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Ash Barty And Nick Kyrgios Lead Stellar Fields For Melbourne Summer Series

Tennis Australia Press Release, January 7, 2021 Australian superstars, world No.1 Ash Barty (Qld) and Nick Kyrgios (ACT) headline a blockbuster Melbourne Summer Series at Melbourne Park from 31 January to 6 February 2021.  The Australian summer of tennis will kick off with two WTA 500 and two ATP 250 tournaments […]

Provisional Suspension Imposed On Dayana Yastremska

ITF Press Release, January 7, 2021 Dayana Yastremska has been provisionally suspended under Article 8.3.1(c) of the 2020 Tennis Anti-Doping Programme (the “Programme”), pending determination of the charge against her at a full hearing pursuant to Article 8 of the […]

The 2021 ATP Tour Season Debuts At Delray Beach

WASHINGTON, January 7, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com marks the return of the ATP Tour to North America. Main draw play in the ATP Tour 250 outdoor hard-court event at the Delray Beach Stadium & Tennis […]

A Powerful Start to 2021 WTA Season By Ons Jabeur

WASHINGTON, January 6, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Ons Jabeur saved two set points in the opening set and fired 31 winners en route to a 7-6 (3), 6-3 victory over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in one hour and 29 minutes to capture […]

By Luck Or Chance, Pliskova Consistent At Start Of Season

WASHINGTON, January 6, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Karolina Pliskova has won a singles title in the first week of the season in three of the last four years, going 16-1. She lifted trophies in Brisbane in 2017, 2019 and, again, last […]

Let The Games Begin: WTA 2021 Season Ready To Start

WASHINGTON, January 5, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The start of the 2021 WTA season has arrived – and it’s a little bit different than usual. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, instead of first-week tournaments taking place as usual in Brisbane, Auckland […]

WTA Provisional 2021 Calendar Announced Through July 11

ST. PETERSBURG, FLA., January 5, 2021 (WTA News Release) The WTA has today announced a provisional 2021 Tour calendar that maps out the season through July 11. Having previously announced the first seven weeks of the season, this latest update […]

Garbiñe Muguruza’s Love Of Adventure Is Evident

WASHINGTON, January 5, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) As Garbiñe Muguruza sat for her first virtual press conference of 2021 – it was also the first one hosted by the WTA in the new year on the eve of its first tournament, […]

Can Reilly Opelka Repeat Success At Delray Beach?

WASHINGTON, January 4, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) When the ATP Tour launches its 2021 season with a 250-level event at the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com in Delray Beach, Fla., on January 7, many eyes will be focused on Reilly Opelka. The […]

Look Out, Quality Of Women’s Game Is Only Getting Better

WASHINGTON, January 3, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Let’s face it, as the 2021 tennis season begins in a few days, the quality of the women’s game is in superb hands – and only expects to get better. Four of the […]