Women's Tennis News
Flushing Meadows, NY ~ 08/26/15 - The last time we saw 19-year old Victoria Duval at the US Open, was in 2013 when she made headlines with her victory over the 11th seeded Sam Stosur. After qualifying for the US Open, Duval won her first-round match by a score of 5–7, 6–4, 6–4 against Top 15 [...]
World No.1 Serena Williams captured her second consecutive Western & Southern Open, Cincinnati on Sunday, defeated new World No.2 player Simona Halep (ROU) in straight sets 6-3, 7-6. Williams saved her best performance of the tournament for last, serving up 15 aces and outlasting her younger opponent. This was the 5th title of 2015 so [...]
Aug. 9, 2015 ~ Sloane Stephens captured her first WTA Tour title Sunday at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C. Stephens defeated Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, 6-1, 6-2 in the Citi Open final.
A look back at Garbine Muguruza’s passage to the ladies’ singles final, where she will go head-to-head with Serena Williams for the 2015 title.
Playing in the first Grand Slam final of her blossoming career, the No.20-seeded Muguruza came out on fire, breaking in the very first game of the match then holding for 2-0. And [...]
Serena Williams won her sixth Wimbledon title on Saturday, defeating 21 year old Garbine Muguruza in straight sets 6-4, 6-4. For Serena, it’s her second ‘Serena Slam’ -holding all four major titles at the same time, and her 21st Major title.
Serena Slam 1 was the French Open, Wimbledon and US Open in 2002 and Australian [...]
In what should be an entertaining match, World No. 1 Serena will face-off against big sister Venus for the first time at Wimbledon since 2009 when she beat her in the final. “Venus is in better form than I am, but at least one of us will be in the quarter-finals,” said Serena. “I’m in [...]
Another major title, and another step closer towards greatest-ever territory.
That’s the path Serena Williams is traversing following her latest tennis triumph, a memorable 6-3, 6-7(2), 6-2 defeat of Lucie Safarova to win her third Roland-Garros crown, and a magical 20th Grand Slam singles trophy.
Williams’ win on a sunny Saturday on Philippe-Chatrier Court puts her within [...]
Another stunning match between two storied rivals.
And the same result.
Serena Williams advanced to the fourth round of Roland-Garros 2015 after a 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Victoria Azarenka, a glorious two-hour-plus battle ending at nearly 9pm in Paris on Saturday night.
Williams, the top seed and tournament favourite, staged another of her patented comebacks against an [...]
Video: Serena Williams discusses defeating Carla Suarez Navarro to win Miami Open final
Serena Williams defeats Carla Suarez Navarro in just 56 minutes to win the her third consecutive Miami Open — her eighth in Miami overall — at Crandon Park on Saturday, April 4, 2015. Video by Al Diaz / Miami Herald.
MAR 09, 2015
Women’s Main Draw PDF
By Leighton Ginn (bnpparibasopen.com)
History will be on the line as three players will have a chance to establish themselves as the BNP Paribas Open’s winningest women’s champion of all time.
No. 1 Serena Williams, No. 2 Maria Sharapova and Daniela Hantuchova are among eight players to have won the BNP Paribas [...]