Category: WTA

Simona Halep’s Revenge Materializes In Cincinnati

Staff- 19/08/2017

After three previous painful losses to Johanna Konta, the Romanian finally prevails over her nemesis to reach the Western & Southern Open semifinals for the ...

Garbine Muguruza Survives Another Titanic Three-Set Battle

Staff- 19/08/2017

The 2017 Wimbledon champion overcame the challenge from an inspired Svetlana Kuznetsova in one of the best women’s matches of the tournament. [cmg class="" src="http://www2.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/Garbine+Muguruza+Western+Southern+Open+Day+wX1A239h3tjl.jpg" ...

Svetlana Kuznetsova beats Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter finals in Cincinnati

sampaolo- 17/08/2017

Number 8 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova beat Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4 6-2 to reach the quarter finals at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.  During ...

Simona Halep Edges Into Cincinnati Quarters

Adam Addicott- 17/08/2017

Simona Halep (zimbio.com) Simona Halep’s no.1 goal is still within sight after she dismissed Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova 6-4, 6-3, in the third round of the ...

So Near, Yet So Far For Angelique Kerber In Cincinnati

Staff- 17/08/2017

Angelique Kerber (zimbio.com) By Giovanni Vianello Once again, Angelique Kerber is left pondering what could have been after she crashed out to Ekaterina Makarova 6-4, ...

Ashleigh Barty upsets Venus Williams in Cincinnati

sampaolo- 16/08/2017

Ashleigh Barty from Australia edged past this year’s Wimbledon finalist Venus Williams 6-3 2-6 6-2 at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati. Barty got ...

St Petersburg Confirms Bid To Host The WTA Finals

Adam Addicott- 16/08/2017

Russia has expressed interest in hosting the WTA Finals after Singapore, according to the director of the WTA St Petersburg Ladies Open. Natalia Kamelzon said ...

Sloane Stephens, Garbiñe Muguruza get primetime wins in Cincinnati

Cody Fitzpatrick- 16/08/2017

Sloane Stephens and Garbiñe Muguruza both recorded straight-set wins in the Cincinnati Masters Tuesday night, advancing to the second and third rounds respectively.   Stephens defeated ...

Dominika Cibulkova digs deep to beat Ana Konjuh in Cincinnati

sampaolo- 15/08/2017

Last year’s WTA Finals champion and world number 11 Dominika Cibulkova came back from one set down to battle past Ana Konjuh 5-7 7-5 6-2 ...

Karolina Pliskova Remains Undeterred As The Five-Way Race For No.1 Begins

Adam Addicott- 15/08/2017

Karolina Pliskova (zimbio.com) This week’s Western and Southern Open will be a stern test for top seed Karolina Pliskova with a total of five players ...

Elina Svitolina fends off Caroline Wozniacki for fifth title of 2017 at Rogers Cup in Toronto

Thomas Cluck- 13/08/2017

Fifth seed Elina Svitolina has continued her career-best 2017 season, claiming her fifth title at the Rogers Cup in Toronto with a 6-4, 6-0 win ...

Maria Sharapova Faces US Open uncertainty After Sixth Withdrawal Of The Season

Adam Addicott- 13/08/2017

Maria Sharapova (zimbio.com) Maria Sharapova’s preparation for the upcoming US Open has suffered another setback after she withdraw from the Western and Southern Open in ...

Sloane Stephens Books Wozniacki Showdown In Toronto

ubiadmin- 12/08/2017

/Sloane Stephens (zimbio.com) By Giovanni Vianello Sloane Stephens saved three match points before defeating Lucie Safarova 6-2, 1-6, 7-5, to reach the semifinals of the ...

Caroline Wozniacki Reflects On Her Time As World No.1 In Toronto

Adam Addicott- 11/08/2017

Caroline Wozniacki (zimbio.com) Heading into the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup, there is one similarity between Caroline Wozniacki and Karolina Pliskova. They both know what ...

Simona Halep Destroys Strycova To Reach Last Eight

Tony Fairbairn- 10/08/2017

Simona Halep (zimbio) By Giovanni Vianello Simona Halep knocks out Barbora Strycova 6-1 6-0 and gains a spot in the Toronto Quarter-Finals against Caroline Garcia. Simona Halep ...

Venus Williams Leads The Charge In Toronto

ubiadmin- 09/08/2017

Venus Williams (zimbio.com) By Giovanni Vianello Venus Williams clinched a hard-fought 7-5, 7-5, victory against Katerina Siniakova in the second round of the Rogers Cup ...

Karolina Pliskova Wins First Match As World No.1 In Toronto

Adam Addicott- 09/08/2017

Karolina Pliskova (zimbio.com) Top seed Karolina Pliskova overcame some rusty service games to brush aside Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-3, 6-3, in the second round of the ...

Eugenie Bouchard Loses To Donna Vekic In Front Of Canadian Crowd

Tony Fairbairn- 08/08/2017

Eugenie Bouchard (zimbio) Eugenie Bouchard is out of the Rogers Cup after losing to Donna Vekic 6-3 6-4 in front of her own Canadian crowd. ...

Seeds Mladenovic And Ostapenko Crash Out Of Toronto

Adam Addicott- 07/08/2017

Kristina Mladenovic (zimbio.com) The first day of the Rogers Cup has seen a duo of seeded players crash out in the first round of the ...

REPORT: Sara Errani Fails Drugs Test

Adam Addicott- 07/08/2017

Italian media have reported that former French Open finalist  Sara Errani has tested positive for the banned substance Anastrozole. The news of the failed test ...