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Kirilenko rallies to make Korea Open quarterfinals

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Maria Kirilenko took another step in her comeback from injury by beating third-seeded Klara Koukalova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-0 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Korea Open. Kirilenko fell out of the top 100 this year after a knee injury kept her out the first three months of the season. She will next face sixth-seeded Kaia Kanepi of...
Via AP on Fox
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Alexander Ovechkin workout video set to ‘I Believe I Can Fly’ is gold (video)

It appears that Alexander Ovechkin is getting over his broken engagement with tennis star Maria Kirilenko by dedicating himself to physical fitness. Ovi posted some videos to his Instagram account in which the Washington Capitals superstar is engaging in some strenuous-looking workouts as he prepares for the upcoming season. The first one is simple enough, […] The post Alexander...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

THE LOW DOWN: Did Maria Kirilenko end it with Alex Ovechkin over this Instagram photo?

Is this photo the reason why Maria Kirilenko called off her engagement and ended her relationship with Alex Ovechkin? According to Sports Illustrated, this picture of Ovechkin with gymnast Karolina Sevastianova taken by the hockey star's friend, Russian basketballer Russian basketballer Vitaly Fridzonon, and posted on his Instagram feed led to the breakup.In the statement released...
Via Down the Line!
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko dumped Alex Ovechkin over Instagram photo?

Women’s tennis player Maria Kirilenko released a statement earlier this week announcing that she has called off her engagement with Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin. Was an Instagram photo one of the reasons she decided to move on? Over the weekend, Ovechkin’s friend Vitaly Fridzon — a Russian basketball player — shared a photo of Ovechkin […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Did Ovechkin's fiancée break up with him over Instagram pic?

I would imagine there is more to it than this, but it isn’t uncommon for social media to be the straw that broke the camel’s back in a relationship. According to SI, Ovechkin’s lady tennis player Maria Kirilenko didn’t take too kindly to this Instagram photo of Ovechkin and Russian basketball pro Vitaly Fridzon in Helicopter (you can see the photo below).  The sad part is...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennis Player Maria Kirilenko Engagement To NHL Alex Ovechkin Called Off

5TH QUARTER MAG 5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossip Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko has called her engagement off. Maria ended her engagement to Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin. The.. Tennis Player Maria Kirilenko Engagement To NHL Alex Ovechkin Called Off
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko Is No Longer Engaged

Maria Kirilenko has ended her engagement to NHL hockey player Alexander Ovechki. The two were dating for a year before they became engaged in 2012. In her statement, Maria made it sound like the decision was her's. "I have made a decision to break up our engagement,” Kirilenko said in an R-Sport interview. “There are a lot of reasons, but I wouldn’t want to go in...
Via Onthegotennis
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko says she ended her engagement to Alex Ovechkin

One of D.C.’s great power couples is no more. The press service of the Russian Tennis Federation announced Sunday that Capitals star Alex Ovechkin and Russian tennis pro Maria Kirilenko have broken off their engagement. R-Sport reported the sad news with a quote from Kirilenko. “I have decided to terminate the engagement,” she said. ” There are many reasons, but I do not...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko calls off wedding, dumps Alex Ovechkin

Via Guyism
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin, Tennis Star Maria Kirilenko Break Off Engagement Plans

You can cross one power couple off of the list in the sports world today. Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin and his girlfriend, tennis star Maria Kirilenko, have broken off their engagement, R-Sports reported Monday morning. Kirilenko would not say why the two ended things, but did wish Ovechkin the best in his hockey career. “I have made a decision to break up our...
Via NESN.com
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin and Maria Kirilenko end engagement

Photo cred: beermugsports.com After being together for three years and engaged for over a year and a half, Alex Ovechkin and Maria Kirilenko have parted ways. Kirilenko announced the end of their engagement to the Russian Tennis Federation today. Maria Kirilenko released this statement about her decision, I have decided to terminate the engagement. There are many reasons, but do...
Via DC Sports-Kings
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Maria Kirilenko Ends Engagement To Alexander Ovechkin

Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko and Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin had been dating for three years and were engaged in December 2012, but it appears that engagement is now over. Kirilenko issued this statement: “I have decided to terminate the engagement, – said Maria. – There are many reasons, but do not want to […] The post Maria Kirilenko Ends Engagement...
Via Diehardsport
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Caroline Wozniacki and Maria Kirilenko to wear new adidas by Stella McCartney at Australian Open 2014

________________________________________ ________________________________________ Time for summer tennis down under. Caroline Wozniacki and Maria Kirilenko will be wearing new kits designed by Stella McCartney for adidas at the Australian Open 2014. McCartney once again looks to yellow on this return to Melbourne's blue courts. I like this new group a lot. It's got a very...
Via Tennis Identity
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Russia misses top players at Fed Cup

