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Hingis wins Wimbledon mixed doubles for 2 titles in 2 days

LONDON (AP) Martina Hingis keeps adding to her collection of Wimbledon trophies. The 34-year-old Swiss paired with Leander Paes of India on Sunday to win the mixed doubles title, beating Alexander Peya and Timea Babos 6-1, 6-1 under the roof on Centre Court. The win, which took just 40 minutes, gave Hingis her 11th Grand Slam doubles title. It was the second in two day days for...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Martina Hingis wins second Wimbledon doubles title in two days

Martina Hingis won her second Wimbledon title in two days, teaming with Leander Paes to win Sunday's mixed doubles final. Hingis and Paes beat Alexander Peya and Timea Babos 6-1, 6-1 to win the championship. Hingis and Sania Mirza won the women's doubles title on Saturday. She was also a Wimbledon women's doubles champion in 1996 and 1998 and she won the singles tournament in 1997.
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Hingis, 34, teams with Mirza to win Wimbledon doubles title

LONDON (AP) Martina Hingis is a Wimbledon champion once again, 17 years - exactly half her life - after the last time. Already a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame on the merits of her ''first'' career in the sport, Hingis teamed with Sania Mirza to win the women's doubles final at the All England Club by beating Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 5-7, 7-6 (4), 7...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Martina Hingis is a Wimbledon champion for first time since 1998

LONDON -- Martina Hingis is a Wimbledon champion for the first time since 1998. The 34-year-old Swiss player, already a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, teamed up with Sania Mirza of India to win the women's doubles title on Saturday. Hingis and Mirza, the top-seeded team at the tournament, beat No. 2 Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina of Russia 5-7, 7-6 (4), 7...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Martina Hingis reaches two doubles finals at Wimbledon

  Martina Hingis is back in a final at Wimbledon for the first time since 1998 — in women's doubles and mixed doubles. Hingis, a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, and doubles partner Sania Mirza are seeded No. 1 and won their semifinal against the fifth-seeded American pair of Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears 6-1, 6-2 on Friday. The 34-year-old Hingis and Mirza...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Martina Hingis reaches 1st final at Wimbledon since 1998

LONDON (AP) Martina Hingis is back in a final at Wimbledon for the first time since 1998 - in doubles. Hingis, a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, and doubles partner Sania Mirza are seeded No. 1 and won their semifinal against the fifth-seeded American pair of Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears 6-1, 6-2 on Friday. The 34-year-old Hingis and Mirza, the first woman...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Bencic wins Eastbourne final for 1st WTA title

EASTBOURNE, England (AP) Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic won her first title by beating Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 Eastbourne final on Saturday, enhancing her burgeoning reputation ahead of Wimbledon. The 18-year-old Bencic won on grass in windy conditions on the south coast to deny the ninth-seeded Radwanska a second title at Eastbourne. Watched by compatriot and mentor Martina...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

'Swiss Miss' Hingis, now 34, wins French Open doubles match

PARIS (AP) After a 15-year absence, Martina Hingis once again played - and won - a women's doubles match at the French Open. Hingis and Sania Mirza, the first woman from India to rank No. 1 in singles or doubles, are the top-seeded pairing at Roland Garros and made a successful Grand Slam debut as a partnership, beating Julia Goerges and Barbora Krejcikova 6-3, 6-0 on Wednesday...
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May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Martina Hingis loses again, but Switzerland beats Poland in Fed Cup

  Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis lost both her singles matches but finished on the winning team as Switzerland beat Poland 3-2 Sunday in a Fed Cup World Group playoff. Swiss victory was sealed when Timea Bacsinszky and Victorija Golubic beat Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska and Alicja Rosolska 2-6, 6-4, 9-7 in a doubles match lasting over 2-1/2 hours on the hard indoor...
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April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Fed Cup: Hingis loses again but Switzerland beats Poland 3-2

ZIELONA GORA, Poland (AP) Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis lost both her singles matches but finished on the winning team as Switzerland beat Poland 3-2 Sunday in a Fed Cup World Group playoff. Swiss victory was sealed when Timea Bacsinszky and Victorija Golubic beat Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska and Alicja Rosolska 2-6, 6-4, 9-7 in a doubles match lasting over 2 1/2...
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April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Hingis loses her first competitive singles match since 2007

ZIELONA GORA, Poland -- Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis played and lost her first competitive singles match since 2007 as Switzerland and Poland tied 1-1 on the first day of the Fed Cup World Group playoff on Saturday. Agnieszka Radwanska beat Hingis 6-4, 6-0 while her younger sister Urszula Radwanska lost to Timea Bacsinszky 2-6, 1-6 on the hard indoor court. On Sunday...
Via AP on Fox
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Losing return for Hingis in Fed Cup playoffs

ZIELONA GORA, Poland (AP) Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis played and lost her first competitive singles match since 2007 as Switzerland and Poland tied 1-1 on the first day of the Fed Cup World Group playoff on Saturday. Agnieszka Radwanska beat Hingis 6-4, 6-0 while her younger sister Urszula Radwanska lost to Timea Bacsinszky 2-6, 1-6 on the hard indoor court. On...
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April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Hingis to make singles comeback in Fed Cup match Saturday

