Feb 21, 2012
Marina Erakovic into Memphis quarterfinals
Marina Erakovic is through to the quarterfinals of the Memphis WTA tournament after beating Russia's Evgeniya Rodina 6-3 6-4. It is the first time Erakovic has reached the last eight of a WTA tournament since she made it to the final at Quebec last September and this win will give her enough points to continue her rise up the world rankings from ... (more)
Magdalena Rybarikova fights off spirit comeback to advance to Dow...
Magdalena Rybarikova couldn't put her finger on exactly what changed. But sometime midway through that second set, the momentum of her semifinal match turned on a dime, and an an impending blowout somehow became a third-set nailbiter.
Rodionova's winning start
ARINA Rodionova is hoping to follow in the footsteps of elder sister Anastasia on and off the tennis court after making a winning start at the Launceston International yesterday.
Australian Open women's results
First round: Lucie Hradecka beat Evgeniya Rodina 6-3 6-1; 2-Petra Kvitova beat Vera Dushevina 6-2 6-0; Shahar Peer beat Isabella Holland 6-2 6-0; Carla Suarez Navarro beat Irina Begu 6-1 7-5 First round: 15-Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova beat Klara Zakopalova 7-6 6-1; 27-Maria Kirilenko beat Jarmila Gajdosova 6-4 6-2; Vania King beat Kateryna Bondarenko ... (more)