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Caroline Wozniacki, Sloane Stephens and Sabine Lisicki -- the top three seeded players -- won in straight sets Thursday to reach the Luxembourg Open quarterfinals.
Wozniacki beat two-time finalist Monica Niculescu of Romania 6-3, 6-2. Stephens, seeded second, defeated Yvonne Meusburger of Austria 7-5, 6-4. Lisicki of Germany eliminated Tereza Smitkova of the Czech Republic 6-4, 6-0.
Stephens, an American ranked 12th, has yet to lose a set in Luxembourg and will play Stefanie Voegele on Friday. The 54th-ranked Swiss struggled past Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-1, 3-6, 6-3.
Also in the second round, Karin Knapp of Italy downed Andrea Petkovic of Germany 7-5, 7-5.
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Over the weekend, the Irish Independent reported once again that Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki have broken up. And once again, we have a firm denial. Like last time, “sources” supposedly told the Independent that Wozniacki is distraught over McIlroy ending their relationship. But get this — the latest rumors indicated the final straw for […]
Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark will play Annika Beck of Germany in Sunday's final of the Luxembourg Open.
Wozniacki, ranked No. 9, defeated third-seeded Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-4, 6-4 in Saturday's semifinals. She has lost only one set all week.
Beck advanced to her first WTA final when Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland retired at 7-5, 1-0 in the other semi...
Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark defeated Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 Friday to reach the semifinals of the Luxembourg Open.
After both players struggled to hold serve at the start, Wozniacki had the only break of the third set to clinch the win. She will face the winner of the later quarterfinal between third-seeded Sabine Lisicki and Karin Knapp.
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There are reports that suggest golfer Rory McIlroy has parted ways with girlfriend and tennis star Caroline Wozniacki after the latter posted a somewhat unflattering photo of him sleeping with his mouth open recently. The photo, sent out via tweet on Wozniacki's Twitter account, is said to have pushed McIlroy over the edge, leading to an "absolutely devastated" Wozniacki...
The relationship between star golfer Rory McIlroy and tennis ace Caroline Wozniacki has seen its ups and downs over the last two years, with reports of break-ups and make-ups and famous sports figures weighing in on whether they should be dating at all.
Well, it might be all over now. Or maybe a local paper just really wants McIlroy to be single.
According to the Irish Independent...
Pictured: the kind of woman you break up with over an unflattering photo
Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki is one of our favorite people to write about thanks to her spot-on peer impersonations and ability to wear underwear for profit. We were also fans of her awkward, awkward love with golf giant/One Direction crooner Rory McIlroy and are sad today to report that their relationship...
In one of the more ridiculous break-up stories, Rory McIlroy has reportedly cut ties with Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki after taking this unauthorized picture and posting it on Twitter. That’s a big no-no in this day and age.
Almost immediately following the tweet, Independent Woman reported that the relationship is over. While there were most likely a string of events...
Rory McIlroy has shown he has trouble keeping his mental edge and letting things go on the golf course. Apparently, that extends to his private life as well.
The golfer and his famous girlfriend, tennis star Caroline Wozniacki, have broken up, according to reports, and the deal-breaker was apparently one cute Twitter photo gone wrong.
The Irish Independent, which reported in August...
Rory McIlroy has reportedly split with Caroline Wozniacki. Niamh Horan of the Irish Independent indicated Sunday that the tweet below may have pushed McIlroy over the edge, leading to an "absolutely devastated" Wozniacki after the ensuing breakup. [Bleacher Report]
Really giving up those special prizes because of a tweet of you sleeping?
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Rory McIlroy is apparently done addressing rumors about his relationship with Caroline Wozniacki. Over the weekend, yet another report surfaced claiming McIlroy had dumped the tennis star. His alleged reason for calling things off this time was nothing short of priceless. Wozniacki told a Danish newspaper on Monday that she has grown tired of baseless […]
Second-seeded Sloane Stephens of the United States beat 2009 champion and Swiss wild card Timea Bacsinszky 6-3, 6-3 to advance into the second round of the Luxembourg Open on Tuesday.
Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark opened her campaign in the WTA event late Tuesday.
Two seeds fell: No. 4 Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium lost to Katarzyna Piter of Poland 6-4, 6-2, and No. 6...
Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki have been hounded by the press since they became an item, (while Rory was reportedly still in a relationship with his ex) and now they are being hounded again because of a reported break-up due to this tweet:
Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia advanced to the quarterfinals of the Luxembourg Open by beating Su-Wei Hsieh of Taiwan 6-1, 6-4 Wednesday.
The 38th-ranked Jovanovski has yet to lose a set in the tournament. She'll face either top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark or Monica Niculescu of Romania.
Also, Andrea Petkovic of Germany rallied past seventh-seeded Eugenie Bouchard of...