|Lisicki Cracks A Record 27 Aces In Birmingham; Ivanovic, Bouchard Upset, Azarenka Withdraws |
|star Sabine Lisicki blasted a WTA record 27 aces en route to a 6-1, 7-6(4) win over Belinda Bencic today in the second round at Birmingham.
"It's nice to have another record!" Lisicki said on court. "It's obviously a good weapon to have on grass. And I love playing on grass, so it's ni...|
|Li Lacking, Rookies Impressing at Wimbledon |
|Li Na was the toast of the women's tour after winning the Australian Open, nicked by some to even challenge world No. 1 Serena Williams in the rankings and roll up the Grand Slam titles.
Oh what a difference a month can make.
Roughly one month after losing in the first round...|
|Serena Returns; Djokovic vs. The Worm on Wed. at Wimbledon |
|off the disappointment of an early exit at the French Open in her last appearance on court roughly a month ago, world No. 1 Serena Williams returned to the Grand Slam stage with a resounding boom on Tuesday, defeating newly-Americanized Anna Tatishvili 6-1, 6-2 at Wimbledon.
|Tennis-X Wrap: Wawrinka Struggles with Pressure at French Open |
|Open winner Stan Wawrinka led a handful of men's seeds exiting in the first round on Day 2 of the French Open.
Entering Roland Garros after experiencing a back issue late in the claycourt season, Wawrinka was out-hit by Spaniard Guillermo "G-Lo" Garcia Lopez 6-4, 5-7, 6-2, 6...|
|WTA Previews: Serena Goes for 3 in a Row at Charleston |
Charleston, S.C.; Surface: clay
Seeds: Serena Williams, Jelena Jankovic, Sara Errani, Sabine Lisicki, Sloane Stephens, Eugenie Bouchard, Samantha Stosur, Sorana Cirstea, Lucie Safarova, Maria Kirilenko, Venus Williams, Daniela Hantuchova, Elena Vesnina, Andrea Petkovic, Ma...|
|Nadal, Serena Cruise; Isner Beats Drunk US Open Fans |
|No. 2 Rafael Nadal continued to look all the favorite on Thursday night at the US Open, steamrolling Brazil's Rogerio Dutra da Silva 6-2, 6-1, 6-0 to move into the third round and the first weekend of play.
"I think I play well as the match was going on, I played better and bette...|
|Lisicki, Larcher de Brito Look at Add Spice at WTA Estoril|
|No. 29-ranked Czech Iveta Benesova is the top seed this week at the Estoril Open, joined by No. 2-seeded poster girl Maria Kirilenko of Russia, and surprise Charleston winner Sabine Lisicki of Germany. Other seeded players are Sorana Cirstea, Petra Kvitova, Ekaterina Makarova, Shahar...|
|14-year-old Keys Wins Opener at WTA Ponte Vedra; Keys Profile|
|Madison Keys won in her WTA Tour debut on Monday at The MPS Group Championship in Ponte Vedra Beach, upsetting Russia's Alla Kudryavtseva 7-5, 6-4. The Boca Raton resident came back from 2-5 in the first set, then won a back-and-forth second set to advance.Keys could next...|
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