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May 11th, 2022

Swiatek Wins 24th Straight In Rome Opener, Collins Thurs;

There’s now slowing down Iga Swiatek.

Posted by Staff @ 10:17 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Swiatek Wins 24th Straight In Rome Opener, Collins Thurs;

April 27th, 2022

Swiatek To Skip Madrid To Rest; Kontaveit, Kerber Also Out Of Now-Wide Open Event

16 of the Top 20 women are in Madrid this week.

Posted by Staff @ 3:42 pm in Madrid | 2 Comments »

April 22nd, 2022

Swiatek Overwhelms Raducanu, Streak At 21; Sabalenka Stops Kontaveit In Stuttgart

Believe it or not, Emma Raducanu played her first Top 10 opponent of her career today.

Posted by Staff @ 7:25 pm in Stuttgart | 1 Comment »

April 21st, 2022

Swiatek To Meet Raducanu In Stuttgart QFs; Sabalenka Ends Andreescu Comeback

Can Emma Raducanu stop Iga Swiatek’s 20-match win streak?

Posted by Staff @ 7:57 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Swiatek To Meet Raducanu In Stuttgart QFs; Sabalenka Ends Andreescu Comeback

April 18th, 2022

Swiatek Takes 19-Match Win Streak In Stuttgart; Andreescu Makes 2022 Debut

Seven of the Top 10 are in Stuttgart this week.

Posted by Staff @ 1:26 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Swiatek Takes 19-Match Win Streak In Stuttgart; Andreescu Makes 2022 Debut

March 24th, 2022

Osaka Wins As Seeds Tumble In Miami, Halep Withdraws; Swiatek, Gauff Fri.

13 women’s seeds are already out of Miami!

Posted by Staff @ 11:12 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Osaka Wins As Seeds Tumble In Miami, Halep Withdraws; Swiatek, Gauff Fri.

March 24th, 2022

Stephens, Muchova Wednesday Winners In Miami, Osaka Collided With Kerber

Seeds open play Thursday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 12:01 am in Miami | Comments Off on Stephens, Muchova Wednesday Winners In Miami, Osaka Collided With Kerber

March 15th, 2022

Badosa Moves On In Title Defense, Azarenka And Kontaveit Fall; Women’s 4R Today

Upsets continued in the women’s draw at Indian Wells — just 3 Top 10 seeds made the last 16.

Posted by Staff @ 10:13 am in Indian Wells | Comments Off on Badosa Moves On In Title Defense, Azarenka And Kontaveit Fall; Women’s 4R Today

March 8th, 2022

Osaka Draws Stephens In Depleted Indian Wells Field; Top Seed Krejcikova Withdraws

The first women’s Masters kicks off tomorrow in the desert.

Posted by Staff @ 8:24 pm in Indian Wells | Comments Off on Osaka Draws Stephens In Depleted Indian Wells Field; Top Seed Krejcikova Withdraws

February 26th, 2022

Swiatek Crushes Kontaveit For Doha Crown, Her Biggest Hard Court Title

Iga Swiatek has won as may hard court titles as clay titles.

Posted by Staff @ 10:11 pm in Doha | 2 Comments »

February 25th, 2022

Kontaveit Cools Ostapenko, Will Meet Swiatek For Doha Title

Another big title on the line for Iga Swiatek and Anett Kontaveit.

Posted by Staff @ 9:11 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Kontaveit Cools Ostapenko, Will Meet Swiatek For Doha Title

February 24th, 2022

Ostapenko Rolls Past Muguruza For 9th Straight Win; Swiatek Tops Sabalenka In Doha

A streak comes to an end on Friday when Ostapenko meets Kontaveit tomorrow in Doha.

Posted by Staff @ 5:46 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Ostapenko Rolls Past Muguruza For 9th Straight Win; Swiatek Tops Sabalenka In Doha

February 20th, 2022

Sabalenka, Muguruza Head Open Doha Field

Who’ll win a wide open Doha field?

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Sabalenka, Muguruza Head Open Doha Field

February 13th, 2022

No Barty, But 8 of Top 11 In Dubai Led By Muguruza, Halep

The WTA kicks into high gear in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 9:36 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on No Barty, But 8 of Top 11 In Dubai Led By Muguruza, Halep

February 13th, 2022

Kontaveit Cruising Again, Beats Sakkari For St. Petersburg Title

Anett Kontaveit loves playing indoors. Too bad that season is about to end.

Posted by Staff @ 9:17 pm in 2022 Season | Comments Off on Kontaveit Cruising Again, Beats Sakkari For St. Petersburg Title