Friday’s Quarterfinals are Set

Friday’s Quarterfinals are Set

The quarterfinals are set for the 2017 Memphis Open presented by ServiceMaster after the completion of Thursday’s play. Georgian Nikoloz Basilashvili, playing in Memphis for the first time, struck all the right notes in scoring a very impressive upset over top...
Americans Advance on Day 3; Karlovic Up Next

Americans Advance on Day 3; Karlovic Up Next

Day Four action at the Memphis Open presented by ServiceMaster will start Thursday with an all-American match-up between Olympic medalist Steve Johnson, the 4th seed, and qualifier Tim Smyczek. It will be their second meeting, the last coming back in 2013, a win by...
Fritz Saves 3 MP to Topple Lu; Americans to Highlight Day 3

Fritz Saves 3 MP to Topple Lu; Americans to Highlight Day 3

In a stunning comeback at the Memphis Open presented by ServiceMaster, last year’s finalist Taylor Fritz saved three match points to upset eighth-seed Yen-Hsun Lu 4-6, 7-6, 7-6. It was a thrilling, tough match and the one thing in Fritz’s mind was not to lose....
Next Gen Nishioka, Opelka Advance on Day 1

Next Gen Nishioka, Opelka Advance on Day 1

Tuesday’s Day Two at the Memphis Open presented by ServiceMaster kicks-off with fifth-seeded Aussie Bernard Tomic on Stadium Court against Barbados qualifier Darian King. American Ryan Harrison plays Konstantin Kravchuk of Russia and at night 2016 finalist...
Qualifying Ends, Main Draw Begins

Qualifying Ends, Main Draw Begins

On Sunday, Darian King became the first man from Barbados to advance to the Memphis Open main draw.   Qualifying rounds at the 41st Memphis Open presented by ServiceMaster wrapped up on Sunday with four players advancing to the main singles draw. American Tim...
Qualifying Rounds Underway

Qualifying Rounds Underway

American Brian Baker won his first round qualifying match on Saturday. (Alex Smith / Memphis Open)   The world of professional tennis is fast-paced and tense. Concentration is centered on what happens on-court and hitting that yellow fuzzy ball. But today proved...