Birmingham PHOTOS: Muguruza, Kvitova, Svitolina successfully start grasscourt season

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Our Jimmie48's Tuesday at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham started with the joint practice session of Petra Kvitova and Elina Svitolina, while later on he photographed their first-round matches -- defending champion and fourth...

Birmingham PHOTOS: Rybarikova dominates Pliskova on grass, Watson & Svitolina enjoy British tea

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Main-draw action kicked off on Monday at the Nature Valley Classic and the biggest news of the day was third seed Karolina Pliskova's loss to Magdalena Rybarikova 6-2 6-3, although the upset is not...

Kvitova, Svitolina, Muguruza arrive in Birmingham, Bouchard progresses in qualifying

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The first grasscourt Premier-level tournament of the season has started in Birmingham and our Jimmie48 is among the early visitors, bringing us photos of qualifying action and of top players spotted practicing and giving...

Photos from Birmingham: Petra Kvitova completes dream grass comeback

Petra Kvitova won the 2017 Aegon Classic, rounding out a perfect grass comeback week in Birmingham. Following a knife attack by a home intruder in December 2016, Kvitova had to take a five-month break from...

Photos from Birmingham: Kvitova & Barty to face off in Aegon Classic final

Petra Kvitova and Ashleigh Barty will meet in Sunday’s Aegon Classic final as the Czech two-time Wimbledon champion and the Australian talent have emerged as the last two players standing in Birmingham. Following a lot of pre-tournament withdrawals,...

Photos from Birmingham: Kvitova & Muguruza reach Aegon Classic semis

Petra Kvitova’s comeback continues to pick up steam at the 2017 Aegon Classic. The two-time Wimbledon champion made the semifinals, playing only her second tournament after a long break due to the injuries suffered in...

Photos from Birmingham: Konta & Svitolina make early exits

The last British hope at the 2017 Aegon Classic crashed out on Thursday as Johanna Konta fell to American Coco Vandeweghe. Coming off a final in Nottingham the week before, Konta failed to advance into...

Photos from Birmingham: Petra Kvitova continues successful comeback

Petra Kvitova’s return from the hand injuries sustained in last December’s knife attack is picking up steam as the Czech two-time Wimbledon champion has moved into the quarterfinals of the 2017 Aegon Classic in Birmingham. Following...

Photos from Birmingham: Czechs lead the way on Tuesday

Tuesday at the 2017 Aegon Classic was a very good day for Czech tennis as Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova clinched wins to kick off their campaigns in Birmingham. In the morning, Petra Kvitova completed...

PHOTOS from the Aegon Classic: Mixed results for British players on Monday

The main draw of the 2017 Aegon Classic in Birmingham got underway on Monday, with home-crowd favorites Heather Watson and Naomi Broady taking the court after getting wildcards for the event. Watson played a competitive match, but fell...