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January 20th, 2022

Upsets Hit Women’s Draw At Australian Open As Muguruza, Kontaveit, Raducanu Lose

Seeds were dropped Thursday in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 10:07 am in Australian Open | No Comments »

January 18th, 2022

Raducanu Tops Stephens In Australian Open Debut, Halep, Muguruza Strong; Barty Back

Emma Raducanu has won her last 11 in Grand Slam play.

Posted by Staff @ 11:58 am in Australian Open | No Comments »

January 9th, 2022

Barty Withdraws From Sydney; Muguruza, Krejcikova, Raducanu Lead Field

Emma Raducanu is back on a big stage.

Posted by Staff @ 7:18 pm in Sydney | No Comments »

January 9th, 2022

Barty Rolls Past Rybakina For Adelaide Title, Cements Favorite Australian Open Favorite Status

Ash Barty starts 2022 in the best possible way.

Posted by Staff @ 12:07 pm in Australian Open, Australian Summer Series | No Comments »

January 8th, 2022

Barty, Halep Make WTA Finals; Osaka Withdraws

Australian Open hopefuls Ash Barty and Simona Halep close in on warm-up titles.

Posted by Staff @ 6:58 pm in Australian Summer Series | No Comments »

January 2nd, 2022

Barty, Sabalenka, 5 Of Top 10 Lead Strong WTA Adelaide Field

A loaded Adelaide event opens 2022 on the women’s tour.

Posted by Staff @ 11:27 pm in Australian Summer Series | No Comments »

October 5th, 2021

Pliskova Top Seed At Indian Wells; Raducanu, Clijsters, Gauff Also Headline

Good luck picking the winner of Indian Wells. It’s anyone’s title.

Posted by Staff @ 11:56 pm in Indian Wells | 1 Comment »

July 31st, 2021

Bencic Better Than Vondrousova, Becomes First Swiss Woman To Win Olympic Gold

Belinda Bencic has a gold medal in singles, something Roger Federer does not have.

Posted by Staff @ 2:05 pm in Olympics | 1 Comment »

July 29th, 2021

Bencic To Meet Vondrousova In Surprise Gold Medal Match At Tokyo Olympics

Did anyone pick this gold medal match at the start?

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 am in Olympics | Comments Off on Bencic To Meet Vondrousova In Surprise Gold Medal Match At Tokyo Olympics

July 28th, 2021

Svitolina Reaches Olympics SFs, Muguruza Upset By Rybakina

There will be three new medal winners in the women’s singles in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in Olympics | Comments Off on Svitolina Reaches Olympics SFs, Muguruza Upset By Rybakina

June 8th, 2021

Pavlyuchenkova, Zidansek Set Surprising French Open SF; Swiatek, Gauff Favored Wed.

One semifinal is set at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 3:46 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Pavlyuchenkova, Zidansek Set Surprising French Open SF; Swiatek, Gauff Favored Wed.

June 7th, 2021

Swiatek, Gauff Advance To French Open QFs, Kenin Upset; QFs Begin

There will be at least 3 new Grand Slam semifinalists on the women’s tour after Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:48 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Swiatek, Gauff Advance To French Open QFs, Kenin Upset; QFs Begin

June 6th, 2021

Rybakina Ends Serena’s French Open, New Slam Finalist Assured; Swiatek, Kenin Back Mon.

The upsets continued Sunday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 7:40 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

June 5th, 2021

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Plus Serena Star As Week 2 Of French Begins

After one week at the French Open, the four biggest names in tennis are still standing.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:53 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Plus Serena Star As Week 2 Of French Begins

June 5th, 2021

Swiatek, Kenin Rally, Svitolina Upset At French Open; Serena Headlines Round 4

Just 16 women remain at the French Open, and only 3 of them are Top 10 seeds.

Posted by Staff @ 7:54 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Swiatek, Kenin Rally, Svitolina Upset At French Open; Serena Headlines Round 4