Shenzhen Open

Simona Halep fires Australian Open warning with Shenzhen title

Simona Halep fires Australian Open warning with Shenzhen title

The 26-year-old Halep is guaranteed top seeding for the Australian Open, the season`s first Grand Slam, which begins in Melbourne on January 15.

Jan 06, 2018, 18:40 PM IST
Simona Halep powers past Begu to reach Shenzhen Open final

Simona Halep powers past Begu to reach Shenzhen Open final

World number one Simona Halep of Romania tamed compatriot Irina-Camelia Begu in straight sets to reach the final of the Shenzhen Open in China on Friday.

Jan 05, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
Maria Sharapova, Simona Halep ease into Shenzhen Open semis

Maria Sharapova, Simona Halep ease into Shenzhen Open semis

Former world number one Maria Sharapova cruised past Kazakhstan`s Zarina Diyas and into the semi-finals of the Shenzhen Open in China on Thursday.

Jan 04, 2018, 14:14 PM IST
Simona Halep rallies to reach last eight in China, secures top seeding for Australian Open

Simona Halep rallies to reach last eight in China, secures top seeding for Australian Open

World number one Simona Halep assured herself of top billing for the Australian Open after powering past local hope Duan Yingying and into the quarter-finals of the Shenzhen Open in China on Wednesday.

Jan 04, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
Shenzhen Open: French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko suffers defeat

Shenzhen Open: French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko suffers defeat

Number two seed Ostapenko of Latvia lost to the big-serving Czech Krystina Pliskova 6-1, 6-4 in just an hour and 20 minutes.

Jan 02, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Shenzhen Open: Simona Halep, Maria Sharapova off to flying 2018 starts

Shenzhen Open: Simona Halep, Maria Sharapova off to flying 2018 starts

Halep will next face China's Duan Yingying while Sharapova will play American Alison Riske in the second round.

Jan 01, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
Juan del Potro wins comeback, ill Simona Halep withdraws

Juan del Potro wins comeback, ill Simona Halep withdraws

Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro made a successful return to the tennis circuit on Tuesday, winning his opening match at the Sydney International.

Jan 13, 2015, 11:09 AM IST
Sick Simona Halep claims Shenzhen title

Sick Simona Halep claims Shenzhen title

World number three Simona Halep refused to let illness beat her as she collected her ninth WTA Tour title by downing Timea Bacsinszky in the Shenzhen Open final on Saturday.

Jan 10, 2015, 15:33 PM IST
Simona Halep reaches Shenzhen Open tennis quarters

Simona Halep reaches Shenzhen Open tennis quarters

Top seed Simona Halep had an easy victory over Natalia Vikhlyantseva of Russia to reach the quarter-finals of the Shenzhen Open here Wednesday.

Jan 07, 2015, 21:21 PM IST
Petra Kvitova marches on in Shenzhen

Petra Kvitova marches on in Shenzhen

Czech world number four Petra Kvitova thrashed Serbia`s Bojana Jovanovski 6-1, 6-2 in the second round of the Shenzhen Open on Tuesday.

Jan 06, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

Vera Zvonareva ousts Peng Shuai in Shenzhen

Former world number two Vera Zvonareva, who has plummeted to 250 in the rankings, took her first steps in a 2015 comeback attempt by ousting home favourite and number three seed Peng Shuai at the S

Jan 05, 2015, 16:13 PM IST
Petra Kvitova named Right to Play ambassador

Petra Kvitova named Right to Play ambassador

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been named global ambassador for Right To Play, an organisation that educates and empowers more than one million children around the world through sports.

Jan 01, 2015, 12:27 PM IST

China`s Li targets second Slam title

China`s Li Na set her sights on a second Grand Slam title Saturday as she voiced hope a new, more aggressive approach could help her end her Australian Open jinx.

Jan 11, 2014, 16:05 PM IST

Li beats Peng in all-China Shenzhen final

Chinese superstar Li Na beat compatriot Peng Shuai in straight sets on Saturday to win the Shenzhen Open tennis tournament.

Jan 04, 2014, 15:23 PM IST

China`s Li notches hard-fought victory at Shenzhen

Chinese superstar Li Na battled her way to yet another victory on Thursday, downing Romania`s Monica Niculescu after three action-filled sets in the women`s singles quarter-final of the Shenzhen Open.

Jan 02, 2014, 20:14 PM IST

Vera Zvonareva falls to China`s Li Na after long absence

Chinese tennis star Li Na shone at the Shenzhen Open on Tuesday, besting Russia`s Vera Zvonareva as the former World No. 2 made her return to the court after a 17-month hiatus.

Dec 31, 2013, 17:04 PM IST

Laura Robson in Round 2 of Shenzhen Open

Britain`s Laura Robson booked her place in the second round of the Shenzhen Open.

Dec 31, 2012, 13:04 PM IST