September 21st, 2014
Notes: It’s the debut of the Premier 5 Series event in China…Victoria Azarenka pulls from the event with a foot injury, and announces she will miss the rest of the year…Potential tough starts include (1) Serena Williams after a bye vs. her nemesis Cornet, the struggling (6) Bouchard after a bye vs. the resurgent Peng, (4) Sharapova after a bye vs. countrywoman and former world No. 2 Kuznetsova, (5) Radwanska after a bye vs. the Venus/Garcia winner, (16) Petkovic vs. the comer (Q) Vekic, (12) Cibulkova vs. the big-hitting Keys, and (14) Safarova vs. the likewise big-hitting Lisicki…
August 29th, 2014
Former champions Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are rounding into form. Or is it just a good draw?
August 21st, 2014
Sean Randall examines the US Open draw.
August 19th, 2014
Sean Randall previews the US Open favorites.
August 17th, 2014
The 33-year-old Swiss improved to 6-0 career in Cincinnati finals and to a 16-0 head-to-head against the 32-year-old Ferrer in yet another ATP final featuring two 30-plus players.
August 17th, 2014
Roger Federer and Serena Williams are favorites to win titles in Cincinnati on Sunday.
August 15th, 2014
Roger Federer is closing in on his sixth Cincinnati Masters title.
August 10th, 2014
Women’s Notes: Potential tough first-rounders went to (1) Serena vs. the former Slam winner Stosur, (7) Bouchard vs. Kuznetsova, (5) Sharapova vs. the Cornet/Keys winner, and (16) Safarova vs. Venus…Wildcards went to Americans Lauren Davis and Christina McHale, and Swiss Belinda Bencic…Pulling from the event were Li Na and Yvonne Meusburger…Last year Azarenka beat Serena Williams in the final…Returning champs in the field are Azarenka (2013), Sharapova (2011), and Jankovic (2009).
August 9th, 2014
Novak Djokovic will try to make history next week in Cincinnati.
August 8th, 2014
Seeds tumbled out of Canada weathering the storm were 17-time Slam winners Roger Federer and Serena Williams.