Venus Williams fights back to down Caroline Wozniacki in Auckland final
Venus Williams fights back to down Caroline Wozniacki in Auckland final

Venus Williams bounced back from a disastrous first set to beat top seed Caroline Wozniacki 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the Auckland Classic final on Saturday.

Caroline Wozniacki, Venus Williams line up for Auckland final
Caroline Wozniacki, Venus Williams line up for Auckland final

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki fought back from a set down Friday to scrape through to the finals of the Auckland Classic and a showdown with third seed Venus Williams.

Wozniacki, Venus remain on Auckland collision course
Wozniacki, Venus remain on Auckland collision course

Caroline Wozniacki and Venus Williams remained on course for an early season heavyweight showdown after winning their quarter-finals at the Auckland Classic on Thursday.

Wozniacki, Williams advance to Auckland quarters
Wozniacki, Williams advance to Auckland quarters

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki and Venus Williams advanced to the Auckland Classic quarter-finals and kept alive the hopes of an anticipated final between the pair in dramatically contrasting circumstances on Wednesday.

Caroline Wozniacki, Venus Williams headline Auckland in Melbourne warm-up
Caroline Wozniacki, Venus Williams headline Auckland in Melbourne warm-up

Former world number ones Caroline Wozniacki and Venus Williams headline the Auckland Classic which starts Monday in the build-up to the Australian Open.

Ana Ivanovic beats Venus Williams to claim Auckland title

Ana Ivanovic claimed her first WTA Tour title in more than two years when she completed a 6-2 5-7 6-4 victory over fellow former world number one Venus Williams to clinch the Auckland Classic on Saturday.

In-form Ivanovic faces Venus in Auckland final

Former world number one Ana Ivanovic maintained her sizzling form Friday to storm into the final of the Auckland Classic, setting up a decider with seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams.

Ivanovic stands out as Auckland determines final four

Ana Ivanovic continued her compelling form in the Auckland Classic as she swept into the semi-finals with a 6-2, 6-3 win over Japan`s Kurumi Nara on Thursday.

Zheng wins Auckland title after Pennetta retires hurt

China`s Zheng Jie won the rain-delayed Auckland Classic on Sunday after fourth seed Flavia Pennetta retired hurt.

Rain washes out Auckland Classic final

The Auckland Classic singles final between China`s Zheng Jie and Italian Flavia Pennetta has been put off until Sunday due to persistent rain showers, tournament organisers said.

Zheng upsets Kuznetsova to reach Auckland final

China`s Zheng Jie produced a remarkable comeback against Svetlana Kuznetsova on Friday to beat the former world number two 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 and advance to the final of the Auckland Classic against Flavia Pennetta.

Top seed Lisicki forced out of Auckland with injury

Top seed Sabine Lisicki was forced out of the Auckland Classic on Thursday when she suffered an abdominal injury during her quarter-final against fellow German Angelique Kerber.

Lisicki overcomes rain delay as seeds crash in Auckland

Top seed Sabine Lisicki overcame a 90-minute delay for heavy rain that halted her momentum to scratch out a tough three-set victory over fellow German Mona Barthel in the second round of the Auckland Classic.

Kuznetsova employs Riske management to advance in Auckland

Svetlana Kuznetsova produced virtually error-free tennis to eliminate Alison Riske from the Auckland Classic on Tuesday.

Arn tips Sharapova out of tennis Auckland Classic

Top seed Maria Sharapova was bundled out of Auckland Classic in the quarter-finals by Greta Arn.

Arn tips Sharapova out of tennis Auckland Classic

Top seed Maria Sharapova was bundled out of Auckland Classic in the quarter-finals by Greta Arn.

Sharapova survives as seeds tumble in New Zealand

The top two seeds Maria Sharapova
and Yanina Wickmayer were both made to battle their way into
the quarter-finals of the Auckland Classic on Wednesday while other
seeds crashed around them.

Sharapova survives as seeds tumble in New Zealand

The top two seeds Maria Sharapova
and Yanina Wickmayer were both made to battle their way into
the quarter-finals of the Auckland Classic on Wednesday while other
seeds crashed around them.

Kuznetsova bundled out by Peng in Auckland

Svetlana Kuznetsova squandered a three-game lead in the final set against China`s Peng Shuai and was bundled out of the Auckland Classic.

Kuznetsova bundled out by Peng in Auckland

Svetlana Kuznetsova squandered a three-game lead in the final set against China`s Peng Shuai and was bundled out of the Auckland Classic.