PARIS (AP) — Two Americans celebrating a title in Paris is not such a common sight. That scene will take place on Saturday night when Whitney Osuigwe, who became only the fifth U.S. player to win the girls' title at the French Open on Saturday, takes
After winning the French Open girls singles title earlier this month, 15-year-old Whitney Osuigwe received a congratulatory message from Nick Bollettieri, the 85-year-old tennis don with his own Mount Rushmore of nurtured and developed talent. “Our
Whitney Osuigwe became the fifth American to win the girls' French Open title when she defeated Claire Liu in only the second all-American girls' final at Roland Garros. “It was one of my goals, but I didn't really have any expectations,” Osuigwe said -
My heartfelt congratulations to IMG Academy student Whitney Osuigwe for winning the Junior French Open Girl's title today in Paris. I'm incredibly proud of Whitney as well as her father Desmond and the IMG Academy staff who have instructed, guided, ...
Two Americans played in the girls' final as Whitney Osuigwe beat Claire Liu in three sets to become the first Yankette since Jennifer Capriati in 1989 to win the French Open juniors title In the boys; final, Australia's Alexei Popyrin beat Spain's - - -
Last year's girls' finalist, Amanda Anisimova of Hallandale Beach, Fla., leads the U.S. girls' contingent as the No. 2 seed, along with U.S. Junior Fed Cup team member Whitney Osuigwe of Bradenton, the No. 7 seed. Osuigwe is seeded No. 8 in the doubles ...
The nine-time champion is playing very solid tennis and his top spin is causing a lot of problems for his sixth-seeded rival. Nadal's greater ... Claire Liu and Whitney Osuigwe will face off for the girls title at the French Open in the second ever all -
Adam, who spent three years playing tennis professionally before becoming a coach, was impressed with the quality of the junior tennis, with Australian Alexei Popyrin and American Whitney Osuigwe eventually crowned as French Open Junior champions.
And the winner of the girls' singles, Whitney Osuigwe of the U.S., is of Nigerian heritage. In any tennis tournament, the factor of the draw is important for the outcome. Nadal had easy six matches leading to the final. The expected semi-final showdown
Future college and professional tennis stars will be on display when the USTA National Campus hosts the 69th USTA Florida “Bobby Curtis” Junior State Singles Championships on June 10-14, 2017, in the Lake Nona region of Orlando. ... Shelton; Daniel
A tout juste 15 ans, Whitney Osuigwe a remporté la finale du tournoi junior des Internationaux de France, samedi à Roland-Garros. L'Américaine, opposée à sa compatriote et amie Claire Liu, de deux ans son aînée, l'a emporté en trois manches (6-4, 6-7[5
... Sprache sprechen. Und die Statistiken sagten vor diesem Duell: Wawrinka hat am French Open acht von neun Spielen gegen Franzosen gewonnen, Roger Federer elf von zwölf, darunter alle vier gegen Monfils. .... Hingis/Chan s. Kiki Bertens/Johanna
Mit 7:6, 2:6, 1:6 musste sich die 16-jährige Churerin der fast eineinhalb Jahre jüngeren Amerikanerin Whitney Osuigwe geschlagen geben. Für Waltert, der Fed-Cup-Teamchef Heinz Günthardt «enorm viel Zug» attestiert, endete der erste Grand-Slam-Auftritt ...