WTA Tour

Fourth Edition Of Laver Cup Begins Without Federer

WASHINGTON, September 24, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) As the 2021 Laver Cup takes place this weekend at TD Garden in Boston, Mass., it will be the first time in the four editions of the annual competition between teams from Europe […]

Svitolina Leads Tenerife Ladies Open Entry List

TENERIFE/STARNBERG, September 23, 2021 Elina Svitolina leads the entry list of the inaugural Tenerife Ladies Open to be held at the Abama Tennis Academy from October 18 to 24, 2021. This was announced by MEF Tennis Events, organizers of the […]

Halep, Cahill Partnership Enjoyed Fantastic Success

WASHINGTON, September 23, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Simona Halep is arguably the most famous and popular athlete in Romania – the biggest sports star in her home country – and she’s a WTA popular fan favorite, too. So, anytime something […]

Citi Open Extends Title Sponsorship Through 2023

WASHINGTON, September 22, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Soon after Mark Ein, who took over ownership of the Citi Open in 2019, announced that he had secured a commitment from 20-time Grand Slam singles champion Rafael Nadal to play in this […]

Luxembourg Open Ends Relationship With WTA

WASHINGTON, September 21, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The celebration of Denmark’s Clara Tauson winning the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open had barely ended when tournament director Danielle Maas dropped a bombshell on social media Sunday. Hey there, champ 👋 Tauson […]

Paolini Completes Memorable Week In Portoroz With WTA Title Victory

WASHINGTON, September 19, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) When Jasmine Paolini reflects upon the week that was in Portoroz, a resort town along Slovenia’s Adriatic coast, she’ll remember the journey that she took to win her first WTA tour-level title at […]

Upper Austria Ladies Linz To Take Place In November

STARNBERG, September 19, 2021 The WTA Tour will return to Linz, Austria later this year. This was announced by the organizers of the Upper Austria Ladies Linz on Sunday. The WTA 250 tournament was originally scheduled for October 10 to […]

Juvan Wins Battle Of Slovenians At Portoroz

WASHINGTON, September 18, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Fifth seed Tamara Zidansek and 103rd-ranked Kaja Juvan, the last of five Slovenian players who started the week in the main draw of the WTA 250 outdoor hard court Zavarovalnica Sava Portoroz, met in […]

Quarterfinals Set In Luxembourg, Juvan Delights Home Crowd In Portoroz

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Top-seeded Belinda Bencic of Switzerland is among six seeded players in this weekend’s quarterfinals of the WTA 250 BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open. On Thursday, the World No. 12 advanced past 105th-ranked Zarina Diyas of […]