ITALIAN OPEN: WTA predictions are the hardest of guessing games right now, but Petra Kvitova, Karolina Pliskova and more in-form clay-courters could go deep.
MADRID OPEN: Simona Halep targets a third straight Mutua Madrid Open crown. But it's a strong draw.
AUSTRALIAN OPEN: Tsonga might soon rediscover his Grand Slam magic, but Kyrgios is looking in dangerous form.
WTA FINALS: Should Simona Halep be world no. 1? It depends whether or not you equate it with "world's best."
DDF Tennis Championships: CiCi Bellis was first hyped as a 15-year-old. But at 17, she's strongly suggesting she's here for the long haul.
AUSTRALIAN OPEN JOURNAL: Rafael Nadal and Alexander Zverev produced a dramatic battle exploding with quality, and other stories.
From Angelique Kerber having no excuses to the first round bursting with big clashes, here are my pre-Australian Open observations!