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May 8th, 2021

Sabalenka Stops Barty Party For Madrid Masters Trophy, First Clay Title

Aryna Sabalenka won her biggest career WTA title Saturday in Madrid.

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May 6th, 2021

Barty, Sabalenka Set Saturday Showdown In Madrid Final

The Madrid final will be a rematch of the Stuttgart title match last month.

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May 5th, 2021

Barty Ups Red Clay Streak To 15 After Kvitova Win At Madrid Masters; Thurs. SFs

Ash Barty will the be the big favorite this weekend to win in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 5:27 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

May 4th, 2021

Halep Eliminated By Mertens At Madrid Masters; Barty To Battle Kvitova in QFs

Ash Barty will meet Petra Kvitova for a 10th time on Wednesday in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:08 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 25th, 2021

Barty Rallies To Beat Sabalenka For Stuttgart Title, Has Won 11 Straight On Red Clay

Ash Barty showing again why she is a worthy World No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 5:24 pm in Stuttgart | No Comments »

April 24th, 2021

Barty Authors Another Comeback, Denies Svitolina To Reach Stuttgart Final vs Sabalenka

Ash Barty has won her last 10 matches on red clay.

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Stuttgart | No Comments »

April 23rd, 2021

Barty Battles Back, Beats Pliskova In Stuttgart; Svitolina Knocks Out Kvitova

Four Top 8 players are in the Stuttgart semifinals.

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April 22nd, 2021

Halep Wins Clay Season Opener In Stuttgart; Barty v Pliskova QF

Six of the Top 8 seeds made the quarterfinals in Barcelona.

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March 30th, 2021

Barty, Svitolina Advance To Miami SF; Osaka, Andreescu Back Wed.

One women’s semifinal is set at the Miami Masters.

Posted by Staff @ 10:08 pm in Miami | No Comments »

March 30th, 2021

Andreescu Holds Off Muguruza In Miami; Osaka Cruises, Barty Tops Azarenka, Meets Sabalenka

The Elite Eight begins Tuesday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 10:15 am in Miami | No Comments »

March 28th, 2021

Shoulder Forces Halep Out Of Miami; Barty, Azarenka Move On

Karolina Pliskova has lost to Jessica Pegula in her last 2 events, will be it a 3rd today?

Posted by Staff @ 9:45 am in Miami | No Comments »

March 26th, 2021

Gauff Goes Down In Miami; Barty, Halep Survive Openers

Several of the top names had a rally to avoid opening round upsets at the Miami Masters.

Posted by Staff @ 10:41 am in Miami | No Comments »

March 11th, 2021

Muguruza Too Strong For Sabalenka In Dubai; Gauff Goes Down

Garbine Muguruza is the big favorite to win the Dubai title on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 10th, 2021

Muguruza Hammers Swiatek In Dubai; Pegula Pounds Pliskova Again

Karolina Pliskova hasn’t made a tour semifinal since September.

Posted by Staff @ 7:32 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 4th, 2021

Muguruza Outlasts Sabalenka In Doha; Azarenka v Svitolina Thurs.

Aryna Sabalenka suffered her first loss in Doha on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:10 am in Tennis | No Comments »