A Career High For Kristina Kucova

WEEK:  08.01.2016 Kristina Kucova gets the well-deserved honors of mover of the week.  She put on an impressive display of tennis fueled by determination. She had to first get through the qualifying rounds to get to the main draw. En route to her first main draw semifinals; she defeated Yanina Wickmayer, who came off winning…

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Martin Cracks The Top 100

WEEK:  07.25.2016 Andrej Martin gets top honors this week.  His impressive showing in Umag, which resulted in his getting to his first career ATP World Tour final, also propelled him into the top 100 for the first time.  This is a career high for the Slovak.  Hopefully he will build on this and get to…

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Golubic Wins First Career Title

WEEK:  07.18.2016 Viktorija Golubic is the mover of the week with her stellar performance in Gstaad. Golubic won her first career WTA Tour singles title yesterday.  She defeated the number three seed, Kiki Bertens, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the final to achieve that goal. En route to her first WTA Tour final, she also knocked…

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Sharapova’s Ranking Drops Precipitously

WEEK:  07.11.2016 Mover of the week is Maria Sharapova, who was a semifinalist at last year’s Wimbledon.  She is currently off the Tour because of a two-year suspension due to testing positive for Meldonium (a PED);   therefore, she was unable to defend those points and her ranking has dropped precipitously.  Sharapova is set to appeal…

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Mayer Leaps Over 100 Spots

WEEK:  06.20.2016 Florian Mayer is the mover of the week and earned the honor because he won his first title since 2011 at the Gerry Weber Open in Halle yesterday.  Although he defeated our spotlight player, Alexander Zverev, we are happy to see Mayer getting his form back. Once ranked as high as number 18 in…

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