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November 1st, 2019

Pliskova Knocks Halep Out Of WTA Finals, Final Four Is Set

Elina Svitolina is the lone former player to have made a final at the WTA championships.

Posted by Staff @ 9:13 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 31st, 2019

Barty, Bencic Power Into WTA Finals Semis; Halep v Pliskova Play For Last Spot

Just one spot remains in the last four of the WTA Finals in China.

Posted by Staff @ 8:11 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 30th, 2019

Svitolina Tops Halep At WTA Finals Shenzhen; Andreescu Retires

Bianca Andreescu finishes 2019 on a 3-match losing streak and with a bad left knee.

Posted by Staff @ 7:27 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 29th, 2019

Osaka Withdraws From WTA Finals Shenzhen; Kvitova, Barty Fall

A right shoulder injury did in Naomi Osaka at the WTA Finals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:58 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

October 28th, 2019

Halep Hangs On To Beat Andreescu At WTA Shenzhen Finals; Osaka v Barty Tues.

Simona Halep took the first meeting with Bianca Andreescu.

Posted by Staff @ 7:17 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

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.

Posted by Staff @ 9:05 pm in WTA Championships | No Comments »

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, […]

Posted by Staff @ 8:34 pm in beijing | No Comments »

September 22nd, 2019

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

The stars assemble in Wuhan.

Posted by Staff @ 7:46 pm in Asia, Wuhan | No Comments »

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 | No Comments »

August 28th, 2019

Osaka Successfully Begins US Open Title Defense, Coco Mania Continues; Williams Sisters Return

Naomi Osaka got back on track Tuesday at the US Open. Or did she?

Posted by Staff @ 12:24 am in US Open | No Comments »

August 15th, 2019

Keys Edges Halep In Cincinnati Thriller; Barty, Osaka, Pliskova Battle For No. 1

Three women in Cincinnati are bidding for the No. 1 seed at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:19 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Keys Edges Halep In Cincinnati Thriller; Barty, Osaka, Pliskova Battle For No. 1

August 14th, 2019

Barty Blasts Sharapova At Cincinnati; Halep, Stephens Survive

The Top 4 seeds made it through to the third round at Cincinnati.

Posted by Staff @ 11:35 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Barty Blasts Sharapova At Cincinnati; Halep, Stephens Survive

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.

Posted by Staff @ 1:42 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Venus Beats Defending Champ Bertens, Serena Withdraws At Cincinnati; Barty-Sharapova Wed.

August 10th, 2019

Serena Slams Osaka, Halep Retires; Andreescu Keeps Winning In Toronto

Serena gets her revenge, more to come Saturday?

Posted by Staff @ 12:16 am in Canadian Open, Toronto | 2 Comments »

August 8th, 2019

Serena, Osaka Advance To Friday Showdown In Toronto; Andreescu To Face Pliskova

Serena and Osaka meet again Friday night in Toronto.

Posted by Staff @ 11:51 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | 3 Comments »