Petra Kvitova

Petra Kvitova survives Jasmine Paolini in Wimbledon opener

Fresh off her fifth grass-court title at the Rothesay International Eastbourne, Petra Kvitova recovered from a set down to beat Jasmine Paolini in the first round of Wimbledon, 2-6 6-4 6-2. Never before had Paolini...
Ons Jabeur

Wimbledon WTA draw analysis: Favorites and missing players

As notable contenders make their withdrawal, returning stars make a surprise entry as we analyze the Wimbledon draw for 2022. There's no doubt, the ban on Russian and Belarusian players has created a divide among...
Petra Kvitova coach Jiri Vanek

Photos: Petra Kvitova kisses boyfriend Jiri Vanek after Eastbourne triumph

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova enjoyed the perfect tune-up for The Championships as she overpowered fellow Grand Slam winner Jelena Ostapenko to clinch the Eastbourne title. During the trophy ceremony, Jimmie48 took a number...
Iga Swiatek

Porsche Tennis Grand Prix draw analysis: Iga Swiatek, the clear favorite

With last year's champion Ashleigh Barty out for the count, the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix hangs in the balance. Iga Swiatek looks to add a clay-court title to her streak. The Stuttgart Open is underway,...
Karolina Pliskova

Swiatek, Pliskova, Kvitova enter Charleston 2022 field

The Credit One Charleston Open, the largest women’s-only tennis tournament in North America, has added top tennis players Iga Swiatek, Karolina Pliskova and Petra Kvitova to an impressive tournament field, which now features five...

Top 5 tennis shoes for women (2022)

Top 5 tennis shoes for women sported by WTA players at the start of the 2022 season. Nike, Adidas, Fila, New Balance, Asics.
Jelena Ostapenko Dubai 2022

Ostapenko beats three Grand Slam champions to advance to Dubai semifinals

Jelena Ostapenko saved a match point to battle past Petra Kvitova in the quarterfinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships and record her third straight victory over a Grand Slam champion. After eliminating 2020...
Garbine Muguruza Dubai 2022

WTA players getting ready for Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

Eight of the Top 10 players will kick off main-draw action at the WTA 500 tournament in Dubai next week. Jimmie48 is already in the United Arab Emirates, taking behind-the-scenes and on-court photos of...

A glance at the most powerful women’s forehands on the WTA Tour

The WTA has seen its fair share of dominant women's forehands through the decades, from Steffi Graf to Monica Seles and Maria Sharapova, but who takes the cake among the active players? While it does...

Tennis apparel at 2022 Australian Open: Asymmetry and prints inspired by butterflies, Great Barrier Reef, rainbows

Even though it looks like tournaments are dominated by Nike fashion, as so many top stars promote the Swoosh, the 2022 Australian Open delivers what seems to be a more diverse than ever tennis...