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 review a scintillating first two days at the U.S. Open, as Maria Sharapova wins her first Grand Slam match in 20 months – over world No.2 Simona Halep, no less – and Roger Federer is taken to a fifth set out of the gate by American Frances Tiafoe.
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.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand joins Greg DePalma live from the Citi Open in Washington, where Simona Halep is the top women’s seed with a chance to take over the No.1 world ranking. They also discuss the Bank of the West Classic in California, where Halep first sought a wild-card entry – and was turned down. Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza heads that lineup.
Tennis: Novak Djokovic’s 2017 season is done after determining his elbow injury needs more time to heal. On the women’s side, Simona Halep endures wild-card hijinks in California.
Tennis: With the season’s third Grand Slam event in the books, many of the game’s top players take pause ahead of beginning preparations for next month’s U.S. Open.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss all the the buzz at Wimbledon, topped by Rafael Nadal‘s ouster in a five-set instant classic against Gilles Muller, decided 15-13 in the final set. Also, Venus Williams and CoCo Vandeweghe give American tennis two entrants in the women’s quarterfinals, but the No.1 ranking will change hands after Angelique Kerber‘s exit.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss top headlines from the opening week at Wimbledon, including comments by several players that this year’s grass is slower (and more worn) than usual. They also look ahead to Monday’s fourth round, as the men’s “Big Four” continue to roll and the women’s draw is wide open.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take a look at Wimbledon‘s opening round, in which No.5 seed Stan Wawrinka was given an early exit and Nick Kyrgios was forced to abandon his match with injury. Roger Federer, on the other hand, scored his 85th win to take sole possession of the men’s all-time record.