Alize Cornet

Wimbledon: Cornet Beats The (Almost) Unbeatable Swiatek

WIMBLEDON/WASHINGTON, July 2, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Eight years after beating Serena Williams in the third round of the Wimbledon Championships in 2014, Alizé Cornet has done it, again. She’s beaten another World No. 1 player. This time, the 32-year-old […]

Cornet Worried: ‘I Hear A Big Crack In My Hip’

STRASBOURG/WASHINGTON, May 26, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) “I hear a big crack in my hip,” Alizé Cornet explained to Tennis TourTalk, the only English-as-a-first-language media to speak with the grand dame of French tennis, after she retired in pain from […]

Rybakina, Cornet Finding Positive Results in Strasbourg

WASHINGTON, September 21, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Elena Rybakina reached four WTA finals at the start of the season, compiled a 21-4 win-loss record and won a hardcourt title at Hobart. Yet, a month after the tour’s relaunch, the 18th-ranked Russian-born […]

Cornet Set To Release Book

STARNBERG, April 17, 2020 World No. 59 Alizé Cornet announced plans to publish her first book “Sans Compromis” in September, in which she tells about her life on the tennis tour. “I’ve always been a big fan of literature,” Cornet […]

Cornet Wins All-French-Affair At Hobart International

HOBART, January 9, 2019 Hobart International 2019 second round matches are complete, setting up an interesting quarterfinal line-up on Thursday. Wednesday’s highlights included the all-French duel which saw Alize Cornet defeat compatriot Pauline Parmentier, Belinda Bencic from Switzerland knocked out local talent Zoe Hives, US-American Sofia Kenin continued her […]

Grand Slam Champions Set To Light Up Tuesday In Wuhan

WUHAN, September 24, 2018 (Press Release) Day Three of the action-packed 2018 Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open is set to showcase this year’s amazing playing field at the US$2.7 million WTA Premier 5 event in Central China. Three of this year’s […]

Roland Garros 2016 – Photo Gallery

PARIS, June 6, 2016 Around the grounds at Roland Garros 2016. Novak Djokovic completed his career Slam and Garbine Muguruza celebrated her maiden title at a major. The zebra look was omnipresent. Here is our Photo Gallery from Paris.

French Players With Tough Fights At Roland Garros

PARIS, May 27, 2016 The local players had to take on some tough and long matches during the early stage of the French Open at Roland Garros. On Thursday, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga fought past Marco Baghdatis 6-7, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2. […]