Flavia Pennetta

Punjab Marshalls beat Mumbai Masters 24-13 in CTL

Punjab Marshalls beat Mumbai Masters 24-13 in CTL

With this victory, Punjab has jumped to the top of Group A table with 3 wins.

Nov 28, 2015, 23:09 PM IST
Top tennis stars in CTL action from November 23

Top tennis stars in CTL action from November 23

CTL features six city-based teams across the country.

Nov 10, 2015, 20:58 PM IST
WTA Finals: Simona Halep races to victory, Maria Sharapova wins marathon

WTA Finals: Simona Halep races to victory, Maria Sharapova wins marathon

Simona Halep kicked off her campaign for a maiden WTA Finals title with a thumping 6-0 6-3 victory over U.S. Open champion Flavia Pennetta in the first match of the eight-woman season-ending tournament on Sunday.

Oct 25, 2015, 23:15 PM IST
Flavia Pennetta qualifies for WTA Finals in Singapore

Flavia Pennetta qualifies for WTA Finals in Singapore

Reigning US Open Flavia Pennetta of Italy secured her place in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals in Singapore after beating Russia's Daria Gavrilova 6-2, 6-4, in the second round of the Kremlin Cup here.

Oct 22, 2015, 15:25 PM IST
US Open winner Flavia Pennetta shocked in Tianjin Open

US Open winner Flavia Pennetta shocked in Tianjin Open

US Open champion Flavia Pennetta was stunned in the first round of WTA Tianjin Open here on Tuesday, losing to Ukraine's qualifier Lyudmyla Kichenok 6-3, 7-5.

Oct 13, 2015, 19:24 PM IST
Flavia Pennetta targets WTA Finals

Flavia Pennetta targets WTA Finals

US Open winner Italian Flavia Pennetta is determined to claim the remaining few points she requires to book a spot in the WTA Finals. 

Oct 13, 2015, 14:19 PM IST
Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis in China Open quarters

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis in China Open quarters

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis moved into the women's doubles quarterfinals of the China Open.

Oct 07, 2015, 23:56 PM IST
Mumbai bags US Open champion Flavia Pennetta, Martin Hingis goes to Team Hyderabad

Mumbai bags US Open champion Flavia Pennetta, Martin Hingis goes to Team Hyderabad

Reigning US Open champion Flavia Pennetta will play for Mumbai Masters while Swiss veteran Martina Hingis will represent Hyderabad Aces in this year's Champions Tennis League (CTL), following the players' draft here on Wednesday.

Sep 23, 2015, 20:13 PM IST
Flavia Pennetta's improbable victory is simply 'Perfect'

Flavia Pennetta's improbable victory is simply 'Perfect'

For Flavia Pennetta, summing up her tumultuous, shocking, fascinating and heart-warming U.S. Open triumph was easily described in a single word. 

Sep 13, 2015, 09:43 AM IST
Roberta Vinci all smiles despite losing twice at US Open

Roberta Vinci all smiles despite losing twice at US Open

Roberta Vinci, playing in her first grand slam singles final, lost twice at the U.S. Open on Saturday after coming up short in an all-Italian clash against her closest friend on tour.

Sep 13, 2015, 09:15 AM IST
Flavia Pennetta announces retirement after US Open win

Flavia Pennetta announces retirement after US Open win

Flavia Pennetta captured her first Grand Slam singles title at the US Open on Saturday and said she was happy to head into retirement.

Sep 13, 2015, 03:33 AM IST
US Open: Flavia Pennetta defeats Roberta Vinci, wins first Grand Slam singles title

US Open: Flavia Pennetta defeats Roberta Vinci, wins first Grand Slam singles title

Italy`s Flavia Pennetta won her first Grand Slam singles title Saturday, defeating compatriot Roberta Vinci 7-6 (7/4), 6-2 in the US Open women`s singles final.

Sep 13, 2015, 02:54 AM IST
Flavia Pennetta, Roberta Vinci feat whips Italy into US Open frenzy, PM Matteo Renzi flies to New York

Flavia Pennetta, Roberta Vinci feat whips Italy into US Open frenzy, PM Matteo Renzi flies to New York

Italian media was whipped into a tennis frenzy and Prime Minister Matteo Renzi cancelled all appointments to fly to New York after Flavia Pennetta and Roberta Vinci set up an unprecedented all-Italian women`s singles final at the US Open on Saturday.

Sep 12, 2015, 18:41 PM IST
Roberta Vinci`s `magic moment` is best match of her life

Roberta Vinci`s `magic moment` is best match of her life

Roberta Vinci was so convinced she would lose to Serena Williams in the US Open semi-finals that she booked a flight out Saturday, never expecting to reach the championship match.

Sep 12, 2015, 12:07 PM IST
Rain could make final US Open splash before roof

Rain could make final US Open splash before roof

With a historic calendar Grand Slam attempt shattered before the weekend, a US Open women`s final missing much of its anticipated marquee magic now faces the threat of thunderstorms.

Sep 12, 2015, 12:00 PM IST
US Open anti-climax as Roberta Vinci shocks record-chasing Serena Williams to book an all-Italian final with Flavia Pennetta

US Open anti-climax as Roberta Vinci shocks record-chasing Serena Williams to book an all-Italian final with Flavia Pennetta

The 2015 US Open somehow got a sense of anti-climax on Friday as unheralded Italian Roberta Vinci got the better of history chasing Serena Williams in the second semi-finals of the women's singles competition.

Sep 12, 2015, 00:54 AM IST
Serena Serena drama builds as Flavia Pennetta into US Open final

Serena Serena drama builds as Flavia Pennetta into US Open final

Top-ranked Serena Williams prepared for the penultimate step in her calendar Grand Slam quest Friday while Italy`s Flavia Pennetta beat Romanian Simona Halep to book a US Open finals berth.

Sep 11, 2015, 22:04 PM IST
Rain delays Serena Williams' quest for Grand Slam history

Rain delays Serena Williams' quest for Grand Slam history

The US Open women`s semi-finals scheduled to be played on Thursday evening have been postponed.

Sep 11, 2015, 03:34 AM IST
Serena Williams vs Roberta Vinci, Flavia Pennetta vs Simona Halep in women's singles semis at US Open

Serena Williams vs Roberta Vinci, Flavia Pennetta vs Simona Halep in women's singles semis at US Open

If defending champion Serena Williams gets past 43rd-ranked Roberta Vinci, who has lost all four of their career meetings without taking a set, she will make her bid for history against the winner of Thursday`s other semi-final between Italy`s 26th-ranked Flavia Pennetta and Romanian second seed Simona Halep.

Sep 10, 2015, 10:00 AM IST
Roberta Vinci, Flavia Pennetta give Italy one, two punch at US Open

Roberta Vinci, Flavia Pennetta give Italy one, two punch at US Open

Two Italians have reached the semi-finals of a Grand Slam event for the first time in the Open Era, with Roberta Vinci and Flavia Pennetta into the US Open last four.

Sep 10, 2015, 05:35 AM IST