Jul 19, 2013
Knapp, Meusburger reach Gastein Ladies semifinals
Karin Knapp of Italy routed second-seeded Annika Beck of Germany 6-0, 6-1 at the Gastein Ladies on Friday to reach her third semifinal of the season.
Beck, Meusburger advance in Austria
Annika Beck of Germany came from behind to beat Mandy Minella of Luxembourg 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 and reach her fifth quarterfinal of the season at the Gastein Ladies on Thursday.
Begu, Knapp advance to 2nd round of Gastein Ladies
Third-seeded Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania defeated Carina Witthoeft of Germany 6-3, 6-3 in the first round of the Gastein Ladies on Monday.
Arantxa Rus loses 17th straight WTA match at Wimbledon
A wise man once said of tennis, "This is a sport of victories. It's not a sport of losing.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Dutch tennis player loses 17th consecutive match
Dutch tennis player Arantxa Rus lost her 17th consecutive main-draw, tour-level match Tuesday at Wimbledon, equaling the longest WTA losing streak on record.