Serena Williams advanced smoothly to the quarterfinals of the French Open by beating Shahar Peer 6-2, 6-2 today, and Novak Djokovic reached the same stage on the men’s side.
Israel`s Shahar Peer is comfortable with the tight security surrounding her at the Dubai Championships and confident about her chances against top seed Caroline Wozniacki in the third round, she said on Tuesday.
Israeli tennis player Shahar Peer will play her first match at the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships here tomorrow, a year after she was denied an entry visa to compete in the tournament.
Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open after blitzing Israel`s Shahar Peer 6-4, 6-0. The Israeli waited until trailing 5-0 in the second set to offer token resistance.
Israel`s Shahar Peer is refusing to be downcast after being subjected to a week of protests at the Auckland Classic and hopes to return to New Zealand in the future.
Israel’s Shahar Peer ignored noisy jeers at the ASB Classic from pro-Palestinian protestors Thursday, reaching the semi-finals over Russian Maria Kirilenko 6-0, 3-6, 6-1.
Chanting protestors interrupted Shahar Peer`s second round match at the Auckland Classic before the Israeli advanced to the quarter-finals with a 6-1, 6-0 victory over Slovakia`s Magdalena Rybarikova.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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