Tag: Ashleigh Barty
Osaka admits she was driven to tears after going down in the first set, but picked pace to win the title in the end.
The Australian Open winner threw off some initial frustrations to emphatically end Wozniacki's reign in Beijing.
Fourth-seeded duo, Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka dropped only one set in the tournament in reaching their first Grand Slam final.
Ashleigh Barty lost 6-2 6-4 to Wang Qiang, ending her run at the US Open.
Ashleigh Barty struggled to find her footing in the first round as Zarina Diyas took five straight games in the first set.
Australia's Ashleigh Barty was off the boil against Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova, who is back on form following several seasons of injuries including a wrist problem.
Ashleigh Barty is set to compete in the semi-finals while Naomi Osaka 's dream to win the Cincinnati Masters has been dashed with a knee injury.
Novak Djokovic was never in danger in his 6-3, 6-4 triumph over 53rd-ranked Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta, whom he finished off in 90 minutes.
The seven-time Cincinnati champion was unable to make an impression as he played only his second match since losing the Wimbledon final to Novak Djokovic.
Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty trounces Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-1, while Simona Halep battles past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 during the second round of the Cincinnati Masters.
Ashleigh Barty has defeated Maria Sharapova at the Australian Open this year.
Pliskova battles hard to reclaim the world no.1 spot, hoping to make her way to the semis.
The reigning US and Australian Open champion, Naomi Osaka, won after taking the first set 6-2 when Germany's Tatjana Maria retired with a left abdominal injury.
Ashleigh Barty’s No 1 ranking is in jeopardy with the defeat to Sofia Kenin.
Serena Williams win today signals the possibility of an all-time record of 24 Grand Slam titles equalling tennis legend Margaret Court.
Ashleigh Barty has navigated recent controversies brought on by fans like a seasoned diplomat.
Ashleigh Barty is bidding to become the first Australian Wimbledon women's champion since Evonne Goolagong Cawley won her second title in 1980.
Ashleigh Barty will play British wild card Harriet Dart at Wimbledon's third round match.
Seven Network now defends itself for a decision to televise Nick Kyrgios's match first instead of world number one Ash Barty during Wimbledon.
Both Ashleigh Barty and Angelique Kerber will be heading through Wimbledon's second round as both players defeated their opponents today.
Ashleigh Barty goes into Wimbledon buoyed while several of her rivals including Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka struggle to rebound.
Sydney's Daily Telegraph crowned Ashleigh Barty the 'new queen' of tennis.
Ashleigh Barty is confident the injury will respond to a short period of rest before the third Grand Slam of the season gets underway on July 1.
Barty is only the second Australian woman to top the world rankings.