ZIELONA GORA, Poland -- Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis will play her first competitive singles match since 2007 in a Fed Cup playoff on Saturday. Hingis was drawn Friday to face Agnieszka Radwanska in the opening singles match when Switzerland plays Poland. Hingis was expected to play only doubles in her first Fed Cup action in 17 years. Her selection makes her eligible...
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April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Martina Hingis to make singles comeback in Fed Cup match

ZIELONA GORA, Poland (AP) Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis will play her first competitive singles match since 2007 in a Fed Cup playoff on Saturday. Hingis was drawn Friday to face Agnieszka Radwanska in the opening singles match when Switzerland plays Poland. Hingis was expected to play only doubles in her first Fed Cup action in 17 years. Her selection makes her eligible...
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April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Sania Mirza 1st woman from India to reach No. 1 doubles ranking

  Sania Mirza has become the first woman from India to reach the top of the WTA rankings. Mirza moved to No. 1 in doubles Sunday after she and Martina Hingis won the Family Circle Cup title, defeating Casey Dellacqua and Darija Jurak 6-0, 6-4. No Indian woman had ever been No. 1 in singles or doubles until the 28-year-old Mirza. She says she's proud of the achievement and thanks...
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April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Mirza is 1st woman from India to reach No. 1 doubles ranking

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Sania Mirza has become the first woman from India to reach the top of the WTA rankings. Mirza moved to No. 1 in doubles Sunday after she and Martina Hingis won the Family Circle Cup title, defeating Casey Dellacqua and Darija Jurak 6-0, 6-4. No Indian woman had ever been No. 1 in singles or doubles until the 28-year-old Mirza. She says she's proud of the achievement...
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April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Hingis rejoins Swiss Fed Cup team after 17-year absence in Olympic bid

BERN, Switzerland -- Martina Hingis has rejoined Switzerland's Fed Cup team for the first time in 17 years to help gain eligibility for next year's Olympics. The five-time Grand Slam singles winner, now a doubles specialist, has been picked for Switzerland's World Group playoff at Poland on April 18-19. Hingis must play in the team event to be eligible for the Olympics in Rio de...
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April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Skier Tina Weirather eager to bounce back at worlds

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) Liechtenstein skier Tina Weirather can't shake the Sochi Olympics. The occasional ache in her right leg serves as a reminder. She crashed in a downhill training run last February and badly banged her shin, an injury that still lingers. ''I have days where I can 100 percent attack and go to my limit, where I feel confident and strong. But I have days where...
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February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Hingis, Paes win Australian Open mixed doubles title

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Martina Hingis won her first Grand Slam title since returning from retirement, teaming with Leander Paes of India to win the Australian Open mixed doubles title with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Kristina Mladenovic of France and Daniel Nestor of Canada. With Paes serving for the match, Hingis, a five-time singles champion, hit a hard overhead to Mladenovic, who...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Hingis, 34, back in Aussie Open final, 20 years after debut

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) When Martina Hingis came out retirement for the second time in her career two years ago, she set some ground rules for herself. She would only play doubles, no singles. And she only wanted partners who would help her win trophies. It took a little time, but the 34-year-old Hingis is becoming a fixture in Grand Slam finals again. The Swiss star and her partner...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

The 5 Most Significant Australian Open Women’s Matches

Before 1988, when the Australian Open moved to its current (and gleaming) facilities at Melbourne Park, the event simply didn’t exist on par with the other majors. Before 1988, the Australian Open lacked 128-player draws, meaning that all players in the tournament did not have to play or win the same amount of matches to win the tournament. The event was previously held at Kooyong...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

The 5 Most Significant Australian Open Women’s Matches

Before 1988, when the Australian Open moved to its current (and gleaming) facilities at Melbourne Park, the event simply didn’t exist on par with the other majors. Before 1988, the Australian Open lacked 128-player draws, meaning that all players in the tournament did not have to play or win the same amount of matches to win the tournament. The event was previously held at Kooyong...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Venus, Hingis, Roddick commit to play team tennis' 40th season

  Billie Jean King's tennis league will celebrate its 40th anniversary this summer, featuring players Venus Williams, Andy Roddick and Martina Hingis. The 40th season of World Team Tennis will kick off with the player draft on March 16 in Indian Wells, California. WTT announced Thursday the regular season will run from July 12-29, with the conference championships on July 30. The...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

U.S. Open: Makarova, Vesnina win women's doubles title

  Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won their second Grand Slam doubles title, ending Martina Hingis' run at the U.S. Open. The fourth-seeded Russians rallied from down a set and break to beat Hingis and Flavia Pennetta 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday night. Playing doubles in her latest comeback from retirement, the 33-year-old Hingis was in her first major final since the 2002 Australian...
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September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Makarova and Vesnina win US Open doubles title

NEW YORK (AP) Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won their second Grand Slam doubles title, ending Martina Hingis' run at the U.S. Open. The fourth-seeded Russians rallied from down a set and break to beat Hingis and Flavia Pennetta 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday night. Playing doubles in her latest comeback from retirement, the 33-year-old Hingis was in her first major final since...
Via AP on Fox
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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