Kenin wins Lyon, Svitolina victorious in Monterrey

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Sofia Kenin ended her three-match losing streak at the inaugural Open 6ème Sens - Métropole de Lyon tournament in France and proceeded all the way to the title, while Elina Svitolina won the Abierto...

Azarenka, Clijsters lose Monterrey openers

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Comeback moms, Grand Slam champions and former world No.1s Victoria Azarenka and Kim Clijsters are both still working to shrug off rustiness as they lost in the first round of the Abierto GNP Seguros...

Comeback moms Clijsters, Azarenka practice together at Monterrey Open

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Kim Clijsters has arrived in Monterrey to debut at the Abierto GNP Seguros for the second tournament of her comeback after a seven-year absence and the Hall of Famer was spotted on the court...
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See you in March! Kim Clijsters announces 2020 comeback schedule.

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After shocking the tennis world by announcing a 2020 comeback and then postponing it because of a knee injury, Kim Clijsters updates us on her current health and shares her planned schedule for the upcoming...

First time in WTA history: 16 tournaments, 16 different champions in 2019

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New times bring new vibes and the latest vibe in the WTA world is that of unpredictability -- there are no dominant players that can sleepwalk through the first few rounds of tournaments and...

Muguruza closes hardcourt season with Monterrey title

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Before switching to her favorite clay courts, Venezuelan-born Garbine Muguruza crowned her hardcourt season at the Abierto GNP Seguros in Monterrey, Mexico. After victories over local wildcard Renata Zarazua, Alison Riske, eighth seed Ajla Tomljanovic and sixth seed...

Pavlyuchenkova beats No.1 Kerber for FOURTH Monterrey title

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Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova captured her ninth WTA title and fourth in Monterrey by beating Angelique Kerber in the final featuring the tournament's top two seeds. The second-seeded Pavlyuchenkova recorded the biggest victory of her career by...

Timea Bacsinszky becomes the queen of Mexico

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Does Timea Bacsinszky have some Mexican blood? :) The Swiss born to Hungarian parents has won ten matches in a row on Mexican soil, and after her last weekend's triumph in Acapulco, the 25-year-old added...

Nicole Vaidisova makes first WTA main draw since comeback, to face Ana Ivanovic in Monterrey

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Nicole Vaidisova used to be one of the most promising young players, but then while still on the rise she retired and got married in 2010. In 2013 she separated from her husband, fellow tennis player Radek Stepanek,...

Monterrey hosts WTA players’ party to remember

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I missed to report about the fun Abierto Monterrey Afirme players' party right away, but even though I'm featuring the story about it with a two-day delay, it seems that I'm not that much late since...