Ashleigh Barty

Barty, Medvedev Take Charge At Western & Southern Open

MASON, OHIO/WASHINGTON, August 19, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) On a day in which nine of the WTA’s top 10 players were in action at the Western & Southern Open in Mason, Ohio, in the last major tuneup before the US […]

Tokyo 2020 Olympics Tennis Draws Revealed

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games tennis draws are out. Let the prognosticating begin! With the release of the men’s and women’s singles and doubles draws on Thursday, the quest for Olympic glory begins […]

Barty, Pliskova Reach First Wimbledon Final

LONDON/WASHINGTON, July 8, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) World No. 1 and top seed Ashleigh Barty, just a couple of victories from achieving her first Wimbledon Championships ladies’ singles title on the 50th anniversary of the first by her idol and […]

A Touching Moment For Barty, Suárez Navarro At Wimbledon

LONDON/WASHINGTON, June 29, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Ashleigh Barty was given the honor of opening Centre Court on Day Two of the Wimbledon Championships against Spain’s Carla Suárez Navarro, something which the World No. 1 and women’s top seed called […]

Stephens Is Enjoying A Roland Garros Rebirth

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 4, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Sloane Stephens is thriving at this year’s French Open. She’s one of eight American women who have advanced to the third round of the year’s second major. The Florida native been impressive in […]