Category: WTA

Carina Witthöft Wins In Luxemburg As Runner-Up Puig Pays Tribute

Adam Addicott- 21/10/2017

Carina Witthoeft (zimbio.com) Germany’s Carina Witthöft overcame a second set wobble to defeat Monica Puig 6-3, 7-5, in the final of the Luxembourg Open. The ...

Julia Goerges beats Daria Kasatkina to win her third career title in Moscow

sampaolo- 21/10/2017

Julia Goerges cruised past Daria Kasatkina 6-1 6-2 to win the final of the WTA Kremlin Cup in Moscow. The German player saved three break ...

Daria Kasatkina to face Julia Goerges in Moscow final

sampaolo- 20/10/2017

Daria Kasatkina beat Irina Camelia Begu 6-2 6-3 in the semifinal of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow to take her fourth win in five head-to-head ...

Elise Mertns and Monica Puig reach the semifinal in Luxembourg

sampaolo- 20/10/2017

Elise Mertens came back from one break down to beat Heather Watson 6-4 6-4 iin less than one hour and a half n the quarter ...

Natalya Vikhlyantseva battles past Alizé Cornet in Moscow

sampaolo- 20/10/2017

Russian 20-year-old rising star Natalya Vikhlyantseva fought back from one set down to beat Alizé Cornet 4-6 7-5 6-3 in a match with long games ...

Daria Kasatkina beats Aliaksandra Sasnovich to reach the semifinal at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow

sampaolo- 19/10/2017

Russia’s Daria Kasatkina beat Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-4 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow. Kasatkina went up a double break ro ...

Lesla Tsurenko sees off Coco Vandeweghe to reach the quarter final at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow

sampaolo- 18/10/2017

Lesla Tsurenko saw off this year’s US Open semifinalist Coco Vandeweghe 7-5 1-6 6-2 at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow to reach the quarter final at this ...

Daria Kasatkina stuns Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova in Moscow Kremlin Cup

sampaolo- 17/10/2017

Daria Kasatkina upset 2014 Kremlin Cup champion and Hong Kong winner Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova 76 (7-2) 6-1 in straight sets in Moscow. Kasatkina drew first blood ...

Magdalena Rybarikova sees off Maria Sharapova in Moscow Kremlin Cup

sampaolo- 17/10/2017

This year’s Wimbledon semifinalist Magdalena Rybarikova edged past Maria Sharapova 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 in the first round of the VTB Kremlin Cup  in Moscow. Rybarikova scored her ...

Kristina Mladenovic Keen To Learn From Her Mistakes Following Losing Streak

Adam Addicott- 17/10/2017

Kristina Mladenovic (zimbio.com) As the top seed in the Kremlin Cup, some might expect Kristina Mladenovic to be gunning for a title. Instead, she is ...

Alizé Cornet sees off Ekaterina Makarova in the first round at the Moscow Kremlin Cup

sampaolo- 16/10/2017

Alizé Cornet saw off Ekaterina Makarova 6-3 6-3 in the first round of the VTB Kremlin Cup in Moscow. The French player dropped serve three ...

16 Months And Three Knee Surgeries Later, Margarita Gasparyan Returns

Adam Addicott- 16/10/2017

Margarita Gasparyan (zimbio.com) After fearing her career was over and going through a trio of surgeries, former Russian rising star Margarita Gasparyan is finally back ...

Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova battles past Daria Gavrilova after rain-delayed final in Hong Kong

sampaolo- 15/10/2017

World Number 21 and number 6 seed Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova came back from one set down to battle past Daria Gavrilova 5-7 6-3 7-6 (7-3) in ...

Barbora Strycova Ends Six-Year Title Drought In Linz

Adam Addicott- 15/10/2017

Barbora Strycova (zimbio.com) Czech second seed Barbora Strycova has claimed her first tour title since 2011 after dismissing an injury-stricken Magdalena Rybarikova 6-4, 6-1, in ...

Maria Sharapova Claims First Title Since Returning From Ban In Tianjin

Adam Addicott- 15/10/2017

Maria Sharapova (zimbio.com) Maria Sharapova has ended her two-year wait for a title after defeating Aryna Sabalenka 7-5, 7-6(8), in the final of the Tianjin ...

Barbora Strykova sets up Linz final against Magdalena Rybarikova

sampaolo- 14/10/2017

Number 2 seed Barbora Strykova beat Romanian qualifier Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3 7-6 (7-3) to reach her seventh career final and her first title match in ...

Maria Sharapova reaches her first final in almost two and a half years

sampaolo- 14/10/2017

Maria Sharapova beat Shuai Peng 6-3 6-1 to take her 15th win of the season and qualified for her 59th career final but her first ...

Daria Gavrilova sets up Hong Kong final against Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova

sampaolo- 14/10/2017

Seventh-seeded Australian player Daria Gavrilova beat Jennifer Brady 6-0 7-5 to reach the final at the Hong Kong on Saturday. In the final twenty-three year-old ...

Mihaela Buzarnescu battles past Belinda Bencic to reach the semifinal in Linz

sampaolo- 14/10/2017

Mihaela Buzarnescu battled past Belinda Bencic 6-4 5-7 7-6 (7-4) to move into the semifinals of the Upper Austria Ladies Linz. Bencic fended off three ...

Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova and Daria Gavrilova are the favourites to win the Hong Kong title

sampaolo- 14/10/2017

Anastasya Pavlyuchenkova and Daria Gavrilova are the favourites to win the Hong Kong title after Elina Svitolina and Caroline Wozniacki pulled out from the tournament ...