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Top seed Wang rallies to reach Bronx Open semifinals

Aug. 22, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Top-seeded Wang Qiang rallied from a dismal start to beat Anna Blinkova 0-6, 6-1, 6-4 on Thursday and reach the semifinals of the Bronx Open. Wang won just six of 20 points on her serve in the first set but turned around the match against Blinkova, a Russian whose next match will be against...

Strycova upset in first match at WTA's Bronx Open

Aug. 20, 2019 6:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Wimbledon semifinalist Barbora Strycova was knocked out of the Bronx Open on Tuesday with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 loss to Bernarda Pera. Strycova was the No. 3 seed and was playing her opening match in the new WTA tournament after receiving a first-round bye. But the 33-year-old Czech, the oldest...

Cornet, Pera win in first round of new WTA Bronx Open

Aug. 18, 2019 10:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Alizé Cornet beat Kateryna Kozlova 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday night in a weather-delayed match at the Bronx Open. Bernarda Pera was the other winner on the first day of main-draw play at the new WTA tournament, with the American wild-card entrant beating Veronika Kudermetova 6-0, 6-2. The only...