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Victoria Azarenka waited until the fourth day of the French Open
for her opening match, then showed she's eager to continue.
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Former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka overcame a slow start and 10 double-faults Saturday to rally past Frenchwoman Alize Cornet 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 and reach the fourth round of the French Open.
Seeded third, Azarenka advanced despite being broken six times. She blew an easy overhead to lose the first game of the final set, then swept the last six games thanks to relentless baseline play that...
(May 29, 2013) No. 3 seed Victoria Azarenka finally completed her first match on the fourth day of the French Open. Rain washed out her match on Tuesday. The two-time Australian Open champion defeated Elena Vesnina of Russia 6-1, 6-4. “I felt like I’m one of the last ones to start,” said the Belarusian of [...]
ROLAND GARROS Paris, France May 26-June 9, 2013 Red Clay/Outdoors Results – Thursday, May 30, 2013 Women’s Singles – Second Round (3) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) d. Annika Beck (GER) 64 63 Bethanie Mattek-Sands (USA) d. (6) Li Na (CHN) 57 63 62 (7) Petra Kvitova (CZE) d. Peng Shuai (CHN) 64 63 (9) Samantha [...]
Azarenka made her Roland Garros 2013 debut today after a four-day wait.
Profiting from more cooperative weather, Roland Garros produced a Day 4 replete with action. Here’s the review of how it all went down.
Match of the day: Ah, the French in Paris. Sometimes they dazzle, sometimes they implode, sometimes they puzzle, and sometimes they do all three. Julien Benneteau...
Not even rain could stop the world No. 1 today, much less Guido Pella.
For the second time in three days, inclement weather limited the action in Paris. This rewind tilts more towards the women’s side, which featured more headlines and more matches overall.
Match of the day: In a sequel to the Battle of the Sexes between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, Mother Nature...
The world No. 1 is racing toward a revenge match with Grigor Dimitrov.
Here’s the breakdown of matches to watch as the first round concludes.
Novak Djokovic vs. David Goffin: The baby-faced Belgian spurred a flurry of headlines last year when he reached the second week of Roland Garros and took a set from Roger Federer there. Goffin has mustered barely any quality wins...
Roland Garros 2013 Schedule for Day 4: Wednesday, 29 May 2013 Court Philippe Chatrier 11:00 AM Women’s Singles – 1st Round Elena Vesnina (RUS) vs. Victoria Azarenka (BLR)  Men’s Singles – 2nd Round Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)  vs. Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) Men’s Singles – 2nd Round Gael Monfils (FRA) vs. Ernests Gulbis (LAT) Women’s [...]