July 6th, 2017
“It wasn’t an easy match and for sure it wasn’t the best tennis I’ve ever played,” Kerber said.
July 4th, 2017
“Playing first rounds in grand slams are always tough, especially with my first-round match that I lost in Paris,” said Kerber, who had more unforced errors than winners. “I was actually just thinking about point-by-point, trying to finding my rhythm during the whole match.”
June 28th, 2017
ESPN’s Brad Gilbert says that as many as 40 different women could win Wimbledon.
June 25th, 2017
Potential tough starts for (1) Kerber vs. homegirl (WC) Broady, (10) Ostapenko vs. Makarova, (3) Pliskova vs. the Riske/Cornet winner, (8) Radwanska vs. the Goerges/Bellis winner, (11) Muguruza vs. Bouchard, and (6) Wozniacki vs. the Japanese riser Osaka…
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June 18th, 2017
Victoria Azarenka returns to the tour after giving birth to her son, Leo, and Sabine Lisicki also makes her 2017 debut after a shoulder injury suffered last November…
May 28th, 2017
“I think she played a good match. It was a tough first round,” Kerber said. “I had a few chance in the first set and also in the second set, and I didn’t make it. I think that was the key for the match. I believed in the second set, as well, that I can turn around the match and I was still believing until the last point, but she played well.”
May 27th, 2017
Upset alert for (2) Pliskov vs. Zheng, who upset Svitolina in Madrid…Other tough starts for (20) Barbora Strycova vs. Riske (winner to meet the French upset specialist Cornet), and (19) Vandeweghe vs. Rybarikova who the American lost her last meeting against…
May 17th, 2017
“It’s my first time beating the No. 1 in the world, so, you know, I’m super excited,” said the player ranked outside the Top 50.
May 16th, 2017
“I apologize for having to withdraw from my match today with a left thigh injury,” Sharapova said in a statement.
May 10th, 2017
Bouchard in advancing to a career-first Madrid quarterfinal round will next face No. 8 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova, who defeated China’s Wang Qiang 6-4, 7-5.
May 9th, 2017
Simona Halep won a tight battle of former Grand Slam finalists.
May 8th, 2017
Eugenie Bouchard picked up her first career win over Maria Sharapova. Oh so sweet!
May 6th, 2017
“It’s a very difficult [opening] match,” Konta said of Siegemund. “I’m playing someone, Laura, who’s coming off a great result in Stuttgart. She beat a lot of great players so I know she’s playing well on this surface. I’m looking forward to the challenge, to play someone who’s playing well on this surface and improve my game as well.”
April 27th, 2017
Maria Sharapova already looks better than Angelique Kerber!
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April 9th, 2017
The Russian denied the world No. 1 Kerber her first title of the season, racing to a 5-0 lead in the final set before closing it out.
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