Brilliant Svetlana Kuznetsova wins the Apia International Sydney

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Svetlana Kuznetsova won two matches in one day, her long three-set semifinal against Simona Halep and just hours later her final against Monica Puig, to win the Apia International Sydney for her 16th WTA career...

Injured Amelie Mauresmo, Na Li withdraw from Australian Open warmup

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Amelie Mauresmo and Na Li have withdrawn from the Medibank International, the last major tuneup event before the Australian Open. Mauresmo has re-injured her left thigh, while Li has a right knee injury. "Unfortunately I have...

Stosur storms into Sydney quarterfinals, Errani slips past Jankovic

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For the first time in 11 years, Aussie Sam Stosur is into the Apia International Sydney quarterfinals and her resounding defeat of Slovakian player Daniela Hantuchova made a statement that she is on a...

Sydney: Ivanovic suffers second straight loss in 2016, JJ advances

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Ana Ivanovic's 2016 is not really hitting off, as after her first-round exit at the ASB Classic in Auckland, the Serb waved goodbye after her first match at the Apia International Sydney. Jelena Jankovic, on...

Sydney PHOTOS: Kerber reaches quarterfinals, Kvitova & Stephens win openers

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Defending champion and second seed Angelique Kerber reached the quarterfinals of the Sydney International on Tuesday, withstanding big pressure in the first set against Camila Giorgi and then recovering from an early deficit in the second set...

Kvitova overcomes Barty in Sydney final

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The Sydney International final was down to the third-set tiebreak and Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova overcame last year's runner-up Ashleigh Barty to win the Premier-level tournament for the second time, preventing the Australian from...

Traditionally miserable at home, second first-round loss for Stosur in Australia in 2013

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Australian No.1 Samantha Stosur has always struggled with the pressure of high expectations on home soil and this year she had an additional burden in the form of insufficient preparations due to a minor ankle...

Monica Puig makes a stand to reach semifinals in Sydney

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Monica Puig turned the tables in dramatic fashion on Wednesday with a definitive 6-4 6-4 victory over Aussie home favorite Samantha Stosur. In their previous four meetings, Puig had never even won a set,...

Radwanska captures Sydney title as Cibulkova melts away

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Agnieszka Radwanska capped perfect two weeks with a 6-0 6-0 thrashing of Dominika Cibulkova in the final of the Apia International Sydney. The Slovakian, always hot or cold, finished the wonderful week that featured...

Ashleigh Barty returns to Sydney finals, Kvitova awaits

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Home favorite Ashleigh Barty surged into her second straight Sydney International final rallying from a set down to beat seventh seed Kiki Bertens 6-7(4) 6-4 7-5. Later in the rainy day, fifth seed Petra...