Ricky Dimon

Ricky Dimon is a freelance sports writer who covers just about every sport, but his first love is tennis. He has been an avid tennis fan since he started going to the U.S. Open with his dad in 1999. He plays competitively at home in Atlanta, Ga. and also coaches the girls tennis team at his high school. Ricky joined the Tennis Majors team in July of 2020. In addition to his work with TM, he runs his own website (The Grandstand) and you may know him from his enthusiasm for posting on Twitter (@Dimonator).

Latest articles

Peng Shuai
November 14, 2021

WTA expresses “deep concern” at reports Chinese player Peng Shuai is missing

Chinese veteran Peng Shuai has not been seen in more than a week...
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Aryna Sabalenka, WTA Finals 2021
November 14, 2021

Sabalenka overcomes Swiatek, Badosa secures semi-final spot

Aryna Sabalenka keeps her WTA Finals hopes alive with a three-set win over...
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Paola Badosa, WTA Finals 2021
November 14, 2021

Badosa improves to 2-0 at WTA Finals with straight-set defeat of Sakkari

Paula Badosa battles past Maria Sakkari in straight sets on Saturday for her...
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Carlos Alcaras, Masters NextGen 2021
November 13, 2021

Alcaraz wins Next Gen ATP Finals by beating Korda in straight sets

Carlos Alcaraz is the fourth champion of the Next Gen ATP Finals after...
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Anett Kontaveit
November 12, 2021

Red-hot Kontaveit first into semis of WTA Finals following rout of Pliskova

Anett Kontaveit is already through to the last four at the WTA's year-end...
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Carlos Alcaraz, Masters Next Gen Milan 2021
November 12, 2021

Alcaraz advances to Next Gen ATP finals title match against Korda

Carlos Alcaraz makes quick work of Sebastian Baez in the semis of Next...
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Tommy Paul - Paris 2020
November 12, 2021

Paul takes down Tiafoe to reach first ATP final in Stockholm against Shapovalov

Tommy Paul is through to his first career ATP final after beating Frances...
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Maria Sakkari Kremlin Cup QF 2021
November 11, 2021

Sakkari soars over Swiatek in their debut appearances at WTA Finals

Maria Sakkari makes quick work of Iga Swiatek during round-robin competition on Thursday...
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November 11, 2021

Korda cruises past Musetti, semi-final lineup at Next Gen ATP Finals is set

Sebastian Korda rounds out the semi-final lineup in Milan with a straight-set win...
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Fed Cup
November 1, 2021

Schedule, teams, name, venue: 10 questions about the Billie Jean King Cup

Previously known as the Fed Cup, this women's team competition was renamed the...
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Andy Murr
October 21, 2021

Tiafoe has high praise for Murray, who will meet Schwartzman on Thursday

Frances Tiafoe had nothing but praise for Andy Murray as the American took...
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Karen Khachanov, Antwerp, 2020
October 21, 2021

Khachanov off to winning start in Moscow, Cilic beats Paul

Karen Khachanov overcomes James Duckworth in a three-setter at the ATP 250 event...
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October 20, 2021

Murray, Tiafoe follow up gruelling Antwerp encounter with lengthy locker-room chat

The Andy Murray vs Frances Tiafoe match in Antwerp on Tuesday won't soon...
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Simona Halep à Cincinnati en 2021
October 20, 2021

Jabeur and Ostapenko retire in Moscow, Halep and Kontaveit advance

Ons Jabeur and Jelena Ostapenko are out of the Kremlin Cup after failing...
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Cameron Norrie (GBR) holds the championship trophy after defeating Nikoloz Basilashvili (GEO) in the men's final in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
October 18, 2021

Norrie overcomes Basilashvili to punctuate amazing year with BNP Paribas Open title

Cameron Norrie comes back from a set down to beat Nikoloz Basilashvili in...
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Basilashvili, à Indian Wells en 2021
October 17, 2021

Basilashvili beats Fritz, sets up improbable Indian Wells final against Norrie

Nikoloz Basilashvili played his best on the big points to battle past Taylor...
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Ons Jabeur, Indian Wells, 2021
October 15, 2021

Jabeur, Badosa battle into semi-finals at Indian Wells

Ons Jabeur advances to the Indian Wells semi-finals and will break into the...
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Grigor Dimitrov Indian Wells 2021
October 15, 2021

Dimitrov outlasts Hurkacz in third-set tiebreaker to continue Indian Wells run

Grigor Dimitrov outlasts Hubert Hurkacz in three tight sets to reach the Indian...
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Stefanos Tsitsipas
October 14, 2021

Tsitsipas, Zverev battle into BNP Paribas Open quarter-finals

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev are through to the Indian Wells quarter-finals following...
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October 14, 2021

Azarenka on fire in the desert, awaits Ostapenko in Indian Wells semis

Victoria Azarenka advanced to the Indian Wells semi-finals with her fourth consecutive straight-set...
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Taylor Fritz
October 14, 2021

California kid Fritz upsets Sinner in Indian Wells fourth round

Taylor Fritz takes out Jannik Sinner in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals...
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