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May 10th, 2021

Kvitova, Swiatek Day 1 Winners At WTA Rome; Gauff Needs 3

Coco Gauff held off Yulia Putintseva in a tough opening rounder in Rome.

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May 9th, 2021

Kvitova, Sinner, Fognini v Nishikori Headline Monday In Rome

Rome kicks into full gear Monday.

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May 5th, 2021

Barty Ups Red Clay Streak To 15 After Kvitova Win At Madrid Masters; Thurs. SFs

Ash Barty will the be the big favorite this weekend to win in Madrid.

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May 4th, 2021

Halep Eliminated By Mertens At Madrid Masters; Barty To Battle Kvitova in QFs

Ash Barty will meet Petra Kvitova for a 10th time on Wednesday in Madrid.

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May 3rd, 2021

Barty Too Good For Swiatek In Madrid, Gets Kvitova Next; Halep-Mertens Tues.

The battle of the last two French Open champions went to the World No. 1.

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May 2nd, 2021

Osaka Ousted By Muchova At Madrid Masters, Azarenka Withdraws; Barty v Swiatek Mon.

A big showdown in Madrid takes place on Monday.

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May 1st, 2021

Kvitova Tops Kerber In Madrid, Barty Sets Meeting With Swiatek

The last two French Open champions will meet on Monday.

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April 30th, 2021

Pliskova Puts Away Gauff In 3; Osaka, Halep Advance In Madrid

The second round at Madrid gets underway Saturday with Petra Kvitova taking on Angelique Kerber.

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April 29th, 2021

Svitolina Sacked By Teichmann In Madrid Masters Opener; Pliskova v Gauff Fri.

After one day, the Madrid Open has already lost a Top 5 seed and a home favorite.

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March 30th, 2021

Andreescu Holds Off Muguruza In Miami; Osaka Cruises, Barty Tops Azarenka, Meets Sabalenka

The Elite Eight begins Tuesday in Miami.

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March 29th, 2021

Pliskova, Kenin Out Of Miami; Barty v Azarenka, Muguruza v Andreescu Monday

All 16 women remaining in the Miami field are on court Monday.

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March 28th, 2021

Shoulder Forces Halep Out Of Miami; Barty, Azarenka Move On

Karolina Pliskova has lost to Jessica Pegula in her last 2 events, will be it a 3rd today?

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March 26th, 2021

Gauff Goes Down In Miami; Barty, Halep Survive Openers

Several of the top names had a rally to avoid opening round upsets at the Miami Masters.

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March 25th, 2021

Barty, Halep, Kvitova, Gauff Open Play Thursday In Miami

Five women’s Grand Slam champions are featured Thursday in Miami.

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March 22nd, 2021

Barty Returns In Loaded Miami WTA Draw; Osaka, Halep, Kenin Among Top 6 In Draw

19 of the Top 20 women are in Miami this week.

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