The starting block; Qatar πŸ‡ΆπŸ‡¦ Brisbane πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Shenzhen πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³ Auckland πŸ‡³πŸ‡ΏPerth πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί

ATP Qatar One of the first tournaments of the year get’s going before the year is out. ATP Qatar will be the first stop for so many top player who took big headlines in 2018. The headliner is of course World number one Novak Djokovic who will be joined by one other top 10 player in Dominic Thiem. Also in the draw is David Goffin who begins the year ranked at 22 and his target must be a top 8 finish. Also in the draw is two players who both stunned Djokovic in 2018 both in Paris, one at Roland … Continue reading The starting block; Qatar πŸ‡ΆπŸ‡¦ Brisbane πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Shenzhen πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³ Auckland πŸ‡³πŸ‡ΏPerth πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί

Top seeds continue to fall in opening week!

The new season blues have continued to spread. Just the other day we saw Serena, Venus and Halep lose early and today adding to that list across the globe was the world number one Angelique Kerber a former world number one in Caroline Wozniacki and the previous two winners of the WTA Finals in Singapore in Agnieszka Radwanska and Dominika Cibulkova. The start of the season is about finding rhythm and it is a worry with the first major of the year just 10 days away with players going in with no momentum. The beauty of a Grand Slam compared … Continue reading Top seeds continue to fall in opening week!

Three good friends but there can only be one winner in Auckland!

  The ASB Classic in Auckland is celebrating it’s biggest line-up this year. Welcoming Serena Williams and former champion Venus Williams to the court which means it is remarkably the first time since 1998 they have played the same WTA Premier event together which is mad! Joining the two sisters on the draw sheet is their good friend and former world number one Caroline Wozniacki but who will walk away with the title? Previous winners of the title include Lindsay Davenport, Marion Bartoli, Agnieszka Radwanska, Venus Williams and the recently retired Ana Ivanovic but with the inclusion of Serena for … Continue reading Three good friends but there can only be one winner in Auckland!