Angelique Kerber defeats Andrea Petkovic, to face Madison Keys in Charleston final
Angelique Kerber defeats Andrea Petkovic, to face Madison Keys in Charleston final

Angelique Kerber defeated fellow German Andrea Petkovic in straight sets on Saturday to reach the final of the Family Circle Cup where she will face American Madison Keys.

Andrea Petkovic advances, Sara Errani upset in Family Circle Cup
Andrea Petkovic advances, Sara Errani upset in Family Circle Cup

Andrea Petkovic battled back to advance to the semi-finals at the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, South Carolina on Friday while Czech qualifier Lucie Hradecka upset yet another seed with a victory over Sara Errani.

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.

Rod Laver Arena is really imposing, says smiling Lucie Hradecka
Rod Laver Arena is really imposing, says smiling Lucie Hradecka

For about 20 minutes on Monday, Lucie Hradecka felt that playing on Rod Laver Arena was so overwhelming that she was never going to be able to nail a first serve or return anything that Ana Ivanovic blasted at her.

Australian Open: Ana Ivanovic crashes as Simona Halep, Grigor Dimitrov progress
Australian Open: Ana Ivanovic crashes as Simona Halep, Grigor Dimitrov progress

Fifth seed Ana Ivanovic crashed out of the Australian Open in the first round Monday but rising stars Simona Halep and Grigor Dimitrov successfully kicked off their bids for Grand Slam glory.

Petra Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup final
Petra Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup final

World number four Petra Kvitova will lead the Czech Republic in the Fed Cup final against Germany in Prague on November 8-9, team captain Petr Pala said on Monday.

Sania-Black in BNP Paribas Open final

India`s Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black stormed into the women`s doubles final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here.

Sania Mirza and Cara Black storm into semi-finals

India`s Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black knocked out second-seeded Russians Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina toenter the semi-finals of the women`s doubles at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here.

Off-key Li glad to see off young Swiss

Chinese fourth seed Li Na admitted she was not at the top of her game Wednesday after being forced to dig deep against teen qualifier Belinda Bencic at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Li Na dumps Belinda Bencic to reach third round

Li Na struck back for the older generation of women`s tennis by fending off gutsy 16-year-old qualifier Belinda Bencic 6-0 7-6 (5) to reach the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday.

Czech pair win US Open women`s doubles title

Czech duo Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka won the US Open women`s doubles title on Saturday with a 7-6(4), 6-1, 6-4 win over Australia`s Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua.

Bhupathi, Sania out of Australian Open mixed doubles

It was all over for India at the Australian Open after Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi crashed out of the mixed doubles after losing their respective quarterfinal matches in contrasting fashion here on Thursday.

Wozniacki scrapes past Hradecka

Holder Caroline Wozniacki survived a tough challenge to begin her title defence of the ATP-WTA China Open, with the top seed stretched to the limit in a win over Lucie Hradecka 3-6, 6-0, 7-5.