Although he preferred to say otherwise, Rafael Nadal exacted revenges on Lukas Rosol for the shock defeat he suffered in the same round (second) on the same court (Centre) two years ago. Little did Rafa know that the Czech had other ideas up his Lotto sleeve. On a changeover Lukas purposefully used his racquet to knock down one of the Spaniard’s water bottles. As any tennis fan...
(April 13, 2014) Alize Cornet survived a match point before rallying to beat Camila Giorgi 7-6 (3), 5-7, 7-5 to win the Katowice Open. For the French women who won the match in three hours and 11 minutes, it was her fourth career WTA title.
The Italian Giorgi had a match point in the 10th game of the third set and could not close the match. Cornet became just the second player this...
Belinda Bencic secured an upset 7-5, 6-4 win against Alize Cornet to draw Switzerland level with France at 1-1 in their first round Fed Cup World Group II match Saturday.
Ranked 139th, Bencic profited from Cornet's error-strewn performance.
Cornet led 5-2 in the first set. A recent semifinalist on the same indoor court at the Open GDF Suez, the 25th-ranked Cornet had nine double...
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February 08, 2014
(May 25, 2013) No. 3 seed Alize Cornet of France beat Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic 7-6 (4), 6-0 on Saturday to win the Strasbourg International final. Cornet was a losing finalist at last year’s event. Cornet is just the second French player in the tournament’s 27-year history to win the title, the other [...]
Third-seeded Alize Cornet of France edged Eugenie Bouchard of Canada 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-3 on Friday to reach the final of the Strasbourg International.
Cornet broke the Canadian teenager twice in the last set and saved six break points.
Last year's runner-up will face either Flavia Pennetta of Italy or Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic.
Earlier Friday, Pennetta dismissed Misaki...
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May 23, 2013
Lauren Davis didn’t have the best of luck when she took on France’s Alize Cornet at the Sony Open this week. Following the second set of her match against France’s Alize Cornet at the Sony Open, Lauren was stung by a wasp directly on her rear end and it looked like it hurt. You can tell from the pictures that it was’t exactly a pleasant experience. To make matters worse...
NOT THE BEES!
During her third-round loss against Alize Cornet at the Sony Open, Lauren Davis had the unfortunate experience of having a wasp sting her on her backside.
Alize Cornet of France defeated Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium 7-5, 7-6 (1) on Sunday to win the Gastein Ladies for her first title in four years.
The seventh-seeded Cornet, ranked 73rd, earned her second career title after winning in Budapest, Hungary, in 2008. She is 2-3 in WTA finals. She lost the final in Strasbourg last month.
''This was the tournament I wanted to win...
Alize Cornet of France eased past Ksenia Pervak of Kazakhstan 6-2, 6-2 Saturday to advance to the final of the Gastein Ladies.
The third-seeded Pervak, who also lost in the semifinals last year, dropped all of her eight service games.
No. 7 Cornet, who is looking for her second career WTA title after winning in Budapest four years ago, will play either No. 2 Yanina Wickmayer of...
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June 13, 2012
Since we've already touched Lacoste fashion at French Open speaking about Andy Roddick's 2012 French Open fashion, we would like to continue it and show what Lacoste presented on the women's side.
Alize Cornet, Dominica Cibulkova; French Open 2012
I really liked Alize Cornet's Lacoste dress in blue, which was also worn by Dominica Cibulkova, but in orange...