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US OPEN New York, NY, USA August 26-September 9, 2013 Grand Slam Hard/Outdoors Results – Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Singles – Quarterfinals (2) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) d. Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 62 63 Flavia Pennetta (ITA) d. (10) Roberta Vinci (ITA) 64 61 Doubles – Quarterfinals (8) Barty/Dellacqua (AUS/AUS) d. (2) Makarova/Vesnina (RUS/RUS) 62 63 (5) […]
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Victoria Azarenka advanced to her second straight U.S. Open final Friday, beating Flavia Pennetta 6-4, 6-2 in a nervous, mistake-filled semifinal.
The players combined to hold serve in only five of 18 games.
The second-seeded Azarenka, the Australian Open champion in 2012 and 2013, improved to a tour-best 31-1 on hard courts this year. She is trying to become the first person to...
A version of this story moved earlier as TEN--US Open. With AP Photos. By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer A year ago, Flavia Pennetta was hanging out at her parents' home on Italy's heel, recovering from right wrist surgery, watching the U.S. Open on TV - and wondering how long it would take her to get back on the tennis tour.
Look at her now.
Pennetta is a Grand Slam...
No. 2 Victoria Azarenka rallied from a set down for the second straight match, beating Ana Ivanovic to return to the U.S. Open quarterfinals.
The 2012 runner-up at Flushing Meadows needed 2 hours, 10 minutes to win 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday.
Ivanovic, the 2008 French Open champ, was whipping forehand winners in the first set. Then her serve deserted her, as it has before. The 13th...
No. 2 Victoria Azarenka rallied from a set down for the second
straight match, beating Ana Ivanovic to return to the U.S. Open
quarterfinals. Fifth-seeded Li Na beat No. 24-seeded Ekaterina
Makarova 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-2 in 2 hours, 20 minutes to advance to the
semifinals, making her the first Chinese woman to do so.
Flavia Pennetta made her first Grand Slam semifinal, defeating
10th-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday in an all-Italian
quarterfinal at the U.S. Open.
Get to know Victoria Azarenka as she shows us around her hometown of Minsk in this video put out by The Red Bulletin. Go inside the tennis center where Vika learned to play, meet her grandmother, visit her favorite restaurant in Minsk, and watch her give Karaoke a go.
(September 6, 2013) It will be a repeat of last year’s US Open women’s final as both Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka moved into the finals in Flushing Meadows with straight set wins in their respective semifinals. No. 2 Azarenka, despite an error-ridden performance beat unseeded Flavia Pennetta 6-4, 6-2 in the first semifinal […]
(September 3, 2013) FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY – For the second straight match No. 2 seed Victoria Azarenka was forced to rally from a set down to advance at the US Open. The Belarusian defeated 2008 French Open champion and No. 13 seed Ana Ivanovic 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Tuesday in a tennis match pushed back […]
(September 4, 2013) Rafael Nadal and Victoria Azarenka had easy victories on Wednesday night to move into the semifinals of the US Open. Rafael Nadal routed fellow Spaniard Tommy Robredo 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 while Azarenka subdued Daniela Hantuchova 6-2, 6-3. At 24 Azarenka is the only woman who is not 30 in the semifinals. […]
(September 4, 2013) Richard Gasquet and Flavia Pennetta advanced to the semifinals of the US Open on Wednesday. No. 8 seed Gasquet from France booked the first place in the men’s semifinals with a 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3 win over fourth seed David Ferrer in 3 hours, 23 minutes. The Frenchman will play […]
US OPEN New York, NY, USA August 26-September 9, 2013 Grand Slam Hard/Outdoors Results – Tuesday, September 3, 2013 Women’s Singles – Quarterfinals (1) Serena Williams (USA) d. (18) Carla Suárez Navarro (ESP) 60 60 (5) Li Na (CHN) d. (24) Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 64 67(5) 62 Women’s Singles – Fourth Round (2) Victoria Azarenka […]