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September 2nd, 2020

Serena Wins, Venus Falls At US Open; Clijsters Comeback Cut Short

It was a mixed day for the legends at the US Open on Tuesday.

Posted by Staff @ 12:09 am in US Open | Comments Off on Serena Wins, Venus Falls At US Open; Clijsters Comeback Cut Short

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 26th, 2020

Serena Sacked By Sakkari; Osaka, Azarenka Advance To QFs

Serena Williams suffered another tough loss.

Posted by Staff @ 12:08 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Serena Sacked By Sakkari; Osaka, Azarenka Advance To QFs

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 | Comments Off on Serena Survives Rus Scare; Osaka, Azarenka Advance; Keys Owned

August 24th, 2020

Top 2 Seeds Pliskova, Kenin Crumble; Serena, Osaka Open Play

Serena Wiliams opens play Monday!

Posted by Staff @ 1:22 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Top 2 Seeds Pliskova, Kenin Crumble; Serena, Osaka Open Play

August 21st, 2020

Serena Williams: I Have To Be Super Careful, Not Take Any Risks

Serena Williams said no to the US Open player hotel to better protect her health.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:42 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Serena Williams: I Have To Be Super Careful, Not Take Any Risks

August 14th, 2020

Serena Ousted By Rogers In Lexington; Gauff Survives

Serena Williams couldn’t pull out a third straight 3-set win.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 pm in WTA | Comments Off on Serena Ousted By Rogers In Lexington; Gauff Survives

August 13th, 2020

Serena Overcomes Venus In Lexington; Gauff In Action Friday

Serena wins a fan-less 31st meeting with sister Venus.

Posted by Staff @ 10:55 pm in WTA | Comments Off on Serena Overcomes Venus In Lexington; Gauff In Action Friday

August 12th, 2020

Fan-Less Serena v Venus In Lexington Showdown; Gauff Advances Past Sabalenka

Four decades of Serena v Venus, this one happens in front of no fans.

Posted by Staff @ 10:57 pm in WTA | Comments Off on Fan-Less Serena v Venus In Lexington Showdown; Gauff Advances Past Sabalenka

August 9th, 2020

Serena Leads Strong WTA Lexington Field, Could Meet Venus In 2R

Serena Williams returns to tennis this week in Kentucky.

Posted by Staff @ 6:15 pm in Summer Swing | 1 Comment »

August 8th, 2020

Serena Williams On COVID-19: I’m Sure I’d Be OK, But I Don’t Want To Find Out

38-year-old Serena Williams is all set for a return to tennis next week.

Posted by Staff @ 11:11 pm in WTA | Comments Off on Serena Williams On COVID-19: I’m Sure I’d Be OK, But I Don’t Want To Find Out

August 4th, 2020

Serena, Andreescu, Halep Headline Loaded US Open Women’s Field

After all the apprehension expressed on social media, just one of the Top 25 opted out of the US Open (for now).

Posted by Staff @ 6:01 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Serena, Andreescu, Halep Headline Loaded US Open Women’s Field

July 1st, 2020

Serena’s Coach Not Sure How The US Open Can Happen

Some are expressing doubt over the US Open happening as coronavirus cases spike.

Posted by Staff @ 11:54 pm in US Open | 21 Comments »

June 17th, 2020

US Open, Tennis Officially Sets Return For August

Tennis officially announces return.

Posted by Staff @ 7:19 pm in 2020 Season, ATP, US Open, WTA | 4 Comments »

February 9th, 2020

USA Survives Latvian Upset Bid In Fed Cup, Serena Loses

Team USA avoided a massive upset in Fed Cup Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:49 pm in Fed Cup | Comments Off on USA Survives Latvian Upset Bid In Fed Cup, Serena Loses