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Venus gets back winning form

Venus Williams found her winning form late and charged to a 6-4 4-6 6-0 win over Britain’s Heather Watson at the Silicon Valley Classic on Thursday to punch her ticket to the quarter-finals. The typically reserved 38-year-old American broke Watson six times and showed rare flashes of emotion after critical points in the two-hour affair, […]

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Murray  outlasts  Edmund

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray collected the biggest victory of his injury comeback Wednesday at the ATP and WTA Washington Open while defending champion Alexander Zverev booked a matchup with his older brother. Murray, sidelined by a right hip injury for 11 months until returning in June, ousted fourth seed Kyle […]

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Serena falls in upset

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Former world No. 1 Serena Williams, who was playing her first match since losing in the Wimbledon final, was sent crashing out of the WTA San Jose tournament in straight sets on Tuesday. The 23-time Grand Slam winner struggled mightily against the British No. 1 and former winner Johanna Konta who […]

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Estanislao,  Carlos top  V. Verde tilt

Fifth ranked Daniel Estanislao toppled top seed Exequiel Jucutan, 6-4, 4-6, 10-6, while No. 8 Macie Carlos upended fourth seed Kryshana Brazal, 6-3, 6-2, as they claimed the 16-and-under crowns in the PPS-PEPP Valle Verde Country Club National Age-Group tennis tournament at the VVCC tennis courts in Pasig City over the weekend. Estanislao, one of […]

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Isner vs Harrison in final

Top seed John Isner booked his spot in his eighth Atlanta Open final, defeating Aussie Matthew Ebden 6-4, 6-7 (6/8), 6-1 in the semi-finals on Saturday.

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Isner reaches Atlanta semis

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – American John Isner showed why he is playing some of the best tennis of his career on Friday, beating Mischa Zverev, 7-5, 4-6, 6-1, in the quarterfinals of the Atlanta Open. Isner needed one hour and 37 minutes on Stadium Court to oust Zverev and reverse a run of defeats to […]

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