Simona Halep wins in Rome ahead of trip to Paris

For the first time and at third attempt, Simona Halep has won her first title in Rome. Not many players have completed the heavy schedule of Madrid, Rome and Roland Garros titles in their careers but Simona Halep who first made the semi-finals there back in 2013 finally has her hands on the title she... Continue Reading →

Simona Halep secures her place in a third Rome final despite a shaky ending…

Simona Halep is into her third Rome final after a hard-fought win over Garbine Muguruza with a smallish crowd of a socially distanced 1000 on Court Centrale for the final few matches. Matches between Simona and Garbine are always fascinating, coming into the match it was the Spaniard who led the head to head 4-2... Continue Reading →

The Overrule

Tennis is well and truly back, a lot is going out in the tennis world following a return to Grand Slam tennis in New York as well as the continuation of the resumption of the ATP and WTA tour in Europe but what has been happening? Kei Nishikori returns in Kitzbuhel After a year and... Continue Reading →

Pliskova ends Paris preparations on a high!

Karolina Pliskova's clay court preparations coming into Rome were not good. The new number two on Monday didn't play singles in Charleston but lost in round one of doubles, withdrew from Prague and fell early in Madrid and Stuttgart and was suffering with a virus which left her not at her best during the preparations.... Continue Reading →

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