Latest Frances Tiafoe News

Shelton outlasts Tiafoe in three sets to win U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship

Apr. 07, 2024 18:51 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Ben Shelton captured his second career ATP Tour title, outlasting defending champion Frances Tiafoe 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 on Sunday to win the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship. Shelton, 21, had 11 aces on the way to becoming the youngest player to win this event since...

Defending champ Tiafoe, top-seeded Shelton advance to U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship final

Apr. 06, 2024 19:28 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Defending champion Frances Tiafoe and top-seeded Ben Shelton will play for the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship title after winning semifinal matches on Saturday. Tiafoe, ranked 21st, defeated Luciano Darderi 6-2, 7-6 (2) and looks to become the event's first...

Top-seeded Shelton beats Nakashima to advance to semifinals in US Clay Court Championship

Apr. 05, 2024 23:59 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Top-seed Ben Shelton beat Brandon Nakashima 7-5, 7-6 (9) on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship. “Definitely not an easy matchup today with the way Brandon was serving and playing,” Shelton said. “He made things...

Defending champ Tiafoe beats Duckworth in 2nd round of US Men's Clay Court

Apr. 05, 2024 01:57 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Defending champion Frances Tiafoe beat James Duckworth 6-2, 6-7 (4), 7-5 on Thursday night in the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship to advance to the quarterfinals for the third straight year. The third-seeded American had 15 aces and didn't face a break point...