French Open Day 5 Recap: Barty Withdraws, Swiatek Dominant

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Add Ashleigh Barty to the growing list of injured players. Today the World #1 and top seed withdrew from the French Open citing a hip injury.  It was obvious discomfort, as Barty’s movement was hampered and her serve lacked its usual power. The Aussie’s high expectations for another Slam title has now created opportunity for […] READ MORE


French Open Day 4 Women’s Recap: Serena Moves On, Bencic Falls

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Conspicuously absent from the Day 4 schedule schedule at the French Open was second seed Naomi Osaka. The controversy continues about media responsibilities and mandatory press obligations. Perhaps the best outcome is a candid conversation about mental health. Venus Williams suffered another first-round loss–this time on the doubles court. Playing alongside Coco Gauff, the pair […] READ MORE