February 16th, 2014
Notes: One of the toughest 28-draw fields of the year with seven Top 10 players among the seeds, and more dangerous floaters than seeds…Challenging starts for (1) Serena after a bye vs. the Kleybanova-Makarova winner, (5) Jankovic after a bye vs. the Stephens-Safarova winner…
November 3rd, 2013
Friends Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci led Italy to their fourth Fed Cup title in eight years.
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March 21st, 2012
The first round of the women’s event is all about the comebacks: Alisa Kleybanova, Venus Williams and Kim Clijsters.
February 29th, 2012
After a long battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Russian Alisa Kleybanova is set to return to pro tennis next month in Miami.
July 15th, 2011
Robin Soderling and Tomas Berdych will clash in the Bastad semifinals.
October 17th, 2010
Notes: (1) Dementieva opens against Peng, and (3) Wickmayer against the Osaka finalist Schnyder; wildcards went to Dementieva, Russian Yulia Putintseva, Luxembourg’s Mandy Minella, and France’s Virginie Razzano; in last year’s final Francesca Schiavone defeated Olga Govortsova.
September 26th, 2010
Juan Ignacio Chela wins two titles this weekend while Juan Martin Del Potro returns in Bangkok.
February 28th, 2010
“I want to congratulate Alisa, she played really well today,” Dementieva said. “I know it is difficult to organize a tennis event such as this but I think the organizers have done a great job and I hope that this tournament will continue for many years. I am grateful for the warm welcome here in Malaysia and I thank all the fans for staying and supporting us today and through the week.”
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January 22nd, 2010
US Open champion Kim Clijsters had dominated her opponent, Nadia Petrova, in four prior meetings, but it wasn’t the Belgian’s night.
January 7th, 2010
Sean Randall takes a look at what’s to come on the WTA tour in 2010.