Beatriz Maia photo by Cristiano Andujar/Foto Arena
By Barbara Galiza
(February 28, 2013) FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil – Big game and big personality. That’s how one could describe Beatriz Haddad Maia, the 16 year-old Brazilian wildcard. Bia, as she’s known, got to Florianópolis’ second round, until wasting three match points and falling to top 100 Melinda Czink. It was the first...
Seventh-seeded Kristina Mladenovic of France cruised past Melinda Czink of Hungary 6-4, 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the Brazil Tennis Cup on Thursday.
The 58th-ranked Mladenovic broke Czink's serve four times and saved eight break points to win the hardcourt match in southern Brazil.
Czink had eliminated second-seeded Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan in the first round and...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2013
By McCarton Ackerman
(February 7, 2013 )MIDLAND, Mich. – The hallmark 25th anniversary of the Dow Corning Tennis Classic at the Midland Community Tennis Center continued on Thursday with all second round singles matches and remaining first round doubles matches taking place. American teenager Jessica Pegula provided the upset of the day against No. 4 seed Melinda...
By Curt Janka
CARLSBAD, California – Jelena Jankovic battled through a slow start and a determined Melinda Czink to win 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 at the Mercury Insurance Open. Jankovic came into the match with a 2-0 record against Czink, but has had patchy results this year. This was the Serbian’s first hard court win of the summer, but it didn’t come easily.
Czink looked and played...
April 9-15, 2012
Order Of Play – Monday, April 9, 2012
Centre Court (from 10.00hrs)
1. Melinda Czink vs. Amra Sadikovic (Singles Q Final)
2. Kristina Barrois vs. Alberta Brianti (NB 11.30hrs)
3. Timea Babos vs. Kimiko Date-Krumm
4. Larsson/Woehr vs. Ejdesgaard/Wozniacki (NB 16.15hrs)
5. Yulia Putintseva vs. Karen...