Day 3. Round of 16. Stefanos Tsitsipas

Tennis Emcee. Andy Taylor. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018 [Q] Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE) def [5] Richard Gasquet (FRA) 63 64 19-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas is the real deal. He and his father, Apostolos have developed an all-around game that’s truly entertaining to watch up close. His accuracy and shot-selection are exemplary, and after four straight wins to […]

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Day 3. Round of 16. Gael Monfils

Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018 [WC] Gael Monfils (FRA) def Jan-Lennard Struff (GER) 63 16 63 3-time Doha Finalist Gael Monfils was a bit out-of-sorts on Wednesday night, but his booming serve saw him through three sets. He and Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff had played just once before, in the 2nd-Round of the 2014 […]

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Day 3. Round of 16. Dominic Thiem

Sports Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018 [1] Dominic Thiem (AUT) def Aljaz Bedene (SLO) 75 64 Don’t let the scoreline fool you, this was a fantastic match between Thiem and Bedene. Aljaz may be ranked outside the top-40 (World #49), but based on their history, Dominic knew the “new” Slovenian was a tough […]

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Day 3. Round of 16. Andrey Rublev

Tennis Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018 Andrey Rublev (RUS) def [7] Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 64 36 64 A Finalist two months ago at the Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan, 20-year-old Andrey Rublev knew he had the tools to take-down Fernando Verdasco. After all, in their first meeting – when Andre was just […]

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Day 2. Round 1. Gael Monfils

Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018 [WC] Gael Monfils (FRA) def Paolo Lorenzi (ITA) 63 36 64 Gael Monfils is back. Gael Monfils is healthy. In his first event since retiring from his 3rd-Round US Open clash with David Goffin, Monfils is excited to back in Doha, where he’s a 3-time Finalist. He fell […]

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Day 2. Round 1. Richard Gasquet

Sports Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2018 [5] Richard Gasquet (FRA) def [Alt] Victor Estrella Burgos (DOM) 60 62 2013 Doha Champion Richard Gasquet looks in top-form to start the new year, while 3-time Quito champ Victor Estrella Burgos may need to knock some rust off before the Australian Open. In Victor’s defense, he […]

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