Photos from Stanford: Bellis eliminates Kvitova

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A year ago, CiCi Bellis from nearby Atherton was poised to join Stanford’s athletics department when she last played the Bank of the West Classic on the university’s campus. Less than 12 months later, the...

Photos from Stanford: Kvitova makes winning Bank of the West Classic debut

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Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova made a successful debut at the 2017 Bank of the West Classic on Thursday. Playing in Stanford for the very first time in her career, Kvitova won her second-round match...

Photos from Stanford: Bellis makes winning start

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Local hero CiCI Bellis made a proper start into her 2017 Bank of the West Classic campaign, winning her first round match against Alize Cornet from France in straight sets. The 18-year-old American, who has...

Photos from Birmingham: Kvitova & Muguruza reach Aegon Classic semis

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Petra Kvitova’s comeback continues to pick up steam at the 2017 Aegon Classic. The two-time Wimbledon champion made the semifinals, playing only her second tournament after a long break due to the injuries suffered in...

Photos from Birmingham: Konta & Svitolina make early exits

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The last British hope at the 2017 Aegon Classic crashed out on Thursday as Johanna Konta fell to American Coco Vandeweghe. Coming off a final in Nottingham the week before, Konta failed to advance into...

Photos from Birmingham: Czechs lead the way on Tuesday

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Tuesday at the 2017 Aegon Classic was a very good day for Czech tennis as Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova clinched wins to kick off their campaigns in Birmingham. In the morning, Petra Kvitova completed...

Photos from Madrid: The semifinals are set

After Thursday's quarterfinals, the 2017 Mutua Madrid Open is now down to final four players. Since most of the top seeds hit trouble in the Spanish capital early on, the semifinal players include some names not...

Photos from Madrid: Kerber retires, Bouchard & Halep move on

The 2017 Mutua Madrid Open lost its top seed on Wednesday as Germany’s Angelique Kerber retired late into her match against Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard. Facing a 0-5 deficit in the second set, Kerber was forced to...

Photos from Madrid: Halep surives, Cibulkova crashes out

Big names at the 2017 Mutua Madrid Open continue to struggle as the majority of top seeds have failed to make the tournament’s third round. After Karolina Pliskova, Maria Sharapova, Madison Keys, Garbine Muguruza and Johanna Konta...

Thursday’s Stuttgart photos: Sharapova keeps progressing, top seed Kerber out

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Thursday at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix was another very exciting day, although the craze over Maria Sharapova's comeback has substantially decreased. First the local crowd celebrated the now standard excellent performance of Laura Siegemund...