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May 31st, 2024

Swiatek Celebrates Birthday By Returning To French Open Last 16; Gauff, Jabeur Also Winners

The third round got underway at the French Open with the favorites again getting through.

Posted by Staff @ 7:55 pm in French Open | No Comments »

May 30th, 2024

Favorites Sabalenka, Rybakina Thursday Winners At French Open; Collins, Ostapenko Out

Aryna Sabalenka stayed on their semifinal collision course at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 7:37 pm in French Open | No Comments »

April 25th, 2024

Nadal Routs Blanch At Madrid Masters, Alcaraz To Test Forearm Friday; Sabalenka, Rybakina Fri

Rafa rolled in his Madrid Masters opener.

Posted by Staff @ 7:19 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

March 21st, 2024

Murray Outlasts Berrettini, Osaka Advances At Miami Masters; Nishikori, Rybakina Thurs.

Kei Nishikori makes his return to tennis Thursday in Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 1:45 am in Miami | 11 Comments »

January 13th, 2024

Australian Open Women’s Preview: Swiatek, Gauff The Players To Beat?

The women’s Big 4 lead the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 7:08 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Australian Open Women’s Preview: Swiatek, Gauff The Players To Beat?

August 7th, 2023

Brady Saves MPs v Ostapenko In Rainy Montreal, Gets Rybakina; Wozniacki Makes Return Tomorrow

Caroline Wozniacki makes her return to tennis after over 3.5 years.

Posted by Staff @ 11:55 pm in Canadian Open | 2 Comments »

July 7th, 2023

Swiatek Tested By Martic, Garcia Out While Sabalenka, Pegula Win; Rybakian v Boutler

After an easy opener, Iga Swiatek got her first test of the 2023 Wimbledon championships holding off Petra Martic 6-2, 7-5 to advance to the final 16. Swiatek, who lost in this round a year ago, stormed ahead of the Croat before things got interesting in the second. Swiatek would break at love for 4-3 […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:05 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Swiatek Tested By Martic, Garcia Out While Sabalenka, Pegula Win; Rybakian v Boutler

July 6th, 2023

Rybakina Survives Cornet Test, Svitolina Wins; Swiatek, Sabalenka Friday

The top 2 women are on the court Friday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 6:34 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Rybakina Survives Cornet Test, Svitolina Wins; Swiatek, Sabalenka Friday

July 5th, 2023

Swiatek Dominates At Wimbledon, Kostyuk Ousts Sakkari; Rybakina v Cornet

Iga Swiatek is already into the third round while some of women haven’t played their first round!

Posted by Staff @ 7:39 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Swiatek Dominates At Wimbledon, Kostyuk Ousts Sakkari; Rybakina v Cornet

July 2nd, 2023

Wimbledon Women’s Draw Preview: Swiatek, Sabalenka, Rybakina Top Favorites

Can anyone outside the Top 3 win Wimbledon?

Posted by Staff @ 7:10 am in Wimbledon | 6 Comments »

June 25th, 2023

Swiatek To Open Grass Season Against Maria In WTA Bad Homburg

World No. 1 Iga Swiatek will have her hands full right from the jump in her 2023 grass debut taking on former Wimbledon semifinalist Tatjana Maria. Swiatek rolls in off her third French Open title but the Polish star has never been far at Wimbledon where she did once win the junior title. Swiatek has […]

Posted by Staff @ 3:38 pm in Grass season | Comments Off on Swiatek To Open Grass Season Against Maria In WTA Bad Homburg

June 25th, 2023

Kvitova Overcomes Vekic For Berlin Title, Rises Among Wimbledon Favorites

Petra Kvitova makes her case as a favorite for Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 2:05 pm in Berlin | Comments Off on Kvitova Overcomes Vekic For Berlin Title, Rises Among Wimbledon Favorites

June 24th, 2023

Double Duty Puts Kvitova, Vekic Into Berlin WTA 500 Title Match

It was a busy but worth it day for Petra Kvitova and Donna Vekic.

Posted by Staff @ 4:46 pm in Berlin | Comments Off on Double Duty Puts Kvitova, Vekic Into Berlin WTA 500 Title Match

June 22nd, 2023

Kudermetova Upsets Sabalenka In Berlin, Gauff Goes Down

Two big stars fell Thursday in Berlin.

Posted by Staff @ 4:55 pm in Berlin | Comments Off on Kudermetova Upsets Sabalenka In Berlin, Gauff Goes Down

June 21st, 2023

Vekic Stuns Rybakina In Berlin, Kvitova Wins; Sabalenka v Kudermetova Thurs.

It was mixed day for Wimbledon champions in Berlin.

Posted by Staff @ 7:01 pm in Berlin | Comments Off on Vekic Stuns Rybakina In Berlin, Kvitova Wins; Sabalenka v Kudermetova Thurs.