PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand recaps the latest at the WTA Finals in Singapore, where Caroline Wozniacki booked her place in the semifinals with a straight-sets thrashing of world No.1 Simona Halep. Also, Caroline Garcia kept her hopes alive with a comeback win, a preview of Day 5’s Venus Williams/Garbine Muguruza clash and WTA supervisor Pam Whytcross is the daily spotlight.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss the action at this week’s China Open, where Karolina Pliskova, Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina battle to overtake Garbine Muguruza as world No.1 with the Spaniard’s first-round walkout. Also, Canada’s Milos Raonic wins in Japan in his first match back from wrist surgery – but stirs the debate on the long professional season.
Tennis: A custody battle in a California court will keep Victoria Azarenka out of all U.S. Open tuneup events this summer – and maybe the U.S. Open itself.
Tennis: PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand breaks down the top contenders at Roland Garros, as neither top seed arrives in form and no Serena Williams or Roger Federer in sight.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand, freshly arrived in Paris for next week’s French Open, joins Greg DePalma to discuss pre-Open headlines that include Novak Djokovic‘s selection of Andre Agassi to be his new coach. They also review the youth uprising that took place in Rome, with Alexander Zverev and Elina Svitolina winning titles.
Tennis: While baby news made a lot of off-court headlines, Alexander Zverev and Elina Svitolina registered victories in Rome to reach the highest rankings of their careers.
Tennis: As Maria Sharapova returned to the court after a 15-month absence and Ilie Nastase sought to clean up his verbal mess, Rafael Nadal did what he almost always does in Barcelona.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand recap big weeks for Jo Wilfried Tsonga (pictured) in France and Jack Sock in Delray Beach, along with Elina Svitolina in Dubai on the women’s circuit. They also pause to remember John McEnroe Sr., the family patriarch who passed away last week.
Tennis: Jo Wilfried Tsonga continues his sizzling run, Jack Sock is a walkover winner in Delray Beach and a tennis patriarch passes away.
Karolina Pliskova from the Czech Republic is our pick to win her first career Grand Slam event when she travels down under with the rest of the world’s top tennis stars starting tonight in Melbourne for the 2017 Australian Open.