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June 12th, 2022

Alexandrova Bests Sabalenka In ‘s-Hertogenbosch Final

Ekaterina Alexandrova kept Aryna Sabalenka titleless the last 12 months.

Posted by Staff @ 7:20 pm in Grass season | No Comments »

May 5th, 2022

Jabeur, Pegula Advance To Surprising Madrid Masters Title Match

A new Madrid champion and a new WTA 1000 champion will be crowned on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:33 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

May 4th, 2022

Jabeur Halts Halep To Reach SFs, New Madrid Champion Assured

Someone will win their first WTA 1000 this weekend in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 8:57 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

May 3rd, 2022

Raducanu Comes Up Short Against Kalinina At Madrid Masters; Halep Leads Women’s QFs

The women’s quarters are set in Madrid and it’s new territory in the Spanish capital for everyone but 2-time champion Simona Halep.

Posted by Staff @ 10:31 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

May 2nd, 2022

Halep Too Tough For Gauff, Anismova Wins Again At Madrid; Raducanu, Andreescu Tomorrow

Simona Halep improved to 3-0 against Coco Gauff.

Posted by Staff @ 9:29 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 21st, 2022

Swiatek To Meet Raducanu In Stuttgart QFs; Sabalenka Ends Andreescu Comeback

Can Emma Raducanu stop Iga Swiatek’s 20-match win streak?

Posted by Staff @ 7:57 pm in Stuttgart | No Comments »

April 9th, 2022

Bencic, Jabeur To Battle In Charleston Final

Who’ll win the biggest clay title in the U.S.?

Posted by Staff @ 11:51 pm in Charleston | No Comments »

October 24th, 2021

Kontaveit Claws Back To Stun Alexandrova For Moscow Title

Ekaterina Alexandrova can’t close out Anett Kontaveit.

Posted by Staff @ 11:30 pm in Moscow | Comments Off on Kontaveit Claws Back To Stun Alexandrova For Moscow Title

October 24th, 2021

Kontaveit Continues Climb, Bests Vondrousova To Reach Moscow Final; Sakkari Retires

Can anyone stop Anett Kontaveit?

Posted by Staff @ 12:09 am in Moscow | Comments Off on Kontaveit Continues Climb, Bests Vondrousova To Reach Moscow Final; Sakkari Retires

October 22nd, 2021

Kontaveit Crushes Muguruza In Moscow; Halep, Sabalenka Fall

Anett Kontaveit has won 19 of her last 21 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 9:44 pm in Moscow | Comments Off on Kontaveit Crushes Muguruza In Moscow; Halep, Sabalenka Fall

June 1st, 2021

Barty Battles Hip, Pera For French Open Win, Kvitova Withdraws; Serena Returns Wed.

Petra Kvitova suffers a freak accident during press forcing her out of the event. And Ash Barty is nursing a bad hip.

Posted by Staff @ 9:50 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Barty Battles Hip, Pera For French Open Win, Kvitova Withdraws; Serena Returns Wed.

April 22nd, 2021

Halep Wins Clay Season Opener In Stuttgart; Barty v Pliskova QF

Six of the Top 8 seeds made the quarterfinals in Barcelona.

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Halep Wins Clay Season Opener In Stuttgart; Barty v Pliskova QF

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 | Comments Off on Kvitova Seeks Desert Double In Dubai; Top 6 Seeds Back From Doha

February 13th, 2021

Barty, Svitolina Cruise Into Australian Open 4R; Super Sunday With Osaka-Muguruza, Serena-Sabalenka

A great day of women’s tennis is in store Sunday in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 9:29 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Barty, Svitolina Cruise Into Australian Open 4R; Super Sunday With Osaka-Muguruza, Serena-Sabalenka

February 5th, 2021

Serena Shys Away From Barty Battle In Melbourne; Halep Falls, Osaka Still Streaking

Serena and Simona are out of Melbourne tune-ups.

Posted by Staff @ 3:33 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on Serena Shys Away From Barty Battle In Melbourne; Halep Falls, Osaka Still Streaking