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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 | No Comments »

August 28th, 2020

Osaka Reaches Cincinnati Title Match, Faces Former Champion Azarenka

Former No. 1 Naomi Osaka and Victoria Azarenka collide for the Cincinnati title.

Posted by Staff @ 10:26 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Osaka Reaches Cincinnati Title Match, Faces Former Champion Azarenka

August 26th, 2020

Osaka Announces She Won’t Play Semifinals; No Tennis Thursday In NYC

Tennis will not be played Thursday in New York.

Posted by Staff @ 11:13 pm in Cincinnati | 12 Comments »

August 26th, 2020

Serena Sacked By Sakkari; Osaka, Azarenka Advance To QFs

Serena Williams suffered another tough loss.

Posted by Staff @ 12:08 am in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Serena Sacked By Sakkari; Osaka, Azarenka Advance To QFs

August 24th, 2020

Serena Survives Rus Scare; Osaka, Azarenka Advance; Keys Owned

The three highest remaining seeds needed three sets Monday at the Western and Southern.

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 pm in Cincinnati | Comments Off on Serena Survives Rus Scare; Osaka, Azarenka Advance; Keys Owned

August 22nd, 2020

Former Cincinnati Champions Murray, Cilic Headline Men’s Return; Coco, Venus On WTA Marquee

With the weight of both tours, tennis reopens on Saturday.

Posted by Staff @ 9:34 am in Cincinnati | 2 Comments »

August 9th, 2020

Serena Leads Strong WTA Lexington Field, Could Meet Venus In 2R

Serena Williams returns to tennis this week in Kentucky.

Posted by Staff @ 6:15 pm in Summer Swing | 1 Comment »

March 7th, 2020

Former Champion Simona Halep Withdraws From Indian Wells Due To Foot

Three former No. 1s have withdrawn from Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 11:52 am in Indian Wells | Comments Off on Former Champion Simona Halep Withdraws From Indian Wells Due To Foot

August 24th, 2019

Serena Draws Sharapova At US Open; Barty Back To No. 1?

It’s a crazy women’s draw at the US Open.

Posted by Staff @ 9:40 pm in US Open | 6 Comments »

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 6th, 2019

Barty, Venus Fall In Toronto, Andreescu Overcomes Bouchard; Halep To Open Title Defense

Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys have all lost their last 3 matches.

Posted by Staff @ 11:48 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | Comments Off on Barty, Venus Fall In Toronto, Andreescu Overcomes Bouchard; Halep To Open Title Defense

August 4th, 2019

Serena, Halep, Barty Lead 9 Of Top 10 In Toronto Masters

3-time champion Serena Williams returns to the Canadian Open for first time since 2015.

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 pm in Canadian Open, Toronto | Comments Off on Serena, Halep, Barty Lead 9 Of Top 10 In Toronto Masters

July 28th, 2019

Svitolina Seeks First Title Of Year In San Jose; Venus, Anisimona In Field; Vandeweghe Makes Return

Mihaela Buzarnescu and Victoria Azarenka are the lone former champions in San Jose.

Posted by Staff @ 11:32 pm in San Jose | Comments Off on Svitolina Seeks First Title Of Year In San Jose; Venus, Anisimona In Field; Vandeweghe Makes Return

July 5th, 2019

Gauff Saves Match Points In Thrilling Win Over Hercog, Halep Next At Wimbledon; Serena, Konta-Stephens Sat.

Coco Gauff continues to be the story in tennis.

Posted by Staff @ 7:07 pm in Wimbledon | 1 Comment »

July 4th, 2019

Serena Survives Tussle With Teen at Wimbledon, Kerber Upset; Gauff Gets Center Friday

Defending champion Angelique Kerber collapsed from a set up today at Wimbledon.

Posted by Staff @ 2:17 pm in Wimbledon | Comments Off on Serena Survives Tussle With Teen at Wimbledon, Kerber Upset; Gauff Gets Center Friday