WTA players celebrate Valentine’s Day, with or without a date

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WTA players always fill my social media feeds with love photos and messages on Valentine's Day and this year is no exception, but I have to say that my favorite posts are always those...
Mihaela Buzarnescu San Jose

San Jose PHOTOS: Monday’s first-round action

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Our Jimmie48 attended all six first-round matches that opened main-draw action at the 2019 Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic on Monday, highlighted by wildcard Daria Kasatkina's upset of defending champion Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-2 6-2 and...
Simona Halep Wimbledon 2019

Halep wins all-Romanian break-fest against Buzarnescu

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Seventh seed Simona Halep squeezed past fellow Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3 4-6 6-2 in one hour and 51 minutes to reach the third round of Wimbledon 2019. It was a low-quality match that included as...

Birmingham PHOTOS: Pliskova & Konta advance, Vekic arrives, Venus plays doubles

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The final round of qualifying completed at the Nature Valley Classic on Monday and the first round of the main draw kicked off. Our photographer Jimmie48 didn't make it to the qualifying matches which...

Rome PHOTOS: Quarterfinals set as Osaka, Bertens, Vondrousova, Konta, Mladenovic, Sakkari win two matches in one day

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After a washed-out Wednesday at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, Thursday's schedule was insanely busy and six eventual quarterfinalists played their second-round and third-round matches one after the other. World No.1 Naomi Osaka first dispatched Dominika...

Doha PHOTOS: Halep arrives, first round completes on busy Tuesday

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Tuesday was a very dynamic day at the Qatar Total Open in Doha. Eleven first-round matches completed, top seed Simona Halep arrived to the tournament in the morning, other big players hit the practice...

Brisbane PHOTOS: Main-draw action kicks off on New Year’s Eve

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While the rest of the world is celebrating and enjoying time off, WTA players are as busy as ever, trying to start their new season in the best way possible. December 31st in Brisbane was...

Brisbane PHOTOS: Kvitova, Stephens, Stosur get glamorous, others practice & battle for the main draw

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Continuing our 2019 Brisbane International warm-up, Jimmie48 photographed a number of practice sessions, second round of qualifying and glammed-up Petra Kvitova, Sloane Stephens and Sam Stosur (notice that they were all wearing the same...

Buzarnescu wins maiden title in San Jose, debuts in Top 20

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Romania's world No.24 Mihaela Buzarnescu made short work of Greek world No.49 Maria Sakkari to win her first WTA title at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose, having never previously played the tournament’s predecessor in...

Sakkari, Buzarnescu to battle for first WTA title

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Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu won her third three-setter this week to set up the Mubadala Silicon Valley final against Maria Sakkari of Greece. The fifth-seeded Buzarnescu got past fourth seed Elise Mertens 4-6 6-3 6-1 and will...