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WTA Cincy, 3rd Round Preview Part 2: Stephens v Jankovic, Kuznetsova v Ivanovic

I’m delighted to be able to share some photos this week from Omar Boraby, a photographer who is working at the tournament in Cincinnati this week.  Many thanks to Omar for contributing some photos to Moo’s Tennis Blog.  It’s very exciting (for me at least!) because this is the first ever time we’ve had professional…

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WTA Cincinnati, 3rd Round Preview Part 1: Wozniacki v Kerber, Safarova v Halep

Petra Kvitova lost her first match in Cincy to Elina Svitolina, 6-2 7-6(2).  I thought Petra played well in Montreal, but this was a disappointing performance.  The conditions don’t suit her game, but I expected Petra to come through.  Svitolina was solid although her attempts (X2) at trying to serve out the match were painful…