Victoria Azarenka, Daniela Hantuchova Withdraw From Washington WTA Event
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Victoria Azarenka, Daniela Hantuchova Withdraw From Washington WTA Event

While Victoria Azarenka pulled out with a right shoulder injury, Daniela Hantuchova withdrew due to illness.

IPTL: Ana Ivanovic Says
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IPTL: Ana Ivanovic Says 'Hard to Imagine' Faster Future for Game

Ana Ivanovic five routinely broke Daniela Hantuchova's serve in a 6-0 match that was over in a whirlwind 15 minutes, as the International Premier Tennis League got underway in Manila.

Li Na overcomes late scare to reach second round at China Open
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Li Na overcomes late scare to reach second round at China Open

The world number five overcame a late surge from her opponent Daniela Hantuchova to register a 6-0, 6-4 victory.

Nineteen suspects detained in Czech-Slovak match-fixing probe
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Nineteen suspects detained in Czech-Slovak match-fixing probe

Czech public radio and television reported that the players are mostly from lower divisions but that some are from the top Czech league.

US Open 2013: Daniela Hantuchova cruises past American wildcard Riske
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US Open 2013: Daniela Hantuchova cruises past American wildcard Riske

Hantuchova, a 2008 Australian Open semi-finalist in her best Grand Slam run, has matched her best US Open showing from 2002 by reaching the final eight.

US Open: Former champion Sam Stosur dumped out by American teenager
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US Open: Former champion Sam Stosur dumped out by American teenager

17-year-old qualifier Victoria Duval, a daughter of Haitian parents and ranked at 296, beat the 11th seed and 2011 champion 5-7, 6-4, 6-4.

Agnieszka Radwanska, Ana Ivanovic reach Carlsbad quarter-finals
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Agnieszka Radwanska, Ana Ivanovic reach Carlsbad quarter-finals

Radwanska was joined in the quarter-finals by younger sister Urszula, who stunned sixth-seeded Serbian Jelena Jankovic 6-2, 4-6, 6-3

Martina Hingis makes return to WTA Tour with doubles win
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Martina Hingis makes return to WTA Tour with doubles win

Hingis consistently showed the deft hands that made her a nine-time Grand Slam doubles champion. The 32-year-old is scheduled to play doubles with Hantuchova in four tournaments, including the U.S. Open.

Martina Hingis says singles not in comeback plans
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Martina Hingis says singles not in comeback plans

Hingis, who won five Grand Slam singles titles and nine in doubles and was ranked number one in the world for a total of 209 weeks, says she didn't think she had the appetite for the training that would be necessary.

Daniela Hantuchova opens Carlsbad campaign with a bang
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Daniela Hantuchova opens Carlsbad campaign with a bang

Slovakia's Hantuchova, who needed just 47 minutes to dispatch Paszek, set up a second-round clash with second-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska.

Agnieszka Radwanska defends
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Agnieszka Radwanska defends 'beautiful' naked photo-shoot

Radwanska, who makes no secret of her strong Catholic faith, was photographed in the "Body Issue" of ESPN Magazine in profile without a stitch, sitting in a lawn chair by a pool filled with tennis balls.

Martina Hingis comes out of retirement, to play doubles
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Martina Hingis comes out of retirement, to play doubles

Hingis, winner of 43 WTA titles, retired twice. She first retired in 2003 at the age of 22 owing to recurring ankle injury before returning to the WTA Tour in 2006.

Maria Sharapova pulls out of Stanford event due to hip injury
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Maria Sharapova pulls out of Stanford event due to hip injury

Sharapova and Flipkens will be replaced in the 28-player draw by world number 46 Daniela Hantuchova and Christina McHale, who is ranked 79th.

Wimbledon 2013: Paes-Stepanek win opener, Bhupathi-Hantuchova exit mixed doubles
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Wimbledon 2013: Paes-Stepanek win opener, Bhupathi-Hantuchova exit mixed doubles

Fourth seeds Paes and Stepanek won the match, stretched to second day after being suspended due to rain, with a 7-6 (6) 6-4, 6-7 (1), 6-4 win after battling hard with the Italian-Israeli pair for three hours and five minutes.

Daniela Hantuchova wins Birmingham generation battle
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Daniela Hantuchova wins Birmingham generation battle

The former world number five from Slovakia showed she still has remarkable resilience as she beat the sensational new girl - Donna Vekic - from Croatia 7-6 (7/5), 6-4.

Mona Barthel advances to 3rd round at Aegon Classic
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Mona Barthel advances to 3rd round at Aegon Classic

In other second-round matches, fourth-seeded Tamira Paszek of Austria lost to American Alison Riske, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3, and eighth-seeded Urszula Radwanska of Poland was beaten by Croatia's Donna Vekic, 6-3, 6-2.

Qatar Open: Serena, Sharapova advance to third round
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Qatar Open: Serena, Sharapova advance to third round

Serena Williams defeated

Maria Kirilenko beats Elena Vesnina to enter Pattaya Open semis
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Maria Kirilenko beats Elena Vesnina to enter Pattaya Open semis

Kirilenko, who last year lost to Ana Ivanovic in the final, will take on Sorana Cirstea of Romania on Saturday.

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