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February 3rd, 2021

Osaka, Halep Advance At Gippsland; French Champ Swiatek Out

Naomi Osaka has won her last 13 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 6:11 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

February 2nd, 2021

Gauff Upended By Boulter In Gippsland Melbourne; Osaka Makes Strong Start

Aryna Sabalenka’s 15 match win-streak is over.

Posted by Staff @ 3:14 pm in Melbourne Summer Series | No Comments »

January 14th, 2019

Sharapova, Kerber, Wozniacki Winners At Australian Open; Williams On Tap Tuesday

The three former champions in the women’s draw all cruised in their Rod Laver openers on Monday in Melbourne.

Posted by Staff @ 8:13 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

June 30th, 2018

Wimbledon Preview: Serena in Group of Death, Stephens Can Become No. 1

The Group of Death contains two former No. 1s, a No. 2, and last year’s US Open semifinalist and quarterfinalist among other floaters…Tough starts for (5) Svitolina vs. the grasscourt title-winner Maria, (21) Sevastova vs. Giorgi, (32) Radwanska vs. Safarova 2nd rd., and (2) Wozniacki vs. Makarova 2nd rd…(25) Serena’s early path is former world No. 1 junior Arantxa Rus, a qualifier/wildcard, then (5) Svitolina, then (10) Keys.

Posted by Staff @ 10:57 am in Tennis, Wimbledon | 1 Comment »