Mladenovic Turns The Tables On Osaka

Tables

Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, UAE [1] Naomi Osaka (JPN) vs. [67] Kristina Mladenovic (FRA) For the second consecutive year, Osaka faced Mladenovic in Dubai; however, this time there would be no domination by the Japanese player. Mladenovic seems to have recovered the form that once saw her ranked as high as number ten. She…

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Reilly Opelka Comes Of Age

Age

At 6’11” the twenty-one-year-old American proved that height is not an obstacle on the tennis court. Moving well despite his height, Opelka fought his way through the draw and the number one seed to get to his first ATP World Tour title. Winning that first title is never easy and Opelka showed his composure after…

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Mertens Defeats Halep To Claim Doha Title

Mertens

Qatar Total Open, Doha Championship Match: [3] Simona Halep (ROU) vs. [21] Elise Mertens (BEL) BREAKS WAS THE THEME OF THE MATCH Three straight breaks started the match before Halep finally held; however, unlike their previous two matches on clay where she completely dominated Mertens, Halep had no such domination in this match. It was…

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Can Herbert Turn The Tables On Tsonga?

Tables

Open Sud de France, Montpellier [44] Pierre-Hugues Herbert (FRA) vs. [210] Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) One is looking to reestablish himself as a contender amongst the elite and the other is hoping to claim his first ATP Tour singles title. Tsonga leads their head-to-head 2:0; however, that was two years ago. A lot has changed for…

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