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June 25th, 2021

Defending Champion Simona Halep Withdraws From Wimbledon

No Simona Halep at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 11:28 am in Wimbledon | No Comments »

June 20th, 2021

Halep Withdraws From Bad Homburg, Hopes To Be Ready For Wimbledon Title Defense

Two former Wimbledon champions are still in the Wimbledon draw.

Posted by Staff @ 9:43 pm in Grass season | No Comments »

May 21st, 2021

Former Champion Simona Halep Withdraws From French Open

One former French Open champion is out.

Posted by Staff @ 10:13 pm in French Open | No Comments »

May 12th, 2021

Serena, Halep, Osaka, Kenin All Exit Rome Masters; Americans Gauff, Pegula Surprise

Only one seed remains in the bottom of the Rome women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 6:33 pm in Rome | No Comments »

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.

Posted by Staff @ 8:08 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

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.

Posted by Staff @ 9:47 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

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.

Posted by Staff @ 5:52 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

May 1st, 2021

Kvitova Tops Kerber In Madrid, Barty Sets Meeting With Swiatek

The last two French Open champions will meet on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:52 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

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.

Posted by Staff @ 6:56 pm in Madrid | No Comments »

April 24th, 2021

Barty Authors Another Comeback, Denies Svitolina To Reach Stuttgart Final vs Sabalenka

Ash Barty has won her last 10 matches on red clay.

Posted by Staff @ 8:47 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Barty Authors Another Comeback, Denies Svitolina To Reach Stuttgart Final vs Sabalenka

April 23rd, 2021

Barty Battles Back, Beats Pliskova In Stuttgart; Svitolina Knocks Out Kvitova

Four Top 8 players are in the Stuttgart semifinals.

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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.

Posted by Staff @ 9:10 pm in Stuttgart | Comments Off on Halep Wins Clay Season Opener In Stuttgart; Barty v Pliskova QF

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?

Posted by Staff @ 9:45 am in Miami | Comments Off on Shoulder Forces Halep Out Of Miami; Barty, Azarenka Move On

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.

Posted by Staff @ 10:41 am in Miami | Comments Off on Gauff Goes Down In Miami; Barty, Halep Survive Openers

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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