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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.

Posted by Staff @ 3:14 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

February 1st, 2021

Serena, Halep Roll, Gauff Survives In Melbourne; Barty, Venus-Kvitova Today

The women’s favorites got off to good stars in Australia.

Posted by Staff @ 11:46 am in Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

January 30th, 2021

Halep, Osaka, Sabalenka Headline Gippsland Trophy

Seven of the Top 20 on the WTA take part in Melbourne 1.

Posted by Staff @ 12:42 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

January 5th, 2021

Kenin, Pliskova Lead 4 Top 10s In Abu Dhabi

A solid field is set as the WTA begins in Abu Dhabi.

Posted by Staff @ 1:43 am in 2021 Season | No Comments »

September 30th, 2020

Halep, Svitolina Wednesday Winners At French Open; Serena, Azarenka Out

Three big names – Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka and Coco Gauff – all exited the French Open singles on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:25 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Halep, Svitolina Wednesday Winners At French Open; Serena, Azarenka Out

September 27th, 2020

Gauff Sends Konta Home, Halep, Azarenka Advance; Serena Headlines French Open Monday

Simona Halep made her 29th birthday a special one at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:31 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Gauff Sends Konta Home, Halep, Azarenka Advance; Serena Headlines French Open Monday

September 26th, 2020

Murray v Wawrinka, Konta v Gauff Headline Opening Day At French Open

Simona Halep opens play Sunday at the French Open..

Posted by Staff @ 11:01 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Murray v Wawrinka, Konta v Gauff Headline Opening Day At French Open

September 17th, 2020

Muguruza Overcomes Gauff In Rome, Azarenka Bakes Bagels

In a battle of Australian Open champions, Sofia Kenin couldn’t win a game.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Muguruza Overcomes Gauff In Rome, Azarenka Bakes Bagels

September 16th, 2020

Azarenka Beats Another Williams, Halep Wins In Rome; Muguruza v Coco Thurs.

Coco Gauff is playing her first tour-level clay event this week.

Posted by Staff @ 11:48 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Azarenka Beats Another Williams, Halep Wins In Rome; Muguruza v Coco Thurs.

September 1st, 2020

Favorites Osaka, Pliskova, Kerber US Open Winners, Gauff Goes Down; Williams Sisters Up

The women’s field lost one seed Monday at the US Open: Rebecca Peterson.

Posted by Staff @ 12:33 am in US Open | 1 Comment »

August 30th, 2020

Djokovic, Osaka, Zverev v Anderson Headline Opening Day At The US Open

Opening day at the US Open is almost here.

Posted by Staff @ 8:57 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Djokovic, Osaka, Zverev v Anderson Headline Opening Day At The US Open

August 23rd, 2020

Venus, Coco Gauff Upset In Cincinnati Openers; Tops Seeds Sunday

The youngest and the oldest in the Cincinnati women’s field both lost Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 1:35 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Venus, Coco Gauff Upset In Cincinnati Openers; Tops Seeds Sunday

August 22nd, 2020

Former Cincinnati Champions Murray, Cilic Headline Men’s Return; Coco, Venus On WTA Marquee

With the weight of both tours, tennis reopens on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

August 21st, 2020

Coco Gauff Having Fun In The US Open Bubble

At just 16, Coco Gauff already has the bubble figured out.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:01 pm in Cincinnati, US Open | Comments Off on Coco Gauff Having Fun In The US Open Bubble