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July 30th, 2017

Siniakova Sinks Wozniacki to 0-5 in 2017 WTA Finals at Bastad

Wozniacki fell to 0-5 in finals this year after additional runner-up finishes in Doha, Dubai, Miami, and Eastbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 1:37 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

July 24th, 2016

Unstoppable Laura Siegemund Wins 1st Career WTA Title, Prepares for Rio Olympics

Siegemund will make her Olympic debut in Rio, and is projected to rise to a career-high ranking of No. 32 and a possible seeding at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 1:45 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

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 | Comments Off

July 16th, 2015

Serena Williams Withdraws From Bastad A Day After Winning Her 1st RD Match

Serena Williams has withdrawn from Bastad.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:41 am in Summer Swing | 4 Comments »

July 15th, 2015

Wimbledon Champion Serena Williams Arrives In Bastad Where She Hopes To Relax [Video]

Serena Williams wants to relax.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:04 am in US Open, Wimbledon | 4 Comments »

July 10th, 2014

Serena Williams Has Withdrawn From Next Week’s Bastad Open

Serena Williams has withdraw from Bastad.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 11:22 am in Injuries | 5 Comments »

July 15th, 2013

Serena Williams Lands In Bastad, It’s Her First Trip To Sweden [Video]

Serena Williams landed in Bastad on Saturday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:11 am in Videos | 5 Comments »

July 12th, 2013

Verdasco Stays Hot; Haas Upset; Isner v Hewitt On Hall Of Fame Saturday In Newport

Fernando Verdasco eyes a title in Sweden while John Isner and Lleyton Hewitt meet on the grass in Newport.

Posted by Staff @ 8:50 pm in hall of fame, Newport | 8 Comments »

July 15th, 2011

Soderling, Berdych Clash in Bastad; Kleybanova Diagnosed with Cancer

Robin Soderling and Tomas Berdych will clash in the Bastad semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:39 pm in 2011 Season | 38 Comments »

July 5th, 2009

Pro Previews: ATP Newport, WTA Budapest, Bastad

Seeds: 1. Mardy Fish, 2. Fabrice Santoro, 3. Sam Querrey, 4. Benjamin Becker, 5. Arnaud Clement, 6. Philipp Petzschner, 7. Kevin Kim, 8. Sergiy Stakhovsky

Posted by Staff @ 12:28 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

July 14th, 2008

Tennis-X Weekend Wrap: Chang Engaged, Roddick Hurt

So 36-year-old Michael Chang is engaged to married to 24-year-old WTA player Amber Liu, who he is coaching? Go Michael! Now they’ll have to cancel pre-production for the 40-Year-Old Virgin II….

Posted by Staff @ 10:30 am in Tennis | 125 Comments »