French Open: Maria Sharapova Desperate To End 14-Year Losing Streak To Serena Williams
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French Open: Maria Sharapova Desperate To End 14-Year Losing Streak To Serena Williams

Maria Sharapova's last win over Serena Williams came at the 2004 WTA Tour Championships -- before even the birth of Twitter and YouTube.

Serena Williams Makes Stunning Comeback To Reach French Open Third Round
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Serena Williams Makes Stunning Comeback To Reach French Open Third Round

Serena Williams, seeking a 24th Grand Slam title, will face Germany's Julia Goerges for a place in the French Open last 16.

Julia Goerges Withdraws From Sydney International After Auckland Win
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Julia Goerges Withdraws From Sydney International After Auckland Win

Organisers of the Sydney tournament, a warm-up for the first Grand Slam of the year, said Julia Goerges had pulled out with a right knee injury.

Julia Goerges Stuns Caroline Wozniacki in Latest Auckland Classic Upset
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Julia Goerges Stuns Caroline Wozniacki in Latest Auckland Classic Upset

The 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 defeat of Caroline Wozniacki, the Danish third seed and former world number one, eliminated the last of the WTA Auckland Classic drawcards, a day after the exit of the two top seeds Serena and Venus Williams.

Julia Goerges Crushes Svetlana Kuznetsova as Seeds Tumble in Dubai
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Julia Goerges Crushes Svetlana Kuznetsova as Seeds Tumble in Dubai

Julia Goerges cruised past double Grand Slam winner Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-0, 6-1 in the first round of the Dubai Tennis Championships.

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.

Angelique Kerber reaches quarterfinals of Monterrey Open
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Angelique Kerber reaches quarterfinals of Monterrey Open

Kerber, ranked sixth in the world, broke Kudryavtseva 10 times, but dropped her own serve eight times to allow her Russian opponent to stay in the match.

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China's Li Na books a place in Australian Open's fourth round

The sixth seed, a finalist at Melbourne Park in 2011, won 6-4, 6-1 in 71 minutes and will next play 18th-seeded German Julia Goerges, who beat Li's compatriot Zheng Jie in their third round clash.

Samantha Stosur admits she choked to send China
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Samantha Stosur admits she choked to send China's Zheng Jie through

Zheng was never going to be a pushover. Once ranked 15 in the world with four career singles titles to her name, she has slipped to 40 but had the measure of Stosur in the first set.

Pervak ousts Wozniacki from Brisbane International
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Pervak ousts Wozniacki from Brisbane International

In a titanic battle lasting 2hrs 48mins, left-handed Pervak eased past Wozniacki 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7/1) in the first shock of the season-opening WTA tournament.

Azarenka beats Goerges to win Linz WTA
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Azarenka beats Goerges to win Linz WTA

Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka won her sixth WTA title of the season on Sunday by beating Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-4 at the Generali Ladies.

Wimbledon 2012: Leander Paes-Vesnina reach semi-final
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Wimbledon 2012: Leander Paes-Vesnina reach semi-final

Leander Paes and his partner Elena Vesnina stormed into the semifinals of mixed doubles competition after a straight set win over Paul Hanley and Alla Kudryavtseva in the Wimbledon here.

Wimbledon 2012: Ana Ivanovic battles back to reach last 16
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Wimbledon 2012: Ana Ivanovic battles back to reach last 16

Former world number one Ana Ivanovic gave the perfect response to her critics as she battled into the Wimbledon fourth round with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 win against Germany's Julia Goerges on Saturday.

Wimbledon 2012: Li Na and Samantha Stosur into second round
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Wimbledon 2012: Li Na and Samantha Stosur into second round

US Open champion Samantha Stosur of Australia was the first woman to make the Wimbledon second round on Monday, cruising past Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro.

Stosur starts with a win in Madrid
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Stosur starts with a win in Madrid

US Open champion Samantha Stosur got off to a winning start at the Madrid Masters on Saturday, the Australian advancing to the second round with a 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (7-5) victory over Croatian Petra Martic.

Sharapova downs Azarenka to claim 25th title
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Sharapova downs Azarenka to claim 25th title

Maria Sharapova earned her first title of the year on Sunday as she blasted her way past world number one Victoria Azarenka 6-1, 6-4 in the final of the Stuttgart claycourt tournament.

Samantha Stosur gives Australia 1-0 lead over Germany
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Samantha Stosur gives Australia 1-0 lead over Germany

Samantha Stosur gave Australia a 1-0 lead over Germany in their Fed Cup World Group playoff by beating Angelique Kerber in straight sets on Saturday.

Babos wins 1st WTA title at Monterrey Open
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Babos wins 1st WTA title at Monterrey Open

Timea Babos of Hungary won her first WTA title on Sunday with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Alexandra Cadantu of Romania in the Monterrey Open final.

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