The first-ever Making A Racket podcast focuses on the 2020 US Open. It includes discussion about Naomi Osaka, Victoria Azarenka, Serena Williams, motherhood and much more. Continue reading Making A Racket – Episode 1 – US Open 2020
Most of the top seeds in the Ladies’ Singles had a disastrous time at Wimbledon in 2018. Garbine Muguruza, Petra Kvitova, Caroline Wozniacki and Simona Halep all lost early on, and they were far from the only big stars who fell to unheralded opponents.
So is the same kind of carnage going to happen again this year? Hopefully not to the same extent, but you never know with the women’s tour because it is so competitive at the moment. Continue reading Barty, Serena And Kerber Face Nightmare Draw At Wimbledon
It would be easy to look at the 2019 French Open Women’s Singles quarter-final draw and see a picture of carnage, where unheralded names have run amok while seeds have departed Roland Garros with their tails between their legs.
However, a bit of research into the players who beaten stars such as Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka reveals that reports of chaos are greatly exaggerated. Continue reading Why The So-Called Upsets In The French Open Women’s Singles Draw Are Not Shocking
The early exits of nine of the top ten Ladies’ seeds make more sense when you look at the reasons why. Continue reading Why There Has Been Carnage In The Wimbledon Women’s Draw
Maria Sharapova hammered Karolina Pliskova at the 2018 French Open and may now face Serena Williams in the Last 16. Continue reading Sharapova destroys Pliskova to set up possible Serena showdown