Yaroslava Shvedova

Already had a solid year, ready to build on with new partner: Sania Mirza

Already had a solid year, ready to build on with new partner: Sania Mirza

Sania's partnership with Czech Republic's Barbara Strycova came to an end a few weeks ago due to a "difference in priorities".

Apr 15, 2017, 20:50 PM IST
US Open 2016: Serena defeats Yaroslava Shvedova, advances into quarter-finals with record 308th Slam win

US Open 2016: Serena defeats Yaroslava Shvedova, advances into quarter-finals with record 308th Slam win

Serena Williams will face Simona Halep for a place in the semi-finals after the Romanian fifth seed dispatched Spain`s Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 7-5.

Sep 06, 2016, 06:44 AM IST
Wimbledon semis line-ups confirmed: Serena Williams vs Elena Vesnina, Venus Williams vs Angelique Kerber

Wimbledon semis line-ups confirmed: Serena Williams vs Elena Vesnina, Venus Williams vs Angelique Kerber

Venus, 36, is the oldest women`s semi-finalist since Martina Navratilova in 1994.

Jul 05, 2016, 20:44 PM IST
Wimbledon 2016, Day 9: Williams sisters on act as last-four spots up for grabs

Wimbledon 2016, Day 9: Williams sisters on act as last-four spots up for grabs

Five-time champion Venus takes on Kazakhstan`s Yaroslava Shvedova after becoming the oldest Wimbledon women`s quarter-finalist for 22 years.

Jul 05, 2016, 16:58 PM IST
Venus Williams becomes oldest Wimbledon women`s quarter-finalist for 22 years

Venus Williams becomes oldest Wimbledon women`s quarter-finalist for 22 years

Since the 2010 US Open, Williams will be bidding for her first Grand Slam semi-final appearance.

Jul 04, 2016, 23:44 PM IST
Australian Open 2016: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig defeat Leander Paes-Martina Hingis 7-6, 6-3 in quarterfinal

Australian Open 2016: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig defeat Leander Paes-Martina Hingis 7-6, 6-3 in quarterfinal

Earlier, Mirza and Dodig defeated Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and Yaroslava Shvedova 7-5, 6-2 in one hour and eight minutes.

Jan 28, 2016, 13:24 PM IST
Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis pair wins US Open women's doubles crown, 2nd successive Grand Slam title

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis pair wins US Open women's doubles crown, 2nd successive Grand Slam title

Indian ace Sania Mirza and Switzerland's Martina Hingis won their second successive women's doubles Grand Slam title on Sunday after defeating Casey Dellacqua and Yaroslava Shvedova in the US Open final in New York.

Sep 13, 2015, 22:58 PM IST
Watch: Squirrel interrupts play at US Open

Watch: Squirrel interrupts play at US Open

A squirrel interrupted play at US Open for a brief period on Monday when women's doubles action was taking place on court five.

Sep 07, 2015, 04:42 AM IST
Safarova teams up with Mattek-Sands to win French Open doubles

Safarova teams up with Mattek-Sands to win French Open doubles

Lucie Safarova made sure she left Roland Garros with at least one winner`s trophy after the Czech left-hander and Bethanie Mattek-Sands won the women`s doubles title on Sunday.

Jun 08, 2015, 00:35 AM IST
Ruthless Maria Sharapova brushes Yaroslava Shvedova aside

Ruthless Maria Sharapova brushes Yaroslava Shvedova aside

Top seed Maria Sharapova began her 2015 campaign in ruthless fashion as she brushed aside Yaroslava Shvedova 6-0, 6-1 in the second round of the Brisbane International on Tuesday.

Jan 06, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

Lisicki beats Shvedova, advances into Wimbledon quarter-finals

Sabine Lisicki, last year`s beaten finalist, shrugged off a shoulder injury to book her place in the Wimbledon last eight with a hard-fought victory Tuesday over Yaroslava Shvedova.

Jul 01, 2014, 19:38 PM IST

Injured Keys pulls out of Wimbledon 2014

Madison Keys of the United States was forced to concede her Wimbledon third round match against Yaroslava Shvedova on Monday after failing to recover from a left thigh injury.

Jun 30, 2014, 19:17 PM IST

Bouchard suffers setback as seeds fall in Wimbledon tune-up

Rising Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard saw her pre-Wimbledon preparations go awry after losing 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 to American Vania King in the first round of the WTA/ATP `s-Hertogenbosch Open on Tuesday.

Jun 17, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Serena Williams shrugs off slow start to speed into third round

World number one Serena Williams overcame a wobbly start to open the defence of her Sony Open crown with a spirited 7-6(9-7) 6-2 win over Kazakhstan`s Yaroslava Shvedova on Thursday.

Mar 21, 2014, 08:45 AM IST

Shvedova beats Schiavone, sets up Miami clash with Serena

Kazakhstan`s Yaroslava Shvedova beat former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone 6-4 6-2 at the Sony Open on Tuesday, earning a second-round meeting with world number one Serena Williams.

Mar 19, 2014, 08:28 AM IST

Yaroslava Shvedova mulls quitting doubles

Two-time doubles tennis Grand Slam winner Yaroslava Shvedova said she is considering sacrificing her successful doubles career to improve in singles.

Oct 19, 2012, 14:12 PM IST

Hewitt gets wildcard for Wimbledon

Former champion Lleyton Hewitt is one of 13 players to receive a wildcard entry to this year`s Wimbledon tennis tournament.

Jun 21, 2012, 19:29 PM IST

French Open: Petra Kvitova defeats Shvedova to reach semis

Petra Kvitova defeated Yaroslava Shvedova 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 to reach the French Open semi-final and will be facing second seed Maria Sharapova for a spot in the final.

Jun 06, 2012, 23:27 PM IST

French Open 2012: Li Na loses to world no 142 Yaroslava Shvedova

Kazakh qualifier Yaroslava Shvedova shattered the hopes of defending champion Li Na as she defeated the Chinese 3-6 6-2 6-0.

Jun 04, 2012, 23:43 PM IST

Sania-Yaroslava win Citi Open in USA

Sania Mirza won her third WTA doubles title of the season and 12th overall as she and Yaroslava Shvedova pipped Olga Govortsova of Belarus and Alla Kudryavtseva of Russia in the final of the Citi Open.

Aug 01, 2011, 17:03 PM IST