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October 27th, 2019

Barty Clinches #1, Osaka Gets First WTA Finals Win On Day 1 In Shenzhen; Andreescu v Halep Mon.

Ash Barty becomes the first Australian to finish No. 1 on the WTA.

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October 2nd, 2019

Andreescu Ups Win Streak To 16, Brady Upsets Keys In Beijing

Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu hasn’t lost a match since Miami.

Posted by Staff @ 9:58 pm in beijing | Comments Off on Andreescu Ups Win Streak To 16, Brady Upsets Keys In Beijing

September 29th, 2019

Andreescu Returns In Loaded Beijing Field

This week in Beijing, Bianca Andreescu will make her first appearance on a tennis court since her incredible US Open title. “Well, I’m feeling pretty confident,” Andreescu said. “I’ve been having some really good practices lately. I had a good training week in Toronto and in Montreal. Now here. “I got here four days ago, […]

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September 22nd, 2019

Barty, Halep, Kvitova Lead 15 Of Top 20 In Wuhan

The stars assemble in Wuhan.

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August 29th, 2019

Halep Ousted By Townsend At US Open, Coco Mania Moves To Night; Serena Fri.

Three teens made the third round at the US Open, led by Coco Gauff.

Posted by Staff @ 11:40 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Halep Ousted By Townsend At US Open, Coco Mania Moves To Night; Serena Fri.

August 24th, 2019

Serena Draws Sharapova At US Open; Barty Back To No. 1?

It’s a crazy women’s draw at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:40 pm in US Open | 6 Comments »

August 14th, 2019

Venus Beats Defending Champ Bertens, Serena Withdraws At Cincinnati; Barty-Sharapova Wed.

The Top 4 women’s seeds are in action on Wednesday.

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August 4th, 2019

Serena, Halep, Barty Lead 9 Of Top 10 In Toronto Masters

3-time champion Serena Williams returns to the Canadian Open for first time since 2015.

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | Comments Off on Serena, Halep, Barty Lead 9 Of Top 10 In Toronto Masters

July 8th, 2019

Halep Stops Gauff At Wimbledon, Barty Bounced, Serena Sails; Women’s QFs Tues.

The quarterfinals at Wimbledon are set with Serena the favorite to win again.

Posted by Staff @ 4:13 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Halep Stops Gauff At Wimbledon, Barty Bounced, Serena Sails; Women’s QFs Tues.

July 6th, 2019

Serena Slams Goerges at Wimbledon, Barty Streaks To 15

The final 16 is set at Wimbledon.

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July 4th, 2019

Serena Survives Tussle With Teen at Wimbledon, Kerber Upset; Gauff Gets Center Friday

Defending champion Angelique Kerber collapsed from a set up today at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 2:17 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Serena Survives Tussle With Teen at Wimbledon, Kerber Upset; Gauff Gets Center Friday

July 2nd, 2019

Wimbledon Favorites Serena, Barty, Kerber Advance, Sharapova Out; Gauff, Halep Wed.

Former champions Maria Sharapova and Garbine Muguruza both exited Wimbledon on Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 6:19 pm in Wimbledon | 2 Comments »

May 27th, 2019

Serena Overcomes Slow Start; Wozniacki, Kvitova Out; Halep Opens Title Defense Tues.

The Williams still have never both lost in the first round of a Grand Slam!

Posted by Staff @ 5:14 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 26th, 2019

Kerber, Venus Ousted On Opening Day At French Open; Serena Set To Return

The men’s tour isn’t the only one with breakout young stars.

Posted by Staff @ 5:05 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »

May 16th, 2019

Osaka Wins 2 In Rome, Secures French Top Seed; Konta Upsets Stephens, Venus; Halep, Kvitova Ailing

Players were pushed to the limit Thursday in Rome.

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