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Monica Puig

Monica Puig stuns Caroline Wozniacki in Miami Open, Naomi Osaka's run over

Monica Puig shrugged off an opening set bagel to rally for a 0-6 6-4 6-4 victory over world number two Caroline Wozniacki in the second round of the Miami Open on Friday.

Mar 24, 2018, 13:31 PM IST

Dubai Championships: Angelique Kerber beats Monica Puig in straight sets; moves step closer to no.1 ranking

The top seeded German, who held the top WTA spot in 2016 before Serena Williams took back in September could regain the number one ranking if she wins the Gulf event on Saturday.

Feb 23, 2017, 09:44 AM IST

Dubai Championships: Caroline Wozniacki gets back to work with Dubai win over Darya Kasatkina

Former WTA world number one Wozniacki had only limited turnaround time to adjust to what many feel is a faster court in the emirate compared to last week`s venue.

Feb 21, 2017, 11:24 AM IST

Olympics 2016: Andy Murray dominates in Rio Games, outsider Monica Puig arrives on big stage

The return of 2009 U.S. Open winner del Potro, who had sunk to 141 in the world rankings due to wrist injuries, coincided with the re-emergence of Spain`s former singles champion Rafa Nadal after two months off with injury.

Aug 22, 2016, 12:26 PM IST

Rio Olympics: Tearful Monica​ Puig wins Puerto Rico's first ever gold

Kerber, 28, levelled the final in the 10th game but needed four set points to get the job done.
 

Aug 14, 2016, 05:17 AM IST

Monica Puig makes Pattaya semis as Russians falter

Puerto Rico`s Monica Puig confidently dispatched Japan`s Misaki Doi in the WTA Pattaya Open with a straight sets 6-4, 6-2 victory Friday, booking herself a place in the semi-finals.

Feb 13, 2015, 21:49 PM IST

Pica powers to first WTA title

Puerto Rican No.1 Monica Puig won her first WTA title Saturday, beating Spain`s Silvia Soler-Espinosa in the final of the Strasbourg International.

May 25, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Williams, Sharapova march on for possible collision

World No. 1 Serena Williams beat Andrea Petkovic 6-2, 6-2 in the second round of the Italian Open Wednesday to march on for a possible semi-final collision with Maria Sharapova.

May 15, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

Kurumi Nara reaches Japan Women`s Open quarters

Japanese wild card Kurumi Nara outlasted eighth-seed Monica Puig of Puerto Rico 7-5, 7-6 (7/4) to reach the quarter-finals of the $235,000 Japan Women`s Open in Osaka on Wednesday.

Oct 09, 2013, 22:38 PM IST

Puig upsets Petrova at French Open

World No.11 Nadia Petrova failed to clear the first-round hurdle at the French Open, suffering a three-set defeat to Puerto Rico’s Monica Puig.

May 27, 2013, 17:18 PM IST