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July 31st, 2021

Bencic Better Than Vondrousova, Becomes First Swiss Woman To Win Olympic Gold

Belinda Bencic has a gold medal in singles, something Roger Federer does not have.

Posted by Staff @ 2:05 pm in Olympics | 1 Comment »

July 29th, 2021

Bencic To Meet Vondrousova In Surprise Gold Medal Match At Tokyo Olympics

Did anyone pick this gold medal match at the start?

Posted by Staff @ 11:45 am in Olympics | No Comments »

July 28th, 2021

Svitolina Reaches Olympics SFs, Muguruza Upset By Rybakina

There will be three new medal winners in the women’s singles in Tokyo.

Posted by Staff @ 3:25 pm in Olympics | No Comments »

July 27th, 2021

Osaka Ousted From Olympics By Vondrousova; Tokyo Women’s Field Wide Open

The upsets continued at the Tokyo Olympics.

Posted by Staff @ 5:26 pm in Olympics | No Comments »

June 6th, 2021

Rybakina Ends Serena’s French Open, New Slam Finalist Assured; Swiatek, Kenin Back Mon.

The upsets continued Sunday at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 7:40 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

April 22nd, 2021

Halep Wins Clay Season Opener In Stuttgart; Barty v Pliskova QF

Six of the Top 8 seeds made the quarterfinals in Barcelona.

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February 12th, 2021

Serena v Sabalenka, Osaka v Muguruza Showdowns Set At Australian Open; Barty Back Saturday

Three round of 16 matches from the bottom half could be finals.

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September 28th, 2020

Muguruza Survives Scare At French Open; Serena, Kvitova Winners

Garbine Muguruza avoided a huge upset at the French Open on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:12 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Muguruza Survives Scare At French Open; Serena, Kvitova Winners

September 20th, 2020

Halep Fights Past Muguruza, Will Meet Pliskova In Rome Final

Karolina Pliskova a clay court player?

Posted by Staff @ 9:06 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Halep Fights Past Muguruza, Will Meet Pliskova In Rome Final

September 19th, 2020

Muguruza Too Strong For Azarenka, Battles Halep In Rome SFs

Three of the four Rome semifinalists have made the French Open final.

Posted by Staff @ 8:31 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Muguruza Too Strong For Azarenka, Battles Halep In Rome SFs

August 2nd, 2020

WTA Palermo Re-Opens Pro Tennis Tour With All-European Field

After five months, pro tennis officially returns.

Posted by Staff @ 8:30 pm in 2020 Season, WTA | Comments Off on WTA Palermo Re-Opens Pro Tennis Tour With All-European Field

July 1st, 2019

Gauff Stuns Venus At Wimbledon; Osaka Out, Halep Survives Fall; Serena Tues.

Another American star was born Monday at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 5:37 pm in Wimbledon | 4 Comments »

June 11th, 2019

12 Things I Think I Thought About Rafael Nadal And The French Open

Parting thoughts on the French Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:44 am in French Open | 90 Comments »

June 8th, 2019

Incredible Barty Barrels Over Vondrousova For French Open Title

Ashleigh Barty is the latest player to become a Grand Slam champion.

Posted by Staff @ 3:54 pm in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

June 7th, 2019

Barty Overcomes Colossal Collapse To Beat Anisimova And Reach French Open Final v Vondrousova

An improbable women’s final at the French Open is set.

Posted by Staff @ 3:35 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »