• MCO Round One: #2 Matthew Survives by ‘the Skin of My Teeth’

    Top-seed El Shorbagy, Castagnet, Golan roll by Geoff Robinson Bloomfield Hills, Mich. – Friday’s Main Draw first round of the Motor City Open presented by The Suburban Collection delighted a capacity crowd at the Birmingham Athletic Club,… Read More

  • MCO Qualifying: Iqbal, Tuominen, Elias, Au move on to Main Draw

    By Geoff Robinson Bloomfield Hills, Mich. – For the second day in a row Pakistan’s Nasir Iqbal did his best Houdini impression – surviving a five-game marathon to advance to the Main Draw of the 2016 Motor… Read More

  • MCO Qualifying, Day One: Tuominen, Iqbal survive

    by Geoff Robinson Bloomfield Hills, Mich. – Eight qualifying matches kicked off the 2016 Motor City Open presented by the Suburban Collection before a capacity crowd at the Birmingham Athletic Club. Wednesday’s international scorecard included four U.S…. Read More

  • MCO, Round One: Top seeds Elshorbagy, Shabana fall

    Pilley and Lee are giant killers; Coppinger, Rodriguez also score gutsy wins By James Hawkins Bloomfield Hills, Mich. — Less than 24 hours after conquering the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions in New York City, World #1 Mohamed… Read More

  • MCO Qualifying: Four advance to Main Draw

    Salazar, Clyne, Tuominen, Ghosal round out 16-man field; First Round kicks off Saturday By James Hawkins Bloomfield Hills, Mich. — In his inaugural appearance at The Motor City Open presented by The Suburban Collection, Mexico’s Cesar… Read More