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Karolina Pliskova takes title in WTA Korea Open

Karolina Pliskova takes title in WTA Korea Open

Rising star Karolina Pliskova earned her second career title with a 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 victory over America`s Varvara Lepchenko in the WTA Korea Open final Sunday.

Sep 21, 2014, 19:29 PM IST
Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters

Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters

Russia`s Maria Kirilenko reached her first quarter-final of the year on Thursday when she came from behind to beat Czech third seed Klara Koukalova at the WTA Korea Open.

Sep 18, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

US Open 2014: Sharapova reigns supreme in battle of Maria`s

French Open champion Maria Sharapova swept the last 10 games to surge past fellow Russian Maria Kirilenko 6-4 6-0 and into the second round of the U.S. Open on Monday.

Aug 26, 2014, 10:52 AM IST

US Open 2014: Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova, set to shine in New York night

World number one Novak Djokovic, seeking to consolidate his Wimbledon win, is one of four former champions in action Monday on the first day of the US Open.

Aug 25, 2014, 09:24 AM IST

China Open: Serena Williams stumbles through to last eight

Serena Williams edged her way into the quarter-finals of the China Open Thursday, claiming victory over Maria Kirilenko in two unconvincing sets, with the scores finishing 7-5, 7-5.

Oct 03, 2013, 14:35 PM IST

Brit tennis ace Robson turns to yoga to beat fan-induced pressure situations

British tennis player Laura Robson has said that she has adopted yoga techniques in her quest to perform better at Wimbledon, following pressure from her fans to do well.

Jun 27, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

French Open 2013: Maria Sharapova to meet Victoria Azarenka in semis

Top seeded Maria Sharpaova came from a set behind to seal a semi-final spot after defeating Jelena Jankovic 0-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Wednesday.

Jun 06, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

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.

Jun 04, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

My time has come, feels Russian tennis players Kirilenko

Russian tennis star Maria Kirilenko feels she is reaching her peak as a tennis player and will soon achieve some big victories.

May 15, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Roberta Vinci bumps Maria Kirilenko from 12th spot

Tennis player Roberta Vinci bumped Maria Kirilenko from the World No.12 spot in new rankings released Monday after the Italian won the Katowice Open over the weekend.

Apr 15, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

Australian Open: Federer, Serena race through to quarters

Roger Federer and Serena Williams are through to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open, winning their matches comfortably here on Monday.

Jan 22, 2013, 09:16 AM IST

Maria Kirilenko’s branding issue

Maria Kirilenko was on the verge of disqualification from the Australian Open after a branding issue caught her on the wrong foot.

Jan 19, 2013, 19:58 PM IST

Australian Open: Kirilenko reaches third round

Russian 14th seed Maria Kirilenko advanced to the third round of the women`s singles at the Australian Open after beating China`s Peng Shuai 7-5, 6-2 here on Thursday.

Jan 17, 2013, 20:26 PM IST

Kirilenko, Petrova win WTA Championships

Russian women`s tennis pair of Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova won the WTA Championships after beating Czech duo Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka in the final.

Oct 29, 2012, 12:48 PM IST

Kirilenko-Petrova reach Moscow final, make Tour finals

Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova booked the last doubles place at next week`s WTA Championships after reaching the final of the Kremlin Cup here.

Oct 21, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

Kirilenko, Errani out of China Open

The second day of the China Open saw several seeded tennis players exit the tournament in the first round including Russia`s Maria Kirilenko and Italy`s Sara Errani.

Oct 01, 2012, 11:44 AM IST

Kvitova rises to fifth in world rankings

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic rose to fifth in the new WTA rankings published Sunday after winning the New Haven Open.

Aug 26, 2012, 17:02 PM IST

Kvitova wins, Wozniacki retires in New Haven

Caroline Wozniacki`s New Haven winning streak ended at 20 Friday when the four-time defending champion retired from her semifinal match with Maria Kirilenko because of a knee injury.

Aug 25, 2012, 09:42 AM IST

London olympics: Azarenka takes tennis bronze for Belarus

World No.1 Victoria Azarenka beat Russia`s Maria Kirilenko in straight sets to take the bronze for Belarus in the women`s singles tennis at the London Games Saturday.

Aug 04, 2012, 20:39 PM IST

Olympic tennis: Sharapova in women`s singles final

Russia`s Maria Sharapova ousted Maria Kirilenko in straight sets in an all-Russian semifinal at the Olympic tennis tournament on Friday.

Aug 03, 2012, 23:07 PM IST