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January 1st, 2024

Naomi Osaka Makes Winning Comeback In Brisbane, Beats Korpatsch

Naomi makes a strong return to tennis, but will now face fellow former No. 1 Karolina Pliskova.

Posted by Staff @ 5:29 pm in Brisbane | No Comments »

August 10th, 2023

Vondrousova Halts Wozniacki’s Comeback, Gauff Next; Swiatek v Muchova In Montreal

Iga Swiatek and Karolina Muchova meet in a French Open rematch in Montreal. Allez!

Posted by Staff @ 1:03 am in Canadian Open | Comments Off on Vondrousova Halts Wozniacki’s Comeback, Gauff Next; Swiatek v Muchova In Montreal

August 7th, 2023

Brady Saves MPs v Ostapenko In Rainy Montreal, Gets Rybakina; Wozniacki Makes Return Tomorrow

Caroline Wozniacki makes her return to tennis after over 3.5 years.

Posted by Staff @ 11:55 pm in Canadian Open | 2 Comments »

August 6th, 2023

Wozniacki Joins Swiatek, Sabalenka, Rybakina And Gauff For WTA Canadian Open Masters

It’s turn-back-the clock week in Montreal with former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki coming out of retirement to test to the current stars.

Posted by Staff @ 4:53 pm in Canadian Open | Comments Off on Wozniacki Joins Swiatek, Sabalenka, Rybakina And Gauff For WTA Canadian Open Masters

August 2nd, 2023

Keys Cruises, Brady Is Back, Set Wed. Meeting In Washington; Gauff, Svitolina Tomorrow

After not playing for almost two years, Jennifer Brady lost a total of three games in her return against a quality opponent.

Posted by Staff @ 1:28 am in Washington | Comments Off on Keys Cruises, Brady Is Back, Set Wed. Meeting In Washington; Gauff, Svitolina Tomorrow

July 2nd, 2023

Wimbledon Women’s Draw Preview: Swiatek, Sabalenka, Rybakina Top Favorites

Can anyone outside the Top 3 win Wimbledon?

Posted by Staff @ 7:10 am in Wimbledon | 6 Comments »

June 25th, 2023

Rybakina, Garcia, Gauff Lead 7 Of Top 10 In WTA Eastbourne; Kvitova v Ostapenko Opener

Sunday champions Petra Kvitova and Jelena Ostapenko will meet in the first round of Eastbourne in a reprise of their 2022 title match.

Posted by Staff @ 3:16 pm in Eastbourne | Comments Off on Rybakina, Garcia, Gauff Lead 7 Of Top 10 In WTA Eastbourne; Kvitova v Ostapenko Opener

June 18th, 2023

Loaded Berlin Field Features Sabalenka, Rybakina Gauff And Jabeur

Seven of the Top 10 are in Berlin this week.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 pm in Berlin | Comments Off on Loaded Berlin Field Features Sabalenka, Rybakina Gauff And Jabeur

May 29th, 2023

Garcia Escapes Wang Test At French Open, Svitolina Back; Swiatek, Gauff, Rybakina Tues.

Iga Swiatek opens her title defense Tuesday in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 6:17 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Garcia Escapes Wang Test At French Open, Svitolina Back; Swiatek, Gauff, Rybakina Tues.

May 25th, 2023

French Open Women’s Draw Preview: Swiatek Could Face Krejcikova, Gauff, Rybakina Before Final

Iga Swiatek is part of a loaded first quarter at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 10:23 am in French Open | Comments Off on French Open Women’s Draw Preview: Swiatek Could Face Krejcikova, Gauff, Rybakina Before Final

May 11th, 2023

Sabalenka Sent Off By Kenin In Rome Masters Shocker, Pegula Upset; Swiatek, Jabeur Fri.

Two Top 3 seeds are already out of the women’s draw in Rome.

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Sabalenka Sent Off By Kenin In Rome Masters Shocker, Pegula Upset; Swiatek, Jabeur Fri.

May 8th, 2023

Sabalenka, Swiatek Rivalry Continues At WTA Rome Masters

Iga Swiatek looks for a Rome three-peat.

Posted by Staff @ 8:57 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Sabalenka, Swiatek Rivalry Continues At WTA Rome Masters

April 21st, 2023

Sabalenka Rallies To Stay Alive In Stuttgart; Swiatek v Jabeur SF

Iga Swiatek meets Ons Jabeur for the first time since their US Open final.

Posted by Staff @ 5:57 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Sabalenka Rallies To Stay Alive In Stuttgart; Swiatek v Jabeur SF

April 20th, 2023

Swiatek Back On Track With Win Over Zheng In Stuttgart; Gauff Ousted By Potapova

Iga Swiatek made a strong start on the clay Thursday. She has won 19 of her last 20 on the dirt.

Posted by Staff @ 7:43 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Swiatek Back On Track With Win Over Zheng In Stuttgart; Gauff Ousted By Potapova

April 19th, 2023

Sabalenka Sacks Krejcikova, Jabeur Rallies In Stuttgart; Swiatek v Zheng Thurs.

Former French Open champions went 0-2 Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Sabalenka Sacks Krejcikova, Jabeur Rallies In Stuttgart; Swiatek v Zheng Thurs.