WTA Tour

Powerful Pliskova Plows Into Dubai Quarterfinals

DUBAI, February 19, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Second seed Karolina Pliskova needed just 67 minutes to reach the quarterfinal round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships as she dropped just three games against No. 39 Kristina Mladenovic en route […]

Pavlyuchenkova Knocks Out Bencic In Dubai

DUBAI, February 18, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) For the first 25 minutes of Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova’s first-round match at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships against defending champion Belinda Bencic, nothing could go right for the 28-year-old Russian. She lost the […]

Young Tennis Stars Meet WTA Player At Emirates Coaching Clinic

DUBAI, February 18, 2020 (Press Release) Tennis Emirates hosted over 50 young tennis players from affiliated tennis academies across the UAE during their Coaching Clinic on the second day of the WTA week at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. […]

Clijsters Shows Plenty Of Court And Spark In Her Second Tennis Comeback

DUBAI, February 18, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Although the final score showed Garbiñe Muguruza defeated Kim Clijsters 6-2, 7-6 (6) in their first-round matchup at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Monday evening, if one didn’t know, it never would have […]

Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships Main Draw Revised

WASHINGTON, February 16, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) With the withdrawal of World No. 8 Kiki Bertens from the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships announced Sunday afternoon, the WTA Premier tournament’s main draw has been revised. Main draw play begins Monday. […]

Garbine Muguruza Visits Dubai Duty Free

DUBAI, February 16, 2020 (Press Release) Spanish tennis player, Garbine Muguruza treated herself ahead of her first match at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships with a quick shopping spree at the Dubai Duty Free shop in Terminal 3, Concourse […]