Amanda Anisimova

Anisimova Topples Defending Champion Osaka In Melbourne

MELBOURNE/WASHINGTON, January 21, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Amanda Anisimova knocked out defending Australian Open women’s champion and four-time major title winner Naomi Osaka, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (5) in the third round of the year’s first Grand Slam event Friday night. Anisimova […]

Lucky 7: Keys, Anisimova Extend Winning Streaks At Australian Open

MELBOURNE/WASHINGTON, January 20, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) While World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty and defending champion Naomi Osaka have been grabbing much of the spotlight in the women’s draw of the Australian Open, a couple of in-form Americans, Madison Keys […]

Amanda Anisimova: ‘I Know My Game Is There’

DUBAI/WASHINGTON, March 9, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Nineteen-year-old Amanda Anisimova made her much-awaited season debut Monday evening at the WTA 1000 Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. Much-awaited because she hadn’t appeared in WTA tour-level match since Roland Garros last fall. […]

Riske Advances To UTR Pro Match Series Final, Then It Rained

WASHINGTON, May 24, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Day Two of the UTR Pro Match Series exhibition tournament included a surprising finish Saturday afternoon: Mother Nature brought just enough rain to force both Ajla Tomljanovic and Danielle Collins off the court. “Tennis […]

Women’s Tennis (Re)Opens In U.S. – Albeit Just For The Weekend

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The UTR Pro Match Series presented by Tennis Channel, dubbed the “(Re)Open,” returns this weekend with three days of women’s play featuring Americans Alison Riske, Amanda Anisimova and Danielle Collins, and Ajla Tomljanovic […]

Stunning Upset: Anisimova Beats Reigning Roland Garros Champion

PARIS, June 6, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) A day after rain washed out both remaining women’s quarterfinal-round matches at Roland Garros, the Parisian skies were smiling on Thursday. Each of the four competitors – defending champion Simona Halep, teenager Amanda […]

Wuhan Draw Promises Mouthwatering First Round Match-Ups

WUHAN, September 21, 2018 (Press Release) This year’s Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open main singles draw has pitted some of the world’s best players against each other right from the start. The US$2.7 million WTA Premier 5 event in Central China […]

She’s Just 16, But Amanda Anisimova Is On Top Of The Tennis World

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Sixteen-year-old American Amanda Anisimova had not won a tour-level match until she arrived at Indian Wells last week. Now, she’s on top of the tennis world. Given a wild card entry into the BNP Paribas Open, a WTA […]

Anisimova Defeats Cori Gauff in All-American US Open Girls’ Final

USTA Press Release, September 11, 2017 Sixteen-year old Amanda Anisimova, of Aventura, Fla., won the US Open girls’ singles title Sunday, defeating American 13-year old Cori ‘CoCo’ Gauff, 6-0, 6-2. It was the first time since 1981 that the US Open women’s […]