The Latest: After retiring vs Kerber, Hercog defends choice

NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Polona Hercog says she had been sick for several days before her first-round U.S. Open match, in which she retired after suffering from dizziness and cramping. The 120th-ranked Slovenian was trailing 6-0, 1-0 to second-seeded Angelique Kerber on Monday. Hercog says she felt dizzy after long rallies, and her...
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August 29, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 3 Danka Kovinic and No. 5 Polona Hercog advance in Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) Third-seeded Danka Kovinic of Montenegro and No. 5 Polona Hercog of Slovenia each advanced to the second round of the Rio Open clay-court tournament on Monday. Kovinic defeated Sachia Vickery of the United States 6-3, 5-7, 6-4, and Hercog also won over an American, beating Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-2. The Americans picked up a victory when Shelby Rogers upset No...
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February 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Rybarikova outlasts Hercog in Monterrey Open

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) Eighth-seeded Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia outlasted Polona Hercog of Slovenia of 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (9) on Wednesday night in the second round of the Monterrey Open. France's Kristina Mladenovic also advanced in the hard-court event at Sierra Madre Tennis Club, topping Russia's Vera Zvonareva 6-4, 6-2. In late matches, top-seeded Ana Ivanovic of Serbia faced...
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March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-seeded Radwanska beats Hercog at Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Slovakia's Polona Hercog 6-3, 6-3 to reach the second round of the Korea Open on Tuesday. Defending champion Radwanska converted five of eight break points to defeat Hercog at Olympic Park Tennis Center in 1 hour, 15 minutes and set up a second-round match against Chanelle Scheepers of South Africa. In other first...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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