US Open Day 5 – Women’s Match Of The Day

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The 2021 edition of the US Open continues to offer up brilliant tennis in bunches. Day five of the women’s draw is no exception, in fact it’s probably the best day of tennis so far. Friday’s action features seven Grand Slam champions as well as some of the hottest players on the tour this year. […] READ MORE


The Greatest US Open Female Players of the Open Era

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There have been an incredible number of great champions at the US Open. But, just as in the men’s game, only a handful of women in the Open Era have been able to dominate the event and win multiple titles in the trying New York conditions. Here’s a look at these champions in greater detail: […] READ MORE


All-Star Players Set To Miss The US Open

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Father time is no joke ,and plenty of tennis stars are starting to feel the effects. The likes of Roger Federer, Serena Williams, and Venus Williams are feeling the effects of aging. They are now playing less and have missed a lot of tennis thus far due to tennis. Sadly, they will not be a […] READ MORE




Venus Williams the Latest Star to Withdraw from the US Open

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It increasingly feels like this North American summer is the trial run for a new era. The US Open lost Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to knee and  injuries respectively, before Serena Williams announced that she had not recovered sufficiently from her hamstring problem to compete in New York. That was followed by Venus Williams […] READ MORE



A Brief History of Modern Olympic Women’s Tennis

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Ahead of the Olympic Tennis Finals this weekend, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, takes a look back at the history of the Women’s Singles in modern Olympic Tennis. Seoul 1988: Steffi Graf (Germany) beat Gabriela Sabatini (Argentina) 6–3 6–3 Modern Olympic tennis began with something of a bang in 1988 when Steffi Graf won […] READ MORE


The Five Finest Wimbledon Women’s Finals Ever

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Ahead of the 2021 Final, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, looks back at the finest Wimbledon Women’s Singles finals ever. Ash Barty and Karolina Plíšková will fight for the women’s final, but they will have lots of work to match these classics. In ascending order, here are the five finest Wimbledon Women’s Singles finals […] READ MORE


Aryna Sabalenka vs Karolina Pliskova: Is this Sabalenka’s Time?

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Just four women remain, and the excitement is palpable as the 2021 Wimbledon Championships nears its conclusion. The second of the two semifinals on Thursday will feature a power-hitting battle between two ferocious ball-strikers on the WTA. Aryna Sabalenka Tackles Karolina Pliskova A straight shootout between two of the WTA’s most powerful hitters will determine […] READ MORE