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Flipkens reaches 1st Grand Slam semi at Wimbledon

Kirsten Flipkens put on a clinical performance to upset former champion Petra Kvitova 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 and reach the Wimbledon semifinals on Tuesday. Featuring in her first Grand Slam quarterfinal, the bespectacled Flipkens played with real determination and made only five unforced errors. She fell face-first on the court and kissed the grass after closing out the match with an ace...
Via AP on Fox
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Kirsten Flipkens stops match, tells broadcaster to hush

Belgium tennis pro Kirsten Flipkens stopped her fourth-round match against Flavia Pennetta at Wimbledon on Monday to ask for quiet from a BBC broadcaster.Flipkens reportedly became upset when journalist John Watson was speaking too loudly while presenting a segment on BBC World News.During the second set, Flipkens decided that she couldn't take anymore, and gestured angrily up...
Via Bush League Chronicle
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Halep tops Flipkens to win Topshelf

Simona Halep made it two titles in a row Saturday, beating Kirsten Flipkens 6-4, 6-2 in a rain-interrupted final at the Topshelf Open grass court tournament. The 21-year-old Romanian was a break up at 5-4 when rain forced a 75-minute delay. She came back and held serve to take the set. She then broke Flipkens' serve twice to take a 3-0 lead before the Belgian broke back. Flipkens...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Flipkens Talks About Relationship with Clijsters

Kirsten Flipkens photo by Cristiano Andujar/Foto Arena By Barbara Galiza (February 26, 2013) Florianópolis – This week, at 27, Kirsten Flipkens reached the highest ranking of her career – 31st – and became Belgium’s No. 1 tennis player for the first time. Her happiness, however, was short-lived. Complaining of a right leg injury, Flipkens fell in three sets in WTA Florianópolis’...
Via Tennis Panorama
February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Flipkens back to best after health scare

After the year she's had, a lopsided loss to Maria Sharapova at the Australian Open is an event Kirsten Flipkens can keep in perspective. Nine months ago, Flipkens flew from a tournament in Thailand to her native Belgium and stepped off the plane with extreme pain in her calf. She went to a doctor and was told she had blood clots in both legs. ''My life could have been...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Fit-again Flipkens back to best after health scare

After the year she's had, a lopsided loss to Maria Sharapova at the Australian Open is an event Kirsten Flipkens can keep in perspective. Nine months ago, Flipkens flew from a tournament in Thailand to her native Belgium and stepped off the plane with extreme pain in her calf. She went to a doctor and was told she had blood clots in both legs. ''My life could have been...
Via AP on Fox
January 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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