January 20th, 2018
“I’m just so happy it’s 2018 and not 2017 anymore,” said Kerber, seeded No. 21 after a disastrous 2017 campaign. “I learnt a lot from the last 24 months. Everybody who knows me knows I never give up, I always come back.”
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…
September 24th, 2017
Potential tough starts for the floundering (9) Radwanska vs. Rybarikova (winner to face the Gavrilova-Goerges victor), (7) Cibulkova vs. Stosur, (12) Kerber vs. Garcia, (15) Sevastova vs. Makarova, and (2) Halep vs. the Riske-Kasatkina winner…
September 9th, 2017
“I told Maddie I should just retire now,” said Stephens. “It’s never going to get better than this.”
September 8th, 2017
“I’m super happy to be in a Grand Slam final,” Stephens said. “To do it here, obviously, my home Slam, is obviously more special. I think this is what every player dreams about.”
September 7th, 2017
The US Open semifinals is the just the sixth time in the Open Era all four women will be from the U.S.A.
September 6th, 2017
“I was really nervous all day,” Keys said afterwards.
September 6th, 2017
“This match meant a lot to me, obviously, playing at home and of course it being a major,” Venus said.
September 4th, 2017
Karolina Pliskova is the lone top seed to make the US Open quarterfinals.
September 3rd, 2017
The women’s fourth round gets underway Sunday at the US Open with four Grand Slam winners.
September 1st, 2017
“Her level was quite high in the beginning of the match,” Pliskova said.
August 25th, 2017
Let’s see, not too exciting, hmmmm…did we mention MARIA SHARAPOVA FACES (2) SIMONA HALEP FIRST ROUND? Halep is 0-6 career against Masha…
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.”
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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…
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