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Australian Open: Leander Paes advances, Rohan Bopanna out of mixed doubles

Leander Paes and Martina Hingis entered the mixed doubles second round, while the Indo-Czech combination of Rohan Bopanna and Barbora Zahlavova Strycova faltered in the first round of the Australian Open here Sunday.

Jan 25, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

This is me, says grunting, cursing Victoria Azarenka

 Two-time grand slam champion Victoria Azarenka will no longer bite her tongue or try to fit into any media-trained "image" as she makes her way on the tennis tour, the Belarusian said at the Australian Open on Saturday.

Jan 24, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Australian Open: Victoria Azarenka back to her best with Caroline Wozniacki win

Victoria Azarenka showed she was back in top form at the Australian Open on Thursday after an injury-blighted season, upsetting eighth seed Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 6-2 to reach the third round.

Jan 22, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Tsvetana Pironkova chalks up 14th straight win in Sydney

Tsvetana Pironkova`s stretched her Sydney International winning streak to 14 matches with a straight sets victory over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova to reach the semi-finals on Wednesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Caroline Wozniacki pulls out of Sydney opener with wrist injury

World number eight Caroline Wozniacki pulled out of her first match at the Sydney International with a wrist injury on Monday, a week before the start of the Australian Open.

Jan 12, 2015, 12:37 PM IST

Annika Beck claims maiden WTA title

Germany`s Annika Beck clinched her maiden WTA title on Saturday, sweeping past Czech fourth seed Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-2, 6-1 in the Luxembourg final.

Oct 19, 2014, 09:01 AM IST

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reaches New Haven semis

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova advanced to the semi-finals of the WTA New Haven hardcourt tournament Thursday with a 6-4, 6-1 triumph over Czech compatriot Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

Aug 22, 2014, 09:40 AM IST

Injured champion Azarenka withdraws from Cincy

Defending champion Victoria Azarenka was forced to withdraw on Tuesday from the women`s event at the ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters with a right knee injury.

Aug 12, 2014, 22:33 PM IST

Safarova and Kvitova lead Czech assault

Lucie Safarova and Petra Kvitova led the Czech charge on Tuesday into the last four of Wimbledon, ensuring their nation a presence in the women`s final on Saturday.

Jul 02, 2014, 05:08 AM IST

Wimbledon giantkiller Barbora Zahlavova wanted to quit during drugs ban

Wimbledon giantkiller Barbora Zahlavova Strycova admitted Monday she wanted to quit the sport during a six-month drugs ban which she blasted as "unfair".

Jun 30, 2014, 21:04 PM IST

Wimbledon 2014: Caroline Wozniacki wants clock clampdown on time-wasters

Caroline Wozniacki called for on-court clocks to be installed to clamp down on Wimbledon time-wasters after the former world number one crashed out in the fourth round on Monday.

Jun 30, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Li Na knocked out of Wimbledon

Chinese second seed and Australian Open champion Li Na was knocked out of Wimbledon on Friday, losing 7-6 (7/5), 7-6 (7/5) in the third round to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic

Jun 27, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

Ruthless Li into Wimbledon third round

Chinese second seed Li Na swept into the Wimbledon third round with an imperious 6-2, 6-2 victory over Austria`s Yvonne Meusburger on Wednesday.

Jun 25, 2014, 17:54 PM IST

Fourth seed Halep into French Open second round

Romanian fourth seed Simona Halep reached the French Open second round on Tuesday with a 6-0, 6-2 win over Russia`s Alisa Kleybanova.

May 27, 2014, 17:03 PM IST

Tennis player Strycova banned for doping

Tennis player Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic was banned for six months after testing positive for doping, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced.

Feb 16, 2013, 00:32 AM IST

Australian Open: Serena Williams cruises into third round

Serena Williams said before the start of the Australian Open that even with just two warm-up matches under her belt she was ready for Melbourne. More than ready it seems.

Jan 19, 2012, 11:18 AM IST

Petkovic wins 2nd-round match at Brisbane

Andrea Petkovic of Germany has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Brisbane International.

Jan 03, 2012, 17:28 PM IST