Bethanie Mattek-Sands-Lucie Safarova wins Aussie women doubles title
Bethanie Mattek-Sands-Lucie Safarova wins Aussie women doubles title

The unseeded pairing of American Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Czech Lucie Safarova won the Australian Open women`s doubles title Friday, their first Grand Slam success.

Third seed Simona Halep blitzes into Australian Open third round
Third seed Simona Halep blitzes into Australian Open third round

 Third seed Simona Halep of Romania blitzed into the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday with a straight sets demolition of Australia`s Jarmila Gajdosova.

Sania Mirza equals career-best fifth WTA doubles rank in world
Sania Mirza equals career-best fifth WTA doubles rank in world

Sania Mirza took a step forward in her quest to become world number one as the Indian equalled her career-best doubles rank of five today, following her stupendous title win at the WTA Apia International with Bethanie Mattek-Sands in Sydney.

Sania Mirza wins 1st title of season with Bethanie Mattek-Sands
Sania Mirza wins 1st title of season with Bethanie Mattek-Sands

India's Sania Mirza won her first title of the season and 23rd of her career when she and Bethanie Mattek-Sands shocked top-seeded Americans Abigail Spears and Raquel Kops-Jones in the summit clash of the Apia International, here on Friday.

Media criticism nearly drove Li to retirement

Disillusionment with negative reporting in her home media nearly saw Li Na give up the game last year in the wake of her early French Open exit, the Chinese number one said at the Australian Open on Wednesday.

Maria Sharapova overpowers Mattek-Sands to reach second round

Maria Sharapova celebrated her return to the grand slam spotlight on Tuesday with an emphatic 6-3 6-4 win over American Bethanie Mattek-Sands to charge into the second round of the Australian Open.

Kvitova, Pironkova, Keys, Kerber into Sydney semis

Former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova won the battle of the Czech left-handers to reach the semi-finals of the Sydney International on Wednesday.

Radwanska faces down power to combat big hitters

Power is not one of the things used to describe Agniezska Radwanska`s tennis game.

French Open: Kirilenko reaches quarters

Russia’s Maria Kirilenko beat Bethanie Mattek-Sands in straight sets to advance to the quarterfinals of the French Open.

French Open: Mattek-Sands sends former champion Li Na packing

Bethanie Mattek-Sands came from a set down to beat former champion Li Na in the second round of the French Open on Thursday.

Bhupathi-Bopanna in semis, Sania-Bethanie bow out in Rome

Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna reached the semifinals of the Rome Masters after getting a walkover from rivals Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek.

Sania, Bethanie in quarters of Rome WTA event

Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands scored a straight set win over Francesca Schiavone and Samantha Stosur to move to the quarterfinals of the WTA Premier event.

Sania, Bethanie exit from Madrid Open

Sania Mirza and her American pair Bethanie Mattek-Sands made an early exit from the Madrid Open after losing their second round match in straight sets to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova.

Sania-Bethanie advance to 2nd round of Madrid Open

Mirza and Bethanie overcame a fighting Hantuchova and Medina in a three-set battle to progress to the pre-quarterfinals of the WTA Madrid Open.

Season`s third title eludes Sania and Bethanie

Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands will have to wait for their third title of the season as they ended runners-up at the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix after losing the summit clash to Sabine Lisicki and Mona Barthel, here on Sunday.

Sania-Bethanie reach finals of Stuttgart WTA event

Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands earned themselves a shot at their third title of the season by reaching the final of the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, here.

Sania-Bethanie enter semis of Stuttgart WTA event

Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands defeated Liezel Huber and Janette Husarova to enter the women`s doubles semifinal at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix here.

Sania combines with Bethanie to win Dubai tennis title

India`s Sania Mirza today clinched her second doubles title of the season after she combined with partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands to defeat Nadia Petrova and Katarina Srebotnik in the title clash of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, here.

Somdev, Sania crash out; Bopanna and Bhupathi advance

Somdev Devvarman gave a mighty scare to world number 26 Jerzy Janowicz before fizzling out while Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffered a shock first round exit in a mixed day for the Indians at the Australian Open here on Wednesday.

Australian Open: Sania out of women`s doubles

India`s Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands crashed out in the first round of the women`s doubles at the Australian Open tennis, losing to Spaniards Silvia Soler Espinosa and Carla Suarez Navarro 6-7 (4-7) and 3-6 here Wednesday.