French Open: Women’s Quarterfinals Previews

Quarterfinals

ROLAND GARROS, France The 2018 French Open quarterfinals are set and I must admit there is some disappointment that Serena Williams is not amongst the remaining eight. Unfortunately, Williams suffered an injury to her pectoral muscles, which hampered her serve and forced her to withdraw prior to her match against Sharapova. [1] Simona Halep (ROU) vs. [12]…

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Muguruza battled past Duan

Muguruza battled past Duan

Qatar Total Open 2018, Doha [4] Garbine Muguruza (ESP) vs.  [99] Ying-Ying Duan (CHN) After winning her second major title at Wimbledon last year, Muguruza backed up that performance with a couple of semifinal showings and another title. However, the physical toll was obvious as she struggled with a left thigh injury the remainder of…

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What Happens After The US Open?

What happens after the US Open?

THE FOUR MAJOR CHAMPIONS: The final major of the year is over and the four majors were won by the same two male players. Roger Federer started the season off by winning the Australian Open. Then it was Rafael Nadal’s turn; as is usual for “the king of clay”, he excelled during the clay court…

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