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August 1st, 2021

Mertens, Rybakina, Keys Lead Field In San Jose

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

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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.

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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.

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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 | 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

October 3rd, 2020

Former Champs Muguruza, Ostapenko Fall At French Open; 4R Begins Sunday

There will be a new French Open finalist in the women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Former Champs Muguruza, Ostapenko Fall At French Open; 4R Begins Sunday

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.

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July 28th, 2019

Svitolina Seeks First Title Of Year In San Jose; Venus, Anisimona In Field; Vandeweghe Makes Return

Mihaela Buzarnescu and Victoria Azarenka are the lone former champions in San Jose.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in San Jose | Comments Off on Svitolina Seeks First Title Of Year In San Jose; Venus, Anisimona In Field; Vandeweghe Makes Return

May 14th, 2019

No Serena-Venus In Rome; Svitlova Blows 5-2 Lead v Azarenka

BFFs Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki both left Rome with injuries Tuesday.

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