Julia Goerges beat Pauline Parmentier 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday to give Germany an unassailable 3-0 lead in the Fed Cup.
Goerges relied on her booming serve and powerful groundstrokes to secure victory on the red clay of the Beaublanc indoor arena in Limoges.
She saved two break points early in the match before capitalizing on an unforced error to break Parmentier's serve at 3-3....
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February 10, 2013
Unseeded Pauline Parmentier of France reached the quarterfinals of the Japan Open by beating second-seeded Zheng Jie of China 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday.
Parmentier won 74 percent of her first serves in the match and will next face Heather Watson of Britain. Watson beat sixth-seeded Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-3.
Also, seventh-seeded Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa...
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October 08, 2012
INTERNATIONAUX DE STRASBOURG
May 21-26, 2012
Results – Friday, May 25, 2012
Singles – Semifinals
(2) Francesca Schiavone (ITA) d. Sloane Stephens (USA) 75 61
(WC) Alizé Cornet (FRA) d. Pauline Parmentier (FRA) 46 61 63
Doubles – Semifinals
(1) Grandin/Uhlirova (RSA/CZE) d. (4) Babos/Hsieh (HUN/TPE) 06 62 1210 (Match...
By Romana Cvitkovic
Tennis Grandstand photographer Rick Gleijm is in Strasbourg, France covering the WTA Internationaux de Strasbourg tournament live all week. Check back each day to catch all new action direct from the courts! Today’s set highlights main draw players Sabine Lisicki, Maria Kirilenko, Pauline Parmentier and Shahar Peer as they hit the practice courts over...
Virginie Razzano and Pauline Parmentier won in contrasting ways to give France a 2-0 lead over Slovenia in their Fed Cup World Group II playoff on Saturday.
Razzano rallied from a set down and overcame a late bout of cramp in her right thigh to beat Petra Rampre 2-6, 6-4, 6-4, and Parmentier followed up with a breezy 6-2, 6-3 win against 17-year-old Nastja Kolar.
Razzano was serving...