Top-seeded Angelique Kerber has defeated Alla Kudryavtseva 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 in a match featuring 18 breaks of serve to advance to the quarterfinals of the Monterrey Open.
Kerber, ranked sixth in the world, broke Kudryavtseva 10 times, but dropped her own serve eight times to allow her Russian opponent to stay in the match Thursday.
Third-seeded Maria Kirilenko of Russia also advanced...
INDIAN WELLS, Calif., Feb. 25, 2013 – The 2013 BNP Paribas Open Pre-Qualifying tournament begins today, Monday, February 27, and will run through Saturday, March 3. From fast-rising young stars to talented local players, the pre-qualifying draw features more than 150 competitors (83 men and 71 women) playing to earn a wildcard into the BNP Paribas Open qualifying tournament, to...
July 23-28, 2012
Results – Monday, July 23, 2012
Singles – First Round
(3) Mandy Minella (LUX) d. (Q) Wang Qiang (CHN) 62 57 63
(Q) Aleksandra Krunic (SRB) d. (4) Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 61 67(11) 64
Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) d. (WC) Kamilla Farhad (AZE) 61 60
Tamarine Tanasugarn (THA) d. (WC) Varvara Flink (RUS) 36...
Monday At Baki Tennis Akademiyasi Baku, Azerbaijan Purse: $220,000 (Intl.) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles First Round Mandy Minella, Luxembourg, def. Wang Qiang, China, 6-2, 5-7, 6-3.
Tamarine Tanasugarn, Thailand, def. Varvara Flink, Russia, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.
Alla Kudryavtseva, Russia, def. Kamilla Farhad, Azerbaijan, 6-1, 6-0.
Aleksandra Krunic, Serbia, def. Andrea Hlavackova (4...
July 23-28, 2012
Order Of Play – Monday, July 23, 2012
Centre Court (from 10.00hrs)
1. Mandy Minella vs. Wang Qiang
2. Kamilla Farhad vs. Alla Kudryavtseva
3. Aleksandra Krunic vs. Andrea Hlavackova
4. Valeria Solovieva vs. Olga Savchuk (NB 16.00hrs)
Court 1 (from 10.00hrs)
1. Varvara Flink vs. Tamarine Tanasugarn
2. Bratchikova/Panova vs...