ATP: Fun was had while the Big 4 were away


Melzer is peaking past the age of 30/

Jurgen Melzer finally stopped the Milos Raonic express in the final of Memphis. The Canadian had won San Jose last week and then had stormed to the Memphis final before the Austrian played a heady, authoritative contest despite a busted toe. Just imagine if the left-hander had put the same effort into his career when he first came on tour than he has in the past three years


Federer is really an underdog this time.

Djokovic and Nadal Miles Ahead of Field Murray, Federer, DelPo Capable, but Longshots

Two men stand out here, and we all know who they are. If anyone other than Novak Djokovic or Rafa Nadal reaches the final it will be a stunning development unless one of both of them are hurt.

NOVAK DJOKOVIC: Djokovic has never reached the final at Roland Garros and totally choked against Jurgen Melzer last year, but in so many ways we may well toss out his entire career prior to the 2010 US Open when he really picked up steam and nearly won the tournament, falling to Rafa Nadal in the final. Jump to December 2010 and the man hasn