Top seed Angelique Kerber stunned in Doha

Playing her first match since winning the Australian Open with superb performance against Serena Williams in the final, if we don't count this month's Fed Cup, Angelique Kerber crashed out of the Qatar Total...

Doha PHOTOS: Halep, Svitolina, Kerber, Mertens win quarterfinals

Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina, Angelique Kerber and Elise Mertens won their Thursday's quarterfinals, becoming the last four women standing at the $916,131 Qatar Total Open in Doha. The fourth-seeded Svitolina opened quarterfinal action and brushed aside...

Ana Ivanovic suffers ankle injury, advances with tears in her eyes

Ana Ivanovic beat world No.50 Olga Govortsova 6-3, 6-1 to move into the third round of the Qatar Total Open, but the top seed’s victory was accompanied with what seemed to be quite a...

Safarova ends Azarenka’s Doha winning streak, claims 6th WTA title

Lucie Safarova entered the final of the Qatar Total Open with a discouraging 0-6 head-to-head record against Victoria Azarenka, who also boasted a 14-match winning streak at the tournament, having won the title in...

Cibulkova retires, hands comeback player Kleybanova a pass

Wildcard Alisa Kleybanova is still working her way back to the tennis top after overcoming Hodgkin's lymphoma, and following two losses in the qualifying rounds in 2014, at the Australian Open and Pattaya, the world...

Cibulkova edges Pavlyuchenkova to make Doha quarterfinals

On an action-packed Wednesday in Doha, third seed Dominika Cibulkova recorded a second-round victory over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, the only player who had finished her round one match on a rain-affected Tuesday at the Qatar Total Open. The world...

Radwanska accuses Azarenka of gamesmanship

In an interview after her Dubai quarterfinal win, Agnieszka Radwanska made it public that she "lost a lot of respect" for world No.1 Victoria Azarenka, because the Belarusian allegedly exaggerated her ankle injury pain during...

Doha WTA PHOTOS: Draw ceremony, Sharapova & kids, player practices

After photographing practices of Agnieszka Radwanska, Dominika Cibulkova and Elena Vesnina on Friday, our Jimmie48 had a busy Saturday that included the Qatar Total Open draw ceremony, first round of qualifying and more player...

Wozniacki wastes three match points against Safarova to fall in Doha opener

World No.28 Lucie Safarova upset world No.4 and recent No.1 Caroline Wozniacki in the second round of the $2,168,400 Qatar Total Open, even though Wozniacki had three match points at 5-4 in the third set. The...

Mertens shocks Halep to win biggest career title in Doha

Rallying to beat top seed Simona Halep in the Qatar Total Open final, Elise Mertens recorded her third consecutive Top 10 victory and won her fifth career title, her first at a Premier-level event. After...
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