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January 17th, 2022

Osaka, Barty Advance While Gauff Upset At Australian Open; Raducanu v Stephens Tues

Ash Barty nearly scored a double bagel in her Australian opener.

Posted by Staff @ 1:43 pm in Australian Open | No Comments »

January 9th, 2022

Barty Withdraws From Sydney; Muguruza, Krejcikova, Raducanu Lead Field

Emma Raducanu is back on a big stage.

Posted by Staff @ 7:18 pm in Sydney | No Comments »

January 6th, 2022

Barty To Meet Former Australian Open Champion Kenin In Adelaide QFs

Grand Slam winners face-off in two quarterfinals Friday in Adelaide.

Posted by Staff @ 4:31 pm in Australian Summer Series | No Comments »

January 2nd, 2022

Barty, Sabalenka, 5 Of Top 10 Lead Strong WTA Adelaide Field

A loaded Adelaide event opens 2022 on the women’s tour.

Posted by Staff @ 11:27 pm in Australian Summer Series | No Comments »

June 30th, 2021

Sabalenka, Swiatek Advance At Wimbledon As More Seeds Fall; Gauff Gets Top Billing

Half of the Top 10 women’s seeds are already out of Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 6:23 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Sabalenka, Swiatek Advance At Wimbledon As More Seeds Fall; Gauff Gets Top Billing

June 7th, 2021

Swiatek, Gauff Advance To French Open QFs, Kenin Upset; QFs Begin

There will be at least 3 new Grand Slam semifinalists on the women’s tour after Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:48 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Swiatek, Gauff Advance To French Open QFs, Kenin Upset; QFs Begin

June 5th, 2021

Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Plus Serena Star As Week 2 Of French Begins

After one week at the French Open, the four biggest names in tennis are still standing.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:53 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Big 3 Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Plus Serena Star As Week 2 Of French Begins

June 5th, 2021

Swiatek, Kenin Rally, Svitolina Upset At French Open; Serena Headlines Round 4

Just 16 women remain at the French Open, and only 3 of them are Top 10 seeds.

Posted by Staff @ 7:54 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Swiatek, Kenin Rally, Svitolina Upset At French Open; Serena Headlines Round 4

June 4th, 2021

Serena Gets By Collins At French Open; Swiatek, Coco v Brady Sat.

Another top seed fell Friday in the French Open women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 11:01 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Serena Gets By Collins At French Open; Swiatek, Coco v Brady Sat.

June 3rd, 2021

Barty, Bows Out Of French Open, Pliskova Upset; Serena v Collins Fri.

The Top 2 women’s seeds failed to make the third round at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 6:06 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Barty, Bows Out Of French Open, Pliskova Upset; Serena v Collins Fri.

May 31st, 2021

Osaka Withdraws, Muguruza Upset At French Open; Serena, Swiatek Survive Tough Tests

There is no better story Tuesday in Paris than the return of Carla Suarez Navarro.

Posted by Staff @ 7:12 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Osaka Withdraws, Muguruza Upset At French Open; Serena, Swiatek Survive Tough Tests

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 | Comments Off on Serena, Halep, Osaka, Kenin All Exit Rome Masters; Americans Gauff, Pegula Surprise

May 10th, 2021

Sofia Kenin Discusses Removing Her Father From Coaching Team

Sofia Kenin is not disclosing any information on her coaching search.

Posted by Staff @ 2:54 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Sofia Kenin Discusses Removing Her Father From Coaching Team

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.

Posted by Staff @ 9:55 am in Miami | Comments Off on Pliskova, Kenin Out Of Miami; Barty v Azarenka, Muguruza v Andreescu Monday

March 27th, 2021

Osaka Ups Win Streak To 22; Azarenka v Kerber Sat. In Miami

The third round opens Saturday in the Miami women’s draw.

Posted by Staff @ 10:18 am in Miami | Comments Off on Osaka Ups Win Streak To 22; Azarenka v Kerber Sat. In Miami