Archive for the 'WTA' Category
January 8th, 2010
Henin Reaches Brisbane Final in First Event Back, Meets Clijsters
Justine Henin’s wasted no time in her comeback. In her first tournament she’s already back in a final against Kim Clijsters.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:21 pm in Brisbane, WTA | 31 Comments »
January 7th, 2010
2010 WTA Preview: Will Justine Henin Resume Her Domination?
Sean Randall takes a look at what’s to come on the WTA tour in 2010.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 3:41 pm in 2010 Season, WTA, Year-End No. 1 | 27 Comments »
January 3rd, 2010
Clijsters Wins to Start 2010; Early Qualifying and Hopman Cup Action
he only thing that’s happened at these events is a bunch of qualifying matches have been played.
Posted by Ben Pronin @ 1:55 pm in 2010 Season, ATP, Brisbane, Doha, Exhibitions, Injuries, WTA | 6 Comments »
December 31st, 2009
New Faces in Tennis to Watch for in 2010
These are the people who made their first splash in the 2009 season, and we will almost certainly be seeing more of them in the future.
Posted by Special @ 10:39 am in 2010 Season, ATP, WTA | Comments Off
December 13th, 2009
Tennis-X.com 2009 Awards; Federer Named Player of Year
The 2009 Tennis-X.com Year-End Awards.
Posted by Staff @ 10:42 pm in 2009 Season, ATP, WTA | 27 Comments »
December 3rd, 2009
Amelie Mauresmo Retires
After 16 years in the sport, Amelia Mauresmo has called it a day.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:37 pm in WTA | 35 Comments »
October 31st, 2009
Serena, Venus to Meet in Doha WTA Finals
Serena and Venus Williams will meet for the 23rd time Sunday in the Doha WTA finals.
Posted by Staff @ 5:50 pm in Doha, Fed Cup, WTA | 21 Comments »
October 29th, 2009
Serena Beats Venus, Clinches No. 1 at Doha
Serena Williams will finish No. 1 on the WTA after defeating sister Venus at the Doha Championships.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:40 am in Doha, WTA, Year-End No. 1 | 9 Comments »
October 17th, 2009
Davydenko Upsets Djokovic, Meets Nadal in Shanghai Final
Another retirement puts a fresh Rafael Nadal into the final against Nikolay Davydenko.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 3:30 pm in 2009 Season, Asia, ATP, Shanghai, WTA | 168 Comments »
October 10th, 2009
Cilic Crushes Nadal, Meets Djokovic for Beijing Title; Tsonga, Hewitt Reach Tokyo Final
21-year-old Marin Cilic scored his second big scalp in as many months following a 6-1, 6-3 beating over Rafael Nadal in the Beijing semifinals.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:31 am in Asia, ATP, beijing, WTA | 75 Comments »
October 8th, 2009
Nadal Survives Another Three-Setter in Beijing; Serena Falls But Gets Naked
Rafael Nadal goes three sets in a win over James Blake while Serena gets undressed for the cover of ESPN The Magazine.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 11:37 am in beijing, ESPN, No. 1 ranking, WTA | 160 Comments »
October 6th, 2009
Penalty-Free Serena Returns to No. 1 Following Beijing Win
Dinara Safina doesn’t have to worry anymore, Serena Williams is returning to the No. 1 ranking!
Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:50 am in No. 1 ranking, WTA | 36 Comments »
October 3rd, 2009
Sharapova Pockets First Title after Jankovic Retirement in Tokyo
Maria Sharapova won her first title in 18 months in Tokyo after Jelena Jankovic retired late in the first set due to a wrist injury.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 9:49 am in Injuries, Player Participation, WTA | 34 Comments »
September 29th, 2009
Safina, Venus Lose Opening Round in Tokyo; WTA Circus Continues
One day the WTA appears to have no depth, the next, more than enough depth.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:14 pm in 2009 Season, WTA | 10 Comments »
September 22nd, 2009
It’s Official, Henin’s Back in Tennis
Former World No. 1 Justine Henin officially announced today that she will return to women’s tennis in 2010.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:18 pm in WTA | 41 Comments »