Serena marches on as Zverev bows out in frustration
Serena Williams continued her march to the Australian Open record she is chasing when she prevailed over Simona Halep 6/1; 4/6; 6/4 in a fateful match on Rod Laver Arena. In the men’s field, fourth seeded Alexander Zverev was a shadow of his usually powerful gladiatorial self as he fell 6/1; 6/1; 7/6 to 14th…
Serena rolls on, Halep defeats Venus
Simona Halep defeated Venus Williams 6/2; 6/3; to advance to the quarter-finals and thereby prevented a clash of two sisters...
Djokovic and Halep top seeds at Australian Open
World number ones Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were named top seeds on Thursday for next week's Australian Open, with 23-time major winner Serena Williams lurking at 16 on the women's side. Djokovic heads long-time rival Rafael Nadal and defending champion Roger Federer, with young-gun Alexander Zverev seeded four as he targets a maiden Grand…
World No.1 Halep fit and rested after 'scary' back injury
World number one Simona Halep Sunday admitted a back injury that ended her 2018 season early was "very scary", but she has recovered and is feeling fit heading into the new season.
Kerber second to Halep in WTA rankings
Germany's Angelique Kerber moved up to second place in the latest WTA rankings released Monday behind injured world number one Simona Halep.
Halep secures second year-end No. 1 ranking
Simona Halep has secured the year-end number one ranking in the WTA standings for the second year running.
Wozniacki follows top seed Halep with shock exit at US Open
The US Open is without its top two women’s seeds heading into the third round after Australian Open champion, Caroline Wozniacki, joined Simona Halep in making a shock early exit.
Kanepi beats Halep in opening round upset
In the first major upset of the on-going U.S Open Tennis Championship, Kaia Kanepi of Estonia defeated the top seeded Simona Halep of Romania 6/2, 6/4 in the newly rebuilt Louis Armstrong Stadium. The world number one player held the first game with some difficulty. Kanepi delivered hard serves and powerful ground strokes to level…