Vera Zvonareva

Simona Halep swings into semis in Shenzhen

Simona Halep swings into semis in Shenzhen

Top seed and world number three Simona Halep breezed past Serbian qualifier Aleksandra Krunic in straight sets Thursday to reach the semi-finals of the WTA Shenzhen Open.

Jan 08, 2015, 18:12 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

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

Wimbledon 2014: Sania-Black through to second round

India`s Sania Mirza and her partner Cara Black of Zimbabwe overcame Martina Hingis and Russian, Vera Zvonareva 6-2, 6-4 to enter second round of Wimbledon women`s doubles round on Wednesday.

Jun 26, 2014, 13:09 PM IST

Paes-Stepanek seeded fifth in Wimbledon

India`s Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek Friday were seeded fifth in the men`s double while Saina Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black are fourth in the women`s doubles for the Wimbledon starting Monday.

Jun 20, 2014, 22:28 PM IST

Martina Hingis granted Wimbledon doubles wildcard

Former world number one Martina Hingis has been awarded a wildcard for the Wimbledon doubles competition as she continues her second comeback following her retirement in 2007.

Jun 11, 2014, 20:48 PM IST

China`s Li rules herself out of the 2016 Olympics

China`s number one Li Na has ruled herself out of playing at the 2016 Rio Olympics, the 31-year-old said at the Australian Open on Friday.

Jan 17, 2014, 15:42 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

Zvonareva withdraws from US Open

Russia`s Vera Zvonareva has withdrawn from the US Open tennis tournament.

Aug 22, 2012, 14:20 PM IST

Wimbledon 2012: Kim Clijsters reaches 4th round

Kim Clijsters reached the fourth round of Wimbledon on Friday when 12th-seeded Vera Zvonareva retired with an apparent respiratory problem when trailing 6-3, 4-3.

Jun 29, 2012, 23:14 PM IST

Zvonareva confirmed for London Olympics

Russia`s Vera Zvonareva has been picked for the London Olympic tennis tournament despite ongoing injury problems, the Russian Tennis Federation said.

Jun 22, 2012, 18:51 PM IST

Australian Open: Ivanovic into 3rd round

Seventh-seeded Vera Zvonareva, a two-time semifinalist at Melbourne Park, had a 6-1, 7-6 (3) win over Lucie Hradecka while No. 21 Ana Ivanovic also advanced, beating Dutch player Michaella Krajicek 6-2, 6-3.

Jan 19, 2012, 11:26 AM IST

Wozniacki secures top ranking as Sharapova withdraws

Caroline Wozniacki celebrated in defeat on Wednesday after injured Russian Maria Sharapova`s withdrawal from the season-ending WTA Championships made sure the Dane would end the year as world number one.

Oct 27, 2011, 08:50 AM IST

Radwanska overpowers Zvonareva in Tokyo final

Agnieszka Radwanska upset Russian fourth seed Vera Zvonareva 6-3, 6-2 to claim the biggest title of her career

Oct 01, 2011, 15:52 PM IST

Zvonareva floors Kvitova in Tokyo semis

Czech Kvitova had reached the last four after Maria Sharapova twisted her ankle in Thursday`s first set in a rematch of their Wimbledon final.

Sep 30, 2011, 14:06 PM IST

Women’s tennis being taken over by ‘hot and beautiful’ babes

Women’s tennis is apparently being taken over by hot and beautiful players, according to a report.

Sep 24, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

Serena beats Anastasia to enter US Open semis

Serena Williams shrugged off a shaky start to book a semifinal berth at the US Open on Thursday.

Sep 09, 2011, 08:45 AM IST

Zvonareva licks Lisicki to reach quarters against Stosur

Vera Zvonareva beat Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-2 6-3 to advance to the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open.

Sep 05, 2011, 09:39 AM IST

Zvonareva struggles once again but advances at U.S. Open

Zvonareva, a finalist in 2010, needed two hours to defeat Garrigues for the fourth time in five career meetings.

Sep 02, 2011, 23:29 PM IST

US Open 2011: TOP 5 Women

US Open 2011: TOP 5 Women Seedings

Aug 29, 2011, 17:34 PM IST