Gauff battles past Svitolina to defend Auckland title

In a thrilling showdown at the ASB Classic final in Auckland, Coco Gauff successfully defended her title against a determined Elina Svitolina with a 6-7(4) 6-3 6-3 victory. After squandering a 5-3 lead and two set...
Elina Svitolina

Svitolina prevails in thrilling showdown against Wozniacki at ASB Classic

Elina Svitolina secured a victory against Caroline Wozniacki in the ASB Classic's first-round, continuing her dominance over the former world No.1. The match, lasting one hour and 45 minutes, showcased the Ukrainian's resilience, clinching...
Caroline Wozniacki talking to the press

Svitolina vs. Wozniacki, a first-round blockbuster in Auckland

The opening round of the ASB Classic in Auckland promises an exciting showdown between Elina Svitolina and Caroline Wozniacki—a match-up featuring two mothers who made their return to the tour in 2023 and swiftly...
Caroline Wozniacki

Wozniacki to kick off 2024 season in Auckland

Caroline Wozniacki has announced that her first tournament in the 2024 season will be the ASB Classic in Auckland, as she prepares to return to the Australian Open for the first time in four...
Emma Raducanu

Emma Raducanu starts 2023 with injury and tears

Playing only her second match in the 2023 season, Emma Raducanu suffered an ankle injury and left the court in tears after retiring in the round of 16 at the ASB Classic. World No.78 Raducanu...
Venus Williams

Venus Williams falls at second hurdle in Auckland

After winning her first match since Wimbledon 2021 in Auckland this week, Venus Williams was stopped in the second round as China's Zhu Lin came back from 5-3 down in the third set to...
Sloane Stephens Nike

Bye bye, Nike! Sloane Stephens starts 2023 without the Swoosh

Nike is significantly reducing its presence in women's tennis, at least we can conclude that from the number of WTA players that no longer endorse the brand at the start of the 2023 season....

Corona lurks into the 2021 season, ASB Classic canceled

We were all hoping that the tennis schedule would start afresh in the 2021 season, but the woes caused by the coronavirus pandemic are not going to stay stuck in 2020. The latest news...

Serena Williams wins Auckland for first title since becoming a mom

Serena Williams won her first title since 2017 with a 6-3 6-4 victory over fellow American Jessica Pegula in the ASB Classic final. After winning the 2017 Australian Open pregnant, Williams has reached six finals,...
Serena Williams

Serena Williams storms into Auckland final as Wozniacki gets bageled by Pegula

Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki are set to play the doubles final at the ASB Classic on Sunday, while in singles semifinals they had mixed results, with the American needing just 44 minutes to...