Alison Riske upsets Coco Vandeweghe at Dubai Championships

Alison Riske upset 11th-seeded Coco Vandeweghe 6-4, 6-4 at the Dubai Tennis Championships on Monday. Riske, who was unseeded, advances to the second round, and has now won four of the last five against Vandeweghe, who most recently made the semifinals of the Australian Open. “I have no idea of that stat, but I’ll happily take it,” Riske said, smiling. “It’s in my favor...
Via Excelle Sports
6 hours ago

U.S. advances to first Fed Cup semis since 2010

The U.S. advanced to its first Fed Cup semifinal since 2010 after defeating Germany 3-0 in the first round of the tournament. The Americans will now face defending champion Czech Republic, which defeated Spain 3-2, April 22-23 at a site to be announced. American CoCo Vandeweghe won the final 10 games of her match against Germany’s Andrea Petkovic 3-6, 6-4, 6-0 to give the Americans...
Via Excelle Sports
7 days ago

CoCo Vandeweghe pokes fun at her ‘tantrums’ on SportsNation

CoCo Vandeweghe has had some bad encounters with her tennis rackets. The 25-year-old tennis star has become famous for some of her “tantrums” on the court, where she has pounded her rackets against the court out of frustration. Off the heels of a successful Australian Open, Vandeweghe joined ESPN’s SportsNation to discuss her “tantrums” as well as other topics, where the...
Via Excelle Sports
19 days ago

Vandeweghe exceeds expectations in maiden slam semifinal

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) CoCo Vandeweghe set two goals for herself at the start of the season: to make the quarterfinals of the Australian Open and then, at some point in the year, go one step further and reach her first Grand Slam semifinal. It's time to set some new goals. The 25-year-old American exceeded even her own expectations at the year's first Grand Slam, upsetting top...
Via Associated Press
25 days ago  |  Discuss

The Latest: Vandeweghe into Australian Open semifinals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The Latest on Tuesday from the Australian Open (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Coco Vandeweghe beat French Open champion Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 6-0 to set up an all-American semifinal at the Australian Open. Vandeweghe, who beat top-seeded and 2016 champion Angelique Kerber in the fourth round, will play 36-year-old Venus Williams in the semifinal. Williams...
Via Associated Press
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Feeling the pressure, Kerber loses to composed Vandeweghe

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Angelique Kerber said before the Australian Open that she wasn't putting too much pressure on herself as the top-seeded player at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time. Clearly, she is still getting used to being No. 1. The German player ended Serena Williams' reign atop the rankings after picking up her second Grand Slam trophy last fall at the U...
Via Associated Press
29 days ago  |  Discuss

The Latest: CoCo Vandeweghe overcomes heat, illness to win

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The Latest from the Australian Open on Monday (all times local): 5 p.m. CoCo Vandeweghe overcame the heat and illness to beat 15th-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-1, 7-6 (3) and advance to the second round of the Australian Open.Vandeweghe was down a break in the second set when she slumped to her knees, facing the backboard at Margaret Court Arena, and needed...
Via Associated Press
January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Tennis player destroys racket at US Open (video)

CoCo Vandeweghe is having a rough day. She squared off against Bethanie Mattek-Sands in the second round of the U.S. Open on Wednesday, and got dominated in straight sets. At one point during the first set, when Vandeweghe was trailing 5-0, she completely lost it. She sat down for the changeover, and then proceeded to smash her racket on the court. Vandeweghe then motioned to the...
Via The Sports Daily
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Sony Open: CoCo Vandeweghe, Li Na win third-round matches

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Li Na overcame three set points Sunday to rally past American Madison Keys 7-6 (3), 6-3 and reach the fourth round at the Sony Open. And American CoCo Vandeweghe earned a shot at Serena Williams in the fourth round by winning a match that ended at 2:29 a.m. Sunday.
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Vandeweghe beats Stosur in 3rd round at Sony Open

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) American CoCo Vandeweghe earned a shot at Serena Williams in the fourth round of the Sony Open by winning a match that ended at 2:29 a.m. Sunday.
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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