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 7th, 2018
Four of the Top 10 seeds and a field LOADED with floaters…The Top 2 seeds receive opening-round byes…Interesting openers for (1) Muguruza vs. the veteran Bertens, (7) Goerges vs. Stosur (winner to meet Gavrilova), (3) Ostapenko vs. Makarova, (6) Stephens vs. (Q) Giorgi (winner to meet Kvitova), (4) Konta vs. Radwanska, (8) Sevastova vs. Cibulkova, and (2) Williams vs. the Safarova/Kerber winner…
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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 28th, 2017
37-year-old Venus Williams seeks a second WTA finals titles and overall the 50th of her career.
October 27th, 2017
The WTA Championships semifinals are set.
October 26th, 2017
Who’ll get the final berth in the Singapore semifinals?
October 25th, 2017
“It was so quick,” Svitolina said of the final four games. “I missed my chances. I cannot change them…My game was completely off.”
October 24th, 2017
Karolina Pliskova is the first player to reach the semifinals at the WTA Finals.
October 23rd, 2017
Day two at the WTA Finals featured two beatdowns.
October 22nd, 2017
Next year will likely return to dominance by Serena, Maria or both. But this week we’re stuck with the also-rans vying for both a coveted year-end championship and a year-end No. 1 ranking. It’s being spun as the next generation taking over, but due to pregnancy, doping and injuries, it’s some youngsters getting a shot because the best players are sidelined.
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
“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
“When I started playing again at Wimbledon and D.C., I didn’t expect much,” Stephens said. “I was just playing and having fun, having a good time. I’m still playing and having a good time. That’s really all there is to it.”