WTA Tour

Rhineland Region Takes Over Nürnberg WTA Lincense

STARNBERG, January 20, 2020 Oliver Mueller, former manager of Germany’s ice hockey club Kölner Haie, and his license company have successfully acquired the license for the WTA tournament the week before the French Open. “We are pleased that we were […]

Serena: Still Awesome After All These Years

International Blog – Michael Dickens Serena Williams carried both the ASB Classic trophy and her daughter, Olympia, off the court after winning her first tournament in three years Sunday evening in Auckland, New Zealand. Both mother and daughter were in […]

Wang, Muguruza Reach Shenzhen Open Quarterfinals

SHENZHEN, January 8, 2020 (Press Release) In a tense encounter played out in front of a rapturous home audience at the Shenzhen Open, fourth seed Wang Qiang overcame a dismal mid-match dip in form to battle past Belarusian Aliaksandra Sasnovich […]

Alexandrova Wins Open De Limoges

LIMOGES, December 22, 2019 Top seed Ekaterina Alexandrova has clinched her third Open BLS de Limoges title by winning Sunday’s singles final against Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus 6-1, 6-3. The 25-year-old wild card entry from Russia beat Frenchwoman Oceana Dodin, […]

A Very Special Season For Barty That Was A Team Effort

WASHINGTON, December 14, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Editor’s note: The 2019 tennis season will be remembered for several new faces who emerged on both the ATP and WTA tours, such as Bianca Andreescu, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Ashleigh Barty, Daniil Medvedev and […]

Bencic, Sabalenka Lead Shenzhen Open Field

SHENZHEN, December 11, 2019 (Press Release) The Shenzhen Open every year opens the season for women’s tennis, and every year it is China’s very first tournament on the calendar. It is no different in 2020 as the US$775,000 championship will […]

Breakout Season Proved Real Life For Andreescu

WASHINGTON, December 10, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Editor’s note: The 2019 tennis season will be remembered for several new faces who emerged on both the ATP and WTA tours, such as Bianca Andreescu, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Ashleigh Barty, Daniil Medvedev and Coco […]

Wozniacki To Retire After Next Month’s Australian Open

WASHINGTON, December 7, 2017 (by Michael Dickens) Caroline Wozniacki began her pro tennis career at the tender age of 15 as a wild card entry at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, Ohio, and over the next 14 years […]