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November 3rd, 2019

Barty Ends Svitolina’s Run To Win WTA Finals Title

Ash Barty caps her 2019 season in style.

Posted by Staff @ 4:15 pm in WTA Championships | 1 Comment »

November 2nd, 2019

Barty To Face Defending Champion Svitolina For WTA Finals Title

Elina Svitolina will try to stop Ash Barty from becoming the second Australian to win the WTA Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 6:40 pm in WTA Championships | 1 Comment »

November 1st, 2019

Pliskova Knocks Halep Out Of WTA Finals, Final Four Is Set

Elina Svitolina is the lone former player to have made a final at the WTA championships.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 30th, 2019

Svitolina Tops Halep At WTA Finals Shenzhen; Andreescu Retires

Bianca Andreescu finishes 2019 on a 3-match losing streak and with a bad left knee.

Posted by Staff @ 7:27 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 29th, 2019

Osaka Withdraws From WTA Finals Shenzhen; Kvitova, Barty Fall

A right shoulder injury did in Naomi Osaka at the WTA Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:58 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 28th, 2019

Halep Hangs On To Beat Andreescu At WTA Shenzhen Finals; Osaka v Barty Tues.

Simona Halep took the first meeting with Bianca Andreescu.

Posted by Staff @ 7:17 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

September 6th, 2019

Serena Slams Svitolina To Reach 10th US Open Final, Will Meet Andreescu

Canadian Bianca Andreescu is now the final obstacle for Serena Williams on her road to 24.

Posted by Staff @ 3:10 pm in US Open | 30 Comments »

September 4th, 2019

Bencic Battles Past Vekic, Andreescu Next; Serena-Svitolina SF Thurs At US Open

The women’s semifinals are set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in US Open | No Comments »

September 3rd, 2019

Serena Destroys Wang To Reach 13th US Open Semifinal, Will Face Svitolina

One semifinal at the US Open is set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in US Open | 11 Comments »

September 2nd, 2019

Osaka Ousted By Bencic At US Open; Serena Closing In On 24

Naomi Osaka’s streak at hardcourt Slams is over.

Posted by Staff @ 11:38 pm in US Open | 10 Comments »

September 1st, 2019

Serena Rolls Ankle In US Open Win; Barty, Pliskova, Keys Out

Serena Williams is the only player on her half of the draw to have made the US Open semifinals before.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

August 29th, 2019

Serena Survives McNally Scare, Svitolina Sees Off Venus At US Open

Following a dominant performance over Maria Sharapova in her opener, Serena Williams was thought to have an easy time Wednesday night against 17-year-old Caty McNally. But that’s not how it went. The young McNally, who is from Ohio, hung tough with Serena early, keeping her off balance, attacking and even mixing in some serve-and-volleying with […]

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:10 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 10th, 2019

Serena Slams Osaka, Halep Retires; Andreescu Keeps Winning In Toronto

Serena gets her revenge, more to come Saturday?

Posted by Staff @ 12:16 am in Canadian Open, Toronto | 2 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Serena, Osaka Advance To Friday Showdown In Toronto; Andreescu To Face Pliskova

Serena and Osaka meet again Friday night in Toronto.

Posted by Staff @ 11:51 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | 3 Comments »

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