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September 2nd, 2021

Stephens Cruises Past Gauff At US Open, Osaka Gets Walkover; Barty, Pliskova Return

The veteran topped the youngster tonight at the US Open.

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August 31st, 2021

Osaka Opens With A Win; Stephens, Gauff Set 2R Meeting; Barty Tues. At US Open

No big surprises on day 1 of the US Open women’s draw.

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August 12th, 2021

Streaking Collins Rallies Past The Returning Halep In Montreal; Sabalenka Wins, Svitolina Upset

Danielle Collins deftly used a MTO to spur her to a 12th straight match win.

Posted by Staff @ 9:01 am in Canadian Open | No Comments »

August 9th, 2021

Collins Victory Summer Continues, Beats Kasatkina For San Jose Title

Danielle Collins won her second straight title.

Posted by Staff @ 12:26 am in San Jose | No Comments »

August 1st, 2021

Mertens, Rybakina, Keys Lead Field In San Jose

The women’s summer hard court circuit opens in San Jose this week.

Posted by Staff @ 12:16 pm in San Jose | No Comments »

July 26th, 2021

Collins Collects First WTA Title In Palermo, Stops Ruse Run

In her fourth full year on the tour, Danielle Collins finally reached her first final, and she made the most of it.

Posted by Staff @ 12:25 am in 2021 Season | No Comments »

June 4th, 2021

Serena Gets By Collins At French Open; Swiatek, Coco v Brady Sat.

Another top seed fell Friday in the French Open women’s draw.

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June 3rd, 2021

Barty, Bows Out Of French Open, Pliskova Upset; Serena v Collins Fri.

The Top 2 women’s seeds failed to make the third round at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 6:06 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Barty, Bows Out Of French Open, Pliskova Upset; Serena v Collins Fri.

June 2nd, 2021

Serena Too Strong At French Open; Barty To Test Ailing Hip

Serena Williams is through to the third round at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 5:25 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

March 25th, 2021

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

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

Posted by Staff @ 9:51 am in Miami | Comments Off on Barty, Halep, Kvitova, Gauff Open Play Thursday In Miami

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

February 3rd, 2021

Serena Sails Into YVC QFs, Will Face Collins; Kvitova Upset; Kenin-Muguruza Rematch Set

The quarterfinals are set at the Yarra Valley Classic.

Posted by Staff @ 5:58 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on Serena Sails Into YVC QFs, Will Face Collins; Kvitova Upset; Kenin-Muguruza Rematch Set

October 7th, 2020

Kenin, Kvitova Advance To French Open SF Thurs.; Swiatek v Podoroska

A seeded Grand Slam winner will meet a player outside the Top 50 on Saturday for the French Open title.

Posted by Staff @ 8:36 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Kenin, Kvitova Advance To French Open SF Thurs.; Swiatek v Podoroska

October 6th, 2020

Svitolina Stunned By Podoroska At French Open, Swiatek Makes SFs

Either Iga Swiatek or Nadia Podoroska will be in the French Open final!

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Svitolina Stunned By Podoroska At French Open, Swiatek Makes SFs

October 5th, 2020

Former Slam Winners Kvitova, Kenin Restore Order At French Open

The quarterfinals are still not set in the women’s draw at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:17 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Former Slam Winners Kvitova, Kenin Restore Order At French Open