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Canada fights to 2-0 lead in World Group Playoff Tie against the Slovak Republic

Eugenie Bouchard’ By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin   (April 19, 2014) QUEBEC CITY – It wasn’t easy, and it certainly wasn’t always pretty, but Canada managed to take a commanding 2-0 lead against the Slovakian squad on the first day of their World Group Playoff tie in Quebec City. While Aleksandra Wozniak had to throw everything but the kitchen sink at young Jana Cepelova...
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Canada Early Favorite in World Group Playoff Tie against the Slovak Republic

Eugenie Bouchard By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin (April 18, 2014) QUEBEC CITY – Once again, it seems as though home soil advantage may pay off again for the Canadian Fed Cup squad, as they aim to reach the World Group for the first time in 20 years against Slovak Republic this weekend in Quebec City. While the best available players showed up on the Canadian side in Eugenie Bouchard...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Favorite Canada Lead by Bouchard Take 2-0 over Serbia in Fed Cup World Group 2 Play

  Aleksandra Wozniack By Brodie Elgin (February 8, 2014) It has been an exciting time for Canada in the past several years. From the break out of Milos Raonic as the first Canadian to win an ATP title and reach the top 10, to the Canadian team’s success in Davis Cup and the emergence of Vasek Pospisil all the way to Eugenie Bouchard‘s semifinal run in the Australian Open ...
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February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennis Canada honors Rene Simpson Collins during Fed Cup tie

(L-R, Valerie Tetreault, Stephanie Dubois, Rene Simpson Collins, Sharon Fichman and Aleksandra Wozniak) By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin | @earthstroke (February 8, 2014) MONTREAL – As part of the World Group II Fed Cup tie between Canada and Serbia held in Montreal this weekend, Tennis Canada paid a touching tribute to Rene Simpson Collins, former Fed Cup player and captain, who...
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February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Schedule decided for Canada-Serbia Fed Cup tie in Montreal

Eugenie Bouchard (r) and Aleksandra Wozniak (l) By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin | @earthstroke (February 7, 2014) MONTREAL – The match-ups of the Canada-Serbia World Group II Fed Cup tie were announced earlier today in Montreal, as the local hopefuls will be aiming at getting one step closer to reaching the World Group for the first time since 1994. Canadian Aleksandra Wozniak...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Victoria Duval wins Tevlin Challenger in Toronto

(November 3, 2013) TORONTO– No. 7-seeded American Victoria Duval was crowned champion of the 2013 Tevlin Challenger on Sunday after her opponent in the final, top-seeded Timea Babos of Hungary, was forced to retire due to respiratory illness at the start of the second set to give Duval the 7-5 ret. victory at the $50K ITF Pro Circuit event at Rexall Centre in Toronto. Babos advanced...
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November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

NHL WAG mad about boyfriend's demotion

Canadian tennis player Aleksandra Wozniak became the latest sports WAG to stand by her man Tuesday, when she took to Twitter to slam the Montreal Canadiens for demoting her boyfriend, forward Louis Leblanc, to Hamilton of the AHL. In two since-deleted tweets -- one in English, one in her native French -- Wozniak said that it was "wrong" for the Habs to cut Leblanc when...
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September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Seeds Advance in Québec City

CHALLENGE BELL Québec City, Canada September 9-15, 2013 $235,000/International Hard/Outdoors Results – Monday, September 9, 2013 Singles – First Round (6) Marina Erakovic (NZL) d. Mallory Burdette (USA) 57 76(4) 63 (8) Caroline Garcia (FRA) d. (WC) Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) 63 64 Christina McHale (USA) d. Tamira Paszek (AUT) 62 61 Ajla Tomljanovic (CRO) d. […]
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September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

