All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘WTA’

Agnieszka Radwanska Defeated at French Open

When the No. 2 ranked women’s tennis player in the world, Li Na, lost in the third round at the French Open to 21-year-old Kristina Mladenovic on Tuesday, the world saw the occasion as simply a routine upset which occurs at every major event. When No. 1 ranked Serena Williams lost to 20-year-old Garbiñe Muguruza, the world took note. And …

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Monica Puig Claims First Ever WTA Title, Moves On To French Open

Monica Puig has won her first Women’s Tennis Association Title Saturday. It also happens to be her first career title, proving that she is an up and comer to be reckoned with. Other first WTA titlists this year include Garbine Muguruza in Hobart, Tsvetana Pironkova in Sydney, Kurumi Nara in Rio De Janeiroo, Caroline Garcia in Bogota, Donna Vekic in …

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Eugenie Bouchard: Now Serving at the Adult Table

Eugenie Bouchard, the 19-year-old tennis sensation hailing from Westmount, Quebec has a great chance of reaching the Australian Open Semifinals if she defeats Ana Ivanovic. This is record-breaking stuff for Canada; Patricia Hy-Boulais has been the only other Canadian able to make it into a Grand Slam Tournament, and that was way back in 1992. In Bouchard’s lifetime, she’d be …

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Victoria Azarenka Set to Play Serena Williams

Serena Williams, the number one player in the Women’s Tennis Association, is slated to play number two player Victoria Azarenka in what should be an exciting exhibition match in Thailand next month. Victoria Azarenka, the 24-year-old tennis player from the Republic of Belarus, has won two Australian Open titles, a bronze medal in the 2012 Olympics and was once ranked …

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