Russia will be missing its top players when it faces Italy in the Fed Cup final in November. Maria Kirilenko, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Elena Vesnina, who led Russia to its sixth final in 10 years earlier this season, have qualified for next week's WTA Tournament of Champions. Two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova refused to play because of personal reasons. Russia...
Via AP on Fox
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Russia without top players vs Italy in Fed Cup

Russia will be missing its top players when it faces Italy in the Fed Cup final in November. Maria Kirilenko, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Elena Vesnina, who led Russia to its sixth final in 10 years earlier this season, have qualified for next week's WTA Tournament of Champions. Two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova refused to play because of personal reasons. Russia...
Via AP on Fox
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Serena reaches China Open quarters

Top-ranked Serena Williams fought off three set points and rallied to beat Russian Maria Kirilenko 7-5, 7-5 Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the China Open. Williams reaches 70 match wins this year and improved to 8-0 against Kirilenko. The unseeded Russian made Williams work for the win. She broke Williams to take a 5-4 lead in the first set, then held three set points...
Via AP on Fox
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Ana Ivanovic, Maria Kirilenko + Caroline Wozniacki adidas tennis fashion for US Open. New Stella McCartney for Caro and Maria.

New adidas tennis fashion is rolling out for the US Open and here's what Ana Ivanovic, Maria Kirilenko and Caroline Wozniacki will be wearing. Ana's tennis dress above is the new adizero group dress, $90. Can't see 'em but she's also wearing CC Tempaia tennis shoes, $130. Luv this color against Ana's dark hair. The cut out graphic adds great visual energy...
Via Tennis Identity
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Kirilenko, Ivanovic open with wins

Maria Kirilenko and Ana Ivanovic won in straight sets at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday. Kirilenko cruised past qualifier Petra Martic 6-2, 6-1, and Ivanovic defeated Su-Wei Hsieh 6-1, 6-2 to advance to the second round. In other matches, American qualifier Lauren Davis edged Svetlana Kuznetsova 3-6, 7-5, 7-5, and Dominika Cibulkova stopped Angelique Kerber 6-7 (0), 6-2, 7-5 in the...
Via Fox Sports
August 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Robson upsets Kirilenko at Wimbledon

Home favorite Laura Robson became the first British woman to defeat a top-10 player at Wimbledon in 15 years when she beat 10th-seeded Maria Kirilenko 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday in the first round of the grass-court tournament. The 19-year-old Robson followed in the footsteps of Sam Smith, who upset No. 7 Conchita Martinez in 1998. After wrapping up the match with a forehand winner, Robson...
Via AP on Fox
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

British teen Robson upsets Kirilenko at Wimbledon

Laura Robson became the first British woman to defeat a top-10 player at Wimbledon in 15 years when she upset 10th-seeded Maria Kirilenko 6-3, 6-4 Tuesday in the first round of the grass-court tournament. The 19-year-old Robson followed in the footsteps of Sam Smith, who upset No. 7 Conchita Martinez in 1998. After wrapping up the match with a forehand winner, Robson said '...
Via AP on Fox
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Caroline Wozniacki, Laura Robson and Maria Kirilenko get sexy for adidas

Via Guyism
June 21, 2013  |  Discuss

adidas fashion at Wimbledon 2013: Caroline Wozniacki, Laura Robson + Maria Kirilenko. Plus sneak peek at US Open style.

Next up for Caroline Wozniacki, Maria Kirilenko and Laura Robson are new tennis fashions from adidas Barricade by Stella McCartney. *Start at :09 Love the looks in white, especially Caro's dress that uses a combination of cut outs, mesh, delicate ruffles, and seaming to create something really unique. This is beautiful performance exclusive for the Dane. All three women will...
Via Tennis Identity
June 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Azarenka beats Kirilenko in French Open quarters

Third-seeded Victoria Azarenka became the first woman representing Belarus to reach the semifinals of the French Open, defeating Maria Kirilenko of Russia 7-6 (3), 6-2 on Wednesday. The two-time Australian Open champion won five straight points to lead 6-1 in the tiebreaker before hitting a backhand winner to take the first set. Kirilenko, who never went beyond the quarterfinals...
Via Fox Sports
June 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Kirilenko beats Mattek-Sands for 1st French QF

Russia's Maria Kirilenko reached her first French Open quarterfinal by ending the surprising run of 67th-ranked American Bethanie Mattek-Sands with a 7-5, 6-4 victory Monday. The 12th-seeded Kirilenko lost in the fourth round at Roland Garros in 2010 and 2011. She trailed 4-1 at the start against Mattek-Sands, who stunned 2011 French Open champion Li Na in the second round...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Kirilenko beats Mattek-Sands in French 4th round

Russia's Maria Kirilenko reached her first French Open quarterfinal by ending the surprising run of 67th-ranked American Bethanie Mattek-Sands with a 7-5, 6-4 victory Monday. The 12th-seeded Kirilenko lost in the fourth round at Roland Garros in 2010 and 2011. She trailed 4-1 at the start against Mattek-Sands, who stunned 2011 French Open champion Li Na in the second round...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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