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Amanda Anisimova

French Open organisers move to defuse WTA row

After a Wednesday washout, organisers scheduled both semi-finals, originally scheduled for Thursday, for Friday, with British number one Jo Konta`s contest against Czech Marketa Vondrousova moved to Court Simonne Mathieu, the newly-built third show court.

Jun 07, 2019, 17:21 PM IST

Teenager Marketa Vondrousova beats Johanna Konta to reach French Open final

Unseeded Czech Marketa Vondrousova became the first teenager to reach a Grand Slam final for 10 years as she beat Johanna Konta 7-5 7-6(2) at the French Open on Friday.

Jun 07, 2019, 17:09 PM IST

Ashleigh Barty ends Amanda Anisimova's run to reach French Open final

The eighth-seeded Barty, the first Australian woman to play a final here since Sam Stosur in 2010, will take on Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova on Saturday.

Jun 07, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

French Open: ‘Old’ Halep counting on experience to tame teenager Anisimova

Having dismantled 18-year-old Iga Swiatek of Poland 6-1 6-0 in the last round, defending champion Halep faces a potentially tricky encounter against American Amanda Anisimova.

Jun 05, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

Miami Open: Rain continues to hamper proceedings

Prior to the start of the tournament, officials had boasted a 25 percent jump in ticket sales but the stands have been mostly empty through two days with only one of four sessions completed.

Mar 21, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

American Amanda Anisimova overcomes Wang Qiang, to face Garbine Muguruza in Miami Open second round

Next up for Anisimova, ranked 130th in the world, is Wimbledon champion Muguruza, who will be eager to get back to competition after falling at the first hurdle in Indian Wells. 

Mar 21, 2018, 10:01 AM IST

Indian Wells: Top seed Simona Halep survives, Amanda Anisimova earns 4th round spot

Top seed Simona Halep narrowly avoided an upset in the BNP Paribas Open third round on Sunday, digging deep for a 1-6 7-6(3) 6-2 win over world No. 165 Caroline Dolehide, while 16-year-old Amanda Anisimova also advanced to the fourth round.

Mar 12, 2018, 16:59 PM IST