Halep to face Wozniacki for title, Cilic through to final
Simona Halep of Romania defeated the 2016 champion Angelique Kerber, 6/3; 4/6; 9/7 and will face the second seed Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, who defeated Elise Mertens of Belgium 6/3; 7/6(2) in the finals on Sunday. In the men’s title chase, Marin Cilic of Croatia defeated Kyle Edmund of Great Britain 6/2; 7/6; 6/2 After…
Halep, Federer, Chung through to semi-finals
Even when he is out of the tournament, Rafael Nadal has relevance as his exit throws up Roger Federer as favourite to defend the title he won last year.
Chung stuns Djokovic, Kerber halts Hsieh
The second week kicked off with epic battles that pitted Europe and Asia. The results were evenly shared. Hyeon Chung offered the people of South Korea cause for jubilation as he continued his conquering ways by defeating Novak Djokovic 7/6(7); 7/5; 7/6(3). In the other inter-continental clash, Germany’s Angelique Kerber found a way to survive…
Kerber crushes Sharapova in ex-champs showdown at Ope
Angelique Kerber crushed Maria Sharapova in straight sets in a battle of former champions at the Australian Open on Saturday.
Unbeaten Kerber looks to extend winning streak
Former world number one Angelique Kerber says she is looking for more confidence-boosting matches ahead of next week's Australian Open after knocking Venus Williams out of the Sydney International.
Osaka upsets Kerber, Federer survives Tiafoe’s threat
Naomi Osaka of Japan achieved another major upset by defeating the defending champion from Germany, Angelique Kerber 63; 6-1. In the men’s draw, reigning Wimbledon champion, Roger Federer outlasted a determined Frances Tiafoe...
Pliskova world number one as rivals wilt
Karolina Pliskova is the new world number one in the latest WTA rankings released on Monday despite never having won a major tournament.
Kerber cruises at Wimbledon, Federer to start record bid
World number one Angelique Kerber kicked off her bid to return to the Wimbledon final with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Irina Falconi, while Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic prepared to start their All England Club campaigns.
Djokovic advances, Kerber survives scare in Eastbourne
Novak Djokovic defeated Canada’s Vasek Pospisil 6/4; 6/3 to advance to the quarterfinal after their match was delayed by rain for a whole day in Eastbourne. The top seeded Angelique Kerber, however, barely escaped an upset before outlasting Kristyna Pliskova...