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February 26th, 2020

Pliskova Upset, Kvitova Wins In Doha; Muguruza v Barty Thurs.

Just three of the Top 8 seeds made the Doha quarterfinals.

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February 19th, 2020

Halep Saves Match Points; Pliskova, Muguruza Advance In Dubai

Simona Halep stayed alive in Dubai.

Posted by Staff @ 11:23 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on Halep Saves Match Points; Pliskova, Muguruza Advance In Dubai

February 15th, 2020

Kim Clijsters Makes Return To Tennis In Dubai; 6 Of Top 10 Entered

This upcoming week, Kim Clijsters will play her first pro match since the 2012 US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:20 am in Dubai | Comments Off on Kim Clijsters Makes Return To Tennis In Dubai; 6 Of Top 10 Entered

January 25th, 2020

Muguruza Motors Past Svitolina At Australian Open, Pliskova Upset; Coco Mania Resumes

Three more Top 6 seed fell Saturday at the Australian Open.

Posted by Staff @ 8:42 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Muguruza Motors Past Svitolina At Australian Open, Pliskova Upset; Coco Mania Resumes

January 23rd, 2020

Former No. 1s Halep, Kerber, Pliskova Sail Into Australian Open 3R; Osaka v Coco Fri.

Osaka v Coco, round 2 is ahead.

Posted by Staff @ 9:00 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Former No. 1s Halep, Kerber, Pliskova Sail Into Australian Open 3R; Osaka v Coco Fri.

January 21st, 2020

Sharapova Ousted, Halep Stumbles But Survives At Australian Open; Serena Wed.

Was that Maria Sharapova last Australian Open match?

Posted by Staff @ 9:24 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 16th, 2020

Australian Open Women’s Preview: Serena, Osaka Lead Open Field

We’ve seen four different women’s champions the last four years at the Australian Open.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 3:59 pm in Australian Open | Comments Off on Australian Open Women’s Preview: Serena, Osaka Lead Open Field

January 12th, 2020

Pliskova Finds Keys To Defending Brisbane Title

Karolina Pliskova successfully defended a title for the first time in her career.

Posted by Staff @ 11:14 am in Brisbane | Comments Off on Pliskova Finds Keys To Defending Brisbane Title

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 | Comments Off on Pliskova Knocks Halep Out Of WTA Finals, Final Four Is Set

October 31st, 2019

Barty, Bencic Power Into WTA Finals Semis; Halep v Pliskova Play For Last Spot

Just one spot remains in the last four of the WTA Finals in China.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 pm in WTA Championships | Comments Off on Barty, Bencic Power Into WTA Finals Semis; Halep v Pliskova Play For Last Spot

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 | Comments Off on Svitolina Tops Halep At WTA Finals Shenzhen; Andreescu Retires

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

October 27th, 2019

Barty Clinches #1, Osaka Gets First WTA Finals Win On Day 1 In Shenzhen; Andreescu v Halep Mon.

Ash Barty becomes the first Australian to finish No. 1 on the WTA.

Posted by Staff @ 9:05 pm in WTA Championships | Comments Off on Barty Clinches #1, Osaka Gets First WTA Finals Win On Day 1 In Shenzhen; Andreescu v Halep Mon.

September 29th, 2019

Andreescu Returns In Loaded Beijing Field

This week in Beijing, Bianca Andreescu will make her first appearance on a tennis court since her incredible US Open title. “Well, I’m feeling pretty confident,” Andreescu said. “I’ve been having some really good practices lately. I had a good training week in Toronto and in Montreal. Now here. “I got here four days ago, […]

Posted by Staff @ 8:34 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Andreescu Returns In Loaded Beijing Field