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September 6th, 2019

Serena Slams Svitolina To Reach 10th US Open Final, Will Meet Andreescu

Canadian Bianca Andreescu is now the final obstacle for Serena Williams on her road to 24.

Posted by Staff @ 3:10 pm in US Open | 27 Comments »

September 4th, 2019

Bencic Battles Past Vekic, Andreescu Next; Serena-Svitolina SF Thurs At US Open

The women’s semifinals are set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in US Open | No Comments »

September 3rd, 2019

Serena Destroys Wang To Reach 13th US Open Semifinal, Will Face Svitolina

One semifinal at the US Open is set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in US Open | 11 Comments »

September 2nd, 2019

Osaka Ousted By Bencic At US Open; Serena Closing In On 24

Naomi Osaka’s streak at hardcourt Slams is over.

Posted by Staff @ 11:38 pm in US Open | 10 Comments »

September 1st, 2019

Serena Rolls Ankle In US Open Win; Barty, Pliskova, Keys Out

Serena Williams is the only player on her half of the draw to have made the US Open semifinals before.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

August 29th, 2019

Serena Survives McNally Scare, Svitolina Sees Off Venus At US Open

Following a dominant performance over Maria Sharapova in her opener, Serena Williams was thought to have an easy time Wednesday night against 17-year-old Caty McNally. But that’s not how it went. The young McNally, who is from Ohio, hung tough with Serena early, keeping her off balance, attacking and even mixing in some serve-and-volleying with […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:10 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 10th, 2019

Serena Slams Osaka, Halep Retires; Andreescu Keeps Winning In Toronto

Serena gets her revenge, more to come Saturday?

Posted by Staff @ 12:16 am in Canadian Open, Toronto | 2 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Serena, Osaka Advance To Friday Showdown In Toronto; Andreescu To Face Pliskova

Serena and Osaka meet again Friday night in Toronto.

Posted by Staff @ 11:51 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | 3 Comments »

July 28th, 2019

Svitolina Seeks First Title Of Year In San Jose; Venus, Anisimona In Field; Vandeweghe Makes Return

Mihaela Buzarnescu and Victoria Azarenka are the lone former champions in San Jose.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in San Jose | No Comments »

July 11th, 2019

Serena, Halep Cruise Into Wimbledon Final Showdown

Serena Williams will go for history against Simona Halep Saturday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 2:00 pm in Wimbledon | 13 Comments »

July 9th, 2019

Serena, Halep Move Into Wimbledon SFs; Konta Crumbles

Serena Williams is four sets from history.

Posted by Staff @ 6:11 pm in Wimbledon | 3 Comments »

July 8th, 2019

Halep Stops Gauff At Wimbledon, Barty Bounced, Serena Sails; Women’s QFs Tues.

The quarterfinals at Wimbledon are set with Serena the favorite to win again.

Posted by Staff @ 4:13 pm in Wimbledon | No Comments »

May 31st, 2019

Pliskova Upset By Martic At French Open; Serena, Halep, Osaka Saturday

A fourth member of the WTA’s Top 6 is out of the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:04 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Pliskova Upset By Martic At French Open; Serena, Halep, Osaka Saturday

May 29th, 2019

Bertens Retires While Stephens, Pliskova Advance at French Open; Osaka, Halep, Serena Thurs.

Another top seed bit the dust Wednesday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 4:33 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 14th, 2019

No Serena-Venus In Rome; Svitlova Blows 5-2 Lead v Azarenka

BFFs Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki both left Rome with injuries Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Rome | Comments Off on No Serena-Venus In Rome; Svitlova Blows 5-2 Lead v Azarenka