Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova Wild Card Overshadows US Open Build-Up

Of all the Grand Slams, the US Open has always been the one to buck a trend, for better or worse. Introducing equal pay...

Five Pop-Corn First Round Match-Ups in Dubai

Tennis fans know it: you don’t even have time to breath after Doha, because it’s already time for Dubai! The two Arabic tournaments are indeed...

Burrage and Dunne Win Big on Successful Day for British Tennis

Two Brits will meet in the second round of qualifying at the Nature Valley Classic. Katy Dunne and Jodie Burrage won their respective first...

WTA Istanbul Day 1 Predictions including Johanna Larsson vs Margarita Gasparyan

The 2019 WTA Istanbul Cup starts on Easter Monday with two top 30 players taking part, Carla Suarez Navarro and Mihaela Buzarnescu. Three main...

Elina Svitolina: Great Expectations

There's a famous saying that suggests life's delays are not life's denials. That's something which seems to resonate with 24-year-old Elina Svitolina. "My dreams when...

Zhang Gets Back in the Tennis Saddle at Japan Open after US Open slip-up

After a "what if" sort of a US Open 2017 for exciting Chinese talent Shuai Zhang, squandering a match point to Karolina Pliskova, she...

WTA Dubai 2019 Day 4 Predictions – Including Elina Svitolina vs Garbine Muguruza

Newly crowned world #1 Naomi Osaka fell 3-6 3-6 to Kristina Mladenovic of France in a shocking second-round upset yesterday at the WTA Dubai....
Margaret Court in action at 1973 Wimbledon Championships

Margaret Court: The Greatest of All Time?

In this series, we here at LWOT will be examining the merits of the various claimants to the title of the greatest of all...

Alex De Minaur and Svetlana Kuznetsova Make Surprise Runs to Citi Open Final

De Minaur Saves Match Points Against Rublev To Setup Final with Zverev Embed from Getty Images In another great match at the...

Sharapova Stuns Halep in US Open First Round Clash

Maria Sharapova has made a memorable return to the US Open after upsetting number 2 seed, Simona Halep, in a three-set thriller. The Russian...