lunes, 23 de julio de 2018

Ranking WTA 23 July 2018, #Simonahalep number one

The brand-new pairing won the doubles in Gstaad and attribute some of their success to their college background

GSTAAD, Switzerland
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.

Moscow river cup 2018, 23-29 July, tournament info

LEVEL: International

CITY: MOSCOW
COUNTRY: RUSSIA

TOTAL FINANCIAL COMMITMENT: 

$750,000
DATE: Jul 23 Jul 29, 2018
SURFACE: Clay

SINGLES DRAW SIZE: 32

DOUBLES DRAW SIZE: 16

domingo, 22 de julio de 2018

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!”

Mandy minella advances to final in Gstaad 2018

GSTAAD, Switzerland 
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 into semis in Gstaad 2018

GSTAAD, Switzerland
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.

Karolina Pliskova is married! 👍👍

The Czech superstar tied the knot with Michal Hrdlicka, surprising many in the tennis community. The couple’s engagement has been known about for a long time now (news broke last August), but not many knew the wedding would happen so soon. 



miércoles, 18 de julio de 2018

Anna karolina schmiedlova advances in Bucharest

BUCHAREST, Romania
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.

Camila Giorgi blog. The original pic

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.


jueves, 12 de julio de 2018

Serena williams advances to final of the Wimbledon 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.