US Open: Top seed Iga Swiatek kicks off her title defence with stunning win over Rebecca Peterson

Top seed Iga Swiatek kicked off her US Open title defence with a demolition job over Rebecca Peterson, while eighth seed Maria Sakkari made an early exit. The 22-year-old four-time Grand Slam champion dropped just eight points as she took the first set to love against Sweden’s Peterson. Peterson did get on the board early…

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Alex Eala, partner enter semifinals after upset of W25 Aldershot top seed – rezal404

Alex Eala and Polish doubles partner Radwanska. –ALEX EALA FACEBOOK MANILA, Philippines — It was a double victory for Alex Eala on Wednesday in the W25 Aldershot as she opened her singles campaign on a high note and entered the doubles semifinal with her partner Urszula Radwanska of Poland in Great Britain. The 18-year-old Filipino,…

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After challenge-filled win, F2 puts seed in crosshairs – rezal404

F2 Logistics celebrate tough five-set win over Choco Mucho in the PVL Invitational Conference. – MARLO CUETO Regine Diego gave credit to everyone on her staff for doing their jobs in a high-wire win the last time out and the F2 Logistics Cargo Movers are being kept on their toes by their coach for a…

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Title or bust for top seed Lady Spikers vs champions – rezal404

The Lady Spikers Room. UAAP PHOTO La Salle absorbed just a single loss throughout the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament, but these No. 1-seeded Lady Spikers know all too well that their success will ultimately be defined by their ability to win it all. And they begin shooting for that success on Sunday in the race-to-two…

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Saying championship is more important than MVP, Laure leads Tigresses’ bid to live another day vs top seed – rezal404

Angel Canino (right) wants Spearhead No. 1 La Salle’s charge. —UAAP MEDIA A month and a day after Eya Laure pointed her right index finger to the heavens and shouted “no sweep, no sweep,” the charismatic University of Santo Tomas star will be hoping to lead the Growling Tigresses to at least another playing day…

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