Maria Sharapova
Agence France-Presse

Maria Sharapova's Campaign Off To Tough Start In Shenzhen

The match between Maria Sharapova and Timea Bacsinszky lasted an hour 42 minutes.

French Open: Timea Bacsinszky, Jelena Ostapenko In Semis; Rain Pushes Men
Agence France-Presse

French Open: Timea Bacsinszky, Jelena Ostapenko In Semis; Rain Pushes Men's Matches To Wednesday

Swiss Bacsinszky reached the women's semis for the second time at Roland Garros, to meet Latvian teen Ostapenko.

US Open Women
Agence France-Presse

US Open Women's Singles Match in Betting Alert

The Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) said that a match alert for a August 30 encounter at the US Open had been received from betting organisations.

Czech Republic beats Lleyton Hewitt, Australia team at Hopman Cup
Associated Press

Czech Republic beats Lleyton Hewitt, Australia team at Hopman Cup

Jiri Vesely defeated Lleyton Hewitt, who will retire after the Australian Open, 6-3, 6-7 (1), 6-4 before Karolina Pliskova came from 3-1 down in the second set to beat Jarmila Wolfe Gajdosova 7-5, 6-3 at Perth, Western Australia.

Six Players Whose Games are Primed for Wimbledon
Geoff Macdonald, The New York Times

Six Players Whose Games are Primed for Wimbledon

From Lucie Safarova and Madison Keys to Kevin Anderson and Vicktor Troicki, here are six underdogs to watch out for at Wimbledon.

Hotel Work Preceded Semifinal Trip
Ben Rothenberg, The New York Times

Hotel Work Preceded Semifinal Trip

Disillusioned with tennis, Timea Bacsinszky studied hotel management but was often told not to give up on her dreams. Now, she faces Serena Williams in the French Open semis.

Serena Williams Expects Tough Battle vs Timea Bacsinszky
Agence France-Presse

Serena Williams Expects Tough Battle vs Timea Bacsinszky

Serena Williams is aware of Timea Bacsinszky's fighting abilities and says her French Open semi-final against her is hardly going to be a walk in the park.

Timea Bacsinszky Stuns Fourth Seed Petra Kvitova at French Open
Agence France-Presse

Timea Bacsinszky Stuns Fourth Seed Petra Kvitova at French Open

Petra Kvitova won the first set but 23rd seed Timea Bacsinszky hit back hard to claim the next two.

Simona Halep Beats Timea Bacsinszky for Shenzhen Open Title
Agence France-Presse

Simona Halep Beats Timea Bacsinszky for Shenzhen Open Title

Halep, the number one seed and third-ranked female player in the world, dispatched number eight seed Bacsinszky 6-2, 6-2 in 62 minutes in the $500,000 tournament to score her ninth WTA title.

Maria Sharapova Knocked Out by Qualifier at Wuhan Open
Associated Press

Maria Sharapova Knocked Out by Qualifier at Wuhan Open

Timea Bacsinszky beat Maria Sharapova in straight sets to register the biggest win of her career.

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