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Fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber has been bundled in the fourth round
of the Australian Open by the woman who ousted Serena Williams at
the same stage last year.
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APNewsNow. With AP Photos. Fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber has been beaten by Russian Ekaterina Makarova in the fourth round of the Australian Open 7-5, 6-4.
Kerber, a semifinalist at Wimbledon last year, received treatment for her back during the match Sunday. She's the highest women's seed to lose so far this year at Melbourne Park.
Makarova, the 19th-seeded player, beat...
Fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber has been bundled in the fourth round of the Australian Open by the woman who ousted Serena Williams at the same stage last year.
No. 19-seeded Ekaterina Makarova had a 7-5, 6-4 win in the opening match Sunday on Rod Laver Arena, taking out the highest seed to tumble so far at the season's first major.
Makarova beat Williams in the fourth round...
Two of the rising young stars who are destined to shape the future of women's tennis tested themselves against members of the current hierarchy in the third round of the Australian Open on Friday -- and quickly realized they had more to learn.
American Madison Keys, all of 17 years of age, showed plenty of potential but went down 6-2, 7-5 to fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber of...