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WTA Miami, 1st Round Previews: Zvonareva v Pavluychenkova, Hantuchova v Bencic and more

1. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova v Vera Zvonareva (Miami, R1)

The last time that Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Vera Zvonareva played each other on the WTA tour was in the last 16 of Roland Garros in 2011 where Pavlyuchenkova prevailed in a tight three setter to reach her first Grand Slam quarter-final.  682 more words


Australian Open women's 1st round matches: The pick of the bunch

The Australian Open starts tonight! In case you missed it, my preview for the women’s AO draw is already up and you can check it out… 1,195 more words


Moscow - Final

Unfortunately, I didn’t get around to predicting the Moscow semifinals, but Begu’s upset of Safarova was definitely a great shock to me. I definitely have to say though that she played very well to reach the final. 203 more words


Singapore & Sofia Update

After yesterday’s matches, the Singapore race has ended, with Makarova gaining the final alternate spot, but Sofia still remains as open as ever, with the possible withdrawal of a few players. 777 more words


Moscow 2nd Round

I have decided to split the Moscow and Luxembourg posts because of some reasonably interesting possibilities which may come as a result of the draw, with an alternate singles spot left to be decided in Singapore and a final spot in the Sofia draw to be decided, along with the two alternates as well. 477 more words


WTA Cincinnati, 3rd Round Preview Part 1: Wozniacki v Kerber, Safarova v Halep

Petra Kvitova lost her first match in Cincy to Elina Svitolina, 6-2 7-6(2).  I thought Petra played well in Montreal, but this was a disappointing performance.  818 more words


Monday at the Aegon International, Eastbourne: Report and Photos

Here is part two of my trip to Eastbourne.  If you missed part one featuring Rally4Bally and smiling Aga, you can read it HERE.  There were some fantastic WTA matches on Monday and I was really chuffed to see some of them live. 1,289 more words