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Mladenovic beats Errani to put France 2-1 up against Italy

MARSEILLE, France (AP) Kristina Mladenovic punished some poor serving from Sara Errani to beat the former French Open runner-up 7-6 (4), 6-1 and give France a 2-1 lead against Italy in their Fed Cup first-round tie on Sunday. Mladenovic was desperate to make amends for her loss to Camila Giorgi in Saturday's singles, and played with aggression against Errani, who lost both her...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Garcia wins to draw France level 1-1 with Italy in Fed Cup

MARSEILLE, France (AP) Caroline Garcia beat former French Open runner-up Sara Errani 6-3, 7-5 to move France level with Italy 1-1 after the opening day of their Fed Cup first-round tie on Saturday. France coach Amelie Mauresmo will be relieved and frustrated in equal measure, after Kristina Mladenovic lost the opening singles to Camila Giorgi 1-6, 6-4, 6-1. Mladenovic looked in...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mladenovic to open against Giorgi in Fed Cup 1st round

MARSEILLE, France (AP) Kristina Mladenovic will open against Camila Giorgi when France meets Italy in the first round of the Fed Cup on Saturday. In the second singles, Caroline Garcia will take on Italy No. 1 Sara Errani. After Sunday's reverse singles, the indoor hard-court tie could be decided by the doubles between Oceane Dodin and Pauline Parmentier against Martina Caregaro...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Halep, Dimitrov win at Australian Open tune-up in Sydney

SYDNEY (AP) Top-seeded Simona Halep has booked a semifinal berth at the Sydney International, while fourth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov advanced to the men's quarterfinals of the Australian Open tune-up event. Halep beat last year's Sydney runner-up Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 7-5 and will next play two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova, who defeated Sara Errani of Italy 7-6 (1...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Previewing the women’s draw in Sydney

It’s hard to believe that we’re only a week away from the start of the Australian Open, but the start of the tennis season can sneak up on us quickly. The start of the year is always a bit chaotic with many players in different places in terms of their health and current form. This year is no different with many notable WTA players being cautious, and pulling out of their warm...
Via isportsweb.com
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WTA Finals: Looking at the White Group

Part one of this post can be read here   Garbine Muguruza: You probably have never heard of her, and you probably wonder how she got to the WTA finals in the first place, but of all the talented players in the mix, Garbine is definitely the player to watch out for. In a similar vein as Maria, Garbine had a fairly touch-and-go season which mostly consisted of notably impressive...
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October 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Lucic-Baroni beats Errani to reach Luxembourg Open quarters

LUXEMBOURG (AP) Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia defeated third-seeded Sara Errani of Italy 6-3, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Luxembourg Open. In an all-German battle, Mona Barthel edged Tatjana Maria 6-3, 2-6, 6-2 to join Lucic-Baroni in Friday's quarterfinal. In first-round action, two more Germans faced each other, with Anna-Lena Friedsam beating eighth-seeded...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

China Open: Women’s final preview

The China Open in Beijing is coming to a close. With the WTA finals approaching, this is the biggest tournament to pick up valuable points. By virtue of a successful week, both finalists have achieved important goals this week. Garbine Muguruza booked her spot in the WTA Finals, and Timea Bacsinzky will break into the top ten next week. However, both will have to temporarily put...
Via isportsweb.com
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Italy’s cup overflows on Flavia Pennetta’s big day

Italy is a nation known for a number of things, vineyards being near the top of the list. Italian tennis has featured four industrious professionals in the 21st century, all of them players who have been able to reach a major-tournament singles final. In 2012, Sara Errani reached the French Open final. This Saturday afternoon at the U.S. Open, Roberta Vinci — who will be remembered...
Via Attacking The Net
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Italy’s cup overflows on Flavia Pennetta’s big day

Italy is a nation known for a number of things, vineyards being near the top of the list. Italian tennis has featured four industrious professionals in the 21st century, all of them players who have been able to reach a major-tournament singles final. In 2012, Sara Errani reached the French Open final. This Saturday afternoon at the U.S. Open, Roberta Vinci — who will be remembered...
Via Bloguin Best
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Italy's Fed Cup team laid groundwork for success at US Open

ROME (AP) The sudden success of Roberta Vinci and Flavia Pennetta isn't really so sudden. The groundwork behind Saturday's all-Italian U.S. Open final was laid down nine years ago. It all started when an Italy team led by Francesca Schiavone, Pennetta and Vinci beat a Belgium side featuring Justine Henin-Hardenne for the 2006 Fed Cup title - the country's first. With Sara Errani...
Via AP on Fox
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Women's No. 16 seed Errani says it's too cold at US Open

NEW YORK -- Sara Errani figures she knows the real culprit for the dizziness, sore throat and general weakness that nearly cost her a match at the U.S. Open on Thursday: air conditioning. Yes, that's right. The 16th-seeded Italian, who has been the runner-up at the French Open and a semifinalist at the U.S. Open, said the AC has been turned up too high in the locker room at Flushing...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

AC too high? Italy's Errani laments cold US Open locker room

NEW YORK (AP) Sara Errani figures she knows the real culprit for the dizziness, sore throat and general weakness that nearly cost her a match at the U.S. Open on Thursday: air conditioning. Yes, that's right. The 16th-seeded Italian, who has been the runner-up at the French Open and a semifinalist at the U.S. Open, said the AC has been turned up too high in the locker room at Flushing...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Latest on US Open: Errani overcomes dizziness to win in 3

