Serena Williams cruises into Cincinnati quarters
Serena Williams cruises into Cincinnati quarters

Defending champion Serena Williams cruised into the quarter-finals of the Western & Southern Open with a 6-0 6-2 win over Italy`s Karin Knapp on Thursday while Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic`s remarkable run came to an end.

Kei Nishikori outlasts John Isner to win Washington title
Kei Nishikori outlasts John Isner to win Washington title

Japan`s Kei Nishikori rallied to defeat big-serving American John Isner 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday to win the Washington Open and capture his 10th career ATP title.

Vesnina and Pavlyuchenkova put Russia into Fed Cup final
Vesnina and Pavlyuchenkova put Russia into Fed Cup final

Elena Vesnina and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova beat Sabine Lisicki and Andrea Petkovic in the deciding rubber of the Fed Cup World Group semi-final against Germany on Sunday to put Russia into the final.

Kerber pulls Germany level in the clash with Russia
Kerber pulls Germany level in the clash with Russia

Germany`s Angelique Kerber beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia in straight sets on Sunday to level the score in their Fed Cup World Group semi-final tie at 2-2.

Pavlyuchenkova puts Russia 2-0 up against Germany
Pavlyuchenkova puts Russia 2-0 up against Germany

Svetlana Kuznetsova beat Julia Goerges in straight sets to put Russia 1-0 up in their Fed Cup World Group semi-final tie with visitors Germany on Saturday.

Fed Cup final: Russia to face Germany without injured Maria Sharapova
Fed Cup final: Russia to face Germany without injured Maria Sharapova

Russia`s hopes of winning a place in the Fed Cup final suffered a setback as world number two Maria Sharapova dropped out through injury just days ahead of the semi-final with Germany.

Sania Mirza a win away from becoming World No.1 doubles player
Sania Mirza a win away from becoming World No.1 doubles player

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis survived a tough test to reach the final of the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament here on Saturday.

Day of fallen seeds for women in Australian Open
Day of fallen seeds for women in Australian Open

The 2015 Australian Open kicked off on Monday and an entertaining day of enthralling tennis saw four seeded women get ousted in the first round itself. With regular top class players in both men's and women's draw advancing to the next round, the taste of success for these seeded players ended on a bitter note.

Maria Sharapova to spearhead Russia in Fed Cup
Maria Sharapova to spearhead Russia in Fed Cup

World number two Maria Sharapova will spearhead Russia in their Fed Cup opening round match against Poland in Krakow from March 7-8, national Olympic team manager Vladimir Kamelzon said Tuesday.

Cilic and Pavlyuchenkova claim Kremlin Cup titles
Cilic and Pavlyuchenkova claim Kremlin Cup titles

 Croatian second seed Marin Cilic overcame Roberto Batusta Agut 6-4 6-4 to claim the Kremlin Cup crown on Sunday, while Russia`s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova lifted the women`s title.

Cilic, Pavlyuchenkova win Kremlin Cup titles
Cilic, Pavlyuchenkova win Kremlin Cup titles

US Open champion Marin Cilic continued his fine season by beating fifth seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista-Agut in straight sets to win the Kremlin Cup in Moscow on Sunday.

Local favourite Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on song in Moscow
Local favourite Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on song in Moscow

Sixth-seed local favourite Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova secured her second round Kremlin Cup ticket on Tuesday with a straight-set victory over Croatian teenager Ana Konjuh on Tuesday.

Sharapova reaches Cincinnati quarter-finals

French Open champion Maria Sharapova booked her quarter-final berth at the Cincinnati ATP and WTA hardcourt tournament on Thursday with a straight-sets win over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.

Sharapova pleased despite Stuttgart scare

Defending champion Maria Sharapova admits she had a tough opening in her bid to win a third straight Stuttgart WTA tournament title after her three-sets win over Lucie Safarova.

Samantha Stosur into Tournament of Champions semis

Australia`s Samantha Stosur reached the WTA Tournament of Champions semi-finals on Friday with a 6-1, 6-4 win over Bulgarian wildcard Tsvetana Pironkova.

Radwanska rallies to win year`s third title in Korea

Polish top seed Agnieszka Radwanska came from behind to beat Russia`s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-7(6) 6-3 6-4 in the final of the Korea Open in Seoul on Sunday and bag her third WTA title of the year.

Radwanska, Pavlyuchenkova face off in Korea Open

Polish top seed Agnieszka Radwanska will face Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in Sunday`s final of the Korea Open after the Russian squeezed past Francesca Schiavone in a thriller.

Sania, Bethanie exit from Madrid Open

Sania Mirza and her American pair Bethanie Mattek-Sands made an early exit from the Madrid Open after losing their second round match in straight sets to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova.

Pavlyuchenkova wins Portugal Open

Russian tennis player Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova won her second WTA title in the space of a month, defeating Carla Suarez Navarro in the final of the Portugal Open.

Martina Hingis to coach Pavlyuchenkova

Rising Russian women`s tennis star Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova Monday announced that five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis will be coaching her.