4th of July Surprises at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, Great Britain Defending champion, [5] Angelique Kerber (GER), was stunned by American [95] Lauren Davis. Davis, right shoulder and left knee heavily taped, somehow found a way to fight back and take the three-set victory, 2-6, 6-2, 6-1. [9] John Isner (USA) lost in five sets to the crafty veteran, [58] Mikhail Kukushkin (KAZ),…

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Kerber Wins In Eastbourne

Kerber

Nature Valley International, Great Britain [5] Angelique Kerber (GER) vs. [7] Simona Halep (ROU) In a battle of former number ones, Kerber came out victorious. The German was pushed by Halep and was forced to elevate her game to secure the straight sets victory (6-4, 6-3). Halep may have led their head-to-head 6:4 prior to…

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Andy Murray’s Return Victorious

Fever-Tree Championships, Great Britain Five months post his second hip surgery, Andy Murray made a winning return to tennis in doubles. Murray teamed up with his good friend, Feliciano Lopez and the duo defeated the number one seeds from Colombia. Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah, the number five ranked doubles team on the both…

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Hard Fought Victory For Keys

Keys victory

Western & Southern Open, Cincinnati [4] Angelique Kerber (GER) vs. [13] Madison Keys (USA) Keys has not been able to defeat Kerber since 2014. The only two matches to go to three sets prior to today‚Äôs match were two finals and they split those 1:1. Kerber has dominated Keys on hard court and had never…

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Serena And Kerber Renew Their Rivalry

Rivalry

WIMBLEDON, England Women’s Final Preview: [10] Angelique Kerber (GER) vs. [181] Serena Williams (USA) When the draw came out about two weeks ago, no one would probably have predicted a Williams versus Kerber final; yet, somehow it is quite fitting for them to renew their rivalry at a major final. They have met eight times…

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