Eastbourne Day Seven: Wozniacki and Zverev reign

Tweet Caroline Wozniacki defeated Aryna Sabalenka in the Nature Valley International final to claim her second title in Eastbourne with her first coming in 2009. Sabalenka, ranked 45th in the world, put the pressure on the top seed from the beginning and forced her to defend plenty of break points throughout the match. The 20-year-old Belarussian had two set points at 5-3 but could not convert and in the end lost 5-7 6-7(5). ‘’It’s always tough to lose when you have a chance to win, like a set point or…

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Eastbourne Day Six: Wozniacki through to the final

Tweet On the penultimate day of the Nature Valley International, Caroline Wozniacki advanced to her third tournament final this year and set up a meeting with surprise finalist, Aryna Sabalenka. Zuzanna Marciniak reports: Top seed Caroline Wozniacki will play Aryna Sabalenka in tomorrow’s Nature Valley International final, to claim her second title in Eastbourne, with her last coming in 2009. The Dane defeated former world number one, Angelique Kerber, 2-6 7-6(4) 6-4, despite making several unforced errors in the first set and having to defend a match point in the…

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Eastbourne Day Four: Edmund too good for Murray

Tweet Zuzanna Marciniak concludes day four at the Nature Valley International, where Kyle Edmund beat his compatriot Andy Murray and Caroline Wozniacki ended British hopes as she defeated Johanna Konta. Kyle Edmund became the fifth British player to ever beat Andy Murray and the first one to do it in almost 12 years, as he secured a straight-set win over the former world number one, 6-4 6-4. He now plays Mikhail Kukushkin in the quarterfinals. Edmund looked focused and confident throughout the match and let the nerves take control of…

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Wozniacki wins WTA in Singapore

Tweet The WTA season officially came to an end after the Finals were held in Singapore last week. The former world number one, Caroline Wozniacki, beat Venus Williams 6-4 6-4 in the final and won the biggest title of her career. It was Wozniacki’s first victory over the American, as she had lost all seven previous matches against the 37-year-old Williams. The Dane won in an hour and 29 minutes, although the match could have finished earlier, as she was 5-0 up in the second set, but she lost her…

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