May 24, 2019 11:18 am
After winning the French Open in 2017, Jelena Ostapenko won just 23 matches next season and comes into this edition with eight matches won in 2019. She is now ranked 40th in the world, unseeded and unfancied.
April 02, 2019 10:27 am
Belinda Bencic made a strong start to her claycourt season with a 6-3 6-0 win over qualifier Destanee Aiava to reach the second round of the Charleston Open
July 12, 2018 10:20 pm
Germany's Angelique Kerber proved too solid for error-strewn Latvian Jelena Ostapenko as she reached her second Wimbledon final with a 6-3 6-3 victory on Thursday.
July 11, 2018 1:10 am
After her astonishing run at Roland Garros last June when she won the first title of her career, Ostapenko seemed to struggle with the expectations of being a Grand Slam champion.
July 10, 2018 8:04 pm
Jelena Ostapenko became the first Latvian to reach the Wimbledon singles semi-finals after she subdued Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova 7-5 6-4 on Tuesday.
July 10, 2018 12:45 am
Jelena Ostapenko came back from 5-2 down to crush Aliaksandra Sasnovich 7-6(4) 6-0 and reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the second year running on Monday.
May 27, 2018 11:29 pm
Not since Anastasia Myskina lost in the opening round of the 2005 tournament has the French Open lost its women's champion so early.
May 06, 2018 10:41 am
World number one Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki and Garbine Muguruza will take to the courts for their first round matches on Sunday.
March 30, 2018 11:33 am
Stephens, who also beat Azarenka in the second round at Indian Wells this month, took control of the match early in the second set and never looked back as she raced through the decider with ease.
January 15, 2018 7:22 pm
American Sloane Stephens enjoyed a fairytale run to win the U.S. Open last year ranked 83rd in the world but has not won a match since. Stephens has now lost eight matches in a row.
June 10, 2017 11:42 pm
Jelena Ostapenko created history after defeating Simona Halep in straight sets and clinched her first French Open, also her first Grand Slam. The 20-year old came back after losing the first set 6-4 and went onto win the last two sets comprehensively 6-4, 6-3.