monday when it was announced he would be fined $2,000 for receiving illegal coaching from his uncle Toni during his third-round match at Wimbledon. Nadal said he didn't believe Toni had done anything...

    Blog | June 29, 2010
  9. Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal and the rules

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    It's one thing for Rafael Nadal to receive encouragement during matches and take his time between points, but it's another for him to bend tennis' rules past the breaking point. Here's hoping Rafa knows where to draw the line.

    Blog | Conversation | June 29, 2010
  10. Not everyone felt the love in Paris

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    This year's French Open will be remembered for the excellent play and emotional celebrations of its champions, Francesca Schiavone and Rafael Nadal. But before the rest of those two weeks in Paris fade in our minds, let's give a final grade...

    Blog | June 09, 2010
  11. French Open: Grading the players who fell short at Roland Garros

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    Now that Rafael Nadal and Francesca Schiavone have had time to bask in the afterglow of their French Open wins, it's time to examine what went wrong for a handful of players whose games flickered and failed at Roland Garros.

    Blog | Conversation | June 09, 2010
  12. French Open: How significant is Federer and Nadal's head-to-head ...

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    Does Federer deserve the honor given his record against Nadal?

    Blog | Conversation | May 19, 2010
  13. Murray, Djokovic show it's not easy being Next

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    What a vast array of rising young talent we have on the ATP Tour. Unfortunately, no one seems capable of handling that stigma.

    Blog | Conversation | March 31, 2010
  14. 2009: The year of the trophy ceremony

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    The babbling joy, blubbering disappointment and gut-wrenching stoicism made tennis' trophy ceremonies nearly as riveting as the matches themselves.

    Blog | Conversation | December 16, 2009
  15. Is Cilic the new del Potro?

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    "They are young and playing well. It's not only because they are tall." Those were the unmistakably blunt words of Rafael Nadal after his loss in the semifinals last week in Beijing. The Spaniard was assessing the current form of U.S. Open cham...

    Blog | October 14, 2009
  16. Is Cilic the new del Potro?

    Stephen Tignor, TENNIS.com

    Tennis isn't getting taller, it's getting wider. Just ask Marin Cilic and Juan Martin del Potro.

    Blog | Conversation | October 14, 2009