Expected Points

--- Jeff Sackmann ---

A brief look at insightful stats, trends, and trivia in the world of tennis. A daily podcast with Jeff Sackmann from @tennisabstract.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. Stefanos Tsitsipas Climbs an Impossible Mountain

    Rafael Nadal suffers a rare five-set defeat, Daniil Medvedev continues to beat the best in the game, and the 22nd and 25th seeds set up an unlikely women’s semi-final. ...


  2. Novak Djokovic Unleashes Yet Another Weapon

    The men’s top seed continues to battle through injury with an impressive display of serving, Serena Williams moves one match closer to her 24th slam, and no one is asking Aslan Karatsev the tough questions. ...


  3. Russians Advance On a Day of Men’s Duds

    The men’s fourth round concludes with two drubbings and two injuries, Karolina Muchova keeps on winning the close ones, and Bianca Andreescu leads the field in a de facto resuscitation of the grand slam consolation draw. ...


  4. Simona Halep Survives a Scare and Stops a Streak

    Iga Swiatek’s grand slam set streak ends, Aslan Karatsev goes from qualifier to quarterfinalist, and Hsieh Su Wei sets a new standard for what a 35-year-old doubles specialist is capable of. ...


  5. Rafael Nadal Remains King of the Left-Handers

    Rafa records another in a long line of victories against his fellow southpaws, Jessica Pegula takes another big step forward, and the Australian Open starts a five-day spell without fans ...