Pliskova Wins; Krejcikova is Eliminated from the AKRON WTA Finals

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 14, 2021.- With a spectacular comeback, the Czech Karolina Pliskova beat her compatriot Barbora Krejcikova 0-6, 6-4, 6-4 to eliminate her from the singles portion of the WTA Finals Guadalajara 2021 within the Teotihuacán group.  Pliskova dropped the first set 6-0 and was down 4-2 in the second before mounting a comeback. […]

Stosur and Zhang Stop Aoyama and Shibahara From Being Undefeated

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 14, 2021.- The Australian Samantha Stosur and the Chinese Zhang Shuei finish their AKRON WTA Finals touranment with a win. After dropping the first set, to the Japanese Shuko Aoyama and Ena Shibahara, they turned the match around to win 4-6, 6-3, 10-7; they had a total of eight match points in […]

Badosa tops Sakkari

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 13, 2021.- Amid a full AKRON stadium and a festive atmosphere, there was a battle to kick off the fourth day: Paula Badosa defeated the Greek Maria Sakkari 7-6 (4), 6-4 in the Chichén Itzá group of the WTA Finals Guadalajara 2021. Badosa is now 2-0 in the group stages, Sakkari is […]

Badosa trumps top seed Sabalenka

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 11, 2021.- In the first round of the Chichén Itzá group, Paula Badosa made a dominant debut at the AKRON WTA Finals Guadalajara 2021 with a 6-4, 6-0 win over the number one seed, Belarusian, Aryna Sabalenka. The Spaniard gave the fans a memorable performance that she will never forget; she was […]

Olmos/Fichman lose in opening match

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 11, 2021.- Mexican Giuliana Olmos made her AKRON WTA Finals doubles debut as part of the group El Tajín alongside the Canadian Sharon Fichman. The pair lost to the Czechs Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova, who they claimed their first victory of the tournament with a 6-4, 6-1 win.  Olmos and Fichman […]

Aoyama and Shibahara Secure Semifinal Spot; Jurak and Klepac Still Have a Chance

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 12, 2021.- In a marathon match that lasted almost two hours, Croatian Darija Jurak and Slovenian Andreja Klepac, defeated the Australian Samantha Stosur and Chinese Shuai Zhang 6-7 (10), 7- 6 (4), 10-5, to close out the third day of the WTA Finals Guadalajara 2021 at the Zapopan Pan-American Complex. The first […]

Shibahara and Aoyama are One Step Closer to the Semifinals

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 12, 2021.- The Japanese pair Shuko Aoyama and Ena Shibahara, got their second victory at the AKRON WTA Finals 2021 as part of the Tenochtitlán group, after defeating the fourth seeds American Nicole Melichar-Martínez and the Dutch Demi Schuurs 6-4 7-6 (5); it took them 1 hour and 41 minutes to close […]

Muguruza Fights Back

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 12, 2021.- After a tough battle, the Spanish Garbiñe Muguruza defeated the 2021 Roland Garros 2021, Czech Barbora Krejcikova, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, in more than two hours at the AKRON WTA Finals. Muguruza is now 1-1 in the Teotihuacan group – Krejcikova is 0-2.  This result leaves both players with a chance […]

Guiliana Olmos is AKRON’s Ambassador During the WTA Finals

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 13, 2021.- The Mexican Giuliana Olmos, has had a lot of expectations in the WTA Finals Guadalajara 2021 for being the only Mexican player present in the most prestigious tournament of the year. Olmos is the eighth seed in the doubles tournament alongside Canada’s Sharon Fichman, with whom she won the events […]

Sabalenka and Swiatek Fight to Survive

Guadalajara, Jalisco, November 13, 2021.- Tonight, Aryna Sabalenka will play in a must-win match to stay alive in the AKRON WTA Finals. The top seed faces fifth-seeded Iga Swiatek of Poland who also lost in her debut match as part of the group Chichén Itzá. The Belarusian has the pressure on her shoulders, as she […]