Friday, Sep 30, 2022

Sloane Stephens


French Open: Teenager Gauff books semi-final with straight sets win over Stephens

May 31, 2022 8:18 pm

The 18-year-old, the youngest player left in the draw who was hit by a brief spell of nerves late in the game, will next play Italy's Martina Trevisan for a place in Saturday's final.

Naomi Osaka blows Sloane Stephens away on windy day at Indian Wells

March 11, 2022 8:11 am

In a showdown of former US Open champions, Osaka struggled in the first set amid the mighty gusts in her first match since January.

Sloane Stephens outlasts Heather Watson in 3 sets in Indian Wells opener

October 07, 2021 10:01 am

Stephens won 7 of 18 break points She raced to a 5-0 lead in the third set before Watson held, then served out the win. Watson had seven aces and seven double faults on the hard courts at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.

Sloane Stephens overpowers Coco Gauff at US Open; Naomi Osaka's foe withdraws

September 02, 2021 12:49 pm

Stephens had first met Gauff several years earlier and clearly knew what she was talking about.

Americans Sloane Stephens and Cori Gauff crash out in Washington

July 31, 2019 9:54 am

Stephens, whose best result this year was a run to the Madrid semi-finals in May, was misfiring from the start and never managed to settle into much of a groove in her first meeting with the Swedish world number 70.

French Open 2019: Johanna Konta breezes into Roland Garros last four

June 04, 2019 9:27 pm

Konta, who had never before won a match here, will face either Petra Martic or Marketa Vondrousova for a spot in the final.

Sloane Stephens beats Sara Sorribes Tormo in straight sets to advance at Volvo Car Open

April 03, 2019 2:54 pm

Top-seeded American Sloane Stephens needed more than two hours to defeat Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo in her opening match Tuesday at the WTA's Volvo Car Open

Former US Open champion Sloane Stephens qualifies for WTA finals

October 15, 2018 10:20 am

Sloane Stephens joins Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber, Naomi Osaka, Petra Kvitova and Caroline Wozniacki in the singles field for the Oct. 21-28 event.

US Open 2018: Sloane Stephens proud despite failure to repeat triumph

September 05, 2018 8:27 am

Defending Champion Sloane Stephens, who lost her quarter-final against Latvian 19th seed Anastasija Sevastova in straight sets, is not about to lose any sleep over her failed bid at a repeat

US Open 2018: Serena Williams battles past Karolina Pliskova to reach semis

September 05, 2018 8:08 am

Serena Williams, who is bidding for a record seventh title at Flushing Meadows as well her 24th career Grand Slam crown, beat Czech eighth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-4 6-3.


Sloane Stephens wins US Open 2017 women's singles title

September 10, 2017 11:02 am

Sloane Stephens created history by winning her maiden Grand Slam title, after defeating the 15th seeded Madison Keys in the US Open final at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Saturday.

US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens' road to final

September 08, 2017 4:03 pm

The 83rd seed Sloane Stephens of United States has reached her first Grand Slam final at the US Open after defeating the seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams in the semifinal by 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 in a two hour, seven minute encounter.