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Hometown Girl Simona Halep Makes Good and Wins Bucharest Title

  #452097532 / gettyimages.com     (July 13, 2014) In a battle between the top seeds, No. 1 Simona Halep of Romania make her home country happy, by dismissing second seed Roberta Vinci to win the Bucharest Open final 6-1, 6-3 in 70 minutes on Sunday for her eighth WTA title. No. 3 Halep raised her head-to-head record to 4-2 against Vinci with the win. The 22-year-old Halep...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Croatian teen Konjuh stuns No. 1 seed Vinci in ASB Classic

Only four days after her 16th birthday and in her first match at WTA level, Croatia's Ana Konjuh pulled off a major upset by beating top-seeded Roberta Vinci 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 on Tuesday in the opening round of the ASB Classic. Konjuh, who won the Australian Open and US Open junior singles titles in 2013, finished stronger than Italy's Vinci who is ranked 14; 245 places ahead...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 10 Vinci beats Babos at US Open

No. 10-seeded Roberta Vinci overcame some shaky serving to win her first-round match in straight sets at the U.S. Open. The Italian, a quarterfinalist at Flushing Meadows last year, beat Timea Babos 6-4, 6-2 on Tuesday. Babos converted all three of her break points, but Vinci broke the Hungarian's serve six times. The 107th-ranked Babos fell to 1-6 in Grand Slam matches and...
Via Fox Sports
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Vinci loses to Barthel in Paris

Fifth-seeded Roberta Vinci was bounced out of the Open GDF Suez when she was beaten by Mona Barthel of Germany 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the second round Wednesday. Vinci struggled in the second set, losing two of her service games. Matters worsened for the Italian when Barthel immediately broke serve in the third set. Ranked 16th, Vinci broke back but the 45th-ranked Barthel broke twice...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Top-seeded Vinci reaches second round

Top-seeded Roberta Vinci of Italy reached the second round of the Monterrey Open on Monday with a 7-5, 7-5 victory over Coco Vandeweghe of the United States. In other first-round matches, Nina Bratchikova of Russia beat compatriot Anastasia Pivovarova 6-3, 6-1, and Alexandra Cadantu of Romania defeated Jelena Dokic of Australia 3-6, 6-1, 7-5. Unlike most events played in Latin...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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