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November 2nd, 2019

Barty To Face Defending Champion Svitolina For WTA Finals Title

Elina Svitolina will try to stop Ash Barty from becoming the second Australian to win the WTA Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 6:40 pm in WTA Championships | 1 Comment »

November 1st, 2019

Pliskova Knocks Halep Out Of WTA Finals, Final Four Is Set

Elina Svitolina is the lone former player to have made a final at the WTA championships.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 31st, 2019

Barty, Bencic Power Into WTA Finals Semis; Halep v Pliskova Play For Last Spot

Just one spot remains in the last four of the WTA Finals in China.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 30th, 2019

Svitolina Tops Halep At WTA Finals Shenzhen; Andreescu Retires

Bianca Andreescu finishes 2019 on a 3-match losing streak and with a bad left knee.

Posted by Staff @ 7:27 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 29th, 2019

Osaka Withdraws From WTA Finals Shenzhen; Kvitova, Barty Fall

A right shoulder injury did in Naomi Osaka at the WTA Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:58 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 27th, 2019

Barty Clinches #1, Osaka Gets First WTA Finals Win On Day 1 In Shenzhen; Andreescu v Halep Mon.

Ash Barty becomes the first Australian to finish No. 1 on the WTA.

Posted by Staff @ 9:05 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 20th, 2019

Bencic Overcomes Pavlyuchenkova To Win Moscow Title

Belinda Bencic secured her spot in the WTA finals by reaching the Moscow title match.

Posted by Staff @ 8:18 pm in Moscow | No Comments »

September 6th, 2019

Serena Slams Svitolina To Reach 10th US Open Final, Will Meet Andreescu

Canadian Bianca Andreescu is now the final obstacle for Serena Williams on her road to 24.

Posted by Staff @ 3:10 pm in US Open | 30 Comments »

September 4th, 2019

Bencic Battles Past Vekic, Andreescu Next; Serena-Svitolina SF Thurs At US Open

The women’s semifinals are set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in US Open | No Comments »

September 2nd, 2019

Osaka Ousted By Bencic At US Open; Serena Closing In On 24

Naomi Osaka’s streak at hardcourt Slams is over.

Posted by Staff @ 11:38 pm in US Open | 10 Comments »

August 31st, 2019

Osaka Outclasses Coco Gauff At US Open; Serena, Keys Eye QFs

The Coco Gauff show is over in singles, but she returns tomorrow in doubles.

Posted by Staff @ 11:41 pm in US Open | No Comments »

June 23rd, 2019

Kenin Completes Comeback To Stun Bencic In Mallorca Final

Sofia Kenin won her second title of the year.

Posted by Staff @ 6:51 pm in Grass season | Comments Off on Kenin Completes Comeback To Stun Bencic In Mallorca Final

June 16th, 2019

Sharapova Set For Return In Mallorca, Could Meet Kerber In 2nd RD

Maria Sharapova hasn’t played since January.

Posted by Staff @ 12:04 pm in Tennis | Comments Off on Sharapova Set For Return In Mallorca, Could Meet Kerber In 2nd RD

May 29th, 2019

Bertens Retires While Stephens, Pliskova Advance at French Open; Osaka, Halep, Serena Thurs.

Another top seed bit the dust Wednesday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 4:33 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 12th, 2019

WTA Rome Preview: Serena Returns With 9 Of Top 10, Could Face Venus In 2R

Serena Williams returns to Rome for the first time since her 2016 title run.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 10:57 am in Rome | Comments Off on WTA Rome Preview: Serena Returns With 9 Of Top 10, Could Face Venus In 2R