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September 26th, 2021

Svitolina, Muguruza Top Seeds At WTA Chicago; Clijsters Returns

Another WTA event in Chicago is being held this week. Eight of the Top 20 women are playing.

Posted by Staff @ 10:56 pm in Fall Season | No Comments »

September 5th, 2021

Kerber Knocked Out By Teen Fernandez At US Open; Swiatek v Bencic Mon.

Bianca Andreescu has never lost at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 10:26 pm in US Open | No Comments »

August 1st, 2021

Mertens, Rybakina, Keys Lead Field In San Jose

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

Posted by Staff @ 12:16 pm in San Jose | No Comments »

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.

May 5th, 2021

Barty Ups Red Clay Streak To 15 After Kvitova Win At Madrid Masters; Thurs. SFs

Ash Barty will the be the big favorite this weekend to win in Madrid.

Posted by Staff @ 5:27 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Barty Ups Red Clay Streak To 15 After Kvitova Win At Madrid Masters; Thurs. SFs

May 3rd, 2021

Barty Too Good For Swiatek In Madrid, Gets Kvitova Next; Halep-Mertens Tues.

The battle of the last two French Open champions went to the World No. 1.

Posted by Staff @ 9:47 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Barty Too Good For Swiatek In Madrid, Gets Kvitova Next; Halep-Mertens Tues.

April 25th, 2021

Cirstea Upsets Mertens In Istanbul To End 13-Year Title Drought

Sorana Cirstea is back in the win column after 13 years.

Posted by Staff @ 5:36 pm in Istanbul | Comments Off on Cirstea Upsets Mertens In Istanbul To End 13-Year Title Drought

March 29th, 2021

Pliskova, Kenin Out Of Miami; Barty v Azarenka, Muguruza v Andreescu Monday

All 16 women remaining in the Miami field are on court Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:55 am in Miami | Comments Off on Pliskova, Kenin Out Of Miami; Barty v Azarenka, Muguruza v Andreescu Monday

March 12th, 2021

Muguruza To Meet Krejcikova For Dubai Title

Garbine Muguruza will look the end an almost 2-year title drought Saturday in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 11:50 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on Muguruza To Meet Krejcikova For Dubai Title

March 11th, 2021

Muguruza Too Strong For Sabalenka In Dubai; Gauff Goes Down

Garbine Muguruza is the big favorite to win the Dubai title on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 11:33 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on Muguruza Too Strong For Sabalenka In Dubai; Gauff Goes Down

February 7th, 2021

Barty Too Good For Hot-Handed Muguruza; Mertens A Title Winner

Ash Barty is already in form and ready for her home Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 3:09 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on Barty Too Good For Hot-Handed Muguruza; Mertens A Title Winner

February 6th, 2021

Osaka, Azarenka Withdraw From Melbourne Lead-Ups, No Final At Grampians

Three more former women’s Australian Open champions exited lead-up events on Saturday in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 2:05 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | Comments Off on Osaka, Azarenka Withdraw From Melbourne Lead-Ups, No Final At Grampians

November 15th, 2020

Sabalenka Downs Mertens For Linz Title

Aryna Sabalenka will got into 2021 won a 9-match win streak.

Posted by Staff @ 6:37 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Sabalenka Downs Mertens For Linz Title

November 8th, 2020

Mertens, Sabalenka Headlines Final WTA Event Of 2020 In Linz

Linz marks just the fifth women’s tour event since the US Open finished.

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 pm in Fall Season | Comments Off on Mertens, Sabalenka Headlines Final WTA Event Of 2020 In Linz

September 10th, 2020

Serena Goes 3 Again, Reaches 11th Straight US Open SF, Hot Azarenka Next; Osaka v Brady SF

The women’s semifinals features two moms and three former No. 1s.

Posted by Staff @ 12:30 am in US Open | 3 Comments »