Day one at the US Open saw the exit of both British women's hopes Johanna Konta and Heather Watson.
Victoria Azarenka made a strong statement in terms of her chances of winning Wimbledon, coming from a set down to defeat Britain's Heather Watson.
Heather Watson secured wins over two of the world's top 25 players on Thursday at the Aegon International to reach the semifinals in Eastbourne.
Heather Watson is disappointed but is remaining positive following her defeat to fourth seed Alison Riske at the Aegon Open in Nottingham on Tuesday.
Last year’s runner-up Alison Riske got her campaign off to a strong start at the Aegon Open in Nottingham, defeating British hope Heather Watson 6-2, 6-3.
Richel Hogenkamp produced a solid performance to win her first main draw match at the US Open after a straight sets victory 6-2, 7-5 over Britain's Heather Watson, who was suffering with a stomach bug. Heading into the match all the pressure was on Watson as the Brit was seeking to reach the second round... Continue Reading →
The 15th seed was too strong in the end as the Ukrainian resisted a fightback from the British number two to win in three sets.