lunes, 23 de julio de 2018
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.
The 2018 US Open will offer yet another rise in compensation with a $53 million dollar total prize purse, while Grammy Award-winning singer Kelly Clarkson will headline the opening ceremony.
NEW YORK, NY, USA
The USTA today announced that the prize money for the 2018 US Open will be at a record high of $53 million, maintaining the US Open as the richest purse in tennis history.
Prize money at the US Open has increased by 57% since 2013. 2018 marks the 45th Anniversary of equal prize money which was the first tournament to offer equal prize money to men and women competitors in 1973.
lunes, 16 de julio de 2018
domingo, 15 de julio de 2018
sábado, 14 de julio de 2018
LONDON, Great Britain
Angelique Kerber moved within one major title of a Career Grand Slam on Saturday, defeating 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, 6-3, 6-3, to win her first Wimbledon title.
viernes, 13 de julio de 2018
jueves, 12 de julio de 2018
LONDON, Great Britain
Serena Williams made it into her 10th Wimbledon final on Thursday, ending Julia Goerges' breakout major run, 6-2, 6-4 at the All England Club.
"I thought she played really well," Serena said in her post-match press conference. "I had to bring my A game. I've never seen her play this well, and I've seen her play a lot.