Kim Clijsters insisted she had a “good feeling” after her first WTA Tour match in eight years ended in defeat to Garbine Muguruza at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Kim Clijsters’ first WTA Tour match in eight years ended in defeat to Garbine Muguruza at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Watching Naomi Osaka and Bianca Andreescu win grand slam titles persuaded Sofia Kenin that she did not need to wait for her big breakthrough.
Sofia Kenin played the “five best shots of my life” to become the newest young champion of women’s tennis.
Tennis celebrated another brilliant young female star in Melbourne as 21-year-old Sofia Kenin defeated Garbine Muguruza to win the Australian Open title.
Sofia Kenin is the Australian Open dark horse who has been hiding in plain sight.
Garbine Muguruza kept believing that she could be a grand slam contender again and the Spaniard is only two wins away from a third title after reaching the semi-finals of the Australian Open.
Garbine Muguruza will face Simona Halep in her first Australian Open semi-final after defeating Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
Nigel Sears joked he will not be seeking advice from son-in-law Andy Murray if his charge, Anett Kontaveit, makes it to the Australian Open final.
The upsets continued at the Australian Open on Saturday as second seed Karolina Pliskova joined Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka in exiting the tournament in the third round.