March 23rd, 2018
“I always knew that she can produce a great game,” Svitolina said regarding Osaka. “All the times we played, we played quite a bit now…I think I was playing pretty solid today, serving good. This was the key for today. Making it physical, as well.”
February 24th, 2018
It was Svitolina’s second title of the year after Brisbane last month. She improved to an impressive 11-2 in career championship matches.
February 23rd, 2018
Daria Kasatkina seeks the biggest title of her career Saturday in Dubai.
February 22nd, 2018
Elina Svitolina will collide with fellow former No. 1 Angelique Kerber in a rematch of their 2017 Dubai semifinal.
February 18th, 2018
The field loaded with floaters includes tough starts for (8) Mladenovic vs. (WC) Osaka, then the winner of Kvitova-Kontaveit; (7) Konta vs. the veteran Pavlyuchenkova then the winner of Radwanska-Kasatkina; (5) Garcia vs. Safarova; and (2) Muguruza vs. the Mertens-(WC) Bellis winner…
February 11th, 2018
Wozniacki looking at Sharapova in her second match…
January 23rd, 2018
Mertens, who trains at Kim Clijsters’ academy, was ranked No. 36 to begin the year when she won the WTA Hobart title, and took that momentum into Melbourne. The 22-year-old failed to close out the first set serving at 5-2, but got the job done serving at 5-4. She then baked a bagel in the second set, ending Svitolina’s chances for not only a first Grand Slam title but the No. 1 ranking.
January 22nd, 2018
Four semifinal berths are up for grabs Tuesday at the Australian Open.
January 21st, 2018
Wozniacki is picking up straight away from 2017 when she had the most match wins on tour, challenged for the No. 1 ranking and won the year-end WTA championships.
January 20th, 2018
Rafael Nadal and a match between uber-talents Grigor Dimitrov and Nick Kyrgios open the fourth round at the Australian Open.
January 19th, 2018
“Right now I’m playing with house money, nothing to lose,” Wozniacki said, referring to her previous match after coming back from 1-5 down in the final set.
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 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 6th, 2018
It was the continuation of a stunning run in championship matches for Svitolina. The Ukrainian went 5-0 in finals last year, three of them Premier-level, the first player to win three Premier titles in the same season. Year-end No. 1 Simona Halep by comparison was 1-4 in finals.