Author: John Horn

Zverev into Sixth Final of 2017, Shapovalov’s Run Ends

John Horn- 13/08/2017

@Sportshorn Denis Shapovalov should go home, put his feet up and have a beer or three after the run he had on home soil this ...

Federer Cruises Into Another Masters 1000 Semi-Final

John Horn- 11/08/2017

@Sportshorn 68 minutes was all that was needed for Roger Federer to cruise into his third Masters 1000 semi-final of the 2017 season. Federer had ...

Shapovalov Stuns Nadal… The Significance

John Horn- 11/08/2017

@Sportshorn Fans in Montreal were entertained to a spectacular two hours and 46 minutes of tennis on Court Central on Thursday night. 18-year old Canadian ...

Zverev Moves into QF in Montreal, Kyrgios Hip Acts Up Again

John Horn- 11/08/2017

@Sportshorn Alexander Zverev needed two hours and 30 minutes to get past Richard Gasquet in the third round last night. He also needed to win ...

Federer Prevails at Rogers Cup to Win 17th Straight Against Ferrer

John Horn- 11/08/2017

@Sportshorn It certainly wasn't pretty but it doesn't really matter how it looks as long as the job gets done. Roger Federer perhaps a touch ...

Canadian Raonic Crashes out in 2nd Round in Montreal

John Horn- 10/08/2017

@Sportshorn Wednesday afternoon the crowds in Montreal were on their feet with excitement as 18 year old Denis Shapovalov upset Juan Martin Del Potro to ...

Shapovalov Stuns Del Potro Will Face Nadal Next

John Horn- 10/08/2017

@SportsHorn You may not have heard much about Denis Shapovalov but you are going to hear much more soon. The new young star of Canadian ...

Federer Makes Successful Return to Canada

John Horn- 09/08/2017

@SportsHorn They were lined up around the block outside the grounds of Uniprix Stadium to get a glimpse of Roger Federer making his first visit ...

Shapovalov Thrills Canadian Crowd With 3 Set Victory

John Horn- 09/08/2017

@SportsHorn There haven't been too many bright spots for Canadian men at their hometown Rogers Cup in 2017. Seven men tried to qualify for the ...

Federer Gets His Revenge and Ousts Raonic in QF

John Horn- 12/07/2017

@SportsHorn Roger Federer showed once again why he is the best player in Men's tennis in 2017. The seven-time Wimbledon Champion moved into his 12th ...

Raonic Moves Into QF Rallies for 5 set Comeback Win over Zverev

John Horn- 10/07/2017

@SportsHorn It didn't start well but it certainly finished well for sixth seed Milos Raonic. Raonic rallied from two sets to one down to get ...

Not Pretty But Raonic Advances Past Youhzny

John Horn- 06/07/2017

@SportsHorn It wasn't great but it got the job done. That would describe Milos Raonic's second round victory over Mikhail Youzhny. Raonic got off to ...

Raonic Has the Right Struff to Advance

John Horn- 04/07/2017

@SportsHorn It's a place where Milos Raonic has had the most Grand Slam success in his career. A year ago he defeated Roger Federer in ...

Janowicz Knocks Out Shapovalov in 1st Round

John Horn- 03/07/2017

@SportsHorn A year ago, a 17-year old Canadian was lifting the Junior Boys' Wimbledon title on Centre Court. Fast forward to 2017 and the same ...

Defending Champ Djokovic Out in Straight Sets

John Horn- 07/06/2017

@Sportshorn It wasn't a surprise that defending French Open Champion Novak Djokovic wouldn't be able to defend his crown. His up and down play since ...

Wawrinka Bids Au Revoir to Monfils

John Horn- 05/06/2017

@SportsHorn The crowd was cheering for their underdog Frenchman but it as was the Swiss favourite who proved why he is a three-time Grand Slam ...

Raonic Upset by Carreno Busta in 5 Set Thriller

John Horn- 04/06/2017

@SportsHorn There have been several storylines for the wrong reasons at the French Open this year but on Sunday on Court 1, the "Bullring" as ...

Wawrinka Ousts Fognini in Straights

John Horn- 03/06/2017

@Sportshorn Stan Wawrinka got off to a shaky start but after winning a first set tiebreak, his third round match was never in doubt. The ...

Djokovic Survives 5 Set Scare At French Open

John Horn- 02/06/2017

@SportsHorn After two relatively easy victories at this years French Open it appeared the Novak Djokovic we all saw hoist the winners trophy a year ...

Raonic Moves On After Garcia-Lopez Injury

John Horn- 02/06/2017

@Sportshorn Usually when there is a match involving Milos Raonic and a retirement it is the Canadian who is pulling out of a tournament. This ...