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Azarenka pulls out of Citi Open hard-court tournament in DC

  Former No. 1 and two-time major champion Victoria Azarenka has pulled out of next week's Citi Open hard-court tournament because of an injured right shoulder. The tournament announced Azarenka's withdrawal on Thursday, saying that CoCo Vandeweghe will get a wild-card entry for the main draw. Vandeweghe, an American ranked 32nd, reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon last month...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Wimbledon: Controversies abound after women’s quarterfinals

The women’s quarterfinals at Wimbledon finished off with a number of players sparking controversy amidst the triumphs and losses. While Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Garbine Muguruza, and Agnieszka Rdwanska celebrated their trips to the semifinals, Coco Vandeweghe, Caroline Wozniacki, and Victoria Azarenka took a share of the talk by bringing up disputes among themselves, against...
Via isportsweb.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Coco Vandeweghe rips Maria Sharapova's for unsportsmanlike tactics

First Carmelo Anthony, now Maria Sharapvoa. Coco Vandeweghe, who last week called the Knicks forward "soft," took issue with Sharapova for questionable behavior during their Wimbledon quarterfinal match on Tuesday. Vandeweghe, who lost in three sets, 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-2, felt that Sharapova was moving around too much while she was trying to serve. Via the New York Post, here's what...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Sharapova fights off Vandeweghe, reaches Wimbledon semis

Maria Sharapova bounced back after dropping the second set to knock out American Coco Vandeweghe on Tuesday to reach the Wimbledon semifinals for the fifth time in her career and first since 2011. The fourth-ranked Russian, the champion at the All England Club all the way back in 2004, won 6-3, 6-7, 6-2 and will face either No. 1 Serena Williams or No. 23 Victoria Azarenka in the...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Keys and Vandeweghe join Serena in Wimbledon quarterfinals

LONDON (AP) While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to pay attention to at Wimbledon. Vandeweghe and Keys both reached the quarterfinals for the first time at the All England Club, wrapping up their victories on outside courts just as Serena Williams' match against sister Venus was getting started...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Vandeweghe, Keys advance to Wimbledon quarterfinals

LONDON -- CoCo Vandeweghe reached the Wimbledon quarterfinals Monday by upsetting French Open runner-up Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic in straight sets. Vandeweghe dominated both tiebreakers to win 7-6 (1), 7-6 (4) after the players traded breaks once in each set. There will be three American women in the quarterfinals, as Madison Keys also advanced and the Williams sisters...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

CoCo Vandeweghe Randomly Calls Carmelo Anthony ‘Soft’ After Wimbledon Win

When it comes to hot Carmelo Anthony takes, there is no offseason. CoCo Vandeweghe had just upset Karolina Pliskova, the No. 11 player in the world, in a second-round match at Wimbledon. But when the 23-year-old tennis player spoke to reporters after her win Wednesday, the topic of discussion took a surprising turn. “I just feel that Carmelo, he is a bit soft,” Vandeweghe said...
Via NESN.com
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe, "Carmelo Anthony is Soft"

Tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe, niece to vice-president of basketball operations of the National Basketball Association Kiki Vandeweghe, was asked her opinion on NY Knicks aging star Carmelo Anthony. “I just feel that Carmelo, he is a bit soft,” Vandeweghe said, after her second-round, 7-6 (5), 6-4 victory over Karolina Pliskova. “And now this is just my own personal opinion...
Via Bob's Blitz
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Female tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe called Carmelo Anthony soft after her Wimbledon match

Female tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe caused quite a stir Wednesday at Wimbledon. After knocking off the number eleven player in the world in a second round match, Vandeweghe started talking reckless about New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony. For those who don’t know, CoCo is the niece of former NBA general manager Kiki Vandeweghe, who was responsible for bringing Anthony...
Via No Guts, No Glory
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Coco Vandeweghe makes critical comments about Carmelo Anthony

Kiki Vandeweghe was the general manager who once drafted Carmelo Anthony. Now, his tennis player niece, Coco Vandeweghe, is making noise about Melo. The criticism seems unnecessary coming from a tennis player, but somehow, they're pretty darn funny.From Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News:Well, that's just dandy.(H/t to Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News.)Photo Credit:...
Via Fox Sports
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Sloane Stephens, CoCo Vandeweghe rally to advance at Eastbourne

  Americans Sloane Stephens and CoCo Vandeweghe both rallied from a set down Sunday to reach the second round of the Eastbourne grass-court tournament Stephens overcame Naomi Broady of Britain, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4) in a match lasting almost exactly two hours, while Vandeweghe ousted Johanna Larsson of Sweden, 6-7 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Stephens trailed 3-2 in the second set before winning...
Via AP on Fox
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Stephens, Vandeweghe rally to advance at Eastbourne

