January 18th, 2018
Seeds finally meet seeds Friday at the Australian Open
January 17th, 2018
“I felt like I was one foot out of the tournament,” Wozniacki said. “I’m very proud of the way I came back.”
January 16th, 2018
It’s a big day 3 at the Australian Open.
January 15th, 2018
Vandeweghe received two code violations during her loss, the first when she refused to restart play at the end of the first set until she was brought bananas.
January 12th, 2018
(5) Venus vs. Bencic the must-watch 1st rd. match in Melbourne…Other tough starts for (31) Makarova vs. Begu, and the injury-hampered (13) Stephens vs. Zhang, who she has previously lost to…
January 7th, 2018
Goerges’ brutal groundstrokes were on point throughout the two sets, cracking 41 winners to 23 unforced errors.
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January 5th, 2018
Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina bid for the first WTA titles of the season on Saturday.
December 31st, 2017
No byes in the draw and some tough starts for the seeds, including (2) Goerges vs. the Olympics winner Puig, (7) Barthel vs. Lepchenko who has won 3 of their 5 career encounters, (3) Strycova vs. the former French Open runner-up Errani, and (8) Vekic vs. the crafty Belgian veteran Flipkens…
October 30th, 2017
In the end it was a year best summarized by Serena Williams getting pregnant and Maria Williams getting busted for doping.
October 28th, 2017
37-year-old Venus Williams seeks a second WTA finals titles and overall the 50th of her career.
October 27th, 2017
The WTA Championships semifinals are set.
October 25th, 2017
“It was so quick,” Svitolina said of the final four games. “I missed my chances. I cannot change them…My game was completely off.”
October 23rd, 2017
Day two at the WTA Finals featured two beatdowns.
October 22nd, 2017
Next year will likely return to dominance by Serena, Maria or both. But this week we’re stuck with the also-rans vying for both a coveted year-end championship and a year-end No. 1 ranking. It’s being spun as the next generation taking over, but due to pregnancy, doping and injuries, it’s some youngsters getting a shot because the best players are sidelined.
October 4th, 2017
After seven straight failed bids, Simona Halep finally got her first career win over Maria Sharapova and she did it in fine style with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over the Russian. “It was a great match, I think I played my best tennis against her,” Halep said after the 72-minute win. “I served pretty well, [...]
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