February 12th, 2018
Niculescu hit 12 winners to 17 unforced errors, converting six of seven break point opportunities, while a frustrated Sharapova sprayed 52 unforced errors to 31 winners.
February 11th, 2018
Wozniacki looking at Sharapova in her second match…
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 19th, 2018
It’s a blockbuster Saturday at the Australian Open.
January 18th, 2018
Players turning in upsets in the heat were Taipei’s Su-Wei Hsieh stunning No. 3 Garbine Muguruza 7-6(1), 6-4, unheralded American Bernarda Pera defeating No. 9 Johanna Konta 6-4, 7-5, Sharapova ousting No. 14 Anastasija Sevastova 6-1, 7-6(4), Japan’s Naomi Osaka beating No. 16 Elena Vesnina 7-6(4), 6-2, and Belarus’ Aliaksandra Sasnovich topping No. 28 Mirjana Lucic-Baroni 6-3, 6-1.
January 16th, 2018
“I felt a pain on the court, but I didn’t have time to check it,” said Halep after tweaking her ankle during the match. “I feel that nothing is broken, but the pain is big. I have to see the doctors…My ankles are not good. That’s why I tape all the time.”
January 15th, 2018
Novak Djokovic makes his long-awaited return to tennis today.
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 5th, 2018
Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina bid for the first WTA titles of the season on Saturday.
October 30th, 2017
In the end it was a year best summarized by Serena Williams getting pregnant and Maria Williams getting busted for doping.
October 15th, 2017
“I am really looking forward to playing in my home country as the last event of the year,” said Sharapova. “Obviously coming there with the title already means a lot, but I do really want to finish strong, even though it is a very fast turnaround, and I don’t remember the last time that I played three events in a row. But I will give it everything I have got and I know I have so many amazing fans there.”
October 4th, 2017
After seven straight failed bids, Simona Halep finally got her first career win over Maria Sharapova and she did it in fine style with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over the Russian. “It was a great match, I think I played my best tennis against her,” Halep said after the 72-minute win. “I served pretty well, [...]
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October 3rd, 2017
The rematch is on, but Simona Halep is 0-7 lifetime against Maria Sharapova.
September 2nd, 2017
Maria Sharapova fires back at Caroline Wozniacki.
September 2nd, 2017
There were no major upsets on the women’s side Friday at the US Open.