WTA Wuhan, 2nd Round Preview for Tuesday: Halep v Muguruza, S.Williams v Cornet

The first round in Wuhan wrapped up with Ana Ivanovic, Dominika Cibulkova, Lucie Safarova and Flavia Pennetta all going out.  The Tokyo champion, Ivanovic retired at 5-7 5-6 down to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.  Safarova went out in three sets to Sabine Lisicki, meanwhile Pennetta was knocked out by the soaring, Jarmila Gajdosova.  The biggest surprise of…

WTA Wuhan: Preview and Predictions

The Wuhan draw is pretty great.  Replacing Tokyo as a Premier 5 event, all the top players are here for this new event on the calendar.  Some of the stadiums look pretty insane and it is always exciting when there’s a new event on tour, particularly one of this stature. The one big casualty is…

Lucie and Rob are just the best

Moo’s Tennis Blog is becoming somewhat of a tribute to Lucie Safarova of late! Many thanks to Kim (@kimdv11) on Twitter for alerting me to another great video of Lucie Safarova and Rob Steckley during a changeover.  Regular readers will know i’m a huge fan of their partnership and I was bowled over by a…