Results Tuesday from the Generali Ladies, a $220,000 (?154,000) WTA Tour event on indoor hard courts at Tips Arena (seedings in parentheses):
Singles First Round Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, def. Magdalena Rybarikova, Slovakia, 6-3, 6-4.
Romina Oprandi, Switzerland, def. Alexandra Cadantu, Romania, 6-2, 6-1.
Mallory Burdette, United States, def. Ksenia Pervak, Kazakhstan, 6-3...
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October 08, 2012
The ITF has announced the first four winners of the 2012 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Heart Award. Slovak Republic’s Daniela Hantuchova has been recognised in the World Group and World Group II first round category, while the Zone Group I winners are Colombia’s Catalina Castano, China’s Li Na and Sweden’s Sofia Arvidsson. The ties took place in February.
The four Heart Award...
The ITF has announced a shortlist of ten players to receive the first four Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Heart Awards of 2012. Awards will be presented in four categories based on performances in the Fed Cup World Group and World Group II first round ties, and the three Zone Group I events at the beginning of February.
Daniela Hantuchova (SVK), Christina McHale (USA), Samantha Stosur...
The last two seeded players were knocked out of the Copa BBVA Colsanitas in second-round matches Thursday in the clay-court tournament.
Top-seeded Marina Erakovic of New Zealand was beaten 6-4, 6-4 by Edina Gallovits-Hall of Romania while No. 5 Gisela Dulko lost to Alexandra Panova of Russia 7-5, 6-2.
In two other second-round matches, Karin Knapp of Italy defeated Catalina Castano...
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February 14, 2012