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February 26th, 2020

Pliskova Upset, Kvitova Wins In Doha; Muguruza v Barty Thurs.

Just three of the Top 8 seeds made the Doha quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 5:56 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 18th, 2020

Defending Champ Bencic Bounced Out Of Dubai, Kenin Upset By Rybakina

The last two champions fell in Dubai on Tuesday.

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

February 17th, 2020

Muguruza Stops Clijsters’ Comeback In Dubai

Kim Clijsters looked good in her first pro match in over seven years.

Posted by Staff @ 10:52 pm in Dubai | 5 Comments »

February 7th, 2020

Serena, Kenin, Osaka In Action This Weekend During Fed Cup Qualifiers

The Fed Cup qualifiers take place this weekend.

Posted by Staff @ 11:46 pm in Fed Cup | No Comments »

January 25th, 2020

Muguruza Motors Past Svitolina At Australian Open, Pliskova Upset; Coco Mania Resumes

Three more Top 6 seed fell Saturday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:42 am in Australian Open | No Comments »

January 23rd, 2020

Former No. 1s Halep, Kerber, Pliskova Sail Into Australian Open 3R; Osaka v Coco Fri.

Osaka v Coco, round 2 is ahead.

Posted by Staff @ 9:00 am in Australian Open | No Comments »

January 4th, 2020

Bencic, Sabalenka Lead Shenzhen Field

Aryna Sabalenka with try to defend her Shenzhen title and win a fifth trophy in China.

Posted by Staff @ 2:43 pm in Asia | No Comments »

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 | Comments Off on Pliskova Knocks Halep Out Of WTA Finals, Final Four Is Set

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

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 | Comments Off on Svitolina Tops Halep At WTA Finals Shenzhen; Andreescu Retires

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 | Comments Off on Osaka Withdraws From WTA Finals Shenzhen; Kvitova, Barty Fall

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

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 | Comments Off on Bencic Overcomes Pavlyuchenkova To Win Moscow Title

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 »