MADRID OPEN:VENUS WILLIAMS VS BRADY

The road to Roland Garros made a detour this week in Madrid fir the Madrid WTA 1000 tournament. It’s star power diminished somewhat by the absence of Serena Williams owing to should we say unfortunate comments by tournament director Tiriac. But veteran American Venus took part and played on Friday against compatriot Aussie Open finalistContinue reading “MADRID OPEN:VENUS WILLIAMS VS BRADY”

STUTTGART TENNIS GRAND PRIX:BRADY VS KVITOVA

The clay court season for the WTA is in full swing making a stop in Stuttgart, Germany. Defending champ Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic triumphing over Australian Open finalist Jennifer Brady of the USA. Petra is a fairly tall lady. That can be both an advantage and a disadvantage on the tennis court. TheContinue reading “STUTTGART TENNIS GRAND PRIX:BRADY VS KVITOVA”

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: BRADY VS OSAKA

It looks like Osaka saving match point against Muguruza earlier in the tournament was basically her winning the tournament then. She brushed aside American Jen Brady 6-3 6-4 to lift a second Aussie Open crown. Brady started confidently holding serve solidly and confidently for a first time finalist. At 1-1 Osaka broke to love andContinue reading “AUSTRALIAN OPEN: BRADY VS OSAKA”