Yanina Wickmayer

Miami Open: World No 1 Naomi Osaka advances to third round with rollercoaster win

After facing eight-times Miami champion Serena Williams in her first match last year, Osaka might have expected an easier opener on Friday against the 141st-ranked Belgian qualifier.

Mar 23, 2019, 12:52 PM IST

Aus Open 2017: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams look for easy Open rides at Melbourne

The American great, who lost the top ranking to Angelique Kerber last year, has hardly played since the US Open.

Jan 19, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

Jelena Jankovic to face Denisa Allertova in Guangzhou final

Serbia`s former world number one Jelena Jankovic ignored the distraction of an arm injury before beating Belgium`s Yanina Wickmayer on Friday and booking a place in the final of the Guangzhou International.

Sep 25, 2015, 23:01 PM IST

Belgian Yanina Wickmayer takes Tokyo title

Former US Open semi-finalist Yanina Wickmayer produced a superb fightback to beat Poland`s Magda Linette 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 and win the Japan Women`s Open on Sunday.

Sep 20, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Seeds scattered as Yanina Wickmayer, Magda Linette reach Tokyo final

 Belgian Yanina Wickmayer will meet Poland`s Magda Linette in the Japan Women`s Open final after both produced upsets Saturday to continue a trend this week in Tokyo.

Sep 19, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

US Open 2015, Day 4: Angry Samantha Stosur, Victoria Azarenka into third round

Samantha Stosur, the last woman to beat Serena Williams at the US Open four years ago, and two-time runner-up Victoria Azarenka made the third round Thursday.

Sep 03, 2015, 23:32 PM IST

Top seed Novak Djokovic makes quick work of Marcos Baghdatis

World number one Novak Djokovic kicked started his bid for a fourth Indian Wells title by beating Marcos Baghdatis 6-1, 6-3 in the second round of the WTA and ATP tournament.

Mar 15, 2015, 11:33 AM IST

Paribas Open: Maria Sharapova, Flavia Pennetta reach third round

Twice winner Maria Sharapova and reigning champion Flavia Pennetta advanced to the third round of the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday, though in sharply contrasting fashion.

Mar 15, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

Australian Open: Simona Halep halts Yanina Wickmayer to reach quarter-finals

Third seed Simona Halep broke her hoodoo against Belgian Yanina Wickmayer with a 6-4 6-2 win to sail into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday.

Jan 25, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

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.

Jan 19, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters

Russia`s Maria Kirilenko reached her first quarter-final of the year on Thursday when she came from behind to beat Czech third seed Klara Koukalova at the WTA Korea Open.

Sep 18, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

Stosur`s Wimbledon adventure over on day one

Former US Open champion Sam Stosur`s unhappy union with Wimbledon continued on Monday as the Australian became the highest seed to fall by the wayside after a 6-3 6-4 first-round defeat by Belgian Yanina Wickmayer.

Jun 23, 2014, 18:50 PM IST

Caroline Wozniacki loses on return after engagement heartache

Caroline Wozniacki`s return to tennis and the public eye after her breakup with golfer Rory McIlroy ended in more pain on Tuesday when the 13th seed was knocked out in the French Open first round by Yanina Wickmayer.

May 27, 2014, 21:22 PM IST

Defending champ Wickmayer in Auckland WTA final

Yanina Wickmayer fought back from brink of defeat to make the final of the Auckland Classic.

Jan 07, 2011, 13:53 PM IST

Defending champ Wickmayer in Auckland WTA final

Yanina Wickmayer fought back from brink of defeat to make the final of the Auckland Classic.

Jan 07, 2011, 13:53 PM IST

Wickmayer ducks shadow of bigger Belgians

Belgian Yanina Wickmayer won the ABS Classic title to continue her emergence from the shadow of celebrated compatriots Kim Clijsters and Justine Henin.

Jan 10, 2010, 17:21 PM IST

Wickmayer ducks shadow of bigger Belgians

Belgian Yanina Wickmayer won the ABS Classic title to continue her emergence from the shadow of celebrated compatriots Kim Clijsters and Justine Henin.

Jan 10, 2010, 17:21 PM IST

Wickmayer upsets Pennetta to claim Auckland title

Belgium’s Yanina Wickmayer upset top seed Flavia Pennetta 6-3, 6-2 in the final of the Auckland Classic on Saturday to complete a remarkable return to the courts after having a doping ban overturned.

Jan 09, 2010, 10:15 AM IST

Wickmayer upsets Pennetta to claim Auckland title

Belgium’s Yanina Wickmayer upset top seed Flavia Pennetta 6-3, 6-2 in the final of the Auckland Classic on Saturday to complete a remarkable return to the courts after having a doping ban overturned.

Jan 09, 2010, 10:15 AM IST

Wickmayer makes winning return to WTA Tour

Belgium`s Yanina Wickmayer has made a winning return to the WTA Tour after her ban for anti-doping violations was lifted, beating Germany`s Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-4 at the ASB Classic.

Jan 04, 2010, 11:56 AM IST