This week at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, Women’s Tennis Blog is cooperating with photographer Omar Boraby. He will be posting photos and short updates from matches. Moreover, author Karen Helf is also attending the tournament and she will be contributing written updates. Stay tuned. We hope that you will enjoy both Omar’s galleries and Karen’s daily insights.
Victoria Azarenka looked comfortable in her victory over qualifier Lauren Davis, while and Belinda Bencic showed no signs of exhaustion after taking the title in Toronto, beating Angelique Kerber. The evening was tainted by news of Venus Williams and Maria Sharapova withdrawing due to illness and injury.