Barbora Strycova

Wimbledon: Serena Williams keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24

Perhaps the imperious American did not need to amp it up against out-matched Czech Barbora Strycova in a 6-1 6-2 trouncing on a sunny Centre Court. It was that easy.

Jul 12, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Serena Williams powers past Barbora Strycova to enter Wimbledon final

The 37-year-old Williams will become the oldest woman to contest a Grand Slam final in the professional era and victory will take her alongside Margaret Court`s record 24 singles majors.

Jul 11, 2019, 21:05 PM IST

Simona Halep eases past Elina Svitolina to reach first Wimbledon final

Halep had reached the last four without facing a seed and had been expected to be severely tested in the semi-final considering she had lost four of her seven meetings against Svitolina.

Jul 11, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

Indian Wells: Simona Halep brushes aside Barbora Strycova to reach third round

Halep will now lock horns with Kateryna Kozlova in the third round of the tournament.

Mar 09, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Miami Open final: Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova stunned by unseeded pair in women's doubles clash

Sania and Strycova, aiming for their third title together, lost 4-6 3-6 in a match that lasted little over an hour.

Apr 03, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

Indian Wells Open: Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova beat Sara Errani-Alicja Rosolskain 6-2,6-3 to enter quarterfinals

The Indo-Czech pair also won five out of the nine break points that came their way.

Mar 12, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

Dubai Open: 3rd seeds Sania Mirza, Barbora Strycova lose to Ekaterina Makarova, Elena Vesnina in semis

The third seeds were beaten by the second seeded Russian pair of Ekaterina Makarova, Elena Vesnina 4-6, 3-6 in one hour 17 minutes

Feb 24, 2017, 18:07 PM IST

Dubai Open: Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova ease into women's doubles semis after thrilling quarter-final win

The third seeded duo registered a convincing 6-2, 7-5 win over American pair of Abigail Spears and Katarina Srebotnik in a thrilling quarter-final encounter.

Feb 24, 2017, 12:03 PM IST

Qatar Open: Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova crash out of Doha open after suffering loss in semis

Mirza and Strycova defeat at the hands of USA`s Abigail Spears and Slovenia`s Katarina Srebotnik in a thrilling last-four clash that lasted an hour and 10 minutes.

Feb 18, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

Aus Open'17: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig beat Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski in mixed doubles, enter semi-finals

In the next match Sania could face Leander Paes and Martina Hingis, who are playing their quarterfinal against Samantha Stosur and Sam Groth.

Jan 25, 2017, 10:54 AM IST

Australian Open: Serena Williams grinds down dogged Barbora Strycova to reach quarter-finals

Williams, bidding to win a record 23rd grand slam title in the professional era, has now notched 10 consecutive quarter-final appearances at the majors, dating back to the 2014 U.S. Open.

Jan 23, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

Australian Open: Leander Paes off to winning start, Sania Mirza ousted in mixed doubles

Veteran Paes and Switzerland's Martina Hingis won their first match against Australians Destanee Aiava and Marc Polmans 6-4 6-3.

Jan 22, 2017, 11:29 AM IST

Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna enter second round of mixed doubles at Australian Open

As Bopanna and Leander Paes exit from Open, Mirza still remains in the contention in the women's doubles partnering Barbora Strycova.

Jan 21, 2017, 15:04 PM IST

Australian Open'17: Serena Williams beats fellow American Nicole Gibbs; marches into fourth round

Willliams, hardly got out of first gear against Gibbs, dictating terms from the opening game against a player ranked 92

Jan 21, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Australian Open: Sania Mirza advances into 3rd round in women's doubles, Rohan Bopanna knocked out

 the Indo-Czech duo were made to work hard by Stosur and Zhang as they had to save five break points and needed four match points to win the final game

Jan 20, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Australian Open 2017: Rohan Bopanna, Sania Mirza start their title campaign on winning note, march into second round

In the women`s doubles, Sania and Barbora started on a positive note, winning in exactly one hour.

Jan 18, 2017, 14:11 PM IST

Apia International: Top seeds Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova lose in final against unseeded pair

Sania Mirza will now enter Australian Open as a defending champion in women's doubles event, a tournament she won in 2016 with Swiss legend Martina Hingis.

Jan 13, 2017, 10:13 AM IST

Sania Mirza, Barbora Strycova enter Apia International final

Mirza will enter Australian Open, which starts on Monday, as a defending champion in women's doubles event.

Jan 12, 2017, 21:11 PM IST

Auckland Classic: Leander Paes, Andre Sa knock out top seeds Treat Huey, Max Mirnyi to enter quarter-finals

Paes and his Brazilian teammate knocked out the top seeds 7-6(3) 6-3 to make it to the quarterfinals of the USD 508,360 hard court event.

Jan 11, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

Brisbane International: Sania Mirza wins first title of the season, but loses No.1 rank to her partner

Mirza, however, will enter next week's Australian Open with a different partner.

Jan 07, 2017, 19:23 PM IST