Pulkkanen has arguably the best hat game on the European Tour
Tapio Pulkkanen of Finland shot a career-low opening-round 64 to go to the top of the leader board at the 2019 Italian Open, reports golfdigest.com. Midway through the opening round of the Italian Open, Pulkkanen held a one-stroke lead.
Nadal beats Djokovic to win ninth Rome title
Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 to win a ninth Italian Open title and a record 34rd Masters crown on Sunday...
Nadal sweeps into Italian Open semis as Federer, Osaka pull out injured
Defending champion Rafael Nadal swept into the last four of the Italian Open on Friday as Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka both pulled out injured just a week before the start of the French Open. Eight-time champion Nadal came through 6-4, 6-0 against fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco to set up a rematch with Greek rising…
Zverev’s first major casualty at Italian Open
Alexander Zverev’s dismal clay season continued yesterday when he suffered an upset 7/5, 7/5 loss to Italy’s Matteo Berrettini, who was supported by a partisan home crowd that made the Grand Stand seem like a football stadium. In other matches on courts in the Foro Italico, David Goffin, Jeremy Chardy, Taylor Fritz, Argentina’s Diego Schwartzman,…
Nadal’s Madrid victory adds lines to record books
The Italian Open started on Sunday but the focus was still on Madrid Mutual in which the final match pitted the finalists in Barcelona a week earlier. All hope of a change of guard was dashed