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YANINA WICKMAYER RUMORS

Johanna Konta and Laura Siegemund win maiden titles, Yanina Wickmayer doubles up

This week, the U.S. summer hardcourt season began, and it’s safe to say it gave us a lot to ponder. At the Bank of the West Classic in Stanford, Venus Williams made a run to the final before being stopped by British sensation Johanna Konta in the final, 7-5, 5-7, 6-2. In doubles, Raquel Atawo and Abigail Spears won the title by defeating Darija Jurak and Anistasia Rodionova, 6...
Via Excelle Sports
July 25, 2016

Wickmayer tops Davis, wins Citi Open singles and doubles

WASHINGTON (AP) Yanina Wickmayer beat Lauren Davis 6-4, 6-2 in the Citi Open final Sunday to win the fifth WTA title of her career. Wickmayer, a 26-year-old Belgian who was seeded No. 7 at the hard-court tournament, is the third woman to win both the singles and doubles championships at the same event this season. She teamed with Monica Niculescu to win the doubles at the Citi...
Via Associated Press
July 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Vinci downs Wickmayer to reach St. Petersburg quarterfinals

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) Roberta Vinci secured her place in the quarterfinals of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy by beating Belgium's Yanina Wickmayer 6-2, 7-6 (2) on Wednesday. Vinci, seeded second, served for the match at 6-5 in the second set but was broken by Wickmayer, who proved unable to put up the same resistance in the following tiebreak. The Italian's quarterfinal...
Via Associated Press
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Wickmayer beats Linette in 3 sets to win Japan Open

TOKYO (AP) Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium rallied on Sunday to defeat Magda Linette of Poland 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the final of the Japan Open. Wickmayer won seven of 11 break points at Ariake Colosseum en route to claiming her fourth WTA career title. Linette, who was playing in her first WTA final, got off to a promising start but struggled with her serve in the second set and was unable...
Via Associated Press
September 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Wickmayer overpowers Tomljanovic to reach Japan Open final

TOKYO (AP) Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium overpowered Ajla Tomljanovic 7-5, 6-2 on Saturday to advance to the final of the Japan Open. Wickmayer converted all five of her break point chances to dispatch the seventh-seeded Tomljanovic in 1 hour, 27 minutes at Ariake Colosseum. Wickmayer will face Magda Linette of Poland in Sunday's final. Linette ousted sixth-seeded Christina McHale...
Via Associated Press
September 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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