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ARANTXA RUS RUMORS & GOSSIP

WTA Gastein Gallery: Rus Breaks 17-Match Losing Streak; Barthel Cruises

(July 15, 2013) Monday at the Nurnberger Gastein Ladies tournament in Austria saw one player’s nearly year-long heartbreak end in triumph. After a 17-match losing streak which ended back to August 2012, 22-year-old Aranxta Rus finally won a Tour-level match against the tournament’s No. 7 seed Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor, 7-5, 5-7, 6-4. Top seed Mona Barthel also quickly dispatched...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Rus ties longest WTA losing streak

Dutch tennis player Arantxa Rus lost her 17th consecutive main-draw, tour-level match Tuesday at Wimbledon, equaling the longest WTA losing streak on record. The 156th-ranked Rus was beaten 6-4, 6-2 by Russia's Olga Puchkova in the first round on Court 9 at the All England Club. Rus' last victory in a tour-level match came last year on Aug. 19, when she defeated Romina...
Via Fox Sports
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Dutch tennis player loses 17th consecutive match

Dutch tennis player Arantxa Rus lost her 17th consecutive main-draw, tour-level match Tuesday at Wimbledon, equaling the longest WTA losing streak on record. The 156th-ranked Rus was beaten 6-4, 6-2 by Russia's Olga Puchkova in the first round on Court 9 at the All England Club. Rus' last victory in a tour-level match came last year on Aug. 19, when she defeated Romina...
Via AP on Fox
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Arantxa Rus Losing Streak up to 17

  (June 25, 2013) Dutch player Arantxa Rus  ranked 156th in the world extended her main draw losing streak to 17 with her first round loss at Wimbledon to Russia’s Olga Puchkova 6-2, 6-4. “This year is not a good year for me,” Rus said.  “I lost a lot of matches.  Yeah, it’s hard, but [...]
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June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

WTA Brussels – Monday Results, Tuesday Schedule

BRUSSELS OPEN Brussels, Belgium May 20-25, 2013 $690,000/Premier Red Clay/Outdoors Results - Monday, May 20, 2013 Singles – First Round (7) Varvara Lepchenko (USA) d. Bojana Jovanovski (SRB) 62 67(8) 64 Olga Govortsova (BLR) d. Arantxa Rus (NED) 62 75 Jana Cepelova (SVK) d. Lesia Tsurenko (UKR) 57 63 75 (WC) Elena Baltacha (GBR) d. [...]
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May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

The End of the Red Brick Road: WTA Brussels and Strasbourg Previews

Success on clay has remained a bit beyond Caroline Wozniacki’s reach so far. One Premier tournament and one International tournament complete the Road to Roland Garros within striking distance of Paris.  None of the women involved are in serious contention for the clay season’s ultimate prize, but the absence of those elite names could lead to some tightly contested matches...
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May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

WTA – Brussels and Strasbourg Monday Schedules

BRUSSELS OPEN Brussels, Belgium May 20-25, 2013 $690,000/Premier Red Clay/Outdoors Order Of Play – Monday, May 20, 2013 Center Court (from 11.30hrs) 1. Coco Vandeweghe vs.. Yulia Putintseva (Singles Q Final) 2. Olga Govortsova vs. Arantxa Rus (NB 13.30hrs) 3. Varvara Lepchenko vs. Bojana Jovanovski 4. Sloane Stephens vs. Tsvetana Pironkova (NB 18.00hrs) Court 1 [...]
Via Tennis Panorama
May 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Scheepers, Torro-Flor into 2nd round at Morocco

Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa and Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor of Spain won in straight sets Monday at the Grand Prix SAR and will meet in the second round. Scheepers beat second-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania 6-3, 6-1, and Torro-Flor had downed Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands 6-1, 6-1. Scheepers served four aces and broke six times against Cirstea, who won their only previous...
Via AP on Fox
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

US Open champ Stosur upset by Rus at Wimbledon

Now that U.S. Open champion Sam Stosur is gone, too, this is the first time since 1939 that zero Australian men or women reached the third round at Wimbledon. Stosur lost in the second round at the All England Club on Wednesday, beaten 6-2, 0-6, 6-4 by 72nd-ranked Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands. A total of nine players from Australia entered the grass-court Grand Slam tournament...
Via AP on Fox
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

WTA Brussels – Monday Schedule

BRUSSELS OPEN Brussels, Belgium May 21-26, 2012 $637,000/Premier Red Clay/Outdoors Order Of Play – Monday, May 21, 2012 Centre Court (from 11.00hrs) 1. Urszula Radwanska vs. Lenka Wienerova (Singles Q Final) 2. Jelena Jankovic vs. Simona Halep (NB 12.30hrs) 3. Christina McHale vs. Dominika Cibulkova 4. Ksenia Pervak vs. Alison Van Uytvanck Court 2 (from 11.00hrs) 1. Arantxa Rus...
Via Tennis Panorama
May 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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