Madrid Open: Sloane Stephens beats Victoria Azarenka to reach round of 16

Sloane Stephens Madrid Open

Madrid Open: Sloane Stephens beats Victoria Azarenka to reach round of 16 Sloane Stephens Madrid Open American Sloane Stephens recorded her fourth successive win over former world number one Victoria Azarenka to advance to the round of 16 at the Madrid Open.The 26-year-old world number eight was broken twice as Azarenka, now ranked 52, took the match to a deciding set.Belarusian Azarenka, 29, spurned two break points at 1-1 and Stephens won 6-4 2-6 6-2 in two hours, six minutes.     More information Here: Sloane Stephens Madrid Open Stephens…

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Of Bags and Bentleys: Sasnovich on settled ground after hiring Platenik, return to clay

Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Vladimir Platenik

Of Bags and Bentleys: Sasnovich on settled ground after hiring Platenik, return to clay Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Vladimir Platenik Aliaksandra Sasnovich finds a perfect match in Vladimir Platenik and is relishing her return to clay. But is it enough to get her first win over a World No.1?MADRID, Spain – Aliaksandra Sasnovich is soaking in the stability of a new coaching hire and a return to her beloved clay courts.     More information Here: Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Vladimir Platenik The affable Belarusian, ranked No.33, has hired veteran coach Vladamir…

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Osaka enters ‘zombie mode’ to win in Madrid, Pliskova crashes out

Naomi Osaka Zombie

Osaka enters ‘zombie mode’ to win in Madrid, Pliskova crashes out Naomi Osaka Zombie Madrid, May 8: Naomi Osaka went into “zombie mode” to reach the third round of the Madrid Open but Karolina Pliskova suffered a shock defeat to Kateryna Kozlova on Tuesday (May 7).Top seed Osaka had to go the distance to reach the last 16, serving up a final-set bagel to beat wildcard Sara Sorribes Tormo 7-6 (7-5) 3-6 6-0 at the Caja Magica.     More information Here: Naomi Osaka Zombie Simona Halep, who can return…

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Kerber out of Madrid with right ankle injury

Kerber Madrid Open

Kerber out of Madrid with right ankle injury Kerber Madrid Open No.4 seed Angelique Kerber was forced to withdraw from the Mutua Madrid Open ahead of her second round match with Petra Martic.No.4 seed Angelique Kerber was forced to withdraw from the Mutua Madrid Open on Tuesday prior to her second round match against Petra Martic with a right ankle injury.The German defeated Lesia Tsurenko in Sunday’s first round, 6-3, 6-2, but proved unable to continue in this week’s Premier Mandatory event after twisting her ankle in Tuesday morning practice.…

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Mutua Madrid Open: Bencic wins tightly contest over Kuznetsova

Belinda Bencic vs Kateryna Kozlova

Mutua Madrid Open: Bencic wins tightly contest over Kuznetsova Belinda Bencic vs Kateryna Kozlova Belinda Bencic pulled out all the stops to remain the strongest one at the finish line Monday night. The Swiss powerhouse went the distance with Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova at the Mutua Madrid Open to win 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-3 on Arantxa Sanchez Court at La Caja Magica. It marked the 22-year old’s 23rd match win this season and the second straight in the tournament.     More information Here: Belinda Bencic vs Kateryna Kozlova The duo met…

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Stephens vs Zheng WTA Madrid live streaming, preview and tips – Stephens targets first Madrid quarter-final

Sloane Stephens vs Saisai Zheng

Stephens vs Zheng WTA Madrid live streaming, preview and tips – Stephens targets first Madrid quarter-final Sloane Stephens vs Saisai Zheng Sloane Stephens vs Zheng Saisai is live from Madrid around 5.30pm local time on Wednesday (4.30pm BST). Stephens won their only previous clash in Beijing last year     More information Here: Sloane Stephens vs Saisai Zheng Eighth seed Sloane Stephens has never been beyond the Round of 16 at the Premier Mandatory Mutua Madrid Open – will that change on Wednesday in the Spanish capital as she comes…

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WTA Mutua Madrid Open Day 5 Predictions Including Petra Kvitova vs Caroline Garcia

Caroline Garcia vs Petra Kvitova

WTA Mutua Madrid Open Day 5 Predictions Including Petra Kvitova vs Caroline Garcia Caroline Garcia vs Petra Kvitova An exciting day of women’s tennis awaits at Day 5 at the 2019 Mutua Madrid Open. The current Roland Garros champion, the current World No.1, and the current/defending champion of this tournament are just a few names that will be featured in Madrid on Wedbesday.     More information Here: Caroline Garcia vs Petra Kvitova Simona Halep beat Johanna Konta comfortably in her previous round – a match many thought Halep struggle…

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Madrid Open: Johanna Konta knocked out in second round by Simona Halep

Johanna Konta Madrid Open

Madrid Open: Johanna Konta knocked out in second round by Simona Halep Johanna Konta Madrid Open British number one Johanna Konta went out of the Madrid Open in the second round, losing to Romanian world number three Simona Halep.     More information Here: Johanna Konta Madrid Open Two-time Madrid champion Halep, 27, wrapped up a 7-5 6-1 win in one hour and 30 minutes. On Sunday, world number 47 Konta, 27, lost the Morocco Open title to Maria Sakkari in her first final on clay. Halep, who won the…

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Konta defeated by former world number one Halep at Madrid Open

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Konta defeated by former world number one Halep at Madrid Open Simona Halep Madrid Open Johanna Konta was unable to capitalise on a fine start as she fell to a second-round loss to third seed Simona Halep at the Mutua Madrid Open.     More information Here: Simona Halep Madrid Open The British number one is having by far her best season on clay and reached the final of the WTA Tour event in Rabat last week before dashing to the Spanish capital and defeating Alison Riske in round one.…

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WILL SIMONA HALEP FIND MAGIC IN MADRID ONCE AGAIN?

Simona Halep Madrid Open

WILL SIMONA HALEP FIND MAGIC IN MADRID ONCE AGAIN? Simona Halep Madrid Open Earlier-than-expected losses; no titles for several months—and counting; questions about form: Those are all circumstances world No. 3 Simona Halep is going through as she begins her 2019 Mutua Madrid Open campaign. She defeated qualifier Margarita Gasparyan, 6-0, 6-4, on Sunday in a solid opening round performance.     More information Here: Simona Halep Madrid Open In what might feel like a bit of deja vu, she also experienced all of that in 2016 and 2017 before…

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