Reuters | , Madrid
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 09:56 AM IST
- In claiming victory, Sabalenka gained revenge after being beaten by the Australian in the Stuttgart Open final a fortnight ago.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 08:48 PM IST
Sabalenka did not drop a set in her first three rounds before going down in three against the 39-year-old American in the fourth last month.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 02:34 PM IST
Seeded second at Melbourne Park, the pair won their maiden major at the 2019 U.S. Open and the victory at the Rod Laver Arena was their fifth title overall.
New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 11:56 AM IST
Azarenka whipped through the contest against fifth seed Sabalenka on the Louis Armstrong Stadium court in little more than an hour to set up a third-round date with Sachia Vickery or Iga Swiatek.
Lexington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2020 10:34 AM IST
It was a topsy-turvy match that lasted nearly three hours and featured a bit of confusion when Gauff and her father, Cori, got into a discussion with the chair umpire about what sort of coaching is allowed under adjusted rules the WTA put in place recently.
Los Angeles | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2020 07:38 AM IST
Rounding out the day’s action at the outdoor, hardcourt tournament, Czech Republic’s Marie Bouzkova upset world number 15 Johanna Konta 6-4 6-4.
Doha | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2020 08:16 AM IST
Aryna Sabalenka’s win over the eighth-seeded Czech, who was Qatar champion in 2018, will see her rise to 11 in the world rankings on Monday.
Doha | By Reuters
UPDATED ON FEB 29, 2020 12:58 AM IST
Sabalenka advanced to the 10th WTA final of her career with an impressive 6-4 6-3 victory over former world number two Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia.
Dubai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2020 01:40 PM IST
Simona Halep, who had saved a match point in knocking out Ons Jabeur 24 hours earlier, said she had to pick up her pace after losing the first set.
Adelaide | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 05:11 PM IST
In a rematch of last year’s French Open final, Ashleigh Barty prevailed once again, winning 6-3 6-3 for a 4-0 head-to-head lead over the Czech.
Shenzhen | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2020 02:38 PM IST
The Belarusian -- who also won titles in Wuhan and Zhuhai last year -- needed only 71 minutes to wrap up the contest, breaking Gasparyan five times on centre court to advance to the last 16.
Zhuhai | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2019 04:36 PM IST
Sabalenka, who won in Shenzhen and Wuhan earlier this year, was hardly troubled as she dispatched Bertens in 76 minutes without dropping serve and breaking her Dutch opponent three times in the contest.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2019 08:36 PM IST
Kiki Bertens, playing in her seventh tournament since her U.S. Open third round exit, was pushed to the limit in an absorbing opening set that lasted an hour and 20 minutes.
Wuhan | By AFP
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 05:04 PM IST
Sabalenka utilised her supreme power game once again to overcome Riske in 114 minutes in front of a 13,000-strong centre court crowd. She unleashed 18 aces and won 79 percent of her first-serve points.
Wuhan | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2019 08:29 PM IST
Aryna Sabalenka said her Friday semi-final victory over world number one Ashleigh Barty tastes sweeter than last year’s tournament win after her tough journey on this year’s tour.
Wuhan | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2019 07:09 PM IST
The world number one impressed in a highly-entertaining quarter-final that saw her fire 39 winners en route to a 7-6 (8/6), 3-6, 6-3 win against Martic.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 02:14 PM IST
Svitolina’s superior serving was the difference in the one-sided match as the Ukrainian set up a tantalizing quarter-final meeting with Greece’s Maria Sakkari on Thursday.
London | By PTI
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2019 02:55 PM IST
Seeded 13th, Bopanna and his partner from Belarus, Aryna Sabalenka lost 4-6 4-6 to Artem Sitak from New Zealand and Laura Siegemund of Germany in one hour and 13 minutes.
Brisbane | By AFP
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2019 03:04 PM IST
The tie was sent into the crucial doubles match after Azarenka crushed Stosur 6-1, 6-1 in the reverse singles, following Barty sweeping past Sabalenka 6-2, 6-2.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2019 02:36 PM IST
Victory gave Bencic, 21, her first win over second seed Kvitova, who had breezed past her in straight sets in the third round of the Australian Open last month.
St Petersburg | By AFP
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2019 10:30 PM IST
The 27-year-old world number eight, who is seeking her eighth career title, won 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 in one hour 38 minutes to record her third win over Sabalenka in as many meetings.
Agence France-Presse | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2019 11:26 PM IST
Bertens, who is ranked eighth in the world, fired 13 aces to see off the left-handed Bonaventure 6-4, 6-2 in one hour to record her third win over the 24-year-old in as many meetings.
Melbourne | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2019 01:00 PM IST
Anisimova upset the Belarusian 6-3, 6-2 in 65 minutes to set up a last 16 meeting with either eighth seeded Czech Petra Kvitova or Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic.
Sydney | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2019 01:41 PM IST
Ptera Kvitova, who slumped to 29 in the world after being attacked in her home by a knife-wielding man in 2016, was encouraged by her 6-1, 7-5 win over the Aryna Sabalenka.
Shenzhen | By AFP
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2019 11:47 PM IST
Just 10 days before the start of the Australian Open, Sharapova received treatment for a painful left thigh after losing the first set 6-1 to top seed Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2019 02:38 PM IST
Sharapova struggled to move on court and conceded the opening set 6-1, with coach Thomas Hogstedt urging the Russian to take her game to the next level or call for a medical timeout.
Beijing | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2018 11:44 PM IST
Zverev, 21, the second seed touted as a future multiple Grand Slam winner, reacted by whacking his racquet on the floor, bending it badly out of shape.
Connecticut | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2018 09:45 AM IST
Aryna Sabalenka has added her name to a growing list of tennis players who have earned breakthrough wins at The Connecticut Open.
Cincinnati | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2018 09:08 AM IST
Simona Halep will play for the Cincinnati Masters title a second year in a row, facing Kiki Bertens who defeated Petra Kvitova in the semifinals on Saturday.
Agence France-Presse, Eastbourne | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2018 10:11 PM IST
Caroline Wozniacki was winning her first title since claiming her maiden Grand Slam trophy earlier this year in the Australian Open.