MADRID OPEN:ZVEREV VS BERRETTINI

Sasha Zverev captured the title in Madrid in three sets against Italian Matteo Berrettini. The first set tie break should really have gone to the German having done all the hard work to come from a break down at 4-3. The Italian’s strength was in the one-two punch. Watch at 6-6 in the tie break(7-6Continue reading “MADRID OPEN:ZVEREV VS BERRETTINI”

MADRID OPEN FINAL:BARTY VS SABALENKA

The pair meeting for a second final in the space of 2 weeks. SABALENKA looking to improve from a woeful showing in Germany. She was well on her way to achieving that in the first set going a double break up in no time at 4-0.The key here was finishing her service points early notContinue reading “MADRID OPEN FINAL:BARTY VS SABALENKA”

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”