Johanna Konta

Konta, Evans Humbled In Battle Of The Brits Openers

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The week-long encore of the Battle Of The Brits event inside the National Tennis Centre in Roehampton, England, began with surprises on Monday: Both British No. 1s – Johanna Konta and Dan Evans – […]

Konta Insists On A Merger Of Equals

WASHINGTON, May 21, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Johanna Konta of Great Britain, who sits on the WTA player council, has been a vocal critic of sexism in sports. In her opinion, any merger involving the ATP and WTA – tennis’s […]

Konta Cruises Into Fourth Round At US Open

NEW YORK, August 30, 2019 Johanna Konta set up a clash against No. 3 seed Karolina Pliskova from the Czech Republic in the fourth round of the US Open after dispatching China’s Zhang Shuai on Friday. In breezy conditions, the […]

Konta, Monfils & Wawrinka Become Brand Ambassadors For ROKiT

STARWING Press Release, June 28, 2019 ROKiT, a revolutionary new telecommunications company, announced a set of high profile, multi-year sponsorship agreements with world tennis stars – welcoming British number one, Johanna Konta, electrifying Frenchman, Gaël Monfils, three time Grand Slam […]

Konta Books Quarterfinals Berth At Roland Garros

PARIS, June 2, 2019 Johanna Konta continued her great run of form at Roland Garros by reaching the quarterfinals in Paris. The 26th seed from Great Britain eased past No. 23 seed Donna Vekic of Croatia 6-2, 6-4 on Sunday […]

Pliskova To Face Konta In Rome Final

ROME, May 18, 2019 (by Sharada Rajagopalan) It will be Karolina Pliskova versus Johanna Konta in Sunday’s women’s singles final of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia on Sunday. The fourth seeded Czech defeated Greek qualifier Maria Sakkari in straight sets 6-4, […]

Sakkari Beats Konta For Rabat Crown

StarWing Sports Press Release, May 6, 2019 Maria Sakkari captured her first WTA Tour trophy on Saturday in an all-StarWing Sports Management client final against Johanna Konta at the Grand Prix de SAR La Princesse Lalla Meryem. Sixth-seeded Greek Sakkari […]