Muguruza Thrashes Halep For Cincy Title

Muguruza thrashes Halep for Cincy title

Western & Southern Open, USA [2] Simona Halep (ROU) vs. [6] Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 2:1 was their head-to-head coming into this final favoring Muguruza; however, Halep won their last encounter.  Would that benefit Halep?  Muguruza has traditionally underperformed after doing well at the Majors, perhaps that should have helped the Romanian.  Yet, Halep has struggled…

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Halep Feeling The Pressure, Loses To Svitolina

Halep feeling the pressure, loses to Svitolina

Rogers Cup, Toronto [2] Simona Halep (ROU) vs. [5] Elina Svitolina (UKR) As fans we will never fully comprehend the pressure felt by these players to perform at a consistently high level every day; furthermore, it is even more mind-boggling when that pressure gets amplified during big tournaments with significant potential ranking changes attached, i.e….

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Stephens’ Comeback Heating Up Nicely

Stephens return heating up nicely

Rogers Cup, Toronto [3] Angelique Kerber (GER) vs. [934] Sloane Stephens (USA) Perhaps it wasn’t a surprise since Stephens has won their last two encounters; however, given the circumstances, the odds were in favor of Kerber winning this match.  Stephens has been off the Tour following foot surgery since August 2016 and this is her…

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