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Connecticut Open Shows Increased Attendance

Connecticut’s professional tennis tournament, on the verge of shutting down a year ago, saw attendance increase this week for the first time since 2005.

08/24/2014

NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 22:  Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns a shot to Samantha Stosur of Australia during the Connecticut Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 22, 2014 in New Haven, Connecticut.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kvitova, Rybarikova Win in Connecticut Open Semis

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reached the finals of the Connecticut Open for the third straight year, beating Samantha Stosur 6-3, 6-1 on Friday.

08/23/2014

Connecticut Open - Day 5

Kvitova Moves Into Semifinals At Connecticut Open

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova moved into the semifinals of the Connecticut Open with a 6-4, 6-1 win Thursday over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

08/21/2014

Connecticut Open - Day 4

Wozniacki Upset By Giorgi At Connecticut Open

Four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki was upset 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday by Camila Giorgi of Italy in the second round of the Connecticut Open.

08/20/2014

NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 19:  Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic celebrates her match win over Ekaterina Makarova of Russia during the Connecticut Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 19, 2014 in New Haven, Connecticut.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Top-Seed Simona Halep Upset At Connecticut Open

Defending champion and top-seeded Simona Halep was upset Tuesday in her opening match at the Connecticut Open, falling 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 to Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova.

08/20/2014

NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 19: Alison Riske of the USA returns a shot to Flavia Pennetta of Italy during the Connecticut Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 19, 2014 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

American Allison Riske Advances At Connecticut Open

American Alison Riske upset sixth-seeded Italian Flavia Pennetta 6-1. 7-6 (3)Tuesday in the second round of the Connecticut Open, the final tuneup on the Women’s Tennis Association Tour before the U.S. Open.

08/19/2014

NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 18:  Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot to Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland in the first set during the Connecticut Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 18, 2014 in New Haven, Connecticut.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Rallies For Win In New Haven

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark rallied to defeat Timea Bacsinszky 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 Monday night in the first round at the Connecticut Open.

08/18/2014

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Connecticut Open Tennis Has New Sense of Identity

Connecticut’s stop on the professional tennis circuit has a new name, a new sponsor and for the first time in several years, a sense of identity and security.

08/16/2014

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New Name For Connecticut’s WTA Stop

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s stop on the women’s tennis tour has changed its name after landing a new sponsor. What had been the New Haven Open became the Connecticut Open presented by United […]

06/10/2014

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