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June 1st, 2021

Barty Battles Hip, Pera For French Open Win, Kvitova Withdraws; Serena Returns Wed.

Petra Kvitova suffers a freak accident during press forcing her out of the event. And Ash Barty is nursing a bad hip.

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May 30th, 2021

Osaka, Azarenka, Kvitova Advance At French Open, Kerber Out; Serena Stars In First Night Session

History will be made Monday night in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 8:52 pm in French Open | Comments Off on Osaka, Azarenka, Kvitova Advance At French Open, Kerber Out; Serena Stars In First Night Session

May 30th, 2021

French Open Begins With Osaka, Thiem, Tsitsipas, Zverev Headlining Play

The biggest clay event in the world starts Sunday in Paris.

Posted by Staff @ 12:07 am in French Open | 3 Comments »

May 2nd, 2021

Osaka Ousted By Muchova At Madrid Masters, Azarenka Withdraws; Barty v Swiatek Mon.

A big showdown in Madrid takes place on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 5:52 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Osaka Ousted By Muchova At Madrid Masters, Azarenka Withdraws; Barty v Swiatek Mon.

May 1st, 2021

Kvitova Tops Kerber In Madrid, Barty Sets Meeting With Swiatek

The last two French Open champions will meet on Monday.

Posted by Staff @ 7:52 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Kvitova Tops Kerber In Madrid, Barty Sets Meeting With Swiatek

April 30th, 2021

Pliskova Puts Away Gauff In 3; Osaka, Halep Advance In Madrid

The second round at Madrid gets underway Saturday with Petra Kvitova taking on Angelique Kerber.

Posted by Staff @ 5:34 pm in Madrid | Comments Off on Pliskova Puts Away Gauff In 3; Osaka, Halep Advance In Madrid

March 30th, 2021

Andreescu Holds Off Muguruza In Miami; Osaka Cruises, Barty Tops Azarenka, Meets Sabalenka

The Elite Eight begins Tuesday in Miami.

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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.

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March 28th, 2021

Shoulder Forces Halep Out Of Miami; Barty, Azarenka Move On

Karolina Pliskova has lost to Jessica Pegula in her last 2 events, will be it a 3rd today?

Posted by Staff @ 9:45 am in Miami | Comments Off on Shoulder Forces Halep Out Of Miami; Barty, Azarenka Move On

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

March 22nd, 2021

Barty Returns In Loaded Miami WTA Draw; Osaka, Halep, Kenin Among Top 6 In Draw

19 of the Top 20 women are in Miami this week.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 10:03 pm in Miami | Comments Off on Barty Returns In Loaded Miami WTA Draw; Osaka, Halep, Kenin Among Top 6 In Draw

March 5th, 2021

Kvitova To Meet Muguruza In Doha Final; Azarenka Withdraws

It’s a rematch of the 2018 Doha final.

Posted by Staff @ 11:37 pm in Doha | Comments Off on Kvitova To Meet Muguruza In Doha Final; Azarenka Withdraws

March 5th, 2021

Azarenka, Muguruza To Meet On Doha SFs; Pliskova Slump Continues

Garbine Muguruza and Victoria Azarenka have split four career meetings.

Posted by Staff @ 12:44 am in Doha | Comments Off on Azarenka, Muguruza To Meet On Doha SFs; Pliskova Slump Continues

March 4th, 2021

Muguruza Outlasts Sabalenka In Doha; Azarenka v Svitolina Thurs.

Aryna Sabalenka suffered her first loss in Doha on Wednesday.

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March 1st, 2021

After Withdrawals, Kvitova, Pliskova, Brady Lead Doha Field

Four of the Top 10 are in WTA Doha.

Posted by Staff @ 1:06 am in Doha | Comments Off on After Withdrawals, Kvitova, Pliskova, Brady Lead Doha Field