Who stole the headlines at the opening round matches at US Open?

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?

All eyes on 👀

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 👀

18 year old Anastasia Potapova stuns former No.1 in Paris!

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!