WTA Miami 4th Round Snap Previews: Lucic-Baroni vs Mattek-Sands, Cibulkova vs Safarova

This post previews two fourth round matches to feature on Monday’s schedule at the Miami Open including Mirjana Lucic-Baroni up against Bethanie Mattek-Sands, and Dominika Cibulkova taking on Lucie Safarova.  All eight fourth round matches will be played in Miami on Monday and last year it produced one of the most exciting days of WTA tennis…

WTA Rogers Cup Montreal 2016: Preview of First Round Matches

This post previews three of the first round matches from the Rogers Cup main draw in Montreal, which begins on Monday. Apologies for the muted coverage over the past few days. Two of my best friends got married this weekend and I was on photography duties… it was a wonderful day :-). I’m feeling a bit more recharged now…

Women’s Wimbledon 2016, 4th Round Previews: Best of the rest

Magic Monday at Wimbledon will see all 16 singles matches played across both the women’s and men’s draws. Finally, the tournament is back on track after play on Middle Sunday took place for the first time since 2004. For previews of V.Williams v Suárez Navarro click HERE, Radwanska v Cibulkova click HERE and Halep v…

Women’s Wimbledon 2016, 1st Round Previews: Safarova v Mattek-Sands, Kasatkina v Duval

This post previews two first round matches from the bottom half of the women’s draw including Lucie Safarova v Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Daria Kasatkina v Victoria Duval, which will both be played on Monday. For a first round preview of Garbiñe Muguruza v Camila Giorgi, click here. Wimbledon gets underway on Monday and i’ll be blogging…

WTA Birmingham, 1st Round Preview for Tuesday: Petra Kvitova v Lucie Safarova

Why, draw gods, whyyyy?! In a blockbuster first round match-up at the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, the number five seed, Petra Kvitova takes on fellow Czech, Lucie Safarova. Originally, Safarova was due to play Simona Halep but Kvitova was moved to Halep’s place in the draw reshuffle after the Romanian player pulled out due to an achilles injury. Kvitova and…