It has been an incredible couple of days down in New York. With round one now over who has caught the eye down at Flushing Meadows? Vasek Pospisil 4-6 7-5 7-5 4-6 6-3 Karen Khachanov Vasek has his first main draw win in a year following a rough time with injury. Karen Khachanov will be gutted to go home so early in a major following a good run of performances but he didn’t get going. Karen played ok but that was it. I never saw him take the initiative and try and go for it against the Canadian, instead he … Continue reading Who stole the headlines at the opening round matches at US Open?
Round one at Flushing Meadows has some incredible line-ups but the attention will be on one meeting in-particular… Serena Williams v Maria Sharapova A rivalry continued. Since 2004 there have been 21 meetings. 22 if you count the walk-over at Roland Garros last year with Serena’s withdrawal. The head to head was once led by Maria at 2-1 but 18 wins in a row leaves Serena with a 19-2 record against the Russian. The tour domination these two are use to is no more. Both are in a state of finding their best. Serena has found a very good level … Continue reading All eyes on 👀
Anastasia Potapova is no stranger to a bit of drama at a Grand Slam. The Russian was the eventual winner of the Girls singles title at Wimbledon in 2016 against another emerging youngster in Yastremska. Potapova fell to the ground and celebrated a win not once but twice before Hawkeye overruled on both occasions but she did eventually win the match! Have a look below; Potapova was up against three time former major champion and world number one Angie Kerber and caused the biggest upset of her career and what a stage to do it on at Roland Garros but … Continue reading 18 year old Anastasia Potapova stuns former No.1 in Paris!