Monday, September 18, 2023

Weekend Tennis Roundup

Barbora Krejcíkova and Ashlyn Krueger took home titles, while the men battled it out in the rightfully maligned Davis Cup 2.0. Full report BELOW.

In the Battle of the Fluky Major Winners, Barbora Krejcikova beat Sofia Kenin 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 on Saturday in the San Diego Open for her second title of the year and seventh on the WTA Tour.

American teenager Ashlyn Krueger capped off a breakthrough week at the Japan Open by defeating No.1 seed Zhu Lin 6-3, 7-6(6) to win her first Hologic WTA Tour title.

And after a week of Davis Cup action in random cities that had zero home-country support, eight nations advanced and will now travel to Malaga in a bid to be crowned world champions. Australia, defending champs Canada, Czech Republic, Finland (who knocked out the U.S.), Great Britain, Italy, Netherlands and Serbia, which saw Novak Djokovic compete days after his record 24th major title. Fans were hoping for a clash with Carlos Alcaraz, but the young Spaniard opted not to play.

Franco Agamenone knows what he's doing

Who wants to get paddled by THIS ONE?

Everybody loves Grigor! 

After going on an insane losing streak, sexy Franco-American Maxime Cressey claimed his first title of the year by beating Benjamin Bonzi 6-3, 2-0 (retired) in Rennes

Kiss them, they're Irish! 

23 candles for Arnaud Bovy-Tinant

Who doesn't like their rocks hairy? 

Adam Jones back grinding in the desert

I wouldn't want him upstaging me at my wedding! 

Borna on Borna love

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