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October 25th, 2020

Sabalenka Secures Ostrava Title Over Ailing Azarenka

The first all-Belarussian WTA final took place in Ostrava Sunday.

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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 27th, 2020

Gauff Sends Konta Home, Halep, Azarenka Advance; Serena Headlines French Open Monday

Simona Halep made her 29th birthday a special one at the French Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:31 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Gauff Sends Konta Home, Halep, Azarenka Advance; Serena Headlines French Open Monday

September 26th, 2020

Murray v Wawrinka, Konta v Gauff Headline Opening Day At French Open

Simona Halep opens play Sunday at the French Open..

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September 19th, 2020

Muguruza Too Strong For Azarenka, Battles Halep In Rome SFs

Three of the four Rome semifinalists have made the French Open final.

Posted by Staff @ 8:31 pm in Rome | Comments Off on Muguruza Too Strong For Azarenka, Battles Halep In Rome SFs

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 12th, 2020

Osaka Rallies Past Azarenka For Second US Open Title

At just 22, Naomi Osaka wins her third career Grand Slam.

Posted by Staff @ 10:34 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Osaka Rallies Past Azarenka For Second US Open Title

September 11th, 2020

Azarenka Rallies To Deny Serena At US Open, Will Face Osaka For Title

It’s a rematch of the Cincinnati-New York final, this time it’s going to happen

Posted by Staff @ 1:16 am in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 10th, 2020

Serena Goes 3 Again, Reaches 11th Straight US Open SF, Hot Azarenka Next; Osaka v Brady SF

The women’s semifinals features two moms and three former No. 1s.

Posted by Staff @ 12:30 am in US Open | 3 Comments »

September 8th, 2020

Osaka, Brady Advance To US Open SFs; Serena Leads Moms Wed.

One women’s semifinal is set.

Posted by Staff @ 11:52 pm in US Open | 3 Comments »

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 3rd, 2020

Serena, Kenin, Stephens Race Into US Open 3R; Osaka, Kvitova Friday

Serena stays alive at the US Open, but Sloane Stephens is next.

Posted by Staff @ 11:29 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Serena, Kenin, Stephens Race Into US Open 3R; Osaka, Kvitova Friday

September 2nd, 2020

Osaka Strong, Pliskova Out at US Open; Serena Returns

Naomi Osaka looks like the woman to beat at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 11:31 pm in US Open | Comments Off on Osaka Strong, Pliskova Out at US Open; Serena Returns