Wimbledon 2018: World No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki Knocked Out In Second Round
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Wimbledon 2018: World No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki Knocked Out In Second Round

Caroline Wozniacki suffered fresh Wimbledon woe as the world number two suffered a shock 6-4, 1-6, 7-5 defeat against Ekaterina Makarova in the second round on Wednesday.

Maria Sharapova Labours Into China Open Round Three
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Maria Sharapova Labours Into China Open Round Three

The five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova racked up eight double faults through the first two sets before swiftly sealing the match in the decider

French Open: World No. 1 Angelique Kerber Suffers Shocking First Round Exit
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French Open: World No. 1 Angelique Kerber Suffers Shocking First Round Exit

Germany's Angelique Kerber became the first top seed in French Open history to lose in the opening round when she was knocked out by Russia's Ekaterina Makarova 6-2, 6-2 on Sunday.

Australian Open: Confident Johanna Konta Sets Up Serena Williams Clash
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Australian Open: Confident Johanna Konta Sets Up Serena Williams Clash

This time last year Johanna Konta, 25, was a largely unknown entity, but her run to the Australian Open last four in 2016 put her on the map and she followed it up with a stellar season that saw her named the WTA's most improved player

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal Outlasts Teenager Alexander Zverev, Serena Williams Cruises
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Australian Open: Rafael Nadal Outlasts Teenager Alexander Zverev, Serena Williams Cruises

Rafael Nadal needed all his trademark grit against Alexander Zverev, 19, dubbed "the future of tennis", and his superior fitness told as he ground out a thrilling 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3, 6-2 win

US Open: Kei Nishikori Enters Men
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US Open: Kei Nishikori Enters Men's Singles Second Round

Japanese sixth seed Kei Nishikori quashed German Benjamin Becker's rally attempt, emerging with a 6-1, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 victory on the new Grandstand court in two hours 10 minutes.

French Open: Caroline Garcia-Kristina Mladenovic Clinch Women
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French Open: Caroline Garcia-Kristina Mladenovic Clinch Women's Doubles Title

Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic became the first French duo to win the French Open after 46 years as they defeated Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina to clinch the women's doubles title.

Maria Sharapova to Face Ekaterina Makarova in Brisbane First Round
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Maria Sharapova to Face Ekaterina Makarova in Brisbane First Round

Defending champion and third seed Maria Sharapova will play world number 23 Makarova in a rematch from last year's Australian Open semifinal.

Deflated Ekaterina Makarova Says She was Psyched Out
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Deflated Ekaterina Makarova Says She was Psyched Out

Ekaterina Makarova lost to Maria Sharapova in the Australian Open semifinals.

Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova Hot Favourites in Australian Open Semis
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Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova Hot Favourites in Australian Open Semis

World number 1 Serena Williams and her arch-rival Maria Sharapova have bounced back from rather rickety starts to register strong performances in Australian Open. They now may face off against each other in the final.

Simona Halep Blames Stress for Australian Open Surrender
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Simona Halep Blames Stress for Australian Open Surrender

Simona Halep made the final of the French Open and the semis at Wimbledon last year but said the experience did not help during Tuesday's massacre at Melbourne Park.

Australian Open: Maria Sharapova Downs Eugenie Bouchard To Make Semis
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Australian Open: Maria Sharapova Downs Eugenie Bouchard To Make Semis

Billed as a Glam Slam showdown between two of the game's most marketable women, an intense Maria Sharapova was all business in the crushing 6-3, 6-2 win on a cool, overcast Melbourne day. Sharapova will face dark horse Ekaterina Makarova.

Ekaterina Makarova, Elena Vesnina Dash Martina Hingis
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Ekaterina Makarova, Elena Vesnina Dash Martina Hingis' US Open Title Dream

Martina Hingis, 33, was playing with Italy's Flavia Pennetta but despite a promising start to the women's doubles final they went down 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 to fourth seeds Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina.

Serena Williams to Face Caroline Wozniacki in US Open Final After Shuai Peng Drama
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Serena Williams to Face Caroline Wozniacki in US Open Final After Shuai Peng Drama

World number one Serena Williams, winner of the past two titles at Flushing Meadows and five overall, will try to match Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova on 18 career major titles when she faces her good friend Caroline Wozniacki on Sunday.

In U.S. Open Women
Ben Rothenberg, The New York Times

In U.S. Open Women's Semifinals, 2 Players Are in a New Setting

This U.S. Open has two final-four debutantes in Peng Shuai and Ekaterina Makarova.

US Open: Ekaterina Makarova Tunes up for Serena Williams Showdown With Doubles Win
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US Open: Ekaterina Makarova Tunes up for Serena Williams Showdown With Doubles Win

Russians Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina ended the surprising run of Japanese veteran Kimiko Date-Krumm and Czech partner Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 7-5, 6-3 and will take on Martina Hingis and Flavia Pennetta in the final.

US Open:
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US Open: 'No Excuses' Despite Food Poisoning, Says Beaten Victoria Azarenka

Victoria Azarenka, bidding to reach a third straight Flushing Meadows final, fell 6-4, 6-2 to Russian lefty Ekaterina Makaraova, who reached the first Grand Slam semi-final of her career.

Makarova Defeats Azarenka to Reach U.S. Open Semifinals
Lynn Zinser, The New York Times

Makarova Defeats Azarenka to Reach U.S. Open Semifinals

17th-seeded Ekaterina Makarova crafted a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Victoria Azarenka, the No. 16 seed to set up a semifinal meeting with world No.1 Serena Williams.

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