WTA Quebec City – Monday Schedule

CHALLENGE BELL Québec City, Canada September 9-15, 2013 $235,000/International Hard/Outdoors Order Of Play – Monday, September 9, 2013 Court Bell (from 11.00hrs) 1. Melanie Oudin vs. Madison Brengle (Singles Q Final) 2. Christina McHale vs. Tamira Paszek (NB 12.00hrs) 3. Mallory Burdette vs. Marina Erakovic 4. Dabrowski/Fichman vs. Barrois/Daniilidou 5. Aleksandra Wozniak vs....
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September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Chef Pierrick Boyer Serving Taste of Tennis Down Under

(January 4, 2012) The Australian Open is less than two weeks away and with the anticipation of an upcoming major, Melbourne will play host many pre-tournament soirees. One of the very special events will be the Swisse Taste of Tennis – where the culinary world meets the tennis world to raise funds for charity. This is the sister event to the Taste of Tennis in New York which has...
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January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Eugenie Bouchard is eager for her next tennis transition

Eugenie Bouchard is ready for her first full year on the pro circuit in 2013. By Melissa Boyd Eugenie Bouchard has been on the Canadian tennis radar for almost as long as she has been swinging a racquet. Labeled early on as the potential ‘next one’ to follow in the footsteps of Carling Bassett-Seguso, Helen Kelesi, and Aleksandra Wozniak, Bouchard has begun carving her own path...
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December 03, 2012  |  Discuss

WTA Quebec City – Thursday Results, Friday Schedule

BELL CHALLENGE Québec City, Canada September 10-16, 2012 $220,000/International Hard/Indoors Results – Thursday, September 13, 2012 Singles – Second Round Melanie Oudin (USA) d. (4) Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) w/o (right shoulder injury) Anna Tatishvili (GEO) d. (7) Petra Martic (CRO) 62 63 (8) Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d. (WC) Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) 76(2) 26 76(4) Kirsten Flipkens...
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September 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Wozniak withdraws in Quebec City

Canadian star Aleksandra Wozniak injured her right shoulder during a warm-up session and withdrew from Bell Challenge on Thursday before her scheduled second-round match against Melanie Oudin. Wozniak, ranked 48th and seeded fourth, said she will have an MRI on Friday morning. In other second-round matches, Anna Tatishvili beat seventh-seeded Petra Martic 6-2, 6-3, and Kirsten...
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September 13, 2012  |  Discuss

WTA Quebec City – Tuesday Results, Wednesday Schedule

BELL CHALLENGE Québec City, Canada September 10-16, 2012 $220,000/International Hard/Indoors Results – Tuesday, September 11, 2012 Singles – First Round (4) Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) d. Elena Vesnina (RUS) 62 46 63 (6) Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (CZE) d. Marie-Ève Pelletier (CAN) 76(2) 61 (7) Petra Martic (CRO) d. (LL) Jessica Pegula (USA) 64 75 (8) Lucie Hradecka (CZE) d....
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September 12, 2012  |  Discuss

WTA Dallas – Wednesday Results, Thursday Schedule

TEXAS TENNIS OPEN Dallas, TX, USA August 19-24, 2012 $220,000/International Hard/Outdoors Results – Wednesday, August 22, 2012 Singles – Quarterfinals (2) Jelena Jankovic (SRB) d. (8) Sorana Cirstea (ROU) 62 61 (3) Roberta Vinci (ITA) d. (7) Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) 76(1) 62 (WC) Bojana Jovanovski (SRB) d. (6) Peng Shuai (CHN) 64 10 ret. (right shoulder injury) (Q) Casey Dellacqua...
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August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Wozniak advances in Texas Open

Canada's Aleksandra Wozniak beat fifth-seeded Klara Zakopalova of the Czech Republic 6-0, 7-6 (2) on Sunday in the first round of the Texas Open. Two weeks ago in Montreal, Wozniak became the first Canadian since 1992 to reach the Rogers Cup quarterfinals. In other first-round matches, seventh-seeded Chanelle Scheepers beat Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-0, 6-2, and eighth-seeded...
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August 19, 2012  |  Discuss

