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.
September 7th, 2016
Serena in her on-court interview played off the pressure of Pliskova standing between her and a blockbuster final against Kerber.
September 3rd, 2016
“To be up there with both men and women is something that’s super rare, and it actually feels good,” Serena said. “Something I didn’t even know about until Wimbledon. I was like, ‘Oh, I have a new goal.’ That was pretty cool for me. Obviously I want to keep that number going higher and see what can happen.”
September 1st, 2016
“So far, so good,” Serena said regarding the shoulder injury that had her exit early from the Rio Olympics.
August 31st, 2016
“I was shaking a little bit,” said Sevastova after ousting the French Open champ Muguruza. The Latvian came back to tennis after quitting the game from 2013-14 with back injuries.
August 30th, 2016
Serena and Venus return to the US Open Tuesday.
August 20th, 2016
It’s up to Karolina Pliskova to stop Angelique Kerber from the No. 1 ranking.
August 19th, 2016
Kerber with the title in Cincinnati this weekend would supplant Serena Williams at No. 1 on the WTA rankings.
August 19th, 2016
Angelique Kerber is now just three wins from the No. 1 ranking.
August 17th, 2016
Ran soaked the Cincinnati event creating a backlog of matches for Wednesday.
July 31st, 2016
“I’m tired,” a smiling Halep told the media after capturing her third title of the year, and now on a 10-match winning streak.
July 30th, 2016
Who’s the pick in the Madison Keys v Simona Halep final Sunday in Montreal?
July 29th, 2016
Halep called coach Darren Cahill onto the court during the match to feed her some game plan in the blustery conditions.
July 26th, 2016
Venus Williams, Angelique Kerber begins play Wednesday at the Canadian Open in Wednesday.
July 23rd, 2016
Nine of the Top 10 are in Montreal next week for the Canadian Open, where world No. 1 Serena Williams will make her first appearance since Wimbledon.