PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand joins Greg DePalma as she tries to make sense of a volatile Australian Open women’s draw, where Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza was the latest to suffer an early exit. They also discuss Australia’s searing heat and how it’s affecting play, and look at top players in both draws to keep an eye on moving forward.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand salutes Venus Williams as Player of the Year following Thursday’s straight-sets romp over Garbine Muguruza that booked a semifinal place at the WTA Finals in Singapore. Also, Jelena Ostapenko ends her season on a high note, a preview of Friday’s final day in round-robin play and Martina Hingis – part of the doubles draw – is set to retire at week’s end.
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.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand revisits an age/youth epic to start Day 3 of round-robin matches at the WTA Finals in Singapore, as Venus Williams outlasts teenager Jelena Ostapenko in a three-hour marathon. Also, Karolina Pliskova thrashes Garbine Muguruza in a battle of recent No.1s, and Porsche is in the daily spotlight.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand reviews the opening day at the WTA Finals in Singapore, where recent world No.1s Karolina Pliskova and Garbine Muguruza won their matches. Has Pliskova’s recent coaching change made that big an impact? Andrea also previews Day 2 and spotlights Judy Murray, Andy Murray’s mom-turned-author.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand joins Greg DePalma to preview this week’s WTA Finals in Singapore, where the battle for the year-end top ranking continues among current No.1 Simona Halep, Wimbledon titleholder Garbine Muguruza and Karolina Pliskova. They’re the only returning players from last year’s final eight, while Venus Williams makes her first Finals appearance since 2009.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss Simona Halep‘s ascent to the top of the women’s rankings, becoming the fifth player to hold the top spot in 2017 and third in the past 13 weeks. They also look at the latest movement in the races to reach the WTA Finals later this month in Singapore and the ATP finale in London.
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.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand preview this week’s China Open, where U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal and Wimbledon titleholder Garbine Muguruza hold the top seeds in Beijing. Maria Sharapova, in the field as a wild card, already has ousted Anastasija Sevastova in a rematch of their fourth-round U.S. Open clash.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand look ahead to the U.S. Open, examining both main draws as play is set to commence Monday in New York. The timeless Roger Federer is favored for his third Grand Slam title of 2017, while the women’s side also favors the reigning Wimbledon champion in Garbine Muguruza.