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Johannesburg, Aug 24 (ANI): Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova in straight sets on Saturday to claim her second WTA Connecticut Open title in three years.
Serena Williams retains top spot in WTA rankings Aug 19, 1:14 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 19 (ANI): American tennis ace Serena Williams retained the top spot in the women's tennis rankings issued by WTA on Monday, while Serbia's Ana Ivanovic returned to the top 10 in ninth spot.
Bangladesh court grants 4-day remand for Pinak-6 owner, son Aug 18, 6:32 pm
Dhaka, Aug 18 (ANI): A court in Bangladesh on Monday granted a four-day remand for the Pinak-6 owner and his son in a murder case filed in Munshiganj in connection with the sinking of the ship in the Padma river that drowned over 100 passengers.
Serena Williams beats Flavia Pennetta in straight sets at Cincinnati Aug 15, 12:17 pm
Johannesburg, Aug 15 (ANI): Defending champion Serena Williams advanced to the quarterfinals in the women's Cincinnati WTA event after defeating 13th seed Flavia Pennetta in straight sets.
Serena beats Wozniacki in semifinals at Montreal, will face sister Venus in WTA finals Aug 9, 11:20 am
Johannesburg, Aug 09 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams battled past Caroline Wozniacki with a 4-6, 7-5, 7-5 victory over the Danish tennis ace on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the WTA hardcourt tournament at Montreal.
Washington, July 30 (ANI): World No. 1 Serena Williams prepares to return to action at the WTA's Stanford tournament, and has said that the commotion caused at Wimbledon by her viral illness had taken her by surprise.
Williams retains No. 1 spot in latest WTA rankings Jul 29, 11:27 am
Johannesburg, July 29 (ANI): American tennis ace Serena Williams has retained the top spot in the women's tennis rankings in an unchanged top 10 released on Monday by the WTA Tour.
Johannesburg, July 11 (ANI): World No. 1 Serena Williams has reportedly pulled out the Swedish Open that would start next week as she failed to recover from the illness that dramatically ended her Wimbledon campaign.
Sania Mirza achieves career-best fifth WTA doubles rank Jul 7, 3:40 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has entered the top-five for the first time in her career as the new WTA doubles chart was released on Monday.
Maria Sharapova, Venus Williams attend WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party Jun 20, 10:33 am
London, June 20(ANI): Maria Sharapova, Laura Robson and Venus Williams among others attended the star-studded WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party, it has been revealed.
Johannesburg, June 10 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal's ninth French Open title has helped him hold onto the ATP's No. 1 ranking.
Johannesburg, May 29 (ANI): World No.1 Serena Williams has reportedly backed her second-round French Open challenger Garbine Muguruza to win the tournament.
Rome, May 19 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has moved to seventh in the all-time WTA titles list after beating home favourite Sara Errani to retain her Italian Open title on Sunday.
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Chinese second seed Li Na has sailed into the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Rome Masters on Thursday by defeating Australian Samantha Stosur, who has beaten Li in all six of their previous meetings going back to 2007.
Ivanovic beats Sharapova to enter Rome Masters quarter-finals May 16, 9:41 am
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Serbian tennis ace Ana Ivanovic has upstaged her Russian counterpart Maria Sharapova in the eighth seed's first loss of the spring clay season on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Rome Masters.
Wawrinka routed by Tommy Haas in third round of Italian Open May 16, 9:24 am
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka has joined his compatriot Roger Federer in an exit from the Italian Open following his third round loss at the ATP-WTA Rome Masters on Thursday, aggravated by back pain.
Oeiras (Portugal), May 3 (ANI): Svetlana Kuznetsova reached her first final in more than three years on Friday with a 6-3, 6-1 semi-final win over fellow Russian Elena Vesnina at the ATP-WTA Portugal Open.
Berdych advances in ATP-WTA Portugal Open, Raonic eliminated May 3, 9:14 am
Oeiras (Portugal), May 3 (ANI): Top seed Czech Republic tennis star Tomas Berdych has advanced to the semi-finals of the ATP-WTA Portugal Open after defeating qualifier Leonardo Mayer 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the quarter-finals.
Johannesburg, May 2 (ANI): Czech player Tomas Berdych and his Canadian counterpart Milos Raonic have both posted similar scorelines to enter the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Portugal Open on Thursday.
Johannesburg, Apr 30 (ANI): Teenaged Canadian player Eugenie Bouchard has made a successful debut at the ATP-WTA Portugal Open on Tuesday while third-seeded Samantha Stosur failed to break her downward spiral following a first-round exit.
Serena maintains No.1 spot in latest WTA rankings Apr 29, 9:51 am
Johannesburg, Apr 29 (ANI): World No.1 Serena Williams has held on to her top position in the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA.
Sharapova books final berth at Porsche Grand Prix against Ivanovic Apr 27, 10:32 am
Johannesburg, Apr 27 (ANI): Defending champion Maria Sharapova has booked a final berth at the Stuttgart-WTA tournament, the Porsche Grand Prix, against Serbian ace Ana Ivanovic following their respective semi-final victories on Saturday.
Sharapova beats Radwanska to enter Porsche Grand Prix semi-finals Apr 26, 10:24 am
Johannesburg, Apr 26 (ANI): Defending champion Maria Sharapova has sailed into the semi-finals of Stuttgart's WTA tournament, the Porsche Grand Prix, by beating Polish top-seed Agnieszka Radwanska in Friday's quarter-finals.
Sharapova to meet Radwanska in quarter-finals of Porsche Grand Prix Apr 25, 10:20 am
Johannesburg, Apr 24 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova will meet Polish star Agnieszka Radwanska in the quarter-finals of the Stuttgart WTA tournament, the Porsche Grand Prix, following their respective victories in the second round.
Sharapova hoping to claim hat-trick of Stuttgart titles Apr 21, 12:48 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 21 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova is hopeful of claiming a hat-trick of Stuttgart titles and her 30th WTA career trophy as she starts her clay-court season in Germany this week.
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