Posts Tagged Women’s tennis

Muguruza beats Pennetta at Tournament of Champions

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Garbine Muguruza moved a step closer to the semifinals by beating favorite Flavia Pennetta of Italy 0-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Thursday.

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Muguruza beats Makarova at Tournament of Champions

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Garbine Muguruza’s perfect serve helped her to a surprise 6-2, 6-1 victory over top-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Wednesday.

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Wozniacki confident she can finish NYC Marathon

Professional tennis player Caroline Wozniacki talks during a news conference, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in New York. The Danish tennis star, formerly top-ranked in the world,  will run the New York City Marathon, Sunday, Nov. 2, to raise funds for the New York Road Runners Team for Kids charity, which promotes youth running. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki started having nightmares of being rolled off the New York City Marathon course in a wheelchair.

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Petra Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup final

PRAGUE (AP) — Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will lead the Czech Republic and Angelique Kerber will play for Germany in next week’s Fed Cup final.

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Cibulkova, Navarro, Pennetta win in straight sets

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Dominika Cibulkova and Carla Suarez Navarro were straight-sets winners at the start of the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Tuesday.

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