Marion Bartoli takes two victories in one day for Osaka title

Because of rain, the semifinals and final at the HP Open in Osaka had to be played on the same day. The final took place "after suitable rest"of the victorios semifinalists, who were Samantha...

Stosur advances to HP Open quarterfinals

After a big battle in the first round, Samantha Stosur scored a straight-set win over Japan's Misaki Doi in the second round and reached the quarterfinals of the HP Open in Osaka, the International...

Tanasugarn spoils Date Krumm’s record, wins historic Osaka final

Tamarine Tanasugarn claimed her fourth Sony Ericsson WTA Tour singles title in a historic HP final in Osaka against Kimiko Date Krumm. The final was special because it was the oldest known women’s final...

Kimiko Date Krumm and Tamarine Tanasugarn to play the oldest WTA final

With a combined age of 73 years, Kimiko Date Krumm and Tamarine Tanasugarn will play the oldest known final in the history of the Sony Ericsson WTA Tour, as both players upset their higher-ranked...

Date Krumm makes history with win over Stosur

Japanese Kimiko Date Krumm upset world No.8 Samantha Stosur in the quarterfinals of the HP Open in Osaka and became the first 40-something women’s tennis player to defeat a Top 10 player. With this...

Ana Ivanovic wins in Linz despite losing a game because of a bathroom break

Ana Ivanovic followed up her 6-2 6-0 victory over Sorana Cirstea in the first round with a 6-3 6-2 triumph over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova at the Generali Ladies Linz. The match will be remembered...

Samantha Stosur moves into HP Open quarterfinals

World No.8 Samantha Stosur won her first WTA singles title last year at the HP Open in Osaka and this year she won her first two matches with the score 6-0 6-3 to reach...

Samantha Stosur wins HP Open, finally crowns singles career

World No.15 Samantha Stosur has been a strong competitor on the Tour – 22 doubles titles, a bunch of Top 10 wins, career high of No.1 in doubles and No.13 in singles - still,...

Samantha Stosur, Francesca Schiavone reach HP Open final

Third seed Samantha Stosur edged defending champion and top seed Caroline Wozniacki 6-0 4-6 6-4 to advance to the HP Open final where she will face fourth seed Francesca Schiavone, who beat Sania Mirza...

More Sunday titles: Caroline Wozniacki wins in Tokyo, Sorana Cirstea crowned in Tashkent

Jelena Jankovic was not the only triumphant player on Sunday. The new world No.1 won the strongest tournament of the week though, but Caroline Wozniacki and Sorana Cirstea also clinched WTA Tour singles titles...
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