17-year-old lucky loser Olga Danilovic of Serbia pulled off a historic win on Sunday, defeating fellow 17-year-old Anastasia Potapova, a wild card from Russia, to claim her maiden WTA title at the Moscow River Cup, 7-5, 6-7(1), 6-4
lunes, 30 de julio de 2018
sábado, 28 de julio de 2018
17-year-old wild card Anastasia Potapova thrilled her compatriot crowd at the Moscow River Cup as she advanced to her first WTA final on Saturday, coming back from a set down to defeat Slovenia's Tamara Zidansek, 3-6, 6-4, 5-2, ret.
viernes, 27 de julio de 2018
Some players are on tennis fans' radar way before they become full-time WTA players, while others sneak up on the Top 100 almost unnoticed.
Tamara Zidansek is one of the latter: when she broke that barrier at the start of June with a title run at the WTA 125 in Bol, the quietly confident Slovenian had still only played in one WTA main draw.
jueves, 26 de julio de 2018
miércoles, 25 de julio de 2018
Potapova, ranked No.204 in the world, took on the big-serving Kristyna Pliskova - who sits over 100 ranking spots higher. The Russian youngster was undaunted, playing fearless tennis to notch the win in straight sets, 6-4, 6-4, in just over an hour and a half.
Julia Goerges overcame a late fightback to knock out Russia's Natalia Vikhlyantseva, 6-2, 7-6(2) to reach her seventh WTA quarterfinal of 2018 at the Moscow River Cup.
martes, 24 de julio de 2018
NEW HAVEN, CT, USA
World No.1 and reigning Roland Garros champion Simona Halep has been awarded a wild card into the 2018 Connecticut Open, the tournament announced today. The tournament’s player field now features four of the Top 10 players in the
lunes, 23 de julio de 2018
Porsche Brand Ambassador Angelique Kerber poses with the Wimbledon winner´s trophy and the Porsche 356 "No 1" Roadster Show Car at the Porsche Museum
July 2018. Stuttgart. Germany 🇩🇪
The brand-new pairing won the doubles in Gstaad and attribute some of their success to their college background
They may have never played together before - but Alexa Guarachi and Desirae Krawczyk won the doubles competition in style at the Ladies' Championship Gstaad, beating Spain's Lara Arruabarrena and Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky in the final, 4-6, 6-4, 10-6.
TOTAL FINANCIAL COMMITMENT:
DATE: Jul 23 Jul 29, 2018
SINGLES DRAW SIZE: 32
DOUBLES DRAW SIZE: 16
domingo, 22 de julio de 2018
GSTAAD, Switzerland. Alizé Cornet of France needed to survive a spirited effort from first-time finalist Mandy Minella of Luxembourg to win the final of the Ladies' Championship Gstaad, 6-4, 7-6(6), for her sixth career singles title.
sábado, 21 de julio de 2018
Martina Hingis married Harry Leemann in a beautiful ceremony in Switzerland, she announced on social media today.
WTA legend Martina Hingis announced her wedding to former sports physician Harry Leemann on Saturday.
The ceremony took place in Bad Ragaz, a popular resort destination in Switzerland, in front of 140 guests.
“Sending greetings from our wedding from Grand Resort Bad Ragaz,” Hingis said in an Instagram post. “Grateful to have our family and friends join us on this wonderful day!”
Luxembourg's Mandy Minella reached the first WTA singles final of her career at the Ladies' Championship Gstaad on Saturday, rallying from a set down to defeat Czech Marketa Vondrousova, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2.
viernes, 20 de julio de 2018
Eugenie Bouchard will contest her first semifinal in 18 months at the Ladies' Championship Gstaad on Saturday after rolling through her quarterfinal match against Veronika Kudermetova, 7-5, 6-0.
miércoles, 18 de julio de 2018
Claro Open Colsanitias champion Anna Karolina Schmiedlova ended Day 2 action at the BRD Bucharest Open with a 4-6, 7-6(4), 7-5 upset over No.6 seed Ana Bogdan.