Sania Mirza coasts to opening round win in women's doubles
Sania Mirza coasts to opening round win in women's doubles

The Indo-Taiwanese pair of Sania Mirza and Hsieh Su-wei got their Australian Open tennis tournament campaign off to a strong start, winning their first round match 6-2, 6-0 against Maria Irigoyen of Argentina and Romina Oprandi of Switzerland here on Wednesday.

Sania Mirza, Cara Black sets up title clash with Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci

Sania Mirza and Cara Black survived a thriller in the semifinals as they carved out a hard-earned 7-6(3) 3-6 13-11 victory to set up a Rogers Cup doubles final against top-seeded Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci here.

Peng and Hsieh win French Open women`s doubles

Top-seeded Peng Shuai of China and Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan won their second Grand Slam title together by defeating Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy 6-4, 6-1 in the women`s doubles final at the French Open today.

Hsieh to become Taiwan`s first world number one

Hsieh Su-Wei will become Taiwan`s first tennis world number one when she joins her partner Peng Shuai at the top of the doubles rankings, the Women`s Tennis Association (WTA) said Friday.

Shock defeat in Doha for Li Na

Top seed Li Na`s eagerly-awaited return to action after her stunning Australian Open triumph last month ended in a bewildering loss to a qualifier in the third round of the Qatar Open on Thursday.

Djokovic, Sharapova enter last-16 at Wimbledon

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic dropped a set against No. 28 Radek Stepanek before coming back to win 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 to reach round four on a windy Friday, when women's No. 1 Maria Sharapova also booked a place in the last 16 by beating Hsieh Su-wie at the Wimbledon.