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The WTA tournament in Abu Dhabi featured a very colorful, feisty match today between two dramatic champions but the stadium was disappointingly mostly empty for the intriguing clash. Jelena Ostapenko overcame a fierce fight from Danielle Collins to prevail 75 16 75. The pressure was on both players to defend points and the slugfest lived […] Continue to read full article...

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Feb/23

6

Where is Qiang Wang?

Former WTA no. 12 Qiang Wang of China has vanished from the WTA World Tour. Wang has not played a WTA match since last September in Tokyo, a 60 63 first round loss to Elise Mertens. The tournament previous to Tokyo Wang lost to Nao Hibino 62 63 in Chennai round of 16 after beating […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/23

15

WTA Clothing Companies

There are approximately 50 different ATP clothing and shoe companies, here is a research of the WTA which has about 35… Nike, Adidas, Babolat, Fila, Lululemon, Penguin, Donna Sport, Asics, Head, Giomila (Giorgi), Wilson, Lacoste, AJE Athletica (Priscilla Hon), Eleven, Emporio Armani 7, Yonex, K-Swiss, Joma, Mizuno, New Balance, Diadora, SofiBella, Sergio Tacchini, Vuori, Lotto, […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/23

6

Benefits of Cardio Tennis Training

If you’re a tennis enthusiast, you know that there’s nothing quite like the rush to play a great game. But you may not know that cardio tennis training can have some pretty incredible benefits for your game. Here, we’ll explore some of the reasons why cardio tennis training is so effective and how it can […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/23

5

Did Su-Wei Hsieh Silently Retire?

Former WTA world no. 1 doubles star Su-Wei Hsieh last played a WTA match at the WTA Tour Finals in Guadalajara, Mexico in November 2021. She and partner Elise Mertens were defeated in the finals by the Czech Republic duo of Barbora Krejcikova and Katarina Siniakova 63 63. Strangely, Hsieh did not play one single […] Continue to read full article...

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Jan/23

4

Donna Sport Launches With Donna Vekic

There will be a brand new Women’s line decorating the WTA Tour in 2023… introducing DonnaSport. The sister brand of Uomo Sport, the popular high quality brand worn by American Jenson Brooksby, DonnaSport has announced WTA Player Donna Vekić has signed on as an ambassador and collaborator. You can follow @donnasport_internazionale to stay updated on release dates and more informationn […] Continue to read full article...

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Dec/22

12

Top Six WTA Players To Watch In 2023

Like the ATP World Tour, there is an abundance of intriguing WTA players ready for stardom – or irrelevance. Eugenie Bouchard: The Canadian former Wimbledon finalist and top 5 player has been irrelevant on the pro circuit for years despite her strong work ethic and burning desire to bounce back to being a factor again. […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

18

Azarenka Begins Off Season Training

A Tennis-prose.com correspondent has spotted former WTA world no. 1 Viktoria Azarenka training this week at Rick Macci Academy in Boca Raton, South Florida. Azarenka has a residence in Boca Raton. Vika hit with a local hitting partner named Zafiros. She worked on her basic hitting on a back court, “just standard stuff.” She did […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

9

How To Enjoy Your First Tennis Tournament As A Spectator

It’s the grace and poise of tennis that makes it magnetic. You hardly miss it: the grit of Roger Federer or the courage of Serena Williams. And there’s the upset: Novak Djokovic losing to Denis Istomin or Naomi Osaka beating Angelique Kerber. The attraction is likewise inescapable. Think of the 4.6 million viewers who sat […] Continue to read full article...

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Nov/22

6

Ruzici Stands By Halep

Simona Halep’s long time agent/manager and former 1978 Roland Garros champion Virginia Ruzici said she fully supports and stands by her former player’s dispute with tennis authorities regarding a positive drug test for a trace of a performance-enhancing drug. “I have known Simona for a long time and worked with her for 14 years. In […] Continue to read full article...

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