BRISBANE, Australia - Ash Barty has joined the ranks of high-profile players concerned over the staging of the US Open while there's still so much uncertainty around the coronavirus pandemic.The women's No. 1 hasn't had ...
Jun 15, 2020
MELBOURNE, Australia - Sofia Kenin of the United States has reached her first Grand Slam final by upsetting No. 1 Ash Barty on Thursday at the Australian Open.Kenin saved two set points in each set en route to a 7-6 (6), ...
Jan 30, 2020
ADELAIDE, Australia - Top-ranked Ash Barty has fine-tuned for the first tennis major of the season by winning her first title on home soil with a 6-2, 7-5 victory over No. 24-ranked Dayana Yastremska in Saturday's ...
Jan 18, 2020
BRISBANE, Australia - Ash Barty was flying home across Australia following the Fed Cup final when she saw the early signs of devastation from the wildfires that are still raging in large parts of the vast island continent.So the problem hasn' ...
Jan 5, 2020
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Add another accolade to Ash Barty's breakthrough 2019: WTA Player of the Year.The Australian was announced on Wednesday as the winner of the top year-end award for the women's professional tennis tour, following ...
Dec 12, 2019
SHENZHEN, China - Top-ranked Ash Barty advanced on Saturday to the final of the WTA Finals where she faces defending champion Elina Svitolina, a player she has never beaten in five previous attempts.Barty, like Svitolina, dropped the opening set of her ...
Nov 3, 2019
SHENZHEN, China - World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty was upset by late substitute Kiki Bertens, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, at the WTA Finals on Tuesday.Bertens arrived at the elite tournament as an alternate, and has suddenly jumped into title contention ...
Oct 30, 2019
NEW YORK - Second seed Ash Barty barely avoided getting pushed to a third set and got past Lauren Davis of the United States, 6-2, 7-6 (2), on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) to reach the third round at Flushing Meadows.Barty ...
Aug 29, 2019
NEW YORK - Second-seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start and a shaky serve to survive a first-round scare on a packed opening day of the US Open.Barty, the French Open champion, amassed 36 unforced errors and got less than ...
Aug 27, 2019
MASON, Ohio - Ashleigh Barty's chance to move back to No. 1 was only one victory away. At the end of an up-and-down week, she didn't have another comeback left.Neither did Novak Djokovic, who came away ...
Aug 18, 2019
MONTREAL - Rafael Nadal is the top seed for the upcoming men's Rogers Cup in Montreal, while Ash Barty is the top seed for the women's event in Toronto.Nadal is the highest-ranked player in the field at ...
Jul 30, 2019
Ash Barty will rise to a career-best No. 2 in the rankings behind Naomi Osaka.PARIS - Ash Barty knew she needed a break from tennis, from the pressure and expectations, from the week-in, week-out grind. So she stepped away ...
Jun 9, 2019
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