MELBOURNE, Australia - Maria Sharapova smacked a forehand winner - the sort she's hit so many times, at so many key moments, over the years - to take control against defending champion Caroline Wozniacki at the Australian Open. Sharapova balled up her fists, ...
Jan 18, 2019
MELBOURNE, Australia - Caroline Wozniacki will have her most daunting challenge in defense of her Australian Open women's singles title when she takes on five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova in the third round at Melbourne Park on Friday.The ...
Jan 18, 2019
LONDON - Caroline Wozniacki complained about the flying insects at Wimbledon, demanding that bug spray be brought to the court.She wondered aloud whether play should be halted because of a brief drizzle.And the No. 2-seeded Wozniacki was not exactly gracious ...
Jul 5, 2018
DOHA, Qatar - Caroline Wozniacki outlasted former No. 1 Angelique Kerber, 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-3, in the Qatar Open quarterfinals and ensured she retained the top ranking from Simona Halep on Friday.No. 2-ranked Halep reached the semifinals with ...
Feb 17, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - Caroline Wozniacki has reached the Australian Open final for the first time with a 6-3, 7-6 (2) win Thursday over Elise Mertens, moving within one win of a Grand Slam breakthrough.It's her first Grand Slam ...
Jan 25, 2018
MELBOURNE, Australia - Caroline Wozniacki continues to cash in on her second chance at the Australian Open, reaching the quarterfinals here for the first time since 2012 with a 6-3, 6-0 win over Magdalena Rybarikova on Sunday.After her close call ...
Jan 21, 2018
AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the quarterfinals of the ASB Tennis Classic on Wednesday, beating Petra Martic of Croatia, 6-2, 6-2.After taking 58 minutes to beat American Madison Brengle in her first-round match Tuesday, ...
Jan 3, 2018
MOSCOW - The WTA says Johanna Konta has withdrawn from the Kremlin Cup next week, meaning Caroline Garcia has secured the eighth and last berth in the WTA Finals.Konta still isn't ready to play after a left foot injury forced ...
Oct 13, 2017
TORONTO - Elina Svitolina beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-0 to win the Rogers Cup final on Sunday (Monday, Manila time), giving her a fifth WTA Tour title this season.The 22-year-old Ukrainian used powerful groundstrokes and a big serve ...
Aug 14, 2017
TORONTO - Caroline Wozniacki cruised into the Rogers Cup final with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Sloane Stephens on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time).Wozniacki eliminated Stephens in a tidy 83 minutes at Aviva Centre."I think I was moving very well ...
Aug 13, 2017
TORONTO - Caroline Wozniacki made some changes this week to try to change her fortune in a city that has not been kind on the tennis front.Personal driver? Not needed this time around. Same hotel as before? Switch that booking.Wozniacki is ...
Aug 12, 2017
EASTBOURNE, England - Novak Djokovic advanced to his third final of 2017 by beating Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 6-4 on Friday (Saturday, Manila time) at the Eastbourne International, an event that is proving the ideal preparation for Wimbledon for the former No. ...
Jul 1, 2017
PARIS - Suddenly a Grand Slam semifinalist for the first time, Jelena Ostapenko sounded a lot like the carefree teenager she'll be for only a bit longer.Ostapenko, an unseeded 19-year-old from Latvia, displayed unbridled joy after using the ...
Jun 7, 2017
STUTTGART, Germany - Maria Sharapova's first opponent after her 15-month doping suspension says the Russian should not have been granted a wild card for the Porsche Grand Prix or upcoming tournaments.Roberta Vinci, who will face Sharapova in a highly ...
Apr 25, 2017
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Roger Federer's run at the Miami Open was one point from ending. Down 6-4 in a third-set tiebreaker to Tomas Berdych, the situation was officially dire.Yet even in that moment, Federer still felt some ...
Mar 31, 2017
KEY BISCAYNE, Florida - Roger Federer took a look around as he entered the stadium court at the Miami Open, already feeling the energy of the crowd.He gave them quite the show.Federer advanced to the fourth round at Key Biscayne on ...
Mar 28, 2017
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Elena Vesnina recovered after blowing three match points to beat Venus Williams 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 and reach the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open on Thursday night (Friday, Manila time).Vesnina staved off six break points ...
Mar 17, 2017
TOKYO - Former champion Caroline Wozniacki outlasted fourth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-4, to advance to the Pan Pacific Open quarterfinals on Wednesday.Wozniacki won four of five break points in the nearly three-hour match at ...
Sep 22, 2016
NEW YORK - Angelique Kerber earned the No. 1 ranking before she stepped on court, then she went out there and looked like a top-ranked player.Kerber is into her third major final of the year after dispatching Caroline Wozniacki in straight ...
Sep 9, 2016
NEW YORK - Doesn't matter to Caroline Wozniacki that she's ranked 74th. Or that she didn't win a Grand Slam match all year until she got to the US Open. She was sure she was capable of ...
Sep 7, 2016
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