Held since 1916 in Stuttgart, Germany, the Stuttgart Open was played on clay up to and including 2014. In 2015, the tournament will be played on grass. Along with the move to grass-courts, the tournament will be staged in the week after the French Open finishes.
Thomas Muster of Austria won the title twice in consecutive years (1995 and 1996).
Stuttgart striker Serhou Guirassy would be open to a possible move to Manchester United, according to reports in Germany... Guirassy told Bild in September that he would be open to a move to the Premier League if the opportunity arose and the same newspaper say he would be tempted by the prospect of joining United in January ... Join now ... ....
The most eyecatching fixture from a British perspective, though, gave Scotland the responsibility of opening the tournament against the host nation Germany on 14 June ... Scotland will lift the curtain on a major competition for the first time since 1998, when they opened the World Cup against Brazil.
“But now, we’re just starting from the basics.” ... Ramstein ...Stuttgart ... They also will be tested throughout the regular season, opening the season with a trip to Division I Stuttgart and hosting Vilseck the following week ... New coach Leslie Atkins-Hash expressed confidence in her team heading into the opening weekend, saying Alconbury will be competitive.
The 27-year-old has been in sublime form for Stuttgart this season with 16 goals in 10 appearances so far ... The report claims Guirassy would be open to leaving Stuttgart in January, while the striker is available for a modest fee due to the €17.5 million (£15m) release clause in his deal with the Bundesliga club.
“We simply have two completely different personalities colliding ... She also won their last meeting as well, which was in the recent WTA Finals semis, and the only Grand Slam clash between them (US Open 2022 semi-final) ... 2022 StuttgartFinal Swiatek 6-2, 6-2 ... 2022 US Open Semi-final Swiatek 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 ... 2023 Stuttgart Final Swiatek 6-3, 6-4 ... READ NEXT ... .
James' Park...Getty Images). TEAMtalk claim that Newcastle have opened talks with Stuttgart about a possible deal for Serhou Guirassy, who has been scoring for fun in the Bundesliga this season ... Getty Images) ... He joined Stuttgart on loan in September last year, making his move permanent at the end of last season ... Join now ... Join now for unlimited access.
BREMEN ... “We did it really well ... In Saturday’s late game, goals from Deniz Undav in the first and last minutes of the opening half took VfB Stuttgart to a 2-1 win at Eintracht Frankfurt. Stuttgart’s WaldemarAnton conceded a freak own goal, the ball bouncing off his head and into the net, in the first half but Frankfurt lacked energy ... .