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  1. Australia finally warms to beaten AzarenkaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    ... her the year after when she took a controversial medical time-out during her semi-final against American Sloane Stephens after blowing match points. With accusations of gamesmanship floating around Rod Laver Arena, Azarenka endured an icy reception ...

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  2. Friends or rivals: What's it like behind-the-scenes with tennis' top female stars?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... like to talk about them. There was great speculation about Williams' apparently icy relationship with Sloane Stephens, after the young American upset the No. 1-ranked player in the 2013 Australian Open quarter-final. No. 2 Maria Sharapova, who ...

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  3. 'Mean Girls' it's not but some players scoff at friendshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... like to talk about them. There was great speculation about Williams' apparently icy relationship with Sloane Stephens, after the young American upset the No. 1-ranked player in the 2013 Australian Open quarterfinal. No. 2 Maria Sharapova, who ...

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  4. Australian Open 2015: Victoria Azarenkaa s dream run continues with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | India.com

    Melbourne, Jan 24: Unseeded Victoria Azarenka kept her magical run going at the Australian Open tennis tournament, edging Czech Republic's Barbora Zahlavova Strycova to set up a fourth round clash with Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova. Azarenka, who had to go through Sloane Stephens and No.8 seed Caroline Wozniacki en route to the third round, looked headed for a routine straight set victory as she built a 6-4, 3-0 lead, her big ground strokes hitting their mark as Zahlavova Strycova kept searching for the right answers.

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  5. Unseeded Azarenka continues strong run at Australian OpenRead the original story

    Saturday | Newkerala.com

    Unseeded Victoria Azarenka kept her magical run going at the Australian Open tennis tournament, edging Czech Republic's Barbora Zahlavova Strycova to set up a fourth round clash with Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova. Azarenka, who had to go through Sloane Stephens and No.8 seed Caroline Wozniacki en route to the third round, looked headed for a routine straight set victory as she built a 6-4, 3-0 lead, her big ground strokes hitting their mark as Zahlavova Strycova kept searching for the right answers.

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  6. Azarenka wins third-round Open clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... who won the tournament in 2012 and 2013. The Belarusian earlier took down eighth seed Caroline Wozniacki and Sloane Stephens - the woman she met in a 2013 semi-final at Melbourne Park. If the 25-year-old ousts 11th seed Cibulkova, a blockbuster ...

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  7. Watch Match Point Of Andreas Seppi's Stunning Australian Open Win Over Roger Federer [Video]Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Tennis Articles

    ... [Video] Watch Dmitry Tursunov Complain About Rafael Nadal's Butt-Picking And Time Wasting [Video] Watch Sloane Stephens Risk Life And Limb - She Got Knives Thrown At Her! [Video] MUST SEE VIDEO: Watch John Isner Get Hit By A Lob And Lose The Point!!

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  8. In knocking out Caroline Wozniacki, Victoria Azarenka shows champion's formRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sporting News

    ... one match to another. Azarenka was been forced into difficult early-round matches against talented American Sloane Stephens and Wozniacki. Next up: Barbora Zahlavova Strycova. "I don't know what's going to happen in the future. I just want to be ...

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  9. Fantasy Alarm: Exciting fantasy matchups highlight NBA slateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sporting News

    ... injury. That led to two great matchups usually seen much later in major tournaments, first against American Sloane Stephens and then against Wozniacki. At least one or two times a year tennis fans get an early-round matchup of two heavyweights at a ...

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  10. Azarenka makes loud statement at Melbourne ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Reuters

    ... Park, where she reigned supreme in 2012 and 2013. Having mowed through her opening matches against American Sloane Stephens and Wozniacki, she next plays a very winnable match against Czech 25th seed Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova. After finishing off ...

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  11. Azarenka reaches Australian Open round threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Charter97

    ... player at 4-4. In the opener the Belarusian needed an hour and 15 minutes to seal a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Sloane Stephens of the United States (32). Victoria Azarenka will next play Czech Barbora Zahlavova Strycova (23). The Belarusian leads the ...

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  12. Australian Open 2015: Predictions for Top Stars in Day 4 Singles DrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | BleacherReport

    ... always nice to see an unknown player go through a difficult draw as an unseeded competitor. After beating Sloane Stephens, the young Victoria is a former No. 1 player in the world before an injury caused a decline in the rankings. She defeated ...

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  13. Victoria Azarenka vs Caroline Wozniacki, Australian Open 2015: Free...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | India.com

    ... last encounter in 2013 Cincinnati Masters. The former champion is coming off victory against known opponent Sloane Stephens 6-3, 6-2. Meanwhile Caroline Wozniacki also defeated another American Taylor Townsend 7-6, 6-2. Australian Open 2015 , the ...

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  14. Ouch! Watch This Australian Open Ballkid Get Hit In The You Know What [Video]Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Tennis Articles

    ... third round. Also Check Out: Novak Djokovic Sits With A Ballkid During French Open Rain Delay [Video] Watch Sloane Stephens Risk Life And Limb - She Got Knives Thrown At Her! [Video] Roger Federer Smashing His Racquet Video Watch Sorana Cirstea ...

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  15. What's Next for Sloane Stephens After Early 2015 Australian Open Exit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BleacherReport

    At just 21 years old, the window may already be closing on American Sloane Stephens' opportunity to climb into the top echelon of women's tennis. Two years after being the darling of the 2013 Australian Open , Stephens had her 2015 tournament cut short in the first round on Tuesday when she suffered a straight-sets defeat at the hands of two-time champion Victoria Azarenka .

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  16. Caroline Wozniacki, Victoria Azarenka meet early in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | USA Today

    ... from American charges in round one, Wozniacki beating up-and-comer Taylor Townsend and Azarenka defeating Sloane Stephens, the former world No. 11. An early match against such a highly regarded opponent is something Wozniacki's close friend (and ...

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  17. Azarenka, at home in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Indian Express

    Victoria Azarenka and Sloane Stephens have played each other in Melbourne and only in Melbourne, and although the plot lines in their matches have varied greatly, the bottom line has remained the same. Azarenka had yet to drop a set to Stephens, a younger, speedier American, and Tuesday's match at the Australian Open was no different, even though Azarenka is unseeded instead of grunting and gazing down from the top of the pyramid.

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  18. Aus Open: Wozniacki sets up clash against Azarenka in Round 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Melbourne: Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka stormed through a grudge match with Sloane Stephens yesterday to set up a mouth-watering second round clash with close friend and eighth seed Caroline Wozniacki. Azarenka, ranked just 44 at Melbourne Park after an injury-marred 2014, showed why she is regarded as the most dangerous unseeded player at this year's tournament when she brushed aside the American 6-3, 6-2.

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  19. Australian Open 2015: Americans with the Best Chance of Reaching Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | BleacherReport

    ... Isner's big serve. The 6'10" bomber lit up Jimmy Wang for 31 aces in his first-round match. The women lost Sloane Stephens to the wrath of unseeded Victoria Azarenka , and Taylor Townsend bowed out thanks to the resurgent Caroline Wozniacki. There's ...

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  20. Bodo: Life lessons from the Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | ESPN

    ... Australian Open champion and former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka found herself at loggerheads in the draw with Sloane Stephens for the third consecutive year. This time, they met in the first round because neither was seeded -- Stephens because she's ...

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