Tagged with Jamie Hampton

Li Na, Agnieszka Radwanska Advance On Day 1 Of 2013 US Open

Coming into the 2013 US Open, the courts at Flushing Meadow have not been kind to Li Na. Of the 4 Majors, the US Open is the one where Li Na has had the least success. She has 2 first round losses and a third round ouster the last 3 years. It’s a bit surprising … Continue reading


Elena Vesnina Wins 2013 AEGON International

Going into 2013, Elena Vesnina had shown great promise but could not break through in WTA singles finals, having lost all 6 she had reached. She finally broke through, winning the 2013 Moorilla Hobart International, a hard court run-up event to the Australian Open. The 26-year old Russian star can now add a grass court … Continue reading

Ana Ivanovic Upsets Caroline Wozniacki, Advances To Quarterfinals Of 2012 BNP Paribas Open At Indian Wells; Victoria Azarenka Continues To Roll

Wow! I didn’t expect that. Sure, I thought there was a possibility Ana Ivanovic could beat Caroline Wozniacki in the fourth round of the 2012 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. However, I was thinking something along the lines of a tight match with close sets…maybe some momentum swings within those sets. Mostly, I thought … Continue reading