VENUS WILLIAMS ENJOYS BIRMINGHAM DEBUT

VENUS WILLIAMS ENJOYS BIRMINGHAM DEBUT

Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams is looking very much at home on her first visit to the Nature Valley Classic.  Williams seldom plays on grass prior to Wimbledon but after beating Aliaksandra Sasnovich to move through to the second round, Williams said she...
OSAKA FIGHTS PAST SAKKARI IN CLASSIC OPENER

OSAKA FIGHTS PAST SAKKARI IN CLASSIC OPENER

World No.1 Naomi Osaka came through a difficult start to her grass court campaign, battling past Maria Sakkari to win her first round match 6-1 4-6 6-3 on Tuesday at the Nature Valley Classic, an LTA summer grass court event. Osaka withstood a second set fightback...
WATSON AND DART JOIN KONTA IN BIRMINGHAM

WATSON AND DART JOIN KONTA IN BIRMINGHAM

The LTA have today announced that Britons Heather Watson and Harriet Dart will join their GB Fed Cup team-mate Johanna Konta in the main draw at this year’s Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham, an LTA summer grass court event. Watson, from Guernsey, and Londoner Dart...