March 22nd, 2017
American and former world No. 1 junior Taylor Townsend, the focus of weight issues between coaches and the USTA in past years, appeared not exactly svelte, but her fittest in past years in fending off 15-year-old fellow American Amanda Anisimova 2-6, 6-2, 6-3.
March 10th, 2017
Eugenie Bouchard has now lost 3 straight matches.
February 26th, 2017
Holy cow, a rockin’ seeded field, and even more floaters…First round looks for (1) Djokovic after a long layoff vs. the dangerous Klizan (winner to likely meet Del Potro), (4) Thiem vs. the backboard Simon, (5) Goffin 2nd. rd. vs. the Edmund-Querrey winner, (8) Isner vs. his American compatriot Johnson, (3) Cilic vs. the unpredictable (WC) Dolgopolov, and (2) Nadal vs. the streaking older Zverev..
December 30th, 2016
Who were the best and brightest from 2016?
October 10th, 2016
The world No. 1 Kerber is the only Top 10er in the field, but throw in former No. 1s Williams, Wozniacki and Jankovic, and the Slam winner Stosur to give it some meat…
September 26th, 2016
Monica Puig can’t believe some of the people who have noticed her since her gold medal win.
September 23rd, 2016
The Top 8 seeds receive opening-round byes in Wuhan, so Kerber will start against either American CoCo Vandeweghe or France’s Kristina Mladenovic. From there her difficult path will likely see No. 14 and Slam winner Petra Kvitova, then No. 7 Carla Suarez Navarro or No. 11 Johanna Konta, then likely No. 4 Simona Halep or No. 8 Madison Keys in the semifinals.
August 28th, 2016
Former champions Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal headline opening at the US Open Monday.
August 28th, 2016
Sean Randall previews the women’s field at the US Open.
August 14th, 2016
Monica Puig made history Saturday in Rio.
August 13th, 2016
Monica Puig will try to make history Saturday in Rio by becoming the first Puerto Rican to win a gold medal at the Olympics.
August 12th, 2016
The semifinals are set at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Three players will win medals for the first time.
August 9th, 2016
Serena Williams’s Olympic career may have ended Tuesday night in Rio.
August 8th, 2016
“It was really big for me just to win that first set,” said Serena after saving two set points. “We’ve had so many tough matches in the past, so I couldn’t let the elements get into my head. I hadn’t played great against Alize in the past…so I thought how I at least wanted to get a win.”
July 31st, 2016
No. 94 Pereira gets seeded, and it must be strange for the Brazilian to be playing a WTA event in Brazil as her country at the same time hosts the Olympic tennis…
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