July 29th, 2016
Venus Williams, Eugenie Bouchard KO’d Out Of Montreal; Russians Rise Up As A New Champion Will Be Crowned
A new champion will be crowned Sunday at the Canadian Open women’s event after both former winners were knocked out on Thursday.
Posted by Staff @ 1:26 am in Canadian Open | No Comments »
July 27th, 2016
Inspired Eugenie Bouchard Advances with Upset, Venus Lines Up Madison Keys at Rogers Cup
“It feels special playing in Montreal,” said Bouchard, who will next face Kucova. “I don’t get to do it often, so it just makes me extra motivated…I felt very solid and very focused; it’s important for me to keep my focus and keep my energy up.”
Posted by Staff @ 10:14 pm in Canadian Open | 2 Comments »
July 23rd, 2016
Serena the Favorite, Bouchard Under Fire Entering WTA Canadian Open
Nine of the Top 10 are in Montreal next week for the Canadian Open, where world No. 1 Serena Williams will make her first appearance since Wimbledon.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 5:33 pm in Canadian Open, Tennis | 5 Comments »
July 21st, 2016
Caroline Wozniacki, Angelique Kerber Pull Out Of Events; Venus Williams Wins In Stanford Opener
A pair of high-profile WTA stars suffered injuries.
Posted by Staff @ 9:56 am in Stanford, Washington | No Comments »
July 18th, 2016
WTA Previews: Venus Williams Goes for 3rd Stanford Title; Bastad
Venus the lone Top 10 player ahead of the No. 12 Cibulkova…(8) Lepchenko a tough start against Riske…Wildcards went to Americans Catherine Bellis, Julia Boserup, Maria Mateas, and Canada’s Carol Zhao…
Posted by Staff @ 1:34 am in Tennis | No Comments »
July 9th, 2016
Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon, Ties Graf, Targets Court’s Pseudo-Record
Were Williams to win a 23rd Grand Slam title it would be an Open Era record (since 1968), as Court’s Slam titles occurred in 1960-1973, eight years of winning Slam titles when only a select group of players were allowed to contest Slams.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 12:16 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 46 Comments »
July 9th, 2016
2016 Wimbledon Women’s Final Open Thread: Serena Williams v Angelique Kerber
Angelique Kerber will try to beat Serena Williams against in a Grand Slam final this year.
Posted by Staff @ 8:26 am in Wimbledon | 26 Comments »
July 7th, 2016
Venus Sets, Serena Rises to Face Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon Final
“Obviously, I’m 0 for 2, so determined to get at least one this year,” Williams said.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:02 am in Tennis, Wimbledon | 3 Comments »
July 7th, 2016
Serena, Venus One Win From Another Wimbledon Final; Angelique Kerber, Elena Vesnina Try To Spoil It
The women’s semifinals are on deck Thursday.
Posted by Staff @ 7:43 am in Wimbledon | 26 Comments »
July 5th, 2016
Surprise Elena Vesnina Joins Angelique Kerber, Williams Sisters in Wimbledon Semis
“I knew she was in great form, but me too. I feel that I’m playing better and better every match…I was really saying to myself that I have to enjoy it because, no matter what, I’m playing Wimbledon.”
Posted by Staff @ 12:05 pm in Wimbledon | 10 Comments »
July 4th, 2016
Both Williams Sisters Serena, Venus Into Quarters, Agnieszka Radwanska Toppled at Wimbledon
“‘I thought to myself, ‘Serena, you’ve done this 70 times, you can do this.’”
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 3:08 pm in Wimbledon | 27 Comments »
July 2nd, 2016
Petra Kvitova Sent Out Of Wimbledon; Madison Keys, Simona Halep Advance; Serena Sunday
The Williams sisters are the only former champions left at Wimbledon!
Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:31 pm in Wimbledon | 8 Comments »
June 27th, 2016
Muguruza Muddles Through; Halep Hopes Achilles OK; Serena Debuts Tuesday at Wimbledon
“I feel the grass. I feel the court. I feel the atmosphere here…”
Posted by Staff @ 4:54 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 4 Comments »
June 24th, 2016
Serena Williams, Garbine Muguruza Headline Wimbledon Women’s Preview
Muguruza’s road out of this quarter would likely go through Giorgi, a qualifier, Mattek-Sands, (14) Stosur and (8) Venus Williams.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:25 am in Tennis, Wimbledon | 16 Comments »
June 17th, 2016
Madison Keys Reaches Birmingham SFs, Closes In On Top 10; Angelique Kerber Falls
Madison Keys in just one match win from breaking into the Top 10.
Posted by Staff @ 7:50 pm in Grass season | 1 Comment »