Bianca Andreescu News
Bianca Andreescu defeated Garbine Muguruza 0-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-1 to maintain her unbeaten record against the Spaniard and get her 2023 season off to a winning start.
Andreescu arrived on court in a navy blue skirt, but with gusts of wind blowing her outfit around, she pleaded with the chair umpire to make a change.
Four-time major champion Naomi Osaka revealed she sustained an Achilles injury after her opening win against Anastasia Potapova
Naomi Osaka progressed to the second round in Madrid by snapping the nine-match winning streak of Anastasia Potapova with a 6-3, 6-1 victory
It will be the 19-year-old Emma Raducanu's first match against a top 10 opponent.
The 21-year-old world number 46, who missed multiple tournaments this season after contracting coronavirus in April, said she planned to use her absence from Melbourne as an opportunity to recharge.
World No 2 Medvedev moves on to the round of 16 where he will face Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov, who cruised past American Reilly Opelka.
Medvedev didn't face a break point, and converted three of his seven break chances against the American to wrap things up in 72 minutes.
Beating the eighth-seeded Andreescu made Rogers 24-19 in 2021, giving her a career high for wins in a season.
The 18-year-old became the first player to emerge from qualifying to win a Grand Slam tournament when she beat another teenager, 19-year-old Canadian Leylah Fernandez, 6-4, 6-3 on Saturday.
Americans Shelby Rogers, Jenson Brooksby and Reilly Opelka won on Day 6 of US Open with Novak Djokovic taking another step towards calendar Slam.
Reigning Wimbledon champion Barty won 11 of 14 games after dropping the first set, only for Rogers to capture five of the last six games for a shocking 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (7/5) triumph.
Day 2 of US Open had its fair share of drama for some while it was smooth sailing for the big guns Novak Djokovic, Ashleigh Barty, Alexander Zverev - to name a few.
US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic launches calendar Slam quest with win; qualifier stuns Pablo Carreno Busta
Fourth-seeded Zverev, coming off Japan gold and a title two weeks ago at Cincinnati, dispatched American Sam Querrey 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 in a first-round match at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Jabeur won her 36th match of the season, second-best on the Tour behind Sabalenka, with 37.
Andreescu, the 2019 US Open champion, who missed the entire 2020 season with injury, has played little in 2021 and hadn't won a match since reaching the second round at Eastbourne in June.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Empty stadiums, pandemic, scheduling get in the way of tennis players and Olympic dream
A big bunch of tennis players are giving the Tokyo Olympics a miss due to injuries, scheduling concerns, pandemic, absence of fans and strict COVID-19 rules.
Goffin joins several high-profile players who have already withdrawn from the Olympics.
Andreescu joins several high-profile players who have already withdrawn from the Olympics.
Wimbledon 2021: Fighting Murray, flawless Djokovic slip into third round; Sofia Kenin loses to Madison Brengle
World number one Djokovic, chasing a sixth Wimbledon and record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title, won 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 over the 102nd-ranked South African.