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).

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Fed Cup
September 17, 2021

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

It was announced on Thursday that the 2021 Billie Jean King Cup, formerly...
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Leylah Fernandez
September 12, 2021

US Open finalist, junior Roland-Garros, Canada: 10 questions about Leylah Fernandez

Leylah Fernandez is one of the most promising young players on the WTA...
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September 11, 2021

Djokovic beats Zverev in US Open semis, on brink of history against Medvedev

Novak Djokovic gets past Alexander Zverev in five sets on Friday night to...
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Novak Djokovic - Tennis Majors
September 11, 2021

Alert: Djokovic beats Zverev in five sets, one win from calendar-year Grand Slam

Novak Djokovic held off Alexander Zverev in five sets in the US Open...
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Emma Raducanu
September 10, 2021

Raducanu on reaching US Open final: “I just can’t believe it. A shock. Crazy.”

Emma Raducanu made history by beating Maria Sakkari on Thursday.
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Leylah Fernandez
September 10, 2021

Fernandez silences doubters with “magical” run to US Open final

At No 73 in the world, nobody would have expected Leylah Fernandez to...
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September 10, 2021

Raducanu routs Sakkari to set up hard-to-believe US Open final against Fernandez

Emma Raducanu continues her perfect trek through the US Open draw with a...
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Leylah Fernandez, US Open 2021
September 10, 2021

Fernandez fairytale continues into US Open final following upset of Sabalenka

Leylah Fernandez continues her remarkable US Open run with a three-set win over...
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Novak Djokovic at the 2021 US Open
September 9, 2021

Another four-setter for Djokovic, another victory over Berrettini

Novak Djokovic stareds slow -- again -- but sprinted past Matteo Berrettini in...
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Maria Sakkari
September 9, 2021

Sakkari, oldest of the four semi-finalists: “I’m the best age of my career”

Maria Sakkari, not exactly a grizzled veteran at 26 years old, is the...
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Maria Sakkari at the 2021 US Open
September 9, 2021

Sakkari upsets Pliskova, sets up US Open semi-final showdown against Raducanu

Maria Sakkari knocked out Karolina Pliskova in straight sets at Flushing Meadows on...
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Stan Wawrinka
September 9, 2021

Indian Wells entry list: Serena Williams out, Wawrinka and Kenin currently in

The Indian Wells entry list was revealed earlier this week. Stan Wawrinka and...
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