Liudmila Samsonova: The in-form player on the WTA Tour

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Liudmila Samsonova is in the form of her life, winning 18 of her last 19 matches. She has collected three WTA titles along the way, in Washington, Cleveland and Tokyo, rising to a career high ranking of #23. The hard-hitting Russian capped off her sensational run in the Japanese capital last week, where she did […] READ MORE


17-year-old Linda Fruhvirtova Captures Maiden WTA Title in Chennai

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Linda Fruhvirtova, the 17-year-old Czech tennis sensation, stunned Poland’s No. 2 and the tournament’s No. 3 seed Magda Linette in the WTA Chennai final to lift her maiden Tour-level title under sweltering conditions. The match lasted two hours and 40 minutes. In a month where the sport lost two of its biggest icons (to retirement) […] READ MORE


Roger Federer caps off a Year of Major Tennis Retirements in 2022

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With the news that Roger Federer will be retiring after playing in the Laver Cup next week, the sporting world reflects on his legendary career. From the delightful one-handed backhand, to his 103 singles titles (including 20 famous grand slam wins), the Swiss superstar has provided us with many memories over his illustrious 24-year career. […] READ MORE



Serena Williams Loses in US Open Third Round, Retires from Tennis

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After losing to Ajla Tomljanovic in the third round at the US Open in three sets, Serena Williams announced her retirement from professional singles tennis. Serena Williams retirement Former World #1 Serena Williams will hang up her racket, at least in singles. The American, who began playing professional tennis aged just 14 will retire now […] READ MORE


Who Can Fill the Void Serena Williams Leaves Behind?

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When we watch the greatest athletes of all time achieve such high success on the biggest stages in the world, they seem immortal. Watching these athletes dominate the pinnacle of their respective sports is something that seems everlasting. Unfortunately, there is always an end to an all-time great’s career, and for Serena Williams, that time […] READ MORE


Serena Williams vs Ajla Tomljanovic Match Preview

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The eyes of the tennis world will once again be on Serena Williams and Arthur Ashe Stadium on Friday night as the six-time champion faces Australia‚Äôs Ajla Tomljanovic. Williams produced her performance in well over a year to defeat the second-seeded Anett Kontaveit 7-6 2-6 6-2 in the second round, much to the delight of […] READ MORE


Alize Cornet Peaking for the Slams in 2022

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Alize Cornet made her first professional steps on the tennis circuit in 2004, and 18 years later the Frenchwoman is still going strong. She’s been especially impressive at the Majors this year, currently owning an 11-3 win/loss record and finding herself in the third round of the US Open. At every single Grand Slam event […] READ MORE