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September 30th, 2020

Halep, Svitolina Wednesday Winners At French Open; Serena, Azarenka Out

Three big names – Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka and Coco Gauff – all exited the French Open singles on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:25 pm in French Open | No Comments »

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 | No Comments »

September 7th, 2020

Americans Brady, Rogers Oust Lefty Champions; Serena Seeks Revenge On Sakkari

Two American women marched into the US Open quarterfinals.

Posted by Staff @ 12:29 am in US Open | 4 Comments »

September 4th, 2020

Osaka Escapes At US Open; Serena v Sloane Ahead

Serena Willams and Sloane Stephens meet for the first time in over five years Saturday at the US Open.

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September 2nd, 2020

Osaka Strong, Pliskova Out at US Open; Serena Returns

Naomi Osaka looks like the woman to beat at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:31 pm in US Open | No Comments »

September 1st, 2020

Favorites Osaka, Pliskova, Kerber US Open Winners, Gauff Goes Down; Williams Sisters Up

The women’s field lost one seed Monday at the US Open: Rebecca Peterson.

Posted by Staff @ 12:33 am in US Open | 1 Comment »

August 30th, 2020

Djokovic, Osaka, Zverev v Anderson Headline Opening Day At The US Open

Opening day at the US Open is almost here.

Posted by Staff @ 8:57 pm in US Open | No Comments »

August 24th, 2020

Serena Survives Rus Scare; Osaka, Azarenka Advance; Keys Owned

The three highest remaining seeds needed three sets Monday at the Western and Southern.

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 pm in Cincinnati | No Comments »

February 29th, 2020

Sabalenka Upends Kvitova For Doha Title

The return of Dmitry Tursunov to Aryna Sabalenka’s coaching box paid immediate dividends in Doha.

Posted by Staff @ 5:28 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Sabalenka Upends Kvitova For Doha Title

February 28th, 2020

Kvitova Back in Doha Final After Barty Win, Sabalenka Next

Petra Kvitova will seek her second Dubai title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:28 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Kvitova Back in Doha Final After Barty Win, Sabalenka Next

February 27th, 2020

Barty, Kvitova Advance To SF Showdown In Doha

Ash Barty will try to make it 5 straight over Petra Kvitova.

Posted by Staff @ 7:24 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Barty, Kvitova Advance To SF Showdown In Doha

February 26th, 2020

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

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

Posted by Staff @ 5:56 pm in Dubai | Comments Off on Pliskova Upset, Kvitova Wins In Doha; Muguruza v Barty Thurs.

February 23rd, 2020

No. 1 Barty, Four Former Champions Featured In Doha; Halep Withdraws

Six of the Top 10 are in Doha.

Posted by Staff @ 5:15 pm in Doha | Comments Off on No. 1 Barty, Four Former Champions Featured In Doha; Halep Withdraws

January 28th, 2020

Barty Gets Revenge On Kvitova, Reaches Australian Open SF; Halep, Muguruza Wed. Favorites

Ash Barty moved to within four sets of winning a Slam in her home country.

Posted by Staff @ 7:58 am in Australian Open | 4 Comments »

January 26th, 2020

Kenin KOs Coco At Australian Open, Barty Party Continues; Halep, Kerber

Half the quarterfinals are set in the women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 am in Australian Open | Comments Off on Kenin KOs Coco At Australian Open, Barty Party Continues; Halep, Kerber