WTA Texas Open Results

Results Sunday from the WTA Tour's $220,000 Texas Open, payed on hard courts at Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center (seedings in parentheses): Singles First Round Polona Hercog, Slovenia, def. Kiki Bertens, Netherlands, 6-4, 0-0, retired. Chanelle Scheepers (7), South Africa, def. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, 6-0, 6-2. Bojana Jovanoski, Serbia, def...
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August 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Get that? Wozniacki beats Wozniak

Seventh-seeded Caroline Wozniacki ended Canadian Aleksandra Wozniak's run in the Rogers Cup, beating the Quebec favorite 6-4, 6-4 in the quarterfinals Saturday night. Wozniak, from the Montreal suburb of Blainville, was the first Canadian since Patricia Hy-Boulais in 1992 to reach the quarterfinals in the event. The two players with similar names have met nine times, and Wozniak...
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August 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Third round completed at the Rogers Cup in Montreal

By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin Montreal – While the showers interrupted play late in the afternoon for the third consecutive day, the quarterfinals were set as Agniezska Radwanska, Li Na, Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova notably advanced in Montreal. But it was local star Aleksandra Wozniak who stole the thunder as she got through in two sets over American Christina McHale...
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August 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Wozniak beats McHale to reach Rogers Cup Qfinals

Aleksandra Wozniak defeated American Christina McHale 7-6 (5), 6-3 Saturday to complete a rain-delayed match and advance to the quarterfinals of the Rogers Cup. Wozniak led 5-2 in the second set Friday night when their third-round match was halted by rain. She needed only a few minutes to wrap it up Saturday. She will face the winner of the match between Caroline Wozniacki and...
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August 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Wozniak in Rogers Cup quarterfinals

Aleksandra Wozniak defeated American Christina McHale 7-6 (5), 6-3 Saturday to complete a rain-delayed match and advance to the quarterfinals of the Rogers Cup. Wozniak led 5-2 in the second set Friday night when their third-round match was halted by rain. She needed only a few minutes to wrap it up Saturday. She will face the winner of the match between Caroline Wozniacki and...
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August 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Rainy Friday in Montreal, Results, Saturday Schedule

ROGERS CUP Montréal, Canada August 7-13, 2012 $2,168,400/Premier Hard/Outdoors Results – Friday, August 10, 2012 Singles – Third Round (16) Lucie Safarova (CZE) d. (4) Samantha Stosur (AUS) 76(9) 76(5) (5) Petra Kvitova (CZE) d. (9) Marion Bartoli (FRA) 61 61 Suspended due to rain (WC) Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN) leads Christina McHale (USA) 76(5) 52 Singles – Second Round Tamira...
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August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Mixed feelings for local hopefuls in Montreal

Stephanie Dubois By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin MONTREAL – While this Tuesday night started on a high note, it ended on mixed feelings for the Montreal crowd as they saw wild cards Stephanie Dubois and Aleksandra Wozniak playing back-to-back on a night featuring local talent. While Dubois started strong but couldn’t keep up the pace against a higher ranked opponent, Wozniak...
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August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

WTA – Rogers Cup Montreal – Tuesday Schedule

ROGERS CUP Montréal, Canada August 7-13, 2012 $2,168,400/Premier Hard/Outdoors Order Of Play – Tuesday, August 7, 2012 Central (from 12.00hrs) 1. Roberta Vinci vs. Yanina Wickmayer 2. Tamira Paszek vs. Julia Goerges (NB 14.00hrs) 3. Chanelle Scheepers vs. Stéphanie Dubois (NB 18.00hrs) 4. Aleksandra Wozniak vs. Daniela Hantuchova (NB 20.00hrs) Banque Nationale (from 12.00hrs...
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August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Strong Field Clocks in for Montreal Rogers Cup

  Eugenie Bouchard (r) and Aleksandra Wozniak (l) By Charles David Mathieu-Poulin MONTREAL – While many were worried the Olympics would induce multiple withdrawals in the Rogers Cup main draw, 9 of the top 10 players will be present in Montreal. The only absentee, defending champion Serena Williams, had actually never signed up for the event played only a few days after her London...
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August 06, 2012  |  1 Comment
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