January 18th, 2019
Amanda Anisimova in the youngest American woman to reach a Slam fourth round since Serena Williams at the 1998 French Open.
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January 17th, 2019
Simona Halep was six points from losing to 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin Thursday at the Australian Open.
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January 15th, 2019
The Williams sisters moved on at the Australian Open.
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January 14th, 2019
The three former champions in the women’s draw all cruised in their Rod Laver openers on Monday in Melbourne.
January 12th, 2019
Last year a mere six players had a crack at leaving Australia with the No. 1 ranking. The 2019 Australian just told 2018 to hold its beer.
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January 9th, 2019
Novak Djokovic is the top seed for a fifth time at the Australian Open.
November 10th, 2018
The WTA No. 1 is now on the hunt for a new coach.
October 18th, 2018
Simona Halep will miss the WTA Finals for the first time.
October 16th, 2018
French Open champion Simona Halep will finish 2018 as the best player in the world on the WTA.
September 29th, 2018
Interesting starts for (17) Keys vs. American countrywoman (LL) Pera, the struggling (9) Stephens vs. Pavlyuchenkova, (3) Kerber vs. the unpredictable Mladenovic, (10) Goerges vs. Konta, (7) Pliskova vs. (WC) Stosur, (12) Ostapenko vs. Rybarikova, (14) Muguruza vs. Makarova, and (2) Wozniacki vs. Bencic…
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September 24th, 2018
9 of the Top 10 on the WTA began the week in Wuhan.
August 25th, 2018
“If anything, I have more fire in my belly,” Serena said. “It’s very hard to describe. It’s very difficult to describe. I thought after having a child I would be more relaxed. I think I’ve said this before, but I’m not. I work just as hard if not harder actually. I just feel like I take it just as serious if not more. That’s been really surprising for me.”
August 21st, 2018
Serena Williams was the only player to get a seedings bump from the US Open.
August 19th, 2018
“It was [a] very physical match, that’s why the end I couldn’t make it anymore,” said Halep. “But she played really well, and she really deserves to win this title, because her level was very high.”
August 17th, 2018
“I don’t know how [I saved match point] because she did a really great serve and I just played the [return], I don’t know, like a baby.”
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