Marketa Vondrousova

Tokito Oda: A Wimbledon Dream At Age 17

WIMBLEDON/WASHINGTON, July 19, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) Japan’s 17-year-old Tokito Oda became a Wimbledon champion for the first time Sunday afternoon. The World No. 1 Oda defeated Alfie Hewett of Great Britain, 6-4, 6-2, in one hour 25 minutes to […]

Marketa Vondrousova Enters WTA Top 10

ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA, July  17, 2023 (WTA Press Release) Marketa Vondrousova has today entered the WTA Top 10 for the first time in her career having won her debut Grand Slam singles title win at Wimbledon over the weekend.Vondrousova’s spot […]

Vondrousova Continues Czech-Born Tradition By Winning Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON/WASHINGTON, July 15, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) The tradition of Czech-born women’s champions at the Wimbledon Championships has just gotten richer. What began in 1978 with the excellence of nine-time champion Martina Navratilova, continued with the emotional 1998 victory of […]

Osaka’s Olympic Gold Medal Hopes Dashed By Vondrousova

TOKYO/WASHINGTON, July 27, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) In an Olympic Tennis Event that has been full of surprises and daily upsets, another shocker took place in the women’s singles draw at Ariake Park Tuesday afternoon. No. 2 seed Naomi Osaka […]

Vondrousova Beats Martic To Advance To First Grand Slam Semifinal

PARIS, June 4, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) In Tuesday’s second women’s quarterfinal, which started at 7:22 p.m. on Court Suzanne Lenglen, both 31st-seeded Petra Martic and No. 38 Marketa Vondrousova – no strangers after facing each another four times – played […]

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 […]