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March 22nd, 2022

Ash Barty Announces Shock Retirement From Tennis

Ash Barty has retired from tennis.

Posted by Staff @ 10:02 pm in 2022 Season | 4 Comments »

March 21st, 2022

Swiatek, Osaka, Halep, Gauff Lead Women’s Miami Masters

The women’s Miami Masters begins Tuesday in Florida.

Posted by Staff @ 11:20 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Swiatek, Osaka, Halep, Gauff Lead Women’s Miami Masters

March 3rd, 2022

Australian Open Champion Ash Barty Will Skip Indian Wells, Miami Masters

Ash Barty will not make the trip to America for the March Masters.

Posted by Staff @ 8:38 pm in Indian Wells, Miami | Comments Off on Australian Open Champion Ash Barty Will Skip Indian Wells, Miami Masters

February 1st, 2022

8 Things I Think I Thought About Rafael Nadal, The GOAT And The Australian Open

Sean Randall recaps the Australian Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 8:51 pm in Australian Open | 123 Comments »

January 29th, 2022

Barty Battles Back To Beat Collins And Win Australian Open; Become First Home Champ Since 1978

The Barty Part is underway in Australia.

Posted by Staff @ 1:17 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Barty Battles Back To Beat Collins And Win Australian Open; Become First Home Champ Since 1978

January 27th, 2022

Barty, Collins Cruise Into Australian Open Final

A new women’s Australian Open champion will be crowned Saturday night in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 12:46 pm in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

January 26th, 2022

Swiatek Outlasts Kanepi, Sets Collins Australian SF Showdown; Barty v Keys

Ash Barty is just four sets from history.

Posted by Staff @ 11:14 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 25th, 2022

Barty Dominant Again At Australian Open, Keys Next; Swiatek Seeks SF

Ash Barty is now just four sets from an Australian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:54 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Barty Dominant Again At Australian Open, Keys Next; Swiatek Seeks SF

January 24th, 2022

Halep, Sabalenka Upset At Australian Open; Barty Party Looking Good

Things are lining are nicely for Ash Barty.

Posted by Staff @ 1:33 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Halep, Sabalenka Upset At Australian Open; Barty Party Looking Good

January 23rd, 2022

Krejcikova Ousts Azarenka, Barty Battles Past Anisimova At Australian Open; Halep, Swiatek Today

Who will win their first Australian Open title?

Posted by Staff @ 11:37 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Krejcikova Ousts Azarenka, Barty Battles Past Anisimova At Australian Open; Halep, Swiatek Today

January 22nd, 2022

Sabalenka Improving At Australian Open While Halep, Swiatek Sharp; Barty v Anisimova Tonight

Aryna Sabalenka is overcoming her serving woes.

Posted by Staff @ 12:11 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Sabalenka Improving At Australian Open While Halep, Swiatek Sharp; Barty v Anisimova Tonight

January 21st, 2022

Anisimova Stuns Osaka, Barty Rolls At Australian Open; Halep, Sabalenka Sat.

Amanda Anismova is on the rise again.

Posted by Staff @ 10:47 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Anisimova Stuns Osaka, Barty Rolls At Australian Open; Halep, Sabalenka Sat.

January 20th, 2022

Upsets Hit Women’s Draw At Australian Open As Muguruza, Kontaveit, Raducanu Lose

Seeds were dropped Thursday in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 10:07 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Upsets Hit Women’s Draw At Australian Open As Muguruza, Kontaveit, Raducanu Lose

January 19th, 2022

Favorites Barty, Osaka Advance To Australian Open 3R; Sabalenka, Raducanu Return

We are just a one from a Barty-Osaka fourth round showdown in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 1:47 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Favorites Barty, Osaka Advance To Australian Open 3R; Sabalenka, Raducanu Return

January 18th, 2022

Raducanu Tops Stephens In Australian Open Debut, Halep, Muguruza Strong; Barty Back

Emma Raducanu has won her last 11 in Grand Slam play.

Posted by Staff @ 11:58 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Raducanu Tops Stephens In Australian Open Debut, Halep, Muguruza Strong; Barty Back