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Teenagers Not Named Coco Gauff Gaining Attention At Citi Open, Too

WASHINGTON, August 1, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) With top seeds Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys each making early exits from the Citi Open – eliminated during Tuesday’s first round – and 15-year-old American teen sensation Coco Gauff’s singles run ended, […]

Wild Cards Announced For Rogers Cup Toronto

TORONTO, July 31, 2019 (Press Release) Tennis Canada announced on Wednesday the names of the players who have received the first Wild Cards into the 2019 Rogers Cup presented by National Bank in Toronto. Eugenie Bouchard (Montreal, QC) and Leylah […]

Halep Confirmed To Play Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open

WUHAN, July 30, 2019 (Press Release) The Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open is delighted to announce that Wimbledon Champion, Simona Halep, will be heading to Wuhan in September for the $2,828,000 WTA Premier 5 tournament. Halep, who defeated Serena Williams 62 […]

Youth Is Being Served At This Year’s Citi Open

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) This year’s ATP 500 Citi Open field is dominated by the current wave of #NextGenATP stars. From 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece, the tournament’s top seed, to 23-year-old Russians Karen Khachanov and Daniil […]

Nadal And Barty Top Seeds Rogers Cup

MONTREAL, July 30, 2019 (Press Release) Tennis Canada announced on Monday the names of the top seeds for the 2019 Rogers Cup presented by National Bank in Montreal and Toronto. The ATP world no. 2, Rafael Nadal, will be the […]

Gauff Making A Name For Herself At 2019 Citi Open

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) When the news broke on Friday afternoon that American teen sensation Cori “Coco” Gauff had earned a berth in the qualifying draw for the 2019 Citi Open, there was hearty applause from spectators […]

Reimagined Citi Open Returns For Its 51st Edition

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) The Citi Open, which begins Monday at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Center in northwest Washington, D.C. (and continues through August 4) is entering its 51st edition. It’s one of the oldest open […]

Barty To Play Brisbane International 2020

BRISBANE, July 25, 2019 (Press Release) World No.1 and French Open champion Ashleigh Barty has confirmed she will start next season at the Brisbane International in Queensland from 6 to 12 January 2020. Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk made the announcement during a welcome home celebration […]