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May 10th, 2021

Kvitova, Swiatek Day 1 Winners At WTA Rome; Gauff Needs 3

Coco Gauff held off Yulia Putintseva in a tough opening rounder in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 6:14 pm in Rome | No Comments »

May 9th, 2021

Kvitova, Sinner, Fognini v Nishikori Headline Monday In Rome

Rome kicks into full gear Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 8:43 pm in Rome | 1 Comment »

April 30th, 2021

Pliskova Puts Away Gauff In 3; Osaka, Halep Advance In Madrid

The second round at Madrid gets underway Saturday with Petra Kvitova taking on Angelique Kerber.

Posted by Staff @ 5:34 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 29th, 2021

Svitolina Sacked By Teichmann In Madrid Masters Opener; Pliskova v Gauff Fri.

After one day, the Madrid Open has already lost a Top 5 seed and a home favorite.

Posted by Staff @ 6:56 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 10th, 2021

Barty, Gauff, Stephens All Lose In Charleston QFs

None of the 10 Top 25 players made the Charleston semifinals.

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April 4th, 2021

Barty, Kenin Headline First Week Of WTA Charleston

And just like that, the clay begins.

Posted by Staff @ 11:19 pm in Charleston | 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 25th, 2021

Barty, Halep, Kvitova, Gauff Open Play Thursday In Miami

Five women’s Grand Slam champions are featured Thursday in Miami.

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March 22nd, 2021

Barty Returns In Loaded Miami WTA Draw; Osaka, Halep, Kenin Among Top 6 In Draw

19 of the Top 20 women are in Miami this week.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 10:03 pm 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 9th, 2021

Svitolina Upset In Dubai, Gauff Wins Another 3-Setter; Muguruza v Swiatek Wed.

Elina Svitolina has now lost 3 of her last 4 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 5:32 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

March 7th, 2021

Kvitova Seeks Desert Double In Dubai; Top 6 Seeds Back From Doha

Coco Gauff’s last five matches have gone three sets.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in Dubai | No Comments »

February 11th, 2021

Svitolina Shines vs. Gauff At Australian Open, Kenin KO’d, Barty Survives; Serena, Halep Fri.

Victoria Azarenka remains the last woman to defend her Australian Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 1:39 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

February 2nd, 2021

Gauff Upended By Boulter In Gippsland Melbourne; Osaka Makes Strong Start

Aryna Sabalenka’s 15 match win-streak is over.

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