Tara Moore stuns Christina McHale to blast into Aegon Open Nottingham quarters

Tara Moore stuns Christina McHale to blast into Aegon Open Nottingham quarters

Brit Tara Moore produced the shock of the Aegon Open Nottingham so far to get past America’s World No. 67, Christina McHale to reach the quarter-finals of a WTA event for the first time in her career. The 23-year-old qualifier, ranked 213 places below McHale, showed poise, confidence and sheer audacity at times against the […]

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Konta and Moore take centre stage on Ladies Day at Aegon Open

Konta and Moore take centre stage on Ladies Day at Aegon Open

British star and No. 2 seed Johanna Konta and fellow local hopeful Tara Moore will hit Centre Court on Ladies Day at the Aegon Open Nottingham tomorrow (Thursday) as they look to reach the quarter-finals of the WTA International event. World No. 18 Konta, who became the first Brit to break into the top 20 […]

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Wozniacki and Pliskova among bevy of world-class stars aiming to reach Aegon Open Nottingham quarters

Wozniacki and Pliskova among bevy of world-class stars aiming to reach Aegon Open Nottingham quarters

Former World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki headlines a world-class line-up on Centre Court at the Aegon Open Nottingham on Wednesday, as three of the top four seeds aim to progress to the quarter-finals of the WTA event. Third seed Wozniacki, fresh from a 7-5 6-3 victory over Turkey’s Cagla Buyukakcay on Tuesday, is third on […]

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Wozniacki and British Stars to shine on second day of Aegon Open Nottingham

Wozniacki and British Stars to shine on second day of Aegon Open Nottingham

Former World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki will be joined by a parade of British stars, including Heather Watson, Naomi Broady and Laura Robson, on centre court at the Aegon Open Nottingham on Tuesday. A fourth Brit, Tara Moore will be in action for a fourth straight day, having come through qualifying to reach the main […]

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British number 1 Konta to face Duval in Round 1 of Aegon Open Nottingham

British number 1 Konta to face Duval in Round 1 of Aegon Open Nottingham

British No.1 and tournament second seed Johanna Konta will start her Aegon Open Nottingham campaign against American Victoria Duval. Konta, who reached the semi-finals of the Australian Open earlier this year, could meet Hucknall’s Freya Christie in the second round, should the wildcard get the better of world No. 85 Saisai Zheng in her opening […]

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Azarenka forced out of Aegon Open with injury

Azarenka forced out of Aegon Open with injury

Victoria Azarenka has confirmed today that she has had to withdraw from the Aegon Open Nottingham because of injury. Azarenka has spent the past two days at the Nottingham Tennis Centre practicing on grass ahead of the WTA International event, however, she has not been able to prove her fitness after retiring in the first […]

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East Midlands local Katie Boulter among 4 Brits to get Aegon Open Nottingham started

East Midlands local Katie Boulter among 4 Brits to get Aegon Open Nottingham started

East Midlands teenager Katie Boulter is among four Brits in action on the first day of the Aegon Open Nottingham as qualifying for the WTA International event starts on Saturday, 4 June. Boulter 19, takes on Renata Voracova of the Czech Republic – ranked ​361 places above her in the world – while Tara Moore […]

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Local rising star Freya Christie handed Aegon Open Nottingham wild card

Local rising star Freya Christie handed Aegon Open Nottingham wild card

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed today that rising British star Freya Christie is set to feature in the main draw of WTA event for the first time after receiving a wild card into the Aegon Open Nottingham, starting in her home city on Saturday, 4 June. The 18-year-old from Hucknall knows the Nottingham […]

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