Mature Muguruza happy despite Osaka defeat
A disappointed Garbine Muguruza insisted Sunday that she would still leave the Australian Open with a "good feeling" despite failing to convert two match points against Naomi Osaka in a fourth-round defeat.
Sofia Kenin wins maiden Grand Slam title
Sofia Kenin yesterday defeated Spain’s Garbine Muguruza 4/6; 6/2; 6/2 to win her first Grand Slam title at the Australian Open. In the semi-finals, the 21-year-old Kenin defeated the top seeded Ashleigh Barty in a major upset in Melbourne Park.
French Open: Serena faces more major doubts after Roland Garros shocker
Serena Williams' bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title was thwarted again when she suffered her earliest exit at the majors in almost five years, leading to more questions over her long-term future at the highest level. Her 6-2, 7-5 French Open third round defeat by US compatriot Sofia Kenin meant that she…
Muguruza overcomes injury to beat Cornet
Spain’s Garbine Muguruza collected her first singles win of the new season, but also picked up an injury concern at the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth Friday.
Rain halts matches to cap week of upsets
The fourth round matches were suspended because of rain; evoking memories of the past and capping a week of upsets at Wimbledon. Many of the seeds in the gentlemen’s draw marched on to the second week while nine of the top 10 ladies were sent packing in the first week. In the first round, American…
Nadal, Muguruza, Zverev Edmund advance
The ladies’ defending champion, Garbine Muguruza opened proceedings on Centre Court as tradition dictates on the second day. The third seeded lady defeated home player Naomi Broady 6/2; 7/5.
Champion Muguruza does not see Serena as a seed of doubt
All eyes will be on Serena Williams when Wimbledon gets underway on Monday as the seven-time champion bids to win her first Grand Slam crown since becoming a mother. Williams' two-year reign as Wimbledon champion ended 12 months ago when she missed the grass-court Grand Slam while she prepared for the September birth of her…
Muguruza gets Sydney wildcard after Brisbane pull-out
World number two Garbine Muguruza accepted a wildcard into the Sydney International Thursday to get match fit after retiring with severe cramp from a tournament this week.
Muguruza new No 1, Stephens returns to top 20
Garbine Muguruza officially became world number one for the first time on Monday, as Sloane Stephens soared back into the top 20 after her surprise US Open triumph.