EASTBOURNE, England (AP) Americans Sloane Stephens and CoCo Vandeweghe both rallied from a set down Sunday to reach the second round of the Eastbourne grass-court tournament Stephens overcame Naomi Broady of Britain, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4) in a match lasting almost exactly two hours, while Vandeweghe ousted Johanna Larsson of Sweden, 6-7 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Stephens trailed 3-2 in the second...
Via AP on Fox
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Karlovic uses powerful ace to reach quarterfinals at Topshelf Open

S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands -- Fifth-seeded Ivo Karlovic of Croatia smacked 25 aces as he beat Tatsuma Ito of Japan 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3) to reach the Topshelf Open quarterfinals on Wednesday. There, he'll face local favorite Robin Haase, who beat seventh-seeded Fernando Verdasco of Spain 7-6 (4), 6-3. Verdasco had 10 aces, but lost the only service game of the second-round match. In...
Via AP on Fox
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Big-serving Karlovic reaches quarterfinals at Topshelf Open

S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands (AP) Fifth-seeded Ivo Karlovic of Croatia smacked 25 aces as he beat Tatsuma Ito of Japan 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3) to reach the Topshelf Open quarterfinals on Wednesday. There, he'll face local favorite Robin Haase, who beat seventh-seeded Fernando Verdasco of Spain 7-6 (4), 6-3. Verdasco had 10 aces, but lost the only service game of the second-round match...
Via AP on Fox
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Defending champion Vandeweghe advances at TopShelf Open

S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands (AP) CoCo Vandeweghe started the defense of her Topshelf Open title with a 7-6 (1), 6-1 win over Andreea Mitu on Monday as the season shifted to grass. The third-seeded Vandeweghe, who won her sole career title in the Netherlands last year, trailed 4-1 in the first set before she found her range. She saved four of the five break points she faced and...
Via AP on Fox
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Begu upset by Siniakova in 1st round of Prague Open

PRAGUE (AP) Unseeded Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic upset sixth-seeded Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania 6-3, 6-3 Monday to advance to the second round of the Prague Open. The 18-year-old Czech will play Polona Herzog of Slovenia, who overcame Heather Watson of Britain 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (5) in a match that took more than three hours. Also fifth-seeded Alize Cornet of France made...
Via AP on Fox
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Eugenie Bouchard advances in straight sets at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) Eugenie Bouchard defeated CoCo Vandeweghe 6-3, 6-2 Monday to reach the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open. The sixth-seeded Canadian faced a break point on her serve in the last game before hitting a forehand winner on her second match point. Vandeweghe had 24 unforced errors in the third-round match, the farthest the American has gotten at Indian Wells...
Via AP on Fox
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Argentina cuts US lead to 2-1 in Fed Cup

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Paula Ormaecha of Argentina defeated Coco Vandeweghe 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday to cut the Americans' lead to 2-1 in their Fed Cup World Group II tie. Vandeweghe filled in for Serena Williams, who did not play because of illness. Venus and Serena Williams gave the United States a 2-0 lead on Saturday in the best-of-five tie. Venus Williams was scheduled to play...
Via AP on Fox
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Former NBA player Ernie Vandeweghe dies at 86

Ernie Vandeweghe, the former New York Knicks player and father of former NBA star Kiki Vandeweghe and pro tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe, has died. He was 86. The death was confirmed Sunday by the NBA through its NBA history Twitter feed and by granddaughter CoCo Vandeweghe in a Facebook post. The cause and place of death were not given. Vandeweghe averaged 9.5 points and 4.6 rebounds...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Cibulkova advances at Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO (AP) Sixth-seeded Dominika Cibulkova beat Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium 6-1, 6-3 to advance to the second round of the Pan Pacific Open on Tuesday. Cibulkova held all eight of her service games while fighting off four break points at Ariake Coliseum, and will next play Coco Vandeweghe of the United States who rallied from 4-2 down in the second set and fired 10 aces to beat...
Via AP on Fox
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Sony Open: CoCo Vandeweghe, Li Na win third-round matches

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Li Na overcame three set points Sunday to rally past American Madison Keys 7-6 (3), 6-3 and reach the fourth round at the Sony Open. And American CoCo Vandeweghe earned a shot at Serena Williams in the fourth round by winning a match that ended at 2:29 a.m. Sunday.
Via FOXSports.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Vandeweghe beats Stosur in 3rd round at Sony Open

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) American CoCo Vandeweghe earned a shot at Serena Williams in the fourth round of the Sony Open by winning a match that ended at 2:29 a.m. Sunday.
Via FOXSports.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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