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January 24th, 2020

Gauff Stuns, Serena Gets Stunned At Australian Open, Wozniacki Retires; Halep, Svitolina-Muguruza Sat.

The upsets hit and hit the Australian Open hard on a freaky Friday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:17 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

January 19th, 2020

Blockbuster Opening Day At Australian Open Features Federer, Djokovic, Serena, Venus v Coco

It’s a really good first day schedule at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 am in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

January 4th, 2020

Serena Set For Return In Auckland, Wozniacki Retirement Countdown Underway; Gauff Opens 2020

Serena Williams could meet Coco Gauff in the Auckland quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 3:01 pm in Auckland | No Comments »

October 5th, 2019

Osaka To Face Barty For Beijing Title

A new Beijing women’s champion will be crowned Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:39 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Osaka To Face Barty For Beijing Title

October 4th, 2019

Osaka Stops Andreescu’s Streak In Beijing, Barty Ousts Kvitova

Naomi Osaka won one of her best matches since her Australian Open win.

Posted by Staff @ 7:40 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Osaka Stops Andreescu’s Streak In Beijing, Barty Ousts Kvitova

October 3rd, 2019

Andreescu Takes 17-Match Win Streak Into Match Against Osaka In Beijing

The last two US Open champions meet Friday in Beijing.

Posted by Staff @ 6:53 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Andreescu Takes 17-Match Win Streak Into Match Against Osaka In Beijing

October 2nd, 2019

Andreescu Ups Win Streak To 16, Brady Upsets Keys In Beijing

Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu hasn’t lost a match since Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 9:58 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Andreescu Ups Win Streak To 16, Brady Upsets Keys In Beijing

September 29th, 2019

Andreescu Returns In Loaded Beijing Field

This week in Beijing, Bianca Andreescu will make her first appearance on a tennis court since her incredible US Open title. “Well, I’m feeling pretty confident,” Andreescu said. “I’ve been having some really good practices lately. I had a good training week in Toronto and in Montreal. Now here. “I got here four days ago, […]

Posted by Staff @ 8:34 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Andreescu Returns In Loaded Beijing Field

September 22nd, 2019

Barty, Halep, Kvitova Lead 15 Of Top 20 In Wuhan

The stars assemble in Wuhan.

Posted by Staff @ 7:46 pm in Asia, Wuhan | Comments Off on Barty, Halep, Kvitova Lead 15 Of Top 20 In Wuhan

August 29th, 2019

Halep Ousted By Townsend At US Open, Coco Mania Moves To Night; Serena Fri.

Three teens made the third round at the US Open, led by Coco Gauff.

Posted by Staff @ 11:40 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Halep Ousted By Townsend At US Open, Coco Mania Moves To Night; Serena Fri.

August 24th, 2019

Serena Draws Sharapova At US Open; Barty Back To No. 1?

It’s a crazy women’s draw at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:40 pm in US Open | 6 Comments »

August 13th, 2019

Venus, Sharapova Advance; Serena To Test Back In Cincinnati

Serena, Venus will be on center court Tuesday in Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 12:33 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Venus, Sharapova Advance; Serena To Test Back In Cincinnati

August 7th, 2019

Serena, Halep Advance, Barty Loses No. 1 At Toronto

Either Naomi Osaka or Karolina Pliskova will be No. 1 come Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:49 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | Comments Off on Serena, Halep Advance, Barty Loses No. 1 At Toronto

August 6th, 2019

Barty, Venus Fall In Toronto, Andreescu Overcomes Bouchard; Halep To Open Title Defense

Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys have all lost their last 3 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 11:48 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | Comments Off on Barty, Venus Fall In Toronto, Andreescu Overcomes Bouchard; Halep To Open Title Defense

August 6th, 2019

Kontaveit Outslugs Sharapova; Wozniacki, Bencic Early Toronto Winners; Andreescu-Bouchard On Deck

Former champion Caroline Wozniacki cruised Monday at the Toronto Masters dismissing the dangerous Yulia Putintseva 6-4, 6-2. Wozniacki, who won in Montreal back in 2010, was down 4-2 early before rolling of 10 of the last 12 games. “I think I just started getting a hold of her serves better,” Wozniacki said. “And then I […]

Posted by Staff @ 1:20 am in Canadian Open, Toronto | Comments Off on Kontaveit Outslugs Sharapova; Wozniacki, Bencic Early Toronto Winners; Andreescu-Bouchard On Deck