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October 4th, 2020

Halep Hammered In Stunning French Open Loss To Swiatek; New Women’s Champion Assured

Who will be the new French Open women’s champion on Saturday?

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October 1st, 2020

Ostapenko Ousts Pliskova At French Open; Halep v Anismova Fri.

Pliskovas went 0-2 against former French Open champions on Thursday in Paris.

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September 30th, 2020

Halep, Svitolina Wednesday Winners At French Open; Serena, Azarenka Out

Three big names – Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka and Coco Gauff – all exited the French Open singles on Wednesday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:25 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Halep, Svitolina Wednesday Winners At French Open; Serena, Azarenka Out

September 29th, 2020

Pliskova, Kenin Claim 3-Set Wins At French Open; Serena, Halep in 2R Play Wed.

Second round begins Wednesday at the French Open with Serena Williams, Simona Halep, Victoria Azarenka and Elina Svitolina.

Posted by Staff @ 8:29 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Pliskova, Kenin Claim 3-Set Wins At French Open; Serena, Halep in 2R Play Wed.

September 17th, 2020

Muguruza Overcomes Gauff In Rome, Azarenka Bakes Bagels

In a battle of Australian Open champions, Sofia Kenin couldn’t win a game.

Posted by Staff @ 11:04 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Muguruza Overcomes Gauff In Rome, Azarenka Bakes Bagels

September 16th, 2020

Azarenka Beats Another Williams, Halep Wins In Rome; Muguruza v Coco Thurs.

Coco Gauff is playing her first tour-level clay event this week.

Posted by Staff @ 11:48 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Azarenka Beats Another Williams, Halep Wins In Rome; Muguruza v Coco Thurs.

September 7th, 2020

Serena Survives Sakkari Challenge, Wins 100th Match On Ashe; US Open QFs Begin

Serena Williams gained revenge on Maria Sakkari.

Posted by Staff @ 11:12 pm in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 5th, 2020

Serena Rallies To Best Sloane At US Open; Kerber Bids To Stop Brady

Serena Williams slapped around Sloane Stephens today at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 10:16 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Serena Rallies To Best Sloane At US Open; Kerber Bids To Stop Brady

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

August 24th, 2020

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

Serena Wiliams opens play Monday!

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August 23rd, 2020

Venus, Coco Gauff Upset In Cincinnati Openers; Tops Seeds Sunday

The youngest and the oldest in the Cincinnati women’s field both lost Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 1:35 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Venus, Coco Gauff Upset In Cincinnati Openers; Tops Seeds Sunday

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

March 8th, 2020

Kenin Claims Lyon Over Friedsam For Fifth Career Title

Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin improved to 5-1 in finals.

Posted by Staff @ 8:39 pm in 2020 Season | Comments Off on Kenin Claims Lyon Over Friedsam For Fifth Career Title

March 1st, 2020

Kenin Top Seed In Maiden French-Filled Lyon WTA Tournament

WTA Lyon debuts this week.

Posted by Staff @ 7:39 pm in 2020 Season | Comments Off on Kenin Top Seed In Maiden French-Filled Lyon WTA Tournament

February 23rd, 2020

No. 1 Barty, Four Former Champions Featured In Doha; Halep Withdraws

Six of the Top 10 are in Doha.

Posted by Staff @ 5:15 pm in Doha | Comments Off on No. 1 Barty, Four Former Champions Featured In Doha; Halep Withdraws