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Controversial French Open match ends with contentious, heated handshake

You could say that drama follows French tennis player Alize Cornet, but you'd technically be wrong because that implies Alize Cornet and drama are two separate entities when they're actually one and the same. They walk together, hand-in-hand, throughout the WTA and into Thursday's second-round match against German Tatjana Maria.Cornet and Maria split the first two sets, leading to...
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May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Cornet wins Hobart International in final over Bouchard

HOBART, Australia (AP) Alize Cornet ended Eugenie Bouchard's strong run at the Hobart International with a 6-1, 6-2 win over the Canadian in the final on Saturday. Cornet won her fifth WTA title and first since April 2014 in her third attempt at the Hobart International, one of the Australian Open Series warmup tournaments. It was Bouchard's best performance since a lengthy layoff...
Via Associated Press
January 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Player stung on behind during loss

When Lauren Davis lost her third-round match at the Sony Open in Miami Sunday, it wasn't just the defeat that stung.  The 19-year-old also had to deal with a wasp sting to her behind. During the gruelling loss to No.36 Alize Cornet under the hot Florida sun, a wasp buzzed Davis and stuck its little stinger right in her backside. Davis was in obvious pain but refused to blame her...
Via The Other Paper
March 25, 2013  |  1 Comment

Cornet captures Gastein Ladies title

Alize Cornet of France defeated Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium 7-5, 7-6 (1) on Sunday to win the Gastein Ladies for her first title in four years. The seventh-seeded Cornet, ranked 73rd, earned her second career title after winning in Budapest, Hungary, in 2008. She is 2-3 in WTA finals. She lost the final in Strasbourg last month. ''This was the tournament I wanted to win this year...
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June 16, 2012  |  Discuss

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