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Serena Set To Return At Eastbourne And Wimbledon

WASHINGTON, June 15, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Serena Williams is one of the greatest champions in any sport. However, last year’s Wimbledon Championships is a fortnight she would just as soon forget. That’s because her 2021 appearance at the summer […]

Federer Confirms His Goals For Remainder Of 2022 Season

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) On a day in which 20-time major champion Roger Federer opened one of 31 nature-oriented playgrounds in Switzerland that he had financed, Tages-Anzeiger sports editor Simon Graf spoke to the future Hall of […]

Haddad Maia Prevails In Nottingham, Wins First WTA Tour Title

NOTTINGHAM/STARNBERG, June 13, 2022 Beatriz Haddad Maia from Brazil won her maiden WTA Tour title at the Rothesay Open Nottingham as she conquered grass-court specialist Alison Riske of the United States 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 in two hours and 18 minutes […]

Citi Open Welcomes Back Past Champions And Major Titlists

WASHINGTON, June 11, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) This summer’s Citi Open has eight new additions to its initial player field, which now includes three Grand Slam champions, two Citi Open champions and five Top 20 players. A week after revealing […]

U24 Welcomes Svitolina As New Ambassador

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) U24, the main venue for collecting charitable donations in support of Ukraine, has named Elina Svitolina as its new ambassador. “Every time I won on the court, I was happy to bring victory […]

Raducanu Excited To Make Citi Open Debut

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) After exploding on the the tennis scene last year by winning her first title – and first major – at the US Open, British teenager Emma Raducanu is ready to make a splash […]

​World’s Top Women’s Tennis Players Coming To San Diego Open

SAN DIEGO, May 31, 2022 (Press Release) The inaugural San Diego Open WTA 500 Tournament, featuring the world’s top women’s professional tennis players, will be played in San Diego this October, tournament officials have announced. The Hologic WTA Tour event […]

Kasatkina Joins Field At Hamburg European Open

HAMBURG, May 31, 2022 (Press Release) Another top player confirmed her participation at the 2022 Hamburg European Open: French Open quarterfinalist Daria Kasatkina is heading to Hamburg! The former world No. 10, who faces Veronika Kudermetova at Stade Roland Garros […]

WTA Returns To Washington D.C. This Summer

WASHINGTON, May 27, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) The Citi Open has been a Washington, D.C., institution since 1969 and has grown to become the fifth largest tennis event in the United States. On Friday, the Citi Open announced that after […]

Lisicki To Play Bett1Open Qualifying In Berlin

BERLIN/STARNBERG, May 27, 2022 Former World No. 12 and 2013 Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki received a wild card into the qualifying of the bett1Open in Berlin. This was announced by the organizers of the WTA 500 grass-court tournament on Friday. […]