This is the first time watching Veronika Kudermetova. She thoroughly deserved her place in the last 4 in Charleston. Veronika(yes with a K) has a mighty big forehand especially playing it to her opponent’s right. It took Sloane a while to warm up to the match in the first set but it was too lateContinue reading “CHARLESTON OPEN:KUDERMETOVA VS STEPHENS”


Madison Keys has had a slow start to the 2021 season and she failed to buck the trend against fellow American Sloane Stephens in the round of 32. Keys failed to make Sloane work hard to hold serve. Keys on the other hand had to dig deep to hold serve right from almost right fromContinue reading “CHARLESTON OPEN:KEYS VS STEPHENS”


The WTA tour moved to Charleston, South Carolina for the Volvo Open which is the oldest US tournament. Coco should have won both sets for the loss of no games easily. At 4-0 in the first set up 40-15 on Pironkova’s serve she allowed her opponent to come back to win that game. Imagine whatContinue reading “CHARLESTON OPEN:GAUFF VS PIRONKOVA”