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The Latest: Radwanska beats Pironkova at Melbourne Park

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) ��� The Latest on Tuesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 11:40 p.m. Third-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska is through to the second round at Melbourne Park, beating Tsvetana Pironkova 6-1, 4-6, 6-1 in the last match late Tuesday on Rod Laver Arena. A semifinal loser last year to Serena Williams, Radwanska improved her career record to 10-3 against...
Via Associated Press
January 17, 2017  |  Discuss

No. 8 Pironkova last seed standing at Istanbul Cup

ISTANBUL (AP) Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria was the only seed - the No. 8 and last - to reach the Istanbul Cup quarterfinals on Thursday. Pironkova defeated Kurumi Nara of Japan 6-3, 1-6, 6-1, then learned fourth-seeded Alize Cornet of France was overhauled by Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium, and fifth-seeded Camila Giorgi lost an all-Italian match with Francesca Schiavone. Flipkens...
Via Associated Press
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Suarez Navarro beats Pironkova, advances to semis

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) Carla Suarez Navarro advanced to the semifinals of the season-ending Tournament of Champions by beating Tsvetana Pironkova 7-6 (2), 6-1 on Friday. The fifth-seeded Spanish player was under pressure knowing that only a straight-set victory would secure her spot in the semis. Home favorite Pironkova tried hard but failed to convert two set points at 6-5 in the...
Via Associated Press
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Pironkova beats Kerber in Sydney for first career title

Bulgarian qualifier Tsvetana Pironkova beat fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany 6-4, 6-4 on Friday to win her first WTA title at the Sydney International. Pironkova, who was ranked outside the top 100 despite reaching the Wimbledon semifinals in 2010, beat three top 10 players in Sydney, 2012 French Open finalist Sara Errani, 2011 Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova and Kerber...
Via Associated Press
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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