Rome PHOTOS: Svitolina, Sharapova, Halep, Kontaveit make the semifinals

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In the first women's quarterfinal at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, defending champion Elina Svitolina defeated Angelique Kerber 6-4 6-4. Maria Sharapova won an epic against Jelena Ostapenko that lasted 3 hours and 11 minutes, 6-7(6)...

Rome PHOTOS: Third-round action, defending champ Svitolina survives first-set bagel

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In Thursday's third-round action at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, defending champion Elina Svitolina recovered from a first-set bagel to beat Daria Kasatkina and make the quarterfinals. Angelique Kerber lost just two games in victory over...

Rome PHOTOS: Halep breezes past Osaka, Pliskova fights with chair umpire

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Wednesday's schedule was all about second-round action at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia. World No.1 Simona Halep smooth-sailed into the third round by losing just one game against Naomi Osaka, while sixth seed Karolina Pliskova had...

Rome PHOTOS: Sharapova, Kerber, Kasatkina progress into the second round

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Besides his usual coverage of singles matches, our photographer's Tuesday at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia included the WTA staff handing a special goodbye gift to Roberta Vinci and the first-round doubles victory of Madison Keys...

Rome PHOTOS: Monday’s first-round action, Osaka knocks off Azarenka

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After covering Madrid, our Jimmie48 is already at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome. I apologize for my delays in posting galleries, but it always takes some time for my photographer to sort and send...

It’s a happy end: Arrivederci, Roberta Vinci!

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On Monday at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia, Roberta Vinci played her last career match, losing to Serbia's Aleksandra Krunic 2-6 6-0 6-3 in the first round. My tribute to the successful career of the...

Elina Svitolina wins Rome for record 4th title this season

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Elina Svitolina ended the impressive claycourt streak of Simona Halep, beating the Romanian who had won 26 of her past 30 matches on clay 4-6 7-5 6-1 in the final of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia....

Halep, Svitolina to battle for the Internazionali BNL d’Italia title

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The 64-player draw of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia is down to two players: sixth seed Simona Halep and eighth seed Elina Svitolina. Romania's Halep has established herself as one of the favorites for the upcoming...

Photos from Rome: Halep continues dominant clay run

Simona Halep continued her impressive claycourt campaign at the 2017 Internazionali BNL d’Italia in Rome on Friday by reaching the semifinal stage of the tournament with a straight-set win over fast-rising youngster Anett Kontaveit. Coming to...

Photos from Rome: The quarterfinals are set

The quarterfinals at the 2017 Internazionali BNL d’Italia are set with the final eight players emerging from what has been a week full of surprises and big-name losses. Among the biggest surprises in the round of...