Sabalenka downs world number one Barty to claim Madrid crown
May 9, 2021
MADRID (Reuters) – Aryna Sabalenka was in ominous form as she overpowered world number one Ash Barty 6-0 3-6 6-4 to win the Madrid Open on Saturday.
April 4, 2021
Barty hits out at number one ranking critics
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Ash Barty dismissed suggestions that she had unfairly held on to the top ranking while opting not to compete on the WTA Tour for most of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
February 25, 2021
Barty party over in Australia amid doubts over top ranking
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - An Australian summer of tennis that promised so much for Ash Barty has ended in disappointment with the local hero falling at the first hurdle of the Adelaide International a week after blowing a golden chance to win her home Grand Slam.
July 30, 2020
World number one Barty to skip US Open over COVID-19 concerns
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - World number one Ash Barty will skip the US Open and the tournament preceding it in New York due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. “My team and
January 28, 2020
Barty wins quarter-final rematch against Kvitova
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Ash Barty stormed into her maiden Australian Open semi-finals on Tuesday with an emphatic 7-6(6) 6-2 win over Petra Kvitova that avenged her defeat to the hard-hitting
September 9, 2019
Australia’s Ash Barty reclaims number one spot in WTA rankings
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Australia’s Ash Barty has reclaimed the number one spot in the WTA rankings less than a month after losing it while US Open champion Bianca Andreescu
August 13, 2019
Tennis: Sharapova win sets up Barty battle in Cincinnati
CINCINNATI (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters on Monday to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty, who