WTA Tour News

Halep To Play National Bank Open In Montreal

MONTREAL, July 29, 2021 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Tennis Canada announced today that two-time National Bank Open presented by Rogers champion, Simona Halep, will be coming back to the Montréal tournament. The Romanian, who won her two titles in Montreal […]

Credit One Bank New Title Sponsor Of Charleston WTA 500 Event

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) On Wednesday, Charleston Tennis, LLC unveiled Credit One Bank as the new title sponsor of the annual WTA 500 tennis tournament hosted in Charleston, S.C., and of its state-of-the-art tennis stadium located at […]

Zidansek Is Latest WTA First-Time Singles Titlist

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) In a WTA season that has been filled with first-time singles titlists, add Tamara Zidansek to the list that now has grown to 14. Last Sunday, at the Ladies Open Lausanne, in Switzerland’s […]

Krejcikova Wins Prague Open, On Cusp Of Top 10

WASHINGTON, July 20, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Barbora Krejcikova has dominated women’s tennis for the past two-and-a-half months. She’s won the French Open singles – her first major title – as well as two additional tournaments, on clay at Strasbourg […]

Ruse Caps Dream Week With Hamburg Crown

HAMBURG, July 11, 2021 Elena-Gabriela Ruse captured her first WTA career title by winning the 2021 Hamburg European Open. The 23-year-old qualifier from Romania fought past home favourite and tournament ambassador Andrea Petkovic 7-6(6), 6-4 in Sunday’s singles final. The […]

Petkovic To Face Ruse In Hamburg European Open Final

HAMBURG, July 10, 2021 Home favourite Andrea Petkovic and Romanian qualifier Elena-Gabriela Ruse will compete in Sunday’s singles final of the Hamburg European Open. Petkovic emerged victorious from an all-German marathon match with wild card entry Jule Niemeier, winning 7-6(4), […]

Niemeier Upsets Zidansek, Sets Petko Clash In Hamburg

HAMBURG, July 9, 2021 Home favourites Jule Niemeier and Andrea Petkovic will go head-to-head in Saturday’s semi-final of the Hamburg European Open. Niemeier has reached the stage of the last four at a WTA Tour event for the second time […]

Mixed Feelings For Top Two Seeds At Hamburg European Open

HAMBURG, July 8, 2021 Top seed Dayana Yastremska began her title bid at the Hamburg European Open with a 7-6(5), 6-1 second-round win over Madgalena Frech of Poland on Thursday evening. In her first match on the WTA Tour since […]

Petkovic, Niemeier Delight Home Crowd In Hamburg

HAMBURG, July 7, 2021 Four of the six German players in action on Wednesday booked their spot in the second round of the Hamburg European Open. In sunny conditions and in front of a crowd for the first time this […]