Cool Felix Versus Fiery Andrey

Felix Auger-Aliassime

Adelaide International, Australia [18] Andrey Rublev (RUS) vs. [22] Felix Auger-Aliassime (CAN) Any second, I expected Rublev to explode; yet, he stayed calm the entire match. Instead he vented his pent-up emotions on ball making life very uncomfortable for his opponent. He was relentless in his attack and that perhaps was what won him the…

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Bellis Gets First 2020 Victory

Bellis

Hobart International, Australia [59] Marie Bouzkova (CZE) vs. [838] Catherine (CiCi) Bellis (USA) Bellis was once ranked as high as number thirty-five in 2017 and she carried the burden of American expectations on her shoulders for a while. Unfortunately, injury befell the young American and she was sidelined in March 2018. She played one tournament…

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Serena’s Mojo Is Back

Mojo

ASB Classic, Auckland Championship Match: [10] Serena Williams (USA) vs. [82] Jessica Pegula (USA) It was a nervous start for the twenty-three-time major champion; somewhat to be expected since despite her record, she has been struggling to find her mojo. Add to that the pressure of playing a younger fellow American and it’s understandable that…

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