Victoria Azarenka on being a working mom, possibly missing U.S. Open

Victoria Azarenka is in legal proceedings with her ex-boyfriend over custody of their child.                

Victoria Azarenka to miss U.S. Open due to custody battle over son

Former world No. 1 and two-time U.S. Open finalist Victoria Azarenka will miss the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the year due to a custody battle over her son. “The way things stand now is that the only way I can play in the US Open this year is if I leave Leo behind,” Azarenka said in a statement. “Like most working mothers I am faced with a difficult situation which...
Via Excelle Sports
20 hours ago

Azarenka says she might skip US Open because of child issue

Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka says her participation in the U.S. Open is in doubt because she might not be able to bring her baby with her to New York as a result of her separation from his father. Azarenka says via a posting on Twitter on Thursday that she is “faced with a difficult situation which may not allow me to return to work right away.” She says...
1 day ago

Victoria Azarenka to miss US Open amid nasty custody battle

Tennis ace Victoria Azarenka will miss the US Open this year because of an ongoing custody battle with ex-boyfriend Billy McKeague over their 8-month-old son, Leo, TMZ reported Friday. After McKeague filed custody documents in Los Angeles, where Azarenka, 28, has a residence, a judge informed the Belarusian born athlete she is unable to leave...
Via New York Post
6 days ago

Heavily favored Serena Williams upset in French Open women's final

The World’s number one in women’s single tennis has fallen at Roland Garros. Serena Williams was defeated by the fourth-ranked Garbine Muguruza in straight sets on Saturday at the French Open, 7-5, 6-4. Williams fought off multiple Championship points in the match, but Muguruza eventually buried an impressive lob shot for the win. The Spain native fell to the ground, stunned...
Via The Comeback
June 04, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victoria Azarenka was pumped the Broncos won

Victoria Azarenka had a very impressive 6-2, 6-4 victory over Barbora Strycova on Monday in Melbourne, to advance to the Australian Open quarterfinals. After the match ended, Azarenka had one thing on her mind… and it wasn’t about tennis: did the Denver Broncos beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game? When Azarenka found out the answer was “yes”, she was...
Via The Comeback
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Victoria Azarenka zings umpire during U.S. Open match (video)

Victoria Azarenka lost her cool during Tuesday’s match against Lucie Hradecka. She cruised to victory in the first round of the U.S. Open, but did briefly go off on a chair umpire while doing so. There was a point in the match where Azarenka was upset about a call, so she approached the chair umpire and gave her a piece of her mind. “Have you ever played tennis?” Azarenka asked...
Via The Sports Daily
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victoria Azarenka rips chair umpire at US Open

By Steve DelVecchio Victoria Azarenka blasted the chair umpire during her relatively easy first-round victory over Lucie Hradecka at the U.S. Open on Tuesday. Azarenka, who won in straight sets, was so upset over a line call at one point that she decided to walk over to the chair umpire and insult her knowledge of the sport. “Have you ever played tennis?” the former world...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Victoria Azarenka Out of French Open

Oh no! Victoria Azarenka announced today that she will miss Roland Garros due to a persistent foot injury. "Unfortunately I will not be able to compete in Roland Garros this year. Working hard on my recovery & getting back on the court," she said on Twitter and Facebook. Vika hasn't played since Indian Wells, and while we are excited about Roland Garros which starts this Sunday...
Via Onthegotennis
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Victoria Azarenka tells boyfriend Redfoo her engagement ring better be bigger than Wozniacki’s

Victoria Azarenka defeated Sloane Stephens in straight sets in the fourth round of the Australian Open on Monday to advance to the quarterfinals of the tournament. Though her easy win was quite impressive, it’s not what we want to focus on. After her match, Vika did an interview with 7 Sports that was televised on […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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