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SOFIA ARVIDSSON RUMORS

Sweden takes 1-0 lead over US in Fed Cup

Sofia Arvidsson gave Sweden a 1-0 lead over the U.S. when she beat Sloane Stephens 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 in the Fed Cup World Group playoff at the Delray Beach Tennis Center on Saturday. Arvidsson was playing in her 48th Fed Cup tie and improved her record to 48-35. ''I was focusing on myself and just trying to play my game,'' Arvidsson said. ''The wind was difficult...
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April 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Arvidsson Stops Stephens to Give Sweden 1-0 Lead in World Group Play-Offs

By Nathalie Narcisse (April 20, 1013) DELRAY BEACH, Florida – The U.S. took on Sweden on hardcourt at the Delray Beach Tennis Center in the World Group Play-Offs.  In the initial match on Saturday, Swedish veteran Sofia Arvidsson, playing her 48th tie, recorded her 34th singles victory.  Arvidsson prevailed 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 over twenty-year-old Sloane [...]
Via Tennis Panorama
April 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Arvidsson beats Safarova in Austria

Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden rallied to beat fourth-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 Monday in the opening round of the Generali Ladies. Arvidsson failed to serve out the match at 5-3, but broke the 18th-ranked Safarova again at 6-5 in the indoor hard-court event. The Swede will next face another Czech, Lucie Hradecka, who beat Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain...
Via AP on Fox
October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Arvidsson beats Safarova at Generali Ladies

Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden rallied to beat fourth-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 Monday in the opening round of the Generali Ladies. Arvidsson failed to serve out the match at 5-3, but broke the 18th-ranked Safarova again at 6-5 in the indoor hard-court event. The Swede will next face another Czech, Lucie Hradecka, who beat Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain...
Via Fox Sports
October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

McHale withdraws from New Haven Open

American Christina McHale has pulled out of the New Haven Open at Yale due to illness. Sofia Arvidsson will take her spot in the draw. “I am extremely disappointed to withdraw from the New Haven Open because I love the tournament so much, ” said McHale in a statement. “The illness I am battling caused me to withdraw from my match earlier this week in Cincinnati, and I know...
Via Tennis Panorama
August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Chatting with Sofia Arvidsson in Miami

Sofia Arvidsson Sweden’s Sofia Arvidsson began her Sony Ericsson Open with a win over Argentina’s Gisela Dulko 6-4, 7-5 on Wednesday.   Arvidsson said she has been training hard in the off season in Sweden and feels confident out there on court. She even surprised herself about how well she played when Dulko almost went up 5-2 in the second set. They used to play in the juniors...
Via Tennis Panorama
March 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Arvidsson Takes Memphis Title

by Rick Limpert, Special for Tennis Grandstand Unseeded Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden won her second WTA title on Saturday in Memphis of all the places, the same city where she won her first. (REUTERS/Nikki Boertman) Arvidsson downed fourth-seeded Marina Erakovic of New Zealand 6-3, 6-4 to take the championship of the Memphis International WTA event. The 28-year old Swede used a strong...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Arvidsson Nets Second Memphis Title

Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden returns the ball to Kaia Kanepi of Estonia during the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris May 23, 2011. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau (FRANCE – Tags: SPORT TENNIS)     Sofia Arvidsson defeated Marina Erakovic 6-3, 6-4 to capture the Memphis International on Saturday night. It’s her second tournament victory on the...
Via Tennis Panorama
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Women Grab Some Limelight From Men in Memphis

by Rick Limpert, Special for Tennis Grandstand Sofia Arvidsson ©Rick Limpert With names like Isner, Roddick and Raonic in the men’s draw at the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships this week, it’s easy to overlook the WTA’s Memphis International also going on through Saturday in Memphis. A deep and international field came together on the women’s side and close matches...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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