Found October 18, 2013 on Tennis Panorama :
Ana_ivanovic_1544
  (October 18, 2013) Samantha Stosur has extended her current win streak to 8 after defeating  4th seed Ana Ivanovic in the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow on Friday 7-5, 6-4. The Australian will face her doubles partner Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semifinals next. Kuznetsova upset second seed Roberta Vinci 6-2, 6-3. For the Russian it will be her first semifinal this year and her first at her hometown tournament since 2007. KREMLIN CUP BY BANK OF MOSCOW Moscow, Russia October 14-20, 2013 Hard/Indoors Results – Friday, October 18, 2013 WTA Singles – Quarterfinals (8) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) d. (2) Roberta Vinci (ITA) 62 63 (7) Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. (4) Ana Ivanovic (SRB) 75 64 (5) Simona Halep (ROU) d. (WC) Alisa Kleybanova (RUS) 61 61 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS) d. Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 60 64 WTA Doubles – Quarterfinals (4) Huber/Rosolska (USA/POL) d. Olaru/Savchuk (ROU/UKR) 75 61 RESULTS – FRIDAY, 18 OCTOBER 2013 ATP Singles – Quarterfinals [1] R Gasquet (FRA) d [WC] T Gabashvili (RUS) 63 62 [2] A Seppi (ITA) d E Roger-Vasselin (FRA) 52 ret. (neck strain) I Karlovic (CRO) d [WC] K Khachanov (RUS) 64 60 [Q] M Kukushkin (KAZ) d [Q] A Golubev (KAZ) 64 76(4) ATP Doubles – Semifinals K Skupski (GBR) / N Skupski (GBR) d [WC] V Baluda (RUS) / K Kravchuk (RUS) 63 57 10-7 M Elgin (RUS) / D Istomin (UZB) d R Junaid (AUS) / P Marx (GER) 57 63 10-5 SCHEDULE – SATURDAY, 19 OCTOBER, 2013 CENTRE COURT start 1:00 pm [7] S Stosur (AUS) vs [8] S Kuznetsova (RUS) – WTA A Pavlyuchenkova (RUS) vs [5] S Halep (ROU) – WTA Boris Yeltsin Award Ceremony Not Before 4:30 pm [Q] M Kukushkin (KAZ) vs [2] A Seppi (ITA) – ATP ATP Doubles Ceremony [1] R Gasquet (FRA) vs I Karlovic (CRO) – ATP COURT 1 start 1:00 pm [4] L Huber (USA) / A Rosolska (POL) vs [2] A Kudryavtseva (RUS) / A Rodionova (AUS) – WTA Not Before 2:00 pm K Skupski (GBR) / N Skupski (GBR) vs M Elgin (RUS) / D Istomin (UZB) – ATP – Doubles Final J Husarova (SVK) / K Zakopalova (CZE) vs S Kuznetsova (RUS) / S Stosur (AUS) – WTA – After Suitable Rest
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Stosur, Seppi reach Kremlin Cup semis

Samantha Stosur extended her unbeaten run by defeating Ana Ivanovic 7-5, 6-4 Friday to reach the Kremlin Cup semifinals. In a rematch of last year's three-set semifinal between the former Grand Slam champions, Ivanovic took a 3-0 lead but Stosur broke back twice to win the opener. An early break in the second set was enough for the Australian to finish off the former top-ranked...

Stosur reaches final at Kremlin Cup

Samantha Stosur advanced to her second straight final by beating her doubles partner Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-4 in the semifinals of the Kremlin Cup Saturday. Kuznetsova couldn't hold serve once in the first set, winning just six of 23 points when serving, while Stosur was broken twice as well. Stosur took a 5-1 lead in the second but then failed to serve out the match twice...

Halep claims Kremlin Cup title

Simona Halep claimed the fifth title of her career by beating Samantha Stosur 7-6 (1), 6-2 in the final of the Kremlin Cup Sunday. The 18th-ranked Halep, who dropped only one set in four final appearances since winning her maiden title in Nurnberg, Germany, in June, constantly trapped Stosur in the corners and beat the former U.S. Open champion with precise crosses and shots down...

Stosur, Kuznertsova advance

Samantha Stosur advanced to the second round of the Kremlin Cup by beating Kaia Kanepi 6-3, 6-1 Wednesday. Stosur, coming off her second title this season and fifth of her career, converted four of 11 break opportunities. ''Kaia was a really dangerous opponent,'' Stosur said. ''I really tried to start the match well, on top.'' A finalist last year...

Luxembourg, Moscow and Stockholm Tennis Results

  KREMLIN CUP BY BANK OF MOSCOW Moscow, Russia October 14-20, 2013 Hard/Indoors Results – Saturday, October 19, 2013 WTA Singles – Semifinals (5) Simona Halep (ROU) d. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (RUS) 62 61 (7) Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. (8) Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS) 62 64 WTA Doubles – Semifinals (2) Kudryavtseva/Rodionova (RUS/AUS) d. (4) Huber/Rosolska (USA/POL) 75 62 Kuznetsova...
All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.