NEW YORK (AP) The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Struggling with dizziness and shut out in the first set, 16th-seeded Sara Errani rallied to win her second-round match at the U.S. Open on Thursday. The diminutive Italian took a medical timeout after dropping the first five games, complaining of dizziness. The soft-serving Errani was broken nine times but found...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Seeded Suarez Navarro, Errani lose in first round in Cincinnati

  Two seeded women - Carla Suarez Navarro and Sara Errani - lost Tuesday in the first round of the Western & Southern Open. Sloane Stephens routed the 10th-seeded Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-2. Daria Gavrilova defeated the 16th-seeded Sara Errani 6-1, 4-6, 6-2. Kristina Mladenovic advanced with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over wild card Daniela Hantuchova. In the first round of men's play...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Suarez Navarro, Errani lose in 1st round in Cincinnati

MASON, Ohio (AP) (AP) - Two seeded women - Carla Suarez Navarro and Sara Errani - lost Tuesday in the first round of the Western & Southern Open. Sloane Stephens routed the 10th-seeded Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-2. Daria Gavrilova defeated the 16th-seeded Sara Errani 6-1, 4-6, 6-2. Kristina Mladenovic advanced with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over wild card Daniela Hantuchova. In the first...
Via AP on Fox
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Knapp beats top-seeded Errani to reach Gastein Ladies final

BAD GASTEIN, Austria (AP) Karin Knapp outlasted top-seeded Sara Errani 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-5 to set up a final against Australia's Samantha Stosur at the Gastein Ladies on Sunday. The all-Italian match was moved from Saturday because of rain. The final will be played later Sunday. The 43rd-ranked Knapp rallied from 3-0 down to take the opening set in a tiebreaker. Errani, who is ranked...
Via AP on Fox
July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-seed Errani, Schmiedlova reach Gastein Ladies quarters

BAD GASTEIN, Austria (AP) Top-seeded Sara Errani saved a match point and won the last five games to beat Ukrainian qualifier Maryna Zanevska 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 in the second round of the Gastein Ladies on Thursday. Leading 2-0 in the second set, the Italian lost 11 of the next 15 games. Zanevska, who was seeking her first career quarterfinal, missed a match point while serving at 5-2...
Via AP on Fox
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-seed Errani advances to 2nd round at Gastein Ladies

BAD GASTEIN, Austria (AP) Top-seeded Sara Errani sweated to get past Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus 6-4, 6-4 to reach the second round of the Gastein Ladies on Wednesday. The 19th-ranked Italian dropped serve three times and held off eight more break points. Anna Karolina Schmiedlova of Slovakia, who beat Errani in the final at Bucharest last Sunday, overcame a slow start to defeat...
Via AP on Fox
July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Schmiedlova wins Bucharest Open

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Seventh-seeded Anna Karolina Schmiedlova beat top-seeded Sara Errani of Italy 7-6 (3), 6-3 in searing heat on clay to win the Bucharest Open final on Sunday. The 20-year-old Slovak took 2 hours and 7 minutes to overcome a tired Errani, who was recovering from a grueling semifinal in the hottest weekend of the year in Bucharest. The match started late afternoon...
Via AP on Fox
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Errani advances to Bucharest Open final

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Top-seeded Sara Errani of Italy overcame Romania's Monica Niculescu 5-7, 6-1, 6-2 in scorching temperatures on clay Saturday to advance to the Bucharest Open final. Errani, ranked 20th, lost the first set in a semifinal lasting 2 hours, 21 minutes, with temperatures of 35 Celsius (95 Fahrenheit). The 28-year-old Italian saved 11 out of 15 break points against...
Via AP on Fox
July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Sara Errani through to quarterfinals in Bucharest

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) Top-seeded Sara Errani overcame a slow start to beat Shahar Peer 7-6 (5), 6-2 on Wednesday and reach the quarterfinals of the Bucharest Open. Errani committed a string of backhand errors in the second round match to trail 4-2, before the Italian made a comeback against her Israeli opponent. Polona Hercog of Slovenia also advanced to the quarterfinals, defeating...
Via AP on Fox
July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

No comeback needed for Williams in French Open quarterfinals

PARIS (AP) No comeback necessary for Serena Williams in this match. She was back to being at her best. Her serves were terrific, to the tune of 10 aces. Her returns, too, delivering 11 winners. Her forehands, her backhands, her defense - and the list goes on and on - helped compile a 39-9 edge in total winners. Closing in on a 20th Grand Slam title and third at Roland Garros, Williams...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Serena rolls in straight sets, advances to French Open semifinals

PARIS -- Serena Williams overpowered Sara Errani to reach the French Open semifinals with a 6-1, 6-3 win Wednesday. A two-time champion in Paris, Williams extended her unbeaten record against the 2012 French Open runner-up to nine matches. It was a stark contrast to Williams' three previous matches, when the 19-time Grand Slam champion got off to sluggish starts and lost the opening...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Serena Williams eases into French Open semifinals

PARIS (AP) Serena Williams overpowered Sara Errani to reach the French Open semifinals with a 6-1, 6-3 win Wednesday. A two-time champion in Paris, Williams extended her unbeaten record against the 2012 French Open runner-up to nine matches. It was a stark contrast to Williams' three previous matches, when the 19-time Grand Slam champion got off to sluggish starts and lost the opening...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss
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