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August 4, 2014
MONTREAL — The excitement in the grandstands over Canada’s recent tennis success appears to have been lost on American Sloane Stephens and Slovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova. Stephens used an accurate serve and steady pressure to rout Aleksandra Wozniak...
June 19, 2014
WIMBLEDON — Canada’s Aleksandra Wozniak has qualified for the main draw at Wimbledon with a 6-4, 6-3 win over American Melanie Oudin. Wozniak, from Blainville, Que., jumped out to a 3-0 lead on Thursday only to see Oudin draw level. The Canadian...
May 27, 2014
PARIS — Aleksandra Wozniak and Sharon Fichman went down to defeat on Tuesday in the French Open first round, leaving 18th seed Eugenie Bouchard as the last Canadian in the women’s draw. Wozniak wasted a match point in her 6-7 (3), 7-5, 6-2 first-...
May 27, 2014
PARIS — Much to her dismay, Li Na is familiar with this feeling. She earns a Grand Slam championship, is heralded at home, then shows up at subsequent major tournaments and seemingly forgets how to win.
May 26, 2014
PARIS — About the only thing getting between Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard and a berth in the second round of the French Open was the weather. Bouchard overcame a rain interruption of nearly 90 minutes before finishing off a decisive 6-0, 6-...
February 12, 2014
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Top-seeded Li Na, playing her first match since winning the Australian Open last month, beat Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 in the second round at the Qatar Open on Wednesday. Third-seeded Petra Kvitova of the...
August 11, 2013
TORONTO — Serena Williams insists it’s not as easy as it looks.
August 10, 2013
TORONTO — Sorana Cirstea continued her Cinderella run at the Rogers Cup with a 6-1, 7-6 (5) upset victory over Chinese fourth-seed Li Na in Saturday’s semifinals. The unseeded Romanian came into the match having ousted two former world...
August 10, 2013
TORONTO — Sorana Cirstea continued her Cinderella run at the Rogers Cup with a 6-1, 7-6 (5) upset victory over Chinese fourth-seed Li Na in Saturday’s semifinals. The unseeded Romanian came into the match having ousted two former world...
August 9, 2013
TORONTO — Serena Williams continues to mow down her opponents at the Rogers Cup women’s tournament.