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February 4th, 2018

Kvitova Beats Defending Champion Mladenovic for WTA St. Petersburg Title

The unseeded wildcard during the week upset No. 7 Elena Vesnina, No. 2 Jelena Ostapenko and No. 5 Julia Goerges to gain the final before steamrolling the No. 4-seeded Mladenovic.

Posted by Staff @ 12:18 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

February 4th, 2018

Fognini a Marathon Man; Swiss, Serbia Blanked; Davis Cup 1st Round Results

“(Zverev) played great today, I thought he served well, but my biggest weapon was not really there and that affects the rest of my game,” said Kyrgios who was dealing with an arm injury. “It’s tough to go out there and not be able to put in your best performance. It just sucks. I had my eye on this Davis Cup tie throughout the whole Aussie summer, even when I was here in Brisbane I was waiting to come here and play and it just leaves a bit of a bitter taste in my mouth after the Aussie summer I had.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:03 pm in Davis Cup, Tennis | 15 Comments »

February 4th, 2018

Babos Adds Taiwan Open Singles to Aussie Open Doubles Title

“It’s been five-and-a-half weeks, amazing five-and-a-half weeks,” Babos said after the final. “Starting with a quarterfinal [at the Shenzhen Open], winning my first Slam in doubles, beating a Top 10 player in singles [CoCo Vandeweghe at the Australian Open], and here winning another title in singles, it’s been amazing.”

Posted by Staff @ 10:33 am in Tennis | Comments Off