August 17th, 2017
“The match felt quite tough — it was not easy at all,” Halep said. “I can say that I’m not playing my best tennis in this moment, but winning, even if I play less good, I think it’s a big plus for me.”
August 6th, 2017
“I just knew that if I kept hanging in on my service games, hopefully I would have a chance to break,” said Keys, who has turned around a difficult last 12 months that has included two wrist surgeries.
July 29th, 2017
Only one Top 10 player in Muguruza, but the former Wimbledon champion Kvitova, Sharapova returning from injury and young American seeds Keys, Vandeweghe and Bellis make for an interesting field…
June 30th, 2017
(2) Halep could be up against it with an early road of qualifier and two-time grasscourt doubles winner Marina Erakovic, then Brit Laura Robson, then Bouchard
May 30th, 2017
Johanna Konta does not like to play on clay.
May 27th, 2017
Upset alert for (2) Pliskov vs. Zheng, who upset Svitolina in Madrid…Other tough starts for (20) Barbora Strycova vs. Riske (winner to meet the French upset specialist Cornet), and (19) Vandeweghe vs. Rybarikova who the American lost her last meeting against…
May 16th, 2017
“I apologize for having to withdraw from my match today with a left thigh injury,” Sharapova said in a statement.
May 6th, 2017
“It’s a very difficult [opening] match,” Konta said of Siegemund. “I’m playing someone, Laura, who’s coming off a great result in Stuttgart. She beat a lot of great players so I know she’s playing well on this surface. I’m looking forward to the challenge, to play someone who’s playing well on this surface and improve my game as well.”
April 2nd, 2017
Tough starts for (9) Gavrilova vs. Errani, (6) Sam Stosur vs. Jankovic in a battle of former champs, and (16) Siniakova vs. Puig…
March 24th, 2017
Muguruza trailed McHale 0-6, 2-3 when play was suspended due to rain on Thursday night. Muguruza came all the way back on Friday, saving a match point to earn victory.
March 14th, 2017
Sean Randall previews a big day at Indian Wells.
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March 12th, 2017
“It was not so easy,” Kerber said afterwards. “We’ve known each other forever, and it’s always tough to play a friend on court.
March 7th, 2017
Other storylines to watch over the next two weeks include the emergence of last year’s US Open runner-up Karolina Pliskova, and returns from injury for Madison Keys (first appearance of the year after wrist surgery), Simona Halep (returning from knee injury), and Johanna Konta (foot injury).
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December 24th, 2016
Madison Keys has a new injury and a new coach.
December 1st, 2016
After her best season, Madison Keys decided now is a good time to get a new coach!